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Student Nurses' Association (SNA)

SNA is a student based organizations with the following mission:

  • To have direct input into standards of nursing education and to influence the education process
  • To influence health care, nursing education, and practice through legislative activities as appropriate
  • To participate in community affairs and educational programs toward improved health care and the resolution of related social issues
  • To represent nursing students to the consumer, to institutions, agencies, and other professional organizations
  • To encourage students’ participation in interdisciplinary activities
  • To promote recruitment efforts, student activities and educational opportunities regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, political persuasion, gender, age, sexual orientation, disability, or economic status
  • To provide for professional growth through programs, seminars, and community service
  • To assist nursing students and those interested in the nursing profession in exploring a variety of nursing roles and career possibilities
  • To foster communication among students, faculty, and administrators of the nursing program and NDSU
  • To act as an advocate for nursing and pre-nursing students in safeguarding and implementing the rights and responsibilities of nursing students as previously listed
  • To facilitate the transition from the nursing student role to that of a professional nurse.

Student Nurse Association Board

The following are the newly elected SNA Board:


  • President: Josie Carlson
  • Vice President: Darby Schmidt
  • 2nd Vice President: Zach Eystad
  • Secretary: Abby Senger
  • Treasurer: Andrea Johnson
  • Director of Service Projects: Erica Gapinski
  • Director of Community Health: Brooke Feltman
  • Director of Membership: Abby Astrup
  • Director of Funds: Gabrielle Avestini
  • Co-Directors of Publicity: Monica Flackey and alexa Nissen
  • Director of Breakthrough to Nursing: Naomi Meier
  • SNOY: Leah Hermanson
  • Class Representatives: Austin Anderson (N4), Jaret Cyr (N3) (winter semester), Erica Gapinski  (fall semester)

SNA Faculty Advisor:  Trish Strom, Keshia Kotula, Karla Haug

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Phone: +1 (701) 231-7395 / Fax: (701) 231-6257
Fargo Campus address: Stop and Go Center
Physical/delivery address: 1919 University Drive North, Suite 1,Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 2670 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050

NDSU Nursing at Sanford Health
Phone: 701.323.6271
Address: 512 N Seventh Street, Bismarck, ND 58501

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Last Updated: Thursday, January 05, 2017 4:06:27 PM
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