News: School of Nursing

Student jogs in indoor facility
Business and Community | August 3, 2016
MealCheck Technologies, Inc. will produce the UNLV invention, which combines the best of existing fitness-monitoring devices to make dieting or staying healthy easier than ever.
Carol Martin
Campus News | May 10, 2016
Advice from Carol Martin, School of Nursing Alumna of the Year
Rebecca Benfield
People | March 14, 2016
This administrator says the array of opportunities available to nurses today — including research and health care policy work — provides nearly limitless career advancement potential.
An artist’s rendering of UNLV’s entry in the 2017 Solar Decathalon.
Campus News | January 25, 2016
Students to build sustainable, “age-in-place” home with consumer appeal for U.S. Department of Energy contest; UNLV team finished second overall in 2013.
crowd of students
Campus News | January 6, 2016
Media headlines highlighting UNLV's success in reaching milestones surrounding academics and recruitment.
four portraits
People | November 4, 2015
Our Alumni of the Year tell us what the learned when they dealt with deadly viruses, used a crate for a desk, and faced a life-altering medical crisis.
Carolyn Yucha
People | October 29, 2015
Dean Carolyn Yucha on change in the nursing profession, recruitment challenges, and why Dr. House drives her crazy.
Catherine Dingley
People | September 28, 2015
Like so many students, Catherine Dingley began college without a major. After speaking with numerous nursing students, she knew she had found a fit — a career that was people-focused and would let her contribute to the community.
Tomas Walker
People | July 20, 2015
Nursing alumnus recognized the power of giving his patients detailed information. Now he's at the forefront in developing an artificial pancreas.
Barbara St. Pierre Schneider poses in her lab
People | March 25, 2015
Battlefield wounds and disasters in remote areas often lead to patient evacuation by air. UNLV’s Barbara St. Pierre Schneider is exploring how cabin pressure during such flights may hinder trauma recovery.
Susan VanBeuge
Research | February 9, 2015
Nursing professor Susan VanBeuge is training health professionals to better coordinate treatment for diabetes and Alzheimer's.
Jennifer Kawi poses next to three skeletons
Research | February 3, 2015
Nursing professor Jennifer Kawi is investigating how self-care strategies might help those suffering from chronic back pain.