Story Categories: School of Nursing

 
Post Image for In their own words: Nursing students find the best textbook in the life of Port Richmond
June 10, 2014
The following is a shortened version of a talk by Liz Harrington ’13, on behalf of herself and fellow nursing student Noelle DeNome ’13, at the nursing pinning ceremony in May 2013.   Noelle and I have learned through working in inner-city hospitals that cultural competence is essential to quality patient care. We were able […] Keep reading →
 
Post Image for Spiro School of Nursing holds pinning ceremony
May 24, 2014
On Thursday, May 22, 2014, Wagner College's Evelyn L. Spiro School of Nursing held its annual pinning ceremony, marking the completion of the degree candidates' training. Here are the video and slideshow records of this milestone in the lives of our nursing students. Photo download instructions To download high-resolution photos from this slideshow: Click here. […] Keep reading →
 
Post Image for Students’ letter to public official on fracking policy wins national competition
April 4, 2014
Last month two Wagner College freshmen — Nada Metwally of Tottenville, Staten Island and Adrienne Datta of San Diego, Cal. — were among just a dozen winners of a nationwide contest sponsored by Project Pericles: the 2014 “Debating for Democracy” Letter to an Elected Official Competition. Since 2005, Wagner College has been one of the […] Keep reading →
 
Post Image for Nursing professor cited by Transportation Alternatives
January 2, 2014
Wagner College nursing professor Annemarie Dowling-Castronovo was recognized at last month's nursing graduation ceremony by Transportation Alternatives with its Community Partner Award for coordinating traffic safety research by her students. Transcript of remarks by Laura Barlament, who gave the Transportation Alternatives award to Annemarie Dowling-Castronovo: I am a member and a Staten Island volunteer activist […] Keep reading →
 
Post Image for WPIX airs story on nursing student's hit-and-run killing
October 25, 2013
On Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, the WPIX 10 o'clock news program aired this story by reporter Mary Murphy on the February 2012 hit-and-run killing of Wagner College nursing student R.J. Tillman. Keep reading →
 
October 7, 2013
Wagner College nursing professor Nancy Cherofsky helped Joe LaGuardia celebrate his 103rd birthday at Staten Island’s Great Kills Senior Center. “Joe was the best lesson my students could ever have learned,” Cherofsky said. Her community health nursing class focuses on health and wellness, “and Joe is the best example of that.” Staten Island Advance video/Jan […] Keep reading →
 
Post Image for Nursing school holds pinning ceremony
May 23, 2013
On Thursday, May 23, 2013, Wagner College's Evelyn L. Spiro School of Nursing held its annual pinning ceremony for graduating nurses. This is a video of the complete program, held in the Main Hall auditorium. Scroll down to see a slideshow of the photos taken at the pinning ceremony. To download photos, click on the […] Keep reading →
 
Post Image for Nursing students teach wellness programs in Port Richmond
May 14, 2013
This spring, Wagner College nursing students Elizabeth Harrington and Noelle DeNome worked with other students in the Evelyn L. Spiro School of Nursing and the other health disciplines to develop wellness programs — in Spanish — for families at El Centro del Inmigrante, a member of Wagner College’s Port Richmond Partnership on Staten Island. Professors […] Keep reading →