Battle of the Bulldogs Planned at SWOSU to Raise Money for Charities

Southwestern Oklahoma State University students are planning a big Homecoming week with several activities planned October 5-9, and the different events will be raising money for different local and national charities.

The SWOSU Student Government Association is sponsoring the 2nd annual Battle of the Bulldogs, which is a competition between different clubs, organizations and individual student groups.

Registered Battle of the Bulldogs teams will square off to win points at each competition during the week. Events include Lawn Games & Cookout (Monday), Scavenger Hunt (Tuesday), Movie Night (Wednesday), Lip Sync Battle (Thursday), and a bonfire (Friday) evening to cap the week off.

SWOSU organizations and groups of no more than 10 students can enter to compete in the week’s events for $100. Organizations can enter more than one team. To register, pick up a form in the Dean of Students office, Stafford Center 214, or email Registration forms and entry fee are due Friday, October 2, by 5 p.m. There will a rules meeting on Sunday evening (October 4) at 8 p.m. at the SGA House, and at least one member from each team must be present.

The schedule for the week is:

  • Monday, October 5

Lawn Games & Cookout| Student Union Lawn| 6 p.m.

Three Legged Relay, Wheel Barrel Relay, Cracker Eating Contest, Egg Toss, Sack Race, Life Savor Relay and Water Pong

  • Tuesday, October 6

Scavenger Hunt| SGA House and SWOSU Campus| 6 p.m. 

Must answer a trivia question to get next clue

  • Wednesday, October 7

Movie Night| Fine Arts Center| 6:30 p.m.

The Blind Side

  • Thursday, October 8

Duke’s Lip Sync Battle| Fine Arts Center| 7 p.m.

Organizations and teams will perform 8-minute max. All students are welcome to attend free of charge.

  • Friday, October 9

Bonfire| Rogers and Jefferson Lawn| 8 p.m.

All students are welcome to attend.