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Nursing Calendar Fall 2015
Nursing Calendar Fall 2015
Please check your class BOLT site for a list of dates, times and locations for orientation of Junior and Senior Nursing classes for Fall 2015!
- August 24 — Welcome back! This is the first day of classes for the Fall 2015 semester. Opening Day Convocation will be held at 3PM in the Ballroom at Kehr Union Building..
- August 25 — Adult Health I Skills Fest for Danville Campus Students. 9AM - 1PM. Please note that this skills fest will be held at Bloomsburg campus on this day. Please check the SLL's BOLT site for more information when the semester begins.
- August 26 — Adult Health I Skills Fest for Bloomsburg Campus Students. 9AM - 1PM. Please check the SLL's BOLT site for more information when the semester begins.
- August 31 — Maternal Child Health Nursing Skills Fest. Morning Clinical Group Starts 9AM, Evening Clinical Group Starts 11AM. Please check the SLL's BOLT site for more information when the semester begins.
- September 1 — Adult Health II Skills Fest. 9AM-1PM. Please check the SLL's BOLT site for more information when the semester begins.
- September 7 — Labor Day. There are no classes. The Simulated Learning Lab will also be closed September 5th to September 7th.
- September 18-20 — Parent and Family Weekend.
- September 19 — Alzheimer's Memory Walk. Please join Theta Zeta, BU's chapter of Sigma Theta Tau (The International Nursing Honor Society) and help fight the nation's 6th leading causing of death! The walk is held at Bloomsburg Town Park. Registration begins at 10AM and the walk starts at 11AM. For more information or to donate go to the Alzheimer's Association website at www.alz.org/walk.
- September 20 — White Coat Ceremony. Last year, the Department of Nursing was one of 100 schools nationwide selected to offer the first annual White Coat Ceremony. This year we continue the tradition with a ceremony that recognizes sophomore level nursing students as they enter their first clinical course and make a commitment to quality patient care. It will be held at 2PM in Haas Center for the Arts, Mitrani Hall.
- September 26 — Open House for Prospective Students. Please contact the Office of Admissions www.bloomu.edu/admissions for further details.
- September 26-October3— Bloomsburg Fair. This is the largest agricultural fair in PA. and one of the largest on the East Coast. Go to www.bloomsburgfair.com for more details!
- October 16 — COST Career Day. This annual event will be held from 9AM to 4PM in the Ballroom of the Kehr Union Building.
- October 17 — College of Science and Technology Homecoming Tailgate Party. This annual event will be held from 11AM to 2PM at Redman Stadium on upper campus.
- October 16-18 — Homecoming Weekend.
- October 22 — Faust Lecture. This annual lectureship will be held at 7PM. More information about this event will be posted on the right side of this page at a later date. Please continue to check back.
- October 24 — Open House for Prospective Students. Please contact the Office of Admissions www.bloomu.edu/admissions for further details.
- November 24 — Reading/Research Day. No classes.
- November 25-29 — Thanksgiving Recess. No classes. The Simulated Learning Lab will also be closed and will reopen Monday, November 30.
- December 4 — Fall Research and Scholarship Day. This end of the semester event is where students have the opportunity to present their research and other scholarly activities.
- December 7 — Finals begin.
- December 11 — Graduate Commencement.
- December 12 — Undergraduate Commencement.