Activities

Activities 

ISPC: Lunch, Conversation and Community (Monthly on Wednesdays from 12:15pm-1:15pm)

ISPC: Lunch, Conversation and Community (Monthly on Wednesdays from 12:15pm-1:15pm)

Meet fellow student-parents in healthcare professional programs, share lunch and conversation, and learn about resources for student-parents! We will update this schedule with specific topics and locations as we have them.

Student Parent HELP Center Office Hours in Moos Tower

Student Parent HELP Center Office Hours in Moos Tower

Stephanie Lee is the Graduate Student Parent Counselor at the Student Parent HELP Center and a licensed social worker with years of family and youth work experience. Stephanie is available for one to one consultation appointments for any graduate or professional student who is in need of family related support. Stephanie is also the person graduate students will complete their initial intake with, when at all possible.

  • February 4: 12:00pm - 1:30pm (Moos 1-435)

Please email ispc@umn.edu if you’re interested in meeting with Stephanie during this time. This is a great opportunity to learn about the Child Care Assistance Grants available at the U of M.

Parent-to-Parent Luncheon with Faculty

Parent-to-Parent Luncheon with Faculty

Join us for the second annual Parent-to-Parent Luncheon with Faculty. Along with the Student Parent HELP Center, we are hosting a panel lunch featuring healthcare faculty from various fields who are parents. This will be an excellent opportunity to learn from, and network with, professionals who excelled in their healthcare careers and/or education while parenting.

  • March 26: 12:15pm - 1:15pm (Moos 1-450)

Registration information coming soon!

Family Day at Goldy’s Gameroom

Family Day at Goldy’s Gameroom

Join us for a fun afternoon of bowling and other games! Meet fellow student-parents in healthcare programs and enter to win raffle prizes! This is an opportunity to bring your families to school – Goldy’s Gameroom is in Coffman Memorial Union on campus!

  • March 30

More details on exact time to come, but likely over lunch and early afternoon.

Student Parent Help Center: Graduate Student Lunch in Appleby (Weekly, Fridays)

Student Parent Help Center: Graduate Student Lunch in Appleby (Weekly, Fridays)

  • When: Fridays during regular semester, from 12pm to 2pm

  • Where: Appleby Hall, room 41 in the basement

  • Who: Graduate and Professional student parents

  • What: Conversation and connection with other student parents around campus over a light lunch. Feel free to stop by anytime during the two hours.

Student Parent Help Center: Ongoing Advising

Student Parent Help Center: Ongoing Advising

If you’d like to meet with a Student Parent Counselor outside of the time listed above, find more information here or contact the Student-Parent Help Center directly.

  • Front Desk/Appointment Line: (612) 626-6015

  • Email: sphc@umn.edu

  • Where: Room 24, Appleby Hall