2015 Parents' Weekend Schedule

THURSDAY, April 2

Noon–4:00 p.m. Registration & Gehner House Check-In (School of Government Lobby)
Pick up your Parents’ Weekend schedule, class schedule, name tag, and other information.

Visit Classes Today
Attend classes with your student(s) or on your own. Many, but not all classes will be open to visitors.

10:50–11:40 a.m. Quiet Time
All campus offices and services are closed during this time to prayerfully support Principia. You're invited to find a quiet spot and join us.

8:00–10:30 p.m. College Dance Production (Cox Auditorium)
Enjoy this dance concert with student and guest artist choreography.

FRIDAY, April 3

Visit Classes Today
Attend classes with your student(s) or on your own. Many, but not all classes will be open to visitors.

8:00 a.m.– 4:00 p.m. Registration & Gehner House Check-In (School of Government Lobby)
Pick up your weekend schedule, class schedule, name tag, and other information.

10:00–11:00 a.m. Faculty Presentation (Wanamaker Hall)

11:00–11:20 a.m. Quiet Time
All campus offices and services are closed during this time to prayerfully support the Principia. You're invited to find a quiet spot and join us.

11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m. President’s Presentation (Wanamaker Hall)

2:30–3:30 p.m.  Academic and Career Advising Open House (School of Government, Terrace Level)

5:00–6:00 p.m. Solar Car Presentation (Wanamaker)
Ra 7 (our 8th Solar Car!) will be on display this afternoon. Program faculty and student team members will talk about the program, our new solar car (Ra 9), and upcoming racing events.

6:00–7:00 p.m. Jazz Ensemble Performance (Dining Room, Howard Center)

7:30–9:30 p.m. Parents' Weekend Evening Presentation (TBA)

8:00–10:30 p.m. College Dance Production (Cox Auditorium)
Enjoy this dance concert with student and guest artist choreography.

9:30–11:00 p.m. Observatory Open (Observatory, across from the baseball field)
Weather permitting, parents are invited to view the universe through Principia’s computer-controlled, 16” reflecting telescope. A trained telescope operator will provide commentary and instruction.

9:30–10:30 p.m. Parents’ Weekend Dessert Bar (Dining Room, Howard Center) No charge
Join us for dessert and drinks.

SATURDAY, April 4

12:00–4:30 p.m. Parents’ Weekend Prin Abroad Slideshows (Wanamaker Hall)
Pop in to watch slideshows that highlight recent Principia College study abroad adventures in places like Tibet, St. Lucia, Peru, and Europe.

2:00–4:00 p.m. College Dance Production (Cox Auditorium)
Enjoy this dance concert with student and guest artist choreography.

3:00–5:00 p.m. Principia Guest House Open House
Stop in and get acquainted with the College Guest House. Refreshments served.

8:00–10:30 p.m. College Dance Production (Cox Auditorium)

9:30–10:30 p.m. Ice Cream Social (Dining Room, Howard Center) No charge 

9:30–11:00 p.m. Observatory Open (Observatory, across from the baseball field)
Weather permitting, parents are invited to view the universe through Principia’s computer-controlled, 16” reflecting telescope. A trained telescope operator will provide commentary and instruction.

SUNDAY, April 5

Parents should plan to depart campus by 3 p.m. today

10:30–11:30 a.m. Sunday School (Howard Center Dining Room) 

10:45–11:45 a.m. Christian Science Organization Sunday Service (College Chapel)

*This schedule is subject to change. Weekend Athletic Events TBA.