Tag: vocational nurse

National Nurses Week Spotlight: Stanbridge Nursing Student Finds Calling in Mother’s Battle with Cancer

National Nurses Week Spotlight: Stanbridge Nursing Student Finds Calling in Mother’s Battle with Cancer

Stanbridge College Vocational Nurse Alumnus, Kylee Sloan found the true meaning of being nurse in the darkest of places. As she witnessed the trials and tribulations of her mother’s battle with cancer, Kylee found hope, motivation, and ultimately the determination to pursue her dream to help others in their greatest time of need. “As for […]

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Stanbridge Spotlight: Gaby Nuno, LVN, Alumnus of Vocational Nursing Program

Gaby Nuno, LVN and current Quality Care Nurse at Memorial Healthcare, graduated from the Vocational Nurse Diploma program at Stanbridge College in 2010. In this spotlight, Gaby talks about finding the inspiration to become a nurse from her grandmother, her time at Stanbridge College training in the Nursing Skills Lab, and how Stanbridge instructors went […]

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More than Medals: Over 100 Students Volunteer at Special Olympics 2013 Summer Games

More than Medals: Over 100 Students Volunteer at Special Olympics 2013 Summer Games

On June 7th, the Southern California Special Olympics began the 44th annual 2013 Summer Games featuring six competitions for over 1,100 athletes with disabilities in Long Beach, California. Over 100 Stanbridge students represented REACH – Beyond the Classroom™ as they volunteered their time throughout the weekend cheering, serving food, and helping the athletes during the […]

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Stanbridge Alumni Spotlight: Nursing Alumnus Wendy Gaggiano, LVN

Stanbridge Alumni Spotlight: Nursing Alumnus Wendy Gaggiano, LVN

Stanbridge College Nursing alumnus, Wendy Gaggiano, LVN, hopes to make a difference in the lives of each her patients every day. In her spotlight interview, Wendy discusses how the personal experience given to her at Stanbridge and lessons of time management and discipline helped her grow both personally and professionally. SC: What where you doing […]

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Rewarding Moments at Stanbridge College: Nursing Students Help Improve Patient Quality of Life

Stanbridge College nursing students are preparing themselves for a career that’s rewarding professionally and personally every day. Instructor Adeline Justeson recounts how a group of Stanbridge College nursing students found a creative way to help improve a patient’s quality of life while learning clinical skills at a skilled nursing facility. The patient, suffering from Multiple […]

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