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Simulation experiences provided to community

This past July, Debra Hagerty, DNP, professor in the School of Nursing, had an opportunity to provide a simulation experience on human disabilities to the Georgia Power group, Alliance of Differently-Abled People in Power [Working] Together (ADAPPT). The simulations were held during Georgia Power’s Employee Resource Group Expo. Approximately 50 attendees received individualized simulated experiences […]

Nursing Students Awarded Abbie Lorene DeLoach Memorial Scholarships

This past April, the Abbie DeLoach Foundation (ADF) held their annual Abbie DeLoach Foundation Scholarship luncheon where they recognized 29 students who have demonstrated excellence in both academics and service work. ADF During the ceremony and luncheon, both the scholarship recipients for the Class of 2021 and Class of 2022 were recognized. Congratulations to the […]

School of Nursing Awards and Recognition Ceremony

Graduating nursing students celebrated their completion of nursing school this past May with two separate Nursing Awards and Recognition Ceremonies. The School of Nursing recognized over 87 nursing students from the Armstrong Campus and 56 nursing students from the Statesboro Campus for their accomplishments. In addition to receiving nursing pins, the following students were honored […]

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 […]