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Director's Student Advisory Council

Director's Student Advisory Council
   August 16, 2019
The School of Nursing invites nominations for the Director's Student Advisory Council. The council will have representatives from all graduate and undergraduate programs in the School of Nursing, and will meet once per semester with the administration of the School of Nursing. The purpose of the the Council is to promote an active exchange of ideas and information that will help the School of...

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Retired Faculty Member Creates Fund to Support Nursing Research

   August 14, 2019

Dr. Ann Mabe Newman ’78 dedicated much of her 34-year teaching career to nursing research. Now in retirement, her devotion to that effort, and to the UNC Charlotte School of Nursing, continues through a $25,000 gift established in her name.

The Ann Mabe Newman Research Support Fund will be used to help faculty members as they write grants. It is a significant step in support of a long-...

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Alumna Establishes Nursing Scholarship to Benefit "Underdog" Students

   July 30, 2019

UNC Charlotte alumna Teresa Lane has established the Teresa Parham Lane Endowed Nursing Scholarship to assist undergraduate students pursuing a nursing degree

With her $25,000 gift, Lane hopes to reach “underdog students” who may find it difficult to maintain a high grade-point average. As a student who...

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2019 Best Online RN to BSN Programs in North Carolina

   July 23, 2019

Those who hold an associate's degree in nursing or a nursing diploma and an active RN license are eligible to enroll in an RN to BSN program. These programs have seen a sharp rise in popularity as many hospital and healthcare systems move to hire more BSN-educated RNs. With online options, nurses are able to complete their bachelor's degree while continuing to work or handle other obligations...

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Susan P. Hill Memorial Oncology Scholarship to Benefit Nursing Students

   June 18, 2019

The gift agreement is dated the 14th of April 2019, the day that would have been their 35th wedding anniversary. To remember a lifetime of love and support and a career of caring, on that day Scott Hill (’83) made official the Susan P. Hill Memorial Oncology Scholarship.

The $25,000 gift will establish a fund to support outstanding nursing students interested in a career in oncology,...

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UNC Charlotte Appoints New Dean of College of Health and Human Services

   April 26, 2019

The UNC Charlotte community is pleased to welcome Catrine Tudor-Locke as dean of the College of Health and Human Services beginning August 2019. Tudor-Locke joins the University from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where she is associate dean for research and administration in the School of Public Health and Health Sciences. Prior to her current...

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Nursing Student Earns Fulbright to Continue Work in India

   April 1, 2019

Senior nursing student Maggie Johnson has been selected for a prestigious research award from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program

The award will allow Johnson to travel to India after graduation to continue her work with a non-profit supporting health literacy and accessibility for the families of children...

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Nursing Master's Programs Ranked in Top 30% Nationally by U.S. News & World Report

   March 13, 2019

The UNC Charlotte School of Nursing master’s programs rank in the top 30 percent of programs nationally in the 2019-2020 U.S. News & World Report rankings. The nursing master's offerings landed at 74th in the rankings out of 258 total programs. The...

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Online Nursing Programs Rise in National Rankings

   January 16, 2019

The UNC Charlotte School of Nursing’s online master’s programs have jumped 13 spots in the 2019 U.S. News & World Report rankings and remain in the top 50% of programs nationally.

The programs ascended to 62 in the national rankings, up from 75 last year. “The School of Nursing is proud to see that its...

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Nurse Anesthesia Program Achieves 100% Pass Rate on National Certification Exam

   January 8, 2019

The UNC Charlotte / Carolinas Medical Center nurse anesthesia program is proud to announce a 100% first-time test taker’s pass rate on the National Certification Exam for the class of 2018. This impressive accomplishment continues a trend - graduates have exceeded the average national pass rate for the...

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