Nursing Legacy Luncheon
The Nursing Alumni Chapter gathered to honor the Class of 1969, our first class of
nursing graduates, at the Legacy Luncheon in September. Honorees included Dr. Bettye Harris Alston (ASN '69), Betty Kinchen Anderson (ASN '69, BSN '85), Charlotte Gibson Beaird (ASN '69), Ernestine Rucker Chism (ASN '69, BSN '85), Clara Goodall Evans (ASN '69), and Betty Rixter (ASN '69). Click here to view photos of the event.
Alumni Reunion Reception
In conjunction with the Centennial Reunion Weekend, the Loewenberg School of Nursing
hosted an Alumni Reunion Reception.
Members dressed in their scariest Halloween costumes and joined the Nursing Alumni
Chapter for a Halloween Bash at Earnestine & Hazel's featuring music by "Dova Grove"
in late October. Click here to view photos from the night.
Wine and Cheese Party
The Nursing Alumni Chapter met to honor Florence Nightingale's Birthday with a wine tasting in May.
The Loewenberg School of Nursing Alumni Chapter hosted its Spring Nursing Career Fair
in late April in the University Center. Graduating seniors showcased their final
projects with representatives from local healthcare facilities in attendance as recruiters
and judges. To see photos from past Career Fairs, visit our Photo Gallery.
Outstanding Alumni Awards
The Loewenberg School of Nursing Alumni Chapter honored Dr. Paula Dycus (BSN ’97), Administrative Director of Professional Practice and Research, Methodist
Le Bonheur Healthcare, Inc. and Dr. Paula Spears (BSN ’81), Executive Director, The Nursing Institute of the Mid South, at their 2010
Outstanding Nursing Awards luncheon in late April in the University Center. Click here to view photos from the luncheon.
In 2009, Jan Young (BSN '83) and Mary Hammons (BSN '80, MSN '06) were honored. Outstanding alumni in 2008 were Sam Maceri (DNSc., A.A. '76, M.P.A. '90, B.S. '99) and Betty Sue McGarvey (DNSc., B.S. '85). To view photos of past events, click here.
Message from Rhonda
Click here to view a message from Rhonda Davis (BS '01, MS '10), Vice President of the Nursing Alumni Chapter, filmed at the 2011
The Nursing Alumni Chapter is looking for a few graduates who would like to give back
to their alma mater by becoming a board member. Please consider lending your talents
and help support the Loewenberg School of Nursing. To join, please contact the Alumni
Association at firstname.lastname@example.org or 901/678-ALUM.
- Collin Johnson (MSN '10): email@example.com
- Rhonda Davis (BSN '01, MSN '10)
- Rebecca Bramlett (MSN '11)
- Casaundra Striner-Chapman (MSN '10)