Dinner On Us: 'Juggling Academic Success with Parenting'

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September 11, 2017
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Student Union

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Office of Family Resources

"Juggling Academic Success with Parenting: Reflections on Best Practices" with Mari Castaneda, professor and department chair, Communication studies.

Open to campus and Amherst Family Center families with young children, Dinner On Us is a parent education workshop series offered most Monday evenings during the academic year.

Schedule: 5:30 p.m. Dinner in Earth Foods in the Student Union, 6:15-7:30 p.m, Roundtable discussion in Earth Foods, supervised children's activities in the Cape Cod Lounge from 5:45-7:30 p.m.

Register here.

Undergraduates may arrange for independent study credits through contracts with academic departments.

DOU workshops are held in the Student Union and include a free family dinner, supervised children's activities, and free parking. It is a unique opportunity for parents and grandparents to participate in educational workshops and round table discussions.

Check out the full fall lineup of Dinner On Us speakers


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