2,000TH NURSING GRADUATE
- When she received her Associate of Science in Nursing degree in May, Jamie Patel, left, made history as the 2,000th graduate of Dalton State College’s RN program. Here she is congratulated by Dr. Gina Kertulis-Tartar, Dean of Dalton State’s School of Health Professions. The first class of RNs graduated from Dalton Junior College in 1970. Patel has successfully passed the National Council Licensure Examination and will begin Dalton State’s bachelor of science in nursing program in the fall.