Clarke Students Arrive Tomorrow, Aug. 25

posted on August 24, 2006

Clarke College will welcome new students and their families tomorrow, Friday, Aug. 25, as the College begins this year’s Welcome Weekend.

With assistance from Clarke student orientation staff, new students will move into their residence halls from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Clarke College President Joanne M. Burrows, SC, Ph.D. will also help students move-in during the morning hours.

Burrows will then officially welcome new students and their families to campus at 3:30 p.m. in the Robert and Ruth Kehl Center.

Media are invited to cover these events. A complete schedule is available at If you are interested in covering any other aspect of orientation, please contact Mike Cyze at (563)588-6318.

Returning students will move-in on Saturday, Aug. 26, and Sunday, Aug. 27, beginning each day at 9 a.m. On Saturday evening, several activities are planned, including a liturgy in Sacred Heart Chapel from 4 to 5 p.m. A farewell reception for parents will immediately follow the liturgy in the Wahlert Atrium.

For more information, contact the Clarke College Public Relations Office at (563)588-6318.


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