Archives for Nursing

Health sciences students collaborate in a Night at the Round Tables

Oct. 13, 2016 | On Monday, Oct. 3, students representing six academic departments in health sciences and related departments packed into the Founders Room and Cone Chapel for “A Night at the Round Tables.” This interdepartmental collaboration event challenged students from a variety of fields to work through a case study as a team, simulating a real-world situation of health care professionals’ collective expertise. “The
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Categories: Academics, Faculty & Staff, Recent Events, and University.

Disaster drill held April 6

April 4, 2016 | The University  conducted a disaster drill on April 6 at Stephens residence hall. This year’s exercise included a residence hall fire scenario. Since 2002, the University has coordinated a disaster drill every spring to facilitate a test of its emergency notification system as well as the timeliness of community first responders. The University cooperates with area emergency personnel including Searcy Fire
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Categories: Recent Events and University.

“The teachers are good about meeting with students and having open office doors to come and talk to them…”

College of Nursing | As a student, it can be easy to become discouraged with difficult classes, a bad grade or personal challenges. Junior Wesley Bland has faced all of these challenges and more during his time as a nursing student, but practice and determination have helped him overcome. “You start off low on the totem pole, so anything you do you’ve got to practice
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Categories: Students.

Former dean of Carr College of Nursing retires

September 4, 2015 | Nursing Dr. Cathleen Shultz, former dean of the Carr College of Nursing, has announced her decision to retire effective Sept. 1. Shultz has been a member of the Harding faculty since 1976. In 1977 she was named chairperson of the department of nursing, and then in 1980 she became the founding dean of Carr College of Nursing. She led the program through numerous
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Categories: Faculty & Staff and University.