Founder’s Day 2014: Celebrating the spirit of Northwestern

Kate Martin | May 29, 2014

You’re invited to celebrate Founder’s Week June 2-6, 2014.

Northwestern Health Sciences University will celebrate Founder’s Week June 2-6, in honor of the University’s founding on June 2, 1941, originally as Northwestern College of Chiropractic.

A series of events throughout the week will pay tribute to the history of Northwestern, and the spirit of the Northwestern community as students make a special introduction. Please join in celebrating this great institution.


7:30 - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast sponsored by Student Senate
11 - 11:30 a.m. History presentation by Dr. John Wolfe and Dr. Katie Burns-Ryan
  followed by a very special introduction!
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch provided in the Healing Garden
  sponsored by our Development Office


11 a.m. - 1 p.m.     Stop by the foyer to pick up a frisbee!


12:45 p.m. Inauguration of our Wall of Honor, with special guests
  (across from Financial Aid)
  followed by cake and refreshments in the foyer


11 a.m. - 1 p.m.     Student Senate announces contest and medallion hunt
  Root beer floats - keep the commemorative cups!


All day        Spirit Day! Wear your Northwestern gear.

For more information about Founder’s Week, please contact Dr. Mike Wiles.

Photo: Northwestern first opened in a three-room space above an optometrist office in Minneapolis.

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