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Join us for Homecoming on October 17-22, 2022. The Homecoming theme this year is “Chirp! Chirp! Fever”. In addition to a home football game on Saturday, there are a variety of events happening throughout the week that provide fun and engaging opportunities for students, faculty and staff, and alumni to celebrate Cardinal Pride together while showcasing and enjoying our beautiful campus.

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