May Is A Month To Celebrate

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May is a busy and exciting month at Concorde campuses. Along with all of the studying, hands-on work and movement into the healthcare industry, students will be marking the following celebrations: National Military Appreciation Month – all month Cinco de Mayo – May 5 Nurses Week – May 6-12 Spirit Week (Memphis campus) – May 4-8 Teacher Appreciation Week (Dallas campus) – May 4-8 Mother’s Day – May 10 Memorial Day – May 25 There will be celebrations at all Concorde campuses, but here is a list of some of the many events scheduled for this month. For more information throughout the month, visit the Concorde Career Colleges page on Facebook. Jacksonville May 5: Nursing, Practical Nursing and Patient Care Technician students and faculty. Memphis Spirit Week is May 4-8 Monday: Sports day – support your favorite team! Tuesday: Twin Day – find your doppelganger! Wednesday: Celebrity Look-Alike Day – which star are you? Thursday: Camouflage Day – support our troops for Military Appreciation Month! Friday: School Spirit Day – wear your Concorde gear! Dallas May 5: Cinco de Mayo Fiesta will include nachos, music, salsa dance steps lessons, and a photo booth. May 4-8: Teacher Appreciation Week - Monday: Free Jeans Day for faculty. - Tuesday: Poster Appreciation -- Students have the opportunity to appreciate their faculty by writing messages on program posters. - Wednesday: Treats in the Faculty Work Area. - Thursday: A raffle will be held for faculty to enter for a scrub jacket embroidered with their name and credentials. - Friday: A special gift for faculty. May 6-12: Nurses Week – nursing students will be given messenger bags on May 8. San Bernardino May 5 and 7: Vocational Nursing Celebration – cupcakes and pizza will be given to students. May 20: Celebration for National Military Appreciation Month. - Presenting pins and certificates of appreciation to all veteran students. - Hosting a military appreciation cook-off. Orlando The Orlando campus will be celebrating National Military Appreciation Month all month, with events planned throughout the month. Visit the campus Facebook page for details as they become available.

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