Family Weekend 2013


Contributed by Doreen Hettich-Atkins


The 2013 Family Weekend will be held October 25-27.  A full listing of events for the weekend is available online:

Students whose family members are attending can pick up registration materials and tickets to Saturday’s football game in the north foyer of Phillips Hall beginning at 11:00 on Friday.  Please bring your ID.

Members of the campus community are invited to attend any Family Weekend events.



Friday evening events include a presentation by the Ithaca and Tompkins County Convention and Visitors Bureau, the film “Drew:  The Man Behind the Poster” highlighting the work of premier movie poster artist of the 1980s Drew Struzan, Hillel Shabbat services and dinner, and the School of Music Concert Band and Vocal Jazz Ensemble concert.

President Rochon will open Saturday morning with his address “How to Make the Most of the New IC Experience” from 10:15 – 11:00 am in the Emerson Suites.

Additional events on Saturday include:

Family Weekend programming continues on Sunday with The First Year Cabaret, Catholic Mass; a Hillel brunch; the School of Music Concert featuring the Women’s Chorale, Madrigal Singers, Chorus and Choir; and Men’s Soccer vs. Cortland.

The full schedule of events is available online.



Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Doreen Hettich-Atkins at or (607) 274-3374. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.