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Online Nursing Students Participate in NHS Commencement

Alan I. Leshner (H’14), PhD, CEO of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, addressed students in the Class of 2014.

More than one hundred students from the online graduate nursing program participated in the Commencement ceremony of Georgetown...

Carolyn Jones Documents ‘The American Nurse’

Carolyn Jones takes her mission to recognize nurses as the heart of health care a step further with the release of the documentary...

Meet Dawn Headings, a Nursing Student in Rural Oregon

Many students pursuing a Master of Science degree in Nursing are dedicated to serving the needs of rural communities across the United States. To learn more about the benefits and challenges of working in these areas, we asked Dawn Headings (G’14), RN, to discuss her experiences...

Family Nurse Practitioner Program Director Wins NONPF Award

Kathryn K. Ellis, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, ANP-BC, director of the Family Nurse Practitioner program at the School of Nursing & Health Studies, was recently awarded the 2014 Outstanding Nurse Practitioner Educator Award from the National Organization of...

Clinical Experience Spotlight with Don Pallone and Amanda Calhoun

Clinical experience is an important part of nursing education that requires advanced practice students to apply the concepts they are learning in the classroom to real patient interactions. To give new and prospective students a sense of what the clinical experience entails...

Nursing Student Meets Kentucky Governor at Health Care Bill Signing

Jennifer Otto (G’14), RN, had the unique opportunity to meet Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear and witness the beginning of a new milestone in patient care for nurse practitioners in Kentucky...