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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

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 

2016 Schedule of Events

Tuesday, September 13

11am-2pm     Slice of Orange Days, games, prizes, food, photobooth and announcement of office decorating winners at 12:15.  Play traditions trivia for a free Orange Central t-shirt and giveaways while they last.  Schine Student Center Atrium.  Announcement of the Homecoming Court and Get a Free Homecoming Shirt while they last!

2pm-4pm     Office Decorating judging.  Sign your office up here!

Wednesday, September 14

11am-2pm     Slice of Orange Days, games, prizes, food, photobooth and announcement of Homecoming Court at noon.  Play traditions trivia for a free Homecoming t-shirt and giveaways while they last.  Schine Student Center Atrium.  Announcement of office decorating winners and Get a Free Homecoming shirt while they last!

8pm     Traditions Commission’s Trivia Night, Schine 304s. Prizes for each round and overall winner. Free food and no ticket needed!  

Thursday, September 15

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

Friday, September 16

8pm    Lip Sync Battle presented by the Traditions Commission.  Send in your audition here   Schine Underground, Schine Student Center.  Tickets available at Schine Box Office.

10pm, Get Air! Trampoline Park, Presented by Orange After Dark, $3 tickets at Schine Box Office starting 9/6, buses depart from College Place and Goldstein Student Center at 10. Accessible bus available.

Saturday, September 17

3:30pm          Football Game vs. South Florida, Carrier Dome

8pm    University Union and Traditions Commission Present "James Franco". Goldstein Auditorium, Tickets will be available at Schine Box Office.  ANNOUNCEMENT OF HOMECOMING KING AND QUEEN!

Homecoming Court Members: A Brief History


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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