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Parent & Family Weekend Schedule of Events

Please review the Parent & Family Weekend 2014 schedule to get an idea of the full weekend of events. Please note that events are still being added to this schedule, so it does not reflect the full schedule of events for Parent & Family Weekend 2014.

Friday, September 19, 2014

Parent & Family Weekend Registration sponsored by ARAMARK & Eyewear Gallery
12:00 - 7:00 pm, University Center

Tiger Photo Booth
12:00 - 7:00 pm, Registration-University Center
Step right up, grab a prop, strike a pose, and smile pretty for the camera! Have your photo made in the Tiger Photo booth at registration. 

Scavenger Hunt
12:00-5:00 pm, Registration-University Center
Pick up your scavenger hunt at registration and learn more about the University of Memphis! All participants who complete the scavenger hunt will receive a prize. Participants may do this at any point in the day.

Campus Tour
2:00 PM, 101 Wilder Tower
Join our campus tour guides for a wonderful tour of campus.

Juvenile-in-Justice: Photographs by Richard Ross Exhibit at Art Museum at The University of Memphis
9:00 am to 6:00 pm, Art Museum at The University of Memphis
The Art Museum at the University of Memphis invites you to visit its new exhibit and all of its collections at your leisure. 

Athletics Hall of Fame
8:30 am - 4:30 pm, U of M/Anfernee "Penny" Hardaway Hall of Fame building, 570 Normal Street
Visit the Athletics Hall of Fame for a history of athletics at the University of Memphis. Visitors are invited to view memorabilia items, explore the databases and learn about the history of athletics. 

Parent & Family Weekend Welcome Reception with University President, Dr. Rudd
5:00 - 7:00 pm, Administration Building Atrium, 2nd Floor
Join us for a reception to welcome all our attendees with a chance to meet and talk with University administrators, including Dr. David Rudd, University President, his wife, Dr. Loretta Rudd, Associate Professor of Childhood Development, Dr. Karen Weddle-West, Interim Provost, and Dr. Rosie Phillips Bingham, Vice President for Student Affairs. 

Special Group Receptions
Frosh Camp, Student Government Association, Orientation Guides and Tiger Elite, First Scholars, Honors, Fraternities and Sororities

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Parent & Family Weekend Registration sponsored by ARAMARK & Eyewear Gallery
8:00 - 11:00 am, University Center

Parent & Family Council Meeting
9:00 - 10:00 am, University Center
Members of the Parent & Family Council will have their fall meeting. Visitors are welcome.

Juvenile-in-Justice: Photographs by Richard Ross Exhibit at Art Museum at The University of Memphis
9:00 am to 6:00 pm, Art Museum at The University of Memphis
The Art Museum at the University of Memphis invites you to visit its new exhibit and all of its collections at your leisure.

Family Breakfast hosted by Fraternity & Sorority Affairs
10:00 am to 12:00 pm, University Center

Tailgate
TBA, Liberty Bowl* 

Memphis Football vs. Middle Tennessee State University
TBA, Liberty Bowl*

Sunday, September 21

Brunch Like a Tiger sponsored by Pepsi
11:00 am -12:30 pm Tiger Den, Jones Hall
Have brunch like a student in the Tiger Den! Parent & Family Services staff will be in the Tiger Den for brunch. 

 

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