School of Nursing 75th Anniversary

UConn’s School of Nursing is turning 75! The nationally renowned school will be highlighting its talented faculty, alumni, and friends throughout its landmark 75th Anniversary year with special events, celebrations, and awards. You are invited to join in honoring 75 years of advancement in nursing through education, policy, practice, and research.

“Difference Makers” Nomination
Submission Deadline April 1, 2017

To appreciate the impact our dedicated faculty, staff, alumni, and friends have had on the School of Nursing, we are asking for nominations of individuals who have made a difference in the school’s development and the communities it serves. Nominees should be those who, through their education, policies, practice, or research, have made significant contributions to the school.

Nominate a Difference maker

Anniversary Gala
September 23, 2017 | Hartford, Conn.

The UConn School of Nursing 75th Anniversary Gala is the capstone event in this year of celebration. The Gala is an opportunity to honor those who have inspired the school, and its faculty and alumni, to advance the nursing profession.

Register to Attend

75th Anniversary Colloquium Series

Throughout 2017, you can hear from experts on the most pressing topics and exciting advancements in nursing care at colloquia hosted across Connecticut.

The Implication of Learning Science on the Education and Training of Healthcare Providers

February 16, 2017 | Hartford, Conn. Register for this event

Inter-professional Education and Practice in Geriatrics

March 27, 2017 | Waterbury, Conn. Register for this event

Challenges & Opportunities for Enhancing Diabetes Self-Management in Incarcerated Persons Transitioning from Prison to the Community

May 23, 2017 | Waterbury, Conn. Register for this event

Asleep at the Wheel

June 20, 2017 | Stamford, Conn. Register for this event

Celebrating the PhD and Honors Programs and the Partnership with CCMC

July 19, 2017 | Farmington, Conn. Register for this event

Traumatic Childbirth: The Ever-Widening Ripple Effect

August 30, 2017 | Hartford, Conn. Register for this event

Midlife Women’s Health

November 1, 2017 | Groton, Conn. Register for this event

Acute & Critical Care Pain Management

December 18, 2017 | Stamford Register for this event

Anniversary Scholarship Match

Part of what makes the UConn School of Nursing so successful is its commitment to students through scholarships. In honor of this historic year, an anonymous donor has generously agreed to match gifts to the 75th Anniversary Scholarship fund up to $75,000. Help make the most of this generous opportunity by donating to the 75th anniversary scholarship fund before June 30, 2017.

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