Sigma Theta Tau - Eta Tau Chapter

Sigma Theta Tau International is the worldwide honor society of nursing. Constituent chapters are established in accredited collegiate schools of nursing. The mission of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, is advancing world health and celebrating nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership and service.

Eta Tau is the Salem State chapter and represents the founding values of Sigma Theta Tau International: wisdom, discernment, love, courage, honor, service, professional endeavor, leadership, and knowledge. 

What types of STTI membership are available?

There are three classifications of Membership. The classifications are:

  • Undergraduate Student - Junior or senior students enrolled in baccalaureate programs at accredited institutions of higher education who have completed at least 1/2 of the nursing curriculum, rank in the upper 35% of their graduation class and have achieved academic excellence (at schools where a 4.0 grade point average system is used, this equates to at least a 3.0)
  • Graduate Student - Master's and Doctoral students enrolled in graduate programs at accredited institutions of higher education who have completed at least 1/4 of the nursing curriculum, have achieved academic excellence (at schools where a 4.0 grade point average system is used, this equates to at least a 3.5)
  • Nurse Leader - The candidates are legally recognized to practice in their countries, have at least a baccalaureate degree in nursing or other field and demonstrate achievement in nursing.

Upcoming Events

      Time  Location  Topic 
10/6/14  5:30-7:30 pm (Exec. Board)  TBA      Board Meeting: Planning
11/6/14  6:30-8 pm Educational Program HB201  Speakers TBA
12/12/14  9 am-12 pm TBA  Graduate Research Day 
2/23/15  5:30-7 pm HB204  Board Meeting: Review and select inductee candidates 
4/2/15  7 pm HB201  Spring Educational Program 
5/7/15  6 pm Veterans Hall  Induction Ceremony 
6/15  6 pm (Exec. Board) TBA  Board Meeting: Wrap up and plan calendar

 

The current officers of the Salem State University chapter of Sigma Theta Tau are:

Joanne Carlson - President - Assistant Professor Salem State nursing
Nancy Ebersole - Vice President - Associate Professor Salem State nursing
Linda Frontiero - Treasurer - Director Resource Center Salem State nursing
Robbin Miraglia - Secretary - Clinical Educator Beverly Hospital
Charlene Campbell - Faculty Council - Professor Salem State nursing