Events for Parents and Families

We hope you will attend — or perhaps volunteer at — one of our popular upcoming events. Questions? Email

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Upcoming Events

Homecoming and Family Weekend

February 2–3, 2018
Individual All-Access Pass, $20/person
Family All-Access Pass, $45/group of 3–6 people

Basketball galore, Jane Eyre: The Musical, the always-amazing Student Talent Show, and more fill this popular weekend. For a complete schedule and information, visit

Tickets to the Falcon Family Brunch and Alumni Awards Dinner are sold separately.

2018 C. May Marston Lecture

"Classics and Classical Music"
Tuesday, February 6
3:15 p.m. | Demaray Hall 150

In this annual lecture, the C. May Marston Associate Professor of Classical Languages and Civilizations Owen Ewald discusses the creative work of such Classical composers as Monteverdi and Berlioz in bringing Classical literature from text to musical performance.

Presidents Day

Monday, February 19

Evening classes meet.

Jazz Ensemble Concert

Tuesday, February 20
7:30 p.m. | Nickerson Studios

The Jazz Ensemble explores some of America’s original music from the 20th century.

What’s coming next?

When do residence halls open and close? When does Autumn Quarter begin? How about Orientation or finals? Academic year highlights for the coming year are now posted.