http://www.dailyadvance.com/news/coronations-kick-off-homecoming-week-891377.htmlCoronations kick off homecoming week
ECSU students plan events ahead of game
From staff reports
Sunday, October 11, 2009
The coronation of Andre T. Williams and Andrea F. Anstead as Mr. and Miss ECSU on Sunday kicked off a full week of homecoming activities for students that will culminate with Saturday’s football game against Lincoln University at Roebuck Stadium.
Scheduled events, many of which have a Las Vegas theme, will include a jail-a-thon fundraiser, a student game show, a student play, fashion show and plenty of musical events.
Events today include a program, “No Gambling with Grades” from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Ridley Student Center’s multipurpose room.
On Tuesday, “Texas Hold ’Em,” featuring a DJ, will be held in Bedell Cafeteria from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Also on Tuesday, a jail-a-thon fundraiser called “What Happens in Viking Land Stays in Viking Land,” will be held all day in the study room of the Ridley Student Center.
Other events include:
• Casino Night: Tuesday, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Commuter/Bowling Center
• “From Joker to Genius”/DJ in the Cafe: Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., promenade, Ridley Student Center
• “Campus Smart” game show: Wednesday, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., promenade, Ridley Student Center
• “The Hand You Were Dealt,” a comedic play, Wednesday, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Mickey L. Burnim Fine Arts Center
• DJ in the Cafe, Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Bedell Cafeteria
• “Blackjack,” DJ in the Cafe, Thursday, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Bedell Cafeteria
• “Something Old Something New, Las Vegas Meets Vike Nu” fashion show and “Mesmerized: Hypnotist,” Thursday, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Mickey L. Burnim Fine Arts Center
• “Waking Up in Vegas: Midnight Breakfast,” Thursday, 10 p.m. to midnight, Bedell Cafeteria
• “Day at the Venetian” community bazaar, pep rally, welcome for alumni, Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., promenade, Ridley Student Center
• “Go Hard or Go Home” step show featuring Gorilla Zoe and Montana Da Dre, Friday, 6:30 p.m., R.L. Vaughan Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 • “Poker Face ... Party Like a Rockstar,” Friday, 11 p.m. to 3 a.m., Williams Hall Gym; tickets $5 for ECSU students, $10 for students with other college ID’s; $15 for others
• Homecoming Parade, Saturday, downtown Elizabeth City, 10 a.m. The parade route will start on Ehringhaus Street, turn left on Road Street, turn right on Main Street, turn back to the right on Water Street, proceed down Southern Avenue and end at the G.R. Little Library
• Football game versus Lincoln University, Saturday, 1:30 p.m., Roebuck Stadium
• “Taj Mahal” concert featuring Musiq Soulchild, LaToya Luckett and Young LA, Saturday, 7:30 p.m. R.L. Vaughan Center. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance, $30 at the door
• “Studio 54” after party, Saturday, 11 p.m. to 3 a.m., Williams Hall; tickets are $5 ECSU students, $10 for students with other college ID’s; $15 for others
• “Going to the Chapel” worship service, Sunday, noon, The Mount, 1021 U.S. Highway 17 South, Elizabeth City.