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IUP Punxsutawney Family Weekend 2013

IUP Punxsutawney students, faculty, and staff invite parents to Family Weekend on Saturday, October 19, and Sunday, October 20, 2013.

The IUP Punxsutawney campus will be celebrating its annual Family Weekend on October 19 starting at 10:00 a.m. with a complimentary brunch sponsored by the IUP Punxsutawney campus Student Ambassador Committee. IUP administration and faculty members are able to meet and greet family members in a short program on the IUP Punxsutawney campus.

Afterwards, family members and students will have the option to attend the IUP football game and watch the Crimson Hawks take on the Edinboro Fighting Scots at 1:00 p.m. (for information about football tickets, please call 1-800-298-4200, M-F 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Bus Available

The bus will depart Indiana to return to Punxsutawney at 5:30 p.m. for the Family Weekend Prime Rib Buffet Dinner from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The cost for the dinner is $12 per person; children 8 and under, $5 (advanced registration and payment required).

During dinner, parents and students will have the opportunity to meet and be photographed with Punxsutawney Phil in the Weather Capitol of the World!

IUP Punxsutawney Family Weekend Schedule

Saturday, October 19, 2013

9:00 a.m.–Noon
Family and guest registration
10:00 a.m.–Noon Brunch: Compliments of the IUP Punxsutawney campus Student Ambassador Committee; meet members of our faculty and staff!
10:00 a.m.–Noon
Table display by a variety of student organizations
10:00 a.m.–Noon
Academy of Culinary Arts demonstrations: Ice carving and fruit carving by Baking and Pastry students in the Dining Commons
10:30 a.m.
Student performances by a variety of student organizations
Noon
Visit local and regional seasonal sites and seasonal gift shops; information about local attractions and events will be available at the check-in table and on the IUP Punxsutawney website.
Noon Depart for the football game at Miller Stadium on the Indiana Campus (bus available). IUP Crimson Hawks vs. Edinboro at 1:00 p.m. (For information about football tickets, please call 1-800-298-4200, M-F 10:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.)

Bus will depart Indiana to return to Punxsutawney at 5:30 p.m.
1:00–5:00 p.m.
Dialogue with the Dean: IUP Punxsutawney Dean Terry Appolonia will be available throughout the afternoon for private conversation about the campus, Punxsutawney community, your student's progress and well-being, or anything you wish to discuss. He looks forward to meeting you!
6:00–8:00 p.m.
Prime Rib Dinner Buffet: Punxsutawney campus: $12 per person, children 8 and under $5 (advance reservation and payment required). Meet and be photographed with Punxsutawney Phil in the Weather Capital of the World!

Sunday, October 20, 2013

Morning meditation and reflections
A list of local services will be available.






Posted on 9/11/2013 10:13:41 AM

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