Photo by Jeff Denberg

Past Homecoming concert headliner requests

November 2, 2017

Alcohol, confetti cannons, and an electric heater were some of the items that Kesha and Chase Bryant requested when they headlined.

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2016 Homecoming potential OWLfest artists included DNCE, Ying Yang Twins

January 13, 2017

Months after Kesha performed at OWLfest, the University Press obtained new documents that show Program Board was looking at other artists besides the pop singer turned rock artist to perform at the Homecoming week concert.

University President John Kelly and Owlsley watch the FAU men’s basketball team play
against Old Dominion  on Jan. 28. Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer

The UP’s top stories of 2016

December 27, 2016

2016 is coming to an end, and for the students, faculty and staff of Florida Atlantic, that means taking a look back at how the year went before 2017 begins. To let you know where to start, we have put together a list of the top stories of 2016 sorted by the number of views each received.

Kesha, who was the featured act of the 2016 OWLFest concert, performs her 2010 single “We R Who We R.” Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer

Students get a throwback performance for OWLFest 2016

October 28, 2016

Florida Atlantic students were treated to old songs with a new sound on Wednesday night at this year’s Owl Fest concert. The show...

Photo by Jeff Denberg

Kesha gets a new sound just in time for OwlFest

October 24, 2016

For this year’s Homecoming, Florida Atlantic’s Program Board has secured Kesha to headline OwlFest, breaking the streak of hip-hop performers who have been featured in past events.

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Kesha announced as headline artist for OWL Fest

September 13, 2016

Program Board announced at noon today over Twitter and Facebook that Kesha will be headlining this year’s OWL Fest.