As part of its Fourth Annual Parent Day at The Pit on Saturday, Feb. 11, the University of New Mexico Parent Association will conduct an online auction, with additional items up for bid, in addition with the annual event. The online auction will opens Saturday, Feb. 4 at 9 a.m. and closes Saturday, Feb. 18 at 12 p.m.

For Parent Day registration, event information, or to donate an item for the online/silent auction and raffle, visit UNM Parent Association or contact chairpersons Christina Kitsos (505) 263-6716 or Anthony Gallegos (505) 720-2076.

The online auction is limited to select items including an autographed Lobo men's basketball, lunch with head men's basketball coach Steve Alford and prints from the Tamarind Institute, to name a few.

To participate in the auction, visit 32auctions. Then click "View an Auction." From there, to access the Parent Association auction, you will need the following auction ID & password:

Auction ID ParentDayatThePit
Password spring2012

Before you can bid on an item, you must sign up for a username and password on 32auctions. Signing up is simple and allows you to log in, bid on items and continue to check on the status of that item as the auction draws to a close. It also allows you to be contacted as a winning bidder.

All proceeds from the online/silent auction will go towards the UNM Parent Association's scholarship fund benefiting needs-based UNM students. Help support the UNM Parent Association Scholarship fund.

For Parent Day registration, event information, or to donate an item for the online/silent auction and raffle, visit UNM Parent Association or contact chairpersons Christina Kitsos (505) 263-6716 or Anthony Gallegos (505) 720-2076.