Tag: Nursing

CollegeChoice.net ranks nursing program as ‘Top 10 affordable’

CollegeChoice.net ranked UW-Green Bay’s Nursing program as one of the top 10 most affordable BSN schools in Wisconsin for 2017. UW-Green Bay did not participate in the collection of data and encourages students to contact schools directly for information on cost, curriculum, student support, etc. See the ranking.

Faculty note: Herdman and Gallagher-Lepak release new edition

NANDA-International has released a new edition of their seminal text, Nursing Diagnoses: Definitions and Classification 2018-2020 (11th Edition), a guide to nursing diagnoses. UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. T. Heather Herdman is the lead author. Herdman and Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak authored introductory chapters in the book. In this new edition, introductory chapters provide critical information needed for nurses to understand assessment, its […]

UW-Green Bay nursing named ‘Best Value’ top 30 program

BestValueSchools.com has published its 2017-2018 ranking and places UW-Green Bay as a Top 30 ‘Best Value’ online RN to BSN Degree Programs. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs opportunities for registered nurses (RNs) are expected to increase 16% by 2024. While positions are available for nurses with an associate’s degree, many employers will […]

Nursing program is impetus for healing and sharing

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Nursing graduate is driven to share her story and
 raise awareness about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder When Andy Nourse met someone new, he asked “What’s your story?” as a way to learn more about his new acquaintance. Little did his wife, Jacquie Nourse ’16, know that her story would take her down a path paved […]

Nursing students complete ‘Fill the Campus Cupboard’ drive

UW-Green Bay Nursing students celebrated National Nurses Week (May 6-May 12) by giving back to their communities. Nursing students from the Nursing Leadership class — Laura Meverden, Mindy Johnson, Edinam Long, Coe Gleffe, Kristina Barkow, Stephanie Fritsch, Sue Bellmore and Jamie Skowronek — under the guidance of Advisor Sharon Gajeski, completed the “Fill the Campus […]

Nurses leading food drive for Campus Cupboard this week

Nursing students at all UW campuses are celebrating Nurses Week by giving back to their communities. Your help is needed to “Fill the Campus Cupboard” at UW-Green Bay. Any donation will be greatly appreciated. The drive will be held April 24 to 28. Collection bins are located in the University Union, MAC Hall (2nd floor […]

Helping Professions Open House this week

On Thursday afternoon, March 23, 2017, UW-Green Bay is hosting a Helping Professions Open House. Those prospective students exploring majors in Education, Social Work, Nursing, Psychology, Human Development and Dietetics will be able to meet faculty and current students in those programs and tour our beautiful campus. Thank you for making these students and their […]

Helping Professions Open House is Thursday, March 23

A number of prospective students and families will be on campus from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 23, for the Helping Professions Open House. Students will learn about  programs including Nursing, Social Work, Psychology, Human Development, Education and Dietetics. The open house-style event will include meetings with faculty and staff, a resource fair and […]

UW-Green Bay hosts new Innovation in Aging student idea competition, March 3

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host its first-ever Innovation in Aging student idea competition from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, March 3, 2017 in the Christie Theatre, University Union. Teams of three to five students will compete to create an innovative solution that combats challenges and improves quality of life for […]