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Social Impact Career Fair

Temple University
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

This free Career Fair is sponsored by a consortium of 15 Philadelphia area colleges, including GMercyU. Students and alumni can speak with employers about full time, internship, part time and volunteer/service opportunities with socially responsible and socially innovative organizations.

Check out the list of employers, directions and parking here


Gwynedd Mercy University presents…A MercyTalk

Civil Discourse: Examining ‘Post-Racial’ America 

A community dialog that will explore the feasibility of a post-racial society, as well as the role that civil discourse plays/will play in achieving that ideal.

The discussion will be moderated by Barbara Grant from WURD Radio. The panel will consist of the following experts:

Dr. Teresa Nance
Associate Vice Provost for Diversity and Inclusion, Villanova University


Educators' Leadership Symposium

University Hall W105
9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Please join us for an exciting day of learning and networking! Workshops will focus on Challenges and Current Trends in education for:

  • Elementary and Secondary Principals  
  • Curriculum & Instruction Supervisors
  • Special Education Supervisors
  • Superintendents
  • Teachers
  • School Nurses
  • Counselors
  • Higher Ed

Other worshops include:


Nursing and Healthcare Job Fair

10:30 am to 1:30 pm

Attend GMercyU's Nursing and Healthcare Job Fair to meet with potential employers in the industry. 

Students and alumni DO NOT need to pre-register. This event is free for candidates. For additional information click here. 


11th Annual Autism Conference

University Hall
8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Gwynedd Mercy University's Austim Institute is hosting the 11th Annual Autism Conference on Saturday, April 7. 

The 2018 Conference will offer close to 25 workshops presented by highly respected professionals in the area of autism spectrum disorders. The content of the workshops is research-based best practices for working with individuals on the autism spectrum presented to an audience of professionals, preparing professionals, and family members. 

There are four tracks geared towards specific audiences:


Alex Valeno Exceptional Person’s 5K Walk/Run

Outdoor Basketball Courts
12:00 pm

Gwynedd Mercy University's Special Education Club is hosting the Sixth Annual Alex Valeno Exceptional Person’s 5K Walk/Run on Sunday, April 8, 2018.  

Alex Valeno was an active club member and co-president of the club until January 2013, when she suddenly passed away due to congenital heart disease. In order to honor her, the club has maintained The Alex Valeno Special Education Award and has designated the 5K in her name.