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From a Small Town in Turkey to UMass Faculty: Memnun Seven Tells Story of her Nursing Journey

Apr 15, 2021

Memnun Seven, PhD, Assistant Professor at the College of Nursing, is pictured here after working at the UMass Amherst COVID-19 vaccine clinic at the Campus Center today.

Nursing Students Find Vaccine Clinic Experience Rewarding

Apr 13, 2021

Students in one of the Spring N298C - Principles of Nursing Care Practicum clinical groups stopped for a photo op in the COVID-19 vaccine clinic this week. 

Nursing Students at COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Meet Chancellor, Congressman McGovern

Apr 12, 2021

Nursing students Aaron Sherck and Caroline Kennedy recently met Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy (Swami) and U.S. Congressman Jim McGovern when the chancellor and McGovern visited the campus COVID-19 vaccine clinic.

Professor Ginny Chandler Gives Talk about Resilience to Air Force ROTC Students

Apr 12, 2021

College of Nursing Professor Ginny Chandler, an expert in resilience, was invited by senior UMass Nursing student and Air Force ROTC cadet Daniel Gacek to speak

CON Students Hold Final Spring Vaccine Clinic at Montague Housing Authority Apartments

Apr 12, 2021

Students from the College of Nursing completed their final COVID-19 vaccine clinic as part of their spring community practicum at the Montague Housing Authority's Keith Apartments.

Dr. Rachel Walker

Dr. Rachel Walker Receives UMass Amherst Distinguished Teaching Award

Apr 9, 2021

Rachel Walker, Associate Professor and Director of the Nursing PhD program, has been selected as one of four faculty recipients of this year's UMass Amherst Distinguished Teaching Awards (DTA).

Nursing Students Create Video about Working in COVID-19 Clinic

Apr 9, 2021

Senior nursing students Katie Blake, Alyssa Blake and Megan McNally have produced a video about their work in the campus COVID-19 testing center, where nursing students provided valuable resources to the community while developing their own nursing knowledge and skills.

Kimberly Dion Receives ANA-MA Award for Excellence in Nursing Research

Apr 5, 2021

Clinical Associate Professor Kimberly Dion, PhD, RN, CNE, CARN has been selected by the American Nurses Association Massachusetts to receive the 2021 Award for Excellence in Nursing Research.  Kim was nominated for her work in stigma and harm reduction for pe

Karen Kalmakis Receives Spring 2021 ADVANCE Faculty Peer Mentoring Award

Apr 2, 2021

The UMass ADVANCE Spring 2021 Faculty Peer Mentor Award in the College of Nursing was awarded to Karen Kalmakis, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor and Director of the DNP Program.

UMass Nursing Students Collaborate with Montague Board of Health to Administer COVID-19 Vaccines

Mar 29, 2021

College of Nursing faculty member Cheryl Sabola, MSN, RN is working with both Accelerated and traditional (Nursing major) community nursing students to assist with administering COVID-19 vaccines along with Cheryl Volpe, Public Health Nurse at the Montague (MA) Board of Health. Both Cheryls ha

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