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September 22, 2014

Parents’ Weekend festival

UW students and their families pose for pictures during a Parents’ Weekend festival at Union South. The event offered ice cream, photo ops with Bucky Badger, and entertainment from several UW student groups.


John Karl Scholz

John Karl Scholz, dean of the College of Letters and Science, talks with families during a Parents’ Weekend luncheon event in Memorial Union’s Tripp Commons. Several schools and colleges across campus held formal lunches to provide parents an opportunity to learn more about program offerings.

UW study abroad presentation

Badger parents sit in on a UW study abroad presentation during a Parents’ Weekend event in Gordon Commons. In an effort to bring the classroom to parents, the event was one of several presentations held on campus.