Extreme Wilderness Nursing

By Corbin Smith Extreme wilderness nursing at the BYU College of Nursing. Yep, you read that right. Let me say it again. Extreme wilderness nursing at the BYU College of Nursing. What does that mean? Allow me to explain. Imagine with me that you and a group of your friends have gone to Zion NationalContinue reading “Extreme Wilderness Nursing”

Student Spotlight: Jenna Lewis

By Corbin Smith As we all know, nursing takes on many faces. Nursing is special because careers can range from a variety of fields. The BYU College of Nursing values all extracurricular activities and organizations and encourages students to participate in those opportunities so that students can be exposed to a wide collection of theseContinue reading “Student Spotlight: Jenna Lewis”

Dr. Katreena Merrill: Using Edmunds Fellowship to Combat Superbugs

Untreatable bacteria are on the rise and the cause? Overusing antibiotics. Photo courtesy of Pixabay. By Quincey Taylor Every year, a member of the BYU College of Nursing faculty is awarded the Mary Ellen Edmunds “Learning the Healer’s art” Fellowship. The awardee receives funding for three years to put towards their research in progressing theContinue reading “Dr. Katreena Merrill: Using Edmunds Fellowship to Combat Superbugs”

Thanks, SNA For Another Great Year!

By Jessica Tanner What do J-Dawgs, College of Nurses’ students, and a dunk-tank all have in common? All were at yesterday’s closing social for the Student Nursing Association. The society is student-run and works to coordinate events and help students become more involved in the community. At the closing social, students were able to enjoyContinue reading “Thanks, SNA For Another Great Year!”

The Anatomy and Chemistry Survival Guide

By Jessica Tanner Finals are almost here. Fortunately, so is Emerie McQuiston, a second-semester student working as a first-year student mentor. While she focuses on mentoring pre-nursing students, especially as they balance Chemistry 285 and Human Anatomy homework, the strategies she gives are universal. So, whether you need some study tips for finals or areContinue reading “The Anatomy and Chemistry Survival Guide”