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Jacqueline Fawcett Receives Honorary Doctorate from Université Laval

College of Nursing and Health Sciences | July 03, 2012

Jacqueline Fawcett, PhD, RN, FAAN, professor and chair of the Department of Nursing at the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, recently received an honorary doctoral degree from Université Laval in Quebec, Canada.

JoAnn Mulready-Shick Joins National League for Nursing’s Group of Inductees

College of Nursing and Health Sciences | June 11, 2012

JoAnn Mulready-Shick, EdD, RN, CNE in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at UMass Boston named a 2012 Fellow of the Academy of Nursing Education

CNHS: Graduation Ceremony 2012

College of Nursing and Health Sciences | June 08, 2012

On Friday, June 1, 2012, CNHS celebrated commencement.

Laura L. Hayman among Global Nurse Leaders in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention

College of Nursing and Health Sciences | June 06, 2012

Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Nursing Laura L. Hayman served on the science advisory and was the topic group leader for nursing at the World Congress of Cardiology

UMass Boston Student Taylor Gagnon Among “29 Who Shine” in 2012

Office of Communications | May 10, 2012

Taylor Gagnon, an exercise and health sciences major from Franklin, is the “29 Who Shine” award winner from the University of Massachusetts Boston.

A Living Legend in Massachusetts Nursing

Aimee Blaquiere | May 10, 2012

Professor Emerita of Nursing Frances L. Portnoy has received the Massachusetts Association of Registered Nurses’ 2012 Living Legend Award.

Undergraduate Nursing Students Excel at Research Competition

CNHS | May 10, 2012

College of Nursing and Health Sciences undergraduate nursing students Jessica DeMita and Shannon Sayer placed second in the undergraduate research poster competition at the 24th Annual Eastern Nursing Research Society’s (ENRS) Scientific Sessions.

English Major Wins Second Annual Business Launch Competition

Office of Communications | May 10, 2012

Senior English major Steeve Joazard and his business partner won $20,000 in prizes in the Entrepreneurship Center’s Business Launch Competition. Two nursing students came in second place.

Center for Social Policy Partners with Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation

Michelle von Vogler | April 20, 2012

Center for Social Policy will Evaluate Impact of Long-Term Programs

DNP Capstone Research Projects

CNHS | April 09, 2012

Capstone Project research, garnering recognition for their scholarly efforts along the way.