Chattanooga Nursing Sorority Chapter Awards Scholarships

Saturday, June 15, 2019
Pictured are Requel Tillson, Jeannie Atkinson, President Vonnie Stone, Grace Illesanmi, speaker, Dr. Love -England, scholarship recipients Melantha Cash and Mauriska Munroe, Gloria Halsell, Deborah Russell, Charquette Nelson and Mildred Geeter.
Pictured are Requel Tillson, Jeannie Atkinson, President Vonnie Stone, Grace Illesanmi, speaker, Dr. Love -England, scholarship recipients Melantha Cash and Mauriska Munroe, Gloria Halsell, Deborah Russell, Charquette Nelson and Mildred Geeter.

Psi Chi Chi Chapter Inc. of Chi Eta  Phi Sorority, Inc. observed its third annual nursing scholarship luncheon. Dr. Tiundra Love-England was the keynote speaker.

At this luncheon, two $1,000 nursing scholarships were awarded to two outstanding nursing students from the surrounding area. The recipients were Mauriska Monroe, a student at Lee university and Melantha Cash, a Southern Adventist University student.
 
Chi Eta Phi, Inc. is a national sorority of registered professional nurses and nursing students with graduate and undergraduate chapters currently in 26 states, the District of Columbia and St.Thomas US Virgin Islands. 

The sorority motto is “Service  for Humanity”.


Chattanooga State Nursing And Allied Health October 2019 Information Sessions Announced

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Southern Adventist University Ranked Most Diverse Regional University In South


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Student Scene

Chattanooga State Nursing And Allied Health October 2019 Information Sessions Announced

The Nursing and Allied Health Division at Chattanooga State offers monthly information sessions for students interested in the healthcare professions. The sessions are held at the main campus; some sessions are required for program admittance while others are strongly encouraged. Visit the Nursing and Allied Health website at https://www.chattanoogastate.edu/nursing-allied-health ... (click for more)

Groundbreaking For McMinn Higher Education Center Scheduled For Sept. 27

A ground breaking for the McMinn Higher Education Center, 2345 DENSO Dr. in Athens, is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 27 at 11:30 a.m., with Governor Bill Lee in attendance. The center for collaborative higher education will include the Tennessee College of Applied Technology, Cleveland State Community College and the McMinn County UT Extension Institute of Agriculture. This project ... (click for more)

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