Fatherhood Forum - Why Fathers Matter: Parenting for the Health of It

MSU Union Building (49 Abbot Road, East Lansing)

Why Fathers Matter: Parenting for the Health of It

A forum for fathers who want to enhance their greatness as parents

Who should attend the Forum? Fathers of all ages and experiences, mothers, expectant parents, guardians, MSU students, faculty and staff, professionals, community partners, educators, and anyone interested in parenting. 

Topics to include: Healthy, easy meals for kids; kids and technology; self-care for dads to reduce stress; and more!

Events to include: Resource fair; free lunch; networking opportunities; Barber Shop & Beauty Shop discussions (back by popular demand!); panel of dads; keynote address. 

REGISTER TODAY Please Pre-Register by 8:00am, Thursday, October 5, 2017.

NEW THIS YEAR: Fatherhood Forum Photo Contest! Submit your photo for the chance to win a prize here: https://worklife.msu.edu/fatherhood-forum-photo-contest. Deadline for photo submissions has been extended to September 22! For details about the Photo Contest, click here

Flyer for Fatherhood Forum

Thank you to our sponsors: Michigan State University Student Affairs & Services, Michigan State University Outreach and Engagement, Michigan State University Human Resources, Michigan State University Federal Credit Union, and Dean Transportation. 

Thank you to our Planning Committee: Todd Bradley, MSU Human Resources; Matt Helm, Graduate Life & Wellness; Mary Machowicz, Expectant Parent Organization; Travis Neller, Eaton RESA; Ted Ransaw, MSU Arts & Humanities; Jonathan Lawrence, Ingham County; Dominic Knighten, Holt Public Schools; Laraine Walton, Student Parent Resource Center; Kim Steed Page, Student Parent Resource Center; Lori Strom, WorkLife Office. Additional thanks to the staff of the WorkLife Office and Graduate Life & Wellness graduate assistant, Megan Jackson.