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Group Photo of Undergraduate Nursing Book Club
12 Oct 2021

Undergraduate Anti-Racism Book Club

In the spring of 2021, undergraduate student and NUS Representative Selyen Singh organized a virtual book club for members of her cohort. The group of ten to twenty then first-year students came together about once a month on Sunday evenings via zoom to discuss the history and ongoing impact of racism in health care.

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16 Sep 2021

Two Accolades for Jennifer Baumbusch, FAAN

The American Academy of Nursing (Academy) announced on August 4, 2021 that it has selected 225 distinguished nurse leaders to be inducted into the 2021 Class of Fellows. Among them is Dr. Jennifer Baumbusch, an Associate Professor at the School of Nursing.

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04 Aug 2021

New Health System Impact Fellows Announced

According to a news release of August 4, 2021, "The Government of Canada is investing in some of our country’s brightest minds – to provide them with the opportunity to work directly within our health systems and tackle our most pressing and complex issues."

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Marilyn Dawn Willman
19 Jul 2021

Marilyn D. Willman (1928-2021)

Marilyn Dawn Willman was born in Hancock, Michigan on December 31st, 1928. Her father was an engineer, and the family moved often within Michigan during her childhood as a result of his job.

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22 Jun 2021

Dr. Elder Roberta Price Honouring Event

On June 21, 2021 we came together as a nursing community, holding our hands high, to honour Dr. Elder Roberta Price following being conferred an Honorary Doctor of Laws. 

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Dr. Colleen Varcoe
21 Apr 2021

Funding for EQUIP Pathways Announced

On April 9, 2021, Ken Hardie, Member of Parliament for Fleetwood-Port Kells, and BC Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, Sheila Malcolmson made a joint announcement regarding government funding for the “Supporting Pathways to Care for People Who Use Drugs” (the

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