Kappa Xi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing

Kappa Xi is an affiliate of Sigma Theta Tau, the International Honor Society of Nursing. The purposes of Sigma Theta Tau are to:

  • Recognize superior achievementKappa Xi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing logo
  • Recognize the development of leadership qualities
  • Foster high professional standards
  • Encourage creative work
  • Strengthen commitment to the ideals and purposes of the profession

The Kappa Xi chapter has three events each year:

  • Induction of new members (each fall)
  • A fall program
  • A spring program (preceded by the annual meeting)

All members are invited to these events. Additionally, anyone else who is interested in Kappa Xi events may attend.

Officers and Committee Chairs:

  • President: Cynthia Heaton
  • Vice President: Pat Short
  • Secretary: Jennifer Petersen
  • Treasurer: Kim Bro
  • Faculty Counselors: Becky Lewis, Malinda Poduska
  • Leadership Succession: Cassaundra Ellis 


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