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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

College Receptions

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/graduation/general/receptions.html
College of Allied Health and Nursing Pre-Commencement  Recognition Ceremony and Reception
for CAHN Graduate (Masters) Students and Families
Saturday, May 7, 2016
9:00-10:00 a.m.
Centennial Student Union, Ostrander Auditorium

The Pre-Commencement Ceremony includes special recognition and/or hooding for students receiving their Masters Degree. Graduates are asked to wear their academic attire to the ceremony. For more information contact: Bonnie Hanson at 507-389-6315 or bonnie.hanson@mnsu.edu.
 

CAHN Pre-Commencement Receptions:

Graduates will receive a College pin at their respective reception.

Dental Hygiene:

Friday, May 6, 6:00-8:00 p.m., Ostrander Auditorium 

Family Consumer Science:

Saturday, May 7, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m., CSU Ballroom North

Health Science:

Saturday, May 7, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m., Centennial Student Union 253-4-5

Human Performance:

Saturday, May 7, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m., Highland Center 1700

Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services:

Saturday, May 7, 11:15 - 11:30 a.m., Myers Fieldhouse during lineup

Speech, Hearing and Rehabilitation Services:

Saturday, May 7, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m., Armstrong Hall 103

 

School of Nursing Pre-Commencement Ceremony Reception Celebrating RN-to-BS Completion and Masters Degree Graduates
Saturday, May 7, 2016
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Centennial Student Union 245

The reception provides an opportunity for RN-to-BS Completion graduates and their guests to meet with faculty from the School of Nursing and receive a College of Allied Health and Nursing pin. Graduates are asked to wear their academic attire to the reception. Nursing Masters students will be hooded at the 9:00 am College of Allied Health and Nursing Pre-Commencement Ceremony for CAHN Graduate (Masters) students and families. Masters students and guests are also welcome to attend the School of Nursing reception. For more information contact: Patricia Edlund at 507-389-6023 or patricia.edlund@mnsu.edu

 

School of Nursing Pinning Ceremony
Friday, May 6, 2016
5:30 - 8:00 pm
CSU Ballroom

Each student graduating from the basic Baccalaureate degree program will receive an invitation sent to their local address. A School of Nursing pin will be presented to each student graduating. For more information contact: Patricia Edlund at 507-389-6023 or patricia.edlund@mnsu.edu.

 

College of Arts and Humanities Reception
Saturday, May 7, 2016
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
CSU Hearth Lounge

Graduates and their guests are cordially invited to join the department faculty and staff for refreshments, immediately following the Commencement ceremony. For more information contact: Sharon Evans at 507-389-1713 or sharon.evans@mnsu.edu.


 

College of Business Pre-Commencement Reception and Recognition Ceremony
Saturday, May 7, 2016
12:15 p.m. - Reception
12:45 p.m. - Recognition Ceremony
CSU Ostrander Auditorium

Graduates, family and friends are invited to join faculty and staff at a reception and recognition ceremony. Each graduate will be recognized and receive a university graduation pin. The ceremony includes special recognition and/or hooding for students receiving their Master of Business Administration degree. RSVP is required for all students and should be sent to Greta Fennell. For more information contact: Greta Fennell at 507-389-5424 or greta.fennell@mnsu.edu.
 

 

College of Education Pinning Ceremony
Friday, May 6, 2016
CSU Ballroom
2:00 pm - Reception and Registration
2:30 - 3:30 pm - Pinning Ceremony

Bachelor of Science in Teaching Graduates and Graduate Level Initial Licensure graduates and guests are all invited to attend the reception and pinning ceremony. Students will be notified by email and through D2L. RSVPs are not required. For more information contact: Jerrad Aspelund at 507-389-5478 or jerrad.aspelund@mnsu.edu.


 

College of Education Graduate Degree Hooding Ceremony
Saturday, May 7, 2016
9:00 - 10:00 am - Hooding Ceremony
Reception immediately following ceremony
Earley Center for Performing Arts, Ted Paul Theatre

Graduates receiving their Doctorate, Masters Degree or Specialist Degree and guests, are all invited to attend the Hooding Ceremony and Reception. Invitations will be emailed. Academic attire required. RSVPs are required and should be sent to Jerrad Aspelund. For more information contact: Jerrad Aspelund at 507-389-5478 or jerrad.aspelund@mnsu.edu.


 

College of Science, Engineering and Technology Reception
Saturday, May 7, 2016
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Main level of Ford Hall - Student Commons area

Graduates, famiy and friends are invited to join faculty and staff for refreshments. For more information contact: Cindi Wenzel at 507-389-5998 or cindi.wenzel@mnsu.edu.


 

College of Social and Behavioral Science Reception and Recognition Ceremony
Saturday, May 7, 2016
CSU Ballroom
12:00 pm - Dessert Reception
12:30 pm - Recognition Ceremony

Each graduate will receive special recognition and receive a College of Social & Behavioral Sciences graduation pin. Family members are invited to attend. RSVPs are not required. For more information contact: Denise Thompson at 507-389-5699 or denise.thompson@mnsu.edu.