‚ÄĆFriday, September 27

Where to park:  You are invited to park in any of the surface parking lots, particularlyLot O on the South Campus.  Additional parking is available in the Anderson Parking Facility at Grand and Cretin Avenues for a modest fee.

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Experience Academic Life at St. Thomas

Visit a classroom with your son or daughter. Most regularly scheduled classes are open and you are encouraged to attend them with your students. Encourage your student to ask their instructor before you visit to ensure there is space in the classroom.

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

- St. Thomas Bookstore and Tommie Shop open
Lower Level, Murray-Herrick Campus Center and First Floor, Anderson Student Center.
Enjoy a 15% discount on UST apparel.

7:00 p.m. - University Lecture - An Evening with America Ferrera,Actress and Activist James B. Woulfe Alumni Center, Third Floor, Anderson Student Center

America Ferrera is perhaps best known for her fearless portrayal of Betty Suarez on ABC's hit comedy Ugly Betty. This breakthrough role has earned Ferrera an Emmy®, Golden Globe®, and Screen Actors Guild Award, as well as ALMA and Imagen Awards.

Ferrera recently wrapped production on Diego Luna’s biography, Chavez, which centers on the civil-rights activist and labor organizer, Cesar Chavez. Portraying his wife, Helen Chavez, Ferrera stars opposite Michael Peña and alongside an impressive cast including Rosario Dawson and Gabriel Mann. Sponsored by the University Lectures Committee.

America Ferrara picture

9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

The Loft (ASC Third Floor) will feature Izzy’s Ice Cream, Starbucks espresso and coffee drinks and fresh fruit smoothies.

9:00 p.m. - Green Screen Photos

Campus Way, Second Floor, Anderson Student Center

Stop by and get your picture taken in front of a custom St. Thomas Backdrop with fun and interesting props.  Your pictures will be printed on site and you will have a fun keepsake to remember Family Weekend 2013.

Sponsored by St. Thomas Activities & Recreation (STAR).

10:00 p.m. - Family Movie

ASC Dance, Lower Level, Anderson Student Center

Sponsored by St. Thomas Activities & Recreation (STAR).

Weekend Schedule: Friday