Athletic & Community Events
REC Center; Monday, October 9 - Saturday, October 14; All Day
Come to the REC Center to workout for free all week!
Tuesday, October 10
Lion Up Tuesday
Tuesday, October 10; All Day
Wear your Green and Gold and show your Lion Pride! Southeastern encourages everyone
on campus and in the community to participate. Share your photos with all of Lion
Nation using #LionUpTuesday and #TeamSoutheastern and tag the Alumni Association on
Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram! (Facebook: @SoutheasternUniversityAlumni, Twitter: @SLU_Alum, and Instagram: @SLU_Alum)
Hammond Railroad Park; Tuesday, October 10; 5:30-7:30pm
Join the Alumni Association, Tangipahoa Chamber and Hammond Downtown Development District
for a family-friendly, free-to-attend live music event in the new Railroad Park right
in the heart of Downtown Hammond! Grab your favorite take out food from one of the
restaurants offering Lion Up Tuesday specials and bring your lawn chair for a nice
night of entertainment with music provided by Bottoms Up!
Thursday, October 12
Moon Pies and Rocket Dogs
Near fountain in Student Union; Thursday, October 12; 11:00am - 2:00pm
UPD and Counseling Center will be serving moon pies and hotdogs. Everyone is welcome!
Friday, October 13
Alumni Awards Evening
Student Union Ballroom; Friday, October 13
Doors at 5:30pm | Program at 7:00pm | Cocktail Attire
The true measure of a university’s greatness can be found in the achievements of its alumni, and Southeastern Louisiana University is certainly known to develop leaders in many fields of endeavor. The Southeastern Alumni Association established its awards program in 1969 to honor outstanding graduates and to celebrate their achievements. Join us as we honor our award recipients for this year!
Saturday, October 14
Bookstore is Open
University Bookstore; Saturday, October 14 from 10:30am - 2:30pm
The headquarters for Southeastern gear, there's no better place to get Lion t-shirts,
sweatshirts, caps, visors and gifts!
Friendship Circle; Saturday, October 14
Friendship Circle Closure: 10:00am
Children's Activities: After the parade - 2:30pm
Let's go Lions! It's time to gather in Friendship Circle and enjoy food, friends, activities and more as we kickoff football season with the first home game of the year! Visit the Lion Spots website to reserve your free tailgating spot today!
Alumni Tailgate sponsored by Fidelity Bank!
Through Campus; Saturday, October 14 at 11:00am
This year's Homecoming parade will feature appearances from Dr. Wainwright, our Alumna and Young Alumnus of the Year, the Homecoming court, on-campus organizations and more! Looking to participate? Register below!
Friendship Circle; Saturday, October 14 During Tailgating
Before kickoff, players and coaches, joined by the Spirit of the Southland marching
band, make their way to Strawberry Stadium, passing through Friendship Circle to greet
S Club Lounge Open
S Club; Saturday, October 14; Open at 3:30pm, Closed for Kickoff, Reopen at Halftime
S Club Lounge is open to all former student athletes, managers, trainers, and coaches.
Football Game & Halftime King and Queen Crowning
Strawberry Stadium; Saturday, October 14 kickoff at 3:00 pm
Cheer on our Lions as they take on the Lamar University Cardinals! Who will be crowned this year's Homecoming royalty? Find out at halftime!