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October 2013 News Releases

Washburn University Homecoming: Superbod, A Heros Homecoming


Thank you to the alumni, students, fans and friends who made Washburn University’s 2013 Homecoming a success. Celebrating Washburn’s 2013 Homecoming theme “Superbod, A Hero’s Homecoming” daily activities, began Monday, Oct. 21 and concluded at the Washburn-Lindenwood football game Saturday, Oct. 26. The results of Washburn’s 2013 Homecoming competitions and contests are listed below.

For more information about Washburn’s Homecoming, go to or Facebook at Washburn University Homecoming and follow Twitter with #Superbod.

 2013 Homecoming winners:

Top Hat decorating contest:

1. Most Creative: The Fishing Club

2. Best Reflects Homecoming Theme: Physical Therapy Association

3. Best Reflects WU Spirit: The Honors Program

4. Best Wearable: Career and Counseling  Services

Top Hat – Most Coin Collected – Office Category:

1. Student Life office

2. Student activities and Greek life office

3. Student Recreation and Wellness Center

Top Hat – Most Coin Collected – Student Organizations Category:

1. Washburn Players

2. Delta Chi

3. Washburn Dancing Blues

Office Decorations:

1. Student activities and Greek life office

2. Student life office

3. University relations office

House Decorations – Fraternities:

1. Alpha Delta 

2. Sigma Phi Epsilon

3. Kappa Sigma

House Decorations – Sororities:

1. Kappa Alpha Theta

2. Zeta Tau Alpha

3. Alpha Phi

Residence Hall Decorations:

1. Living Learning Center, Fourth floor South 

2. Living Learning Center, Third floor West

3. Living Learning Center, Second floor South

Banners – Fraternities

1. Sigma Phi Epsilon

2. Kappa Sigma

3. Delta Chi

Banners – Sororities:

1. Delta Gamma

2. Zeta Tau Alpha

3. Kappa Alpha Theta

Banners – Organizations:

1. Washburn Student Media

2. Washburn University Honors Program

3. Washburn Human Services Coalition


1. Washburn Dancing Blues

2. New Turn Tech

3. Honors Program

Open Mic Night:

1. Thomas McGee, Milford, Kan., Icha-Pella’s

2. Connor England, Topeka, Delta Chi

3. Bryce Korf, Salina, Kan., Washburn Players

The Ichabod Race - Fraternities:

1. Kappa Sigma

2. Sigma Phi Epsilon

3. Phi Delta Theta

The Ichabod Race – Sororities:

1. Zeta Tau Alpha

2. Alpha Phi

3. Delta Gamma

The Ichabod Race – Organizations:

1. Leadership Institute Council

2. Washburn University Cheer

3. God’s Bods – Catholic Campus Center

 Yell Like Hell – Fraternity/Sorority:

1. Delta Gamma/Alpha Delta

2. Kappa Sigma/ Zeta Tau Alpha/Phi Delta

3. Kappa Alpha Theta/Sigma Phi Epsilon

 Yell Like Hell – Organizations:

1. Physical Therapist Assistant Club

2. Leadership Institute Council

 Yell Like Hell – Athletics:

1. Baseball team

2. Volleyball

3. Men’s basketball

 Overall Yell Like Hell Winner: Delta Gamma/Alpha Delta

 Parade – Greek Floats:

1. Zeta Tau Alpha/Phi Delta Theta/Kappa Sigma

2. Alpha Delta/Delta Gamma

3. Kappa Alpha Theta/Sigma Phi Epsilon

Parade – Large Floats:

1. Washburn Institute of Technology drum line

3. Washburn Dancing Blues

2. Washburn Institute of Technology Student Government

Parade – Small Floats:

1. Washburn Players

2. God’s Bods – Catholic Campus Center

Parade – Walkers:

1. Occupational Therapy Assistant Organization

2. Washburn Cheer

Parade – WU WAH:

1. Student Life

Student activities and Greek life, 785-670-1723

Student life, 785-670-2100
Amanda Hughes, university relations, 785-670-2153

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