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Nominate a Alumni & Clinical Educator

At The University of New Mexico College of Nursing we strive to reach new heights and push boundaries.  Our alumni continuously prove why lobo nurses lead the pack.  Our preceptors volunteer their time to invest in our students’ future by ensuring excellent clinical education.   We are invested in honoring those who exhibit their best potential and work above and beyond to advance nursing and health care.

Do you know an alum or preceptor that deserves special recognition?  Nominate them for an award.

Nominate Alumni & Preceptors

This award recognizes alumni who:

  • Seize opportunities — large and small — to benefit professional nursing across New Mexico, nationally and internationally.
  • Demonstrate a passionate commitment to nursing education, research, practice and service.
  • Are exceptional mentors to students and fellow alumni.
  • Support nursing in significant and valuable ways.

Qualifications:

  • Hold a BSN, MSN and/or PhD from UNM College of Nursing.
  • Available to receive the award at the awards ceremony in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  • Have not already received the alumni award they are being nominated for.

This award recognizes alumni who are up-and-coming leaders in the nursing world. Individuals who exhibit great potential in education, research and/or practice.

Qualifications:

  • Hold a BSN, MSN and/or PhD from UNM College of Nursing and the nominee must have graduated within the past 10 years.
  • Available to receive the award at the awards ceremony in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  • Have not already received the alumni award they are being nominated for.

 

One of the most invaluable gifts our student receive is the hands-on instruction provided by our preceptors.  These partners help educate our undergraduate and graduate students and shape the next generation of nurses and healthcare in general. See how to nominate a deserving preceptor for UNM College of Nursing's Undergraduate Preceptor Award and Graduate Preceptor Awards.

 

Qualifications:

  • Precepted for the College within the last two years.
  • Available to receive the award at the awards ceremony in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Honoring Our Past Award Recipients

 

Distinguished Alumni Awards 

2017    Maria Keppler

2016    Rebecca Mance

2014    Ann Marie McCarthy

2013    Sophia Rodgers

2013    Terri Fortner

2012    LuAnn Wosick

2011    Cheri Hunt

2010    Toni Berg

2009    Patricia Boyle

2008    Alyce Schultz

2007    Charlese Spencer

2006    Sally Pete

2006    Carol More

2005    Linda Dominguez

2004    Ramona Mercer

1999    Patricia Montoya

1993    Kathleen Falk

1992    Sherirené Burrage

1991    Sandra Ferketich

1990    Orcilla Forbes

1989    Pearl Alonzo

1989    Mary Specht

1989    Josephine Waconda

New Alumni Awards 

2017    Amy Rohr      

2016    Aaron Skiles  

2014    Cipriano Botello

2013    Lauri Lineweaver      

2012    Dr. Cynthia Nuttall    

2011    Susan Tobin   

2010    Kristyn Yepa

Alumni Relations Contact

Director of Alumni Relations

Marlena Bermel, MBA
College of Nursing
Building Number 228 Office 346
1 University of New Mexico

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