On Saturday April 20, 2013 the Department of Nursing held its first annual Induction Ceremony founding the Nursing Honor Society. On a beautiful spring day, 1 alumnus, 11 senior students and 8 faculty were inducted in the society. Connie Sobon-Sensor, Secretary of Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, gave the keynote address and Teresa Torsney, the Region 14 Coordinator of Sigma Theta Tau International gave the welcome and greetings. The Inductees were informed about the process of developing the Nursing Honor Society and applying to become a Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International. Appointments were made by the Steering Committee to the Board of Directors and they will conduct the first business meeting in July.