LIU’s Harriet Rothkopf Heilbrunn School of Nursing (SON) received its charter as Omega Nu Chapter of the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society. More than 150 faculty, students, alumni and community leaders from the University were inducted into Sigma, which brings numerous benefits and international recognition to its members. Founded in 1922, Sigma is the second-largest nursing organization in the world, with more than 135,000 active members. Dr. Julius Johnson, Assistant Professor at the SON and Director of the Family Nurse Practitioner program on the Brooklyn Campus, will serve as the Omega Nu president.