2014 CSULA Homecoming Dates & Activities
CSULA Homecoming 2014 “Soaring Through Time”
Monday, February 24 through Saturday, March 1
Represent and show your Eagle Pride. Special prize drawings and instant giveaways will be a featured at every event for students wearing Cal State L.A. gear. The week will culminate with a “blackout” at the Homecoming basketball games where students with their CSULA letters on black fabric will be provided specialty giveaways and commemorative souvenirs.
Raul Henderson Spirit Scholarship
Applications available on Monday, January 6
Applications due on Monday, February 17
A.S.I. Administration Office, Room 203, University-Student Union
To commemorate the many years Mr. Raul Henderson devoted to the CSULA community, this distinguished scholarship was created. Two (2) $500 awards will be given to one graduate and one undergraduate student that best exemplify Henderson’s vision, spirit and devoted time to educationally meaningful activities. The applicants will be judged on scholastic achievement, CSULA contributions, community involvement and a written essay. For more information and to download an application, visit www.asicsula.org/scholarship.
Office Decorating Contest
Monday, February 24 through Friday, February 28
During Homecoming 2014, show off your office by decorating it in the Eagle Spirit and/or Homecoming theme! The first place winners get free lunch catered by the University Club at their next staff meeting. Contestants are encouraged to maintain their decorations throughout the week of Homecoming as judging will take place February 26 through 28 by mystery judges. Winners will be announced on Friday, February 28 during halftime at the CSULA men's basketball game. Interest forms are due by 5 pm on Wednesday, February 19. For registration information, visit www.asicsula.org/homecoming or call the A.S.I. Administration Office at (323) 343-4778.
A.S.I. Ice Cream Truck featuring the Ignites Dance Flash Mob
Monday, February 24 from noon to 3 pm
Various locations around campus
A.S.I. will be handing out free ice throughout campus and getting the word out about Homecoming festivities. The campus tour will culminate with a dance flash mob in the University-Student Union Plaza. Listen for our tunes and find us on the walkway, or join up as part of the flash mob. More information at www.asicsula.org/flash.
“Bleed Gold” Dodgeball Tournament
Monday, February 24 from 8:30 to 11 pm
Eagles Nest Gym
A.S.I. is offering a cash prize for the top three teams in 2nd annual 6 on 6 dodgeball tournament. Pull your team together now because available slots fill quickly. Also, spectators will be provided snacks, drinks, and CSULA spirit giveaways through the duration of the event. For rules and regulations, safety provisions, and to signup, visit www.asicsula.org/dodgeball. Team registration closes on Wednesday, February 19 at 5 pm.
Homecoming Float Parade and Pep Rally
Wednesday, February 26 from noon to 2 pm
Main Campus Walkway/University-Student Union Plaza
It’s the annual Homecoming Parade featuring wildly creative spirit float designs from our CSULA clubs, organizations, and campus departments as they transform your ordinary golf cart into authentic and original design celebrating the CSULA Homecoming 2014 theme “Soaring Through Time”. All’s fair when competing for the 2014 Homecoming Spirit Recognition Prize! Winners will be announced following the pep rally and athlete introductions. For more information about how to register your float decorating team, visit www.asicsula.org/floats.
A.S.I. and the CSULA Residence Hall Association present the 14th Annual "Homecoming Bowl Out"
Thursday, February 27 from 9:30 pm to 1 am
Alhambra Bowling Lanes
1400 East Valley Blvd.
"Shake, Rattle, and Bowl!" Once again CSULA takes over the ABC Lanes! The night is FREE to all Cal State L.A. students with special prizes awarded to all students dressed in their 'Eagle Pride' BLACK and GOLD.
Homecoming Tailgate and Pep Rally – Alumni Appreciation Night
Friday, February 28 at 5 pm
Eagles Nest Gym
This event features performances from our cheerleaders and dance teams, with a yard show from our CSULA Greeks. Stroll through the clubs and orgs spirit instillation and Homecoming banner display. Top spirit exhibits will be eligible for cash prizes, but space is limited. Register online at www.asicsula.org/homecoming. The Solar Eagle, POWER 106, gourmet food trucks, and Homecoming giveaways will all be part of the celebration. The first 100 students through the door will receive a special Homecoming commemorative keepsake.
A.S.I. Music Festival
Friday, February 28 from 9 pm to 12:30 am
University-Student Union Plaza
California State University, Los Angeles
Top notch entertainment combines as we feature music and live performances, vendors, and gourmet food trucks. Entry is limited and the event will reach capacity. For more show information, list of performers, and tickets, visit www.asicsula.org/fest.
CSULA Students: $5
General Admission: $10
Homecoming Tailgate Party II
Saturday, March 1 at 5 pm
Eagles Nest Gym
The pre-tipoff event features free food, refreshments, and constant Homecoming giveaways while supplies last.