Alumni Events

SON Alumni Luncheon

Save the Date

The 2019 School of Nursing Reunion Luncheon will be held on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at a downtown Portland location to be confirmed. Updates will be posted here as soon as they are available.

Thank you to those who joined us for the 2018 School of Nursing Reunion Luncheon

We were delighted to see so many at the annual lunch. Special thanks to our coordinators from the Class of 1968 - Sue Elle. Edith Herb and Gayle Lewis. We appreciated the chance to present Golden Rose pins to class members and recognize their service to the profession over many year. Pictures are posted here.  

Career Mentoring

Many of our students appreciate the opportunity to speak with a mentor both during and after their studies. If you would like to participate as a mentor, please contact us at 

Career Fair

The School of Nursing Alumni Association is an active participant in the annual SON Career Fair for student nurses, typically held in the spring on the Marquam Hill campus.

Interested in volunteering to speak with students about landing that first job? Contact us at for more information!

Puhaty Lecture

Monday, November 5, 2018

The OHSU School of Nursing is honored to welcome Thomas LaVeist, Ph.D., to deliver the 2018 Puhaty Lecture.

My journey to discovering why health disparities exist… And what to do about it

Image of Dr. LaVeistThomas LaVeist, a national expert on issues related to equity and health, was recently named dean of Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. He will also hold the position of Presidential Chair in Health Equity, making him the first to hold one of Tulane’s newly endowed presidential chairs, created to support the recruitment of exceptional, internationally recognized scholars whose work transcends and bridges traditional academic disciplines.

The presentation will take place in the Old Library Building on OHSU's Marquam Hill campus at 6 p.m., and will be preceded by an alumni and friends reception at 5 p.m. The event will be live screened beginning at approximately 5:50 p.m. PST. You can access the live stream here. 

Other Events at the School of Nursing

The OHSU School of Nursing keeps a detailed schedule of upcoming events. SON Alumni are encouraged to attend and participate.

Upcoming Events