News & Announcements
Pave the Way at UIC College of Nursing!
Purchase your Pavers Now and Leave a Lasting Legacy
Pave the Way for the future of the College of Nursing and create your own personal legacy by purchasing an engraved granite paver for the New Nursing Alumni Courtyard! By purchasing a paver you not only create a permanent acknowledgment of someone very special to you, but you also make a much needed contribution to the College - providing financial support for students and funding for very important faculty research.
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Call for Applications - Ohlson, Onoda, & McElmurry Student Scholarship Awards
The purpose of the Virginia M. Ohlson, Chieko Onoda, and Beverly J. McElmurry Scholarship Awards is to encourage qualified graduate students in nursing to contribute to the advancement of primary health care (PHC) and global/international health. Selection criteria for each scholarship are found in the application forms and the completed forms are due March 29th to the Global Health Leadership Office in 1154 NURS.
Application forms can be found here
UIC College of Nursing Leading the Way in Rwanda
UIC College of Nursing has been selected as one of five US schools of nursing to participate in the Human Resources for Health Rwanda program of the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI).
To read more about this cooperative global health effort, please Click here
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Newly Funded Projects
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Join our team!
We are looking for senior/junior faculty with scholarship in areas such as: Women, Children or Family Health, Occupational or Mental Health, Health Behavior and Promotion, Health Services, Informatics, Gerontology, and Biobehavioral Health Science. Please visit the
UIC employment website to apply.
Alumni Day 2013 - Register now!
The 2nd Annual College of Nursing Alumni Day is set for Saturday, April 20, 2013. This is a celebration for all College of Nursing alumni - your chance to catch-up, renew old friendships, and share memories.
This year we will be honoring the BSN, MS and PhD alumni of 1968 and 1988 and all graduates from years ending in "3" or "8". Not a milestone year? Come anyway - all alumni and faculty are welcome!
New this year: CE Program on Emotional Intelligence (1 hour of CE Credit) and Alumni Day Awards.
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Check the College of Nursing information sessions schedule for an opportunity to learn more about our programs.
Edleda James and Stephanie Ezell were selected as 2012-13 Dr. Albert Schweitzer Fellows.
Charlie Yingling received the Graduating Student Recognition Award.
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Mi Ja Kim Professor and Dean Emerita was honored as a 2012 Living Legend by the American Academy of Nursing.
Maryann Alexander PhD '02, Lisa Hopp PhD '92, MS '88, Wrenetha Julion MS '95, Mary Maryland PhD '94, Susan Swider PhD '88, MS '83, and Paula Tanabe PhD '96 were inducted as 2012 Fellows in the American Academy of Nursing.