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The University of Texas at Dallas Homecoming 2019

November 13-16

Nov. 12

Homecoming Sneak Peek

10 a.m.-2 p.m. | New Location: SU Lower Level (Ping Pong Area)
Sponsor: Homecoming Street Team

Learn about Homecoming and enjoy music from Radio UTD, light refreshments, giveaways and the Farmer’s Market Popup.

Nov. 13

Chalk Art Exhibit and Contest

8 a.m.-2 p.m. | Chess Plaza Area
Sponsored by Comet Sprit Programs

"Comets are out of this world!” Show us your school spirit through art! Prizes awarded to individual students and student organizations.

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Thanks Day

12-2 p.m. | Galaxy Rooms
Sponsored by Office of Development and Alumni Relations

Join the Student Ambassadors on Thanks Day. Write a thank you note to a donor, enjoy games, fun and a free hot chocolate bar!

Fashion Show

2-3 p.m. | SSA Video Game Wall
Sponsored by Auxiliary Services

Check out the latest trends in Comet fashions for sale at the campus bookstore. Registration closes Oct. 29.

Sign Up to Model

Homecoming Kickoff

7-9 p.m. | Campus Mall
Sponsored by the Homecoming Committee

Light up the night! The official kickoff of Homecoming includes music, games, food, giveaways and more.

Nov. 14

Comets Got Talent

7-9 p.m. | Galaxy Rooms
Sponsored by Student Media

UTD TV is calling all singers, dancers, jugglers, poets, instrument players, lion tamers or anyone with talent that can be performed in under 10 minutes. Email your video audition and names of all students involved to [email protected]. The top 10 finalists will be chosen to perform for a chance to win a grand prize.

Registration closes Nov. 3 at 12 p.m.

Meteor Theater Presents: Spider Man: Far from Home

8-10 p.m. | SSA Auditorium
Sponsored by SUAAB

Free screening of the blockbuster hit movie!

Up All Night Float Building

8-11 p.m. | Lot T Overflow
Sponsored by Student Organization Center

Enjoy music and food while decorating your Homecoming float.

Nov. 15

Homecoming Parade

12 p.m. | Rutford Avenue
Sponsored by Student Organization Center

Watch a parade of custom-designed golf carts, cars, trucks, live music and loads of Comet spirit. Prizes awarded. Registration closes Nov. 4 at 12 p.m.

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Register Your Float

Parade of Flags

Participate in the Parade of Flags segment of the Homecoming Parade. Registration closes Nov. 8.

Register to Participate

Parade After Party

1 p.m. | Visitors Center Atrium
Sponsored by Homecoming Committee and Auxiliary Services

Savor delicious food and drinks and talk up your favorite floats in an atmosphere reminiscent of All Gold Everything.

Cardboard Boat Regatta

6-8 p.m. | Activity Center Natatorium
Sponsored by UREC

Watch as teams race boats made entirely of duct tape and cardboard. Prizes awarded. Registration closes Nov. 6.

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Nov. 16

Homefest

10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Lot J
Sponsored by Student Government and SUAAB

Featuring a concert, tailgate party, and Comet Street, where you’ll find food, music, games, rides, caricature artists and a limited supply of freebies.

Tailgate Registration

Women’s Basketball

2 p.m. | Activity Center Main Gym
Sponsored by Intercollegiate Athletics

Cheer on our women's basketball team as they take on the Southwestern Pirates.

Hunt for the Golden Temocs

Cheers to 50 years—will you find the gold? Beginning on Nov. 13, search for 50 gold Temocs hidden throughout campus. Log the locations and turn in your form by 12 p.m. on Nov. 15 to SSA 14.120.

You could win a $100, $75 or $50 gift card to the University Bookstore! One entry per currently enrolled student. In case of a tie, winners will be drawn at random. Winners will be notified Nov. 18.

Download Entry Form

Color the Comet

Registered student organizations are invited to paint or decorate a Comet! Entries will be displayed throughout campus during Homecoming, and winners will be announced at Homefest on Nov. 16. Prizes, to be donated to the student organization account for future use: first place: $200, second place $100, third place $50.

Pick up your Comet beginning Oct. 28 in SU 2.4. Deadline for entry is Nov. 12 by 5 p.m.

Homecoming Court

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Queen Nominees

April Rose Boyd

April
Boyd

Chloe Verhaeghe

Chloe
Verhaeghe

Lillian Turner

Lillian
Turner

Noelle Jacobs

Noelle
Jacobs

Nora Stillwell

Nora
Stillwell

King Nominees

Andrew Blodgett

Andrew
Blodgett

Ayoub Mohammed

Ayoub
Mohammed

Eric Aaeberg

Eric
Aaberg

Johnathan Pacione

Johnathan
Pacione

Zacharias Mulat

Zacharias
Mulat

Homecoming Committee

Sarah Romanko

Sarah
Romanko

Homecoming Student Director

Brianna Tully

Brianna
Tully

Homefest Co-Chair

Van Dao

Van
Dao

Homefest Co-Chair

Alyssa Simpson

Alyssa
Simpson

Homecoming Parade & Up All Night Co-Chair

Steven Gomez

Steven
Gomez

Homecoming Parade & Up All Night Co-Chair

Jack “JP” Reuter

Jack “JP”
Reuter

Comets Got Talent Chair

Stephanie Royer

Stephanie
Royer

Tailgate Co-Chair

Eric Chen

Eric
Chen

Tailgate Co-Chair

Kynsee Gesch

Kynsee
Gesch

Street Team

Tamara Havis

Tamara
Havis

Street Team

Harshini Rallapalli

Harshini
Rallapalli

Street Team

Shanika Jacob

Shanika
Jacob

Street Team

Coraima Solange

Coraima
Solange

Street Team

Door Decorating Contest

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SSB 4.6 Homecoming Door

Door #1

SSB 4.600

JSOM 13.328 Homecoming Door

Door #2

JSOM 13.328

AD 2.418 Homecoming Door

Door #3

AD 2.418

FO 2.210 Homecoming Door

Door #4

FO 2.210

Esports Arena Homecoming Door

Door #5

Esports Arena

SSB 4.5 Homecoming Door

Door #6

SSB 4.5

SSB 4.300 Homecoming Door

Door #7

SSB 4.300

SSA 14.270 Homecoming Door

Door #8

SSA 14.270

SSA 14.431 Homecoming Door

Door #9

SSA 14.431

SSB 2.400 Homecoming Door

Door #10

SSB 2.400

SSA 14.120 Homecoming Door

Door #11

SSA 14.120

SSB 4.400 Homecoming Door

Door #12

SSB 4.400

SU 1.160 Homecoming Door

Door #13

SU 1.160

HH 2.115 Homecoming Door

Door #14

HH 2.115

HH 2.126 Homecoming Door

Door #15

HH 2.126

HH 2.114 Homecoming Door

Door #16

HH 2.114

SU 2.401 Homecoming Door

Door #17

SU 2.401

RHSW 2.007 Homecoming Door

Door #18

RHSW 2.007

JSOM 1.216 Homecoming Door

Door #19

JSOM 1.216

FM 1.308 Homecoming Door

Door #20

FM 1.308

ECSS 2.502 Homecoming Door

Door #21

ECSS 2.502

JSOM 2.250 Homecoming Door

Door #22

JSOM 2.250

ECSN 4.7 Homecoming Door

Door #23

ECSN 4.7

SPIN II 11.175 Homecoming Door

Door #24

SPIN II 11.175