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Dr. Dawn Garzon Maaks to be featured on SiriusXM show

Dr. Dawn Garzon Maaks, clinical professor and associate director of the WSU College of Nursing Vancouver, will be a guest on SiriusXM’s Doctor Radio on Thursday to discuss the role of nurse practitioners in health care.

Photo of four people with Melody Rasmor second from left holding a plaque. Others pictured are project sponsor representatives Ryan Hart, of the Port of Vancouver USA, Chris Hill, of Northwest Capital Mortgage, and Lorre Jaffe of Real Living The Real Estate Group.
Sports-physical clinics for kids have made Melody Rasmor a hero

A decade of organizing sports physical clinics for Vancouver-area students made Melody Rasmor a “Real Hero” to Clark County leaders.

Portrait of Emma Oswald and Ebony Blackmon Humphrey at the Lois Price Spratlen Foundation award gala.
DNP student Ebony Blackmon Humphrey awarded Lois Price Spratlen Foundation scholarship

Author, entrepreneur, nurse, and WSU Doctor of Nursing Practice student Ebony Blackmon Humphrey was honored recently by the Lois Price Spratlen Foundation in Seattle with a $2,000 scholarship.

photo of Megan Ludena, notable alumna WSU Vancouver
Nursing grad Megan Ludeña chosen by WSU Vancouver as “Notable Alumna”

Reprinted with permission from Northwest Crimson & Gray, WSU Vancouver

Megan Ludeña considers it “a surprise and honor” to be chosen for WSU Vancouver’s 2017 Notable Alumni Award. 

Portrait of five women.
Creative, multisensory teaching techniques tested at WSU College of Nursing in Vancouver

Research has shown that students learn better through interactive, multisensory education, using some combination of sound, touch, vision and movement.

Portrait of Sue Neal, a preceptor for the College of Nursing at Battle Ground Healthcare
Thank a Preceptor: Sue Neal, Battle Ground Healthcare

 

Sue Neal wants student nurses to see how much community is involved in community health.

Portrait of Dr. Roschelle "Shelly" Fritz gesturing to a wall-mounted sensor
WSU College of Nursing faculty present at major gerontology conference

The work of several WSU College of Nursing faculty was presented at a major gerontology conference in San Francisco this week.

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Renee Hoeksel
Dr. Renee Hoeksel named a fellow in NLN Academy of Nursing Education

Dr. Renee Hoeksel, Executive Associate Dean and Professor at the Washington State University College of Nursing, has been named a fellow of the National League for Nursing’s Academy of Nursing Education.

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