CON Welcomes New Faculty Member Matt Anderson

For Matt Anderson, his family is his biggest priority. Photo courtesy of Anderson. By Quincey Taylor Welcoming new faces to the BYU College of Nursing faculty is an opportunity to learn from people that have had different life experiences and offer new insights. The college recently welcomed assistant teaching professor Matthew Anderson to the fold.Continue reading “CON Welcomes New Faculty Member Matt Anderson”

I Would Run 100 Miles: Dr. Michael Thomas’s Ultramarathon

By Lyndee Johns Assistant teaching professor Dr. Michael Thomas will run 50 miles and he will run 50 more, just to be the man who ran 100 miles. All under 48 hours. On February 14–15, 2020, Thomas participated in the Jackpot Ultrarunning Festival in Las Vegas. The Festival offers timed races (runners run/walk as farContinue reading “I Would Run 100 Miles: Dr. Michael Thomas’s Ultramarathon”

BYU Faculty Members Wins 2020 Rivers Foundation Explorer Award

By Corbin Smith The Garhwal Himalaya range is located in Uttarakhand, India and is home to some of the tallest mountain ranges in the world. Not only does it have beautiful mountains and a glacier that feeds the Ganges River, but it also has sacred Hindu religious sites that can be found hidden in theContinue reading “BYU Faculty Members Wins 2020 Rivers Foundation Explorer Award”

Not Just a Professor, Not Just a Mentor, But a Friend

Dr. Shelly Reed exemplifies the Savior’s teaching to mourn with those that mourn and comfort those that stand in need of comfort. By Quincey Taylor Mentoring students is one of the main reasons BYU nursing faculty decide to return to our campus. They look forward to helping students through a time of their lives thatContinue reading “Not Just a Professor, Not Just a Mentor, But a Friend”

“Whatever It Takes” to Make a Video

By Lyndee Johns Two nursing students stand on the roof of the Kimball Tower, lip-synching while two professors with masks and lab coats drum on trash cans, using PVC pipes as drumsticks. Not exactly the usual way to spend a Tuesday afternoon. But hey, it’s for a good cause. The Origin The “Whatever It Takes”Continue reading ““Whatever It Takes” to Make a Video”