Nine Nursing Students Inducted into Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society
The Kent State University at Tuscarawas Gamma Sigma Chapter of the Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society inducted nine Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program students on April 19, 2021. Alpha Delta Nu, the honor society for associate degree nursing students, welcomed the following Kent State Tuscarawas Associate Degree in Nursing program students: Laura Burrell, Madison Dryden, Thomas Lesh, Nichole Overholt, Troy Poole, Hillary Reidl, Jessica Sweitzer, Jason Torrence and Paul Tucker.
Alpha Delta Nu recognizes the academic excellence of students in the Associate Degree Nursing program. The society encourages the pursuit of advanced degrees in the profession of nursing as well as continuing education as a life-long professional responsibility. Additionally, the society participates in the recruitment of qualified individuals into the profession of nursing.
During the ceremony, each inductee was presented with an honor certificate, peach honor cord and organization pin. The honor cord and pin are to be worn at pinning and graduation ceremonies.
To qualify for membership, honorees maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher in all general education classes, earned a grade of A or B in each nursing class and demonstrated conduct on campus and in the clinical settings that reflected integrity and professionalism.
To learn more about the Associate of Applied Science in Nursing Program at Kent State Tuscarawas, visit www.kent.edu/tusc/nursing.
Kent State Tuscarawas is located at 300 University Drive NE in New Philadelphia.