Tag: Nursing

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 […]

All are welcome for Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition

Attend the “Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Friday, March 3 in the Christie Theatre of the University Union. Stop by anytime to encourage student teams and vote for the “People’s Choice Award” (all audience members may vote for one team), learn more about the competition to encourage students […]

New Version of the Nursing Diagnosis App for smartphones

A nursing diagnosis app is now available for smartphones in the Portuguese language. It’s an extension of the tablet-based nursing diagnosis app “ NurScope (English version), developed by Associate Prof. Heather Herdman and Dean Susan Gallagher-Lepak, and selling at the Apple and Google stores. The Portuguese version is available world-wide through Google Play (Android) and […]

Campus learns of passing of former Nursing Chair Juanita Theile

Log editors learned today of the passing of Juanita R. Theile, former chairperson of UW-Green Bay’s Professional Program in Nursing. She passed away Friday, August 12, 2016. Juanita joined the faculty in 1983 and served as chairperson of the program until 1994. As chairperson, she prepared the program for its first accreditation, established the Kappa […]

Nursing Program Name Change

As of January 1, 2017, UW-Green Bay’s Professional Program in Nursing has updated its name to Nursing and Health Studies. “In the past, ‘Professional Program in Nursing’ accurately captured the department offerings. However, this name no longer reflects the current available programs and further suggests that there is only one program,” explains Christine Vandenhouten, Chairperson, […]

UW-Green Bay’s Distinguished Nursing Alumni Award goes to Door County’s Hetherington

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Maribeth Hetherington, recently retired chief change officer and former interim director of clinic operations at Door County Medical Center (DCMC), has been named the 2016 recipient of the UW-Green Bay Distinguished Nursing Alumni Award. Hetherington was a 1986 graduate of the University’s BSN completion program.  She developed and implemented a restructured supervisory leadership model during […]