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Southern Miss Homecoming 2021

Each fall, the spirit and excitement of Homecoming Week festivities has been an anticipated tradition at Southern Miss. Festivities begin as early as Monday and continue through Sunday evening, and all areas of campus get involved. Celebrate with us!

HOMECOMING WEEK SCHEDULE 

**USM meal plan can be utilized

Sunday, October 3

Caring for the Community: Homecoming Day of Service | 1 p.m. | Southern Station 

USM Theatre’s Hedda Gabbler by Henrik Ibsen; Translated by Christopher Hampton | 2 p.m. | Theatre & Dance Building, Hartwig Theatre

Symphonic Winds in Concert | 3:30 p.m. | Mannoni Performing Arts Center Auditorium | Free

Southern Miss Chamber Singers Concert | Bay Street Presbyterian Church
| 7:30 p.m. | Free

Monday, October 4

Seeking Seymour

Where’s Waldo - Social Media Challenge

Morning Campus Rec Class The Courtyard at Powerhouse | 8 – 9 a.m.

Homecoming Kick Off** | 6 p.m. | Spirit Park

Soccer 4v4 Tournament | 5 – 10 p.m. | Intramural Fields
(Registration open September 7 – 27)

Tuesday, October 5

Where’s Waldo - Social Media Challenge

Blood Drive | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Union Lobby

$5 Meal Deal – American Heart Walk | All-Day |The Fresh Food Company

Bring it On Eagle Style | 7 p.m. | Reed Green Coliseum

Soccer 4v4 Tournament | 5 – 10 p.m. | Intramural Fields
(Registration open September 7 – 27)

Concert Band in Concert | 7:30 p.m. | Mannoni Performing Arts Center Auditorium | Free

Wednesday, October 6

Where’s Waldo - Social Media Challenge

Blood Drive | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Union Lobby

Lake Sehoy Paddle Day | 1 – 4 p.m. | Registration Link

Half-Time with Center for Student Success | 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
| Cook Library 138 and 209A

Soccer 4v4 Tournament | 5 – 10 p.m. | Intramural Fields
(Registration open September 7 – 27)

Table Tennis/Badminton/Pickleball Tournaments | 6 p.m. | Payne Center

Trivia Night @ Southern Wing Company and The Courtyard from
6 p.m. – 12 a.m. (7 – 9 p.m. for Trivia)**

Thursday, October 7

Where’s Waldo – Social Media Challenge

Blood Drive | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Union Lobby

Sweet Potato Drop | 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. | Shoemaker Square

Block Party** | 2 – 5 p.m. | Shoemaker Square

Movie on The Green featuring Legally Blonde | 7 p.m. | Centennial Lawn

Dubard School Speakeasy | 5 – 10 p.m. | Brass Hat

Madden E-Sports Tournament | 5 – 10 p.m. | RC’s Lounge
(Registration opens September 20 - October 7)

Wind Ensemble in Concert | 7:30 p.m. | Mannoni Performing Arts Center Auditorium | Free

Friday, October 8

Morning Campus Rec Class | 8 – 9 a.m. | The Courtyard at Powerhouse

Southern Miss Alumni Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament | 8:30 a.m.
| Hattiesburg Country Club

Tailgate Lunch** | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. |The Fresh Food Company

Fountain Sit** | 12 – 4 p.m. | Shoemaker Square

Trail of Tradition’ Legacy Campus Visit | 2 – 4 p.m.| Office of Admissions

Friday Night at Spirit Park | 6:30 p.m. | Spirit Park

Alumni Hall of Fame Banquet | 6:30 p.m. |Thad Cochran Center Ballrooms

NPHC Stepshow | 7 p.m. | Bennett Auditorium

Saturday, October 9

Homecoming 5K presented by the USM Athletic Training Club | 8:30 a.m.
| Pride Field

Alumni Awards and Scholarship Luncheon | Noon

Homecoming Parade | 1 p.m. | Hardy Street and Southern Miss Campus

USM ROTC Tailgate | 1:00-4:00pm | Behind Southern Hall

Center for International Education Tailgate | 2 p.m.

Center for Science and Mathematics Education Tailgate | 2 p.m.

School of Music Tailgate | 2 p.m. | Provided by Strick’s BBQ | Open to all School of Music Alumni, Faculty, Staff and Students  |  Between Bennett Auditorium and Lucas Administration Building

Business Students and Alumni Tailgate- Delta Sigma Pi Reunion – Building Tours
| 3 p.m. | Scianna Hall Courtyard

Honors College Homecoming Tailgate | 3 p.m. | Honors House

Alumni Association Membership Appreciation Tailgate | 3:30 p.m.
| Southern Station

Drivin N Cryin | 3 p.m. | Southern Station

Eagle Walk | 4 p.m.

Residence Hall Association Tailgate | TBA

USM vs. UTEP Game | 6 p.m. | The Rock

Court Presentation | Game Half-Time | The Rock

Sunday, October 10

City of Hattiesburg / Visit Hattiesburg