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THE BEAT

The Beat is WSU College of Nursing's faculty and staff E-news. It is distributed weekly on Mondays throughout the academic year by the communications department. If you have questions or comments, please direct them to Alli Benjamin.

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2014

NOVEMBER 17, 2014

  • Dean's Open Forums: Schedule
  • MN Oral Exams
  • Meet your Colleague, Amy Cross, Instructor
  • Health Matters: Catherine Van Son sits in on "Tips for Living Longer,"  KSPS-TV special
  • Website: Edits and Updates Needed
  • Faculty: Teaching for the MN Population Health Nurse Educator Program

NOVEMBER 10, 2014

  • Simulating Success: WA Association of Nurse Anesthetists Partners with WSU Nursing Simulation Experts to Provide Hands-On Learning Experience
  • MN Oral Exams
  • AAPPN Fall Conference: The Psychiatric Nurse as an Integrative Practitioner
  • AACN Webinars
  • Tech Corner with Rick Clapp
  • Undergrad and Graduate Students: Diversity Course Open to WSU Spokane Students
  • Free Continuing Education Class Online from the CDC
  • Nov. 13: College Teaching Workshop: Bringing New Methods to the Classroom
  • December 12: Teaching News! Teaching for the MN in Population Health - Nurse Educator Program

NOVEMBER 3, 2014

  • Turnitin: Set up your Account
  • Undergrad and Graduate Students: Diversity Course Open to WSU Spokane Students
  • Meet your Colleague: Katherina Choka
  • Nov. 11: OB Grand Rounds: The ABC's of P (Progesterone)
  • MN Oral Examinations

OCTOBER 13, 2013

  • Study Reveals Having More BSN-Educated Nurses Lowers Patient Mortality Rates
  • New College of Nursing Research Website
  • New Library Reserves Contact
  • WSU Retiree Association Launches Spokane Chapter
  • Faculty Senate Update
  • Dr. Shirley Hanson Publishes 5th Edition

OCTOBER 6, 2014

  •     Dean Butterfield Plans Return to Science, Teaching
  •     How Much DOES Nursing School cost?
  •     Nutrition and Exercise Physiology Students to Host Annual Wellness Fair
  •     In the News: PhD Alumna Selected as RWJF Nurse Faculty Scholar

SEPTEMBER 29, 2014

  • Nursing Students Teach Community Health to Residents in Nicaragua
  • Nutrition and Exercise Physiology Students to Host Annual Wellness Fair
  • Faculty Senate Update
  • PhD Students' Preliminary Exams
  • Tech Corner with Rick Clapp
  • Spokane Nursing faculty: Elsevier Visit and Faculty Resources
  • The Evolution of the Nurse Stereotype Via Postcards: From Drunk to Saint to Sexpot to Modern Medical Professional

SEPTEMBER 22, 2014

  • Spokane YWCA Recognizes Patricia Butterfield in 2014 Women of Achievement Awards
  • Communications Office: How can we help you?
  • Meet your Faculty: Kawkab Shishani

SEPTEMBER 15, 2014

  • Faculty, Staff & Student Manuals Online
  • Faculty: Volunteers Needed to Assist with Ebola Crisis in West Africa
  • Faculty: Healthy People 2020 Webinar
  • WSU Nursing: Comings and Goings

SEPTEMBER 2, 2014

  • New Online Staff Services Page
  • Cleveland Visiting Scholar: Save the Date for student, evening presentation
  • Q&A with Nursing Graduate Program Coordinator, Tami Kelley
  • National Library Museum Launches "Pictures of Nursing"
  • Tech Corner with Rick Clapp: Apple Malware, Updates
AUGUST 25, 2014 
  • New Nursing HelpDesk Email/Process
  • CougNurse Net Instructions, Training, User Support
  • New Online Staff Services Page
  • Research E-newsletter: Input needed
  • Cleveland Visiting Scholar: Save the Date for student, evening presentation
  • Faculty Needed to Teach in Japan
  • New Logo, E-template, and PowerPoint

AUGUST 18, 2014

  • Kudos! Patrick Muturi, PhD Student, Receives J&J Scholarshi
  • Expanding the College's website: The Program of Excellence in Addiction Research
  • CougNurse Net Tip: ARGH! Why do I have to login AGAIN?
  • Tech Corner: Important Computer Updates
  • Spokane Campus: Demolition to (Hopefully) Increase Parking
  • Alumna Highlight: Carla Brim, Clinical Improvement Manager for Emergency Services and Medication Safety, Peace Health System
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