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  • Helen Wood Hall Expansion: Time-Lapse January Update

    Tuesday, January 19, 2021 — An updated look at the Helen Wood Hall's building expansion project.

  • Deep Roots: UR Nursing Researcher Receives Grant to Cultivate Healthy Eating Habits for Local Migrant Workers

    Tuesday, January 19, 2021 — A leading researcher at the University of Rochester School of Nursing is aiming to improve the nutrition of the people who help put healthy food on our tables.

  • Heffner, Lin Make History as Newest UR Wilson Professors

    Monday, December 21, 2020 — The installation of Kathi Heffner, PhD, and Vankee Lin, PhD, RN, as Wilson Professors was unlike any that had come before it. Heffner and Lin were the first School of Nursing faculty members to be awarded the University of Rochester’s prestigious ...

  • Spotlight on: Patty Smith, RN, BSN, ER Nurse, St. James Hospital

    Monday, December 21, 2020 — Patty Smith, RN, BSN, was a bank manager for 15 years before she took a leap of faith and went back to school to become a nurse at age 34. “Nursing was always at the back of my mind,” said Smith, an ER nurse at St. James Hospital. “My dad was ...

  • UR School of Nursing to Launch New Acute Care Pediatric NP Program

    Thursday, December 17, 2020 — The University of Rochester School of Nursing is set to launch a new Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP) Acute Care program, its latest groundbreaking initiative in a history of transformative nurse practitioner education. The one-year ...