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Communication Associate: Public Relations | Lori Melton | | (218) 726-8830

October 4, 2005
Susan Beasy Latto, Director of Public Relations 726-8830
Lisa Pratt, UMD Alumi Office 726-7164

UMD Homecoming Celebration
Set for Friday & Saturday
October 7 & 8

Highlights of the week-end include:

Friday, October 7
A Golf Scramble will be held at 12 noon at Enger Park.
A Friday night, October 7, Men's Hockey Game (UMD vs. Bemidji) begins at 7:07 p.m. at the DECC.

Saturday, October 8
A Tailgate Party begins at 11 a.m. in the UMD Griggs Stadium parking lot.
A Celebrity Dunk Tank will be featured from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. with UMD administrators serving as volunteer "dunkees". Joining the "dunkees" will be Duluth Mayor Herb Bergson from 11:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
The United Community Campaign is sponsoring the Dunk Tank, with all monies raised going to benefit Community Campaign Organizations. Everyone is welcome!
Homecoming Football Game (UMD vs. University of Nebraska-Omaha) begins at
1 p.m. in Malosky Field.

An All-Alumni Bulldog Bonfire Celebration will be held at Bayfront Festival Park at 5 p.m., complete with complementary picnic supper and live music.
Following, at 7:07 p.m. is the (UMD vs. Bemidji) Men's Hockey Game at the DECC.

For more information please see:
For athletic events please call 218 726-7518 or 218 726-8168.

The UMD class of 1955 will also celebrate its 50th reunion with a full schedule of activities continuing both days.
For more information on the Class of 1955 reunion, please call: 218 726-7164,
or 1-866-726-7110 or see

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