Skip to page content
Bringing the Spirit Home - 2017 Homecoming and Family Weekend - October 20-22

Parade

Photo of parade marshal Andrea Moore as Mrs. Illinois US Continental.

Don't miss this Highlander tradition! The parade will step off on the corner of Clay and State streets, progress west down State to the Central Park Plaza, and head south around the square following Sandy south to College where it will head east back to campus. If you would like to participate in the parade, please contact the Office of Student Life at 217-479-7123.

Parade Grand Marshal — Andrea Moore '95

Andrea Moore '95 lives an extremely full lifestyle — she runs a home business, is a full-time middle school teacher, and she just won the new title, Mrs. Illinois US Continental.

Andrea received her teaching degree from MacMurray College, and she currently teaches a technology class to 7th and 8th graders. In her spare time, she enjoys boating, slalom water skiing, traveling, and watching the Giants. She is married to Jeff, an Illinois State Police Officer, and they have four children.

Graphic displaying the parade route.  The parade will begin on the corner of Clay and State streets, progress west down State to the Central Park Plaza, and head south around the square following Sandy south to College where it will head east back to campus and end where College meets Hardin Street.