Founders Day 2014

Founders Day – February 25, 2014

Show your school spirit! Jump in and have fun! Get started now with fun activities to count down to our super fun Founders Day event… 


Come to the Student Union Library Concourse to purchase hats & scarves for $10 each on:

  • Thursday, February 20th from 11am to 1pm
  • Monday, February 24th from 11am to 1pm
  • Tuesday, February 25th from 11am to 1pm

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Sign up now to participate in the Founders Day Parade!

Now accepting float/walking entries. Line-up starts at 3 pm behind University Village. Fill out the entry form here. Parade begins at 3:45 pm. Best float winners announced in Alumni Hall following the parade at the Founders Day Celebration.

The parade route starts at 173rd and processes north through the parking lot and ends at SUL.


Thank you to those who have entered the Spirit Decorating Contest!  Door submissions are now closed.  Now it is time to cast your votes for “Most School Spirit”!  By the way… you can vote twice…on Facebook and through email!  It’s easy to show your school pride.


11 a.m. – 1 p.m.    Kick-off event                           Calumet Falls

  • Chancellor remarks are scheduled for 11:15 a.m.

3:00 p.m.              Line-up for parade                    Behind University Village

3:45 p.m.              Parade begins                          Down Woodmar Ave

4:15 p.m.              Celebration                               Alumni Hall

  • Remarks by Chancellor Keon & Chancellor Emeritus Carl Elliott
  • Announcement of winners of the door decorating contest & parade floats
  • Buffet open: mini-hamburgers, corn dogs, parmesan chips, cookies, brownies, sodas, water, hot chocolate & coffee.

6:00 p.m.              Event concludes