Nursing Students Participate in Pinning and Hooding Ceremonies

Six Doctor of Nursing Practice students were hooded and 35 undergraduate students received their nursing pins during a virtual Omaha Hooding and Pinning ceremony. In addition, 50 nursing students in Phoenix and 16 nursing students in Hastings were welcomed into the nursing profession during virtual Pinning Ceremonies in December 2020. Faculty award recipients who were selected by the graduating students and honored during the ceremonies were as follows:

  • Jo Anne Genua, PhD, RN, assistant professor, Omaha Campus
  • Cindy Selig, DNP, APRN, assistant professor, Omaha Campus
  • Heather “Hez” Naylor, MSN, RN, instructor, Phoenix Campus
  • Patricia Timmons, MSN, RN, instructor, Phoenix Campus
  • Marilee Aufdenkamp, RN, MSN, assistant professor, Central Nebraska Campus