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Recent News

ANA Designates 2021 Year of the Nurse

Feb 22, 2021

American Nurses' Association (ANA) Enterprise joins the World Health Organization (WHO) and global colleagues in extending the Year of the Nurse, originally set by WHO for 2020, into 2021.

Accelerated BS in Nursing Students Degrees Conferred Early to Fill High-Need Jobs

Feb 19, 2021

An article by the UMass Amherst News Office discusses the early conferral of degrees for Accelerated BS in Nursing students. The early conferral allowed out-of-state graduates to begin high-demand hospital jobs across the country during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

UMass Nursing Students during Covid-19

UMass Nursing Students Play Key Role in Fighting COVID-19 at Testing Center and Vaccine Clinic

Feb 15, 2021

UMass Amherst Nursing students are playing a critical role in fighting COVID both at the Mullins Center Public Health Promotion Center (PHPC) COVID-19 asymptomatic testing clinic and at the newly-created COVID-19 vaccine clinic in the Campus Center. 

Testing Clinic

Upcoming Events

Making the Case: The COVID-19 Vaccine

Tue, Mar 2, 2021
Location: Virtual Zoom

Save the Date: "Painting the Face on Alzheimer's" Benefit Gala April 10, 2021

Sat, Apr 10, 2021
Location: The Log Cabin, 500 Easthampton Road, Holyoke, MA

2021 Spring Seminar Series: Dr. Joseph Caprini

Tue, Apr 13, 2021
Location: Online via Zoom



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