UW Family Event 2012

20 Sep

Family Weekend 2012 will take place Friday, September 28th through Sunday, September 30th, 2012. Each year Family Weekend offers families an opportunity to share the UW experience and spend time with their own special student. Parents and other family members of currently enrolled UW students are invited to visit the UW-Laramie campus for an event-packed, memory making weekend! Family Weekend is hosted by Cowboy Parents and the UW Division of Student Affairs.

Family Weekend 2012 Schedule of Events.

  • Family Photo Scavenger Hunt

As you visit Laramie, use clue sheets (provided in your packet, or
pick-up from the Albany County Public Library, Friday through Sunday,
1:00 pm-5:00 pm) of various buildings, architecture, etc. to compete
in the Photo Scavenger Hunt.

  • 5K Fun Run/Walk and Registration

Enjoy a 5K run/walk.There is a $5 registration fee, which is not included in
the Family Weekend registration price

  • Cowboy Parents Silent Auction

Come and browse the Cowboy Parents Silent Auction. There is sure
to be something that fits everyone’s taste. All proceeds will support
the Cowboy Parents Student Emergency Fund and other Cowboy
Parents Programs.

  • Cowboy Parents Meet & Greet

You are a Cowboy Parent! Come and enjoy meeting and networking
with other Cowboy Parents and the Cowboy Parents Council members

  • Ice Cream/Coffee Social

Take a break and enjoy a cold or hot treat in the beautiful historic
Alumni House located at 214 S 14th Street.

  • UW President’s Brunch

Cap the weekend with a delicious breakfast buffet hosted by UW
President Tom Buchanan and his wife, Jacque.

This is scaled down event list on what’s going on that week for full list http://www.uwyo.edu/cowboyparents/programs-and-activities/family-weekend-events.html

  • Registration Fees

$65 per adult (12 years of age and older; includes a $35 registration fee)
$25 per child (6-11 years of age)
Free for UW Students and children 5 and under
Additional event fees charged at time of registration:
$5 per person for Fun Run/Walk
$15 per person for Vedauwoo Outdoor Event

For more information


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