School of Nursing

High-Tech Mannequins Prompt Gift to Nursing Sim Lab

When Bertie Chuong ’82 MS, RN first visited the new simulation lab in the UConn School of Nursing, she was excited to discover a healthcare setting with realistic high-tech mannequins. With help from Simulation Lab technicians, the mannequins can breathe, move, and even say “ouch” when poked with an IV. These life-like patients can be […]

Scholarships Help Couple Say Thanks to School of Nursing

Pat and Norman Bender got so much satisfaction from the first scholarship fund they established at UConn, they decided to set up a second one. Both scholarships support students in the School of Nursing, from which Pat graduated in 1969. The first was established in 2004 in honor of Pat’s father, Robert A. Matheson, a […]