Students attend national nursing convention
Nine Connell School of Nursing students attended the National Student Nurses Association’s national convention, held April 11–15, 2012 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Boston College’s delegation included seniors Anna Diane, Margaret Flynn, Caitlin Keville, Allison Sandler, Katya Wheelwright, and Kristen Yurewicz, and sophomores Sarah Bender, Andrea Lopez, and Chenille Morrison.
The National Student Nurses' Association has 60,000 members and mentors the professional development of future registered nurses and facilitates their entrance into the profession by providing educational resources, leadership opportunities, and career guidance. The Boston College students represented both the Massachusetts Student Nurse Association and the Boston College chapter.