The Rho Omicron Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), the Honor Society of Nursing, has been busy with some great programs and planning for their upcoming scholarship evening.

February Membership Meeting

More than 30 Rho Omicron members and the College community gathered on February 22 to learn about Local Matters, a local organization dedicated to “serving central Ohio for a healthy community through food.” Liz Fremer, the operations director for Local Matters, spoke to how Local Matters works to increase access to healthful, affordable and sustainable food, while inspiring individuals to consider the role of food in their lives.

Spring Scholarship Evening is April 14

Rho Omicron will be hosting the STTI Central Ohio Consortium Spring Scholarship Evening in the College Lounge on April 14 from 5-8 p.m.

Jill Kilanowski, PhD, RN, APRN, CPNP, FAAN, associate dean for the Graduate Nursing Program, will be presenting on healthy eating decision-making in adolescent children of Latino migrant farm workers.

Rho Omicron also is accepting a call for abstracts for scholarly poster presentations. Please email abstracts to Frieda Gill at

The evening’s full schedule, details and cost will be forthcoming.

For more information about Rho Omicron, please visit these websites to be involved:

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