Tag: Nursing

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 […]

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing – Kappa Pi Chapter Inductees

The Kappa Pi-at-Large Chapter of Sigma Thera Tau International Honor Society held its induction ceremony April 7, 2018. Sigma, an international honor society, is committed to fostering excellence, scholarship, and leadership in nursing to improve health care worldwide. Students who demonstrate academic excellence and leadership potential are invited for membership. Congratulation to the 2018 inductees: […]

Demand for more nurses drives tech schools, private colleges to create new paths to BSN degrees

Karen Herzog of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel and USA Today Network wrote a lengthy feature on the nursing shortage and UW-Green Bay’s answer to it — in part, the 1-2-1 program. “UW-Green Bay was the first in the state to start a 1-2-1 partnership. Its program with Northeast Wisconsin Technical College — a 15-minute drive from the UW-Green Bay campus — launched in […]

Associate Prof. Christine Vandenhouten recognized for community impact by the United Way


UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Chris Vandenhouten (Nursing) was recognized with the Brown County United Way Community Impact Award, March 1, 2018. She is the fourth individual winner to receive this prestigious award given to an individual or organization “demonstrating leadership and innovation to address priority human services needs on a community-wide scale” in partnership with […]

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 […]