Archive for 2010

With One Voice, Tanzania J-Term 2012

The Nursing department would like to announce that they will be traveling to Tanzania once again during the January Term of 2012. More information and a full course description is available for download. For more information, please contact Barb Zust.

Community Health in Action!

The Senior Nursing Students partnered with the College Health Service to provide over 500 flu vaccines to students and employees. Way to go Seniors!!!

Over 100 Gustavus Alumni Attend 50 Years of Nursing Reunion

The “50 Years of Gustavus Nursing” reunion was held on the 4th-5th and 6th of June this year.  Approximately 100 Gustavus Nursing Alumni attended the event which included a run/walk on Saturday morning, buffet breakfast, CEU sessions by Barbara Cobb St. Marie ‘78 on Pain Management, Tiffany Holmes, ‘98 and Cheryl Olson ‘78, posters and […]

2010 Distinguished Alumni Award

The Nursing Department’s Distinguished Alumni Award was established in 2008 to honor graduates who have made significant contributions to nursing. The Class of 1960 has been awarded the 2009 recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award. The Class of 1960 was invited to attend the annual Pinning Ceremony for the senior nursing students where they were […]

Distinguished Alumni Citation

The Distinguished Alumni Citation is awarded by the college for “outstanding and exceptional professional achievement such as to bring unusual honor to the individual in his/her field of endeavor…”  Three Gustavus Nursing Alumni have been given this exceptional honor and award: Lois Anderson Nelson (’60) presented in 1984 Barbara Leonard (’63) presented in 2008 Carolyn […]

2010 NCUR Presentations

Ever since 2002, nursing student have been presenting their studies at the National Conference of Undergraduate Research (NCUR). Two of the studies have been published with another pending review. Three studies were presented at the National Student Nurses Association Conference, 2010 in Miami. Here are the students and their topics for 2010: Kelly O’Brien: Exploring […]

Students Travel to Tanzania for Transcultural Experience

In 2006, 2008, 2009 and 2010, the nursing department has offered a January term in Tanzania. The J-Term class of 2009 read segments of their journal entries during the Chapel service on March 9, 2009. To view these entries, click here: Chapel Tanzania 2009.