Employees Recognized at Awards Breakfast

Susan Williams and Karen Brooks

McKinney/Highlands University

Susan Williams, left, director of the Highlands RN-BSN Program, and RN-BSN professor Karen Brooks with the Outstanding Service Award the RN-BSN Program garnered at the 15th Annual Highlands University Employee Recognition Awards Ceremony and breakfast April 17. In March, the nursing program received word that the Board of Nursing Examiners wrote in its final report that the RN-BSN Program met all four standards for accreditation with the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, including mission and governance, resources, curriculum and evaluation. The accreditation will be made official in October. Joni Chavez, administrative assistant for the College of Arts and Sciences, was tapped for the Outstanding Performance Award.