Parent/Family Weekend October 2 - 4, 2015


Let us know when you get here!

Check in at Registration Table - Middle Ground / Barret Library

9 - 5 PM Friday, October 02




Parent/Family Weekend is your opportunity not only to see your student, but to experience some of what the Rhodes and Memphis communities have to offer. Attend a class or an athletic event on campus. Participate in community service or check out your student in action as he or she participates in a number of student-designed and student-led events. Learn about all of your student’s favorite things to do and places to go in Memphis.

Activities for this year include, but are not limited to the following:
• Attending a class with your student
• Picnic on Oak Alley 
• Fun Run/Walk to benefit St. Jude Children′s Research Hospital
• Athletic events - Football: Rhodes vs Sewanee and Field Hockey: Rhodes vs Hendrix
• Family & Faculty Mixer
• Study Abroad, Fellowships, and Internships presentation 
• Multicultural reception
• Back Beat Memphis Bus Tour 

Some student-led events this year include:
• Kappa Delta All-Sing
• Buckman International Intern and Buckman Fellow presentations
• Woolsocks & Lipstick on Your Collar Concert (a cappella ensembles)
• Rhodes Arboretum Tours
• Sketchy Comedy Group
• CUP (contents under pressure) Improv Comedy
• Stargazing

This site is updated regularly so please check back for new information and registration materials. 

Additional information on the weekend’s events and Memphis resources will be provided upon arrival at the Parent/Family Weekend registration table (located in Middle Ground, Barret Library). In the meantime, please contact us at (901) 843-3885 or email PFW Weekend 2015 with any questions or concerns. We hope to see you in October!

See Also:

Parent/Family Weekend Registration

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Memphis Area Restaurants and Weekend Attractions

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