Welcome to this issue of Villanova Nursing e-news.
We are excited to welcome the Class of 2016 to
Driscoll Hall and their future nursing careers. If
you want to offer some advice, post a message to them on
our Facebook page--share your wisdom!
Save the dates
the College of Nursing on April 5 & 6, 2013 for a
conference in celebration of its 60th anniversary. There
will also be recognition for the 10th anniversary of the
second degree accelerated BSN program, the 10th
anniversary of the PhD program and the 35th anniversary
of the CE program. More details to come!
On October 26, don't miss
the inaugural Villanova NROTC Midshipmen Battalion Gala
Dinner Auction featuring a cocktail reception, catered
dinner, and auction events taking place in Dougherty's
Dining Hall. We look forward to an impressive Nursing
presence! For more information, contact the battalion
MIDN Matthew Vegliante.
viral 3 words!
Thanks for being one
of the 2,000 views of our
Villanova Nursing in 3 Words video on this YouTube
Page--just one outlet for this compilation of your
descriptions of your nursing education.
Summer Convocation celebrates experience of
Eighty-eight adults graduated from the
accelerated second degree program with their BSN
and are ready to launch their new careers.
Joining them are 33 other BSN graduates and two
RNs who also completed their studies.
experience has been amazing and has completely
changed my view on the homeless in society,"
says Jacqueline Corbett of her recent health
promotion experience at a local shelter. She and
two classmates taught summer health safety
topics and provided education materials and
over-the-counter medications to this engaged
Bette Wildgust receives national recognition
We know that Bette Wildgust is terrific at what
she does as the director for the nurse
anesthesia program, and so does the American
Association of Nurse Anesthetists. Its Board
honored her with the 20th Annual Program
Director of the Year Award at their annual
meeting as her students cheered.
Leading innovation with the DNP
Are you a post-master’s Advanced Practice
Registered Nurse who is ready to lead innovation
in nursing practice and healthcare?
about our Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
program with its emphasis on broad “systems
thinking.” Applications are due January 15,
September 18 -
Civil War Medicine: Nurses and
September 30 -
Open House for High School Students
Climate change film "Sun Come Up"
Graduate and Adult Learner Open House
October 25-28 -
On a Journey of Excellence, the 39th Annual National
Conference on Professional Nursing Education and
Development in cooperation with the Professional
Nurse Educators Group (PNEG)
Midshipmen Battalion Gala Dinner Auction
November 13 -
34th Annual Distinguished Lecture In Nursing
Framing the future of nursing in higher education:
urgency for action
See our full listing of
Continuing Education offerings.