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Embrey Elected to Serve on International Governance Committee

Sigma recently elected School of Nursing Interim Associate Chair and Associate Professor Trina Embrey, DNS, RN, to the organization’s 2021-2023 international leadership. Embrey, who served on the International Governance Committee the past two years, was elected as the North America Region 7 Regional Coordinator.

DNP Student Earns Second Place Finish

Georgia Southern University nursing student, Latoya Bexley, recently presented her research titled “Health Literacy and Diabetes Knowledge in Senior Adults with Insulin Dependent Type 2 Diabetes” at the 10th Annual GNLC Doctoral Symposium in Carrollton, Georgia.   At the conference, Bexley, who is currently earning her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), received second place for her […]

Nursing Students Awarded Scholarships

This past February at the Georgia Association for Nursing Education (GANE) Conference, undergraduate nursing students Anyah Anthony and Kuwenda Harris were each awarded scholarships. Anthony, a junior 1 student on Georgia Southern’s Statesboro Campus, was awarded the Lucy Willard Scholarship in the amount of $1,000. Harris, a junior 2 student on Georgia Southern’s Armstrong Campus, […]

Faculty Present at GANE Conference

Faculty in the School of Nursing attended and presented their research at the GANE Conference. The following work was presented: “A Framework for Integrating Student-Generated Questions in Student-Assessment” presented by Mary Estelle Bester, Ph.D. “Integrating the INACSL Standards of Best Practice: SimulationsSM and the NCSBN Clinical Judgement Measurement Model in an Online Simulation-Based Clinical Replacement […]

Nursing Alumna Recognized by the University System of Georgia

Nursing alumna, Harper Lewis (’21) was recently recognized by the University System of Georgia during their annual Academic Recognition Day. Students recognized were selected by their individual institution and represent the system’s highest scholastic ideals. Read full story.