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2014 Parent Schedule


1:00 pmUpgraded Money Skills
Nathan Green; Financial Rep, Northwestern Mutual
Empower students to develop smart money management skills.
Admin. Auditorium
1:30 pmMaking the Grade  
Mark Pruitt; Asst Dir of Admissions
Helps to prepare students for the increased college workload.
Admin. Auditorium
2:00 pm  

Campus Tour | Walking or Virtual

Harding History and Campus Facts  

Admin. Auditorium
3:00 pm

Opening Ceremony
Welcome to Harding - Dr. Bruce McLarty; President
Academic Mission – Dr. Larry Long; Provost
Student Life - Zach Neal; Dean of Student Life

Admin. Auditorium
3:30 – 5:00 pmAcademic FairCone Chapel
5:00 – 6:15 pmDinner – Compliments of HardingHeritage Cafeteria
6:30 pmIntroductions and Announcements
Admissions Introductions - Glenn Dillard; Asst. VP of Enrollment
International Programs - Dr. Jeff Hopper; Dean of Intl. Programs
IMPACT Co-Directors - Harrison and Hayley Waldron
Admin. Auditorium
7:15 – 8:00 pmEssentials for Parents: Hosted by Square1
“Everyone has a role to fill, what’s yours?”
Office of Provost - Dr. Larry Long; Provost
Center for Student Success - Dr. Todd Patton
Office of Alumni - Liz Howell; Alumni and Parent Relations
Admin. Auditorium
9:00 pmSpiritual Life at Harding (Devotional)Admin. Auditorium


7:30 – 8:20 amContinental BreakfastHeritage Cafeteria


No Parent Left BehindAdmin. Auditorium

 8:30 - 10:00 am

Office of Alumni – Liz Howell; Alumni and Parent Relations
Office of the President - Dr. Bruce McLarty; President
Admin. Auditorium

 10:15 - 11:30 am

Office of Student Life – Dr. David Collins; Executive VP
Student Technology Services – Lora Fleener; Mgr Student Support
Admin. Auditorium
11:30 am – 12:50 pmLunch - on your own
1:00 - 2:45 pmIn the Know; Who to Know

Public Safety – Craig Russell; Dir of Public Safety
Student Health Services – Lynn McCarty; Dir of Student Health Services
Bookstore – David Hall; Bookstore Manager
Student Financial Services – Jay Simpson; Assoc Dir of Financial Aid
Business Office – Molly Noble-Douglass; Dir of Business Office

Admin. Auditorium

Summer Stampede