Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day:
Thursday, April 27
Bring your daughters and sons to work with you! For girls and boys ages 9–15 and their Penn sponsors.
Note: Please remember that sponsors must accompany their young guests at all times and have supervisory approval to participate.
If you have children ages 9–15, bring them to Penn for this year’s “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.” On Thursday, April 27, Human Resources is sponsoring many special activities across campus for this annual event. Registration is required to participate, as detailed below.
Sample Workshops & Activities:
Nursing SIM Man
Law Enforcement Careers
SEAS Grasp Lab
Becoming a Scientist
Cupcake Decorating Demonstration
Nutrition for Teens
Fine Arts Photograms
Registration Process: 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 have questions or need assistance, please contact Laurie at (215) 573-2471 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like to bring more than 1 guest, please contact Laurie to see if this is feasible since some activities have limited space availability.
Discount Meal Options:
• University Club at Penn (formerly known as the Faculty Club) -members are invited for the buffet lunch with their daughter or son between 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Adults $9.50, Daughter/Son $4.75 discounted rate. Presented by the University Club at Penn, (on the second floor of the Inn at Penn).
• 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, hot dogs, and peanut butter/jelly sandwiches. Houston Market is located on the lower level of Houston Hall.
• World Cafe Live - a live music venue and restaurant sharing space with Penn’s radio station WXPN, supports this annual event at Penn by offering a free soda with lunch to all children participating that day. We ask that these young guests be accompanied by an adult with a valid Penn ID, and that they specify at the time of purchase that they are participating in "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day." Live music will be featured during the lunch hour for your entertainment. Reservations recommended, please call (267) 295-2963. World Cafe Live is located at 3025 Walnut Street.
Almanac, Vol. 52, No. 27, March 28, 2006