Homecoming Grand Marshal

Joe Engle, grand marshal of the 2017 Homecoming parade | grand marshals

Homecoming Parade grand marshals are members of the University family— alumni, students, faculty or staff members— whose achievements have added to KU’s prominence and strengthened Jayhawk traditions.

Grand Marshals

2000 – Robert Foster
2002 – Coach Don Fambrough, d’48
2003 – Danny Manning, c’92
2004 – Charlie Gruber, b’02, g’04
2005 – Curtis McClinton, d’62
2006 – Max Falkenstien, c’47
2007 – Governor Kathleen Sebelius, g’80
2008 – David Ambler, Class of 1981
2009 – Gale Sayers, d’75, g’77
2010 – Robert Eaton, e’63
2011 – Warren Corman, e’50
2012 – Diamond Dixon
2012 – Senator Robert Dole (honorary grand marshal)
2013 – Brian McClendon, e’86
2014 – Rob Riggle, c’93
2015 – Catherine Carmichael, c’14
2016 – Bob Davis; Kyle Clemons, ’15
2017 – Joe Engle, e’55; Steven Hawley, c’73

Email homecoming@ku.edu to suggest a future grand marshal.

 

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