News and Events

SON Partners with Lineberger Cancer Center to Launch Susan D. Flynn Oncology Nursing Fellowship Program

June 13, 2016 | In Development, Education, IPE, Students Tags:

In partnership with the N.C. Cancer Hospital, the fellowship program will immerse undergraduate nursing students in applied oncology training.

UNC-Chapel Hill’s first Susan D. Flynn Oncology Nursing Fellows have begun a six-week immersive program intended to stimulate the career interest and professional development of potential oncology nurses. Austin Cole and Morgan Reddick, both undergraduate students at the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Nursing, comprise the inaugural fellowship class.

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Doctoral Candidate Galbraith Headed to Harvard, Has Manuscript Accepted

May 6, 2016 | In Research, Students

Three cheers for doctoral candidate and Jonas Scholar Kayoll Galbraith, who is heading to Harvard’s T. H. Chan School of Public HealthDana Farber Cancer Institute Educational Program in Cancer Prevention for a post doctoral fellowship in fall 2016, AND has had her manuscript “Parental acceptance and uptake of the HPV vaccine among African-Americans and Latinos in the United States: A literature review” accepted for publication in Social Science and Medicine.

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SON’s Military Affiliated Group Gathers for End of Year Celebration

April 22, 2016 | In Development, Events, Service, Students Tags:

The SON’s military-affiliated students, staff, faculty, alumni and friends got together to celebrate the final weeks of the spring semester last Thursday. Tommy Johnson, who recently established four scholarships to honor his military heroes and assist our military students, was on hand to offer some words of wisdom and encouragement.

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Sixteen Awarded Honors

April 15, 2016 | In Awards, Students

Congratulations to our Honors awardees for the ABSN and BSN Classes of 2016!  Their work will be on display during the poster session on Thursday, April 21 from 12-1 in the Fox lobby. Please come by and congratulate each of them and enjoy some tasty snacks as well.

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