Mary Gwen Robins Schaffernoth Scholarship to Benefit Nurses in Training
September 12, 2017
The family of the late UNC Charlotte School of Nursing alumna Mary Gwen Schaffernoth has endowed a scholarship in her memory. Established by a $28,000 donation by Mary Gwen’s husband, Chas, the Mary Gwen Robins Schaffernoth Nursing Scholarship will be awarded to undergraduate students...
Dean's Duo: Welcome Back
August 21, 2017
1) Although it is always with mixed emotions that I acknowledge the end of summer, I could not be more excited about another amazing beginning to what I know will be a memorable and productive academic year here in the College of Health and Human Services. I am so pleased to welcome the...
Nursing Alum Connie Mele Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
August 17, 2017
School of Nursing alumna Connie Mele (BSN '84, MSN '96) has received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the North Carolina Foundation for Alcohol and Drug Studies (NCFADS), for her outstanding career in substance abuse prevention and treatment.
Mele currently serves as assistant public...
A Spring Break to Remember in Nicaragua
May 4, 2017
A group of UNC Charlotte students took part in a spring break to write home about this year, but not for the reasons you might expect. The 30 students from degree programs
The group, hailing from pre-health, pre-business, international studies and English as a second language programs...
Nursing Professor Co-Leads Fort Bragg Sexual Assault Prevention Program
April 12, 2017
UNC Charlotte nursing professor Donna Kazemi is part of a team leading a $3 million study at Fort Bragg aimed at creating a program that addresses sexual assault and high-risk alcohol use on military installations. Dubbed the Prohealth project, the study will test an innovative approach to...
Connie Mele’84 Named 6th Distinguished Nursing Alumni
March 16, 2017
Connie Mele, MSN, RN, ‘84 has been named UNC Charlotte’s 6th Distinguished Nursing Alumna by the School of Nursing alumni chapter. The Distinguished Nursing Alumni award is bestowed upon an alumni that has made outstanding contributions to the School of Nursing or been recognized for...
Dr. Jane Neese Promoted to Senior Associate Dean
February 8, 2017
The UNC Charlotte College of Health and Human Services is pleased to announce that Dr. Jane Neese, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, has been promoted to Senior Associate Dean for the College.
In her expanded role, Neese, who has served as an associate dean since 2002, will continue to...