GRU plans homecoming events - WFXG FOX 54 - News Now

GRU plans homecoming events

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

Georgia Regents University will celebrate Homecoming Feb. 10-15 with a week-long celebration for students and alumni.

Jaguar Love is the theme of this year's celebration, which includes a pop culture trivia game, the Jaguar Jam tailgate and bonfire, and the university's annual Lip Sync Competition featuring MTV's Wild 'N Out Comedian Jacob Williams.

The week will culminate with the men's and women's basketball games and the crowning of GRU's Homecoming King and Queen during halftime. Activities are scheduled on the university's Health Sciences, Forest Hills, and Summerville campuses.

View the complete list of Homecoming Week events below:

Monday, Feb. 10

Wear GRU Get Food

11 a.m., Jaguar Student Activities Center Breezeway (Summerville Campus)

All students wearing GRU clothing or school colors will receive free food and have a chance to participate in other interactive events throughout the JSAC.

 

Tuesday, Feb. 11

Karaoke Day

11 a.m.- 1 p.m., Jaguar Student Activities Center Breezeway (Summerville Campus)

Students will have the opportunity to sing some of their favorite tunes during the university's Karaoke Day.

 

Wednesday, Feb. 12

Lip Sync Competition

7:30 p.m., Lee Auditorium (Health Sciences Campus)

Students will perform dances, songs, or skits to their favorite music. The guest host will be America's Got Talent Semifinalist and Wild 'N  Out Comedian Jacob Williams.

 

Thursday, Feb. 13

GRU Love: Best of 2013 Trivia

11 a.m., Jaguar Student Activities Center Breezeway (Summerville Campus)

Students will test their pop culture knowledge in a trivia contest.

 

Friday, Feb. 14

American Red Cross Blood Drive

10 a.m., Jaguar Student Activities Center Ballroom (Summerville Campus)

Join GRU in saving a life by donating blood for the American Red Cross. 

 

Jaguar Jam

6p.m., Christenberry Fieldhouse (Forest Hills campus)

Show your GRU spirit while enjoying an evening of tailgating, food, and live music. This event will also include the lighting of a bonfire. Admission is free with the donation of two canned goods. Otherwise, entrance into the event is $5.

 

Saturday, Feb. 15

GRU vs. GSW Basketball Game

1:30 p.m. women's game; 3:30 p.m. men's game

Men's Halftime: Crowning of the GRU Homecoming King and Queen

Christenberry Fieldhouse (Forest Hills campus)

 

For more information, call GRU's Office of Student Life and Engagement at 706-737-1610.

Copyright 2014 WFXG. All rights reserved.

  • NEWSMore>>

  • Genesis Church in Martinez set to move to Grovetown

    Genesis Church in Martinez set to move to Grovetown

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-07-17 01:29:59 GMT

    Genesis Church in Martinez will soon be moving to Grovetown. After spending around $600,000 renting a building for almost ten years, Genesis church will finally have a new home.   

    More >>

    Genesis Church in Martinez will soon be moving to Grovetown. After spending around $600,000 renting a building for almost ten years, Genesis church will finally have a new home.   

    More >>
  • Tudor Branch community construction for new entrance causes mixed emotions for residents

    Tudor Branch community construction for new entrance causes mixed emotions for residents

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-07-17 01:17:39 GMT

    A community in Columbia County is getting a new entrance that some residents have been waiting several years for. Some residents of the Tudor Branch community are excited about gaining a new entrance.  With only one way in and out of the community, some residents say it takes longer for them to get to and from home. 

    More >>

    A community in Columbia County is getting a new entrance that some residents have been waiting several years for. Some residents of the Tudor Branch community are excited about gaining a new entrance.  With only one way in and out of the community, some residents say it takes longer for them to get to and from home. 

    More >>
  • US arrests, accuses woman of acting as Russian agent

    US arrests, accuses woman of acting as Russian agent

    Monday, July 16 2018 4:09 PM EDT2018-07-16 20:09:37 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-07-17 01:17:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). U.S. President Donald Trump, left, listens to Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). U.S. President Donald Trump, left, listens to Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.

    Federal authorities have arrested a Russian woman accused of conspiring to infiltrate American political organizations at the direction of a senior Kremlin official.

    More >>

    Federal authorities have arrested a Russian woman accused of conspiring to infiltrate American political organizations at the direction of a senior Kremlin official.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly