Items listed under "Nursing"

National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness

Sharon A. Aronovitch, PhD, RN, CWOCN   November 11 – 19, 2017 was designated National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness week. According to information found on the website for the National Coalition for Homelessness, there are more than 540,00 individuals each night who...  [Read More]

Caring for our Nation’s Heroes and Their Families Course Opportunity

By Jenna Kerwin Writer/Editor, Marketing   In honor of Veteran’s Day, we thought we’d introduce you to a course especially designed to teach health care workers of the needs of military members and their families. NUR 340 Caring for Our Nation’s Heroes...  [Read More]

Tau Kappa at Large Honored with Key Award

By Caroline Mosca, PhD, RN   Sigma Theta Tau International is the honor society for nursing, with a mission to advance world health, support nursing excellence, and provide opportunities for scholarly growth. Members include more than 135,000 nurses and midwives who live...  [Read More]

Dr. Bonny Kehm from School of Nursing Is A Finalist for March of Dimes, Nurse of the Year Award In Education

  Congratulations to Dr. Bonny Kehm, Faculty Program Director in School of Nursing. She is one of 11 finalists for the March of Dimes, Nurse of the Year Award in Education. According to the March of Dimes, Nurse of the Year events...  [Read More]

The Benefits of a Mentor-Mentee Relationship

By Bonny Kehm, PhD, RN Faculty Program Director, BS & MS Programs in Nursing Tamara Coca, student in the MSN Education Tract, had a dilemma. She needed to complete her Practicum with a Mentor, but couldn’t find one. Tamara is currently living...  [Read More]

APA Introduction to Scholarly Writing FREE Webinar

By Bonny Kehm, PhD, RN Faculty Program Director, BS & MS Programs in Nursing   Please join us from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. EST Friday, August 25, or 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. EST Tuesday, August 29, for an informational Student webinar, “APA...  [Read More]

Why I Went Into Nursing: Mary Lee Pollard, PhD, RN, CNE

The Pulse Committee presents “Why I Went Into Nursing,” an installment of interviews with faculty within Excelsior’s School of Nursing. The purpose of these interviews is to provide students with a more unique, personal view of “who’s who” in the School. Why I...  [Read More]

Caring for our Nation’s Heroes and their Families

By Bonny Kehm, PhD, RN Faculty Program Director, BS & MS Programs in Nursing Did you know Excelsior College offers an 8 week, 3 credit hour elective course called NUR 340: Caring for our Nation’s Heroes and their Families? This course is...  [Read More]

Annual Education Institute Scheduled for June 2

  The annual Educational Institute, hosted by Excelsior College’s School of Nursing and Albany Medical Center, is scheduled for Friday, June 2, 2017, 8 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. EDT in Albany, New York. The event will be livestreamed online. “Lessons from the...  [Read More]

Caroline Mosca Presents at Annual Research Luncheon

Caroline Mosca, RN, PhD, attended the annual Research Luncheon at The City University Graduate Center in Manhattan.  Six PhD graduates in Nursing Science, including Dr. Mosca, were honored at this luncheon.  Dr. Mosca presented a brief synopsis of her dissertation research on...  [Read More]