As a senior nursing student, Katie Kemp was looking for a unique January Interim experience to cap off her four years at Gustavus. Having previously traveled to Botswana and Tanzania while at Gustavus, Kemp decided to explore potential opportunities for her final January Interim abroad, but this time further north. Kemp first heard about the […]
Ilula Tanzania: Nursing student reflects on her January Internship with an interprofessional medical team from the University of MN
By Lauren Gornall Traveling and experiencing cultures different from our own has an effect on us that cannot be replicated, as each experience is unique in the people that is being shared with. I experienced this over a period of six weeks in January and February where I was able to immerse myself at Ilula […]
From left to right: Elizabeth (Ellie) Jenny, Abigail Nistler, and Megan Gustafson at the Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS) Conference in Milwaukee, WI. The MNRS is one of the most prestigious nursing research associations in the country. Ellie presented on: “Exploration of Dental Assistants’ and Hygienists’ Perception of Exposure to and effect of Nitrous Oxide […]
Students in NUR 202 this spring have the opportunity to connect with Gustie researchers in Stockholm Sweden, on a weekly basis, in addition to having an on-campus prof in the classroom. Lynnea Myers skypes in every week, sharing principles of research along with her own active research in the EU. This week, Dr. Amy Level, […]
Alecia Woods always had a passion for children while a student at Gustavus. She graduated in the class of 2014, and went to work at Pediatric Home Care in the Twin Cities. At Gustavus’ annual Health Career Fair, she spoke with students about the wonderful opportunities in Pediatric Home Care to work with children and […]
Saturday, February 20, 2016 nursing students from colleges and universities throughout the state of Minnesota gathered at the University of Saint Catherine for the Minnesota Student Nurses Association Annual Conference 2016. The conference: Healing Hands: A Comprehensive Look at Holistic Nursing Care, gave students the chance to explore nursing care opportunities, and listen to experienced […]
Senior Gustavus nursing students attended a conference hosted by the Southern Minnesota Nurses this past fall, with an emphasis on genomics.
Katie Kemp, senior nursing student, was selected for an internship at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm. Her internship was supported by the Wallenberg Foundation at Gustavus. Katie spent January working with Lynnea Myers on a four year research project at Karolinska. Lynnea created this opportunity for Katie and had it approved by Karolinska. This was […]
Congratulations to junior nursing student, Kirstin Buck, who was named a Gerhard T. Alexis Scholar for the academic year, 2015-2016. This prize is presented to junior students who have achieved the highest academic record. Kirstin will be honored on May 7, at the Honor’s Day ceremony. Congratulations, Kirstin!!
Megan Gustafson, senior nursing student, has been chosen along with three other Gustavus students ( 2 from Business, and 1 from the sciences) to participate in the Mayo Innovation Scholars program. Megan, along with her three Gustavus peers will be working on a research project through Mayo. Congratulations, Megan!