News Archive

With as many students and faculty active in education, practice, policy and research as we have at GW Nursing, it can be difficult to capture all of their stories. These are just some examples of the work going on here — work done by dedicated students and top-tier faculty alike — that help this school continue to grow and flourish.

Alumnus Spotlight: Scott Schaffer

May 8, 2023

Kayla Barnes, RN, B.S.N., an Army veteran and a 2022 graduate of the Veterans B.S.N. program, took the opportunity to reflect on her nursing journey with us.

Teaming Up to Improve Empathy in Telehealth for an Underserved Community

May 8, 2023

Nurses, physicians and other care providers are trained to not say, “I understand how you feel,” because it’s impossible to understand the full dimensions of someone’s experience.

2022 Age-Friendly Ecosystem Summit

April 26, 2023

The concept of an Age-Friendly Ecosystem builds on the original concept of Age-Friendly Cities first introduced by the World Health Organization.

Fellowship in Health Policy and Media

April 26, 2023

The Fellowship in Health Policy and Media increases the visibility of nurses in the media by improving their skills in disseminating knowledge and stories.

A Partnership to Improve Health System Communication Strategies

April 26, 2023

The Center for Health Policy and Media Engagement has sought to increase the presence of nurses and other health-care professionals in the media.

Dr. Beverly Malone, National League for Nursing President and CEO, to Speak at GW Nursing’s 2023 Graduation Celebration

April 25, 2023

President and CEO of the National League for Nursing Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, will deliver keynote remarks at the GW Nursing's graduation celebration.

GW Nursing Catapults into U.S. News Top 20 Best Master’s Programs in Nursing, with DNP Landing in the Top 30

April 25, 2023

GW Nursing’s MSN Program has broken into the top 20 of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Master’s Programs! GW’s DNP Program secured a spot in the top 30.

What Does Death With Dignity Look Like?

GW doctoral student fights for legistlative reform on end-of-life options in Colorado
April 18, 2023

Ashley Fry, a D.N.P. student on the health policy track at the GW School of Nursing, doesn’t limit herself to academic study of her field

Research Faculty Spotlight: Priyanka Shrestha

March 21, 2023

Getting to know more about research faculty member Priyanka Shrestha.

GW Faculty and Staff Meet with Nursing Advocates on Capitol Hill to Advance Healthcare through Nursing

February 6, 2023

The Future of Nursing Campaign for Action, sponsored by the AARP Foundation and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, along with the Nursing Community Coalition, hosted a reception in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill.

Andrews Nyantakyi, ABSN '22, Develops Successful Bystander CPR Training for Ghana

January 30, 2023

Andrews Nyantakyi, RN, ABSN '22, BSc., started Elijeko Foundation with a group of volunteer health care professionals in Ghana and the United States.

GW Nursing Ranked #8 by U.S. News & World Report

January 24, 2023

For the sixth straight year, GW Nursing’s Master of Science in Nursing program was ranked in the top 10 of the U.S.