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Dr. Tonychris Nnaka

NIH T32 Pre-Doctoral Fellow and Jonas Scholar Continues Training at Dartmouth School of Medicine

Jan. 24, 2023
After a tragic incident that Tonychris Nnaka, PhD, MPH, RN, CPH, experienced when he was 8 years old, he decided that whatever he would do in life, it would be related to saving lives and serving the needs of underserved people.
Nursing Students at the Graduation Ceremony

Congratulations to the Class of Fall 2022!

Dec. 1, 2022
On Saturday, December 3, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. (CST), the School of Nursing will host a ceremony at the Bass Concert Hall in honor of the graduating Class of 2022. The School of Nursing community is excited to honor your achievements and celebrate this moment with your friends and family.
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Fall 2022 Light the Lamp Pinning Ceremony

Sept. 7, 2022
On Friday, September 2, 2022, the School of Nursing celebrated the Fall 2022​ Light the Lamp Pinning Ceremony. The ceremony honored our nursing students entering clinical settings in a pinning ceremony promoting humanistic, patient-centered care.
Dean Alexa Stuifbergen

Alexa Stuifbergen to Conclude Tenure as Dean after 2022-23 Academic Year

Aug. 18, 2022
After over a decade of dedicated service as the dean of The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing, Alexa Stuifbergen will conclude her tenure as dean upon completion of the 2022-23 academic year and will continue as faculty.

Congratulations to the Class of Spring 2022!

May 16, 2022

On Friday, May 20th, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. (CST), the School of Nursing will host a ceremony at the Bass Concert Hall in honor of the graduating Class of 2022. The School of Nursing community is excited to honor your achievements and celebrate this moment with your friends and family.

National Nurses Week 2022: Spotlights

May 6, 2022
Read about Dara Vasquez, Tonychris Nnaka, Katherine “Kat” Carroll Britt, Hanade Abdalla, Eliana Gill, and Victoria Wright.

Celebrating National Nurses Week: May 6-12, 2022

May 6, 2022

The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing celebrates National Nurses Week by highlighting a few of our alumni, students, and instructors who have heard and responded to the call of our profession amid challenging times. Read more about these leaders below and join us in our celebration of these everyday heroes.

Congratulations to the Class of Fall 2021!

Dec. 16, 2021

On Saturday, December 4th, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. (CST), the School of Nursing hosted a ceremony at the Bass Concert Hall in honor of the graduating Class of 2021. The School of Nursing community is excited to honor your achievements and celebrate this moment with your friends and family.

Fall 2021 Light the Lamp Pinning Ceremony

Oct. 20, 2021

On Friday, October 1st, 2021, the School of Nursing celebrated the Fall 2021​ Light the Lamp Pinning Ceremony. The ceremony honored our nursing students entering clinical settings in a pinning ceremony promoting humanistic, patient-centered care.

Gone to Nursing 2021!

Sept. 1, 2021

On Tuesday, August 24th, 2021, the School of Nursing welcomed both incoming undergraduate and graduate students with our own "Gone to Nursing" program. Students were able to meet with new classmates, current students, and the School of Nursing faculty and staff. They were able to connect with various Nursing student organizations and celebrate the beginning of the school year in a casual and fun way.