The University of Kentucky College of Nursing is preparing the next generation of providers, leaders, researchers and policy makers to improve healthcare delivery, promote nursing excellence, revolutionize health care and promote the highest levels of wellness.
College of Nursing News
College of Nursing Junior Megan Auger is the first undergraduate nursing student to serve as a member on the Dean’s Advisory Board, where she represents and speaks for the student body in counsel to Dr. Janie Heath, dean and Warwick Professor of Nursing.
Dr. Warshawsky will provide leadership for a research project focused on the identification of competencies among the Baptist Health Lexington organization leaders and the development of a leadership development curriculum.
Tilda Shalof, author of A Nurse’s Story, spoke to pre-nursing students about her work as an intensive care unit (ICU) nurse and what it is really like to work behind the closed hospital curtains.
College of Nursing undergraduate student Brittany U’Wren received the scholarship after providing direct care for Eleanor Stone, a resident of Wesley Village Senior Living Community in Wilmore who passed away in January 2014.
Information Sessions and Tours
We are offering 14 BSN Information Sessions and Tours during the 2015-16 academic year.
No reservation is needed. Simply come to room 315 in the College of Nursing Building on one of the tour dates below. Each session begins promptly at 1 p.m. Eastern Time and lasts 60-90 minutes.
Fall 2015 semester
- Friday, August 7
- Monday, September 14
- Friday, October 2
- Monday, October 12 (Columbus Day)
- Friday, October 23
- Monday, November 2
- Friday, November 20
Spring 2016 semester
- Friday, February 5
- Monday, February 15 (President's Day)
- Friday, March 4
- Monday, March 14 (UK's Spring Break)
- Friday, March 25 (Good Friday)
- Monday, April 11
- Friday, April 22