Entries tagged with ‘nursing’

Nursing Alumna Gives Back to Department

Dr. Barbara Weissenberg Achter ’66 and her husband, Dr. Morton Achter have gifted $150,000 to the Gustavus Department of Nursing.

Gustavus Nurses Prepare for Service with Grant-Funded Manikin

A new patient simulator manikin is taking nursing education to the next level thanks to the Otto Bremer Trust.

Care, Connection, and Country: Dalton Dahle ’22

The Gustavus junior intends to pair nursing and language study to prepare him for career in the U.S. Army.

Frontline Gusties Confront the Coronavirus Pandemic

These doctors and nurses are putting their Gustavus education to work helping others during the coronavirus pandemic.

Service Defines Military Life, Future Plans for Joe May

Joe May served 13 years as a corpsman in the US Navy. Now he's applying his life experiences to his coursework as a Gustavus nursing major.

Gustavus Ranked Highly By Niche (Especially for Food!)

Gustavus ranks 58th on Niche’s list of the Best Liberal Arts Colleges in America and 20th overall for Best College Food in America. The 2017 lists provide a wide variety of college and university rankings based on data from the U.S. Department of Education and college reviews directly from students.

MJ Sun ’15 Takes Unique Path to Veterinary School

Gustavus Adolphus College senior MJ Sun '15 will graduate on May 31 with degrees in nursing and biology. In the fall, she will begin veterinary school at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.

Nursing Student Reaps the Benefits of Summer Internship at HCMC

After three years of coursework and clinical experiences through the Nursing Department at Gustavus Adolphus College, senior Molly Ashwill was looking for a summer internship last spring that would allow her to gain more experience in the clinical setting. Ashwill found what she was looking for through the Hennepin County Medical Center’s (HCMC) Student Nurse Internship Program and is now setting her sights on graduating this spring and joining the workforce.

Nursing Students Gaining Valuable Experience in Alaska

Six Gustavus nursing majors are currently completing clinical rotations in Fairbanks and Barrow, Alaska. In working closely with Alaska Natives, the program is designed to offer students a unique experience from a typical health care facility in Minnesota.

Barb Zust Named Finalist for 2013 Outstanding Nurses Awards

Gustavus Adolphus College Professor of Nursing Barbara Zust ’76 has been named a finalist for the 2013 Outstanding Nurses Awards, presented by Mpls. St. Paul Magazine. Zust is a finalist in the “Nurse Educator” category along with Jeff Paurus of Minneapolis Community and Technical College and Wendy Dahl of Regions Hospital.