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Schedule

Preliminary Schedule

*This schedule is subject to change. Updates to the schedule will be posted online. A finalized schedule, with locations, will be available at check in. Last updated: December 3, 2018

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Saturday, February 16

8:30 a.m. to
4:00 p.m.

CHECK IN AND HOSPITALITY ROOM
Founders Room, Bauer Center North
Pick up name tags, an updated schedule, class listings, and special event tickets. Enjoy a continental breakfast or afternoon snack.

All day

CMS MEN'S AND WOMEN'S TRACK AND FIELD
Pomona-Pitzer All-Comers Meet
Pomona College Track 

All day

CMS WOMEN’S GOLF
SCIAC #1

Los Serranos Golf Course

9:30 to
10:30 a.m.

FACULTY IN ACTION
Pickford Auditorium, Bauer Center
Amy Kind, Russell K. Pitzer Professor of Philosophy

10:30 a.m. to
12:30 p.m.

FAMILY BRUNCH AT COLLINS DINING HALL
Cash only at the door. $14.25 per person.

10:45 a.m. to
12:00 p.m.

TOWN HALL MEETING and Q&A WITH PRESIDENT HIRAM CHODOSH
Pickford Auditorium, Bauer Center
Not to be missed! Bring your ideas and questions as President Chodosh reviews the College’s achievements and aspirations.

12:00 p.m.

CMS BASEBALL
Occidental College at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

Arce Field

12:15 to
1:15 p.m.

PARENTS FUND DONOR RECOGNITION LUNCH
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
By invitation only.

1:00 p.m.

MEN'S 5C RUGBY
Occidental College at Claremont Lions
Parents Field

1:30 to
3:30 p.m. (Drop-in hours)

FAMILY PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
Athenaeum North Patio
Take advantage of this opportunity to have your family picture taken with your CMC student. Be on the lookout for the Stag and Athena who are always ready to strike a pose.
Also available on Sunday from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

1:45 to
2:30 p.m. 

LEADERSHIP IN A GLOBAL SOCIETY: DISCOVERING THE CENTER FOR GLOBAL EDUCATION
Freeberg Forum - Kravis Center Lower Court
Kristen Mallory, Director of Global Education and Off-Campus Study
Join Kristen Mallory for an overview of the study abroad offerings, including the Washington, D.C. and Silicon Valley programs. Several current students will discuss their experiences.

1:45 to 2:30 p.m.

FREE FOOD FOR THOUGHT PODCAST - LIVE!
Pickford Auditorium
Free Food For Thought is a student-run podcast sponsored by the Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum that seeks to feed intellectual curiosity. Join us for a live recording!

2:45 to
3:45 p.m.

FACULTY IN ACTION
Pickford Auditorium & Bauer Forum, Bauer Center North

4:15 to
5:15 p.m.

PRESIDENT’S RECEPTION
The President’s House
739 North College Ave., Claremont, CA 91711

President Hiram Chodosh and his wife, Priya Junnar Chodosh, invite parents and students to this informal reception at their home.

4:30 to
6:30 p.m.

DINNER AT COLLINS DINING HALL
Cash only at the door. $17.25 per person.

6:00 to
7:15 p.m.

A FAMILY AFFAIR: STUDENT-PARENT DINNER AND SHOW
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Join us for an evening of great food and great company, featuring CMC students displaying their creative talents along with the presentation of the Jil Stark '58 GP'11 Parent Volunteer Award. Space is limited. Business attire is preferred; no shorts, jeans, or t-shirts. $35 per person. Registration is required.

7:00 p.m. to
2:00 a.m.

THE HUB GRILL
Open at Emett Student Center

Sunday, February 17

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9:00 a.m. to
4:00 p.m.

CHECK IN AND HOSPITALITY ROOM
Founders Room, Bauer Center North
Visit the information table and enjoy a snack.

All day

CMS WOMEN’S GOLF
SCIAC #1
Los Serranos Golf Course

All day

CMS MEN'S GOLF
CSUSB Coyote Classic
Oak Valley Golf Course Beaumont, CA

8:00 to 9:30 a.m.

MORNING ON THE CLAREMONT LOOP
The Claremont Wilderness Park
Hosted in conjunction with Outdoor Initiative student group. Join students and staff for a 5 mile trek through the Claremont Hills Wilderness Park, located just 10 minutes from campus. This hike only requires sneakers and provides incredible views. Meet at the Bauer Parking Lot. $25 per person. Includes transportation to the wilderness park, an event t-shirt, and a CMC water bottle. Registration is required.

10:00 to 11:00 a.m.

LIFE AFTER COLLEGE: EXPLORING THE SOLL CENTER FOR STUDENT OPPORTUNITY
Pickford Auditorium, Bauer Center South
Beth (Saliba) Milev '05, Director of External Relations and Ursula Diamond, Director of Student Opportunities
The Soll Center for Student Opportunity is home to career services, the sponsored internship program, and the scholar communities. Join the team for this informative session. 

10:30 to 11:45 a.m. (Drop-in hours)

ROTC SESSION AND PISTOL SHOOT
Bauer Center South, Lower Level
Come learn about the ROTC program, scholarships available, and have the opportunity to use the shooting range. Participants must be 18 or older to enter the shooting range. Please wear long pants and closed-toe shoes.

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

FAMILY BRUNCH AT COLLINS DINING HALL
Cash only at the door. Family discounted price is $10.75 per person

11:00 a.m. to
1:00 p.m.

PARENT NETWORK BOARD MEETING
Freeberg Forum, Kravis Center Lower Court
The goal of the Parent Network Board is to expand parent engagement to enhance our students' CMC experiences,  as well as to provide a forum for general fellowship with other parents. During this meeting, board members will discuss Parent Network Board business.

11:15 a.m to 12:00 p.m.

MAINTAINING INTERNATIONAL PEACE AND SECURITY: AN HOUR WITH CMC MODEL UN
Bauer Forum, Bauer Center South
Team up with CMC's nationally-ranked Model United Nations team for an exciting simulation of the real UN Security Council! Feel free to observe, or pair up with a student team member, and act as a member country to push national policy while simultaneously brainstorming international solutions to some of the world's most pressing issues.

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

HOW PARENTS CAN ENABLE (OR DISABLE) THEIR CHILDREN'S LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
Roberts Hall North 15
Ron Riggio, Henry R. Kravis Professor of Leadership and Organizational Psychology
Join Professor Riggio to learn about the studies of youth leadership development conducted by faculty and students of the Kravis Leadership Institute over the past decade, and to hear about the role of parenting, skill attainment, and leadership role models on developing children into leaders. Some of the factors that negatively impact children’s leadership development will also be discussed.

1:00 to
3:00 p.m. (Drop-in hours)

GIVING THANKS: WRITE A NOTE TO A CMC VET
The Hub Patio
Share an uplifting experience with your student as we write letters to our CMC veterans. Take this opportunity to put pen to paper and share your thoughts and appreciation for our troops. Music, snacks, and a fun and festive environment provided.

1:00 to 3:00 p.m

STUDENT/PARENT NETWORKING SESSIONS
Roberts Pavilion
By invitation only. For more information, please contact Ursula Diamond at udiamond@cmc.edu.

1:00 to
2:00 p.m.

SENIOR THESIS PRESENTATIONS
Robert Hall North 15
Senior thesis is the capstone of the CMC journey. Don’t miss this opportunity to listen to several current seniors discuss a summary of their work, covering a wide range of topics. You will no doubt agree that the projects are impressive and fascinating.

1:15 to 2:00 p.m.

INTERNATIONAL FAMILY GATHERING
International Place Lounge, Heggblade Center
International parents are invited to meet Parent Network Board I-Parent representatives and I-Place staff members, ask questions, and get to know fellow international parents over refreshments.

1:30 to
3:30 p.m.

FAMILY PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
Athenaeum North Patio
Take advantage of this opportunity to have your family picture taken with your CMC student. Be on the lookout for the Stag and Athena who are always ready to strike a pose. 

2:15 to
3:00 p.m.

CMC: A HISTORY
Meet at Gann Quadrangle, Kravis Center
John Faranda '79, Vice-President and Ambassador-at-Large
Not to be missed! John Faranda '79 will lead this special walking tour of CMC's historic and unique locations. Get ready to ask John your behind-the-scenes questions about how a building was named or why there is a plaque under your favorite campus tree. 

2:15 to
3:00 p.m.

CIVILITY, ACCESS, RESOURCES, AND EXPRESSION
Roberts Hall South 102
Vince Greer, Assistant Dean of Students of Diversity and Inclusion
The CARE Center (Civility, Access, Resources, and Expression) seeks to proactively engage and educate the campus community on issues of diversity and inclusion, providing resources for all students and also fostering community building and wellness. Join Vince Greer to learn more about the center, and feel free to either observe or engage in a student-run activity designed to highlight the center’s purpose and benefits.

3:15 to 4:30 p.m.

EXPLORING THE WINES OF SOUTH AMERICA
 Freeberg Forum, Kravis Center Lower Level
From the Colchagua valleys to the Mendoza Province, the Andes provide a majestic backdrop to some of the world’s best wines. Join Evan Rutter '06, sommelier and assistant vice president of alumni and parent relations, and Sal Medina, proprietor of Packing House Wines in the Claremont Village, to explore these unique wine regions through a series of tastings and pairings. Must be 21 or over to attend. $35 per person. Registration is required.

4:30 to
6:30 p.m.

DINNER AT COLLINS DINING HALL
Cash only at the door. Family discounted price is $14.00 per person.

7:00 p.m. to
2:00 a.m.

THE HUB GRILL
Open at Emett Student Center

Monday, February 18

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All Day

AUDIT CMC CLASSES
Various Location
Find out for yourself what being a student at CMC is all about! You are welcome to participate in the dynamic academic environment at CMC and share in your student’s college experience. A full schedule of classes and locations will be provided upon check in. Please note, only CMC classes on the schedule are open to visitors. You do not necessarily need to attend your student’s classes.

7:30 to
9:00 a.m.

BREAKFAST AT COLLINS DINING HALL
Cash only at the door. Family discounted price is $7.75 per person.

8:00 a.m. to
12:00 p.m.

HOSPITALITY ROOM
Founders Room, Bauer Center North
Visit the information table and enjoy a continental breakfast.

10:00 to 11:00 a.m.

ROBERTS PAVILION TOUR
Meet in the Roberts Pavilion Lobby
Mike Sutton '76, Director of Advancement for Athletics
Named in honor of CMC trustee and alumnus George R. Roberts '66 P'93, the Roberts Pavilion is the spectacular new fitness and events center for Claremont McKenna College and the athletic center for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps intercollegiate, intramural, and physical education programs. Join Mike Sutton '76 for a behind the scenes look of the facility and hear how it brings our community together through activity and fitness.

11:00 a.m. to
1:00 p.m.

LUNCH AT COLLINS DINING HALL
Cash only at the door. Family discounted price is $10.50 per person.

11:00 a.m. to
3:00 p.m.

THE HUB GRILL
Open at Emett Student Center

3:00 to
4:30 p.m.

ATHENAEUM TEA
Parents Library, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Join students, faculty, and staff for this wonderful CMC tradition.

5:00 to
7:00 p.m.

DINNER AT COLLINS DINING HALL
Cash only at the door. $16.75 per person.

5:30 to
8:00 p.m.

ATHENAEUM SPEAKER SERIES DINNER
5:30 p.m. Reception; 6:00 p.m. Dinner; 6:45 p.m. Program
Speaker: Kim Sajet P'20, Director, Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery
Business attire preferred. $20 per person. Advance reservations required.

7:00 p.m. to
10:00 p.m.

THE HUB GRILL
Open at Emett Student Center

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