GPD 2014

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Grandparent Day 2014

Have you heard the big news? Your grandchildren are all grown up and in college!  And can you guess what else? They really want you to come visit them on Grandparents Day!

Here's the schedule for the day's events:

Check-in, Owen Center Lobby
Receive your welcome packet, event schedule and meal tickets

  Grandparent & Student Photo Session (Option 1), Owen Center Lobby
Don't miss this opportunity for a professional protrait with your student

8:30-10AM   Buffet Breakfast, Emeriti Dining Center
Feel free to dine at your convenience

10:20-11:20AM   Heritage Chapel, Heritage Student Life Center
Experience chapel, Simpson style, with your student and alumni of Simpson University who are on campus celebrating Homecoming.

11AM-2PM   Buffet Lunch, Emeriti Dining Center
Feel free to dine at your convenience

11:30AM-12:30PM   Student Share, Owen Center
Students will be joining us to share the exciting adventures of their mission trips through Simpson University
12-1:30PM   Grandparent & Student Photo Session (Option 2), Owen Center Lobby
This is your last opportunity to have a professional protrait taken with your student

1:15PM   Walking Campus Tour, meet at the Globe Fountain
Students are encouraged to accompany their grandparents.  Golf carts available for those who need assistance

 3PM   Dessert with Interim President, Dr. Robin Dummer,
Owen Center-JD Williams Suite, 3rd Floor

Just for Grandparents. Meet Simpson's president and learn about the past, present and future of Simpson University.  Following dessert, pick up your framed grandparent & student photo.

  Class Visitations
Class visitations available upon request. Please confirm with your student. 

Other Information You May Want to Know

Classroom Visits
If you are interested in visiting a class with your grandchild, please keep in mind that the student should get approval from the professor in advance.

Hotel Accommodations
A block of rooms has been reserved at Oxford Suites at the special rate of $89 (plus taxes) which includes a full breakfast. Please contact the hotel directly at 800.762.0133 and ask for Simpson University Grandparent Day rate. Please note: space is limited.

Contact Information
Stacy Burgess
Date & Location
Date: 2/7/2014
Location: Simpson University

Please click here for map and driving directions.