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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Homecoming Coronation

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/homecoming/court/royalty/

Coronation will be held Thursday, Ocotber 6, 2016 after the Lip Sync competition. The 2065 Homecoming Royalty will be selected by student voting, an interview, trivia contest, and attending the Football game on Saturday.

 

Cameron Klade

Courtney Sill 

 

Flavius Stanici

 

Gao Sheng Vu

 

Haley Severson

 

Katelyn Telthoester

 

Maryelizabeth Cronin

 

Michelle Fetter

 

Spencer Sulflow

 

Tou Yag

 Past Homecoming Royalty 

2011 Court

 

 2012 Court

 2013 Court

 2014 Court

Homecoming 2014 Court MNSU MSU Mankato

 2015 Court

 

 Homecoming Royalty Selection

Homecoming candidates will be chosen based on the following (each a 10 point scale):

  • Demonstrated leadership on campus
  • Demonstrated involvement in campus activities
  • Academic excellence
  • Ability to represent Minnesota State University, Mankato with a positive image

 

Royal Candidate Sponsorship
All Royalty applicants will need to submit an application. A group of judges will narrow down the applicants to a minimum of four kings and queens. The remaining two candidates will be selected based on their application and interview, allowing for a maximum of six queens or six kings and 10 candidates total.
Team Points
·         Teams will receive 50 points for each candidate
·         Teams will receive 75 for each candidate that is chosen for the Homecoming court (max 2 candidates).
    • Each team may enter two (2) candidates, one (1) king and one (1) queen candidate, two (2) queen candidates, or two (2) king candidates
·         A team will receive 75 points (additional) if one or both are crowned as king and queen.
Homecoming Royalty Selection
Homecoming candidates will be chosen based on the following (each a 10 point scale):
  • Demonstrated leadership on campus
  • Demonstrated involvement in campus activities
  • Academic excellence
  • Ability to represent Minnesota State University, Mankato with a positive image
Homecoming King/Queen will be chosen based on the following
·         10% Attendance at Kick-Off
·         10% Performance at University Trivia Contest (5 Questions)
·         5%  Attending Trivia Contest
·         40% Candidate Interview
·         35% Percentage of Royalty Voting
Homecoming Royalty Requirements
  • Candidates must have completed a minimum of 30 credits at Minnesota State University, Mankato.
  • Candidates must have at least a 3.00 cumulative GPA and be in good standing with the University.
  • Candidates must be currently enrolled in at least six (6) credit hours at Minnesota State University, Mankato.
  • All candidates must fully complete the Royalty Application and turn it in by Sunday, September 18, 2016.
  • To verify the candidate’s GPA with the Registrar’s office, those applying give consent to check their GPA
  • All Royalty Court members must attend an informational meeting on Monday, Spetpber 19 from 2pm to 4pm in CSU 101.If a candidate cannot attend this meeting, the Homecoming Chair or the Student Events Team advisor must excuse him or her in advance. This meeting will cover the duties of the Homecoming Royalty along with taking the candidates photos.
  • All Royalty Court candidates must attend Trivia Contest on Tuesday, October 4 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the CSU Mall.
  • The King and Queen must be able to attend the Homecoming Parade and Football game.
Rules for Royalty Campaigns
  • Materials may be hung from September 30 to October 6 at 11:59 p.m.
  • All printed materials must be taken down by Thursday, October 6, 2016 at noon. Failure to meet this requirement may result in disqualification.
  • No chalking of the buildings is allowed. To sidewalk chalk you must confirm with the scheduling office located in 220 Centennial Student Union.
  • Defacing, covering, or taking down other candidates’ posters/flyers will result in disqualification.
  • Posters/flyers hung in academic buildings or residence halls must follow guidelines set by Building Services. Please read the Residence Hall posting policy (Page 28) before hanging flyers in the halls. Candidates will be disqualified for hanging materials in improper spaces.
  • The exchange of a vote toward any specific candidate for any good, material, or service is prohibited. Bribery will not be tolerated.
  • The Student Events Team and Homecoming Committee will not be held responsible for any of the rules (as stated by Building Services, Residence Halls, and the CSU) that are violated by any team participating in Homecoming.
  • Any costs related to damages are the sole responsibility of the sponsoring team.
Rules for hanging materials in the CSU
  • Posters may be hung in the restrooms.
  • Building signs must remain completely untouched.
  • Artwork and gallery spaces are not to be used.
  • Campaign materials must not interfere with building traffic.
  • Only Blue Painters Tape can be used to hang materials.
  • No signs may be placed on doors
 
Trivia Contest:
This contest is included to find out which participant truly bleeds Mavericks.  A set of 5 questions will be asked to the candidates on the day of spirit lunch. This is a public event.
 
 
 
Rules

 

    1. Attendance is required
    2. Candidate will be asked a set of 5 university related questions
    3. Business casual dress is encouraged
    4. Candidates will be given 1 minute speech time to tell people why they should vote for them after the trivia contest.
    5. Candidates will be disqualifies for inappropriate answers