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Iota Mu Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International

Welcome to the Iota Mu Chapter Home Page, Celebrating 25 Years as a Chapter! We are part of Region 3 of Sigma Theta Tau International and we are located at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing.

  • Susi Mitchell Susi Mitchell—2nd place at the 2014 LCU Scholars Colloquium
  • Janna Hackett Janna Hackett—1st Place Presenter at the 2014 LCU Scholar's Colloquium
  • Madelyn Sparks Madelyn Sparks—Best Graduate Poster—2014 LCU Scholars Colloquium
  • 2014 Officers 2014 Installation of New Officers
  • Cindy and RuthAnn Dr. Cindy Ford and Dr. RuthAnn Bridges at the STTI Biennium in Indianapolis, IN
  • Induction Ceremony Sigma Theta Tau Induction Ceremony 2014
  • Induction Ceremony Sigma Theta Tau Induction Ceremony 2014
  • Induction Ceremony Sigma Theta Tau Induction Ceremony 2014
  • Induction Ceremony Sigma Theta Tau Induction Ceremony 2014
  • LCU Scholars Colloquium Crystal Pellam at the LCU Scholars Colloquium
  • LCU Scholars Colloquium Stephanie Dunkle and Erin Whitley at the LCU Scholars Colloquium

As part of Sigma Theta Tau International — Iota Mu Chapter you will join an international community of 260,000 nurses who share scholarly success, clinical experiences and personal integrity through a network of chapters located on nearly 400 college and university campuses. Members put themselves and the nursing profession at the forefront of health care. Together, our members serve as potent agents and catalysts for change throughout the world.

Current Iota Mu Chapter Activities
  • Our next meeting will be Monday, June 22, 2015 at TTUHSC in room ACB250 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.
  • Call for Nominations will begin soon for select positions in STTI Iota Mu. If you are interested in positions available, please contact Terry Hill or JoAnn Long.
    Call for Nominations
  • If you would like to nominate a member of STTI-Iota Mu for Member of the Month for excellence in leadership, research, or excellence in continuing education, please email by the 10th of the month.
  • Annual Induction Ceremony: May 8, 2015 5:00 p.m. at the Overton Hotel
Member of the Month
Officers and Committee Chairs 2014-2015

This group comprises the Iota Mu Board Members

President Cindy Ford O: (806) 720-7676
C: (806) 789-1308
Past President Ruth Ann Bridges
Secretary Laura Opton (806) 743-2730
Treasurer Mary Madeline Rogge (806) 743-2730
First Counselor/Eligibility Pat Francis Johnson (806) 743-2730
Secondary Counselor/Eligibility Tiffani Wise (806) 743-2730
Bylaws Chair Bibha Gautam (806) 743-2730
Succession Co-Chair Terry Hill O: (806) 725-8901
C: (806) 773-0401
Succession Co-Chair JoAnn Long (806) 720-7678
(806) 577-8463
Research Co-Chair Jane Fuerstenberg
Research Co-Chair Jamie Roney
Community Chair Rosalinda Jimenez (806) 743-2730
Philanthropy Chair Karen Baggerly (806) 725-0840
Publicity/Newsletter Kyle Johnson (806) 743-2730
Membership Relations Chair Ann Hagstrom (806) 743-2730
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We are learners and mentors.
We are leaders and scholars.
We are researchers and clinicians.
We are the healing heart and certain hope.
We are nurses.

STTI Membership
Benefits of Membership
  • Professional affiliation
  • Networking opportunities
  • Continuing education
  • Access to nursing research
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Professional publications
  • Research grants and scholarships
  • Awards and recognition of excellence
For more information or to get involved, contact:

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing
Ann Hagstrom
Attention: Iota Mu Membership Ambassador
3601 4th Street
Lubbock, Texas 79430