Anderson, Indiana

AU School of Nursing to host awards ceremony

Tue, 2013-10-15 09:02 -- univcomm
October 15, 2013

The Anderson University School of Nursing Alumni Open House and Awards Presentation will be held Friday, Oct. 25, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the School of Nursing on the second floor of Hartung Hall, with the awards presentation at 6:30 p.m. This is a free event with registration online.

Paige Dooley (MBA '01, MSN '06) is being honored with the Presidential Alumni Leadership Award, which is given to an alumnus or faculty member of the School of Nursing who has demonstrated excellence in nursing leadership.

"Paige truly represents the guiding values of Anderson University throughout her life and career," said Dr. Karen Williams, dean of the School of Nursing.

Dooley is the vice president of patient services and the chief nurse executive at Community Hospital East. She has worked in the Community Health Network since 1985. She was the first graduate of AU’s Master of Science in Nursing program. In addition to her career in nursing, Dooley remains active in many nursing and health-care organizations.

Anderson University is a private Christian university of about 2,600 undergraduate and graduate students in central Indiana. Anderson University continues to be recognized as one of America's top colleges by U.S. News and World Report, The Princeton Review, and Forbes. Established in 1917 by the Church of God, Anderson University offers more than 65 undergraduate majors and graduate programs in business, music, nursing, and theology.