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Parents Weekend 2012—save the date

From the Spring 2012 Newsletter

Please mark your calendar now for Parents Weekend, September 28–30. Based on feedback from parents and input from students, Parents Weekend will feature opportunities for parents and students to spend time together, both in scheduled activities and on your own.

The three-day weekend will feature distinct themes each day. To start Parents Weekend, Friday will focus on college and academic programs. You and your student can attend workshops about useful resources and activities including the SMART Learning Commons, study abroad, and career planning.

On Saturday, you and your student are invited to explore campus life. Various University art and athletic talents will be available for you to enjoy. Things wind down on Sunday, as we present you and your student with the opportunity to explore the local neighborhoods and the great sights of Minneapolis.

Information on Parents Weekend registration will be included in upcoming parent emails (sign up for the parent listserv by sending your email address to and in a mailing to be sent in August.

Parent and students.