Events and Opportunities

Alumni Events and Opportunities

SON Alumni Luncheon

Join Us in Celebration! The 2019 SNAA Reunion is taking place on Sunday, June 23 at the Multnomah Athletic Club in Portland, Ore. Invitations have been mailed out. Please RSVP at the link below:

REGISTER HERE for the 2019 SNAA Reunion!

Thank you to those who joined us for the 2018 School of Nursing Reunion Luncheon

We were delighted to see so many at the annual lunch. Special thanks to our coordinators from the Class of 1968 - Sue Elle. Edith Herb and Gayle Lewis. We appreciated the chance to present Golden Rose pins to class members and recognize their service to the profession over many year. Pictures are posted here.  

Career Mentoring

Many of our students appreciate the opportunity to speak with a mentor both during and after their studies. If you would like to participate as a mentor, please contact us at 

Career Fair

The School of Nursing Alumni Association is an active participant in the annual SON Career Fair for student nurses. Join us on Friday, April 12, 2019 in the School of Nursing building on the Marquam Hill campus.

Interested in volunteering to speak with students about landing that first job? Contact us at for more information!

Lectures and Presentations

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

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Betsy LaSor Lecture - OHSU School of Nursing, Ashland Campus

The 2019 LaSor Lecture will be given by Josephine Ensign, FNP, MPH, DrPH, and will be live-streamed from the Ashland Campus at 7 p.m. P.D.T. Dr. Ensign will discuss "Walk in my Homeless Shoes: the Promise and Pitfalls of Empathy." A livestream is available here from 6:55 p.m. on April 16



The OHSU School of Nursing was honored to welcome Thomas LaVeist, Ph.D., to deliver the 2018 Puhaty Lecture - My journey to discovering why health disparities exist… And what to do about it

Image of Dr. LaVeistThomas LaVeist, a national expert on issues related to equity and health, was recently named dean of Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. He will also hold the position of Presidential Chair in Health Equity, making him the first to hold one of Tulane’s newly endowed presidential chairs, created to support the recruitment of exceptional, internationally recognized scholars whose work transcends and bridges traditional academic disciplines.

You can access the recording here.



Other Events at the School of Nursing

The OHSU School of Nursing keeps a detailed schedule of upcoming events. SON Alumni are encouraged to attend and participate.

Upcoming Events