Spring 2013 Scholarship Winners

Nursing is always about the patient experience. It does not matter what specialty area we choose to practice in, this fundamental does not change. The patient is our customer and reason to come to work each day.

It may be easy to identify...

As a young child riding in the back seat of my parent’s 1969 Pontiac, I declared “I’m gonna be a nurse!”

As a young woman, being a nurse meant, “taking care of patients”. However, with maturity comes the revelation that nurses are...

My path into the healthcare field was not carefully planned. I happily stumbled upon my passion from behind a medication cart while working as a hospital pharmacy technician. Once during each of my 12-hour shifts, I left the seclusion of the...

As a proud member of the United States Air Force, nursing to me is much more than a job, it is caring for my brothers and sisters in arms, military family members and our veterans. Getting the opportunity to comfort, teach, celebrate, and hear...