CGN names research grant after Edwards

Members of the Center for Global Nursing (CGN) named a grant award after Joan Edwards, PhD, RNC, CNS, FAAN. It is called the Joan Edwards Global Nursing Research Grant.

Despite college rejection, cancer, nursing grad perseveres

A rejection letter isn't typically the start of a college success story. But for Nicole David, the note she received denying her admission to nursing school started a decade-long journey of achieving her childhood dream of becoming a nurse.

Nursing grad’s journey went from despair to triumph

For many, graduation is a celebration of perseverance and academic achievement. For Lisa Mejia, a 33-year-old mother of two who will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in nursing after a decade of ups and downs, it is a journey from trauma to triumph.

Student balances work, motherhood and education

“All for one, and one for all," is a phrase best known from the novel by Alexandre Dumas — “The Three Musketeers.” It also represents the roles Markeshia Govan and her two daughters assumed as Govan completed her Master of Science in Nursing.

Houston Nursing faculty, students provide health screenings

Houston Nursing faculty Vi Ho, Angeles Nava and Joan Killen, with groups of TWU nursing students, participated in a Community Health Fair on March 27 at Quang Duc Temple northwest of Houston.