St. Joseph School of Nursing graduates 115th class
The St. Joseph School of Nursing, located on the campus of Our Lady of Fatima Hospital in North Providence, held graduation ceremonies for its 115th class on May 15, 2017. Close to 300 family members and friends attended the celebration at the Cathedral of SS Peter and Paul in Providence with the Reverend Timothy Reilly, J.C.L., Chancellor, Diocese of Providence, Rhode Island, presiding over the presentation of 35 diplomas and pins to the graduating class of 2017.
Maeghan Goff and Sadie Hodges were recognized as Class Valedictorians. Ashley Ianni, Class President, was the Salutatorian. Claudette Jobin, MS, RN, CCRN, delivered the commencement address. Maeghan Goff offered the welcoming address and Sadie Hodges delivered the farewell address.
Graduates in the 115th class are:
Miranda Accaputo, Sarah Bolano, Bryana Borrayo, Nicole Brouillard, Michelle Downer-Pinero, Stephanie Drewniak, Alexis Durfee, Maeghan Goff, Sadie Hodges, Ashley Ianni, Kayla Joseph, Nicole Ladebauche, Nicole Lajoie, Heather Lallier, Heather LaPointe, Julie Lee-Alvarez, Keri-Lynn Manfredo, Carissa McKendall, Katerina Michalopoulos, Shana Mills, Sheri Morales, Bridget Murphy, Lindsay Nardella, Kerri Nicolace, Ashley Norberg, Laura Patota, Kimberly Provencal, Hannah Rigney, Katherine Rodriguez, Jenny Santana, Chelsey Sarachick, Franchesca Sevigny, Brenda White, Madeline Yorty, and Angel Zuleta.
The following awards were given to members of the 115th graduating class:
- The Faculty Certificate of Merit for outstanding ability in Medical/Surgical Nursing was awarded to Chelsey Sarachick.
- The Faculty Certificate of Merit for outstanding ability in Psychiatric Nursing was awarded to Chelsey Sarachick.
- The Faculty Certificate of Merit for outstanding ability in Parent Child Health Nursing was awarded to Angel Zuleta.
- The Mother Mary Evangelist award given by the Alumni Association of St. Joseph School of Nursing in recognition of scholastic achievement, professional leadership and nursing performance was awarded to Jenny Santana.
To learn more about the School of Nursing, visit www.nursingri.com