To promote scholarship and academic excellence in the profession of nursing, the Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (OADN), has established the Alpha Delta Nu Honor Society and has made provisions for the establishment of Institutional Honor Society Chapters.
The objective of the OADN Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society shall be to recognize the academic excellence of students in the study of Associate Degree Nursing. The society shall encourage the pursuit of advance degrees in the profession of nursing as well as continuing education as a life-long professional responsibility. Additionally, the society shall participate in the recruitment of qualified individuals into the profession of nursing.
Alpha Delta Nu Delta Chapter, Joliet Junior College created multiple presentations in Fall 2016 and Spring 2017. Their presentations include topics such as "Domestic Violence: A Future Without Violence" and "Heroin Today, Gone Tomorrow: A Multidisciplinary Perspective of the Heroin Epidemic." The student's report is freely available online for all OADN participants to enjoy, as well as a video highlighting a portion of the presentation. Click the link below to access the presentation.
Wharton County Junior College Delta Delta Chapter members participated in the Reason2Race 5 K Run in Sugar Land, Texas on 12/2/17. This project was to raise funds for Pancreatic Cancer. The project organizers spoke highly of the professionalism of the group of the provisional ADN nursing students and have posted a video on their website. One of the ADN students was second in the amount collected for their chosen charity/cause. This group will be inducted in Spring 2018.
Wharton County Junior College Delta Delta Chapter members had a clothing drive for the Star of Hope mission in Houston, Texas. They collected over 500 articles of clothing which benefited the mission with their extra needs due to Harvey Hurricane. This drive was planned prior to the disaster in the Spring of 2017.
The Gamma Alpha Chapter of the Western Piedmont Community College,Morganton campus created a new presentation on: "Nursing School Tips for success." Now it is freely available online for all OADN participants to enjoy. Click the link below to access the presentation.
Click the link below to access the presentation.
The Pi Chapter of the Owens Community College,Toledo Campus, was awarded the Owens Community College Organization of the Year Award by the Student Activities Department. The college has 44 active organizations and the Pi Chapter was chosen based on “surpassing organizational goals and coordination of an outstanding community education project".
The chapter service projects for the year included: