Mom. Wife. Nurse. Volunteer. Servant.

Lizzie Dellemann (’11) is like many of our 9,000+ nursing alumni – she juggles a variety of responsibilities daily, all of which relate to helping others. As a mother of four children, Lizzie is a Neuro Intensive Care Unit RN… Read More

Scholarships
2016-2017 Scholarships Awarded to Nursing Students

A number of external scholarships have been awarded to UWM College of Nursing students this summer. The Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing’s Future is a multi-year national initiative designed to enhance the image of the nursing profession, recruit new… Read More

BSN@Home program receives 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

Nursing students receive Jonas Scholar Award

Nationally, The Jonas Nurse Leaders Scholar Program, was created in 2008 to support the educational development of nursing doctoral students, increasing the number of advanced practice nurses who can fill varied roles as primary care providers, nursing school faculty and… 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