MCN Nurses Week will be celebrated from Tuesday, April 18 - Saturday, April 24. Invitations will be mailed out in early March.
Tuesday, April 18 - MCN Scholars Symposium
4-5:30 p.m., Room 118, Alumni Center
Explore research and evidence-based practice at MCN! Faculty, students, alumni, and community nurses are invited to our First Annual Scholars Day. The event begins with a welcome from Dean Judy Neubrander at 4 p.m., followed by a series of oral presentations and a poster session from 5–5:20 p.m. Awards for excellence and the most popular presentation will be given at 5:20 p.m. Information about the presentations will be available at Nursing.IllinoisState.edu/Alumni/. This event is sponsored by Sigma Theta Tau Xi Pi Chapter.
The following oral presentations will begin at 4:05 p.m. and will be 10 minutes each with 5 minutes for questions – Moderated by Nancy Novotny
Poster Session – visit posters at your leisure
Tuesday, April 18 - Alumni/Student Career Panel
6 - 7:30 p.m., Room 118, Alumni Center
A panel of MCN alumni will talk with current students about career options after graduation.
Thursday, April 20 - SNA Candlelighting Ceremony
5:30- 7 p.m., Prairie Room, Bone Student Center
Senior nursing students and faculty continue the tradition of celebrating their accomplishments at the Candlelighting Ceremony.
Friday, April 21 - Golden Jubilee Celebration - ATTENTION Class of 1967!
4-6 p.m., Room 116, Alumni Center
This event honors nursing alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago, and pins will be handed out to the Class of 1967. Please come prepared with your memories and stories to share about your time in nursing school! If you attended this event last year, you are welcome to attend again and wear your pins!
Saturday, April 22 - MNAO Awards and Reunion Banquet
11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Room 118, Alumni Center
ALL alumni are invited to celebrate milestone reunion classes and award recipients.
Friday, May 12 - MCN Commencement
4 p.m. - Bone Student Center, Braden Auditorium
Fall 2017 Events
Thursday, September 21 - MCN Scholarship Banquet
Friday, October 20 - ISU Alumni Day
Saturday, October 21 - Homecoming Events
Tuesday, December 5 - Holiday Celebration