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PT Month Schedule of Events

October is National PT Month

Celebrate with Mount Union's PT program by participating in our planned special events and activities. 

Anyone who joins us in participating in service activities in the month of October can earn a free UMU PT Day of Service t-shirt!

Note: If you plan to participate in any service activity other than the PT Day of Service on Saturday, October 8, please email Dr. Salvatore at salvatmd@mountunion.edu with your name, the name of the activity, and your t-shirt size so we can be sure to order your free t-shirt! 

 

SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES

Sign up for one or more of the following October service events:

October 8
Global PT Day of Service  | Pegasus Farm, Hartville, OH, 9 a.m. – Noon

Volunteer for PT DOS/UMU Saturday of Service on Saturday, October 8 from9 a.m.-Noon
PT Day of Service Sign-Up

For more info about the Global PT Day of Service, visit, PT Day of Service. UMU PT will be volunteering at Pegasus Farm in Hartville, OH (cleaning a barn) from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. on Saturday, October 8.

Learn more about Pegasus Farm programming.

October (anytime)
Take-and-Make Service Kits
Make fleece tie-blankets with the October take-and-make card service kits through the Mount Union Regula Center. You can pick up kits at the Regula Center. For Regular Center holiday community outreach programs, visit Sign up for a take-and-make card service kit.

October 1-14
UMU PT Food Drive
Donate canned goods or other non-perishable items in the collection box by the PT office suite. Collected items will be donated to the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank. 

October
Mount Union Regula Center Service Events
Participate in any other October service events hosted by the UMU Regula Center.

 

SPEAKER EVENTS

October 20
Life After PT School, UMU PT Alumni Panel Discussion | Hosted on Zoom, 8 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Join Discussion

October 27
Evidence-Based Pediatric Rehab for Any Clinician (CEU Event) | Arch St. Building, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Sign up for Event

 

FELLOWSHIP EVENTS

October 11
PT Gathering | Gallaher Lawn, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Stop by the PT Tent on the Gallaher lawn for games, giveaways, and snacks.

October 24
Movie Screening: Rising Phoenix | Sandy Springs Brewing Company, Minerva, 5 – 8:30 p.m.

Join the UMU Department of Physical Therapy for a free screening of the 2020 documentary Rising Phoenix.

Sign Up Now

October 27
Department of Physical Therapy Tour | Gallaher Hall, 3rd Floor, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Join us for the UMU Pre-Professional PT Club tour of Mount Union's Department of Physical Therapy.