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MSU "HoCo @Home” Homecoming celebration will be a virtual return for Eagles

Oct 14, 2020

Credit Morehead State University

While Morehead State University’s annual Homecoming celebration will look different this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the spirit of the celebration will remain the same for both current students and proud alumni.  

MSU Homecoming 2020, themed “HoCo @Home,” is an entirely online Homecoming experience with events taking place from Oct. 12 through Oct. 17. Students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the University will be participating virtually in numerous events and festivities to celebrate all things MSU.      

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

For a full schedule of activities sponsored by CAB, visit http://www.moreheadstate.edu/homecoming

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.

The Office of Alumni Relations and Development will be sponsoring a variety of Homecoming-related activities specifically for alumni. These events 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, visit http://alumni.moreheadstate.edu/homecoming

The MSU Alumni Association will also be recognizing a variety of alumni throughout the week. Recipients of the Eagle Spirt Award, Notable Alumni Award and inductees into the MSU Alumni Hall of Fame will all be spotlighted in various ways. These honorees will also be recognized in person at the annual Homecoming banquet during Homecoming 2021.

For more information on the 2020 honorees, visit http://alumni.moreheadstate.edu/awards

For additional information on participating in alumni events, contact the Office of Alumni Relations and Development at 800-783-ALUM (2586), alumni@moreheadstate.edu or visit http://www.moreheadstate.edu/alumni