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University of Colorado College of Nursing

College of Nursing
 

Alumni Reunion

Join us Sept. 5, 2014


​In 2014, we'll be celebrating class years that end in 4 and 9. The next reunion celebration will be held Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. All alumni are welcome to attend the luncheon and reunion activities on the Anschutz Medical Campus on Friday. For more information, read the brochure here.

You can register online by selecting the button below, or you can print and fill out this form to return to the College of Nursing or follow the directions to register by phone. Please RSVP by Wednesday, August 27, 2014.

Interested in planning a reunion for your class or cohort? Contact Deanna Geldens, 303-724-4869, Deanna.Geldens@ucdenver.edu, for details.

 

 

 

 

Campus Reunion Activities, Friday, Sept. 5

 

Planning is already underway for next year. Campus activities in the past have included a visit to the Nursing History Center, class time with current bachelor's students, tours of the Clinical Education Center and Simulation Suites, breakfast with the dean and the awards and reunion luncheon. 

 

Activities:

7:30-8 a.m.           Registration and Continental Breakfast ($10 per person)

8-9 a.m.                Student Panel OR Nursing History Center

9-9:15 a.m.           Break

9:15-10:15 a.m.   Nursing History Center OR Mock Class

10:15-10:30 a.m. Break and transfer to Bldg 500 or Library

10:30-11:15 a.m. Eisenhower Suite Tour and visit to the CU Bookstore OR Health Sciences Library Tour

11:15-11:30 a.m. Break and transfer to Research 2, Trivisible Room, 2nd Floor

11:30-Noon          Lunch buffet ($25 per person)

Noon-12:30 p.m.  Dean's Welcome and Update

12:30-1 p.m.         Awards Ceremony honoring Jean Watson (Pathfinder's Award), Kathy Magilvy (Lifetime Achievement Award) and Sue Hagedorn (Distinguished Alumni Award)

1-1:45 p.m.           Alumni Association Annual Meeting

1:45-2:15 p.m.      Break and transfer to Education 1

2:15-3:30 p.m.      Center for Advancing Professional Excellence tour OR College of Nursing Clinical Education Center/Simulation Lab tours

3:30-6 p.m.           Break

6-8:30 p.m.           Class Dinners at Fogo de Chao ($50 per person)

​Class-Specific Reunion Activities

We'll be celebrating class years that end in a 4 or 9. If you are interested in helping get your classmates together for a reunion, please contact Deanna Geldens, 303-724-4869, or send an e-mail to Deanna.Geldens@ucdenver.edu.

Saturday, September 6

Class of 1964 Lunch with Big Sisters (1963) and Little Sisters (1965)

Extend the visit with your classmates and your big/little sisters during lunch in the Reading Room of the Health Sciences Library on campus. Bring your college scrapbooks, photos and other memorabilia to share memories and stories with classmates. 

Location: Health Sciences Library Reading Room, 3rd Floor

12950 E. Montview Blvd.

Aurora, CO 80045

Cost: $15 per person

​Reunion Accommodations

The Office of Alumni Relations has set up room blocks at area hotels for alumni attending reunion activities and the Alumni Association Awards Luncheon.

 

Springhill Suites Denver/Anschutz (Across the street from campus.)

13400 E Colfax Ave

Aurora, CO 80011

720-859-1100

www.marriott.com/denaf

$99/night

CU College of Nursing Reunion Group Block (Group code: CON)

 
 

The Curtis Hotel

1405 Curtis St.

Denver, CO 80202

303-571-0300

www.thecurtis.com

$149/night

Group Code: University of Colorado College of Nursing*

*Book by August 5 for the discounted rate.

 

 

​Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How do I get to campus?

The Anschutz Medical Campus is located at I-225 and Colfax in Aurora, Colo. Children's Hospital Colorado and University Hospital face Colfax - the educational buildings (Education 1 and Education 2 North and South) and the Fulginiti Pavilion are located directly north of Children's Hospital. From I-225, take the 17th Place exit, turn on 17th, then turn right on Fitzsimons Parkway, and turn left on Montview Blvd. From Colfax, take Fitzsimons Parkway north past construction of the VA hospital and turn left on Montview Blvd. Drive west on Montview Blvd. to Victor Street or Uvalda Court. Turn left/south - the educational buildings will be directly in front of you. See the map.

Where do I park?

Parking can be a challenge on campus. Visitor parking is available in the Georgetown lot, the Julesburg lot, Kiowa Lot or the Ignacio lot. Visitor lots are in pink on the map. If these lots are filled, an attendant will direct you to the Henderson Permit/Visitor Parking Garage off of Montview Blvd. Parking rates are $1 per hour or a maximum of $5 per day. Look for the parking kiosks and place the receipt on the dashboard of your car.

How do I register?

Online registration is available. You will be able to can pay online with a credit card using a secure server, or by returning in the registration form that will come to you in the mail. If you did not get a registration packet in the mail, please contact 303-724-2518 or email healthalumni@ucdenver.edu.

See the "Register Now" link at the top of this page to register online.

I'm in a wheelchair, are all of the buildings handicapped accessible?

Yes. All buildings are handicapped accessible.

How much walking will be involved during the reunion?

The Fulginiti Pavilion and the Education 2 North building are adjacent buildings on campus. The Health Sciences Library is about 150 yards away. If you have difficulty walking, we have a cart that can take you back and forth between buildings. On the tour, however, be aware that you'll need to be able walk the length of the building to get from the elevators to the labs (approximately 100 yards) and back. You'll also need to be able to stand for about an hour.

What if I have other questions?

Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations: 1-800-472-2586 or 303-724-2518, or email healthalumni@ucdenver.edu.

 

Mile High Cultural Experience

The Office of Alumni Relations has partnered with Visit Denver to provide alumni and their guests with the Mile High Culture Pass. Enjoy self-guided cultural experiences throughout the Mile High City.

Cost: $25 per person

Times: Check each attraction for hours of operation.

 

Participating Attractions*

  • Clyfford Still Museum
  • Denver Art Museum
  • Denver Botanic Gardens
  • Denver Museum of Nature and Science
  • Denver Zoo
  • History Colorado Center
  • Kirkland Museum of Fine and Decorative Art

 

*The Mile High Culture Pass will admit visitors to three participating attractions of their choice over the course of three consecutive days. The pass is activated at the first attraction visited.