Tag: Nursing

UW-Green Bay to offer a four-year BSN

Starting in 2019, students can apply to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at UW-Green Bay. The four-year program was accepted by the Board of Regents on Friday and will officially be available in 2020. The program will help to fulfill the state of Wisconsin’s need for healthcare providers with bachelor’s degrees, and complements […]

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay to Offer a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Starting in 2020

New program to help meet state needs for healthcare providers with bachelor’s degrees Green Bay, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay received approval from the UW Board of Regents today (August 24, 2018) to move ahead in offering a prelicensure Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program, paving the way for students to begin […]

UW-Green Bay recognizes excellence in the awarding of Founders Awards

Founders Winners 2018

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay recognized some of its top faculty and staff members Wednesday, August 22, 2018, with 2018 Founders Awards for Excellence. The awards were presented before an audience of more than 450 in the Phoenix Room of the University Union, UW-Green Bay. Made possible by private philanthropic support, the […]

Faculty note: Reilly publishes on nursing student travel & clinical experience in Brazil

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Janet Reilly (Nursing) and her colleagues from the Universidad of Sau Paulo, Drs. Deborah  Falleiros de Mello, Maria Helena Larcher Caliri, and Fabiana Villela Mamede, along with Eliana Maria Fernandes de Aguair Tonetto, from the Ministry of Health in Ribeirao Preto, Brazil,  published an article titled, “An Innovative Exchange Model for […]

Faculty note: Prof. Vandenhouten is principle investigator of nursing program study

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Christine Vandenhouten (Nursing & Health Studies) along with colleagues from University of Tennessee and Duke presented the findings of a national study at the Association of Community Health Nursing Educators (ACHNE) Annual Institute, June 8 in New Orleans. The study examined the types and extent that nursing programs substituted simulated clinical […]

Dean Gallagher-Lepak Awarded by NANDA International


Dean of UW-Green Bay’s College of Health, Education and Social Welfare, Susan Gallagher-Lepak, was given the 2018 Unique Contribution Award from NANDA International (NANDA-I) at the NANDA-I Nursing Diagnosis and Knowledge Development Conference June 13-15 at Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. The award recognized her various contributions to the organization including authoring chapters for […]

UW-Manitowoc Student Spotlight: Lori Maloney

Lori Maloney, a student at UW-Manitowoc, was forced to change her career path due to a motor vehicle accident in 2014. Until the accident, Maloney was a board-certified massage therapist, but the injuries she sustained forced her to choose another profession. Now, she is pursuing an education in Nursing. Read the full story on Herald Times […]

Nursing students give back for Nurses Week

Nursing students at all UW Campuses are celebrating Nurses Week by giving back to their communities. Please donate to the UWGB Campus Cupboard and UWGB Career Closet. The drive will be held from April 30 to May 4. Collection bins located in the University Union, MAC Hall near the Garden Cafe, Wood Hall near Rosewood […]