Nursing Students Receive Scholarships from IBC
Feb22

Nursing Students Receive Scholarships from IBC

Through the Nurses for Tomorrow grant from the Independence Blue Cross (IBC) Foundation, Immaculata University is offering more than $50,000 in scholarships to be distributed among two graduate students in the MSN program ($24,480 total) and 21 undergraduate nursing students in the pre-licensure or RN to BSN programs ($26,024 total). These competitive scholarships were awarded to support a part of the students’ Spring 2017 tuition. To...

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Immaculata Hosts “Girls in Medicine” Event
Jul19

Immaculata Hosts “Girls in Medicine” Event

Immaculata University welcomes high school females, who aspire to enter the healthcare industry, for a day-long conference on Thursday, July 21. “Immaculata is extremely proud that these students will be spending a part of their educational journey with our faculty,” stated Patricia Knecht, Ph.D., R.N., ANEF and chair of the Division of Nursing at IU. “Our Nursing faculty have prepared a comprehensive and engaging day for these...

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Carolyn Wiesner Joins Nursing Faculty
Nov12

Carolyn Wiesner Joins Nursing Faculty

Immaculata University announces that Carolyn Wiesner of Thornton PA, has joined the faculty in the Division of Nursing where she will instruct students in the undergraduate pre-licensure Nursing program. Beginning her academic career at Delaware County Community College as adjunct clinical faculty and then as interim nursing program coordinator, Wiesner also served as an adjunct Nursing faculty member for Immaculata for over two...

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IU Welcomes Cristina Tansey to Nursing Faculty
Oct29

IU Welcomes Cristina Tansey to Nursing Faculty

Immaculata University announces that Cristina Tansey ’11, MSN, RNC, of Newtown Square, PA, has joined the faculty in the Division of Nursing where she will instruct students in the undergraduate pre-licensure Nursing program. Most recently serving as Nursing Lab faculty for Immaculata, Tansey was also the assistant director of the Nursing Clinical Simulation Lab since August 2014. She started her nursing career as a staff nurse at The...

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IBC Nurses for Tomorrow
Oct26

IBC Nurses for Tomorrow

Immaculata University Division of Nursing is pleased to announce that two Nursing students pursuing a Master of Science in Nursing, Lisa Polk of Hatfield, PA and Peaches Procaccio of Springfield (Delaware County), PA, were the recipients of the 2014-2015 Independence Blue Cross Nurses for Tomorrow Graduate scholarship. Nurses for Tomorrow specifically focuses on the goal of retention of students throughout their years of study,...

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