Nominations open for homecoming parade grand marshal

The homecoming committee is accepting nominations for grand marshal of the upcoming homecoming parade, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 12.

The grand marshal serves as leading dignitary at the front of the homecoming parade. The role is bestowed upon an alumnus or alumna, staff, faculty or community member who has shown an exceptional commitment to Boise State University and the community at large. The deadline to submit a nomination is Sunday, Sept. 22.

Previous grand marshals have included Leon Rice, Boise Mayor Dave Bieter, the 2007 Fiesta Bowl team and Steve Swanson, distinguished educator in residence.

Submit a nomination online: https://www.boisestate.edu/homecoming/parade/#grand-marshal-

Questions? Contact Melinda Jean Stafford in the Student Involvement and Leadership Center, (208) 426-2877 or melindastafford@boisestate.edu.