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Beth-El College of Nursing & Health Sciences Alumni Connections:
July 2010
Dear ,
 
Jen HaneAs we continue to develop our alumni programming, I am pleased to welcome to you to an e-newsletter specifically designed for alumni from the Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences.
 
In partnership with the College, we will be contacting you monthly with information on the programs, faculty and news that are of highest interest to you. We hope you will enjoy the enhanced focus of this publication and that it will help to keep you connected to UCCS.
 
As always, if you have questions, comments or suggestions for additional programming, please let us know.
 
Jennifer Hane, BA '01, MPA '04
Director of University Events and Alumni Relations
Friends of Nursing Luncheon and Scholarship Awards Ceremony
 
Award RecipientsOn Saturday, May 1 in a Celebration of Excellence, the Friends of Nursing held their 28th Annual Spring Luncheon and Scholarship Awards Ceremony at the Lakewood Country Club Ballroom. The Friends of Nursing awarded over $50,000 in scholarships to approximately 23 nursing students from nursing schools in Colorado. In attendance, Dr. Barbara Joyce, Beth-El College of Nursing Scholarship Coordinator, Dr. Cindy Roach, Friends of Nursing College Liaison, and Beth-El College Award Winners: Ashley Alameya, Sara Bozzi and Eugene Fisco.
 
 
Nurses Celebrate
 
Beth-El CelebrationBeth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences students commemorated National Nurses Week by decorating faculty offices with inspirational sayings as well as light-hearted thanks and balloons. (More) 
Beth-El in the News
 
Deborah Kenny, associate dean for research, Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences was recently selected as a fellow of the American Academy of Nursing, one of the nation's most respected professional organizations for nurses. (More)
 
Catherine Malone, nurse, joined the staff of the Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences.
 
Carole Schoffstall, dean emerita, Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences, is a recipient of the prestigious Nightingale Award for Human Caring for 2010. (More)
 
 
The Colorado Springs Gazette wrote about a new health center linked to UCCS in HEALTH CENTERS' PLANS BEAR FRUIT.
Summer Enrollment Strong
 
Students in LodgeMore UCCS students enrolled for the summer semester and in more classes, according to reports released recently by the Office of Admissions and Records. (More)
 
Science Gets New Look and Name
 
Science HallwayTo accompany a $17 million top-to-bottom renovation, the old Science Building will soon have a new name.
 
The renovated Science Building will be called Centennial Hall, according to Brian Burnett, vice chancellor, Administration and Finance. (More)
Special Thanks to Our Sponsor 
 
Ent LogoThe Office of Alumni Relations would like to extend a special thank you to Ent Federal Credit Union, exclusive sponsor of our printed alumni publication, The Roar.
 
Ent Federal Credit Union is the leading financial institution in Southern Colorado with over 50 years of experience serving the community. Ent is a not-for-profit, community-chartered credit union with 27 service centers, offering personal and business banking services to those in the Colorado Springs, Pueblo and Denver areas. Ent offers a variety of services and conveniences, giving members the FREEDOM to live life on their own terms. 
In This Issue
Friends of Nursing Luncheon & Scholarship Awards Ceremony
Nurses Celebrate
Beth-El in the News
Summer Enrollment Strong
Science Gets New Look and Name
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Special Events
  
July 30:
CU Alumni Night at the Denver Botanic Gardens. Learn more and buy tickets online.
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