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Calling Forth The Courage: A Day of Inspiring Discussion

March 14, 2014 | In Alumni, 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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Sheila Santacroce Receives Grant From Northwestern Mutual and Alex’s Lemonade Stand

March 11, 2014 | In Events, Faculty, News Tags: , ,

Beerstecher-Blackwell Distinguished Scholar Sheila Santacroce was awarded a $50,000 research grant by Jay Scott, co-executive director of the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, Mike Condrey, managing partner of Northwestern Mutual, on March 5. The grant is part of a two-year $100,000 Nurse Discovery Award.

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New Creativity Suite Provides a Space for Team Research

February 19, 2014 | In Education, Events, Faculty, News, Research, Students Tags:

This week, the SON Office of Research Support and Consultation unveiled a new Creativity Suite. The Center, which is located in 2700 Carrington Hall (a room generously named by the Copernicus Group IRB), was designed to promote innovation and encourage collaboration.

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