Parents & Family Weekend 2013

Festive events set Nov. 8-10 for students, friends and families


10:17 a.m., Sept. 25, 2013--Blue Hens, their friends and families are invited to join in the fun during the University of Delaware's Parents & Family Weekend 2013, scheduled for Nov. 8 – 10.  

Coordinated by the Division of Student Life, the weekend schedule is anchored by featured events, including:

Campus Stories

Optimizing Delaware courts

Over the past year, students and faculty from UD's Lerner College have helped the Delaware Judiciary to make a number of process and management improvements.

STEM for the holidays

Melissa Jurist, coordinator of K-12 education in the College of Engineering at the University of Delaware, offers suggestions to get kids excited about science, technology, engineering and math.
  • The Friday Night Comedy Show – Jim Gaffigan, live at The Bob;
  • Family Fest Tailgate – Fun for the whole family;
  • UD Football – Fightin’ Blue Hens take on the Tribe from William & Mary; and
  • Ghosts & History on The Green – A walking tour showcasing UD in a whole new light.

To round out the weekend, there will be a variety of programs and promotions offered by units across campus as well as businesses in the surrounding community. Events identified as “Inside UD” offer visitors the chance to meet faculty and staff, tour new construction and get a behind-the-scenes look at experiential learning environments.  

Registration is open and tickets for featured events are available for purchase online.  For more information, including the weekend schedule and answers to frequently asked questions, visit the Parents & Family Weekend website. 

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