News and Events

Rodgers Named 2017 HOPE Award Recipient

May 17, 2017 | In Awards, Faculty, Staff

Congratulations to Dr. Shielda Rodgers, who was selected the SON 2017 Helping Other People Excel (HOPE) Award recipient.

Established in 2005, the HOPE Award recognizes a faculty or staff member of the School of Nursing for their assistance in creating a welcoming, inclusive and hospitable environment where all members of the community can flourish and realize their dreams.

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Valentine Receives 2017 Staff of the Year Award

May 17, 2017 | In Awards, Staff

Congratulations to Solomon Valentine, who manages the division of adult and geriatric health, on being selected the 2017 Staff of the Year.

In his nominations, Solomon was said to possess “a special gift when it comes to the extra mile,” to be the ultimate deliverer of customer service, to be dependable on teams, dedicated and reliable, caring and sincere.

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SON’s Women’s Health Interest Group Hosts Reading: Lovie: the Story of Southern Midwife

April 12, 2017 | In Events, Faculty, Staff, Students

Join the SON’s Women’s Health Interest Group and UNC Birth Partners volunteer doula program for a reading by Lisa Yarger from her book Lovie: the story of a southern midwife and an unlikely friendship — a beautiful telling of a rural midwife’s life and the special long-term relationship that Lisa enjoyed with her.

April 19, 5:30-7:30 PM
Fox Auditorium

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HOPE Award Nominations Accepted

March 24, 2017 | In Awards, Faculty, Staff

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 HOPE Award. The HOPE (Helping Other People Excel) Award, established in 2005, recognizes a SON faculty or staff member for their assistance in creating a welcoming, inclusive and hospitable environment where all members of the School of Nursing community can flourish and realize their dreams.

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Szczypinski Receives UNC IT Award

October 21, 2016 | In Awards, Staff

Congratulations are due to Jeff Szczypinski, SON Applications Analyst, who received a campuswide UNC IT award at a ceremony held on Friday, October 14 for his creation of the SON’s new application review system.

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