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    Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    So what are everyones plans for this week being that it is the 100th Homecoming at Iowa State?



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Quote Originally Posted by ISU1294 View Post
    So what are everyones plans for this week being that it is the 100th Homecoming at Iowa State?

    Unless you're a Greek, is homecoming any different than any other home football weekend for students? It wasn't in my day. Drink a little pre-game, go to game, drink a lot post-game. Nothing special about it.

    As an adult, I'll get back to games when my schedule allows. Doesn't matter if its homecoming or not. Do people really still specifically pick that weekend to go to a game above others as if it's special in some way? Can't relate.



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    are they doing anything worthwhile friday night?



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    is there anything going on?



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Quote Originally Posted by Senolcyc View Post
    Unless you're a Greek, is homecoming any different than any other home football weekend for students? It wasn't in my day. Drink a little pre-game, go to game, drink a lot post-game. Nothing special about it.

    As an adult, I'll get back to games when my schedule allows. Doesn't matter if its homecoming or not. Do people really still specifically pick that weekend to go to a game above others as if it's special in some way? Can't relate.

    Yeah, as a student there is really no difference between any other weekend. My upstairs neighbors are drinking all week which is annoying at 8pm-2 am on a Sunday and Monday. Damn sophomores....


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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Just heard that welch is doing an FAC event, live music/beer garden 3-7pm friday afternoon, other than that just have a ton of additional people coming back for the tailgate/game



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Events & Tickets - Iowa State University Alumni Association

    The Alumni Association has a Pep Rally and celebration at the Alumni Center Friday night as well as the FAC in Campustown. Also a concert at Hilton Friday night and pancakes, mass campaniling and fireworks on central campus. The butter sculptor from the State Fair is making a butter Cy that is on display at Kildee all week.

    Other campus groups have reunions that weekend. There will be close to 250 members of the Alumni Marching Band marching on Sat, they also have a social event on Friday.



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Quote Originally Posted by MissouriCyclone View Post
    Yeah, as a student there is really no difference between any other weekend. My upstairs neighbors are drinking all week which is annoying at 8pm-2 am on a Sunday and Monday. Damn sophomores....
    Did you forget the jimlad?

    Haha, honestly there were certain weeks while I was in college when I'd consume a lot of booze (didn't matter if I was a freshman or senior). Homecoming week was definitely enough of a reason. College is supposed to be fun!



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Quote Originally Posted by Tailg8er View Post
    Did you forget the jimlad?

    Haha, honestly there were certain weeks while I was in college when I'd consume a lot of booze (didn't matter if I was a freshman or senior). Homecoming week was definitely enough of a reason. College is supposed to be fun!
    You should post more....just don't forget the avatar.



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Don't forget to be at Welch just after midnight on Friday! Band will be all over the place for bar fights!


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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Quote Originally Posted by Tailg8er View Post
    Did you forget the jimlad?

    Haha, honestly there were certain weeks while I was in college when I'd consume a lot of booze (didn't matter if I was a freshman or senior). Homecoming week was definitely enough of a reason. College is supposed to be fun!
    Not when you have 2 tests. One of which you need to pass and if you get lower than a C- in the same class you don't graduate. I understand having a good time later on in the week and that's cool. **** I'll even be out for mug night and maybe Wednesday. However, Sunday is a little much. I'm sure if you ask 95% of the student population they would say there is no difference between homecoming and a regular week.



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Quote Originally Posted by MissouriCyclone View Post
    Not when you have 2 tests. One of which you need to pass and if you get lower than a C- in the same class you don't graduate. I understand having a good time later on in the week and that's cool. **** I'll even be out for mug night and maybe Wednesday. However, Sunday is a little much. I'm sure if you ask 95% of the student population they would say there is no difference between homecoming and a regular week.
    Well 10-15% of ISU is Greek so thats incorrect. Plus all the on-campus stuff and a much larger number alumni coming back.



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Quote Originally Posted by ksclone2 View Post
    Well 10-15% of ISU is Greek so thats incorrect. Plus all the on-campus stuff and a much larger number alumni coming back.
    Thanks for correcting me on that. Next time someone asks me what the percentage of greek students at ISU I'll tell them the truth. Until then I'll continue not giving a ****.



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Yell Like Hell!



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    Re: Homecoming 2012 "Cytennial"

    Homecoming = for Greeks

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