Cap & Cape Brunch 2012

On October 18, 2012, University Hospital and Jefferson Hillman diploma graduates gathered with pioneering UAB physicians for the annual Cap and Cape Brunch at The Club in Birmingham, Alabama. Alumni and friends traveled from around the country and enjoyed getting to reconnect and reminisce over history displays and old photographs. If you are interested in becoming a class representative to help us get in touch with your former classmates for next year's Cap and Cape Brunch, please contact Laura Lesley, Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Fund, at (205) 975-9419 or

Class Reunions

On October 19, 2012, alumni ranging from class of 1950 graduates to class of 2010 graduates gathered for reunion lunches at the UAB School of Nursing. Everyone enjoyed reconnecting over lunch while viewing historic photographs. After lunch, guests were invited to attend tours of new UAB school and health facilities, including the School of Nursing's new Barrett Brock MacKay Florence Nightingale Exhibit, simulation labs, and archives room, as well as UAB Hospital's Women's and Infant's Center,

On October 18, 2012, UAB School of Nursing recent graduates had a great time reconnecting at Cantina at Pepper Place in Birmingham, Alabama. Happy hour drink specials, complimentary chips & dip, and a fun photo booth by Snaps Photography were enjoyed by all who attended.

Alumni Night 2012

The UAB School of Nursing’s 2012 Alumni Weekend, held October 18-19, provided ample opportunity for our alumni to reconnect with former classmates, faculty, and colleagues while learning about the latest happenings of the School.

The weekend included a Cap & Cape Brunch for our diploma graduates and pioneering physicians of UAB; a Young Alumni Social; tours of new UAB School and Health facilities; a presentation for CE credit given by Marcia Stanhope, DSN (’81), RN, FAAN, the School’s 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award Winner; and the annual Alumni Night Dinner and Awards Ceremony, honoring the accomplishments of our esteemed alumni. The evening included a presentation of the following awards:


Catered by Creative Cuisine, the Alumni Night Dinner and Awards Ceremony also featured an archives display of UAB School of Nursing memorabilia and an update on UAB School of Nursing news from Dean Harper. Anniversary classes of 1962, 1972, 1982, 1992, and 2002 celebrated reunions and enjoyed reconnecting at this fun evening of fellowship.
If you are interested in organizing a class reunion for next year’s Alumni Weekend, please contact Laura Lesley, Director of Alumni Affairs and Annual Fund, at or (205) 975-9419.