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Wednesday, May 13, 2015

For most students, spring break is about relaxing or just taking a mental break, if possible. Others choose to work on upcoming class work that’s due. For students like Danielle Pipher, it’s about saving the lives of mothers and children in an underdeveloped country.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

MSN graduate Amanda Paya remembers being inundated as a child with images in magazines and on television of people dying from AIDS. She recalls the panic conveyed through the media of the disease that was still so new and that no one understood.

“I’m a child of the eighties, so I remember seeing those images and wanting to help and wanting to make a difference,” Paya recalls.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Turn back the hands of time more than 100 years ago and you will find the caring presence of a nurse.

Monday, May 4, 2015

Marion E. Broome, PhD, RN, FAAN, dean for Duke University School of Nursing, vice chancellor for Nursing Affairs for Duke University; associate vice president for Academic Affairs for Nursing for Duke University Health System, was awarded a distinguished professorship and named the Ruby Wilson Professor of Nursing. 

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Congratulations to the more than 280 students – 63 from the ABSN program, 169 from the MSN program, 50 from the DNP program and one from the PhD program – who will participate in graduation exercises on Friday, May 8, at 10 a.m.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Associate Dean for Finance and Administration for Duke University School of Nursing, David Bowersox, was recognized Thursday, April 16, with Duke University’s Presidential Award in Executive Leadership at the Washington Duke Inn and Golf Club. Bowersox is the first School of Nursing employee to receive this award.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Duke University School of Nursing held its annual Nursing Reunion Weekend with nearly 100 alumni, faculty, staff and students in attendance.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Faculty,staff and students, both in Durham and around the world, joined together to increase diversity and inclusiveness with a project entitled "An Embracing Community: Hands and Voices." 

The purpose of the project is to create a visual representation of Duke University School of Nursing's commitment to diversity and inclusivity by featuring cut out handprints of individuals with personal thoughts or reflections.

Monday, April 6, 2015

When the largest and most complex Ebola virus outbreak struck West Africa, nurses like MSN student Jen Tran joined the fight on the front lines.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) announced the 25 schools of nursing selected to receive grants to support 48 nurses as they pursue their PhDs. Duke University School of Nursing will receive two grants, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, as part of the second cohort of grantees of the Future of Nursing Scholars program. The grants will allow PhD students to receive financial support, mentoring, and leadership development over the three years of their PhD programs.