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From the Dean: Rigorous education, compassionate care

Marquette Nurse, 2014

Callahan

As we begin a new year with a new president — Dr. Michael R. Lovell — I am filled with energy and excitement for the limitless possibilities that lie ahead for the College of Nursing. In his short time on campus, President Lovell has already made great strides in elevating Marquette’s commitment to research and innovation. He speaks […]

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Leading the way Gift supports advances in veteran care

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Leading

A $1.1 million estate gift to the College of Nursing from the late Lawrence W. Scheffner and his late wife Sophie is supporting nursing research and programs that advance veteran and military care.

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New scholarship honors wife, mother and nurse

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Scholarship

Most people aren’t lucky enough to have 58 years of “perfect marital bliss,” as Dr. Joseph Serletti was fond of saying of his marriage to Margaret Serletti, a former pediatric nurse. Theirs is a love story that spans more than a half-century, and Joseph wanted to find a way to honor the memory of Margaret, who passed away […]

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Research & Innovation: Making Milwaukee’s streets safer

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Research

A data-driven approach to reducing gun violence

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Heroes Among Us

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Partnership teaches nursing students to care for veterans.

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Their True Path

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TruePath

Alumni seek the greater good through direct entry program.

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Creating Nurse-Scholars

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Nuse-Scholars

Ten years after the college enrolled its first doctoral students, Marquette’s nurse-scholars are changing the face of nursing education and nursing care.

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Alumni Perspective

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Alumni

Class of 1964 returns to campus for Golden Jubilee.

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Notable Scholarly Accomplishments

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Prominent honors, grants, publications and presentations from the 2013–14 academic year

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From the Dean

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Dean-Callahan

Community engagement, research innovation and responsive graduate programs characterize a year of steps forward.

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Educating the next generation to care for veterans

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Veterans

Recognizing that nurses will be critical to providing care for those who served our country, the Department of Veterans Affairs chose the partnership of the College of Nursing and the Milwaukee VA as one of six in the nation to participate in a five-year Nursing Academic Partnership Program. The $5 million grant will prepare Marquette nursing students to promote health, […]

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Bringing primary care to Milwaukee’s inner-city neighborhoods

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Inner-city-neighborhoods

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and the College of Nursing have partnered to bring two new nurse-managed community clinics to patients in areas of Milwaukee that most need primary health care.

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Leaving their mark

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Faculty-retires

Retiring professors represent 90 years of collective contributions to teaching, research and the student experience.

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Student perspective: the reimagined curriculum

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Student-perspective

During fall 2012, the College of Nursing introduced a reimagined pre-licensure curriculum that addresses the health care demands of tomorrow through enhanced simulation opportunities and a greater focus on nursing in the Jesuit tradition.

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Nursing alumna starts scholarship to increase diversity

Marquette Nurse, 2013

Nursing-almuna

Instead of receiving gifts for her birthday this year, Joan (Roets) Mulligan, Nurs ’42, decided she would rather give a gift to today’s nursing students. In honor of her 92nd birthday, she started the Joan Mulligan College of Nursing Scholarship, which will provide financial support to a deserving College of Nursing student with a diverse background.

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New graduate programs respond to changing marketplace

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As health care systems and providers adapt to policy reform,new care delivery models increasingly require more and better primary care — something advanced practice nurses are well suited to provide. To help meet the growing demand for advanced nurse professionals, the College of Nursing is rolling out three new graduate programs that offer students efficient options for gaining these critical […]

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Tipping the scales toward healthier body weight

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Tipping-scales

Three Marquette researchers were recently awarded a nearly $200,000 grant through the Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program to investigate healthy body weight among African- American women in Milwaukee’s central-city neighborhoods.

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Stronger together: Faculty-student collaboration strengthens research results

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Stronger-together

It would be easy for nursing doctoral candidate Pete Kallio, Nurs ’84, to get wrapped up in the day-to-day demands of his job and the research projects that come along with it. So when it comes to the nuts and bolts of publishing research, he sometimes needs a gentle shove in the right direction. That’s where Marquette’s College of Nursing faculty come in.

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Creating apps to aid patients

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The easy-to-use touch screens and slick navigation systems that make tablet-style computers such a hit with users also make them a great platform to help solve issues in health care — from easing the anxiety of patients with autism to simplifying the complexities of family planning.

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The ripple effect

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Ripple-effect

Already a sought-after resource within the College of Nursing, the cutting-edge simulation center has become an interdisciplinary hub for other students, faculty and professionals.

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