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Island University Celebrates 2015 Homecoming Week

March 04, 2015

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s faculty, staff, and students joined with alumni and the community to celebrate a week of festivities during the 2015 Homecoming held February 23-28.

This year’s theme was “Now and Forever We Are Islanders.” Activities for all ages included a Faculty/Staff vs. Students Basketball Game that led students to victory, the Lighting of the “I” Spirit Rally, the Anchor Dedication Ceremony,  a Homecoming Honors Banquet, and an Alumni NET(working) VIP Party. A variety of student events were also held including the Homecoming tip-off picnic, Campus Activities Board’s Islanderino casino night, and the Student Government’s Friday Fiesta.    

Saturday festivities included the Official Homecoming Tailgate that took place before the Islanders men’s basketball game against Sam Houston State at the American Bank Center. The Islanders won with a final score of 61-59. During halftime, the 2015 Homecoming Court was announced.

The 2015 Homecoming Court is:

  • Homecoming King: Christian Reyes (Islander Battalion Cadet Club)
  • Homecoming Queen: Glyn Bowman (Zeta Tau Alpha)
  • Homecoming Duke: Austin Blase (Delta Chi)
  • Homecoming Duchess: Anneliese Allgeyer (Zeta Tau Alpha)

All graduates and former students from the University of Corpus Christi, Texas A&I University at Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi State University and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi are considered members of the greater alumni family.