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Jun
21
2017
Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing Abundant Awards from Baylor to LHSON Faculty, Staff and Student Leader
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing is honored that Baylor University recognized Dr. Cheryl Riley as the recipient of The Outstanding Faculty Award as well as Jeanne Carey as Outstanding Staff Award. In addition, the Division of Student Life for Baylor University recognized Dr. Beth Hultquist as 2017 Advisor of the Year for Student Organizations and LHSON student Shania Douglas with the 2017 Excellence in Student Involvement Award.
Jun
12
2017
LHSON Welcomes New Coordinator of Pre-Nursing Services
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) is pleased to welcome Cene’ Griffin Linares as the new Coordinator of Pre-Nursing Services.
Jun
12
2017
LHSON Welcomes New Coordinator of Recruitment and Enrollment
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) is pleased to welcome Madison Adcock as the new Coordinator of Recruitment and Enrollment. In her role at LHSON, Ms. Adcock will work to recruit and serve prospective students through the admissions process.
Jun
12
2017
LHSON Welcomes New Research and Grant Coordinator
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) is pleased to welcome Brittany Doulaye as the new Research and Grant Coordinator.
Jun
8
2017
Baylor Honors Outstanding Faculty for 2016-2017
LHSON congratulates Dr. Cheryl Riley for being one of 12 faculty members recognized by Baylor as Outstanding Faculty in the areas of teaching, scholarship and contributions to the academic community for the 2016-2017 academic year.
May
26
2017
LHSON is honored to be featured four times in this BaylorProud article about women serving in senior leadership positions at Baylor noting Dean Shelley Conroy, Dr. Linda Plank, Dr. Tanya Sudia and Dr. Dora Bradley.
May
10
2017
Big Kids' Swing Project - Swing 'Em Bears
The Baylor Student Nurses Association (BSNA) of Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) asked senior engineering design students from Baylor University in Waco to build a special therapeutic swing for the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas (RMHD). The swing will be presented to RMHD on Wednesday, May 10 at 2:00 p.m. at 4707 Bengal Street, Dallas, Texas 75235.
May
9
2017
Read this article about Baylor researchers are teaming up with Baylor Social Innovation Collaborative (BAY-SIC) building on the ongoing partnership of Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing and Bangalore Baptist Hospital.
Mar
24
2017
LHSON Celebrates Fulbright Global Scholar Award to Dr. Lori Spies
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing is pleased to announce Assistant Professor, Dr. Lori A. Spies, PhD, RN, NP-C, Assistant Professor, Family Nurse Practitioner and Missions Coordinator, was notified by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board that she was selected for a 2017-18 Fulbright Global Scholar Award.
Mar
23
2017
DFW Great 100 Nurses 2017 - Four Honored at LHSON
Baylor University’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing is proud to have fifteen nurses recognized over the years as DFW Great 100 Nurses of which four are being honored in 2017: Robin Caldwell, Shelby Garner, Llewellyn (Lyn) Prater and Lori Spies The prestigious event is scheduled for Monday, April 17, 2017 at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center.
Mar
17
2017
Baylor University’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing hosted “Bears Go Bald” on Friday, March 17, 2017 in the lobby of the nursing school. The Baylor Student Nurses Association (BSNA) worked with St. Baldrick’s Foundation to help raise money for pediatric cancer research.
Mar
14
2017
U.S. News & World Report 2018 Best Graduate Schools - Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing Ranked
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) is excited to share the news of our placement in the U.S. News & World Report (USNWR) rankings for the 2018 Best Graduate Schools.
Mar
8
2017
6th Annual Going for the Gold Gala Raises Over $1 Million
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON), located in the heart of the Baylor University Medical Center, hosted its sixth annual Going for the Gold Gala on Saturday, February 25, 2017, at the Fairmont Hotel raising more than $1 million for the new nursing school building as well as gifts for scholarships. With more than 600 attendees, the theme was “Coming Together to Make a Difference” and recognized and honored those who serve our communities – both the nurses who care for our sick and wounded and our selfless public servants in the police and firefighting communities.
Jan
10
2017
2017 U.S. News & World Report Ranks Best Online Grad Programs, Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing Ranked #39 for MSN in Nursing Leadership & Innovation Online Program
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing is pleased to share that U.S. News & World Report ranked our Master of Science in Nursing Leadership and Innovation online degree program at #39 of the “2017 Best Online Graduate Programs.”
Dec
15
2016
Save the Date - 6th Annual Going for the Gold Gala Feb. 25, 2017, Derek Haas
Located in the heart of Dallas, The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) will host its sixth annual Going for the Gold Gala on Saturday, February 25, 2017, 6:00 p.m. at the Fairmont Dallas Hotel located at 1717 North Akard Street in Dallas. In the last five years the spectacular event has become a source of support for the most critical needs of the School and its students. We hope you will mark your calendars now to join us to support our dedicated Baylor nursing students who exemplify our school motto to Learn.Lead.Serve.™
Nov
18
2016
Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing Recognizes National Nurse Practitioner Week, Baylor Nurses Make a Difference for the Underserved at AGAPE Clinic
The role of the nurse practitioner (NP) is showcased November 13 - 19, 2016, as NPs across the country celebrate more than 50 years of practice during National NP Week. In the United States, this distinguished group of health care professionals number approximately 222,000 strong with an additional 20,000 NP students graduating each year, according to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
Nov
11
2016
LHSON Hosts Scholarship Celebration Dinner
On Thursday, November 10, at 7 p.m., Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) hosted a Scholarship Celebration Dinner at the Royal Oaks Country Club in Dallas with more than 144 attendees. The evening provided an opportunity for LHSON to recognize endowed scholarship donors, scholarship recipients and Going for the Gold Gala sponsors.
Oct
27
2016
Baylor nursing students train on birthing simulator
VIDEO: Students and staff at Baylor University’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing are featured in this story about the School’s “high fidelity” birthing simulator. Doctoral candidate Shannon Reed and lab manager Jeanne Carey were interviewed.
Oct
14
2016
Baylor Regents Announce Significant Gift From Drayton McLane for Nursing School Academic Building Renovation
At its regular Homecoming meeting, the Baylor University Board of Regents today announced a significant gift from Baylor Regent Emeritus Drayton McLane Jr., B.B.A. ’58, his wife, Elizabeth, and the McLane family toward the renovation of Baylor’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) in Dallas. The board approved the project, which will cost $18 million, to renovate the former Baptist Building in Dallas, which will more than triple the space of the current School of Nursing campus. Active fundraising continues to raise the total amount needed to complete this important project.
Sep
16
2016
8th Annual North Texas Giving Day - September 22, BU LHSON Goal to Raise $50,000
The nation’s largest giving day is back for its 8th year on September 22, 2016. We encourage our alums, faculty/staff, students and community supporters to show their Baylor spirit and love for Baylor nurses by giving to the Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing on North Texas Giving Day. In 2015, LHSON raised over $43,700 from 247 donors during the 18-hour giving day. This year we hope to reach 300 donors and raise more than $50,000 in gifts

Donations of $25 to $5,000 made 6 a.m. to midnight on North Texas Giving Day to nonprofits listed on www.NorthTexasGivingDay.org will be amplified by more than $2 million in bonus funds and prizes. Last year, more than 1,000 Dallas County-based nonprofits benefited on North Texas Giving Day. Join the conversation on Twitter or Facebook via #NTxGivingDay and @NorthTexasGivingDay.
Jul
20
2016
Baylor University Alumni Help Turn Hospitalized Children into Superheros
Capes 4 Kids was started in 2013 by two students at the Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing. Jordan Loetscher, B.S. (nursing) ’13, and Cody Reynolds, B.S. (nursing) ’13, along with the rest of the student leadership team, were charged with deciding what to do for their senior class give-back project. Instead of fundraising for an item to donate to the school, like most senior classes do, the team came up with the idea to create and deliver superhero capes to children battling serious illnesses. Click the full story to read more.
Jul
20
2016
The Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare Awards Grant to LHSON
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) has been selected by The Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) to participate in the DNP Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar Program. The Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar at LHSON is made possible by a grant from the Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare.
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