Thank you to all those who have searched all over campus for this year’s Homecoming Medallion. Blue Devil Productions congratulates the winner for finding the medallion early Wednesday. For those of you wondering, the medallion was located underneath a water fountain in the Price Commons.
More sizes (small, medium, large) will be available for sale on Friday, the 13th at 10am at the Service Center in the MSC!
Pick up the official homecoming 2017 “Stouter Space” t-shirt at the Service Desk, starting on Tuesday, October 3rd at 9am. They’re $10 dollars each and come in heather black. Grab yours before they’re gone, as we have a limited number available!
Monday, October 9th
Org Banners | hung in the MSC
Come check out the fabulously decorated “Stouter Space” themed banners from this year’s competing organizations. They’ll be hung next to the Involvement Center all week long.
Penny Wars Begins | INVOLVEMENT CENTER, msc
Come check out the progress of this year’s competing organizations as they raise money for the Dunn County Humane Society of Menomonie. Help out your favorite organization by loading their jar with pennies (positive points), or set back another by putting other coins and bills (negative points) in their jars. The competition ends at 3pm on Thursday, October 12th!
*Medallion Hunt | UW Stout Campus
Grab a fellow Blue Devil and join in on the campus-wide scavenger hunt to find the medallion. Be the first to bring the medallion back to the Involvement Center and you and your teammate will win some Stout swag! Check back here for daily clues starting Monday, October 9th.
*Cosmic Bingo Night | Great Hall, msc
Blast off into “Stouter Space” with the biggest kickoff event in the galaxy, sponsored by the Involvement Center. Get your bingo on and win some Stout pop sockets, sweatshirts, water bottles, and more!
Tuesday, October 10th
Soapbox Derby building | South Lawn
Teams start the construction and decoration of their soapbox racers. Don't miss the big race to follow!
*Soapbox Derby race | Wilson Ave & 2nd St. West
Watch and cheer on the week’s competing organizations as they race down the hill in their newly constructed soapbox cars behind the fire station at Wilson Avenue and 2nd Street West.
Wednesday, October 11th
*Lip Sync Battle | Great Hall, MSC
Come watch and cheer on your fellow students and staff members as they battle it out on stage for best lip sync-er on campus! Winners will receive lunch with the chancellor and second place winners will receive #StoutProud foldable lawn chairs.
If you’re interested in participating, gather up two to eight of your fellow Blue Devils and head on over to our easy-to-use OrgSync form for complete details and to register. The deadline to register is Thursday, October 5th at 5pm.
Thursday, October 12th
Couch-a-thon | Amphitheater, MSC
Come watch as the week’s competing organizations brave the elements and sit on a couch for 24 hours straight.
Penny Wars Ends | Involvement Center, MSC
The proceeds from the Penny Wars will go to the Dunn County Humane Society. Load up your favorite organizations jar with pennies or put bills in other orgs jars to set them back. Penny wars go until 3pm Thursday!
*Stout's Favorite Pizza | Plaza, MSC
Come enjoy some FREE PIZZA, sponsored by University Housing, as Menomonie’s best pizza shops give out free pizza for you to test and vote for which is ultimately Stout’s favorite pizza!
Friday, October 13th
Couch-a-thon ends | Amphitheater, MSC
*Comedian; Sammy Obeid | Great Hall , msc
Blue Devil Productions is proud to present Homecoming comedian Sammy Obeid. Bring your friends and enjoy some good laughs. For more information, check out the website here!
Spirit Awards sponsored by Toppers Pizza | Great Hall, msc
Stick around after Sammy Obeid and watch the competing organization with most points collected during the week win the Spirit Award, sponsored by Toppers Pizza of Menomonie. Winners will be receiving five any size, any kind of pizza; three any size, and kind of Topperstix; two any one menu item; and two any soda-pop (20 once or two liter) gift certificates courtesy of Toppers Pizza.
Saturday, October 14th
*Breakfast at the Buck | 315 Main St. East
It all starts with a free Homecoming Community Breakfast at the Silver Dollar Saloon! After breakfast, head over to watch the Parade.
*Blue Devil Run/Walk | 3rd St. East
Join the annual Blue Devil Run/Walk (5K/10K). Register before October 4th to receive a free T-shirt to celebrate your achievement. Find out more here!
*Parade | begins at 10th Street and Broadway Street
Alumni & Community Tailgate Celebration
| WILLIAMS STADIUM
Don't miss the the tailgate party with the Tim and Josh Band. Two tickets for a Packers game will be given away! Register for the Tailgate Party here.
*Football Game | WILLIAMS STADIUM
Watch our UW-Stout Blue Devils take on the UW-River Falls Falcons. Come cheer our team to victory!
* Indicates events for everyone to attend. Other events are for competing student organizations.
The Alumni Association presents the Stout Ambassadors. A team of 8 - 12 students who represent UW-Stout while participating in Alumni Events, welcoming Alumni back to campus at Homecoming, networking with employers at the Career Conference socials, attending the Stout Summit and finishing their experience with an exclusive breakfast with the Chancellor. Find out more and how to become an Ambassador on OrgSync.
Top from left to right: Nicholas Mrdutt, Elliott Gaddis, Jessica Weber, Josh Carr, Trevor Koester.
Bottom from left to right: Megan Matheny, Bri Hanne, Kyle Lindberg, Kennedy Navis.
New Ambassadors for the 2017-2018 school year will be chosen the week of Homecoming.
Phi Theta Chi & Kappa Lambda Beta
Sigma Sigma Sigma & Gamma Sigma Sigma
Phi Sigma Phi & Delta Zeta
Technology & Engineering Education Collegiate Association
Residence Hall Association & National Residence Hall Honorary
Blue Devil Productions (BDP) is the entertainment organization for the University of Wisconsin–Stout. We provide music, comedy, and films to campus and community alike. In order to give our audiences the best entertaiment possible, we spend time researching, planning, and producing several events and actitivies throughout the year.
Likewise, BDP plays a large role in homecoming festivites and we are excited to be a part of such a great list of activities. Along with the Involvement Center and other campus bodies, BDP is committed to hosting an amazing homecoming atmosphere, while enhancing students’ educational experience at the same time. All of the events you see listed on this website are in-part, or fully coordinated by BDP!
To learn more about BDP or for a complete list of this semester’s events visit our website!
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