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Calling Forth The Courage: A Day of Inspiring Discussion

March 14, 2014 | In Alumni, Dean Kristen Swanson, Events, News Tags: ,

On Thursday, March 6th, leaders in nursing came together to share provocative ideas and bold approaches for enhancing health care in Calling Forth the Courage: Making a Difference in Health and Health Care. The daylong symposium featured five speakers and an opportunity to reflect on the talks in an afternoon discussion moderated by Dean and Alumni Distinguished Professor Kristen M. Swanson, PhD, RN, FAAN.

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BSN Alumna Lindsey Lang Recognized for Giving Back

January 6, 2014 | In Alumni, SON Media Coverage, Students Tags: ,

During her last year at the SON, Lindsey Lang, BSN ’13, teamed up with the UNC-CH Association of Nursing (ANS) Students and ANS faculty advisor Megan Williams, MSN, RN, FNP, to organize a food drive for the Durham Center for Senior Living (DCSL). Their community service effort was recently highlighted in Johnson and Johnson’s Nursing Notes.

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Eunice M. and Melinda Kellner Brock Scholarship to Support Aspiring Nurse Practitioners

September 19, 2013 | In Alumni, Education, Students

A scholarship will soon be available to students who demonstrate an interest in family care and aspire to pursue a career as a nurse practitioner. SON supporter and Chapel Hill resident Eunice Brock has established her second endowed scholarship benefiting nursing students. This new fund comes in response to the growing needs for nurse practitioners within our healthcare system.

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