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  1. Nursing Students Broaden Skills While Serving Rural Wisconsin

    Photo of Nursing Students in Rural WisconsinA dairy farmer in northwestern Wisconsin sized up his mangled thumb, wrapped in duct tape, and issued his prognosis: It would heal eventually and, besides, it was milking time.

    The man was one of many rural residents that University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing students met during an annual three-week Rural Community Health Immersion Clinical program.

  2. "Alive Inside" Brings Partners Across Disciplines to Cooper Hall

    Photo of small discussion group What do a social work professor, graduate student in music, VA physician, state health agency staff, music therapist and associate dean of nursing have in common?

    They all led small group discussions following a special screening of the documentary “Alive Inside” in Cooper Hall.

  3. State Dementia Friendly Community Efforts Draw Nursing School’s Interest

    Photo of Zimmerman Cafe

    On the streets of Watertown, University of Wisconsin-Madison nursing student Kathryn Gerber is learning about dementia and how a community can help remove the stigma that follows people with memory loss.


  4. Nursing school's digital tool helps school nurses treat kids' chronic ailments

    Photo of school nurse and studentLori Anderson, the daughter of an Oconomowoc school nurse, saw the daily challenges of school nurses even as a kid: not enough time, too few resources and isolation from peers.

    As a clinical professor at UW-Madison’s School of Nursing, Anderson helped tackle those problems by creating a web-based tool that school nurses in 30 Wisconsin counties and across West Virginia are using to treat and better understand kids’ chronic illnesses.

  5. Dr. Pridham to be inducted into the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame

    The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), will induct Professor Emerita Dr. Karen Frick Pridham, PhD, RN, FAAN, into the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame on July 25, 2015.




  • Elevated view of Cooper Hall
  • Cooper Hall atrium-aerial view
  • Cooper Hall Donor Wall
  • SSCH historical scrolls
  • Cooper Hall rooftop garden chairs
  • Signe Skott Cooper wall tribute in Cooper Hall
  • Cooper Hall display-Florence Nightingale
  • Cooper Hall atrium
  • You Share 2014 logo
  • Cooper Hall ALC
  • Cooper Hall atrium display
  • Cooper Hall'sSkott Commons Window Wall
  • CTTEN patient simulator
  • SSCH_display_Skott_Commons
  • Dean's Suite display
  • Cooper Hall exterior
  • CTEN study area
  • Inspirational message
  • CTEN entrance
  • Witness tree installation
  • Weikel Suite entrance
  • Cooper Hall north exterior patio
  • Vision_history Wall



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