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Class of 1994 celebrated 25 years

Tuesday, Jan 07, 2020: The class of 1994 BScN held their 25th Nursing Reunion during Homecoming on October 19, 2019.  Here is their report from their celebrati... Read More

Welcome to Sheila Boamah, new faculty member

Thursday, Jan 02, 2020: The School of Nursing extends a warm welcome to a new Tenure Track Assistant Professor. Read More

Featuring: Sheila Boamah

Alumni Stories: Emma Fuller in Bangladesh

Monday, Dec 16, 2019: Emma Fuller had the opportunity to join a medical team travelling to Bangladesh for two weeks in the fall of 2019. Here is her account of her experience. Read More

Accelerated BScN program holds open house

Friday, Dec 06, 2019: More than 75 potential applicants attended the accelerated BScN program open house on November 22.   Tracey Jewiss, chair of admissions, and... Read More

Featuring: Joanna Pierazzo, Tracey Jewiss and Maria Pratt

Will it ever get easier? Student reflections on becoming a nurse

Friday, Nov 29, 2019: Maricel Perez Vigueras is a third-year nursing student at McMaster University. She wrote this reflection for publication on, the association’s bi-monthly digital magazine. Read More

Clare O'Connor, Alumni Profile

Friday, Nov 15, 2019: Meet Clare O'Connor, Quality Specialist/Continuous Quality Improvement Coach at Hamilton Health Sciences. Read More

Student stories: Brooklyn Brauer abroad

Thursday, Nov 07, 2019: Brooklyn Brauer went to Nepal for a clinical placement. Here is part of what she had to say about the experience. Read More

Fall preview open house attracts applicants

Thursday, Oct 31, 2019: The school provided information sessions about the undergraduate nursing program to potential applicants recently. Read More

Featuring: Tracey Jewiss

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

Welcome to our summer students

Monday, Jul 29, 2019: Meet our summer students! Read More

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

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