2017 Nursing Recognition Ceremony, May 4


The Marshall University School of Nursing will hold their Nursing Recognition Ceremony for 118 graduates at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 4 at Christ Temple Church in Huntington.

The recognition ceremony is the culmination of nursing students’ education, said Dr. Denise Landry, chair of the Marshall School of Nursing.

“The Nursing Recognition Ceremony signifies the completion of a long journey and the beginning of a new one,” Landry said. “We take immense pride in our graduates as they have made the most important decision of their lives – to dedicate themselves fully to the care of others. We wish all our graduates the best as they move forward with their new careers.”

Eighty-one graduates will receive their bachelor of science nursing (BSN) degree; 28 will receive their master of science in nursing with a family nurse practitioner area of emphasis, four will receive their post-master’s certificate in nursing with family nurse practitioner area of emphasis; one will receive a master of science in nursing with nursing administration area of emphasis; two will receive their master of science in nursing with education area of emphasis; one will receive their master of science in nursing with psychiatric mental health nurse area of emphasis and one graduate will receive their master’s degree in nursing midwifery.