Homecoming is planned by UMN’s biggest Gopher fans, the Student Events and Entertainment Coordinators! Meet the Homecoming Committee below.
Ifey is this year’s Coordinator in charge of the Homecoming Parade and Party on the Plaza. She is a senior majoring in Biology, Society and Environment, who plans on going to law school to study entertainment law and represent artists in the music industry. She is most excited to see all the floats, performances, and school spirit at the Homecoming Parade! Her favorite Homecoming memory was watching Jidenna perform at the 2016 Homecoming Concert.
Julian is this year’s Coordinator in charge of the Homecoming Concert, Day of Service, and Street Team. Julian is a junior with plans to work in the music industry after he graduates! He is most excited for this year’s Homecoming Concert. His favorite Homecoming memory is seeing Ty Dolla $ign with his friends at the 2017 Homecoming Concert.
Kelli is this year’s Coordinator in charge of the Homecoming Blood Drives, Gopher Grill Out, and Royalty Court. She is a senior and hopes to earn her teaching license after graduation. Kelli is most excited for the food, activities, and games at the Gopher Grill Out! Her favorite memory of Homecoming was watching the UMN Gymnastics team do back flips at Party on the Plaza last year.
Tage is this year’s Marketing and Sponsorship Coordinator in charge of planning and preparing the marketing materials for all Homecoming events! Tage is a sophomore, who dreams of working in the entertainment industry. He is most excited for the Party on the Plaza, as it will kick off his favorite week of the year. His favorite Homecoming memory was headbanging to Steve Aoki at last year’s concert.