COLLEGE OF NURSING ORGANIZATIONS
Gamma Pi At-Large Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International
Gamma Pi At-Large is a Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Honor Society of Nursing, and is the only honor society of nursing. STTI was founded in 1922 and has approximately 490 chapters throughout 85 countries. Chapters are established only in schools or colleges of nursing which have demonstrated their commitment to knowledge development, knowledge dissemination, knowledge utilization and resource development. The Gamma Pi At-Large Chapter strives to foster the purposes of Sigma Theta Tau International, which are to: (1) Recognize superior achievement. (2) Recognize the development of leadership qualities. (3) Foster high professional standards. (4) Encourage creative work. (5) Strengthen commitment to the ideals and purposes of the nursing profession.
University of Nebraska Student Nurse Association (UNSNA)
UNSNA is a branch of the National Student Nurse Association (NSNA). NSNA is the largest independent student organization in the country. It is the only national organization serving nursing students. Membership is open to undergraduate nursing students, including pre-nursing students. UNSNA provides programs representative of fundamental and current professional interests, concerns and scholarship opportunities. Participation in community health affairs is also a goal.