Posts Tagged ‘Nursing’


    Doctor of Nursing Practice program receives accreditation

    Jun 17, 20 • 513 Views • NewsNo Comments

    Gannon University’s Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program received accreditation status on June 16 by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, marking the accreditation of all programs within the Villa Maria School of Nursing. The program is an...


    Nursing majors face clinical hardships

    Mar 26, 20 • 1292 Views • NewsNo Comments

    The announcement came March 13 that Gannon University would be switching to remote education for the rest of the semester. Some students were still expected to remain on campus for their majors, primarily nursing majors. The school’s nursing students were...

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    Gannon nursing students teach at local health fair

    Apr 17, 18 • 2176 Views • NewsNo Comments

    Gannon University nursing students made learning fun Thursday at the annual Neighborhood Health Fair at the YMCA of Greater Erie. Nursing students organized the event as a part of their Community Health class taught by Lisabeth Searing, Ph.D. The event is...

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    Today in History: 2000

    Sep 19, 17 • 831 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    Loretta Sigley, former vice president of academics, cuts the ribbon with a member of the Housing Authority of Erie at the grand opening of the Gannon Nursing Center at John E. Horan Garden Apartments on Sept. 20, 2000. Gannon’s Villa Maria School of Nursing...

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    Nursing students return from India

    Jan 17, 17 • 2315 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    Each year, Gannon University students from majors that cannot traditionally spend a semester abroad are provided opportunities to travel through the GIFT Program, or Gannon: Inspired Faculty-led Travel. This program features academic courses taught by Gannon...

  • Gannon offers free flu shots

    Sep 21, 16 • 1555 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    Gannon University nursing students will be giving it their best shot at the flu campaign Oct. 6. The event offers free flu shots with approved insurance information to Gannon students, faculty and staff as part of a collaboration between the Villa Maria...

  • Agreement signed with nursing school in India

    Oct 1, 14 • 1689 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    Representatives from Sacred Heart Nursing College, which is located in Madurai, India, came to Gannon last week to ratify an agreement that created an exchange program between the two institutions. It is the hopes of both parties involved that this exchange...

  • Nursing students reach out to elderly

    Jan 29, 14 • 1650 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    For at least 10 years, students and faculty in Gannon University’s Villa Maria School of Nursing have volunteered their time and attention to the residents of Erie’s Mid-City Towers. Groups from Gannon regularly walk to its location on East Ninth Street...