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City Council to proclaim 'Get Your Red On' week

Get Your Red On – Lamar University will celebrate ties that bind campus and community as students, alumni, government leaders, businesses and individuals don Cardinal colors during the week of Oct. 13-19 for Homecoming 2013.

A Lamar delegation will visit the Beaumont City Council at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, to promote “Get Your Red On” and Homecoming 2013 and receive a proclamation. 

Homecoming highlights include the All-Alumni Tailgate Party and alumni reunions for various groups throughout the weekend.  The Cardinals will host the Bears of Central Arkansas at 6 p.m. Oct. 19 in Provost Umphrey Stadium. 

For additional information about “Get Your Red On,” Homecoming and reunion activities or to register for the All Alumni Tailgate Party, call (409) 880-8921, toll-free 1-800-298-4939, or via email at or visit 

For football tickets, call (409) 880-1715 or visit