Family Weekend 2013

September 27th-29th, we invite all Blue Hose families to experience our campus! Meet your student’s friends, professors, and other members of the PC family, explore our facilities and the Clinton community, and discover why your student refers to PC as their home away from home.

Don’t miss out on the fun!

Friday, September 27th

8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Attend Classes With Your PC Student(s), Academic Buildings
Families are invited to attend classes with their undergraduate student(s). Prior arrangements must be made between students and professors.

9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Pick Up Your Family Weekend Schedule and Nametags, The Information Booth (the gazebo on S. Adair St.)
For families who pre-registered and last minute planners. Family Weekend information will also be available in Springs Campus Center from 6:30 p.m.-11 p.m.

10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Visit Scotsman’s Corner, Greenville Dining Hall
Visit the PC spirit store and take home a memento from your weekend at PC.

11:15 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Lunch on Campus, Greenville Dining Hall (GDH)
Explore the campus and enjoy lunch at Greenville Dining Hall.
Adults – $7.75
Children 12 years of age and younger – $5.25

1 p.m.-3 p.m.
Focus on the Future: Career Programs and Internships, Springs Campus Center (3rd floor)
Stop by and discover all that the Office of Career Programs and Internships has to offer your undergraduate student(s). You can learn about access to resources such as career interest assessment, writing a resume and cover letter, choosing a career, and job searching. You can also acquire information about the experience based learning opportunities that PC offers undergraduate students.

1 p.m.-3 p.m.
Life Outside of PC: Study Abroad Opportunities, M&L Brown Commons
Explore PC’s engaging study abroad opportunities.  Staff members from the Office of International Programs will be available to discuss the many aspects of study abroad planning and logistics.

2 p.m.-3 p.m.
Information Session about attending PC’s School of Pharmacy, Harrington-Peachtree Academic Center Room 214
During this presentation, undergraduate students and their families will learn more about the PC School of Pharmacy. A panel of Pharmacy students will also be present to answer questions.

3 p.m.-5 p.m.
Meet with Professors, Academic Buildings
Undergraduate students may arrange the appointment or families may contact professors directly. Please visit the online directory for contact information.

3 p.m.-5 p.m.
Attend the Leadership Team Meet and Greet, Smith Administration
President Claude Lilly and his leadership team want to get to know PC student’s families. This will be a great opportunity for questions and conversation.
The President’s Leadership Team
Ms. Beth Braxton, Vice President for Advancement
Ms. Barbara Fayad, Vice President of Human Resources
Dr. Cliff Fuhrman, Dean of the Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy
Ms. Susan Maddux, Vice President for Finance and Administration
Dr. Don Raber, Provost
Mr. Brian Reese, Director of Athletics
Dr. Joy Smith, Vice President for Campus Life and Dean of Students
Ms. Deborah Thompson, Vice President of Enrollment Management and Communications

5 p.m.-7 p.m
Dine Out, Around Town
The restaurants listed are proud sponsors of Blue Hose Athletics:
Bojangles’
FATZ
McDonald’s
Tony’s Pizza and Subs
Zaxby’s (in neighboring Laurens, just seven miles from PC)

6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Class Rings, Springs Campus Center (1st floor)
Juniors and Seniors can order class rings from Balfour representatives.

7 p.m.
Cheer on the Blue Hose Volleyball Team, Templeton Gym
Admission is free for this Big South Conference match between Presbyterian College and Charleston Southern University.

7 p.m.-8 p.m.
Savor Dessert, Springs Campus Center (1st floor)
The Parent’s Council invites you to mix and mingle with faculty, staff, students, and other families while enjoying dessert.

8 p.m.-11 p.m.
Casino Night, Springs Campus Center (2nd floor)
The Student Union Board invites families to join them for the fun, bright lights, and high energy of Casino Night. Try your hand at Black Jack, Poker, Roulette, and Craps all while socializing with faculty, staff, students, and other families.

Saturday, September 28th

9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Pick Up Your Family Weekend Schedule and Nametags, The Information Booth (the gazebo on S. Adair St.)
For families who pre-registered and last minute planners.

9:15 a.m.-2 p.m.
Admissions Open House
Prospective undergraduate students and their families are invited to join the staff from the Office of Admissions for an enlightening morning on life at PC. Click here to register for this event.
Admissions Open House Schedule
9:15 a.m.          Registration and Complimentary Breakfast, Edmunds Hall
10 a.m.             Welcome, Edmunds Hall
10:30 a.m.        Campus Tours
11:45 a.m.        Mock Classes for Prospective Students, Location TBA
11:45 a.m.        Discussion Panel for Parents, Edmunds Hall
12:30 p.m.        Admissions Presentation, Edmunds Hall
1 p.m.               Lunch, Bailey Memorial Stadium
2 p.m.               Football Game: Presbyterian College v. Charlotte, Bailey Memorial Stadium

9:30 a.m-10:30 a.m.
Alumni Legacy Breakfast, Harper Center for the Arts
Alumni Relations and the Advancement Team invite all PC alums and their current PC student(s) to join them for an informal Family Weekend breakfast. Alums, their families and their current PC student(s) will have the opportunity to visit with other alumni parents, students and families.

10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Visit Scotsman’s Corner, Greenville Dining Hall
Visit the PC spirit store and take home a memento from your weekend at PC.

11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Lunch at the Stadium, Bailey Memorial Stadium
Enjoy a BBQ lunch at the stadium catered by Sodexo.
Adults – $13.50
Children 12 years of age and younger – $8.00

12 p.m.-2 p.m.
Tune In To The Hoseville House Band and Pre-game Activities, Bailey Memorial Stadium
Great music and fun kicks off the pre-game celebration. The best kid’s zone in all of college football will open inside the stadium at 12:30 p.m. with at train, inflatables, a balloon artist, and face painting.

12:30 p.m.-5 p.m.
Visit Scotsman’s Corner, Bailey Memorial Stadium
Visit the spirit table for your PC weekend memento.

12:30 p.m.-3 p.m.
Class Rings, Bailey Memorial Stadium
Juniors and Seniors can order class rings from Balfour representatives.

2 p.m.
Football Game: Presbyterian College v. Charlotte, Bailey Memorial Stadium
Cheer on the Blue Hose as they take on the Charlotte 49ers! To purchase Blue Seat or Bench tickets, click here. The last day to purchase Blue Seat or Bench tickets online is Monday, September 23rd by 1pm. General Admission tickets can be purchased on game day at the ticket box, which opens at 12:30 p.m. For more information, please call Sherry Medlin at 864.833.8240 or email her at skmedlin@presby.edu.
Ticket Prices:
$15……Blue Seats
$10……Bench
$8……..Adult General Admission
$5……..16 years of age and younger General Admission

7 p.m.
Cheer on the Blue Hose Volleyball Team, Templeton Gym
Admission is free for this Big South Conference match between Presbyterian College and Coastal Carolina.

7 p.m.
Cheer on the Blue Hose Men’s Soccer Team, Edens Field at Martin Stadium
Admission is free to watch the Blue Hose take on the Mercer University Bears.

8:30 p.m.- 10 p.m.
Munch on S’mores at The Nest, Reynolds Hall
Residents of The Nest invite students and their families over for s’mores.

Sunday, September 29th

2pm
Diamond Dash 5K, Bailey Memorial Stadium
Wrap up a fun weekend by joining Alpha Delta Pi in raising money for the Ronald McDonald House Charities. Registration will begin at 2pm and the run/walk will begin at 3pm. To register ahead of time, please visit http://pcadpi5k-eac2.eventbrite.com/.