Celebrate Nurses Week 2017!

Celebrate Nurses Week

There are lots of fun activities planned to celebrate Nurses Week this year. Take a look at the events calendar here!

May 4, 2017

Monday 5/8/17


Ice Cream Social & Global Nursing/Health Panel

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been canceled.

Tuesday 5/9/17


Nursing Olympics

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Nursing Olympics event has been canceled.

Wednesday 5/10/17

Self-care Day

Take some time for yourself, plan an adventure, take a long bath, book yourself a massage—whatever your heart desires. Just make sure you take some YOU-time! #SelfCareDay #NursesWeek2017

Thursday 5/11/17

Thirsty Thursday

S: Nursing students and faculty at Seattle University, coming into week 7 of your final quarter (or second to final quarter) of the year. Male and female students present with stress and exhaustion.
B: Students & faculty have been working non-stop with little reprieve. It is spring quarter and everyone just wants to be done with school but deadlines are approaching.
A: Fatigue, increased vitals, decreased O2 Sat, cries easily, A&Ox2 (nursing dx: DANGER-Approaching)
R: Find a nursing friend, your mentor or mentee and go out for a drink of your choice. Make sure you spend at least an hour socializing and having fun! #NursesWeek2017 #TreatYoSelf #NursesWeek2017 #SBAR

Friday 5/12/17

Nursing Faculty Appreciation Day & Florence Nightingale’s Birthday

Garrand 200

See your instructor or any other CON faculty? Give them a shout out and a thank you! Come by Garrand (2nd floor) enjoy a treat when you stop by to say thank you. Treats available after 1000! #NursesWeek2017 #THANKYOU

Saturday 5/13/17

Community Engagement Day

Renton High School

Join some of your SCAC officers as we volunteer at Renton Take Heart Health Fair located at Renton High School. We will be there from 0930 to 1500. You could be responsible for measuring visitor’s BP, their BMI, referring to other onsite services and offering nutritional education.  Contact Justine Skillings skillin1@seattleu.edu if you wish to volunteer. #NursesWeek2017 #CommunityEngagement 

Friday 5/19/17

Senior Class Fundraiser (21+)

1600-1900 @ Chieftain Irish Pub & Restaurant

Come one, come all (21+). Enjoy discounts on select beverages and appetizers. Just tell them you are there with your SU nurse friends! Partake in a raffle where proceeds support the upcoming pinning ceremonies for our 2017 graduates. Prizes include Sounders and Seahawks tickets, admission to the Seattle Aquarium, DoTerra Essential Oils, Running Gear, LuLa Roe apparel, coffee, wine and much more! Raffle tickets will be for sale at the event and you must be present to win. Tickets will be $2 per ticket or $5 for two tickets! #SupportOurFutureNurses