Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day:
Thursday, April 28
If you have children ages 9–15, you can bring them to work with you for this year’s “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.” On Thursday, April 28, Human Resources is sponsoring many special activities across campus for this annual event. (Note: Please remember that sponsors must accompany their young guests at all times and have supervisory approval to participate.) Registration is required to participate, as detailed below.
Sample Workshops & Activities:
Veterinary Medicine School Tour, Career Services, Penn Museum Tour, Law Enforcement Careers, ENIAC Tour, Physics, Computer Technology, Penn Relays, WXPN Tour, Becoming a Scientist, Cookie Decorating Demonstration.
To see and register for this year’s activities, go to www.hr.upenn.edu/quality/daughterson.asp. Each registration represents 1 sponsor and 1 guest. If you are bringing more than 1 guest, please contact Human Resources at (215) 898-5116 or firstname.lastname@example.org since some activities have limited availability. (If you are interested in registering for an activity, but are unable to access Human Resources’ on-line course catalog, please call (215) 898-5116.)
Discount Meal Options:
• Faculty Club–Faculty Club members are invited for a buffet lunch with their daughter or son during the hours of 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Adults: $9.20, Daughter/Son: $4.75 discounted rate. Presented by the Faculty Club, located on the second floor of the Inn at Penn, 3611 Walnut Street.
• Houston Market–Houston Market proudly supports this event by offering all participants a free fountain soda with any purchase at Houston Market. We ask that participants be accompanied by their young guest, have a valid PENN ID, and specify at the time of purchase that they are participating in the Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. Houston Market will feature a special menu including children’s favorites such as chicken fingers, personal pizzas, and peanut butter/jelly sandwiches. Houston Market is located on the lower level of Houston Hall at 3417 Spruce Street.
Volunteer to host a West Philadelphia 9th grader for a day on Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. Provide an opportunity for a deserving child who may not otherwise have the opportunity to visit Penn’s campus. If you are interested in “adopting” a student for the day, please contact Isabel Mapp at the Center for Community partnerships: email@example.com or (215) 898-2020.
Almanac, Vol. 51, No. 26, March 29, 2005
March 29, 2005
Volume 51 Number 26