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  • Join SNA for International Night -- April 16 in Skinner 012

    Want to learn more about international healthcare and nursing, as well as study abroad opportunities? Join SNA and the Faculty Student Matters Committee for International Night!'

    Refreshments will be served! 

    Let us know you're coming on Facebook!

  • A Dialogue on Difference -- April 23, Thompson Hall Rm 104, 4pm

    The College of Nursing's Robert Wood Johnson Scholars and Social Justice & Diversity Committee are hosting "A Dialogue on Difference: A Panel Discussion on LGBTQ Health & Healthcare from both Patient & Provider Perspectives."

    Join us Thursday, April 23rd, at 4pm in Thompson Hall Rm 104. This event is free and open to all. Refreshments will be served.

  • Join Us: Managing Chronic Health Conditions and Personal Well-Being

    Join us for "Managing Chronic Health Conditions and Personal Well-Being: Evidenced-Based Complementary and Integrative Health Modalities" May 14-15, 2015 at the UMass Center at Springfield. 

    This Integrative Health Symposium is open to healthcare providers, integrative health practitioners, educators, and students.

    Location: UMass Center at Springfield Tower Square, 1500 Main St, Suite 260, Springfield MA 01115

    Lodging: Springfield Marriott at Tower Square, 2 Boland Way, Springfield, MA 01115 (UMass Conference Room Rate: $110 per night)

  • Announcing Seedworks Endowed Professorship in Nursing & Social Justice

    The University of Massachusetts Amherst will be inviting nominations for and applications from individuals interested in assuming an exciting teaching, scholarship and service opportunity as the Seedworks Professorship in Nursing and Social Justice.