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Ten Things I Learned In Nursing School

Posted on November 15th | by Erin, BS Fall '13 in Accelerated, Students.
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1. Find a work play balance that works for you

2. There are so many different career paths in the nursing profession

3. If you don’t like a floor, you are only there for  a short time

4. Everyone has a different way … Read More »



Home Stretch!

Posted on November 12th | by Erin, BS Fall '13 in Accelerated, Students.
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Almost made it! I am officially done with all of the most difficult aspects of nursing school, all that’s left is Transitions! With most of the BSN program behind me I am finally ready to face the dreaded 12 hour … Read More »



Haitian Sky to Baltimore City Lights

Posted on October 11th | by Haiti Public Health Group in Accelerated, Alumni, Haiti, Nursing Talk, Public Health, SON on the Go, Students.
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After a long day of traveling (including 3 flights and lots of waiting) we arrived  safely back in Baltimore on Sunday. Lying in bed on Saturday night I thought;

“Last night I fell slept under the Haitian stars, and woke up … Read More »



Lave, Lave, Lave Men Non

Posted on October 11th | by Haiti Public Health Group in Accelerated, Haiti, Nursing Talk, Public Health, Students.
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On Wednesday, Thursday and Friday we held a Community Health Promoter Training for six of the local villages surrounding the clinic in Gatineau. Two Health Promoters were chosen by each village to attend the three-day workshop. We as students were … Read More »


Days 4, 5, 6: We Limin’ on the Island!

Posted on October 1st | by St. Croix Public Health Group in Accelerated, Nursing Talk, Public Health, St. Croix, Students.
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Hey everyone!

Sorry that we haven’t posted in a couple of days, the Internet connection went down at our condo! Let us fill you in on the last few days of our island experiences.

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Head vs. Heart

Posted on September 30th | by Haiti Public Health Group in Accelerated, Haiti, Public Health, SON on the Go, Students.
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Sunday, September 29th

“My head understands what happens here, but my heart doesn’t. And if there ever comes a day, that my head and my heart understand, I don’t want to do this anymore.”

We started off our Sunday like most Haitians … Read More »


We’re here!!

Posted on September 26th | by St. Croix Public Health Group in Accelerated, SON on the Go, St. Croix.
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Hello, everyone! So sorry we are just now writing our first blog for our Public Health trip to St. Croix! For the next ten days, Emily Sammis, Danielle Slatt, Marco Oldsman, Jerica Ladin, Marisa Cipolla, Erika Shorr, Virginia Conaway, Dr. … Read More »


Wastewater Treat!

Posted on September 20th | by Haiti Public Health Group in Accelerated, Haiti, New, SON on the Go, Students.
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As I flushed the toilet Thursday morning, I did not feel the need to say, “Goodbye forever!”  I simply told the porcelain bowl’s contents, “See you later!”  I usually take indoor plumbing for granted, but yesterday the group of Public … Read More »



Final Clinical Log–Mulango Hospital

Posted on July 25th | by Hopkins Nursing in Accelerated, Students.
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Yesterday I completed my last clinical day in nursing school–what an exciting and surreal feeling! I am so grateful for the opportunity to finish my BS here in Uganda. The past five weeks have been truly wonderful.

I spent the last … Read More »



So close you can almost taste it

Posted on July 10th | by Karen, BS Fall '13 in Accelerated, Students.
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With a summer schedule like we have right now, it’s easy to forget that there is a light at the end of the tunnel….graduation in December! I honestly never thought I would be this exhausted and ready to be done … Read More »



Summer?

Posted on July 10th | by Erin, BS Fall '13 in Accelerated, Students.
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This is the first summer that I have not spent working at an easy, primarily outdoor summer job. It’s been quite an adjustment! After only a short break over memorial day weekend we jumped right back into school, now with … Read More »



Downtime

Posted on May 6th | by Karen, BS Fall '13 in Accelerated, Baltimore, SON on the Go, Students.
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It seems like this spring semester has been full of exams, clinicals, simulations and part time jobs. BUT, on the rare occasion that there is a spare moment of downtime, we like to make the most of it. This past … Read More »