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Assistant Professor Robin Austin, PhD, DNP, DC, RN-BC, FAMIA, FNAP, and Associate Professor Sripriya Rajamani, PhD, MBBS, MPH, FAMIA, were named the recipients of the Academic Forum Best Paper Award.

Jenna Marquard

Professor Jenna Marquard, PhD, FACMI, Cora Meidl Siehl Chair in Nursing Research for Improved Patient Care, was inducted into the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI) during a ceremony in November.

give to the max day 2023

More than 50 University of Minnesota School of Nursing alumni and friends donated over $32,000 to the I Want to be a Nurse scholarship fund during Give to the Max Day 2023.


Caroline Njau

Caroline Njau, MBA, BSN, RN, NEA-BC, chief nursing officer and senior vice president of Patient Care Services at Children's Minnesota, will deliver the commencement address.

Teddie Potter

Seventy-five percent of Minnesota’s health care professionals agreed that climate change is happening, however, only 21% felt well prepared to discuss climate change, according to a recent study.

Misty Wilkie

The Center for Indigenous People, Health and Nursing of North America launched at the University of Minnesota School of Nursing to minimize health disparities to improve health outcomes for American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) people, families and communities.

Meet the Master of Nursing Class of 2024

This fall, the University of Minnesota School of Nursing welcomed 63 students to the Master of Nursing (MN) program. 

Robin Austin and Elizabeth Umberfield

The University of Minnesota School of Nursing and Mayo Clinic Department of Nursing are collaborating to award a joint seed grant to support nursing innovation and discovery.

HEED 2023 Logo

For the eighth consecutive year, the University of Minnesota School of Nursing received the Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine.

5 alums inducted into American Academy of Nursing

Five alumni were among the 253 distinguished nurse leaders inducted into the American Academy of Nursing in October.