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Department of Nursing graduates 38


Contact 1: Erin Chesnut


MARTIN, Tenn. – DEPARTMENT OF NURSING GRADUATES 38 – Thirty-eight students received Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees May 5 during the spring 2018 commencement ceremony. These students also participated in a pinning ceremony May 4 to signify their entry into the nursing profession. The ceremony includes the Florence Nightingale Pledge, which includes the promises to abstain from harmful substances, keep patient affairs confidential and remain devoted to excellent patient care. These students will sit board examinations this summer to receive their individual nursing licenses. The graduating class is pictured after the pinning ceremony. This year’s nursing graduates are (in alphabetical order):

Brooke Baker
Brittany Benjamin
Chassity Blade
Darby Boyd
Meredith Brown
Bree Buckholtz
Elijah Carpenter
Ashley Chance
Breanne Copeland
Shawna Cox
Lauren Culver
Brooke Davis
Jessica Dunn
John David Ellison
Ashley Gibbs
Allie Guarino
Abby Hooper
Ariel Hussey
Brett Jordan
Samantha Lambert
Kaci Lomax
Katherine Lynch
Colleen Moore
Stephanie Bing Morton
Andrea Murrell
Abigail O’Neal
Katherine Ottinger
Celena Perry
Lora Phillips
Tyler Polanco
Margo Quinn
Haley Riggs
Kaylee Smith
Lindsey Thurman
Stephen Turner II
Faith Lin White
Sloan Winters
Patrick Yanakopulos


Additional photos from the Department of Nursing's pinning ceremony can be viewed below. Prints and digital files are available for purchase through the UT Martin Office of University Relations at 731-881-7615.

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