News: School of Nursing

A woman leans on a stack of nursing textbooks
People | October 13, 2020
School of Nursing Alumna of the Year knew in the fourth grade she wanted to be just like her mother — a nurse.
People | October 8, 2020
Master's student Carissa Hernandez is dedicated to her second career as a nurse educator.
A woman in a suit leans against a stone wall
People | September 8, 2020
Outstanding Faculty Award winner Alona Angosta progressed from bachelor's to master's to tenured faculty at the university that made her feel welcome.
A family of four stands together in front of a display of UNLV memorabilia
People | August 26, 2020
Jorge “Fabian” Trejo-Ibarra began his freshman year as a pre-nursing student this week thanks to a scholarship funded by Rig-Rents through the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
 nursing student works in a lab
People | August 21, 2020
Summer '20 Nursing grad navigates hybrid classes, COVID-19 cases to enter workforce at a unique time.
A girl holds a stethoscope to a teddy bear
People | August 14, 2020
Nurses juggling health care work with keeping families safe during the pandemic.
Portrait of Steven Palazzo, the UNLV Schoool of Nursing's new associate dean for academic affairs
People | July 27, 2020
The nurse/educator sees the remote learning necessitated by the pandemic as an opportunity for growth.
People | July 9, 2020
Determination and a crucial letter from a Nursing faculty member allowed Alyssa Macleod to get back into the country just in time for her clinical classes.
Eight UNLV graduates pose for a photo in their graduation attire.
Campus News | June 11, 2020
A collection of stories featuring UNLV’s continued flexibility and adaptability in the face of COVID-19.
portrait of woman
Campus News | June 4, 2020
School of Nursing grad student Erika Kimble finds success as an entrepreneur in the dermatology field.
A heart and a stethoscope
Campus News | May 21, 2020
Innaugural group's work on Community Congestive Heart Failure Program derailed by coronavirus.
Lied Library at UNLV
Campus News | May 19, 2020
As daily life around the country came to a sudden halt in March, UNLV rapidly reconfigured the rhythms of its day-to-day operations and lent its considerable expertise to fighting the virus in Nevada.