MSU Homecoming celebration will be a virtual return for Eagles

MOREHEAD, Ky. (WTVQ) – Morehead State University’s annual Homecoming celebration will take place virtually this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The MSU Homecoming 2020 theme, “HoCo @Home,” is an entirely online Homecoming experience with events taking place from Oct. 12 through Oct. 17. According to MSU, students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the University will participate in numerous events and festivities virtually.

The Campus Activities Board (CAB) will sponsor several Homecoming-related activities for faculty, staff and students to show their support for the blue and gold. The events include virtual costume contests, a virtual comedian, a virtual concert and more.

For a full schedule of activities sponsored by CAB, click HERE.

The traditional crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen will take place on Friday, Oct. 16 at 11:30 A.M. and will be live streamed on MSU’s Facebook Page. You can view the Homecoming Court HERE.

According to MSU, the Office of Alumni Relations and Development will sponsor a variety of Homecoming-related activities specifically for alumni to include:

  • Trivia night and decades reunions via Zoom
  • Virtual campus tours
  • “Home-gate” promotion featuring a digital cookbook with recipes from MSU coaches, staff and alumni
  • HoCo @Home Bucket List
  • Coloring contest for future Eagles

To learn more about MSU “HoCo @Home” activities for alumni and friends, click HERE.

The MSU Alumni Association will also recognize a variety of alumni throughout the week for various awards. For more information on the 2020 honorees, click HERE.

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