University of Rochester

Class Notes

Reunion News

School of Nursing classes celebrating reunions

September 27–29, 2007

65th Reunion: 1942
60th Reunion: 1947
55th Reunion: 1952
50th Reunion: 1957
45th Reunion: 1962
40th Reunion: 1967
35th Reunion: 1972
30th Reunion: 1977
25th Reunion: 1982
20th Reunion: 1987
15th Reunion: 1992
10th Reunion: 1997
5th Reunion: 2002

For more about Alumni Weekend, visit the School of Nursing’s office of Alumni Relations

School of Nursing

Nancy Heller Cohen has published Perish by Pedicure (Kensington), the latest in her Bad Hair Day mystery series.

Jean Brown ’91 (PhD), a professor and associate dean at the University at Buffalo School of Nursing, was named interim dean of the nursing school.

Kit Bakke is the author of Miss Alcott’s E-mail: Yours for Reforms of All Kinds (David R. Godine). In the book, Bakke imagines what it would be like to be able to talk with Louisa May Alcott.

Cheryl Mahoney (MS) has been named an assistant professor of nursing at Monroe Community College in Rochester.

Patricia Tabloski (PhD) published Gerontological Nursing: The Essential Guide to Clinical Practice (Pearson Prentice Hall). Patricia writes, “Bolstered by current research in nursing, medicine, sociology, and psychology, this book emphasizes both critical thinking and application of the nursing process to give students the confidence they need to provide the highest level of care.”

Jean Brown (PhD) (see ’75)

Virginia Duffy (PhD), an adjunct assistant professor at the School of Nursing, was inducted into the Nurses in Business Hall of Fame last October for her contributions and support of nurses in nontraditional careers.