ForwardNursing Magazine

More Spring 2021

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    Celebrating a Decade of Success with the CARDS

    For a little over a decade, the Wisconsin Network for Research Support has been focused on patient and community engagement, as well as providing innovative services to help clients and researchers connect with participants and key stakeholders throughout every stage of their projects.

  • Nicole Thomas

    Looking at Health Through a Different Lens

    Under the advisement of Lisa Bratzke ’88, MS’92, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, FAHA, Nicole Thomas is using her PhD program to develop research in the burgeoning field of epigenetics and the intergenerational transmission of trauma.

  • BSN student administers COVID-19 vaccination

    Vaccination Efforts in Full Swing

    The School of Nursing is making an impact with vaccination efforts throughout Wisconsin with the BN-CoVED initiative.

  • family celebrates graduation

    Honoring a Nurse | Florence Grossberg

    The Florence Grossberg Nursing Scholarship was created in Florence’s memory to provide support to students at the School of Nursing who come from socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds and diverse environments. The fund will provide tuition assistance and mentorship opportunities for students enrolled in the BSN@Home program, the School’s first such scholarship.

  • NAO Award winner Canary_Girardeau

    2020 NAO Award Winners

    The most recent NAO award winners—Canary Savage Girardeau Cert ’55, who received the Distinguished Achievement Award, and Cassondra (Cassie) Dietrick ’19, who received the Outstanding Badger Nursing Award—serve as exemplary leaders in the profession and society.


scenes of Cooper Hall during the pandemic


Life During the Coronavirus Pandemic

From administering vaccinations to providing life-saving care, UW–Madison School of Nursing alumni, faculty, and students have played vital roles in the fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Current and future Badger nurses submitted photos to share a glimpse into their day-to-day lives during the pandemic. Cooper Hall and classroom photos by Alexander André.