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October 18

Registration opens on Thursday, August 1!

Major Mania

2-4 p.m.
Trabant University Center
Multipurpose Room

This annual interactive fair gives students the opportunity to talk with faculty, staff, and student representatives about majors, minors and other academically related opportunities. Connect with representatives from all seven colleges as well as the Center for Health Profession Studies, the Honors Program, Study Abroad, Special Sessions, and several other special academic programs. A free raffle with baskets and prizes from the colleges adds to the fun!

Parents and Family Weekend Kick-Off

4-5:30 p.m.
Perkins Student Center
West Lounge

Join Student Life staff from the offices of the Dean of Students and Orientation and Transition Programs for the official PFW kick-off reception! More details will be available here soon.

BHLP Open House

4-6:30 p.m.
Trabant University Center
157A Student Leadership Center

Are you a Blue, Gold, Green or Orange? Leadership style matters! Did you know that 92% of employers say they believe students should engage in leadership development opportunities while in college? Drop by the Blue Hen Leadership Program during our Open House to meet our students and staff, take a True Colors leadership style assessment, learn about our award winning leadership program, and enjoy some refreshments.

Biden Institute Open House

4:30-6:30 p.m.
Biden Institute
44 Kent Way

You’re invited to take part in the Joseph R. Biden, Jr. School of Public Policy and Administration Open House hosted at the Biden Institute. This is a great opportunity for you and your family to tour the Institute, learn about its programming, and meet the leadership and faculty of the Biden School. Established in 2017, the Biden Institute is focused on the issues that have animated Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s public career and is rooted in two guiding principles he has long embraced: Economic opportunity and social justice. Light refreshments and food will be served. Parking options include street parking and the adjacent Center for the Arts Parking Garage.

Whose Live Anyway? Comedy Show

8 p.m.
Bob Carpenter Center
631 South College Avenue

“Whose Live Anyway?” includes hilarious improvised comedy and song, all based on audience suggestions! Cast members Drew Carey, Ryan Stiles, Joel Murray, Dave Foley, Jeff B Davis, and Greg Proops will leave you gasping with the very witty scenes they invent before your eyes. Audience participation is key to the show, so bring your suggestions and you might be asked to join the cast onstage!