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Nancy Travis

BSN 1947 - Distinguished Alumna



Recognized for her altruistic giving not only endowing the Dean’s chair currently held by Dean Colleen Conway-Welch but also providing funds for student scholarships. To date more than 276 students have benefitted. She is an inspired community leader and a strong voice for private nursing education. During her volunteer work at the Children’s Hospital, she invented “Sweetpea” the clown. She dressed up as Sweetpea for more than 10 years and always loved bringing joy and comfort to the children.

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