Homecoming Traditions

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Homecoming week traditionally begins with a barbecue on the Quad on Monday, followed by the introduction of the homecoming queen candidates. Events culminate on Saturday with the crowning of the Homecoming Queen, followed by th football game.
Other activities hosting of the Chamber of Commerce Coffee at Aradelphia, an alumni homecoming golf tournament, veterans reunion, diversity social, Heart and Key Coffee, Delta Sigma Theata Sorority Brunch, Alpha Sigma Tau Alumni/Collegiate Coffee, an Alpha Sigma Alpha's Alumni Brunch, The Golden Reddie and Friends Brunch. Band Alumni Luncheon, A Swimmin Alumni Reception at the pool, a Volleyball Alumni Game and Reception, and a Homecoming Greek Show. On Sunday, the Angelic Voices of  Christ sing at Gennesaret Baptist Church.

Tailgating for the football game starts at noon.The pre-game ceremony starts at Carpenter-Haygood Stadium a half hour before kickoff with the presentation of the homecoming court and the crowning of the queen.

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Donnie Whitten's three education degrees from Henderson have brought him to a position as superintendant of the Arkadelphia School District and as a recognized community leader. For his many contributions, he was named one of "20 to Watch in 2007" by the Arkansas Democrat Gazette. 

Donnie WhittenBachelor of Science in Education - Middle Childhood/Early Adolescence (4-8), 1995
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