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September 16, 2013

Ohio University’s Fall Parents Weekend is Sept. 20-22 

Ohio University will welcome family and friends to campus for Fall Parents Weekend this weekend, Sept. 20-22. 

The weekend gives parents the opportunity to visit their student's new home and experience first-hand what it's like to be a Bobcat. 

Many events are planned for Parents Weekend. Here are some highlights: 

• At 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, join the OHIO Bobcat football team while they duke it out against the Austin Peay Governors at Peden Stadium. Student admission is free, and tickets may be picked up at the Convocation Center Ticket Office, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. Tickets for parents and family members may be purchased in advance. To purchase tickets or find out more information, please contact the OHIO Athletics Ticket Office at 1-800-575-CATS. 

• Come to the Baker University Center Ballroom on Saturday, Sept. 21 to indulge in a delicious breakfast buffet. Seating will take place at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The menu features scrambled eggs, French toast, bacon, hash browns, assorted pastries and fresh fruit. This event also will include live music, raffles and a meet-and-greet with University administrators. Tickets are $12 per person and are available for purchase at 

• Experience a night of laughter with The Second City's tour of "Happily Ever Laughter." The show will take place at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21 in the Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium. Don't miss out on an evening of scripted and improvisational cutting edge comedy. Tickets are $18 and may be purchased at 

For a complete list of 2013 Fall Parents Weekend events, visit

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