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The Great Redhawk Race

Photo Scavenger Hunt Contest
Oct. 25-31

Show us around the neighborhood this fall! Complete all photo-based tasks listed below by Thursday, Oct. 31. All photos must be posted on Instagram or Twitter. Be sure to tag @larocheuniv and use the hashtag #Hawktober. 


  • First Place: Candy basket and Luciano’s gift certificate
  • Second Place: Two “Les Mis” tickets donated by the Center for Student Development
  • Third Place: Two Cinemark movie tickets

Scavenger Hunt Items 

  • Picture with your favorite fall drink from Convive in McCandless Crossing
  • Selfie in the Halloween section at HomeGoods
  • Picture among the fall leaves on campus, in North Park or McCandless
  • Selfie in front of the most festive Halloween door in Bold Hall
  • Picture with a pumpkin
  • Selfie while wearing a Halloween costume
  • Selfie in front of your favorite scary movie poster at Cinemark


Snap a picture at the Halloween Dance sponsored by LAF on Halloween night in the Zappala Campus Center


  • You must be a current La Roche University student
  • You must follow @larocheuniv on Instagram or Twitter and post your photos with the hashtag #Hawktober. Photos that do not include this hashtag will not be considered. Please note: We cannot view posts from private accounts
  • All photos must be submitted by Oct. 31
  • Filters and editing tools are permitted
  • All submissions should adhere to the University’s official social media policy

Selection Criteria

A team of students in the Office of Marketing and Media Relations will review all submissions and select a first, second and third-place winner based on completion and creativity. Winners will be announced on Twitter and Instagram on Nov. 4 at noon.

Terms and Conditions

This promotion is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Instagram or Twitter. By entering, you confirm that you are 13+ years of age, release Instagram and Twitter of responsibility, and agree to both social networks’ terms of use.