Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health hosts convocation

Nursing graduates pose together after receiving their nursing pins. (Photos: Bill Blanchard)

On May 12, 2021, The Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health held its Undergraduate Nursing Convocation on the Fairleigh Dickinson University Florham Campus. Students graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing received their nursing pins, which symbolizes the approval of the faculty. Tammy Snyder Murphy, First Lady of New Jersey, delivered the keynote address. 

Dr. Minerva Guttman, director, the Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health, with Keynote Speaker Tammy Snyder Murphy, First Lady of New Jersey.

A BSN nursing grad celebrates receiving her nursing pin.

A nursing graduate receives her nursing pin from her family.

The students graduating with a Master of Science in Nursing received their nursing pins, which symbolizes the approval of the faculty, and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) students were hooded by their faculty advisers. The keynote speaker for the convocation was Dr. Una Doddy, DNP Class of 2020. She discussed the contributions of nurses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Doddy is a volunteer vaccinator for the Hackensack Meridian Health vaccination site at the Meadowlands in East Rutherford, N.J.

 

Una Doddy, DNP Class of 2020, delivers her keynote address.

Doctor of Nursing Practice graduates received their doctoral hoods from their faculty advisors.

Minerva Guttman adjusts the hood of a DNP grad.

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