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Big goals, no limits for athletes in the nursing school

June 30, 2015 | In News, Students

Pursuing a rigorous degree like nursing is a very time-intensive challenge on its own, even without competing in a varsity-level sport. But here at UNC, three outstanding student athletes are following their dreams on the field and at the bedside.

Their stories prove that nothing is impossible. All it takes is a little grit—and some impressive time-management skills.

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Doctoral student honored with national scholarship

April 9, 2015 | In News, Students

Third-year UNC nursing doctoral student Nakia Best is among a select group of only 16 students nationwide to receive the honor of a 2015 Macy’s Go Red™ Multicultural Scholarship. The scholarship, awarded by Macy’s Multicultural Fund in partnership with the American Heart Association, supports minority students pursuing degrees in the health care profession.

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UNC students win national competition in health care collaboration

April 5, 2015 | In Faculty, News, Students

A team of four UNC students from different health care-related fields has won the 2015 CLARION National Case Competition, a student competition focused on improving health care through interprofessional collaboration. The victory is especially significant given that this is only the second year that UNC has been represented at the national competition, which has been held annually since 2005.

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