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<br /> <br /> <br /> NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2011 • VOL. 58, NO. 5<br /> ©Thinkstock<br /> Imprint<br /> ®<br /> The Professional Magazine for Student Nurses<br /> National Student Nurses’Association®<br /> Departments<br /> & Columns<br /> pg. 10 60th Anniversary<br /> Convention and<br /> Alumni Reunion<br /> David L. 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Lang (center) shown with Florence huey, </a> <a title="Imprint 2011 NovDec page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7747b12d?page=27"> as a recruiter. That change allowed me to enter a</a> <a title="Imprint 2011 NovDec page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7747b12d?page=28"> F O U N D A T I O N of the NSNA® In Memory of F</a> <a title="Imprint 2011 NovDec page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7747b12d?page=29"> Apply for FnsnA nursing scholarships! The 2012 FN</a> <a title="Imprint 2011 NovDec page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7747b12d?page=30"> RESOLUTIONS COMMITTEE ©Thinkstock Resolutions a</a> <a title="Imprint 2011 NovDec page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7747b12d?page=31"> get to Know the 2011-2012 Resolutions Committee! </a> <a title="Imprint 2011 NovDec page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7747b12d?page=32"> Kirsten e. 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