Shark Tale - NSU Homecoming 2013

Homecoming 2013

Date: Saturday, November 9, 2013
Time: 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Alvin Sherman Library Quad

Join us for NSU's Homecoming Kick-Off Celebration, which includes food trucks, inflatables, entertainment, free t-shirts, great give-aways, and more! During the Kick-Off Celebration, NSU Athletics is hosting the Sharks Pep Rally, introducing the volleyball team, and the men's and women's swimming teams. Don't forget to come out to the volleyball game (NSU vs. Barry) at 7 p.m. in the NSU Arena at the Don Taft University Center (free admission with your NSU Shark Card and free admission for all active duty veteran military personnel).  For more information, please contact the Office of Student Activities at (954) 262-7288

Date: Sunday, November 10, 2013
Time: 8:00 a.m.
Location: Alvin Sherman Library Quad

Special Olympics Broward Count invites you to participate in the Annual Sallarulo's Race for Champions 5k & Carnival! Visit http://sallarulosraceforchampions.org/ for more information.
Date: Monday, November 11, 2013
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: Don Taft University Center, Spine

Attention all NSU men: Join us for the annual male beauty pageant! Pull out your fishnet stockings and spritz the perfume! Come watch NSU guys dressed like NSU gals! Trust us—this is one event you will not want to miss! Applications are available in the Office of Student Activities located in Don Taft University Center, room 1235. For more information, please contact the Office of Student Activities at (954) 262-7288.

Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Time: 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Alvin Sherman Library Quad

Have you ever wanted to ride a Shark? Now is the time. Come and try riding the mechanical shark at the Shark Rodeo. Enjoy food, music and fun with your friends! Go Sharks!

Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location: NSU's Gold Circle Lake

Have you ever seen a pond filled with homemade rafts and students struggling to make them move or even stay afloat? Come exhibit your carpentry skills and win money at our annual "Anything That Floats" Raft Race. Whether you compete or cheer for your favorite team, it will be an event you'll never forget. The race is on! For more information, please contact the Office of Student Activities at (954) 262-7288.
Date: Thursday, November 14, 2013
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: Don Taft University Center, Spine

Come out and meet the candidates for Homecoming king and queen, and show off your Shark Pride. Those who miss it will be Shark Bait! For more information, please contact the Office of Student Activities at (954) 262-7288

Date: Thursday, November 14, 2013
Time: 10:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
Location: Passion Night Club-Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Come out to dance and have a great time with your fellow NSU Sharks and friends! Shark Shuttle Service will be provided from 9:00 p.m. -2:00 a.m. at the NSU Shark Fountain, in front of the Don Taft University Center.

Tickets go on sale starting November 7, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, in the Office of Student Activities, located in the Don Taft University Center. Tickets cost $10 for advance purchase and $15 on the day of the event. No tickets will be sold at the door. 

Rules:

  • Prior to boarding the NSU Shark Shuttle, if you, the student and/or guest show signs of being under the influence you will not be allowed to board
  • No bags are permitted on the shuttle of in the club (handbags are permitted)
  • All NSU students and guests will be held in accordance to the NSU student handbook along with any and all federal, state, and local laws and ordinances
  • For security purposes, please be aware that all NSU shuttles are equipped with video and audio systems
  • No food and/or beverages are allowed onto the Shark Shuttle
  • As it pertains to the NSU Shark Shuttles, all students will be held responsible for any cleaning and/or damages that occur (i.e. vomiting, fighting, general misuse) while on the shuttle to and from Passion Nightclub at the Seminole Hard Rock Casino and Hotel will be subject to judicial review and/or sanctions as defined by the NSU Student Handbook.

Date: Friday, November 15, 2013
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Don Taft University Center, Pit

Enjoy free food and a chance to win a book scholarship for the Winter 2014 semester of up to $1,000. The winner will be drawn during the NSU Men's Basketball game. The men's and women's basketball teams, and the 2013 Homecoming Court, will be introduced, and the Sharkettes will perform.

 

Date: Friday, November 15, 2013
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: NSU Shark Fountain (at the east entrance of the Don Taft University Center)

Get excited for the Homecoming Game with 640 AM Sports broadcasting the Big O Show live. Enjoy free tailgate food, facepainting and more! Students will have the opportunity to shoot hoops for a chance to win a book scholarship for the Winter 2014 semester, up to $1,000. The winner will be drawn at the NSU Men's Basketball game.

Date: Friday, November 15, 2013
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: NSU Arena at Don Taft University Center

Come out and show your SHARK Pride and cheer on the Basketball team! The Homecoming King  & Queen will be announced during half time. The drawing for the winner of the book scholarship (up to $1,000) will take place during the game. Join us for give-aways from Best Buy, Duffy's Sports Grill, Moe's Southwest Grill, and Barnes and Noble.

Homecoming Event--Laugh Your Fins Off Comedy Show featuring DeRay DavisSaturday, November 16, 2013
8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Doors will open at 7:00 p.m.
NSU Arena in the Don Taft University Center


Homecoming is right around the corner, which means so is our annual “Laugh Your Fins Off” comedy show! We are in for a Fintastic show if you haven’t already heard! The show will feature headliner DeRay Davis, who is best known for his movie roles in 21 jump street, G. I. Joe: Retaliation, and Barbershop 1 & 2. Kevin Hart’s Plastic Cup Boyz’ Na’im Lynn and Williams “Spank” Horton, alongside Richie Redding and Friends, will also be taking the stage on this laugh attacking night. You won’t want to miss this evening as it is sure to be one of our most memorable “Laugh Your Fins Off” comedy shows yet! 

Tickets are on sale now at the Don Taft University Center Arena Box Office, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. -5 p.m.

Make sure to get your tickets ASAP! We hope to see you there!

Click here to see marketing poster for this event and ticket pricing.

More information coming soon!