As the 2017–2019 board of Upsilon Psi, we are honored and humbled to be part of an organization whose members are involved in “advancing world health and celebrating nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership, and service.” This is Sigma’s mission, and we are committed to working with our members to further that mission and the values of Sigma: love, courage, and honor.

I hope that you will contact us to share your ideas, questions, and comments by posting to the discussion forums on our Circle website:  http://upsilonpsi.nursingsociety.org/home

Together we will continue to build an even stronger organization with this global pursuit in mind.

2017-2019 Board Members of Upsilon Psi

Chapter News

  • Students in the RN to BSN nursing program, SPC College of Nursing Faculty and members of the Upsilon Psi Chapter of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (Sigma or ΣΘΤ) spent this holiday season collecting donations for local seniors. Many of these older adults are on fixed incomes and, as the age span increases, find themselves Continue reading Nursing Honor Society Donates ToSeniors
  • Every two years, Sigma hosts a Biennial Convention where chapter delegates convene to cast votes on proposed bylaws amendments and resolutions. This past October, Christine Lussier, BSN, RN, had the pleasure of serving as our chapter delegate. We learned that Sigma rebranded by replacing STTI with Sigma and revealed a new logo in an effort to freshen Continue reading Upsilon Psi Chapter Delegate attends 44th BiennialConvention
  • On Monday, November 20th, 48 students in the RN to BSN nursing program at SPC were inducted into the Upsilon Psi Chapter of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (Sigma or ΣΘΤ). Membership is by invitation only to baccalaureate and graduate nursing students who demonstrate excellence in scholarship and to nurse leaders exhibiting Continue reading Nursing Honor Society Inducts NewMembers
  • The RN to BSN honor society chapter at SPC, Upsilon Psi, partnered with Delta Beta, the UT and USF chapter, to host a networking and socializing event for students and nurses. Last night, the SPC, USF, and UT nurses and students enjoyed a night at Miguelitos Taqueria Y Tequilas in Tampa where they enjoyed free Tacos Continue reading Nursing Honor Society Hosts Nursing NetworkingEvent
  • On Wednesday, November 1st, the RN to BSN honor society chapter at SPC, Upsilon Psi, hosted a Nursing Career Panel Event for SPC students. Over 130 students attended the event to ask questions to nursing leaders from the local community. The panel of nursing leaders included: A Nurse Manager and Recruiters from BayCare Health System Continue reading Nursing Honor Society Hosts Nursing Career PanelEvent

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  • Taylor Griffin began life in the NICU at Mease Dunedin Hospital on Thanksgiving Day in 1993. Nurse Angie Margetto never forgot Thanksgiving day that year because she was called into work to help deliver a set of pre-mature twins dubbed the Turkey Twins. She still has a photo of her with those babies but never Continue reading Thanksgiving baby, now a student, reconnects with nurse 25 years later
  • Eileen Hicks Professor Emeritus of St. Petersburg College shared her life experiences as a Midwife in Africa and in the United states with Level 2 Nursing students from Dr. Clem, Mrs. Castillo, Mrs. Pennock and Mr. Schwalbs class. Professor Hicks presented a power point presentation on Labor and Delivery and Dystocia. She brought props to share Continue reading Maternal/ Newborn Guest Lecture for level 2 nursing
  • Be the Match Event

    Every 3 minutes, one person is diagnosed with a blood cancer and every 10 minutes, someone dies from a blood cancer.  The Be the Match registry is the connection between patients searching for a cure and life saving stem cells. On Monday, March 12, Marc Silver was in the HEC lobby with the SNA Continue reading Be the Match Event
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  • Nursing Career Panel Event Nursing Career Panel Event Wednesday, April 4th HEC Auditorium Session 1 – 12:30-1:30pm Session 2 – 1:45-2:45pm