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Parent & Family Day 2014


Saturday, November 15, 2014
8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Registration is not yet available. Please check back for more information in October.

Fee: $35 per parent/guardian*

Cancellation fee: $10
Continental breakfast and lunch included.

Parking: $10

*Students can join the program during lunch only for $15 per student (non-refundable).


This event is for parents and guardians of current UCI students.
It is not intended for students or prospective students.


Parent & Family Day 2014 Program

**Subject to Change**

8:30 -
9:15 a.m.

Check-In and Continental Breakfast

9:15 -
9:45 a.m.

Opening remarks by Thomas A. Parham, Ph.D.
Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs

9:50 -
10:10 a.m.

Student entertainment

10:15 -
11:00 a.m.

Faculty Keynote: Dean of the UCI School of Law, Erwin Chemerinsky

Dean of the School of Law, Erwin Chemerinsky

Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean and Distinguished Professor of Law, UC Irvine

Erwin Chemerinsky is the founding Dean and Distinguished Professor of Law, and Raymond Pryke Professor of First Amendment Law, at UC Irvine School of Law, with a joint appointment in Political Science. Prior to assuming this position in 2008, he was the Alston and Bird Professor of Law and Political Science at Duke University from 2004-2008, and before that was a professor at the University of Southern California Law School from 1983-2004, including as the Sydney M. Irmas Professor of Public Interest Law, Legal Ethics, and Political Science. He is the author of eight books, including The Case Against the Supreme Court to be published by Viking in 2014, and more than 200 law review articles. He frequently argues appellate cases, including in the United States Supreme Court. In January 2014, National Jurist magazine named Dean Chemerinsky as the most influential person in legal education in the United States. Dean Chemerinsky is a graduate of Northwestern University and Harvard Law School.

11:10 a.m. -
12:00 p.m.

Session 1 Workshops: Topics To Be Determined

12 -
1:00 p.m.


1:10 -
2:00 p.m.

Session 2 Workshops: Topics To Be Determined

2:15 p.m. -
3:15 p.m.

Campus Tour

1:00 p.m. -
4:00 p.m.

Housing Tours


Additional UCI events held during the weekend

Friday, November 14th
7 p.m.

Men's Basketball vs. Chapman

Saturday, November 15th
2 p.m. & 8 p.m.

The Last Lifeboat - Directed by Don Hill

12 p.m.

Men's Water Polo vs. UC Santa Barbara

8 p.m.

Metamorphoses by Mary Zimmerman

8 p.m.

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Sunday, November 16th
3 p.m.

Men's Basketball vs. Pacific