Election Day. Today is the last day you can exercise your right to vote and make your voice heard.
Different organizations square off in the Homecoming 2004 Organized Cheer in the UC Patio at 7 p.m.
Quantum Entertainment, Hurricane Productions and the Rathskeller Advisory Board are cosponsoring a Speed Dating event at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 and are available in the UC Breezeway. Space is limited.
In honor of Homecoming 2004, the Alma Mater and Spirit Tree Ceremony will be held at the Rock at 11:30 a.m.
The Jerry Herman Ring Theatre and Alvin Sherman Family Stage will host the performance of As You Like It, William Shakespeare’s classic tale of comic love. For more information, visit www.miami.edu/ring. Performances run until Nov. 13.
UM will host a panel to discuss the issues that mattered in this year’s election in What Happened? A Post-Mortem at 3:30 p.m. in Studio C in the School of Communications. Seating is limited.
Homecoming 2004 Hurricane Howl will be at the UC at 7 p.m. It will feature a parade, pep rally, fireworks and free food. Wyclef Jean and the Refugee All-Stars close the night with a free concert at 9:45 p.m. on the Green.
The School of Communication will host its groundbreaking ceremony for the addition of the new student center to the Frances L. Wolfson building at 3:30 p.m. in the courtyard of the Frances L. Wolfson building.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 6
It’s the 78th annual Homecoming game as UM takes on Clemson at the Orange Bowl.
Due to the recent scheduling of the nationally televised UM homecoming football game, the Mike Epps comedy show at the Convocation Center has been postponed. The comedy show has not secured a new date, so tickets purchased for the event may be refunded at the point of purchase.
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 7
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 8
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 9
The Jerry Herman Ring Theatre invites students to a free performance of As You Like It at 8 p.m. Come early as tickets are given away on a first-come first-served basis with your ‘Cane Card.
The Honorable James C. Cason, Chief of Mission, U.S. Interests Section in Cuba will address the seminar on Transition from Communism: Lessons Learned, Challenges Ahead for Cuba at 9 a.m. at the Omi Colonnade Hotel on Coral Gables. To make a reservation, or for more information, call ICCAS at 305-284-2822.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11
Hair, Quantum Entertainment’s latest production, will hold its debut performance at 8 p.m. in the Kutcher Auditorium at the UM Hillel. Tickets are $10 for UM students and can be obtained at the UM Ticketmaster outlet by calling 305-284-6399, or by visiting www.gotoquantum.com.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 15
Applications for FunDay group leadership are due in UC 240.