Kappa Psi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing at
McNeese State University recently held its induction and installation ceremony.
Theta Tau International Honor Society recognizes superior achievement, develops
leadership qualities, fosters high professional standards, encourages creative
work and strengthens the commitment to the ideals and purposes of the nursing
following nursing students were inducted: Shea Bertrand, Crowley, Nakia Dennis, Lafayette, Maggie
Fusilier, Ville Platte, Ashley Hargrave, Iota, Kennedy Jeffcoats, Reeves,
Courtney LeBlanc, Delcambre, and Natalie Oliver, Lake Arthur, fall 2017
undergraduates; Brandi Bellard, Lake Charles, Tate Fazio, Rosepine, Devany
Hooper, Lake Charles, Austin LaRocque, DeQuincy, Madison Lege, Gueydan, Shrimathi
Ravikumar, Lake Charles, Collin Reed, Lake Charles, Nicole Schaaf, Houston,
Texas, Ann Simon, Gueydan, Patricia Smith, Sulphur, Alyssa Soileau, Ville
Platte, Jared Sonnier, Ragley, Claire Thigpen, Lake Charles, Merci Treme, Welsh,
Kenneth Waddell, Anacoco, and Katelyn Woods, Morse, spring 2018 undergraduates; and Sarah
Ardoin Bardin, Sulphur, Christian Bertrand, Jennings, Brandi Boutte,
Youngsville, Seth Bowers, Youngsville, Courtney Garcia Cobb, Scott, Angela
Fontenot, Evangeline, Henry Johnson, Lake Charles, Jennifer Landry, Iowa, Laurie
Starr, Welsh, Jacqueline White, Lafayette, and Christian White, Lake Charles, spring
2018 graduate students.
Boyd "Trey” Lowe II, of Lake Charles,
was awarded the Arthur Adams Scholarship.
installed officers are: Kim Conway Pennick, president; Dr. Ginger Basone, vice
president/newsletter co-editor; Jennifer Foreman, secretary/publicity chair;
Kathlene Williams, treasurer; Richard Cooley, Key Award officer; Jennifer
Barrow, counselor; Dr. Renee Shamblin, leadership succession chair/newsletter
co-editor; Roman Jenks, governance chair; Christal Williams, governance
committee member; and Anna Williams, webmaster.