The Epsilon Tau chapter of Sigma Theta Tau, the International Honor Society of Nursing, was established at Saint Anselm College in 1982. According to Sigma Theta Tau International, The Honor Society of Nursing provides leadership and scholarsip in practice, education, and research to enhance the health of all people.
We support the learning and professional development of our members, who strive to improve nursing care worldwide.
Senior nursing students who attain high scholastic standing, demonstrate leadership qualities, and show promise of continuing professional achievement are selected annually for membership by chapter members. Community leaders who have a baccalaureate degree and have demonstrated achievement in nursing are also nominated yearly for membership by chapter members.
Opportunities to participate in chapter activities and continuing education programs; subscription to the Journal of Nursing Scholarship and the Excellence Newsletter; opportunities to network with nurse leaders at society meetings and conferences; and access to the Registry of Nursing Research.