School of Nursing 2013 Blue–White Weekend Events

The Penn State School of Nursing invites alumni to join us for Blue–White Weekend 2013!

Saturday, April 20

9:00 a.m.–noon
Alumni/Family Tailgate

Porter Gardens at Medlar Field
Penn State University Park


Blue–White Game

Beaver Stadium
Penn State University Park

Sunday, April 21

11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Spring Brunch

in celebration of the five-year anniversary of the
John A. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence
at Penn State

Boardroom, The Nittany Lion Inn
Penn State University Park
Cost: $24 in advance, $30 at the door

Click here for printable campus maps and parking information.

Monday, April 22

1:00–2:00 p.m.
Jean Vallance Lecture in Nursing Innovation

"Evidence, Intuition and Rituals: Why We Do What We Do"

Guest Lecturer: Dr. Joanne Disch, Ph.D., RN, FAAN
Clinical professor of nursing, University of Minnesota
President, American Academy of Nursing
Former director, Katharine J. Densford International Center for Nursing Leadership
Former chair of the national board, AARP

Earns 1 contact hour

2:00–2:30 p.m.
Refreshment Break/Poster Session

2:30–5:30 p.m.
Beta Sigma Research Day

Cost: $15
Earns 3 or 4 contact hours

All Monday events take place at:
Dreibelbis Auditorium
Mount Nittany Medical Center
1800 E. Park Ave., State College, Pa.

More information to come … please check back often!

Although the tailgate and Vallance Lecture are free, please RSVP to Amy Forsythe or 814-863-0247 by April 11 so that we will have an idea of how many people to expect.

For more information on Penn State Blue–White Weekend 2013, click here.