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Grandparents Day 2014

The Alumni and Parent Relations Office is looking forward to hosting Gordon's second Grandparents Day on May 2, 2014! A full program is still under construction and will include a variety of ways for you to learn more about Gordon College, what it means to your grandchild, and how our faculty and staff approach their work with a missional heart. The schedule below is a sample of what was offered in 2013, and a detailed schedule, including campus locations, will be updated in the Spring of 2014.

If you have questions, please contact the Alumni Office staff by email () or phone: 978.867.4238.


**EXAMPLE** Grandparents Day Schedule from 2013

9–9:45 a.m. Continental breakfast

9:45–10 a.m. Welcome from President D. Michael Lindsay

10:25–11:10 a.m. Honors Convocation, A.J. Gordon Memorial Chapel

11:30–12:45 p.m. Lunch with your grandchild in the Lane Student Center

12:45–1 p.m. Afternoon Elective Sessions Overview, various campus locations

Elective Sessions: 1–2 p.m.; 2:10–3:10 p.m.; 3:20–4:20 p.m.

Precise locations will be specified the day-of; not all electives will be available at all times. Please consult the day’s schedule when you’re on campus.

  • Computer Class, including basic skill-building and a social media “primer”
  • Fine Art Option—Barrington Center for the Arts, i.e. art gallery tour
  • Guided Campus Tours, walking and golf cart tours available
  • Visit the college Bookstore – Lane Student Center
    • The Bookstore is open from 9 a.m.–7 p.m. and may also be visited at your convenience
  • Visit Grandchild’s Hall
  • Attend a Class

4:30 p.m. Closing Message