McAndrew Selected as 2021 Sojourns Scholar

PORTLAND, OR – December 15, 2021 Cambia Health Foundation is pleased to announce the eighth cohort of scholars accepted into its Sojourns® Scholar Leadership Program. Ten emerging palliative care leaders were carefully chosen through a rigorous selection process from a… Read more

The Standout Sister: Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu

UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing Professor Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu has been named a Milwaukee Magazine 2021 Betty Award winner! “It is my passion to speak for women who are not confident enough yet to speak for themselves,” she says. Professor Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu… Read more

UWM hosted the Peace and Justice Studies Association Conference

UW-Milwaukee, in partnership with the Wisconsin Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies, hosted the Peace and Justice Studies Association conference October 8-10, 2021. The conference hosted over 200in-person and online attendees with keynotes from Venice Williams from Alice’s Garden Urban… Read more

Ovation Jewish Home Names New Nursing Professor in Aging

A gift from Ovation Communities, supported by the Jewish Home and Care Center Foundation, will advance the work of Murad Taani, assistant professor of nursing at UW-Milwaukee. The Foundation’s gift will support a five-year professorship for Taani as the Ovation… Read more

Dr. Mkandawire-Valhmu a Fellow of AAN

UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing congratulates Dr. Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu on her recent induction as a Fellow to the American Academy of Nursing (AAN).  Dr. Mkandawire-Valhmu is a Professor of nursing at UWM with research and expertise in violence in women, health… Read more

Digital Innovations in Nursing

When Cynthia M. Gonzalez and Mary McMahon Bullis applied for the American Association of College of Nursing (AACN) Graduate Nursing Student Academy (GSNA) Digital Innovators program, they had no clue to what extent this acceptance and training would take them. The… Read more

Innovation in Nursing Education

In August, incoming UWM College of Nursing students in the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), Master of Nursing (MN) and Master of Sustainable Peacebuilding (MSP) programs spent the afternoon at UWM Lubar Entrepreneurship Center (LEC) to working on developing and… Read more