Nursing Care Inspires Legacy Giving
RECOGNITION
Jun 26, 2019

Dave and Sarah Wolach Establish Planned Gift

After Dave and Sarah Wolach successfully fought off cancer nine years ago, they searched for a way to support future nurses. Dave volunteered for the College of Nursing's Development Board, and together, the Wolachs have established a planned gift.... Read More

CON Faculty Accomplishments
RECOGNITION, EDUCATION
Jun 24, 2019

College Kudos

Associate Dean Mollie Cummins has been appointed as one of six Jon M. Huntsman Presidential Chairs for the University of Utah; the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) provided a 4-year, $2.8 million grant for the Advanced Nursing Education Workforce; and new STTI chapter officers.... Read More

CON Faculty Accomplishments
EDUCATION, RECOGNITION
Jun 17, 2019

College Kudos

Professor Linda Edelman received a 5-year, $3.75 million extension of her GWEP grant; publications on childhood cancer pain and HPV vaccination; and presentations on nursing workforce and staffing issues. ... Read More

CON Faculty Accomplishments
RECOGNITION, EDUCATION
Jun 10, 2019

College Kudos

Publications of diabetes and oncology research; Professor Michelle Litchman's invitation to the American Diabetes Association Therapeutic Inertia Work Group; and PhD Program Director Kristin Cloyes' HRSA funding grant for master's, DNP and PhD students.... Read More

Holistic Admissions Process 101
EDUCATION
Jun 09, 2019

New Admissions Process Considers the "Whole" Applicant

With the incoming Class of 2020, the College of Nursing shifted to a new Holistic Admissions process designed to consider the "whole" student--their life experiences, values and service--while eliminating opportunities for unconscious and overt bias. Admission is less about GPA and test scores. With our upcoming application deadline Sept. 1, here's a primer for potential students.... Read More

CON Faculty Accomplishments
RECOGNITION, EDUCATION
Jun 03, 2019

College Kudos

The college's nurse-midwifery faculty and students represented at the 64th ACNM annual meeting in Washington, D.C.; special thanks to research staff; and a new Utah Chapter of Men Nursing.... Read More