Nursing@Georgetown Blog

A Nurse’s Guide to Social Media

With more than 800 million people active on Facebook and 250 million tweets posted daily on Twitter, the use of online social networking continues to grow at an astonishing rate. …

Student Spotlight: Carrie Eaton

How long have you been in nursing?
I’ve been in nursing since 1995.
What year did you attain your BSN?
I earned it in 2010 from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT.
What state …

Student Spotlight: Jennifer Young

How long have you been in nursing?
I have been in nursing almost 12 years.
What year did you attain your BSN?
I earned it in 2010, and have been practicing as an …

Potential Outside Nursing Scholarship Opportunities

There are a number of scholarships available to those pursuing a Master’s in Nursing. Below are a few nursing scholarships that Nursing@Georgetown students should consider when exploring options to fund …

Managing the Cost of Your Nursing Degree

There are many resources available to help manage the cost of your Master of Science in Nursing degree. The first avenue to explore is financial aid from Georgetown University. Prospective …

Study: Peer-to-Peer Health Care is Prevalent; Does Not Replace Professional Advice

With the advent of health-related Web sites, the way many people approach basic questions regarding health care has changed. Large Web sites, like WebMD and the Mayo Clinic’s online database, have ushered …