Tag: Nursing

Faculty note: Tyczkowski is contributing author to “Book of the Year”!

A textbook in which Nursing & Health Studies Assistant Prof. Brenda Tyczkowski was the lead author of a chapter, has been awarded first place in the gerontological nursing category of the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Awards for 2017. Tyczkowski was the lead author for Chapter 19: The Gerontological Nurse as Manager […]

Video: Graduates look forward, and appreciate the recent past

Here’s a quick video review of UW-Green Bay’s 2017 December Commencement and interviews with recent graduates Riley Garbe, Kathryn Donovan and Cody Becker.

Nursing student travels from Connecticut to receive her degree

Kathryn Donovan at UWGB Commencement

Kathryn Donovan traveled all the way from Connecticut to Green Bay to receive her BSN-LINC diploma as well as her Kappa Pi Nursing Society Honor Cords. While attending the December 2017 Commencement ceremonies — her very first visit to UW-Green Bay, she said she was impressed by the beautiful campus. She received her Associates Degree […]

Riley Garbe stepped on campus as a fifth-grade Phuture Phoenix — He leaves as UW-Green Bay’s ‘Most Outstanding’

“The Odds Were Stacked Against Me from the Beginning.“ Green Bay, Wis. – Riley Garbe came to UW-Green Bay as a fifth-grader on a Phuture Phoenix field trip, where a visit to the campus turned into a dream of one day graduating from college. Despite surviving a difficult childhood that included witnessing abuse and violence […]

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 […]