Practical nursing graduates recognized at JWCC

Posted: Sep. 16, 2011 10:25 pm Updated: Jul. 15, 2014 12:15 pm


Students completing John Wood Community College's Practical Nursing program were honored at a Nursing Recognition Ceremony held in the Mary Ellen Orr Auditorium on the JWCC campus in Quincy Aug. 15.

Presentation of JWCC School of Nursing pins to 11 graduates highlighted the ceremony. Worn as part of a nurse's uniform and unique to each school of nursing, the pin is designed to emphasize key characteristics of a particular program.

Graduates honored included the following:

Joel Tyler and Christin Waid, Griggsville; Schanan Kivett, Liberty; Amanda Booth, New Canton; Deea S. Vortman, New Salem; Lacey J. Waters, Pleasant Hill; Brenda Eldridge, Kyanne Eston, Cassie Rabe, Quincy; Misty Stanfield, Hannibal, Mo. and Amanda R. Lutener, Palmyra, Mo. Honored Posthumously: Leslie Manley,


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