Say “university,” and what often comes to mind are sprawling campuses, vast libraries and jam-packed sports stadiums. Yet in recent times, a rapidly increasing number of post-secondary students have been moving to a new landscape of online learning. The College…
Registration Is Open for Family Weekend 2020
Beginning Oct. 16, parents, families and students are invited to join in the Family Weekend 2020 celebration. With planning led by the Office of Parent and Family Services, in coordination with schools, colleges and departments across campus, this year’s Family Weekend will offer a host of virtual events and activities between Oct. 16 and 18.
The schedule spans panels and receptions hosted by the schools and colleges, small-group virtual meals, “The Vote 2020” panel featuring faculty from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Orange After Dark events and this year’s keynote event: An Evening With Dr. Deepak Chopra, moderated by Mike Tirico ’88.
“Family Weekend 2020 will look a little different this year, but we are just as excited to welcome parents and families virtually and engage them in events and activities that showcase all the facets of the student experience at Syracuse University,” says Missy Mathis-Hanlon, director of parent and family services.
The calendar of events is available on the University Events Calendar and will be updated as more information is available. Registration is now open to parents, family members and students for each event.