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Two hundred attend MEPN Open House

It was a full house on Saturday morning as two hundred potential nursing students attended the MEPN Open House. After a short presentation by Dr Kathy Marsh, current MEPN students took to the stage for a question and answer session. … Continue reading

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Dean Georges begins academic year with a prayer

Today marked the start of the 2017-2018 academic year. Yesterday, Dean Jane Georges welcomed new students at the new student luncheon and today welcomed faculty back from summer break by offering a prayer for the new year. Let us pray… … Continue reading

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New MEPNs welcomed into nursing at White Coat Ceremony

Friday evening, 64 MEPN students were welcomed into the nursing profession with a white coat ceremony . Faculty, family, and friends were in attendance as students walked across the stage to receive their white coat from lab faculty. The audience … Continue reading

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Mentor program off to a great start

written by guest writer: Jean Hartley, 2nd year MEPN On Sunday, August 6th, over 80 MEPN students gathered at Ballast Point Brewery in Little Italy for our first mentor-mentee event of the semester. Incoming students were able to meet their … Continue reading

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MEPN Class of 2019 has entered the building!

  (MEPNs posting #firstdayofnursingschool) A class of 65 MEPN students started the journey to become a registered professional nurses. In just 21 months, a lot of early mornings in the hospital, and a lot of late night studying these students … Continue reading

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MEPNs go to diabetes camp

 Written by student writer; Michelle Glathe MEPN student, Michelle Glathe teaching a camper how to draw up insulin About 20  USD MEPN students had the pleasure of participating in Camp Wana Kura 2017 as medical leaders in training, this past … Continue reading

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If You Give a Nurse a Cookie…

This post is written by guest writer, MEPN student, Kira Adsit. This past weekend, in the beginning of a sunny San Diego summer day, USD nursing students filed into BINR – but it was not for a day of open … Continue reading

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MEPN Students volunteer at the Food Bank

Summer semester is off to a busy start. MEPN students are increasing their understanding of the challenges of homelessness and hunger through a variety of ways. Two clinical groups spent a day last week working at the San Diego Food … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the Class of 2017

Dear MEPN graduates, CONGRATULATIONS!!! The entire USD Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science faculty and staff are so proud of your accomplishments. Convocation and Commencement was the icing on the top of a very rigorous program preparing you to … Continue reading

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MEPNs celebrate Florence Nightingale’s birthday with presentations from Drs. Hardin and Roth

It was all smiles today when 2nd year MEPN students enjoyed an early birthday celebration complete with cake and champagne, in honor of Florence Nightingale’s birthday on May 12th. What a great break amidst the end-of-the year tests, papers, and … Continue reading

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