News & Events
2007 News Archives
Asian American Suicide Prevention Initiative feature in UIC News
Read the article here!
Partnership with City Colleges
Dr. Patrick Robinson is project leader for a newly funded program that helps minority nurses earn Bachelor's degrees. Read more here.
New Center for End-of-Life Transition Research
Dr. Diana Wilkie and team have received a $2.4 million grant from the National Institute of Nursing Research to fund new Center. Read more here.
2007 10th Annual Power of Nursing Leadership Event (PNLE) Slideshow
2007 Illinois Outstanding Nurse Leader Honored at PNLE
Dr. Marjorie Beyers was honored at the Chicago Hilton on October 26, 2007. Twenty Pinnacle Leaders from across the state were also honored at the event. More information is available here.
Asian American Suicide Prevention Initiative Story Airs on NPR
Dr. Aruna Jha and Asian American Suicide Prevention Initiative was featured on WBEZ Chicago 12/12/07. Listen to the broadcast here.
UIC College of Nursing Redesignated as a PAHO/WHO Collaborating Center for International Nursing Development in Primary Health Care!
Dr. Beverly McElmurry will remain Head of the Center. This designation by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) will be effective from 2007-2011.
The NIH 2006 Rankings have been posted and UIC College of Nursing is ranked 3rd!
See the details here and check out the College of Nursing's Funded Projects!
College of Nursing Awards Honorary Degree
Shirley Welsh Ryan has been awarded an Honorary Degree from the College of Nursing. Mrs. Ryan co-founded and serves as Chair of Pathways Awareness, a national not-for-profit organization committed to helping raise awareness about the importance of early detection and early therapy for infants with motor and developmental delays.
The UIC College of Nursing Ranked in Top Ten Best Nursing Colleges in the Country!
The College of Nursing has been ranked 7th among an elite group of colleges in U.S. News & World Report's annual America's Best Graduate Schools 2008. The complete list of rankings of graduate and professional institutions is available on the U.S. News & World Report Web site.
GEP in the news!
The Graduate Entry Program (GEP) is spotlighted in the most recent issue of UIC NEWS.
Graduate Student Funding Opportunity
Seth Rosen Research Award application due April 1st
Click here for Application and Instructions.
The College of Nursing Research Day was held on March 9, 2007. See what happened, here!