College of Nursing News
Bedsides and boardrooms
East alumni magazine article discusses how Pirate Nurses are providing leadership in complex health care environments.details...
Monday, September 08, 2014
College of Nursing launches Pirate Nurse Network at CarolinaEast
East Carolina University College of Nursing graduates who work at CarolinaEast Medical Center have a new way to stay connected with their alma mater. The college and the medical facility have partnered to launch the Pirate Nurse Network at CarolinaEast Medical Center.details...
Monday, August 11, 2014
College of Nursing calls for public comments on nursing accreditation review
The East Carolina University College of Nursing announces its application for re-accreditation of baccalaureate and masters degree programs and post-masters certificates, and accreditation of the doctor of nursing practice program to the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.details...
Friday, July 25, 2014
Crane named associate dean for research
Dr. Patricia Crane has been named associate dean for research and creative activities, East Carolina University College of Nursing Dean Sylvia Brown said in an announcement to faculty and staff on Wednesday, July 9. Crane, whose appointment began July 1, also serves as the Richard R. Eakin Distinguished Professor of Nursing.details...
Friday, July 11, 2014
ECU producing most nurses in North Carolina
East Carolina University’s College of Nursing continues to produce the most registered nurses in North Carolina and its graduates pass the state nursing exam at a rate above the state average, according to data in a report prepared for the UNC Board of Governors.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
ECU's online nursing, business graduate programs rank among best for veterans
East Carolina University’s graduate programs in nursing and business rank among the nation’s best in online education for veterans, according to a listing released May 20 by U.S. News & World Report. The ECU College of Nursing ranked second in the country for masters of nursing programs.details...
Thursday, May 22, 2014
College of Nursing Graduates 50th Class
The East Carolina University College of Nursing graduated 238 students at its 50th convocation on Friday, May 9, at Minges Coliseum in Greenville. The event marked the entry of the next generation of nurses into the profession and in service to North Carolina – about 85 percent of the college’s alumni typically remain in the state to practice.details...
Friday, May 09, 2014
Dewees named American College of Nurse-Midwives fellow
Dr. Connie Dewees, clinical assistant professor and clinical site coordinator at the East Carolina University College of Nursing, will be inducted as a fellow of the American College of Nurse-Midwives on May 14.details...
Friday, April 04, 2014
Training brings future doctors, nurses together in clinical simulations
Close to 200 East Carolina University medical and nursing students, about to graduate to nursing careers and residency, trained together in a “transition collaborative” held March 17-19.details...
Tuesday, April 01, 2014
Conference: The Many Faces of Bariatric Nursing
The ECU College of Nursing is co-sponsoring a conference May 1-2 to give nurses educational tools they need to help care for this specific type of patient. Registration is open now and is just $50 for ECU faculty and Vidant employees and $25 for ECU students.details...
Friday, March 28, 2014
Lowery named American Association of Nurse Practitioners fellow
Assistant professor and director of the East Carolina University College of Nursing’s Doctor of Nursing Practice Program will be inducted as a 2014 fellow during the AANP's national conference in June.details...
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
$10,000 BB&T grant supports student leadership development (Mar 10, 2014)
Siegfried Lowin Visiting Scholar Lecture Series (Feb 17, 2014)
Participate in the Pirate Nurse 5K on Saturday, March 29 (Feb 17, 2014)
College of Nursing Staff Bring Cheer to Senior Adults (Dec 5, 2013)
AACN Webinar by ECU College of Nursing Faculty (Nov 4, 2013)
ECU health sciences students explore care in a global way (Oct 25, 2012)
ECU College of Nursing Supports Joining Forces (May 1, 2012)
Nursing Education Educator Development (NEEDs) (Mar 27, 2012)
Hall of Fame Induction/ 2012 Distinguished Alumna Recognized (Mar 26, 2012)
Future Pirate Nurse Living and Learning Village (Feb 21, 2012)
ECCNL: NC Future of Nursing Action Coalition (Sep 27, 2011)
Faculty published in NCMJ: Future of Nursing in NC (Sep 27, 2011)
Midwifery: Putting Skills into Action (Sep 18, 2011)
Nursing class gift completed for village in Guatemala (Sep 6, 2011)
Pressler joins College of Nursing as associate dean (Sep 1, 2011)
Horns Receives Disintguished Alumna Award (Jun 1, 2011)
Nursing Faculty Members Receive AACN Daisy Award (Jun 1, 2011)
Scouts zero in on nursing (Mar 28, 2011)
College Celebrates Inaugural Hall of Fame (Mar 2, 2011)
ECU Students Raise Money for Haitian Nursing Students (Nov 29, 2010)
50th Anniversary Birthday Party (Aug 27, 2010)
Hope for Haiti (Jun 23, 2010)
Peter Buerhaus Speaks at ECCNL Event (Jun 18, 2010)
ECU Nursing Students help people of Guatemala (Jun 17, 2010)
College of Nursing establishes Hall of Fame (May 25, 2010)
ECU Nursing Receives NSNA Award (Mar 24, 2010)
College of Nursing Holds Second Unity Day (Dec 6, 2009)
Brown named permanent dean of College of Nursing at ECU (Oct 1, 2009)
ECU Students Help Vaccinate Craven County Residents (Sep 30, 2009)
Engelke named Richard R. Eakin Distinguished Professor (Sep 28, 2009)
Comments Invited During ECUCON Accreditation Process (Aug 3, 2009)
ECU’s College of Nursing named in U.S. News annual listing (May 12, 2009)
Faculty recognized for published works (Apr 4, 2008)
ECU faculty members receive recognition (Jan 16, 2008)
Alligood donates Spanish language nursing textbook (Sep 14, 2007)
Traineeship funding available for MSN and PHD students (Jul 9, 2007)
Bamboo bridge project holds first international meeting (Apr 17, 2007)
Dr. Dorothy Rentschler reappointed honorary lecturer (Mar 6, 2007)
Dr. Linda Steele awarded Magical Mentoring Award (Mar 6, 2007)
Lowery named NC General Assembly "Nurse of the Day" (Mar 6, 2007)
Dr. Mary Ann Rose named ECU Scholar-Teacher (Mar 6, 2007)
Nurse anesthetist program accredited at ECU (Dec 4, 2006)
Art show and sale benefits nursing scholarships (Oct 12, 2006)
ECU seniors selected as nursing leadership interns (Oct 9, 2006)
Two ECU nurses earn ‘Great 100’ designation (Jul 26, 2006)
ECU nurse-midwifery program receives 10-accreditation (Jul 10, 2006)
Sarvey receives university wide teaching award at ECU (May 19, 2006)
Andrews appointed associate dean (Apr 24, 2006)
Alligood receives Leadership in Nursing Research Award (Feb 17, 2006)
Nurse anesthetists pass national certification exams (Oct 8, 2005)
Nurse midwives honored during commemorative week (Oct 3, 2005)
ECU researchers publish findings on breast self exam (Sep 16, 2005)
Rentschler named undergraduate associate dean (Aug 9, 2005)
Endowed scholarship created for ECU School of Nursing (Mar 11, 2005)
Easley appoints Horns to NC IOM (Feb 3, 2005)
Nursing students to accept pins and professional challenge (Jan 28, 2005)
School of Nursing to Receive AAMN Award (Nov 18, 2004)