Saturday's Event Schedule for Parents Weekend

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Time & Location Description
8:30 am - NOON
Connelly Center
Parents Weekend Information Center
Stop by the Parents Weekend Information Center for information on weekend events including Philadelphia and Main Line area restaurants, attractions and entertainment.
8:00 am - 11:00 am
Lower Level, Connelly Center. 
Power of the NovaNetwork Table 
Students: Don’t wait for graduation - Tap into the power of the NovaNetwork now! Parents: Discover how you can take advantage of all the Villanova University Alumni Association has to offer no matter where you live. Stop by the table to learn more about the Nova Network with members of the Alumni Association Board of Directors, learn about programs around the world and sign up for online resources. 
9:00 - 9:45 am
Villanova Room, Connelly Center
Welcome with Fr. Peter Donohue

10:00 am
Softball Field, Lancaster Ave.
Women's Softball vs University of Delaware Blue Hens
10:00 - 10:45 am
Bartley Hall 1047 Business Minor Programs: Summer Business Institute & Academic Year Business Minor      
Students and parents from the Colleges of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Engineering and Nursing are invited to learn about earning a general business minor through the Villanova School of Business. Both the academic year and summer business minor programs allow non-business students to enhance academic credentials and broaden career opportunities.  Open house format – stop in at your convenience.
Villanova Room   Majors and Careers:  Helping Your Daughter/Son Navigate Career Choices 
Join Nancy Dudak, Executive Director of the Career Center, to learn about the many resources on campus that can help your child with this decision and how you can lend a supportive and constructive ear when they are making their decisions.  Students are welcome to attend this session as well!
Bartley 2001  “In Transition: Tony Chennault”
The latest film from the Social Justice Documentary Film program 

The film, a finalist in this year Student Academy Awards tells the story of former Villanova basketball player Tony Chennault. Chennault, the one time Gatorade player of the year out of famed Neumann-Goretti H.S. in South Philadelphia was on an NBA bound track until a string of tragedies struck his family. Chennault’s perseverance and determination through adversity and his subsequent success outside of basketball offers an inspirational and educational message for any audience. Filmed and directed by Villanova students in the Fall, 2014 semester.
Cinema, Connelly Center Office of Education Abroad Information Session 
Learn from Villanova students about their experiences in semester abroad programs and find out how your son or daughter child can take advantage of these exciting opportunities
11:00 - 11:45 am
Cinema, Connelly Center  Living off Campus 
Student Life staff members will be on hand to discuss the process of moving off-campus and to answer any questions you may have.
Lower Level of Falvey Memorial Library ICE Institute and the new Idea Accelerator 
The Idea Accelerator was designed to promote increased, cross-college interaction within the Villanova community and a multidisciplinary approach to generating and advancing new ideas. Through programs and initiatives as well as general space for gathering individuals from all corners of campus, we will intensify the collision of knowledge and information to spawn new solutions for social issues, commercial ventures, student organizations, academic research, curricular programs, and more.
Bartley Room 1010 Learning Communities London
Parent information session on the Freshman Learning Communities Abroad Summer Internship program in London – 2016. **Please note that location has changed, this presentation will not be held in the Cinema.**
Bartley Room 2001  Business and Culture in the Italian Context 
Parent information session for students accepted to the VSB Business and Culture in the Italian Context Urbino Program spring 2016
Bartley Room 2044   Literary Experience London
Parent information session for students accepted to the CLAS Literary Experience London spring 2016. 
Villanova Stadium
Villanova Wildcats Football vs. Delaware
Call the Athletics Ticket Office at 610-519-4100 for tickets and infromation. 
2:00 pm
Softball Field, Lancaster Ave.
Women's Softball vs Delaware State Hornets
3:00 pm -  - 8:00 pm Free time to enjoy the Shopping, Attractions and Dining in the Villanova and Philadelphia area
7:00 pm
Connelly Center
Inside Out
presented by Campus Activities Team (CAT) Films Committee
Free for all students and family members!
9:00 pm
(doors open at 8:00 pm)
The Pavilion
An Evening with Steve Harvey
(see below)
Tickets on sale 108 Dougherty, with cash or wildcard OR ONLINE
A Evening with Steve Harvey


A Evening with Steve Harvey

The Pavilion, 9:00 pm
(Doors open at 8:00 pm)

Tickets go on sale 108 Dougherty, cash or wikldcard OR ONLINE

Steve Harvey is an American comedian, television host, radio personality, actor, and author. He hosts The Steve Harvey Morning ShowSteve Harvey, and Family Feud. He is the author of Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man, which was published in March 2009, and the book Straight Talk, No Chaser: How to Find and Keep a Man.

Harvey previously hosted Showtime at the Apollo, starred in The Steve Harvey Show, and was featured in The Original Kings of Comedy. He is a three-time Daytime Emmy Award winner, and an 11-time NAACP Image Award winner in various categories.