Schedule for Parents Weekend
The offices of Parent Relations and Student Development are pleased to invite you to this very exciting weekend. We hope your family will be able to join us!
Friday, September 28
You are welcome to attend class with your son or daughter throughout the day! Please note that guest passes to the cafeteria are not are not accepted for Parents Weekend.
8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Register in the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations, J ohnson Center
8 a.m.- 4 p.m. University Bookstore Open with a 20 % Parents Weekend discount on all gift and clothing items.
8 a.m.- 10 a.m. Free Continental Breakfast, outside the Office of Alumni & Parent Relations, Johnson Center
11:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. Hoover Dining Commons open for Lunch
2-3 p.m. Tony Campolo Speaking, Johnson Center Sanctuary
Dr. Campolo is a speaker, author, sociologist, and pastor. Over his many years of Christian service, Tony has boldly challenged millions of people all over the world to respond to God's boundless love by combining personal discipleship, evangelism, and social justice. He will speak and then take time for questions from our students.
4 p.m. Pioneer Women's Soccer vs. Grand Valley State (MI), Soccer field
4:30- 6 p.m. Hoover Dining Commons open for Dinner
6:30- 8 p.m. Registration Open, Johnson Center Lobby
7 p.m. Pioneer Volleyball vs. Hillsdale College, Osborne Hall
7 p.m. Fine Arts Concert, Memorial Chapel, Johnson Center
Dessert Reception immediately following in the Fountain Gallery Area.
Saturday, September 29
8- 10 a.m. Breakfast Buffet, Brehme Conference Center,
President David and Winnie King will be in attendance from 9 -10 a.m.
Hosted by the Parents Council.
8 a.m.- 12 noon Faculty Research Showcase, The Great Hall, BCC
9 a.m.- 1 p.m. Silent Art Auction,
Deuble Room, Brehme Centennial Center
Proceeds from the auction will go to Love the Children Ministries (a non-profit started by alumna Heather Conley '08) to help provide school supplies and Christmas gifts for children in Canton.
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Friends History Archives, Cattell Library
Browse through the archives and discover the rich history of Malone and our affiliated denomination.
9 a.m.- Noon Classic Cars on Display, Basketball Court beside Barn/Randall Campus Center
9 a.m.- 3 p.m. University Bookstore Open for your convenience with 20% Parents Weekend discount on clothing and gift items, Brehme Centennial Center
Just for You! Parents 101
Attend any or all of these informative classes. No papers to write or tests to take, we promise! Classes are in the Brehme Conference Center:
10-10:20 a.m. What Parents Need to Know
Josh Perkins, Associate Dean of Student Development
Learn tips and recommendations on how to help your student get the most out of their Malone education. Find out about clubs and service organization opportunities and the many campus services available.
10:30-10:50 a.m. Career Services at Malone
Doug Reichenberger, Director of Alumni Career Services
Career Services is about more than finding a job or graduate school after graduation. Our staff is committed to help students better understand their God-given calling. Discover how important it is for your student to take advantage of career exploration, internships, co-ops and other career-related experiences early in their college experience.
11-11:20 a.m. Global Studies: A Whole New World
Jack Harris, Ph.D., Director of Global and Off-Campus Programs
What kinds of opportunities are there for your student to study abroad? You will be impressed! Malone offers programs that will enhance your student’s education and expand their horizons.
10 a.m.- 12 noon Free Fitness Assessments, Wellness Center
10 a.m. - 12 noon Extended Visitation Hours, Residence Halls
Moms, dads and family members are welcome to visit their Malone student's home away from home!
11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. Hoover Dining Commons open for Lunch
11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. Tailgate Party, Fawcett Stadium Parking Lot
Complete with Parent and Student Corn Toss Tournament and more!
1 p.m. Malone Pioneers vs. Tiffin University Football Game, Fawcett Stadium
Stop by the blue and white Malone tent to register in the drawing to win a Malone University blanket.
2 p.m. Pioneer Volleyball vs. Northwood (Ind.), Osborne Hall
4:30-5 p.m. Arrive for Dinner at the Pro Football Hall of Fame featuring Malone dad and two-time Super Bowl champ Robin Cole.
Two time Superbowl champ, pro-bowler, and former Pittsburgh Steeler - and Malone dad - Robin Cole (pictured left with his family) will be there to address parents and students during the dinner. The evening includes a buffet dinner and football movies in the HOF Event Center. After dinner, enjoy a private tour of the Hall which will be closed to the general public at this time. The HOF and gift shop will be open for Malone parents, students and families until 10 p.m. $25 per person; Malone students are free when attending with a parent
On line registration is closed. Any questions? Call 330.588.2586.