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Homecoming 2019: Celebrating Mr. and Miss College of Nursing

Emily Ligon and Tramaine Wilson The College of Nursing Centennial Celebration 2019-2022 is highlighted during Homecoming Week 2019 - Home is Where the Hill is. As for all students, celebrations continued on Monday, October 14, 2019. Recognition of the elected Mr. and Miss College of Nursing, Tramaine Wilson and Emily Ligon was indeed memorable. Over [...]

Student, Alumna Recognized During National Nurses Week

Prairie View A&M University College of Nursing graduate Ebony Mitchell, MSN, RN, BSH, was selected as one of the Houston Chronicle’s Top 15 Nurses during National Nurses Week, May 6-12. Mitchell, who works at Memorial Hermann Health System and Houston Methodist, was chosen out of more than 1,200 nominations for the award. CON student Willie [...]

Faculty Member Honored at Annual Nursing Conference

Pamela Brandy-Webb, a clinical assistant professor in PVAMU’s College of Nursing, was recognized at the Institute for Spirituality and Health’s 2018 Spirituality in Nursing Awards on October 12. Receivers of the award show spirituality – an awareness of the value of spirituality in healthcare; compassion – empathy with regard to all levels of diversity in [...]

Nursing Graduate Publishes Article

Prejean currently works full time in the Level 1 Trauma Center at Ben Taub General Hospital in Houston, Texas. Prairie View A&M University alumnus Michael Prejean, BSN, RN, published an article in the international journal Annals of Emergency Medicine. According to Prejean, the article entitled ‘Adverse Effects of Immune Checkpoint Therapy in Cancer [...]

PVAMU Expands Nursing Program to RELLIS

In just a few weeks, Prairie View A&M University will begin offering its Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program (RN-BSN) in Bryan, Texas. It is all part of the University’s new role in The Texas A&M University System’s innovative RELLIS campus. “Students can graduate with an associate’s degree in Nursing (ADN) and [...]

Nursing Students Use Photography to Encourage Change

Dr. Michelle DeBose, an assistant professor in Prairie View A&M University’s graduate Nursing program, recently presented at the 14th Annual Faculty Development Conference in Lexington, Kentucky. Her topic: Community Engagement and PhotoVoice: Innovative Teaching Strategy Incorporated into a Graduate Level Nursing Course. “At the workshop on May 10, I shared with other faculty members the [...]

College of Nursing Hosts its Largest-Ever Open House

Prairie View A&M University’s College of Nursing held its annual Spring Open House on April 19. “Reporting over 160 potential students, the largest attendance in the history of the event, made it a very special occasion,” said Dr. Forest Dent Smith, director of Admissions and Student Services. Dozens of local high school students interested in [...]

48 Students in CON’s Centennial Class Receive White Coats

Prairie View A&M University’s College of Nursing held a White Coat Ceremony on April 7. Dr. DeMonica Junious, assistant professor and coordinator of the Nurse Administration Program at PVAMU, served as the keynote speaker. “Students are still talking about the meaningful way Dr. Junious incorporated the theme Nursing: The Ultimate Adventure into her remarks to [...]

37 Students Receive White Coats

The College of Nursing held its White Coat Ceremony on November 4 in the Opal Johnson-Smith Auditorium. There were 37 prospective clinical admits for the class of spring 2018. In addition to the College of Nursing, the Prairie View Student Nurses Association (PVSNA) and the Student Government Association (SGA) sponsored the event. The next White [...]