General News

AG-ACNP Program Informational Sessions

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Please join us for informational sessions about the AG-ACNP Program, offered by the UNC Charlotte School of Nursing, on the following dates: Zoom link: https://charlotte-edu.zoom.us/my/awiniger Meeting ID: 664 103 0879 For more information, please contact the following faculty members: Tonya Anderson PHD, RN, FNP-BC, AGACNP, CNE Advanced Clinical Coordinator Amy Winiger, DNP, MSN, ACNP-BC, FACC AGACNP Clinical […]

Celebrating Ashlynn Patterson: Selected for Atrium Health Medical Critical Care Fellowship

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We are excited to announce that Ashlynn Patterson, a student in the Adult Gerontological Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AG-ACNP) program at UNC Charlotte School of Nursing, has been selected for the prestigious Atrium Health Medical Critical Care Fellowship. A Competitive Process Ashlynn was chosen from a competitive pool of candidates, including those from top programs […]

Recognizing Excellence: DAISY Spring 2024 Award Winners

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Congratulations to Rebekah Overcash and Maya Dove, recipients of the DAISY Spring 2024 Nurse Educator and Student Nurse awards, respectively! Rebekah Overcash’s impact on her students is undeniable, with over half of the nominations highlighting her outstanding influence. Well done, Rebekah! Maya Dove’s commitment to exceptional clinical skill and compassionate care sets a high standard […]

Twin RNs: Re’lyn and Reyna Harper

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A Dynamic Duo in Nursing Twins Re’lyn and Reyna Harper will complete bachelor’s degrees from the School of Nursing this weekend. And then the dynamic duo will start their professional nursing careers working at Atrium Wake Forest Baptist in Winston Salem, North Carolina; Re’lyn in medical-surgical and Reyna in the NICU. Learn more about these […]

Spotlight on Excellence: Recognizing Our Faculty & Staff Award Recipients

The School of Nursing proudly continues to collect accolades, illustrating our commitment to excellence in education and service. We are excited to announce that several members of our faculty and staff have been recognized by the College Nominations, Awards, and Elections Committee (CNAEC) for their contributions to our department and the College of Health and […]

School of Nursing Junior, Junior Jalen London Selected as Amgen Scholar

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We’re excited to share that UNC Charlotte Junior, Jalen London, has been chosen for the prestigious Amgen Scholars program. This summer, Jalen will continue his research at Harvard University, building on his work from last summer under the mentorship of Professor Suzanne Walker. London said his love for biochemical research began his freshman year at […]

Celebrating Innovation: Ashton Atmore, UNC Charlotte’s Staff Employee of the Year

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We’re thrilled to announce Ashton Atmore as one of UNC Charlotte’s Staff Employees of the Year for Innovation. His dedication to fostering innovative spaces has made a profound impact on our campus community. Reflecting on his journey, Ashton considers his greatest achievement to be the moment he witnessed the lightbulb in students’ heads go off […]

Breaking News: UNC Charlotte School of Nursing Achieves 100% Pass Rate on NCLEX Exam!

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We are thrilled to announce a historic achievement for the UNC Charlotte School of Nursing! For the first time, every student from the December graduation cohort passed the NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination) on their first attempt! This milestone marks a significant moment in our program’s history. The NCLEX exam is renowned for its rigor […]

UNC Charlotte School of Nursing Collaborates with DaVita Dialysis Centers!

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We’re excited to announce our new Collaboration with DaVita Dialysis Centers of Mecklenburg County! Approximately 20 centers will be sending nurses and patient care technicians to our Learning Resource Center for advanced simulation training. This collaboration aims to equip up to 100 DaVita employees with the critical skills to respond to emergency dialysis patients. The first live […]

Charlotte’s Online Bachelor’s Programs: No. 7 Nationally with Spotlight on RN to BSN

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Exciting news for UNC Charlotte! The university has once again solidified its position among the top-tier institutions for online education. According to U.S. News & World Report’s 2024 Best Online Bachelor’s Degrees rankings, UNC Charlotte ranks No. 7 in the nation, marking its third consecutive year in the top 10. This recognition highlights UNC Charlotte’s […]