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Recent News

Students Welcomed to Nursing Clinical Learning in Nightingale Ceremony

Feb 14, 2020

Sophomore Nursing Majors were officially welcomed to the clinical aspect of their education in a Nightingale Ceremony at Skinner Hall on February 12.

Carl McDonald '20 Publishes, Presents Research on End-of-Life Care

Feb 7, 2020

Carl McDonald '20 reports that his research was accepted into publication in the Journal of Nursing Education. The title is "End of Life Nursing Knowledge Among University Nursing Students".

FootCare by Nurses Director Nominated for Woman’s Small Business Owner of the Year Award

Jan 27, 2020

College of Nursing alumna and PHD student Kate Clayton-Jones, founder and director of FootCare by Nurses, has been nominated for the 2020 Massachusetts Woman’s Small Business Owner of the Year Award. 

Upcoming Events

EquiTEA Drop-in Meeting -- February

Tue, Feb 4, 2020
Location: Skinner Hall, Room 213

Nurstory Film Festival

Thu, Feb 13, 2020
Location: Old Chapel - Great Hall, University of Massachusetts Amherst

De-Colonialized Curricula in Nursing

Wed, Feb 19, 2020
Location: Skinner Hall, Room TBD or ZOOM (

Reception to Celebrate Black History Month

Wed, Feb 19, 2020
Location: Skinner Hall Room 106

Diversity and Social Justice Committee February Talk

Tue, Feb 25, 2020
Location: Skinner 012



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