Student Nurses Association (SNA)

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Purpose

The UConn Student Nurses Association (SNA) is a student lead organization that is open to all students of the university and affiliated campuses. The group mentors students in many areas of healthcare such as; preparing for initial licensure as registered nurses, legislation on healthcare reform, healthcare technology, communication technology and healthcare education. The UConn SNA participates in community services events within the general university and local community; represents UCONN-SON students and other fields within the university, and at state and national meetings; sponsors an annual career fair for all healthcare majors; and conducts fundraising events; volunteers in several local and national groups and interest. Its purpose is to convey the standards, ethics, and skills that students will need as responsible and accountable leaders and members of any profession of health interest.
View the SNA article in Unison 2015.

Community Service Involvement

Involvement Fair
September 7th, 2-7pm

School of Nursing Open House
September 18th and October 23rd

Soccer Field Clean Up
September 29th, 9pm

Covenant Soup Kitchen Clinic
Willimantic, CT
September 16th, September 30th, (and more dates TBA) 5:30pm

SNA Career Fair
November 10th 9:30am-2:30pm SU 304

NSNA Convention: Dallas, Texas
April 5th-9th

*For information about any of the above events, please contact President Jacqueline Santos

Huskython

HuskyTHON – Feb. 18, 2017

HuskyTHON (an 18 hour dance marathon) is a yearlong fundraiser put on at the University of Connecticut that is entirely student-run.

All of the money raised goes to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center to help our HuskyTHON Children and their families.

View images from the 2016 event on our Facebook page.

Join Us on Facebook

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Officers (2015-2016)

President
Jacqueline Santos

Vice President
Julia Lisi

Secretary
Carly Fay

Treasurer
Anna Zhuang

Career Fair
Shannon Goldrick
Nathan Kozlowski
Cassidy Norton
Justin Pedneault

Community Service
Kailyn Marcotte
Kelly McGovern
Alison Iaiennaro

Social Chairs
Jenny Yung
Melania Sobota

HuskyTHON
Briannon Chester
Briana Richardson

Fundraising
Gabrielle Rusczyk
Valentina Tran

Membership
Justin Pedneault

Faculty Advisor
Denise Bourassa MSN, RN, CNL
denise.bourassa@uconn.edu