The Crouse Hospital College of Nursing will culminate a year of various activities in celebration of its 100th anniversary with a Homecoming Weekend Friday, Oct. 18 through Sunday, Oct. 20.
During the Homecoming Gala Saturday evening, seven individuals who have provided strong and consistent support to the college will be honored. Peter Bullock – College of Nursing Financial Affairs Officer from 1977 to 2013; John Gaal – College of Nursing advisor from Bond, Schoeneck & King; Betsy Hartnett – Vice Chair of the Crouse Hospital Board of Directors, former Chair of the Crouse Hospital Board of Directors and the Crouse Health Foundation Board of Trustees; Julie Johnson – College of Nursing volunteer, alumni archivist and newsletter editor; Paul Kronenberg, MD – Crouse Hospital President and CEO Ann Sedore, PhD, RN – College of Nursing Director 2006 to 2012 and Crouse Hospital Chief Nursing Officer; and (posthumously) Ann Wiles – College of Nursing faculty and Course Chair, 1976 to 2010.
The events scheduled are:
Friday, Oct. 18
5 to 7 p.m.
All alumni will receive a complimentary beverage.
Saturday, Oct. 19
Alumni Association Luncheon
Reception (cash bar) begins at 11 a.m.; meal at noon.
The luncheon will specifically honor the class of 1964, and guest speaker will be Pat Zawko, EdD, RN, the newly appointed director of the college. Cost is $25; call 315/449-3559 for more information or to make reservations.
Saturday, Oct. 19
Cocktails & hors d’oeuvre reception 5 to 6 p.m.
Dinner and program 6 to 8 p.m.
Dancing 8 to 11 p.m.
Cost is $100.
Each of these events will take place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 701 E. Genesee St., Syracuse. To make reservations for the Friday evening Welcome Reception or Saturday Homecoming Gala, please call 315/470-7481 or click here for more details.