As part of UWM’s long-term strategic planning, several UWM schools and colleges are being realigned. The process is underway and will be effective July 1, 2023.
Learn more about how the realignment will impact the College of Nursing.

Seeking nominations for National Daisy Award

What Is the DAISY Faculty Award? The DAISY Foundation, as part of its service to the nursing profession’s role in patient care, established The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nursing Faculty (includes clinical teaching staff as well). The purpose of this… Read more

RN to BSN Program extended to prelicensure ADNs

UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing is excited to share that the RN to BS in Nursing completion program now extends entry to prelicensure Associate Degree Nurse (ADN) students. Students working towards an ADN can take a variety of courses at UWM through one… Read more

Preceptor Highlight: Paige Lindow

Paige Lindow, a clinical nurse leader at Columbia St. Mary’s and UW-Milwaukee direct entry Master of Nursing (MN) alumna, has been giving back to future nursing students in a way that impacts students for years to come; she has been… Read more

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