BMCC's Nursing Pinning Ceremony

This symbolic ceremony affords graduating nursing students the opportunity to validate to the public their respect for patients regardless of race, creed or color, and to confirm their commitment to give quality nursing care to all persons in their charge.

The "Pledge" is a traditional aspect of nursing dating back to the first schools of nursing.

Learn more about BMCC's Nursing Pinning ceremony

National Student Nurses Association

All nursing students are encouraged to join the NSNA. The NSNA is composed of nursing students and is advised by faculty members from the nursing department. It encourages participation in the BMCC Student Government and works for a more effective nursing program.

Learn more about the National Student Nurses Associations

Nursing Club

Meeting of the Nursing Club shall be held each Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. in assigned rooms. Officers of the Club consist of the President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. Elections are held in May each year by secret ballot. Any member may run for office after attending the Nursing Club meetings for at least one semester.

Suggested roles of the Nursing Club

Student Nurse Summer Extern Programs

Each summer area hospitals, municipal, voluntary and private offer student nurse summer extern experiences. Although these programs are not an official part of the curriculum, students are encouraged to participate in those where they meet the criteria for candidacy.

Learn more about student nurse summer extern programs

ALUMNI EVENT: Graduate Homecoming

The purpose of having "Homecoming" is to maintain active communication with graduates, connect alumni, and receive valuable feedback regarding the effectiveness of the nursing program.

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