Class of 1965

Every VUSN graduate has exciting things happening in her or his life, both professionally and personally.  Class Notes – printed twice a year in the Vanderbilt Nurse Magazine and available online on this page – is an opportunity for you to not only learn what other alumni are doing but also share news about your life.  We would love to hear what you've been up to! Please contact us with any updates, or call 615-322-4836. 

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Jan Donaldson, BSN’65 , of Helena, Montana, passed away March 22, 2019. 

Barbara Buchholz Dorman, BSN’65 , of Houston, passed away March 17, 2018.

Linda Tittsworth Harrell, BSN’65 , of Ocala, Florida, passed away December 29, 2015, months after leading her classmates to celebrate their 50th “Quinq” reunion from Vanderbilt. 

Barbara Begley Housman, N’65, of Staten Island, New York, passed away in February 2015.

Ellen Jones Tenney, BSN’65 , of Grand Haven, Michigan, passed away January 29, 2020.