13 UNMC nursing students inducted into nursing honor society

Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Nursing Honor Society

Thirteen nursing students at the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Northern Division in Norfolk, were inducted into the Nebraska Gamma Pi At-Large Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Nursing Honor Society during a recent event in Norfolk, Neb.

The event included a special tribute for current and former leaders of the society followed by a  reception at the McIntosh College of Nursing.

STTI supports the learning, knowledge and professional development of nurses committed to making a difference in health worldwide. Founded in 1922, it is a global community of nurse leaders with 486 chapters in more than 85 countries.

Members, who demonstrate high standards of scholarship and leadership, include practicing nurses, instructors, researchers, policymakers, entrepreneurs and others.

New inductees from the UNMC College of Nursing Northern Division are:

Battle Creek -- Roni Tone

Crete -- Laura Lowe

Falls City -- Sydney Schwarting

Lexington -- Micala Allen

Norfolk -- Alycia Blevins, Kathryn Sonnenfelt, Danielle Stahla, Kari Uhlir

Omaha -- Brittny Murphy

Pierce -- Stefanie Hoffman

Tilden -- Candice Schnoor

West Point -- Rebecca Oligmueller


Mexico -- Maria Soto Arreguin

Through world-class research and patient care, UNMC generates breakthroughs that make life better for people throughout Nebraska and beyond. Its education programs train more health professionals than any other institution in the state. Learn more at unmc.edu.



Vicky Cerino
UNMC Public Relations
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