SATURDAY, MARCH 28, 2015
ALUMNI OPEN HOUSE & WELCOME, 9:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Hosted at Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing
3700 Worth Street Dallas, Texas 75246
Join us at the nursing school for a light complimentary breakfast in the student lounge. The open house portion of the morning will include current students who will serve as tour guides and will take you throughout the building. Be prepared to make new memories with some old friends and take some pictures home with you to commemorate the day!
Come see the wonderful research that is being done by todays nursing students and faculty. Hear about the exciting mission opportunities we offer and how you can become involved. Register for a free continuing education credit from 10:00-11:00 a.m. on Innovations in Nursing Through Sustained Research and Scholarship. Presentation objectives will include: describing linkages between sustained programs of nursing research and innovations in patient care and nursing education; discussion of select research studies conducted by LHSON faculty with impact on patient care or education; and discussion of compelling future needs for nursing research in conjunction with the LHSON mission. Presented by Tanya Sudia, Ph.D., R.N., Associate Dean for Research and Scholarship and Interim Graduate Program Director and Professor, LHSON.
GROUP TOURS OF BAYLOR UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER DALLAS, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Meet at Baylor University Louise Herring School of Nursing
3700 Worth Street Dallas, Texas 75256
Linda Plank, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at LHSON will serve as our group tour guide of the Baylor University Medical Center downtown Dallas facility. Join us as we reminisce about the times we spent at BUMC as a student of the nursing school. Reservations to join this tour are required.
REUNION LUNCHEON, 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
(Doors open at 12 p.m., program begins at 12:15 p.m.)
Luncheon will be hosted at the Baptist General Convention of Texas
333 North Washington Avenue Dallas, Texas 75246
Keynote Speaker: Karol Ladd, best-selling author of over 35 books including The Power of a Positive Woman
Join us for fellowship as we honor the classes of 1965, 1975 and 1985. Special presentations will include the Distinguished Alumni Award, Distinguished Recent Graduate Award and Friend of Nursing Award. Door prizes will include great Baylor items.
Hotel Information - If you need to make hotel reservations, here are some suggestions.
OMNI Dallas Hotel: (214) 979-4500 or visit www.omnihotels.com
HYATT house at Dallas/Lincoln Park: (214) 696-1555, 800.993-0364 or click here
(deadline for registration is Friday, March 13)
For more information, contact Tina Glaspie, M.S. Ed., Coordinator of Career Services and Alumni Affairs at LHSON by calling (214) 820-4151 or by email at: Tina_Glaspie@baylor.edu
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing seeks nominations for the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award. Nominees should exemplify scholarship, leadership and service as described in the following categories:
LEARN - Significantly or uniquely contributes to the nursing profession through clinical practice, education and teaching, administrative leadership, research, writing, publishing, and/or healthcare innovation.
LEAD - Demonstrates leadership in community affairs, nursing professional organizations, and in growth and development of others in these areas.
SERVE - Positively promotes and advances the nursing profession in the community through volunteering and/or outreach efforts.
The Distinguished Alumni Award will be presented at the Alumni Reunion on March 28, 2015. The deadline for receipt of nominations is February 15, 2015.