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Parents Schedule

Parent Schedule

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

9a.m. - 12p.m.: General Info Fair
          Stop by the second floor of the Duquesne Union to learn about resources to help ease your new student's transition.

10 - 11:30a.m.: Duquesne Student Overview
          Join the Executive Vice President for Student Life, Rev. Sean Hogan C.S.Sp. in the Union Ballroom as he discusses your student's experience as they transition into college life.
*Session strongly suggested

11:30a.m.: Boxed Lunches

1 - 2p.m.: Duquesne Student Q&A
          Join Adam Wasilko, Director of Freshman Development and Special Student Services, along with Parent, Transfer, and Adult Learner Chairs to discuss any questions regarding what lies ahead for your student at Duquesne.

2:45 - 4p.m.: Matriculation Ceremony
          Join the Duquesne University faculty and staff in the A.J. Palumbo Center for your official welcome into the Duquesne Family at our formal Matriculation Ceremony, a University tradition.

4:30 - 5:15p.m.: Dean Receptions
          Meet and speak with the Dean and faculty members of your student's school.

5:30 - 7p.m.: Parent Dinner
          Parents and family members are invited to attend this special dinner in the Union Ballroom, hosted by Duquesne's President Charles J. Dougherty, the University Vice Presidents, and the Orientation Staff.

7:30 - 8:15p.m.: Tamburitzans
          Enjoy a classic and cultural performance by Duquesne's world-renowned Eastern European Dance Troupe.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

8:15 - 9:45a.m.: Parent Breakfast
​          Plan to attend a special breakfast in the Rev. Sean Hogan Dining Center located in the Towers Living Learning Center, hosted by the Office of Residence Life.

9a.m. - 12p.m.: Campus Ministry Connection
          Meet the staff of the Spiritan Campus Ministry Center in the Towers Living Learning Center.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

11a.m.: Mass of the Holy Spirit
Join the Duquesne University faculty, staff, students, and parents in the A.J. Palumbo Center to celebrate the beginning of a new Academic Year.

*To register, visit www.duq.edu/orientation and click on the "For Parents" tab.

**Be sure to also register for our Parent E-mail list to stay up to date with everything Duquesne!