Homecoming Office Decorating Contest - Staff Council
Virtual: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
UHD Offices are invited to decorate their office area to complement this year's theme “Surviving and Thriving"
Deadline to Enter is 5pm on 10/14/2020 – Offices to be decorated by Oct. 19th with judging taking place at 2pm on Oct 20th. Winners announced on Oct. 21st.
A perpetual trophy and banner will be awarded to the office with the most spirit. Please email Bobbi Shaw at email@example.com to register and receive your supply list. You can pick up your supplies at S950
Gator Spirit Frenzy (19-23) - Sports & Fitness, Main Career Center
Virtual: At your leisure
In a COVID twist, all Gators are invited decorate face masks with typical Texas mum flare such as ribbons, glitter, small artificial flowers, etc. as well as the annual mum-making. Kits will be assembled for Gators to collect at the Student Life Center that will include face masks and mum flare. Students will then be encouraged to submit photos of their creations to the UHD Sports and Fitness Instagram page for a contest where the photo with the most "likes" will win a prize. Poster boards will be offered and collected at the UHD Student Life Center that students can decorate on their own for Homecoming Week, and students will be encouraged to post their signs around campus to paint UHD blue. Register here
President's BBQ - Dean of Students Office
South Deck: 12 p.m. - 2 p.m.
All Gators are invited to some tasty barbeque to help celebrate Homecoming Week. COVID safe practices and protocols for pick-up will be followed.
Homecoming Movie: Dreamer - UHD-Northwest, UHDNW Be A Teacher Club
Virtual: 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Gators are welcome to go to UHD Northwest on 10/17 1-3pm and 10/19 4-6pm to pick-up a goodie bag with movie snacks. The bag will include popcorn, candy, and a UHD Gator. The bag will also include information about how to access the movie on 10/20.
Participants will be able to drive through to pick up the goodie bag outside UHD-Northwest Building 13. The Be A Teacher Club will have a table set-up .
Please register here
I Survived 2020 Bike Ride - Bike Club
UHD Flag Poles, Bike Club Sign: 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
The entire UHD community is invited to join in the spirit, pride, and celebration of UHD. All Gators are encouraged to come decked out in their most spirited UHD Gator Blue wear and paraphernalia. The virtual event will feature appearances by club team members, coaches and Sports and Fitness staff. So get in the Gator spirit!
Virtual Pep Rally Presentation - Sports & Fitness
Zoom/Facebook Live: 3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.The entire UHD community is invited to join in the spirit, pride, and celebration of UHD. All Gators are encouraged to come decked out in their most spirited UHD Gator Blue wear and paraphernalia. The virtual event will feature appearances by club team members, coaches and Sports and Fitness staff. So get in the Gator spirit!
Facebook Link: facebook.com/uhdsportsandfitness
Zoom link : http://bit.ly/uhdsports
Gator Zoom-a-Thon - Student Activities
Zoom/Facebook: 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Calling all Gators to join the Gator Zoom-A-Thon online hang out party whose sole purpose is to break the Guinness World Record for people in an online hangout. All UHD students, faculty, staff, alumni, friends & family are welcomed to join. There will be music and designated staff to serve as hosts. C'mon, join in on the Party!
Zoom Link https://uhd.zoom.us/j/8285880949
Hidden Beauty - Cosmetology Club
Virtual: 6:15 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Gators are invited to learn how to put on proper make-up and some fun to putting on a eyeshadow inspired look using Gator colors. This virtual event will also have fun with contests and prizes to be selected by club officers. So c'mon Gators put on your best face!
Zoom Link here
Homecoming Drive-In Movie - Student Affairs/Student Activities/Homecoming Committee
UHD Bayou Lot: 8 p.m. - 10 p.m.
In a sign of these COVID times, all Gators are invited to turn back the clock for the UHD Homecoming Drive-In Movie.
Saint Arnold Virtual Beer Tasting - Homecoming Committee, Corporate Relations, Alumni Relations and Saint Arnold Brewery
UHD zoom: 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
All Gators of legal drinking age are invited to the virtual Homecoming beer tasting featuring St. Arnold Brewery beers; Lawnmower, Guten Tag, Art Car IPA and Dry Cider. The registrant will pick up their beer kit from the Student Life Center during Homecoming Week which includes the beverage 4-pack, a beer paddle with UHD Homecoming and Saint Arnold carving and 4 taster glasses. The registrant will then join the beer tasting event virtually. The beer tasting will be led by Saint Arnold brew master, Aaron Inkrott. Registration is limited. Only one beer kit per household please so more Gators can enjoy.
SORRY, REGISTRATION FULL. THANK YOU
Club Sports Alumni Mixer(s) -Sports & Fitness
UHD Zoom: 6 p.m.-7 p.m.
Current and former Gators who put on the UHD game jersey are invited to the UHD Alumni mixer. It will provide the alumni an opportunity to socialize virtually and to check in on the current state of the club and meet the current returning members and coach(es). So c'mon Gator players old and new, reconnect with your teammates.
Tail-Gatoring - Sports & Fitness
UHD Zoom/Facebook Live: 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Tail-Gatoring in person is not possible right now but Gators can still do Tail-Gatoring at home virtually. Students, employees, and alumni can compete for best at-home UHD tailgate setup with best overall winner receiving $250 Amazon gift card. Individual $25 gift cards may be handed out for individual competitions including at-home tailgating scavenger hunt, lip synching competition, and dance offs.