Join us July 13–14, 2017 on the UW Oshkosh Campus!
Grandparents University is a summer academy that brings grandparents and their grandkids ages 8–12 together for two fun-filled days of education and exploration.
Spend two days and one night in the newest residence hall on campus, the beautiful Horizon Village. Eat meals together at Blackhawk Commons. Get to know the UWO Campus by being a part of the Titan Scavenger Hunt!
UW Oshkosh staff, faculty and alumni can register for this program at a reduced rate!
Choose One of our Exciting Majors
Visit a veterinary clinic and learn about careers working with animals! Explore what goes on behind the scenes at the zoo!
Master cooking skills with Chef Alex from Zuppas! Make and taste delicious food! Learn cake decorating techniques and compete in a cake-decorating contest!
Perform amazing experiments and learn about careers in science! See how science impacts everything around us.
Two Days of Hands-On Fun and Learning
Grandparents and their grandchildren will attend courses in the three “majors,” have fun around campus and spend wonderful quality time with each other. Courses exciting and are age-appropriate for children ages 8–12. All lessons are taught by local professionals.
Thursday, July 13
|8:30–9:30 a.m.||Arrive on campus and register at Horizon Village|
|9:30–10:15 a.m.||Welcome and Opening Session|
|10:30 a.m. – Noon||Major Class|
|1:30–3:30 p.m.||Major Class|
|4:15–5:15 p.m.||Campus Scavenger Hunt|
|7–9 p.m.||Evening Activity|
Friday, July 14
|9 a.m. – Noon||Major Class|
|1:30–2:30 p.m.||Grandparents University Commencement|
|2:30–3 p.m.||Check out of Horizon Village|
$230 per adult and $150 per child.
Program fees include lodging, meals, classes, activities, commemorative t-shirt and photo. UW Oshkosh faculty, staff and alumni receive a reduced registration rate. Use code UWOGRAND for a 10 percent discount on registration fees.
Registration for this program has closed.
For more information, contact Beth Stubing at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (920) 424-1129.
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