Rowdy Rampage 2006
UTSA celebrates Homecoming Feb. 15-17
By Tim Brownlee
Assistant Director of Public Affairs
(Feb. 16, 2007)--Join the UTSA community in celebrating Homecoming 2007 with the theme "Tradition - Spirit - Pride."
For the full slate of events, visit the Homecoming Web site or call (210) 458-4160.
"I hope to see everyone at the events as we show our Roadrunner spirit," said UTSA President Ricardo Romo. "Friday, Feb. 16, is Spirit Day, so I encourage everyone to wear their orange and blue to show your UTSA pride! Rowdy Rampage is at 6 p.m., which is always a lot of fun with the Golf Cart Parade and fireworks. Where else can you see fireworks in February? Then, let's pack the Convo to the rafters for the game Feb. 17 against Texas State."
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For the second year, the Golf Cart Parade combined with Rowdy Rampage, will offer a great night of fireworks, music and fun starting at 6 p.m., Friday, Feb. 16. The Homecoming men's basketball game against the Texas State Bobcats is at 6 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 17.
Start off the day Saturday at the 23rd annual Diploma Dash 5K Run/Fitness Walk and City Championship Race at 9 a.m. Feb. 17 at the Convocation Center. Registration begins at 8 a.m. The event benefits UTSA track and cross country scholarships, and alumni programs and services. Registration is $30 on race day. UTSA students who register at the Office of Alumni Programs before race day can enter for $10 with UTSACard.
Additionally, the first Student Leader Reunion Luncheon is noon Feb. 17 in the University Center Laurel Room (2.01.28) at the 1604 Campus. Advance tickets ($10) are required. The event includes campus tours.