BSN@Home program receives award

IDEAS: SolutionsBSN@Home Receives Prestigious Award

The BSN@Home program, an online bachelor’s degree-completion program that provides a flexible distance learning option to busy registered nurses (RNs), is celebrating its 20-year anniversary. In 1996, the University of Wisconsin-Extension partnered with nursing programs at five UW institutions—UW-Eau Claire,… Read More

Take a look at the past


By Laurie Glass,RN, PhD, FAAN NursingMatters, May 2016 Nursing history is important because it provides a glimpse of where nurses have been, supplies ideas about dealing with today’s issues and can help look at the future. The profession has many… Read More

College of Nursing Alumni Make a Difference


As part of the 2016 UWM Alumni Community Engagement Week of Service, the UWM College of Nursing, Westlawn Partnership for a Healthier Environment, Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM), and Westlawn residents organized the Westlawn Community Gardens Prep… Read More

Research areas aim at improved health


Rachel F. Schiffman, PhD, RN, FAAN and Sally P. Lundeen, PhD, RN, FAAN College of Nursing faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee are engaged in research to improve the health of populations locally, nationally and globally. The scientific efforts are… Read More

UWM College of Nursing Celebrates 50 Years of Success


School celebrates 50 years of success Nursing Matters February 2016, Volume 27, Issue 2 Laurie K. Glass, PhD, RN, FAAN Professor Emerita, UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing Wisconsin’s largest nursing school is celebrating 50 years. The fourth collegiate nursing program… Read More