Homecoming Week 2016 celebrates school tradition, pride

Nov 4, 2016 | General News

homecoming-2016Louisiana Tech University’s Alumni Association, in conjunction with the university’s Student Government Association and various student organizations, academic colleges, athletics department, and campus and community partners, has announced its official calendar of events for Homecoming Week 2016.
For more information on Homecoming events and activities taking place on and around the Louisiana Tech campus, call the Marbury Alumni Center at (318) 255-7950 or visit
Thursday, November 10:
Campus Cook-off
Centennial Plaza – 12:00 p.m.
Homecoming 2016 Parade
Louisiana Tech campus – 6:00 p.m.
Visit for parade route map
Barnes & Noble Bookstore Open Until 6:30 p.m.
Stop by for Louisiana Tech apparel and special to celebrate Homecoming 2016
Friday, November 11:
Veterans Day Parade
City of Ruston Railroad Park – 9:30 a.m.
2016 Alumni Awards Luncheon
Davison Athletics Complex – 12:00 p.m.
Contact Barbara Swart at 318-255-7950 or for reservations
Lady Techsters vs. LSU Tailgating
Argent Pavilion – 4:30 p.m.
Rock the TAC featuring “Smackwater”
Thomas Assembly Center – 4:30 p.m.
Homecoming Pep Rally
Thomas Assembly Center – 5:30 p.m.
Lady Techsters vs LSU Lady Tigers
Thomas Assembly Center – 6:30 p.m.
For tickets, visit or call (318) 257-3631
Saturday, November 12:
Breakfast with Champ
Lambright Sports and Wellness Center – 8:00 a.m.
Contact Wes Cavin at 318-255-7950 or for reservations
Golden Society Brunch
Student Center – 9:00 a.m.
School of Human Ecology Open House Tailgate Party
Carson Taylor Hall – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Loyal Blue March
Band Building to Joe Aillet Stadium – 11:00 a.m.
Alumni Association Tailgate
Argent Pavilion – 11:30 a.m.
Tech Trolley to/from Joe Aillet Stadium
Downtown Ruston to/from Joe Aillet Stadium – 12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.; postgame for one hour
Louisiana Tech Bulldogs vs. UT-San Antonio Roadrunners
Joe Aillet Stadium – 2:30 p.m.