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University of Houston Holistic Admissions Preventing Bias in Nursing

The holistic admissions process used by the Andy and Barbara Gessner College of Nursing at the University of Houston (UH) is addressing discrimination and...

John Carroll Nursing Program Prioritizes Marginalized Communities and Addresses Bias in...

Cura personalis. “Care for the entire person.” The innovative bachelor of science in nursing at John Carroll University (JCU) welcomed the fall 2023 inaugural cohort...

University of Rochester Nursing Scholars Program Offers Free Tuition

Since earning her bachelor’s degree in health and society from the University of Rochester (UR) in the 1990s, Mona Sepulveda has pursued various career...

Nursing Schools Teach Advocacy Skills to Help Advance Health Equity

Nurses work in hospitals, nursing homes, schools, physician offices, residences, and businesses — anywhere health care services are provided. As members of the largest...

Nursing Schools Share Success Strategies for Recruiting Male Students

Unlike many other professional fields where women are the minority, men have traditionally been underrepresented in nursing, and while they are far from closing...

Cultural Competence, Bilingual Speakers Key Components of Nursing Program

Responding to the critical need for nurses and culturally competent health care, Carroll University’s associate degree in nursing (ADN) program focuses on recruiting diverse...

Students at HBCU Can Earn Accelerated University of Florida Nursing Degrees

Students at Edward Waters University (EWU), a historically Black institution in Jacksonville, Florida, will soon be able to pursue a four-year nursing degree through...

Nursing and Pharmacy Education Prepares Students to Enter Professions in Crisis

Although anxiety, burnout, and other mental health issues have long been concerns for the health care fields, the emotional toll from the COVID-19 pandemic...

Launching a Nursing Career During COVID-19: Recent Graduates Share What They’ve...

Early on in the COVID-19 pandemic, a number of state legislatures, colleges and universities, and state nursing boards allowed high-performing nursing students to graduate...