Alumni Events

From socials to networking events, PA College has something for everyone.

Alumni Student Career Connections Events

Alumni and current students – join us for a fun and informal networking opportunity! For students, this is a great opportunity to ask questions and make valuable professional connections.  For alumni, this is a wonderful way to give back by sharing your well-earned expertise with students following in your professional footsteps.  Career Connections Events are open to all students and alumni. There is no cost to attend and spaces are limited.

Career Connections Event for Healthcare Education
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 – 6-7 pm Via Zoom
Our first Career Connections event for the fall brings alumni working as Healthcare Educators together with students interested in non-clinical ways to use their PA College education.

Career Connections Event for Medical Imaging
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 – 6 – 7 pm Via Zoom
Our second Career Connections event for the fall brings alumni working in medical imaging together with students in our Radiography, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, or Nuclear Medicine Technology programs.

Career Connections Event for ER/Trauma Medicine
Thursday, February 11, 2021 – 6-7 pm Via Zoom
Our first Career Connections event for the spring brings alumni working in the ER and with trauma medicine together with any students interested in taking that career path.

Career Connections Event for Lifelong Learning
Wednesday, March 10, 2021 – 6-7 pm Via Zoom
Our second Career Connections event for the spring brings alumni working as hiring managers and with advanced degrees together with students wondering what additional degrees and certifications might be helpful for their career.

Career Connections Event for CRNAs
Tuesday, April 6, 2021 – 6-7 pm Via Zoom
Our third Career Connections event for the spring brings alumni working as CRNAs together with any students interested in taking that career path.

Please contact Samantha Hawkins in the Alumni Office at sahawkins@pacollege.edu or 717-947-6129 for additional information.

November 4, 2020

CCE Medical Imaging

Angela Gouker ’99 RT(R)(CT)(M), Rachel Snively ’18 NMTCB, and Amanda McFeely ’15 RDMS, talked with students about the differences and similarities among the various modalities within the medical imaging field.

March 10, 2021

CCE Lifelong Learning

Durenda Juergensen ’82, DNP, RN, NE-BC, LSSGB, FACHE, Tina (Christina) Martin ’86, DNP, RN, NE-BC, Lynn McCleary ’97, BSN, RN, PHR explained to students what advanced degrees they earned and what hiring managers are looking for.

October 7, 2020

CCE Health Care Education

Krista A. White ’86, PhD, RN, CCRN-K, CNE, Kyle Mongeau ’07, ’12, ’18, MSHS, RT(R), Mary E. Fetter ’97, MSN, RN, and Audrey Kreider ’60, MSN, RN shared how they became health care educators.

February 11, 2021

CCE ER and Trauma Medicine

Amy Krichten ’91, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, Bianca Cruz ’14, MSN, ENP-C, FNP-C, Jill Stauffer ’16, ’20, BSN, RN, and Renee Logan-Heller ’20, BSN, RN joined students to discuss the challenging and rewarding careers they’ve experienced in ER/Trauma Medicine.

April 6, 2021

CCE CRNA

Allyn Miller-James ’97, CRNA, MSN, Bill Teskey ’97, CRNA, MSN, and Sam Baldwin ’95, CRNA, MSN talked with students about the competitive and interesting careers they’ve experienced as CRNAs.

May 12, 2021

Caring for yourself so you can care for others

Tina (Christina) Martin ’86, DNP, RN, NE-BC and M. Christine Hockenbury ’86, ’17, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, IBCLC gave a presentation on the importance of nurses practicing regular self-care.