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2014-15 CON Alumni Association Board

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College of Nursing Research Day
April 1 2015 at 11:30 AM
WSU Community Arts Auditorium
Research Day andAlumna of the Year Celebration Keynote Speaker and Alumna of the Year:Antonia M. Villarruel, Ph.D., RN, FAAN Wayne State alumna, Antonia M. Villarruel (Ph.D. '93), is Professor and the Margaret Bond Simon Dean of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. An internationally recognized leader in policy, practice and research, she will present "The 3Ds: Drivers of Research with Communities" at the 2015 Research Day celebration. Highlights of the event include: Faculty Research Presentations Keynote Speaker Alumna of the Year Award STTI Research Grant Awards Research Poster Reception For more information, view the detailed program and RSVP web page, call the WSU College of Nursing Office of Health Research at (313) 577-4135 or email ohr@wayne.edu. The Research Day and Alumna of the Year Celebration is sponsored by This activity has been submitted to the Ohio Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. The Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91) is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Please call Dawn Hameister at (313) 577-8945 for more information about contact hours.
Small N Designs
April 8 2015 at 12:00 PM
Cohn Building
OHR Seminar Series Thomas Templin, PhD, Professor (Research), WSU College of Nursing
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The Wayne State University College of Nursing Alumni Association is composed of graduates, faculty and former students of the College. This group is part of the general Wayne State University Alumni Association, but has its own organization, bylaws, and mission.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Wayne State University College of Nursing Alumni Association is to promote the general welfare of the College of Nursing and to establish mutually beneficial relationships and networking between the College of Nursing and its alumni, faculty, nursing students, administration and the Wayne State University Alumni Association.

If you are interested in joining the College of Nursing Alumni Association Board of Directors, contact Dawn Hameister at aj0415@wayne.edu or 313-577-8945.

Members, we need you to volunteer!

The Wayne State University (WSU) College of Nursing (CON) Alumni Association elections take place in May of each year and we will be voting electronically. However, any member of the CON Alumni Association can request a paper ballot from the WSU Alumni Office.

Regular members shall consist of those persons who have satisfactorily completed a degree in nursing from WSU. These members are eligible to run for office in the CON Alumni Association as either officers or Directors.
Officers are elected by the CON Alumni membership from a slate of candidates nominated by the Nominations and Elections Committee and approved by the Board of Directors in April of each year.
If you are interested in nominating someone (or yourself) for the following positions, please contact Dr. Frances Jackson. Email: fcjackson@aol.com.
Positions for which we are seeking nominations:
President Elect (1 year commitment): Serves in the absence of the President and shall succeed to the presidency in the year following his/her term of office as President-Elect.
Vice President of Nominations and Elections (2 year commitment): responsible for recruitment and nomination of candidates for positions as Officers and Directors.
Vice President of Special Events (2 year commitment): responsible for developing and implementing special events and community projects that will encourage membership and participation in the CON Alumni Association. This V.P. shall prepare a tentative calendar of events for the succeeding year, keep a record of programs and activities as an ongoing history and evaluate programs and projects in relation to the annual goals of the Association.
We are also in need of nominations for four Directors: expected to attend regular board meeting and offer input.