College Receptions

Page address: https://www.mnsu.edu/graduation/general/receptions.html


College of Allied Health and Nursing Pre-Commencement Ceremony
For CAHN Graduate (Masters) Students and Families
Saturday, May 9, 2015
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 cap and gown 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 8, 6:00 p.m., Wiecking Center Auditorium

Family Consumer Science: Saturday, May 9, 10:00-11:00 a.m., CSU Ballroom North

Health Science:
Saturday, May 9, 10:00-11:00 a.m., CSU 245

Human Performance: Saturday, May 9, 10:00-11:00 a.m., Highland Center 1700

Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services: Saturday, May 9, 11:15-11:30 a.m., Myers Fieldhouse during line-up.

Speech, Hearing and Rehabilitation Services: Saturday, May 9, 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 9, 2015
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Centennial Student Union 253, 254, 255

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 cap and gown to the reception. Nursing Masters students will be hooded at the 9:00 a.m. College of Allied Health and Nursing Pre-Commencement Ceremony for CAHN Graduate (Masters) Students and Families. For more information contact: Patricia Edlund at 507-389-6023 or patricia.edlund@mnsu.edu.

School of Nursing Pinning Ceremony
Friday, May 8, 2015
5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
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 9, 2015
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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 9, 2015
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 cermony. 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 8, 2015
2:00 p.m. - Reception and Registration (CSU Ballroom)
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. - Pinning Ceremony (CSU Ballroom)

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@mnsu.edu

 

College of Education Graduate Degree Hooding Ceremony
Saturday, May 9, 2015
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. - Hooding Ceremony
Reception immediately following ceremony
Earley Center for Performing Arts, Ted Paul Theatre
Graduates receiving their Doctorate, Masters Degree, Specialist Degree, and guests are all invited to attend the Hooding Ceremony and Reception. Invitations will be emailed. Academic attire is 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 9, 2015
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Main level of Ford Hall - Student Commons area

Graduates, family 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 Sciences Recognition Ceremony
Saturday, May 9, 2015
12:00 to 12:30 p.m. - Dessert Reception
12:30 - 2:00 p.m. - Recognition Ceremony
CSU Ballroom

Each graduate will receive special recognition and receive a College of Social and Behavioral Sciences graduation pin. The ceremony includes special recognition and/or hooding for students receiving their Graduate Degree. 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.