Campus News and Updates

Take Your Kids to Work Day goes virtual for 2020

October 26, 2020

Each year, Take Your Kids to Work Day invites Grade 9 students to go into the workplaces of their parents or guardians to learn more about different workplaces and types of work. This year, due to COVID-19, SFU is hosting a virtual event and invites all faculty and staff with children in Grade 9 to participate in a day filled with programming!

When: Wednesday, November 4 | 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Where: Over Zoom - Zoom link will be sent on Nov. 2 after registering

Event schedule:

10:00am - Introductions and Welcome to SFU

10:00am to 10:45am Explore SFU presentation

10:45am to 11:30am - Virtual Campus Tour

11:30am to 12:15pm - Faculty of Science (FoS) interactive session (Get InSPIDERed)

12:15pm to 1:00pm - Lunch Break

1:00pm to 1:45pm - Faculty of Applied Sciences (FAS) Robotics coding activity

1:45pm to 2:30pm - Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences (FASS) interactive session (& WIN prizes!)

2:30pm - Closing Comments, Q & A

Should you have any questions, please email lead volunteer Mark Zimmerman at or 778-782-9430. 

Register below! We hope you can join us!