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Grandparents Day

Grandparents Day

When
Friday, April 7
Where
Biola

 

*Registration is required for lunch ONLY.

9:00 a.m. Information Booth Opens
Fluor Fountain

Arriving early?
Grandparents can enjoy breakfast in the Café by paying at the door from 7:30 am- 9:15 am. Students can use their meal plan or flex points

9:30 - 10:20 a.m. Chapel
Chase Gymnasium
Join our Biola students for chapel. Associate Professor of Theology Matt Jensen speaking.

Morning Activity Options

10:45 am- 12:30 pm Golf Cart Campus Tours
Fluor Fountain
Enjoy a 30 minute narrated tour of campus. Groups will leave every 15 minutes on a first come, first served basis. Please take the tour during this time if your student’s last name begins with letters A-M

10:20 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. Lawn Games
Metzger Lawn
Join us for a round of lawn bowling and other games.

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Morning Seminar with Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, Jason Tresser
Calvary Chapel
Feasting, Fasting and Fruit Flies: How nutrition influences health and longevity.
Faculty and students here at Biola are studying the effects of diet on fruit flies. Dr. Tresser will discuss the effect diet restriction has on metabolism, sleep patterns and longevity, even over multiple generations.

12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Lunch Buffett
Tent on Soubirou Lot
Welcome by President Corey. Advanced registration required. $10 for grandparents; students with meal plans are $5, students without meal plans pay $10. Please register here.

Afternoon Activity Options:

2:00 pm- 3:30 pm Golf Cart Campus Tours
Fluor Fountain
Enjoy a 30 minute narrated tour of campus. Groups will leave every 15 minutes on a first come, first served basis. Please take the tour during this time if your student’s last name begins with letters N-Z

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Lawn Games
Metzger Lawn
Join us on Metzger Lawn for a round of lawn bowling and other games.

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Afternoon Seminar with Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, Jason Tresser
Calvary Chapel
Feasting, Fasting and Fruit Flies: How nutrition influences health and longevity.
Faculty and students here at Biola are studying the effects of diet on fruit flies. Dr. Tresser will discuss the effect diet restriction has on metabolism, sleep patterns and longevity, even over multiple generations.

Biola University
13800 Biola Ave. La Mirada, CA 90639
1-562-903-6000