August 15, 2010

Jennifer Tanner
Communications Specialist

VSU Hosts Parents Weekend Sept. 3-4


VALDOSTA -- Parents of new freshmen and seasoned upperclassmen will join their children for Valdosta State University's annual Parents Weekend Friday and Saturday, Sept. 3-4.

Check-in begins at 6 p.m. Friday and the weekend kicks off with a movie in the new Student Union Theatre. On Saturday, parents may participate in an academic expo, a southern-style lunch, a planetarium show and Blazer football as VSU battles the Wingate Bulldogs at 7 p.m. There will also be time for shopping at the VSU Bookstore and creating keepsake photo buttons to commemorate the occasion.

Registration is $30 and must be completed by 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 31. Some events have limited availability, and require RSVP and an additional fee. To see the full schedule, go to .

Register online at or call the Office of Student Life at 229-333-5674.