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Local Service Opportunities—We Need Your Help!

February 3, 2016 | In Faculty, Global Health, Service, Staff, Students

For the month of February, please help us collect vitamins, over the counter meds, children’s book bags and $$ for Latino health!

Our Nursing Service Learning course 609.001 is working on improving migrant Latino health in our area and  in Nicaragua over spring break (March 11-21). In Nicaragua we will be doing children’s health screenings at Casa Bernabe Orphanage along with outreach to poor under-resourced clinics such as the Clinica Neuva Vida that provides health care to families.

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Train to Become a HAVEN Ally

January 29, 2016 | In Faculty, Service, Staff, Students

Do you want to help make Carolina a safer and more supportive community for survivors of violence?  Then join us for a 3-hour HAVEN training this spring!

HAVEN (Helping Advocates for Violence Ending Now) provides students, faculty, staff and Post Doctoral Fellows with tools to be an ally to someone who has experienced sexual or interpersonal (relationship) violence or stalking. The three-hour training emphasizes the importance of listening, responding compassionately, and connecting survivors to resources on campus and in the community.

This spring, we will be offering student trainings on the following days:

Monday, February 22
Monday, March 21
Wednesday, April 6
Thursday, April 14 

All student trainings will take place from 6-9pm in the Student Union.  Staff training locations will vary.  Registration is required, so anyone interested can visit our website to register for a training date.  And please feel free to contact us at Haven@unc.edu if you have any questions.  Thanks so much!


You’re Invited: Alumni and Student Mentor Mixer

January 28, 2016 | In Alumni, Events, Students

Become a Mentor

The School of Nursing Office of Alumni Affairs and the SON Undergraduate Student Governance Council invite you to take part in the Second Annual Alumni and Student Mentor Mixer on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Carrington Hall at 10:00AM. This event is part of the Council’s “Get Hired” series, which focuses on transitioning students to professional careers.

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Doctoral Student Chung to Present Poster at Int’l Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses Conference

January 21, 2016 | In Research, Students

Congratulations to Jeehae Chung, whose poster titled “Influence of Dosage and Type of Music Therapy in Symptom Management and Rehabilitation for Individuals with Schizophrenia: Systematic Review” was selected for presentation at the 2016 International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses Psychopharmacology Institute and Annual Conference

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