College of Nursing News

Media Contact:
Mariah Gibbons, Public Relations and Media Specialist for the College of Nursing
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News Releases

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 10:52am
Medical professionals treat a wide variety of people. But what do they do when they encounter a communication barrier? What if the patient only speaks French or Spanish or American Sign Language? Kent State nursing students are learning how to navigate that situation.
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 10:07am
Kent State University College of Nursing honored more than 20 northeastern Ohio medical professionals, known as preceptors, at the Twelfth Annual Barbara Donaho Distinguished Leadership in Learning Awards on Wednesday, April 11. Nominated by nursing students, faculty and staff, t...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 1:52pm
Dear students, faculty, alumni, friends, and other constituents: Kent State University College of Nursing will host an accreditation visit by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) from Mar. 14 to 16, 2018. CCNE will...
Monday, October 16, 2017 - 9:12am
A day in the life of a nurse is a dynamic experience. Containing both bright and dark moments, a nurse must sort through an emotional roller-coaster daily. These sensitive moments and memories are tangible elements in Kent State University College of Nursing’s new poem, Some Days...
Monday, September 25, 2017 - 12:16pm
For the first time, Kent State University College of Nursing has been awarded the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training (BHWET) Program grant. The grant will fund an estimated $1.1 million over four years as faculty...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 3:05pm
Nurses wanting to pursue a baccalaureate degree now have an easier way to do so thanks to Kent State University College of Nursing’s revised 100% online RN-to-BSN program that was launched during the fall 2017 semester. The revision, driv...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 4:06pm
The National League for Nursing has again designated Kent State University’s College of Nursing as a Center of Excellence for 2017-2022 in the category of “Advance the Science of Nursing Education.” The use of leading-edge educational technology allows the college’s students to l...
Monday, May 22, 2017 - 9:32am
Kent State University nursing students collectively raised $4,105 for The Showers Family Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders at Akron Children’s Hospital.
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 10:57am
More than 150 runners and walkers registered to participated in Kent State University College of Nursing’s 4th Annual Race into Finals 5K run/walk and 1-mile fun run this past Saturday. Spirits were high in spite of the morning’s chilly temperature and cold rain. The event began...