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Nursing Student Bridges Programs

December 15, 2014

Graduate nursing student Joyce Vivian was selected as JMU’s liaison for the American Association of Colleges of Nursing’s (AACN) new GNSA.

PHOTO: Michael HallFaculty Members Win Award for Innovative Invention

December 9, 2014

Michael Hall is being recognized along with College of Education’s adjunct faculty member Thomas Wilcox.

PHOTO: Lisa CarnagoHealth Policy Fellowship Awarded

December 8, 2014

Lisa Carnago was awarded the Virginia Nurse Advocate Health Policy Fellowship.

PHOTO:SymposiumRyals Granted Highest Honor by ASHA

December 8, 2014

Dr. Brenda Ryals, a professor of audiology, was awarded the Honors of the Association, the highest honor given by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).

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Athletic Training Students Volunteer at 10K Bridge Run

December 4, 2014, 2014

Alicia Doran and four other athletic training students volunteered at the first ever Chesapeake Bay Bridge 10k run.

PHOTO: Tom KusterDirector of Sports Medicine Receives National Service Award

November 25, 2014

Tom Kuster, Director of JMU Sports Medicine, recently received the Service Award from the National Athletic Trainers’ Association.

Professor Kathy Floyd, an instructor in the Department of Nursing, coordinated a trip to Kenya last summer for a group of undergraduate nursing students. Spending time in Kenya gave students a unique educational opportunity to participate in clinics and gain hands on medical practice in a culture different than their own.

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