Items listed under "veterans"

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]

The Heritage of Women in the Navy

By Patricia Klimkewicz, PhD, RN-BC, nurse faculty mentor for the Veteran’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program (VBSN) By As Veteran’s Day is approaching and a veteran myself, I am reflecting on the heritage of women in the United States Navy.  On...  [Read More]

Mission Transition Celebrates First Anniversary

Excelsior College celebrated the completion of its first year of a three-year grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to assist qualified military veterans earn a bachelor’s degree in nursing. Called Mission Transition, this grant initiative has the goal of enriching the...  [Read More]

Klimkewicz Serves as Faculty Nurse Mentor for VBSN

Patricia Klimkewicz, PhD, RN-BC is the nurse faculty mentor for the Veteran’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program (VBSN). The VBSN veteran support initiative assists veterans pursuing the RN to BS in Nursing at Excelsior College. It is funded by  a three-year,...  [Read More]