October 2018 Newsletter

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A Note From Dean Swanson

Year after year, it’s as much a privilege to witness our students as they begin their academic journey as it is to celebrate their graduation. Over the summer, we proudly recognized 182 undergraduate and 96 graduate students as they celebrated the successful completion of their degree programs. Two of those class of 2018 graduates were honored with top awards from Seattle University...

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The College of Nursing Awarded Grant from Jonas Philanthropies to Fund Doctoral Nursing Students

Natalie Dreyfoos is a Doctor of Nursing Practice student and Jonas Scholar

The College of Nursing is proud to announce it has been awarded a new grant from Jonas Philanthropies, a leading national philanthropic funder of graduate nursing education. The grant was matched with a gift from the Jarene Lundh Jonas Scholars Match Fund and will support the scholarship of doctoral nursing students at Seattle University. Natalie Dreyfoos, a DNP student in the Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner track, has been selected to join the new 2018-2020 cohort of Jonas Nurse Scholars.

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College of Nursing Dean's Annual Lecture with Major General Barbara Holcomb

Recipient of 2018 Alumni Award for Professional Achievement

Please join is Wednesday, October 17 for the Dean's Annual Lecture featuring keynote speaker, Major General Barbara Holcomb, SU alumna, BSN '87.  

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Updates from the CON Clinical Performance Lab and Diagnostic Ultrasound Lab

CPL Welcomes New Pediatric Patient Simulator to Its Simulation Family | Graduate Nursing Students Participate in Objective Structured Clinical Examinations | Two iU22 Machines Added to Ultrasound Lab

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Alumni News

Madlyn Murrey

Nursing alumna brings unique perspective to role at Seattle Children’s hospital.

Leading with Heart 

Madlyn Murrey, ’81, knew early in life that she wanted to be a pediatric nurse. Today, as the Senior Vice President, Chief Clinical Officer, she maintains that she is “still very much steeped in nursing” while overseeing more than 1,000 nurses at one of the best children’s hospitals in the nation.

Seattle U Homecoming Week is November 7-11, 2018

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2018
Red Umbrella Parade, 12:30 p.m. starts at Quad, followed by Redfest Celebration, 1-4 p.m. Student Center 

Graduates of the Last Decade Happy Hour, 5:30-7:30 p.m. The Chieftain

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2018
Homecoming Day of Service, 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Various

Robert Bennedsen Veteran's Day 5K, 9 - 11:30 a.m. Seattle U

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2018
Alumni Mass, 11 a.m. Chapel of St. Ignatius 

Men's Basketball Mega Rally, 6 p.m., followed by Homecoming Men's Basketball Game, 7-9 p.m., ShoWare Center

 

Schedule a prospective student consultation

SU Graduate Programs Open House

Fri, Oct 4, 2019

4:00-6:00 p.m., Student Center, First Floor

Seattle University College of Nursing