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Orange Central is Homecoming plus Reunion and so much more!
For a complete listing of all Orange Central events please visit orangecentral.syr.edu

There are many ways to get involved with Orange Central, from helping decorate to being on the planning committee!  No prior experience is necessary, just come and help us plan exciting events for this year!  If you are interested in being on the planning committee, please email the Traditions Commission at sutraditions@gmail.com 


2019 Schedule of Events

Tuesday, September 10

11am-2pm     Slice of Orange Days, Life Sciences Atrium. Games, prizes, food, photobooth - play traditions trivia for a free Orange Central t-shirt and giveaways while they last.  Announcement of the Homecoming Court at noon!

8pm    Traditions Commission's 3rd annual Tie Dye Night Free tie-dye night sponsored by the Traditions Commission.  Women's Building Field - under the tent, rain or shine. We will provide everything you need to tie-dye, from items to dye.  Bring your friends, have some snacks and get creative. Free, but quantities are limited so come early!

Wednesday, September 11

11am-2pm     Slice of Orange Days, Life Sciences Atrium. Games, prizes, food, photobooth - play traditions trivia for a free Orange Central t-shirt and giveaways while they last.  

8pm     Traditions Commission’s Trivia Night, Hall of Languages 500. Prizes for each round and overall winner. Free food and no ticket needed!  

Thursday, September 12

8pm   DanceWorks Presents: Legends, Goldstein Aud, Schine. Tickets available at the Schine Box Office. $3 students with SUID, $5 faculty, $7 public

10pm    Grocery Bingo, presented by Orange After Dark. Grant Aud. Play to win a full bag of groceries. Free for students with valid SU I.D. No ticket needed. Snacks provided.

Friday, September 13

8pm    University Union and Traditions Commission Performing Arts Show. Artist TBA Goldstein Auditorium, Tickets will be available at Schine Box Office.  ANNOUNCEMENT OF HOMECOMING KING AND QUEEN!

10:30pm    Get Air! Trampoline Park, presented by Orange After Dark. Tickets available at Schine Box Office starting 9/3, $3 students with SUID. Buses depart College Place and Goldstein Student Center at 10:30pm. Accessible bus available.

Saturday, September 14

4-5pm    InclusiveU Sign-Making Party, Huntington Hall Commons - 1st Floor. Connect with alumni, staff and students from InclusiveU, an initiative that brings students with intellectual disabilities to campus for a fully inclusive college experience. Make a spirit sign for the football game. All materials are provided.

7:30pm     Football Game vs. Clemson, Carrier Dome

9:30pm    Mini Golf & Laser Tag at Big Don's Wild River, presented by Orange After Dark. Tickets available at Schine Box Office starting 9/3, $3 students with SUID. Buses depart College Place and Goldstein Student Center at 9:30pm. Accessible bus available.


Homecoming Court Members: A Brief History

2018

Danny Higgins Orange Central Royalty
Katie Dills Orange Central Royalty
Jazzi-Blue Baker
Quincy Nolan
Shazif Shaikh
Audra Linsner
Ryan Patel
Elizabeth Tarangelo
Evan Lewis
Abigail Covington

2017

Brandyn Munford Orange Central Royalty
LaNia Roberts Orange Central Royalty
Bella Carter
Charles Keppler
Darriea Clark
Jaqueline Page
Jen Sweet
Malcolm-Ali Davis
Michael Lehr
Obi Afriyie

2016

Bilal Vaughn Orange Central Royalty
Miracle Rogers Orange Central Royalty
Andrew Martini
Andrew Ramos
Beth-Elle Schussler
Jennie May
Jonathan Godron
Khianna Calica
Liam Sullivan
Nedda Sarshar

2015

Kavell Brown Orange Central Royalty
Nina Rodgers Orange Central Royalty
Chris "Speedy" Morman
Emily Malina
Jane Hong
Kanique Swinson
Kara Sheplock
Lauren Green
Nick Aliquo
Paul Haramis

2014

Kevin Claffey Orange Central Royalty
Jen Bundy Orange Central Royalty
Andy Pregler
Carly Cott
Emily Ballard
Ivan Robles
Jack Kaczmarczyk
Rachel Wolsky
Regina King
Ricky Zaffuto

2013

De'Marcus Woods Orange Central Royalty
Ciara Schoenauer Orange Central Royalty
Benjamin Glidden
Colin Brown
Danielle McCoy
Janine McElhone
Jennifer Bacolores
Jonathan Gregalis
Michael Emer
Molly Nelson

2012

Kevin Belbey Orange Central Royalty
Lauren Meadors Orange Central Royalty
Andre Sadler
Chelsea Marion
Chloe Slade
Harris Maidenbaum
Lawrence Jackson
Rodney Fleming
Stephanie Kranz
Whitney Clinkscales

2011

Darryl White Orange Central Royalty
Stevie Jasuta Orange Central Royalty
Alex Rogers
Anna Stolzenburg
Calvin Iverson
Firdaus Arastu
Katie Walpole
Lookman Mojeed
Nick Deyo
Samantha Hay

2010

Justin Cole Orange Central Royalty
Chasity Cooper Orange Central Royalty
Aaron Hudson
Beth Anne Kieft
Christopher Brown
Danielle Sutton
David Baer
Kendell Bryant
Mary Cappabianca
Nina Elias

2009

Darren Goldberg Orange Central Royalty
Jillian Zarem Orange Central Royalty
Alec Sim
Caitlin Guthoff
Katie Hudson
Lissette Silva
Melissa Russ
Mark Zito
Sean Haley
Wyan Smith

2008

Matt Abdifar Orange Central Royalty
Shannon Feeney Orange Central Royalty
Ben Youngerman
Emily Thompson
Helen Koutsourades
Ian Solomon
James (Jimmy) Bell
Megan Lange
Sammy Kanter
Shannon McLouglin

2007

Dan Klamm Orange Central Royalty
Alana Edmunds Orange Central Royalty
Fern Langham
Kayleigh Minicozzi
Lauren D'Angelo
Matthew Correia
Mike Curtis
Nick Huertas
Nick Natario
Nicola Jones

2006

Dennis Jacobs Orange Central Royalty
Alex Askew Orange Central Royalty
Becky Daniels
Brandon Mathieu
Bryan Dumas
Clarence Cross
Julie Walas
Kiana Cornish
LaMonica Falkquay
Paul Hanus