Evangel University’s 2012 Homecoming celebration will take place Oct. 11-13. Numerous events are planned for the three-day celebration, ranging from sporting events to reunion dinners, and concluding with a celebratory banquet.
Finals for EU’s Got Talent, a student talent competition, will be held at 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 12, in the chapel auditorium. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
This event will feature five top student performances that will be selected through preliminary competitions prior to the final showcase. The audience will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite performance. Cash prizes will be awarded: $500 for first place, $400 for second place, $300 for third place, $200 for fourth place, and $100 for fifth place.
There is no charge for admission, and the public is invited to attend.
An additional weekend highlight will be the annual Celebration Banquet, which will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13, in the University Plaza Hotel. Tickets will be required. Dr. George Wood, general superintendent of the Assemblies of God, will be the guest speaker. Alumni Association awards for 2012 will be presented as well.
Tickets are available through online registration.
For additional information, contact Chuck Cox at (417) 865-2815, ext. 7333.