Chipola Homecoming Week Feb. 12-17

January 29, 2018

MARIANNA—Chipola College will celebrate Homecoming the week of Feb. 12-17. The Indians will host the Northwest Raiderson Saturday, Feb. 17. This year’s theme is “Chipola College Celebrating 70Years.”

Candidates for HomecomingCourt will be introduced Wednesday, Feb. 7, at 10:30 a.m. in the ChipolaCafeteria.

A number of activities areplanned for the week including, Dress Up Days: Monday, Feb. 13: Sports Day – wear shirts torepresents a favorite sport or team; Tuesday, Feb. 14: Blackout Day –wear black or dark clothing; Wednesday, Feb. 15: Blue and Gold Day –show Indian spirit by wearing Chipola colors; Thursday, Feb. 16: Camo Day – wear camouflage; and Friday,Feb. 17: Decade Day – wear a favorite decade outfit.**

A building decoration contest between the clubs begins Monday, Feb.12, with judging Tuesday, Feb.13, at 1:30 p.m.

The Homecoming TalentShow is Wednesday, Feb. 14, at noon in the Chipola Cultural Center on thecorner of Indian Circle and College Street.

Currently-enrolled studentsmay enter. Performances are limited to four minutes. Cash prizes will be awarded to Best Overall 1st,2nd and 3rd place and Best Solo, Best Group and BestBand. There may be a sign up limit, sohurry and register in the Student Activities Office, K-105 in the Cafeteria.Deadline is Monday, Feb. 12.

Chipola College Homecoming 2018 is set for Saturday, Feb. 17.

All Chipola Homecoming Queens and Mr. Chipola winners from thecollege’s 70-year history will be introduced during the game. Chipola’s first Homecoming Queen, MerticeRegister Bradley (1948) is expected to attend, as well as the 2017 Queen, MaddyChristmas and 2017 Mr. Chipola, Teon Long.

All former queens and Mr. Chipola winners are encouraged to contactKristie Mosley, a member of the Chipola Homecoming Committee, via email at mosleyk@chipola.edu, or phone (850) 718-2417).

Chipola President Dr. Sarah Clemmons invites all alumni andfriends to attend an Alumni Reception beginning at 6 p.m. in the Ronnie MyersHospitality Room of the Milton Johnson Center on Feb. 17. The Homecoming Courtwill be introduced and the Queen and Mr. Chipola crowned during halftime of themen’s game.

For information, contactNancy Johnson at johnsonn@chipola.edu or phone 718-2308 or 718-2314.