The Homecoming Emcees are responsible for hosting all events and hyping up Homecoming throughout the year. Some events include: Legacy in the Spring, Past to Present and the Homecoming Parade in the fall. These individuals coordinate with the Talent Relations committee, in attending weekly meetings, writing event scripts, and rehearsing them at table reads. The Emcees work across other committees, ensuring the crowds of students, alumni, and local residents are engaged and entertained. These individuals should be enthusiastic, sociable, and charismatic.
Involvement Committee (15)
The Involvement Committee will assist the University Relations Captains throughout the year on a series of projects to promote University involvement and Penn State pride. Events include Tailgate and Office Competitions, Athletic Events, The 5k and Day of Service. In addition to assisting in these events Involvement Committee will have the opportunity to directly interact with the First Year Involvement committee, and to help them adjust to Penn State.
The OPPerations Committee will assist the OPP Captains in the Waste Management and Set-Up and Teardown of all Homecoming Events. They will also be in charge of securing the Parade route. These individuals should be prepared to work hard and attend a variety of Homecoming events to ensure the success of OPP and Homecoming as a whole.
Homecoming Week Committee
The Homecoming Week Committee is a way for students to get involved in all things Homecoming. This unique committee will be working specifically with Parade and Competition Captains to assist with float supplies distribution, event coordination, and Recycle Your Float. Applicants should be outgoing, organized, and hard working.