The CVS Health Foundation has gifted the Clemson University School of Nursing a $5,000 scholarship to assist students as they complete their studies to become family nurse practitioners.
In the latest example of its growing collaboration with Greenville Health System (GHS), Clemson University will expand its nursing program in Greenville – an effort that will more than double enrollment in Clemson’s traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, help meet the growing need for nurses and bolster health innovation and research efforts in the Upstate.
John Whitcomb, undergraduate coordinator and associate professor in Clemson’s School of Nursing, will be honored by the Society of Critical Care Medicine in late January. Whitcomb will receive the Presidential Citation from the society for “extraordinary contributions of time, energy and resources.” This is the third consecutive year he has received this award. Whitcomb will […]
Clemson will hold its graduation ceremonies in the refurbished Littlejohn Coliseum Thursday.
Dr. Nicole J. Davis, assistant professor in the Clemson University School of Nursing, was recently selected from an interdisciplinary pool of applicants to attend the 9th Annual Bedside-to-Bench Conference, “Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly: A Translational Research Agenda for a Complex Geriatric Syndrome,” in Bethesda, Maryland. According to Davis, the conference allowed her to grow, […]
Kaitlyn Styles, a senior in Clemson’s School of Nursing and Clemson cheerleader, has enjoyed the benefits of the Peggy Gardner Deane Endowed Nursing Scholarship since earning it before the beginning of her junior year. The scholarship is awarded to undergraduate junior and senior nursing majors from Anderson County with at least a 3.0 GPA. Styles, […]
The Clemson University School of Nursing held its third annual white coat ceremony for 119 incoming freshmen on Sept. 16 in Tillman Auditorium. The students received their first official white coats and stood together to recite a nursing oath, pledging to practice their profession faithfully and devote themselves to the welfare of those committed to […]
Kathleen Valentine, dean of nursing at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, has been named director of Clemson University’s School of Nursing and chief nursing academic officer of Greenville Health System.
John J. Whitcomb, associate professor and undergraduate coordinator in the Clemson University School of Nursing, recently received national recognition for reaching a significant milestone in the nursing profession. Whitcomb is one of 1,079 Critical Care Registered Nurses (CCRNs®) honored this year by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) for 20 years of continuous certification. […]
The departments that will make up the soon-to-be-established College of Education and College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences held their Spring Research Forum on April 20, showcasing a wide range of student, faculty and staff research. “Presenters prepared over 70 posters that facilitated conversations about our exciting work and outreach,” said Kathy Headley, senior […]
The College of Health, Education and Human Development (HEHD) and Eugene T. Moore School of Education (SOE) honored outstanding faculty, staff and graduate students at the annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony, held April 20 at the Hendrix Student Center. The ceremony was held as part of the 2016 Spring Research Forum. The winners were: College […]
Kristin Goodenow, nursing academic advisor and director of the academic advising center for the division of collaborative academic services for the Clemson University College of Heath, Education and Human Development and the Eugene T. Moore School of Education, recently won the Class of 1956 Award of Staff Excellence. Sue Whorton, director of the Clemson University […]
Scott Moore, a doctoral nursing student in the Healthcare Genetics program at Clemson University, won the Aging Research Interest Group (RIG) Distinguished Dissertation Award from the Southern Nursing Research Society (SNRS). He accepted the award in February at the annual SNRS conference. The purpose of the Aging RIG Distinguished Dissertation Award is to recognize the […]
Clemson University’s College of Health, Education and Human Development honored students for their achievements during the 2015-2016 academic year at the annual Honors and Awards Ceremony, held April 9 in Clemson’s Strom Thurmond Auditorium. The award recipients were as follows: University Awards Blue Key Academic and Leadership Award – Katelyn Joy Beardsley, School of Nursing […]
Mary Beth Steck, assistant professor in the Clemson University School of Nursing, recently participated in the 2016 Faculty Policy Intensive (FPI) in Washington, D.C. Dr. Steck is the first nursing faculty member from South Carolina selected for the fully-funded, four-day immersion program held by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). The fourth annual […]