Students rock the chalk on Wescoe Beach

Posted on Oct 19, 2016 in Campus News and News

Chalk 'n' Rock 2016
Wescoe Beach was filled with colorful chalk art Tuesday, Oct. 18, as student organizations paired up to decorate pre-determined squares with creations depicting this year’s Homecoming theme, Rock Chalk Super Hawk.

The popular annual competition had 11 entries from both Greek life and student life groups. Omega Phi Alpha and Beta Upsilon Chi took first place in the student life category, with the team made up of students from Student Union Activities, The Big Event and KJKH placing second.

In the Greek life division, first place was awarded to Alpha Delta Pi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon and Delta Lambda Phi. Alpha Chi Omega, Delta Tau Delta and Beta Sigma Psi took second, and Sigma Kappa, Pi Kappa Alpha and the Multicultural Greek Council team placed third.

Watch our slideshow of photos from Chalk ‘n’ Rock below, or click here to view the pictures on Flickr. Photos may be downloaded for personal use. A short video interviewing participants is also embedded below.


2016 KU HomecomingKU’s 104th Homecoming celebration, Rock Chalk Super Hawk, takes place Oct. 16-22. For a full list of activities and events during Homecoming week, fun facts and historical information, visit Share your photos with us by posting on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #kuhomecoming, and follow the hashtag to see more pictures of the celebration. Click here to read more stories about Homecoming.

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