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Fellowships, student loan forgiveness programs part of new Nurses for Wisconsin initiative
Nursing programs at four University of Wisconsin System schools, including the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, are offering new fellowship and loan ...
Flexible Option for BSN Completion comes to UWM
By Kim Litwack, PhD, RN, FAAN, APNP Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Recognizing the increasing complexity of health care delivery, ...
UWM Spotlight on Excellence: Community Nursing
His laughter and spirit contagious, Robert Key walks into the UWM Silver Spring Community Nursing Center excited to learn if ...
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UWM is host to many World Health Day events in April. The events are free and open to the public.
UW-Milwaukee proudly celebrates Westlawn Gardens for achieving Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design for Neighborhood Development (LEED-ND) Stage 3 Silver Certification, placing it at the top of an elite group of LEED certified developments that emphasize sustainability. As the world’s … Continue reading
Visiting Scholars Dr. Myunghee Jun is a visiting scholar from Daejeon University in South Korea. She has participated in multiple research activities during her time at UWM. Dr. Jun’s research included seven peer reviewed published articles, three accepted abstracts for … Continue reading
Dr. Doris Schoneman, program director of RN Education, discusses the new RN-BS flex option, which is an assessment-based, competency option on NPR. Request information regarding the flex option.  
Nursingmatters highlighted UWM College of Nursing Institute for Urban Health Partnerships EPA CARE grant that directly impacts the Westlawn Neighborhood Community. Nursingmatters (September 2013, vol.24, number 9, page 2)  
Linda Scalzo, MSN, RN, has earned the designation Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) after meeting strict eligibility criteria and successfully completing a rigorous certification examination developed and administered by the National League for Nursing (NLN). Ms. Scalzo’s current teaching focus includes the … Continue reading
Undergrad Honors student wins third place in contest
Kristin Radloff, an undergraduate honors nursing student, won third place in the UWM Women’s Studies Annual Paper contest for her paper, “The Truth behind Anorexia Nervosa in Women.” She won the award in the graduate category since the paper she wrote was from a summer … Continue reading
Thank You 2012-2013 Preceptors!
Lynn Auman LeAnn Auth Vanessa Baldwin Michele Baylock Jean Beineman Jean Bell-Calvin Katrina Berg Shelley Bohm Denise Borhardt Diane Bosovic Amanda Bowden Nicole Brasted Sandy Brekke Kristie Brooke Melissa Budish Liz Caccesse Kristy Caira AJ Capelli Joel Carroll Suzette Chern Kumari Chintamaneni Rita … Continue reading
A CARE-ing Collaboration for Westlawn
Paulette Bangura’s interest in improving the environment in her neighborhood is personal. Five years ago she had a double lung transplant after life-threatening complications from sarcoidosis, an immune disease that may be triggered by environmental toxins. Today she’s engaged in … Continue reading
Nursing Students Visit from Keimyung University
The CON welcomed a visiting group of 13 South Korean nursing students from Keimyung University who stayed for two weeks. This student delegation was led by Dr. Chungnam Kim, PhD, RN who was a Visiting Professor in the College of … Continue reading
The UWM College of Nursing is pleased to announce that Sarah Morgan, PhD, RN has earned the designation Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) after meeting strict eligibility criteria and successfully completing a rigorous certification examination developed and administered by the National League for … Continue reading
UWM Honors faculty, staff
Ernest Spaights Plaza Honoree Laurie K. Glass Professor Emerita College of Nursing Service to UWM: 1975-2005 Laurie Glass’ 30-year career at UWM reflects her commitment to the university’s success. This commitment was both internal – as a valued researcher, teacher … Continue reading
Suzanne Feetham Named a Living Legend
Suzanne Feetham, PhD, RN, FAAN, visiting professor in the UWM College of Nursing, was honored as an American Academy of Nursing (AAN) Living Legend this fall at the academy’s annual meeting. The award acknowledges Feetham’s 49 years of excellence in nursing and her impact on … Continue reading
Dr. Susan Dean-Baar awarded at Sigma Theta Tau International for contribution to the Standards of Rehabilitation Nursing Practice
The following UWM College of Nursing faculty received awards at the Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), nursing honor society, 41st Biennial Convention in Texas this October: Susan L. Dean-Baar, associate dean for academic affairs and acting dean of the Joseph J. … Continue reading
Traditional Chinese Medicine and Culture 3 credits (Undergraduate or Graduate) Nursing 297, 497, or 780 Program Dates: June 8 - June 24, 2013 Instructors: Dr. Hong Tao & Dr. Anne Dressel, UWM College of Nursing This exciting new course will introduce students to … Continue reading
University of Wisconsin System President Kevin Reilly proclaimed Wednesday a watershed day for Wisconsin residents, as the UW System became perhaps the first public university system in the nation to roll out a set of 100% competency-based online degree programs … Continue reading
Too early to research? ‘Not so,’ say undergrads
David Stock explored the bones from abandoned cemeteries, looking for clues to life and death in rural Wisconsin. Dylan Wilmeth turned a longtime fascination with geology into research on rare geologic formations more than a billion years old. Florine Ndakuya … Continue reading
Mentors Ease the Way
Like many faculty members, Jennifer Doering of Nursing found herself balancing teaching, research, community service and caring for a young child. As a friend told her, she was burning the candle at both ends, but doing it with a blowtorch. … Continue reading
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  • APR 16
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    Doctor of Nursing Practice Project Defense: Barbara Koschak, NPMore info...
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    Doctor of Nursing Practice Project Defense: Kim Williams-White, BSBA, MS, RN, VNS-BC More info...
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