Tag: Nursing

Meredith, Gallagher-Lepak presented ‘The Healing Power of Music’

Professors Sarah Meredith (Music) and Susan Gallagher-Lepak (Nursing) presented on “The Healing Power of Music” to a capacity crowd (registration closed at 160 attendees) on Thursday, March 31 through Spirituality in Retirement Forum (SPIRET) at St. Anne’s Church in DePere. The presentation covered music therapy and the science behind it, and using music for beneficial […]

Faculty publications: Political Participation of Students

Prof. Christine Vandenhouten (nursing) and colleagues Susan Gallagher-Lepak, Sylvia Kubsch, and BSN Alumni Crystal Malakar recently published an article, titled “The Future of Healthcare: Political Participation of Nursing and Public Health Students,” in the International Journal of Civic Engagement and Social Change, 2(4). This study was a chance to collaborate with colleague Prof. Derryl Block […]

Lavender spritzer a refreshing approach to raising scholarships for UWGB nursing students

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The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is taking a refreshing approach to fundraising for nursing scholarships. Proceeds from sales of a new product — Lavender Lullaby Spritzer — now retailing at local stores, are being contributed to the Mimi and Ken Kubsch Endowed Scholarship Fund at UWGB. Kubsch is an award-winning faculty member who started the […]

Home to Houston with a BSN

Nursing Prof. Susan Gallagher-Lepak and Teresa Talmadge

Nursing Program graduate Teresa Talmadge met UW-Green Bay Nursing Prof. Susan Gallagher-Lepak for the first time (in person, at least) prior to mid-year commencement Saturday (Dec. 19) at the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. Talmadge, of suburban Kingwood, Texas, near Houston, made her first trip to the UW-Green Bay campus this weekend to receive […]

UW-Green Bay’s Nursing programs earn full CCNE accreditation

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay learned recently that a comprehensive review of its undergraduate and graduate programs in Nursing has resulted in maximum accreditations from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. The CCNE, a national nursing accreditation agency officially recognized by the US Secretary of Education, evaluated both UW-Green Bay’s longstanding Bachelor of Science in […]

Nursing’s Gallagher-Lepak writes on ‘Music and Dementia’

Susan Gallagher-Lepak, professor of Nursing, shared insights on the value of music to individuals with dementia in the Dec. 8 edition of the Green Bay Press-Gazette. Her article, headlined “Powerful gift for people with dementia: Music,” describes research from a recent issue of the scientific journal Brain about the resilience of the brain with musical […]

Nursing program helps with recruitment video


Personnel from the UW-Green Bay Nursing program were interviewed Wednesday for a video that will promote the recruitment of nursing educators for the UW System. All six UW nursing programs are a part of this project, which will contain a vignette of each nursing campus, and comments from nurse educators on the role and reasons […]

The next ‘Last Lecture’: Susan Gallagher-Lepak on e-learning

Prof. Susan Gallagher-Lepak of Nursing is the third speaker in UW-Green Bay’s “Last Lecture Series” line-up. Gallagher-Lepak will present “E-learning: The Train has Left the Station,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday (Nov. 18) in the Christie Theatre. The event is free and open to the public. “Higher education has changed dramatically since UW-Green Bay began in […]

UW-Green Bay presents Susan Gallagher-Lepak for the “Last Lecture Series”

Prof. Susan Gallagher-Lepak is the third speaker in the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s “Last Lecture Series” line-up. Gallagher-Lepak will present, “E-learning: The Train has Left the Station,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, November 18. The Last Lecture Series is part of the celebration of UWGB’s 50th Anniversary. Each month of the fall and spring semesters, a […]