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BSN Alumna Lindsey Lang Recognized for Giving Back

January 6, 2014 | In Alumni, SON Media Coverage, Students Tags: ,

During her last year at the SON, Lindsey Lang, BSN ’13, teamed up with the UNC-CH Association of Nursing (ANS) Students and ANS faculty advisor Megan Williams, MSN, RN, FNP, to organize a food drive for the Durham Center for Senior Living (DCSL). Their community service effort was recently highlighted in Johnson and Johnson’s Nursing Notes.

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Meet Micah McCanna, Nursing Student and Winter Sports Athlete

January 13, 2011 | In News, Students Tags: , , ,

Nursing : News : Micah McCanna
Senior ABSN student Micah McCanna
balances nursing school with serious
training for Olympic winter sports in
Lake Placid, N.Y.

 

Micah McCanna says he likes to stay busy, and he certainly does that. The senior accelerated BSN student has figured out how to balance training for bobsled and skeleton winter sports with class, clinical, studying, an honors project, spending time with his fiancé, and working at UNC Hospitals.

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Dean Swanson: linking teacher’s miscarriage to fight and fall may be premature

January 13, 2011 | In News, Students Tags: , , ,

A high school Spanish teacher in New York City miscarried last week after she fell to the ground while breaking up a fight between two students. ABC.com interviewed the Dean of the UNC Chapel Hill School of Nursing, Kristen Swanson about the incident in the story Teacher Breaks Up Fight, and Miscarries (Swanson is in the text story, not the video).

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Trip to Vietnam Lets Student Practice Nursing in the Real World

August 26, 2010 | In Education, Global Health, Students Tags: , , , , , ,

Minh Nguyen has just returned from a summer trip to Vietnam that was part of the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Nursing’s Summer Global Experience.  He was the recipient of the Cronenwett Global Study Award, created by a private gift to honor Dean Emerita Linda H. Cronenwett.  Read about his experience:

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