Alumni Reunion

Reunion 2019 - Group Photo

UMSON Virtual All-Alumni Reunion 2020

Sept. 12, 2020

It was necessary to reschedule the All Alumni Reunion planned for the spring due to the coronavirus pandemic — so we decided to go virtual!

All UMSON alumni are invited to come together online for a day filled with exciting presentations and discussions, and lots of UMSON spirit!

Stay safe and strong! 

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Once your registration has been received, we will forward instructions for accessing events you have selected via WebEx.

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Schedule of Events

9 - 10 a.m.

Reunion Program 

  • Dean Jane Kirshling’s Highlights
  • Class of 1970 Heritage Class Induction
  • Distinguished Alumni Award Presentation to: Mary Etta C. Mills, ScD, MS ’73, BSN ’71, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

Continuing Education Session I: 
Optimizing Function and Managing Behavioral Symptoms Among Individuals with Dementia

Elizabeth Galik, PhD '07, FAANP, FAAN
Professor, University of Maryland School of Nursing


Continuing Education Session II:
Building a Global Movement for Health: Nurse Leadership on Climate Change

Katie Huffling, MS '06, RN, CNM, FAAN
Executive Director, Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments

Cara Cook, MS '15, RN, AHN-BC
Climate & Health Program Manager, Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments

Justin Graves, MS '14, MBA, RN, CRMP
Director of Materials Management, Logistics & Sustainability, University of Maryland Medical Center

Charlotte Wallace, MS '15, BSN '99, RN
Community Health Nurse & Sustainability Coordinator, Anne Arundel Medical Center

12:35 - 1:35 p.m.

Continuing Education Session III:
The Digitization of Health Care: Opportunities for Nursing

Malinda Peeples, MS '97, CDE, RN, FAADE
Senior Vice President, Clinical Services, Programs and Research, Welldoc, Inc.

1:45-2:30 p.m.

School of Nursing Virtual Tours

Your choice of one of the following:

  • Clinical Simulation Laboratories
  • Living History Museum

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Become a Class Representative

Volunteering as a class representative is a wonderful way to reconnect with your classmates! If you would like to help on the reunion planning committee, contact Cynthia Sikorski at 410-706-0674 or

Class of 1970 50th Anniversary Memory Book

The Class of 1970 Memory Book will be available to all classmates for a modest fee.

If you are a member of the UMSON Class of 1970 and would like to contribute your memories to the Class of 197- Memory Book in connection with your 50th reunion, please complete the form below by April 13, 2020.

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