It's hard to believe that 2016 is already well under way, but with so many auspicious initiatives in progress here at the college, we're moving into the New Year with eagerness and excitement.
Our positive momentum began in December, when we graduated more than 300 students across all programs. This may come as a surprise to some outside our college, but we graduate nearly the same number of Pirate Nurses in the fall as we do each spring. The reason? As part of our push to continue preparing nurse leaders for North Carolina, we enroll new students each semester...
Trips to Nicaragua enhance learning for nursing students
Sometimes leaving your comfort zone is the best way to grow. That's one reason why students and faculty from the College of Nursing at East Carolina University have made annual treks to Nicaragua the past seven years.
Now the college's partnership with a nursing school there has culminated in a published study about how both schools can grow their teaching methods to better fit the needs of their students and their communities.
A roundup of the latest awards, accomplishments and accolades earned by our faculty, staff, students and alumni. Click here to see the list.
Four faculty members in the East Carolina University College of Nursing were recognized as outstanding nurse educators by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing while two College of Nursing students were honored for their dedication to delivering exemplary care. Full Daisy Awards story.
Over the next few months, we'll be implementing some exciting changes on our College of Nursing website to make it easier to give to the College of Nursing as well as to show our appreciation to our generous donors. More development news.