Alumni Day Registration

October 19, 2018 Nursing Alumni Day
Atlanta, Georgia

Click on the REGISTER NOW link below to ONLINE Register for this event!


LOCATION:  Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University (Atlanta Campus).  CLICK HERE for a campus map.  The nursing building is #5 on the map.
For turn by turn directions to the campus, click here!  Click here to print a program!

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Want to attend the event, click here to register online now!

Alumni may print the above PDF program and registration form and mail to:

Jenny McCurdy
Mercer University
Office of University Advancement
3001 Mercer University Drive
Atlanta, GA 30341

In order to accommodate all guests, pre-registration is required.

Morning Program

7:45am - 8:30am   Registration and morning refreshments, Room 137 College of Nursing
8:30am - 8:45am   Welcome and Introductions, Room 320
8:45am - 9:45am   Lessons from the Light and Dark Sides of Psychiatric Clinical Experiences.  Speaker: Gail Godwin, PhD, RN

gail godwinGail Godwin is an Assistant Professor at Georgia College and State University.  Dr. Godwin received her BSN in 1983 from the University of Southern Mississippi and her MSN with an Education focus from Regis University in Denver, CO. In 2014, she completed her PhD from Mercer University. Currently, she is enrolled at Georgia College in the PMHNP program. Her clinical expertise is women’s health. Research interests include nursing education and nursing history.

9:45am - 10:00am    Break

10:00am - 11:00am  And I Did: Statements, Stories, and Surprises from the Annals of Georgia Baptist School and College of Nursing.  Speaker: Susan Sweat Gunby, PhD, RN

gunbySusan Sweat Gunby is Professor of Nursing at Mercer University’s Georgia Baptist College of Nursing in Atlanta, Georgia. For more nearly 50 years, Dr. Gunby has been a leader in nursing education in both the School of Nursing and the College of Nursing at Georgia Baptist.

11:00am - 11:30am   Questions, Answers, and Sharing
11:30am - 11:45am   Summary / Evaluations / Instructions / Adjourn


A luncheon and awards ceremony will follow the morning program.  The luncheon will be held in the Sheffield Student Center (Gymnasium), which is #10 on the map.  MAP: CLICK HERE. Use the same registration form to reserve your space at the luncheon.  Click here for registration form.

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Recipients of Awards at the 2017 Alumni Day Ceremony

Additional Highlights to Alumni Day

  • Additions to our Giving Tree and recognition of the importance of our alumni and friends
  • A time of fun and fellowship with fellow alumni and current faculty
  • Recognition of the graduating class of 1966 and their induction into the Half Century Club of Mercer University
  • Individual class reunions as scheduled by class representatives

Annual Awards Luncheon Features

  • University Greetings
  • State of the College Address
  • Distinguished Alumnus Award Presentation
  • Edna Earle Teal Award Presentation
  • Hall of Honor Inductions
  • Alumni Board of Directors Election of Officers
  • In Memoriam Recognition