Starting Monday September 12th, Park University is hosting a wide variety of events, face to face, online, or at your Campus Center to help you engage with Park University Homecoming Tradition. Since 1951, Homecoming (formerly Harvest Fest) has been an integral part of the Park University experience and we are glad to continue that tradition today. This year we are hosting special “Pirate Days” event throughout Park University and each day we are hosting an exciting activity that all members of the Park University community can enjoy.
Every letter of the week corresponds with an activity or event that YOU can participate in regardless of location. Download the poster here.
(P) - Park Pride Monday 9/12/2016
Dont miss our first Pep Rally in the Pirate Cafe. Starting at 12p.m., we will be offering, free food, free swag, and great opportunities to celebrate your inner Pirate.
All day, take a picture of yourself decorated in Park apparel and tag it (#ParkProud) or email it to Studentlife@park.edu to enter into a drawing for exclusive Pirate memorabilia. Don’t miss your chance to win Park Gear!
(I) - International Pirate Tuesday 9/13/2016
Join us for a Movie Night starting at 6p.m.at Copley Quad Student Residence.
Park University is hosting a panel on its History Book at National Archives in Kansas City (400 W. Pershing Road, Kansas City, MO 64108).
Show us what it means to be a Global Citizen. Tag us online at #ParkProud or send an email to email@example.com with a picture of what it means to be a Global Citizen for your chance to win Amazon gift cards: $25, $50, $100. To be eligible, show us your best image of what it means to be a Park University Global Citizen by representing Park University.
(R) Riches of Park University Wednesday 9/14/2016
Free Coffee and Donuts 9AM-11AM and Join us at the Career Fair in the Breckon Sports Center from 10 - 3p.m.
Online? Explore the riches are all around you! Send in your favorite memory of what makes Park University great to firstname.lastname@example.org, upload it to our facebook page www.facebook.com/studentlife. Winners can win Amazon gift cards in the amount of $25 and $50.
(A) Ahoy Pirates - Park and Pirate Trivia Thursday 9/15/2016
On our Parkville Campus, join us for a Rock and Rec event. We are opening up the fitness center all day and night to bring you a rock wall, free food, and great prizes just for stopping in.
If you are at a distance, follow Student Life at Park University on Twitter, Facebook, on Pirate Trivia Questions and answers All Day. Win prizes just for following our social channels and answering questions.
(T) Together at Park Friday 9/16/2016
Join us for Stone Canyon Pizza on Friday night from 5- 8 p.m. FREE to all Students.
Online or at a distance? Spill some digital ink on our Student Life facebook wall or emailing email@example.com with the answer to tattoo trivia questions throughout the day.
(E) Eye Patches and Excellence Saturday 9/17/2016
Fun for the whole day with free Soccer Games at 12 PM and 2PM with the Homecoming CROWNING at halftime of the Men's Game. Make sure to dress up in your favorite Park University swag!
If you can't physically make the game, engage with your Pirate Family by changing your facebook language to Pirate. Don’t know how? There is a hand walkthrough online (http://www.wikihow.com/Make-Your-Facebook-Speak-Pirate) that will guide you every step of the way. Tag your favorite phrase! #ParkProud.
If you are on campus, join us at the Homecoming Dance - 8p.m. on the Chapel Lawn!