JOHNSON CITY (Oct. 29, 2013) – Nontraditional Student Recognition Week will be celebrated Nov. 4-8 with a variety of activities at East Tennessee State University.
A large portion of the student body at ETSU is “nontraditional,” which encompasses married adults, adults working full-time and attending school part-time, single parents and other categories.
ETSU’s Adult, Commuter and Transfer Services (ACTS) office is sponsoring the university’s observance of this nationally celebrated week, and members of Alpha Sigma Lambda adult student honor society and the Adult Learners Student Organization will assist in the events.
“Adult Students Rock” T-shirts will be given away on Monday, Nov. 4, from 9 a.m.-noon at Borchuck Plaza in front of the Sherrod Library. In case of rain, this activity will be moved to the second floor booths in the D.P. Culp University Center.
A “Paint-a-Mug” activity will take place Wednesday, Nov. 6, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in The Cave on the first floor of the Culp Center, and pastries and beverages will be provided on Thursday, Nov. 7, from 9-11 a.m. at Borchuck Plaza.
For more information, contact ACTS at (423) 439-5641. For disability accommodations, call the ETSU Office of Disability Services at 439-8346.