Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2011-10-04



The Moffett Nurse Network will host a reception for graduate students and alumni of Samford University’s Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing on Thursday, Oct. 20, in Biloxi, Miss.

The event, held in conjunction with the Mississippi Nurses Association Centennial Convention, will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Hard Rock Hotel.

The Moffett Nurse Network is an initiative to connect nursing school alumni and graduate students with their alma mater and fellow Moffett Nurses.  Recent events have been held in Chattanooga, Tenn., Nashville, Tenn., Destin Fla., Carrollton, Ga., and Birmingham, Ala. More than 30 alumni and graduate students enjoyed the most recent reception, held in Dallas, Texas, in September. An event in Houston, Texas, is scheduled for February, 2012.

For information, contact Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing advancement and alumni affairs director Katie Stripling at (205) 726-2265.


About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.