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Students from James Madison University were able to explore Costa Rica's healthcare system this past summer through a study abroad program.

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PHOTO:JMU nursing studentsStudents Start Chapter of NSWB

May 4, 2016

This spring, students from JMU’s School of Nursing started their own chapter of Nursing Students Without Borders (NSWB) under the leadership of Magdalena ‘Maggie’ Rhea (‘16).

PHOTO:JMU nursing faculty and students5K Hosted to Honor Late Professor

May 4, 2016

On March 19, faculty and student organizations such as the local chapter of the Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society, NSA, and the Student Advisory Council collaborated to host a 5k with around 100 participants.

PHOTO: Talia StartsmanStartsman Receives Nursing Student of the Year Award

February 5, 2016

Senior nursing student, Talia Startsman, has been named Nursing Student of the Year by the March of Dimes. Her hard work and excellence were recognized at the 2015 Virginia Nurse of the Year Gala.

PHOTO:Kendall Barger  & President AlgerNursing Student Named 2015 Woman of Distinction

April 20, 2015

By inspiring others and making a difference on the JMU campus, Kendall Barger (’15) was named a 2015 Woman of Distinction (WOD).

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VNSA Conference Awards JMU Nursing Department

April 20, 2015

JMU was recognized for multiple achievements at the 2015 Virginia Nursing Student Association (VNSA) State Convention including Student Nurse of the Year, Faculty Appreciation, and the Most Active Constituency Award.

PHOTO: Dr. Erica LewisEthics in Motion

April 14, 2015

Dr. Erica Lewis, a professor in the School of Nursing, has spent much of her professional career studying the nature of ethics and how to best teach it to others.


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