Don't miss this opportunity to spend time with your student at this Redbird tradition. The 2017 Family Weekend schedule of events will be updated as new events are added.
Time: 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Bone Student Center, Brown Ballroom
Registration for this event is now closed.
The ISU Legacy Brunch recognizes families for their continued generational support. An Illinois State University legacy is a student or alumnus/a who has a parent, guardian, grandparent, or sibling who is a graduate of ISU. A brunch will be served during the program featuring Illinois State University Vice President of Student Affairs Levester Johnson, and all first time attendees will receive a Legacy lapel pin to help “State their Legacy.”
Time: Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Location: University Galleries, 11 Uptown Circle, Suite 103, Normal; Free parking is available for one hour in the parking deck directly above University Galleries
On view during Family Weekend will be:
Exhibition—Dianna Frid: It Takes Time: Dianna Frid, a Mexican-born Chicago-based artist, makes fabric artist's books, sculptures, site-bound installations, and woven two-dimensional works. She cites her interest in "themes of time, process, death, and the transformation of matter."
Exhibition—Erin Washington: New Work: In her humorous collages and chalkboard drawings, Chicago-based artist Erin Washington investigates heady topics such as art history and physics.
Time: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Bowling and Billiards Center (next to Bone Student Center)
The Bowling and Billiards Center will host Sunday Funday for just $2 per person. Students and family members can enjoy bowling, billiards, table tennis, and bags along with giveaways and a complimentary brunch buffet, while supplies last. Each student may bring up to four guests. The first 25 people to enter will receive a free t-shirt.