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Dr. Mary Ellen Glasgow, dean and professor of the Duquesne University School of Nursing, has been inducted into the National League for Nursing's (NLN) Academy of Nursing Education, with the credential of Fellow
Duquesne Dean Inducted as NLN Academy of Nursing Education Fellow. June 9th, 2015. Dr. Mary Ellen Glasgow, dean and professor of the Duquesne University School of Nursing, has been inducted into the National League for Nursing's (NLN) Academy of Nursing Education, with the credential of Fellow.
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Duquesne University nursing students Octavia Anderson and Autumn Ficklin were awarded Mamie Garland Scholarships from the Kappa Chapter, Inc. Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc.
Throughout the years the Kappa Chapter, Inc. Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc. has given more than $72,000 in scholarship money to nursing students throughout the Pittsburgh area. This year that total gre...
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Congratulations Caroline Miller, a junior, who won the election for Vice President for the National Student Nurses Association. Special thanks to Dr. Mark Crider for mentoring Caroline with respect to her campaign and speeches.
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Congratulations to senior Kayla Witkowski and her faculty advisor, Dr. Betsy Guimond, the recipient of the 7th Annual Undergraduate Research & Scholarship Symposium, School of Nursing Undergraduate Award for her poster, “Utilizing African Traditional Dance as a Facilitator of HIV/AIDS Information”

We also would like to congratulate the other participants, our junior students, Lauren Duffy and Amanda LeBreton and their advisor, Dr. Alison Colbert, Poster Presentation titled, “Pain Management of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome in Neonates”
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Duquesne Ranked in Top 10 Online Nursing Grad Programs for Veterans
Duquesne Again Ranked in Top 10 Online Nursing Grad Programs for Veterans. May 26th, 2015. For the second consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Duquesne University among the Top 10 on its Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs for Veterans list. The University is ranked No.
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Duquesne University has been ranked at No. 8 by BestNursingMasters.com in its newly released 2015 list of the Top 20 MSN Online Programs in the nation!

http://www.duq.edu/news/duquesnes-online-ms-in-nursing-program-named-among-top-20
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Should Hospitals Require Mandatory Influenza Vaccinations for All Healthcare Employees?
Duquesne Nursing students Kelli S. Smith and Rebecca Deane will present their poster at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)
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The School of Nursing is a widely recognized pioneer in nursing education and is recognized by the National League for Nursing as a Center of Excellence.
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The purpose of the School of Nursing is to prepare nurses to practice professional nursing to meet the dynamic health care needs of individuals, families, groups, and communities. Faculty facilitate the education of students in the art and science of nursing to provide ethical, holistic, culturally competent, and population-based care in collaboration with a variety of health care systems.

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The School of Nursing is a widely recognized pioneer in nursing education, having created Pennsylvania’s first B.S.N. program in 1937 and the nation’s first online nursing Ph.D. program in 1997. Today, our school is recognized by the National League for Nursing as a Center of Excellence, and our graduate program has been ranked nationally by US News & World Report. 
Our nursing programs truly prepare students to succeed. In fact, we were proud to earn a 100 percent pass rate on the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Board Exam for the 2011 graduates of our Family Nurse Practitioner Program.