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Family Weekend

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, October 20, 2018

As part of the University of Pennsylvania’s annual Family Weekend, the School of Nursing invites family and friends of current nursing students to join us on Saturday for a day of activities. Register here!


10 am School of Nursing Dean’s Welcome
Join Dean Antonia Villarruel, Dr. Julie Sochalski, Associate Dean for Academic Programs, and fellow Penn Nursing families for this welcome event.
Claire Fagin Hall
Ann L. Roy 
10:15 am A Penn Nursing Education

Learn about the various ways students are able to individualize the Penn Nursing experience in this overview from the Office of Academic Affairs. 

Claire Fagin Hall
Ann L. Roy Auditorium
10:30 am

Interactive Breakout Sessions
Interested in working alongside top nursing research faculty? Hoping to learn about healthcare systems in other parts of the world by traveling abroad? Hear from faculty, staff and students about these opportunities - and more! - during our interactive breakout sessions.

Breakout Session # 1
10:30am – 11:00am

Breakout Session # 2
11:10am – 11:40am

Claire Fagin Hall

First and Second Floor Classrooms

11:45 am Nursing Student Organization Showcase/SNAP Clothing Sale
Meet the pride of Penn Nursing – our student leaders! The School of Nursing boasts a thriving network of student organizations that help build community in the school and lead student-driven initiatives. Student Nurses at Penn (SNAP) will also be selling Penn Nursing clothing, so make sure to stop by!
Claire Fagin Hall
Carol E. Ware Lobby
12:00 pm Family Weekend Lunch
Following the presentation, join Penn Nursing families for lunch.
Claire Fagin Hall
Carol E. Ware Lobby