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World Health Day 2017

The UIC College of Nursing held its Annual World Health Day celebration on Monday, April 3, 2017. This year’s event theme was “Depression, Let’s Talk.” The keynote speaker, Dr. Frances Hughes, CEO of the International Council of Nurses, spoke on the global impact of mental health issues.


Prof. Holli A. DeVon to Receive Fulbright Award to Rwanda

Photo of Prof. DeVonCongratulations to Professor Holli A. DeVon, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN for being selected to receive the Fulbright award to Rwanda from the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. As a Fulbright recipient and a representative of the United States, Dr. DeVon will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with international partners in educational, political, cultural, economic, and scientific fields.


Alumni & Student Reception 2017

The Alumni and Student Reception was held on Wednesday, March 29 at Revolution Brewing (2323 N. Milwaukee Ave.) The event provided an opportunity to network and mingle with students, alumni, and faculty while enjoying appetizers and libations, tour the facility, and celebrate alumni with milestone anniversaries.

Carol Ferrans Selected As Harriet H. Werley Endowed Chair for Nursing Research

Photo of Dr. FerransCarol Ferrans, PhD, RN, FAAN, professor in the Department of Biobehavioral Health Science and the college’s associate dean for research, has been selected as the Harriet H. Werley Endowed Chair for Nursing Research in the UIC College of Nursing. The Harriet H. Werley Endowed Chair is a high honor and is designated for a faculty member who has an outstanding program of nursing research and leadership.