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  1. School of Nursing Aims to Improve the Aging Experience

    Barbara Bowers, PhD, RN, FAANThe Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System/University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing announces a project to explore workforce strategies that improve the quality of life for older adults in rural areas. Led by Barbara Bowers, PhD, RN, FAAN, associate dean for research and sponsored programs and the director of the Center for Aging Research and Education (CARE) at the School of Nursing, the project is made possible, in part, by a $1.7 million grant from Margaret A. Cargill Foundation.


  2. Guided by Campus’s D2P, eSchoolCare Strives to Benefit School Children Nationwide

    Lori Anderson, PhD, RN, clinical assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing and creator of eSchoolCare, was chosen as one of seventeen entrepreneurs awarded “igniter” grants as part of the University of Wisconsin–Madison 's Discovery to Product (D2P) program.



  3. Zahner Honored with APHA’s Ruth B. Freeman Award

    Professor Susan ZahnerSusan Zahner, DrPH, RN, FAAN, associate dean for academic affairs and the Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing, received the Ruth B. Freeman Award from the Public Health Nursing Section of the American Public Health Association (APHA) at its 142nd Annual Meeting and Exposition held November 15–19, 2014, in New Orleans.


  4. 2014 Littlefield Leadership Lecture Showcases Nurse-Designed Models of Care

    Dean Katharyn May and Diana MasonThe 2014 Littlefield Leadership Lecture—fifteenth of its kind, but first to be held in the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing’s Signe Skott Cooper Hall—was presented on November 14, 2014. Diana J. Mason, PhD, RN, FAAN, DHL (Hon.), American Academy of Nursing president, presented the lecture (see video; see Twitter feed).
  5. School of Nursing Loses Dear Friend

    Connie CurranThe University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing is profoundly saddened to lose an alumna, dear friend, and supporter. Constance “Connie” Curran, EdD, RN, FAAN, died on November 10, 2014. She was sixty-seven years of age.



  6. School of Nursing Welcomes AAN President to Present 2014 Littlefield Leadership Lecture

    The University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing welcomes Diana J. Mason, PhD, RN, FAAN, DHL (Hon.), as the speaker of the 15th annual Littlefield Leadership Lecture, to be held on November 14, 2014, in Signe Skott Cooper Hall. Her lecture is entitled "Transforming Health Care through Nursing Innovations: Lessons Learned" (see postcard). 


  7. “You Share” Annual Campaign: Sharing the Pride for UW–Madison and School of Nursing

    Message in Cooper HallThe University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing invites you to get involved in the UW–Madison's "You Share," a campus-wide annual campaign to encourage  support for world-class education and research on campus. The campaign runs from October 1 through November 30, 2014.
  • Elevated view of Cooper Hall
  • Cooper Hall atrium-aerial view
  • Cooper Hall Donor Wall
  • SSCH historical scrolls
  • Cooper Hall rooftop garden chairs
  • Signe Skott Cooper wall tribute in Cooper Hall
  • Cooper Hall display-Florence Nightingale
  • Cooper Hall atrium
  • You Share 2014 logo
  • Cooper Hall ALC
  • Cooper Hall atrium display
  • Cooper Hall'sSkott Commons Window Wall
  • CTTEN patient simulator
  • SSCH_display_Skott_Commons
  • Dean's Suite display
  • Cooper Hall exterior
  • CTEN study area
  • Inspirational message
  • CTEN entrance
  • Witness tree installation
  • Weikel Suite entrance
  • Cooper Hall north exterior patio
  • Vision_history Wall



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