Class of 2016 White Coat Ceremony: The White Coat ceremony for members of the Class of 2016 will be held on Monday, August 20 in the Zellerbach Theatre located in the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. The ceremony will begin at 6:00 p.m. followed by a reception in Annenberg. Dr. Afaf Meleis, the Margaret Bond Simon Dean of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, will be the keynote speaker. Dr. Meleis is an internationally known nursing scientist and educator. Her research focuses on global health, immigration and women’s health. Faculty, students and staff are invited to join our incoming students and their families for this special event. Please RSVP to “firstname.lastname@example.org”:mailto:email@example.com if you will be able to attend.