On Thursday, Nov. 19, the St. Gregory’s University School of Nursing held its first White Coat Ceremony, honoring the Class of 2017. Members of the campus community, family and friends were present as members of the nursing faculty cloaked students in the white coats they will wear throughout their nursing education.
The St. Gregory’s University Department of Visual and Performing Arts is proud to present the world premiere of a brand new adaptation of the beloved children’s book The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales, based on the book by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith, and adapted for the stage by Dr. David Coley, Assistant Professor and Director of Theatre. The first showing will take place on Thursday, Nov. 19 at 8 p.m. in the Sarkeys Performing Arts Center.
The St. Gregory’s University School of Nursing is pleased to announce its first White Coat Ceremony will be held on Thursday, Nov. 19 at 11 a.m. in the St. Gregory’s Abbey Church.
During the ceremony, Dr. Susan Barnes, Dean of Nursing, will address attendees along with guest speaker Mary Diane Steltenkamp. St. Gregory’s Nursing Class of 2017 will be cloaked by instructors Dr. Wanda Robinson and Dr. Jasmine Johnson.
St. Gregory’s University invites prospective students and their family members to experience Cavalier Day on Thursday, November 12 beginning at 10 a.m. in Benedictine Hall.
Students and their families are able to visit with current students, tour the historic campus, learn about student activities and campus life, attend a college class and meet current faculty and staff who are able to assist with the admissions process.
Additional Cavalier Days are scheduled for February 11 and April 14.
St. Gregory’s University celebrated its Benedictine Hall Centennial Homecoming this past weekend. Hundreds of alumni, community members, current students, faculty and staff all joined together for a weekend of special events.
The St. Gregory’s University Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences and the Communication Student Alliance will host speaker Dr. David J. Potter to present Privacy and Technology: Managing Online Identities on Friday, November 13 at 10:00 a.m. in the Shawnee Community Room in the Rockwood Center at St. Gregory’s Shawnee campus.
The event is free and open to the public. St. Gregory’s community members are highly encouraged to attend.
The St. Gregory’s University Department of Visual and Performing Arts is proud to present A Time For Every Season: Fall Dance Concert. The show is set to hit the stage this Friday, October 30 at 8 p.m. in the Sarkeys Performing Arts Center on St. Gregory’s Shawnee campus.
Jessica Van Oort, PhD., Department Chair and Assistant Professor in the Department of Visual and Performing Arts, said the show came together based on an idea she had to do a suite of dances based on the seasons to the famous music by Vivaldi.
Dr. Madeline Rugh assistant professor in Psychology and Art at St. Gregory’s University, will be presenting with her colleague Straja Linder King of Alberta, Canada at the Canadian Art Therapy Association international conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia, October 16 – 18, 2015.
Faculty and graduate students of the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences attended a presentation by the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) of Oklahoma in conjunction with Mental Illness Awareness Week. The department also served as a sponsor of the event to support the efforts of the organization.
The Department of Visual and Performing Arts at St. Gregory’s University is pleased to announce their upcoming production of Electra by Sophocles, which will premiere this Thursday, Oct. 8 at 8 p.m. in the Sarkeys Performing Arts Center.