News at Georgia Baptist College of Nursing

June 22, 2017
Mercer University’s Georgia Baptist College of Nursing was recently awarded a nearly $2 million grant by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to increase nursing education opportunities for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds, including racial and ethnic minorities who are underrepresented among registered nurses.
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June 5, 2017
Three Mercer University faculty members were recently selected as Governor's Teaching Fellows, a highly selective program designed to develop important teaching skills through emerging technologies and instructional tools and sponsored by the Institute of Higher Education at the University of Georgia.
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April 3, 2017
Mercer University’s seventh annual Atlanta Research Conference will take place on April 8, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., to showcase work by students and faculty from the Cecil B. Day Graduate and Professional Campus and Regional Academic Centers.
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March 22, 2017
Mercer University and Mercer Health Sciences Center are sponsors of the fourth annual Atlanta Science Festival, which culminates in the Exploration Expo, held March 25, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., in Centennial Olympic Park.
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September 22, 2016
Mercer University’s Georgia Baptist College of Nursing recently welcomed 20 newly admitted Bachelor of Science in Nursing students to its inaugural class of D2D (Dedicated to Diversity) Scholars.
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June 17, 2016
Dr. Jennifer L. Bartlett, assistant professor in Mercer University’s Georgia Baptist College of Nursing, was recently selected as a 2016 Governor’s Teaching Fellow.
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June 16, 2016
Mercer University’s Georgia Baptist College of Nursing was recently awarded a nearly $350,000 grant by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to increase nursing education opportunities for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds, including racial and ethnic minorities who are underrepresented among registered nurses.
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June 1, 2016
Sarah O. Watts, a Ph.D. student in Mercer University’s Georgia Baptist College of Nursing, has been selected to receive the 2016 Southern Nursing Research Society (SNRS)/National League for Nursing (NLN) Doctoral Dissertation Award.
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May 9, 2016
Mercer University Georgia Baptist College of Nursing faculty member Dr. Lanell Bellury is one of 12 scholars nationwide who have been selected to participate in the 2016-2017 Nurse Faculty Leadership Academy (NFLA).
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April 27, 2016
Nearly 2,000 students will graduate in five Mercer University commencements during May in Macon, Atlanta and Savannah. The University will confer bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees, as well as honorary degrees to State Rep. Larry J. (Butch) Parrish and musician Gregg Allman.
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March 24, 2016
The sixth annual Mercer Atlanta Research Conference will be held April 16 on the Cecil B. Day Graduate and Professional Campus and will feature numerous student and faculty presentations from six of the University’s 12 schools and colleges.
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April 14, 2015
Ryan Bannan, a junior in Mercer University's Georgia Baptist College of Nursing, was elected president of the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA) during the organization's 63rd annual convention, April 8-12, in Phoenix, Arizona.
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February 17, 2015
Dr. Virginia Dare Domico, professor and associate dean for graduate programs in Mercer University's Georgia Baptist College of Nursing, was appointed to the State Board of Nursing Home Administrators last week by Gov. Nathan Deal.
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October 21, 2014
Mercer University Associate Professor Brenda Rowe, M.N., R.N., J.D., has been appointed to the Georgia Ebola Response Team by Gov. Nathan Deal.
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