Family Weekend 2016

Family Weekend is a time for families to experience the Tiger spirit that embraces our students on campus throughout the academic year. This weekend of fun-filled events offers you a taste of the true Hampden-Sydney College student experience as we showcase our academic excellence and welcome you into our vibrant community.

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 SEPTEMBER 9 - 11

Friday, September 9

12 - 4 pm Welcome, Registration and Information
Graham Hall Patio (Rain Location: Graham Hall Lobby)
8:30 am-4 pm Campus Store Open
Campus Store
10 am - 5 pm Balfour Class Ring Representative
10 am - 5 pm Atkinson Museum Open
Atkinson Museum
11 am - 1:45 pm Lunch
Pannill Commons
3 - 5 pm Wellness Center Open House
Meet the Student Health, Counseling Center, and Substance Education staff
Wellness Center
4 - 5 pm Art History Tour
Where does Hampden-Sydney keep it's art? A tour of paintings and photographs
Please register
Atkinson Museum
4:30 - 5:30 pm Welcome Reception, hosted by the Parents Council
Settle Hall, Tiger Inn Patio
5 - 7:30 pm Family Weekend Dinner
Pannill Commons
4:30 - 9 pm NEW! Bojangles Father/Son Baseball Game
This will be a casual, "coach pitched" game between fathers and sons.
There is no fee for the game. Players are required to provide their own gloves.
Registration is required
Ty Cobb Ballpark - Wurdeman Stadium
9 - 11:30 pm Party at the Tiger Inn, with music by Tray Eppes
Settle Hall, Tiger Inn

Saturday, September 10

9 - 10 am Legacy Family Breakfast 
a welcome breakfast for H-SC students and their families who are Hampden-Sydney College alumni
Please Register
Middlecourt, the home of President and Mrs. Stimpert
9 am - 5pm Visit the Bortz Library
Bortz Library
9 am - 1 pm Welcome and Information
Hampden House Lawn
10 am - 3 pm FUN! Family Weekend Amusements 
Stop by to win a prize, buy some cool merchandise, or bounce your way through our obstacle course.
The brave will try to best our bull. Enjoy the children's bounce house and Bojangles Food Truck
Hampden House Lawn
11 am - 12:30 pm Science Demos 
Student representatives from H-SC's scientific clubs and honor societies will lead activities and demonstrations aimed at children ages 7-15.
Sponsored by the Society for Physics Students, Chi Beta Phi, the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
student interest group, and the Chemistry Club.
Hampden House Lawn (Rain Location: Crawley Forum)
Noon - 2pm Teddy Spaghetti
Balloon Artist - Follow the laughter and balloon antics for a great time.
Hampden House Lawn
PARENTS FORUMS, Settle Hall

9:15 - 10 am

10 - 10:45 am

10:45 - 11:30 am

Career Education, "You Can Do Anything With a Degree From H-SC"
Career Education and Vocational Reflection Office
Settle Hall Chairman's Room

Student Affairs, Meet the Office of Student Affairs
Student Affairs Staff
Settle Hall Board Room

Study Abroad, An Opportunity for Global Experience 
Office of Global Education and Study Abroad
Settle Hall Chairman's Room
9 am - 5 pm Campus Store Open
Campus Store
10 am - 3 pm Campus Store Spirit Tent
Everett Stadium Front Patio
10 am - 5 pm Atkinson Museum Open House
Atkinson Museum
11 am - 4 pm Wilson Center for Leadership Open House
Wilson Center Lawn
1 pm

H-SC Tiger Football vs. Christopher Newport University
Everett Stadium

2 - 5 pm Exhibits and Answers
Atkinson Museum