Carmel QuickNews

January 2016

Graduating Students: Mark Your Calendars for NCLEX Preparation

Students graduating from the traditional pre-licensure nursing program are required to attend an ATI Comprehensive Review for NCLEX Preparation. Seniors on track to graduate are assessed a $350 fee in their last semester to enroll them in the ATI Comprehensive NCLEX Review which is arranged by the College.

The three-day in-class comprehensive review is offered for seniors graduating in March, May and July.

  • March 2016 traditional pre-licensure graduates: March 1-3, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the College Lounge
  • May 2016 and July 2016 traditional pre-licensure graduates: May 3-5, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the College Gym

Get Involved in Winter Club Sports

The Office of Student Life is now taking sign-ups for winter club sports. Choose from:

  • Coed Dodge Ball: Tuesdays, limit 12 per team
  • Coed Kickball: Thursdays, limit 16 per team
  • Coed Wiffle Ball: Mondays, limit 15 per team

Each sport is part of five-week evening leagues, plus one week of playoffs. Play begins the first week in February at the Big Run Athletic Complex, 4225 Clime Rd., Columbus, OH 43228. If you are interested, please contact Colleen Cipriani at with the sport(s) you are interested in participating.

Get a Break From the Winter Blahs at COSI

The Office of Student Life has COSI tickets available. Simply stop by the office in CLE 209.

You Can Now Recharge Your Mobile Device in the Library

Need to recharge a mobile device and forgot your charger? Never fear, the library now has a charging station where you can plug in any mobile device. It is located on the third floor of the library. The charging station was made possible by funding from the Mount Carmel Foundation.

Save the Date and Make Plans Now for Nurses Day at the Statehouse

Nurses Day at the Statehouse will take place March 2, 2016, which is during Spring Break. Because this all-day event is always a sell-out by January, if you think you may want to attend, please make arrangements with your work schedule and reserve your spot with Pat McKnight now at

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