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Home : Publications : STTIconnect : STTIConnect_July 2013
STTI Connect 

July 2013
Experience membership locally, regionally, and globally


Suzanne PrevostSuzanne S. Prevost, PhD, RN, COI

Throughout my presidency, it has been particularly gratifying to see the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) further expand on a global scale. It has been my honor and privilege to represent the organization at global events from worldwide leadership meetings to new STTI chapter chartering ceremonies.
STTI’s global department continues to identify and work with potential chapters around the world. I’m pleased to report that there are currently 18 honor societies and five chapter designates from countries beyond the U.S. in various stages of the application process. Read more.


Begin your job search with our new Job Board!
STTI members can search thousands of nursing jobs by keyword, location, or type on our new members-only Job Board! It's easy to create your online account, upload your resume, and set up personal job alerts. Access professional nursing positions, career resources, career advice, and much more!

Attend the 42nd Biennial Convention in Indianapolis, Ind., USA.
Join STTI in Indianapolis to network with more than 2,000 nurses, learn, and gain up to 12.5 continuing nursing education hours. The convention offers more than 800 oral and poster presentations to attend and view, as well as several special award ceremonies recognizing worldwide achievement in nursing. Also hear plenary presentations from STTI President Suzanne Prevost, PhD, RN, COI, and author of the bestseller A Nurse's Story, Tilda Shalof, RN, BScN, CNCC(C). Celebrate STTI's 90th anniversary while engaging in educational, global networking, and learning opportunities. Register today!

State of Nursing in Africa Predicts Future of Health Care
It's being called the first report of its kind to document nursing, health care, and nursing education in Sub-Saharan African countries. From STTI President-Elect Hester Klopper, PhD, MBA, RN, RM, FANSA, of  Potchefstroom, South Africa, and Leana R. Uys, DSocSc, RN, RM, FASSAF, of St. Francis, South Africa, comes The State of Nursing and Nursing Education in Africa: A Country-By-Country Review.

Share your history with STTI!
Do you have historical photos of STTI or photos of nurses working toward the U.N. Millennium Development Goals? Submit them to the STTI Member Gallery!

Congratulations, Upsilon Beta!
Upsilon Beta was selected as having June's Chapter Website of the Month. See how this chapter utilizes its 
website and view past recipients!
Sigma Theta Tau International is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

STTI is turning 90!
Submit pictures to be displayed on the 90th anniversary website.
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