Brett Fortune ‘17

Brett Fortune ‘17

Major: Nursing
Hometown:Wooster, Ohio

I chose to major in nursing because it is a hands-on major that requires lifelong learning. Plus, the opportunity to make a huge impact in someone's life is exciting and meaningful.

University Marshal - Graduation and Commencement Information

Matriculation Convocation (Freshman)

  • Sunday, August 21, 2016
  • 4:15 p.m.
  • Students and faculty line up starting at 4 p.m.
  • Peterson Field House

Senior Salute (Undergraduates)

  • Wednesday, April 12, 2017
  • 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Newbold Room, Hoover-Price Campus Center
  • Seniors, please drop in at your convenience with your ID

Senior Recognition, Honors Convocation and SCHOLAR Day

  • Tuesday, April 25, 2017
  • 11:30 a.m. Timken Gymnasium
  • Seniors line up at 11:15 a.m.
  • Seniors wear graduation cap with black tassel and graduation gown
  • SCHOLAR Day is an all day event

Graduate Picnic

  • Friday, May 12, 2017
  • Noon
  • Fred J. Haupt House
  • This event is open to graduating seniors and faculty members

Commencement Rehearsal

  • Friday, May 12, 2017
  • 1:30 p.m.
  • Timken Gymnasium, McPherson Academic and Athletic Complex (The MAAC)
  • Honors Cord will be distributed at Rehearsal
  • Attendance is required. Contact Mike Zwilling, by emailing zwilliml@mountunion.edu if you are unable to attend

Senior Send-Off

  • Friday, May 12, 2017
  • 7 - 9 p.m.
  • Campus Lakes
  • Seniors, their parents and faculty members are invited to this casual event with champagne, cake and music

Baccalaureate

  • Saturday, May 13, 2017
  • 10:30 a.m.
  • Peterson Field House, The MAAC
  • Students line up at 10:15 am in the Timken Gymnasium, The MAAC
  • This is a student-organized worship service
  • Tickets are not required

Commencement Luncheon (optional)

  • Saturday, May 13, 2017
  • 11:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
  • Hoover-Price Campus Center
  • Cost: $14.50
  • Advance reservations are required. Seating is assigned to accommodate the volumne of guests attending

Commencement

  • Saturday, May 13, 2017
  • 1:30 p.m.
  • Peterson Field House, The MAAC
  • Students line up at 1 p.m. in the Timken Gymnasium, The MAAC
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