Parents and Families


Parents Association Events and Meetings

The Adelphi University Parents Association Board encourages you to attend meetings and events to meet other Adelphi parents and stay informed about resources and programs that support Adelphi students.

Some of Our Events Planned for Fall 2017

Wednesday, June 28: Parent OrientationOn your student’s first day of orientation at Adelphi, PA Board members will meet and greet parents prior to, and after, the Parent Orientation portion of the day.    

Friday, August 25: Welcome Weekend/Move-In Day/Parent Orientation/President’s Reception. PA Board members will be present to meet and greet parents throughout the day.  

Tuesday, September 19: P.R.E.P. for Success—A Winner’s Guide to Achieving Goals. Encourage your student to attend to get an early start on the path to a career! 

Tuesday, September 19: Seminar: Getting Your Student Off to a Good Start Campbell Lounge Room 1 (2nd floor) of the Center for Recreation and Sports.  5:30 – 7:30 p.m.    

Saturday, October 14: Annual Meeting and PA Board Elections. During Spirit Weekend.

Sunday, October 15: Best of Broadway. To round out Spirit Weekend, join us as we attend Adelphi students presenting this recurring favorite.

Wednesday, October 25: Place-based Education: Making School More Like a Farmer’s MarketAs part of the sustainability theme, we will attend a reception and lecture by David Sobel.

Friday, October 27: Human Ribbon Event:  PA will support the Adelphi NYS Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Programs by participating in the annual Human Ribbon. Note: This event begins exactly at Noon on the Flagpole Lawn between the University Center and Levermore Hall. Please leave yourself enough time to park and arrive by 11:45 a.m. Wear Pink! 

Tuesday, November 14: Seminar: Are There Bumps in the Road? We Can Help. UC 210, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Pre-show with the PA Various Dates:

Stop in to the Interlude Café in the AUPAC to chat with the Parents Association Board, get your Adelphi questions answered, make a new friend. Then join us as we attend:   

Sunday , November 12, 1:00p.m.–1:45 p.m.:  Peter and the Starcatcher begins at 2:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 3, 1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.: Dance Adelphi: Encounters begins at 2:00 p.m.

Saturday, December 9, 1:00 p.m –1:45 p.m. Adelphi Chorale Holiday Concert begins at 2:00 p.m.

Tickets are required for the shows, but not the Pre-Show chat. Purchase tickets through the Adelphi PAC box office.

Parents Association Steering Committee Minutes and Agendas

Photos from Past Events

Parents Association Annual Meeting and Brunch

Parents Association Annual Meeting and Brunch

Reunion of Board 2000-2016; From left to right: Raymond J. Webb, Paula Hardway, Joyce Serra, Marjorie Guttenplan, Jane Allegretti, Cindy Philbin, Carol Sedlak, Paul Richter, Linda Demeco, Heidi Pashko, Dean Jeffrey A. Kessler

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