Web Chat for Parents of First-Year Students
On October 13, the Parent Program took questions from parents regarding their student’s initial transition to campus life. Topics covered included: relationships with roommates and friends, homesickness, academics, H1N1 influenza and other matters related to new students.
- Dean of Students Lori Berquam
- Cal Bergman, associate director of residence life, University Housing
- Nancy Sandhu and Patti Lux-Weber of the UW–Madison Parent Program
The session was moderated by University Communications.
A transcript of the chat is posted below.
Read additional chat comments and responses (PDF format) answered after the conclusion of the chat.