College of Nursing News


  • C-P.A.W.W. 2016 Update

    Nov 11, 2016 by College of Nursing Marketing
    ​It’s been a bustling summer for Canines Providing Assistance to Wounded Warriors (C-P.A.W.W.).
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  • Family Nominates Hammond for CO Hall of Fame

    Nov 11, 2016 by College of Nursing Marketing
    Zipporah Parks Hammond (1924-2011), BS '46, has been nominated for induction to the Colorado Hall of Fame three times.
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  • ACPNP Program Graduates First PGC Cohort

    Nov 11, 2016 by College of Nursing Marketing
    The ACPNP program, which offers both a postgraduate certificate (PGC) and a master of science degree, celebrated the graduation of its first cohort earlier this year.
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  • College Names Former Cadet Nurse Honorary Alumna

    Nov 11, 2016 by College of Nursing Marketing
    Among the hundreds who crossed a major life milestone at spring commencement on May 27, 2016, was Elaine Provancha, a former nursing student who was granted an honorary alumna award from the College of Nursing Alumni Association.
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  • Alumna Named Magnet Nurse of the Year

    Jun 6, 2016 by Asia Groves
    ​Kelsi Griffin, RN, a CON alumna and UCH pulmonary unit nurse, was recently granted the 2016 Magnet Nurse of the Year Award for Exemplary Professional Practice by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
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  • College of Nursing Alumna Earns DAISY Award

    Jun 6, 2016 by Asia Groves
    ​​The CON would like to congratulate Johanna Maier, RN, of the University of Colorado Hospital’s Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) for her special recognition by the DAISY Foundation.
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  • Student Ambassador attends EBP Conference

    May 5, 2016 by Asia Groves
    ​Hannah Osieczanek, the CON’s Student Ambassador for the traditional BS program, attended the 28th Annual Rocky Mountain Interprofessional Research & Evidence-Based Practice Symposium that took place April 14-15, 2016.
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  • New Campus Clinic Open to Students

    Mar 3, 2016 by College of Nursing Marketing
    ​If students on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus found themselves ill before Sept. 15, 2015, they would have had to use the emergency room or find a provider on their own. But now, thanks to a collaboration of several campus partners, the Campus Health Center (CHC) is available on the second floor of the CU Anschutz Health and Wellness Center.
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  • College Opens New Primary Care Clinic in Aurora

    Mar 3, 2016 by College of Nursing Marketing
    CU Healthcare Partners at Belleview Point held the clinic’s grand opening on the morning of Thursday, Jan. 21.
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  • Celebrating 50 Years of Nurse Practitioner Education

    Aug 8, 2015 by College of Nursing Marketing
    The University of Colorado College of Nursing has been celebrating the 50th anniversary of nurse practitioner education.
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  • College Continues Caring Science Legacy

    Aug 8, 2015 by College of Nursing Marketing
    The CU College of Nursing is bringing caring back to the forefront of nursing with new Caring Science track in the PhD program under the leadership of the Watson Caring Science Endowed Chair, Sara HortonDeutsch, PhD, PMHCNS, RN, FAAN, ANEF.
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  • CU Faculty, Alumni Impact Practice Requirements in Colorado

    Aug 8, 2015 by College of Nursing Marketing
    Advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) have had to start their careers in Colorado under regulations that rival few other states in stringency.
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  • Psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner program expands leadership

    May 11, 2015 by College of Nursing Marketing
    The University of Colorado College of Nursing's Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Program is experiencing unprecedented growth and expansion unmatched by any similar program in the United States.
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