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Student stories: My global clinical placement in Nepal

Friday, Sep 20, 2019: In May 2019 I packed my luggage and prepared myself to spend three months in Nepal. Read More

Alumna Sarah Walji advocates for nursing on a global level

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019: Walji has been “on the move” since graduating from the BScN program at McMaster in 2017. Juggling a busy schedule, she says that every day is an adventure. Read More

Featuring: Olive Wahoush, Peter Helli, Tracey Jewiss and Terry McCurdy

Students take Canadian Nurses Foundation awards

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2019: Congratulations to our five students who recently won Canadian Nurses Foundation awards. Read More

Nursing history show and tell: Issue 5

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019: Who was Henrietta Alderson? Read More

BScN class of 1989 celebrates 30 years

Monday, Jul 15, 2019: A highlight of the tour was a visit to the Centre for Simulation Based Learning. Read More

Dr. Janet Landeen wins Health Professions Educator Award

Friday, Jun 21, 2019: Dr. Landeen was recognized for sustained and continuing excellence in education scholarship, graduate supervision and innovation in nursing education. Read More

Featuring: Janet Landeen

Class of 1969 celebrates reunion

Thursday, Jun 20, 2019: The BScN graduating class of 1969 came together to celebrate their 50th anniversary from May 29 - June 1. Read More

Dr. Joanna Pierazzo Appointed Assistant Dean, Undergraduate Nursing Programs

Wednesday, Jun 19, 2019: Dr. Pierazzo brings a wealth of educational and leadership experience to our nursing programs. Read More

Featuring: Joanna Pierazzo

Nursing history show and tell: Issue 4

Thursday, Jun 06, 2019: In 1952, the School of Nursing made a film to promote the new school and to help spread the word that baccalaureate education in nursing was even an option. Read More

Micah Zagala wins alumni award

Thursday, May 30, 2019: Congratulations to Micah Zagala, a recent graduate of the McMaster BScN program. Micah won an alumni award for her social, academic and advocacy i... Read More

Meet today's Nursing valedictorian

Wednesday, May 22, 2019: Meet Micah Zagala, the valedictorian at the May 22 convocation for the School of Nursing. Read More

Faculty of Health Sciences convocation ceremonies this week

Wednesday, May 22, 2019: Students from the nursing school consortium of McMaster and Conestoga and Mohawk colleges receive their degrees at convocation on Wednesday, May 22. Meet two students from the Graduate Program: Julie Rubel and Carly Szabo. Read More

Clinical faculty win awards for nursing excellence

Thursday, May 16, 2019: Kathleen Willison and Stephanie Stokes both won awards at the 18th Annual Nursing Excellence Awards Dinner for St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton this month. Read More

Informing curriculum: Instructors offer emergency skills day

Tuesday, May 14, 2019: Part-time instructor Adrienne Seabrooke recently designed an “Emergency Skills Day” for students in their final year of the BScN program. Read More

Featuring: Heather Burnside , Vanessa Cavalieri, Adrienne Seabrooke, Ruth Chen, Alida Bowman and Joanna Pierazzo

Students' peer mentoring program proves popular

Thursday, May 09, 2019: When students and professors work together on improving the learning experiences of students, great things can happen. Read More

Featuring: Maria Pratt

Janese Baartman wins clinical instructor award

Wednesday, May 08, 2019: Janese Baartman took home the clinical instructor award from the Council of Ontario University Programs in Nursing (COUPN) this year. Read More

Featuring: Ruth Chen

Jillian Halladay wins teaching award

Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019: The part-time instructor in the School of Nursing won the MSU teaching award this year. The awards ceremony took place in March. Read More

Featuring: Ruth Chen

Nursing history show and tell: Issue 3

Monday, Apr 01, 2019: Unbuilt Mac: The School of Nursing Building Read More

Nursing history show and tell: Issue 2

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019: The second in a series of articles where we’ll be highlighting historic treasures. Read More

Featuring: Janet Landeen

McMaster students win 16 RNFOO awards

Monday, Mar 18, 2019:   Sixteen students in McMaster University’s nursing programs have won the prestigious Registered Nurses’ Foundation of Ontario (R... Read More

McMaster School of Nursing moves up QS ranking

Thursday, Mar 14, 2019: McMaster’s School of Nursing has moved up and is now the #2 school of nursing in Canada. Read More

School celebrates 2019 BScN Awards Ceremony

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019: A party of about 250 guests, including donors, staff, students and their families and friends, packed LR Wilson Hall to celebrate the event. Read More

Featuring: Lynn Martin

Memorial awards honour spouses of nursing professors

Monday, Mar 11, 2019: Dr. Pam Baxter and Dr. Maria Pratt, nursing faculty, created new memorial scholarships honouring their husbands, who both passed away in 2016. Read More

Featuring: Maria Pratt and Pamela Baxter

Nursing history show and tell: Issue 1

Friday, Mar 01, 2019: What is the academic regalia gown of a Columbia University nursing professor doing in the archives of the McMaster University Faculty of Health Science? Read More

Featuring: Janet Landeen

Robots and nursing: Former BScN graduate Richard Booth's journey

Friday, Feb 08, 2019: Richard Booth was an undergrad at McMaster when nursing professor Ruta Valaitis set him on a course he has taken ever since. Read More

Featuring: Ruta Valaitis

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