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Homecoming Spirit Week scheduleOctober 5-9, 2020

Monday, October 5

Spirit Day
Bust out your CC gear and post a picture on social media wearing your favorite Columbia College sweatshirt or other swag. Tag ColumbiaCollegeMO on Facebook, @ColumbiaColg on Twitter or @columbiacollege on Instagram for a chance to win a pair of wireless earbuds! Winners will be randomly selected from all entries. Winners will be randomly selected from all entries.
Decorate Your “Office” Contest
Calling all Columbia College staff and faculty! Decorate your office – wherever it may be – and submit your pics to The SAAC committee will choose the winners and announce later in the week. Prizes will be given to the top three places.
Pep Rally at 7:00 p.m.
Join us for our virtual pep rally to kick off Spirit Week! We will unveil the Homecoming court and talk about the week’s events. Join Zoom meeting! Meeting ID: 968 0303 3885.

Tuesday, October 6

Swag Bags at 11:00 a.m.
The first 100 commuter students who stop by the Homecoming table on the Quad will get a swag bag filled with great CC items. All students living on campus will receive a Homecoming Spirit Swag Bag within their own residence halls.
Homecoming Then and Now
Check out social media for our video of Homecomings past and present.
Chalking Competition
Students, get your chalk out – whether at your residence hall or off campus – and show us your artistic talent. Be creative and show your Cougar pride. Post your masterpiece on social media and tag ColumbiaCollegeMO on Facebook, @ColumbiaColg on Twitter or @columbiacollege on Instagram for a chance to be featured and win prizes. Chalk Art Competition: Gift Card Prize Give-Aways to Grub Hub and Target. Judging will be based on the following four categories: Most School Spirited, Most Realistic, 2020 Vision and Most Inspiring.

Wednesday, October 7

Third Annual Color Run
Our most popular homecoming event will look a little different this year. Run or walk your own 5K, wherever you are, and post a pic on social media before, after, or during the run. Don’t forget to tag ColumbiaCollegeMO on Facebook, @ColumbiaColg on Twitter or @columbiacollege on Instagram – and use our custom color-run frame – for some great prizes. Since it is the Color Run, get creative and wear bright colors to show off your school spirit. The first 150 students who stop by the Quad on Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. can also pick up a rainbow sweatband, tie-dyed bandana, or some hair chalk to display during your Color Run!

Thursday, October 8

CC’s Got Talent at 7:00 p.m.
Okay students, we want to see your special talents! Is it singing, dancing, cooking, reading poetry or even playing the ukulele? Join on Zoom to watch the show and cast your vote. Prizes of $100, $75 and $50 will be awarded to the top three places. Video submission deadline: Midnight, Wednesday, October 7. Record yourself and submit a video that is three minutes or less to in order to enter.
Kettle Corn at 11:30 a.m.
Did we say kettle corn? Yes we did! Stop by the Quad to pick up a bag of our signature Homecoming treat!

Friday, October 9

CC Meals in Minutes Microwave Competition
CC students, show us your cooking skills! We want to see your best “college dish” using a microwave. The winners will be announced during the volleyball game.
Here are the rules:

  • Use a microwave to create your best college dish
  • Submit a one minute video (or less) describing your dish and how it was made
  • Submit three pictures of your completed meal
Categories include Best Presentation, Most Creative and Simple But Elegant.
Submission deadline: Noon, Friday, October 9. Submit your video and photos.

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