20 Nursing Students Awarded American Psychiatric Nurses Associations Board of Directors Student Scholarship

Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) July 21, 2015 The American Psychiatric Nurses Association selects undergraduate and graduate nursing students with a demonstrated passion for psychiatric-mental health nursing to receive the APNA Board of Directors Student Scholarship. This year’s twenty recipients will receive registration, travel, and lodging expenses to attend the APNA 29th Annual ...

Bike New York Student Ambassadors to Ride in TD Five Boro Bike Tour For First Time

Bike New York Student Ambassadors to Ride in TD Five Boro Bike Tour For First Time
New York, NY (PRWEB) April 21, 2015 For many cyclists, this year’s TD Five Boro Bike Tour (May 3) will be their first; for some, it will be their first large-scale organized ride ever. The nonprofit Bike New York has invited 20 New Yorkers who have recently benefited from its free bike education program (funded ...

BreakThrough Physical Therapy Partnering with Crazy Running to Host Runners Clinic for Student Athletes

BreakThrough Physical Therapy Partnering with Crazy Running to Host Runners Clinic for Student Athletes
Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) April 07, 2015 BreakThrough Physical Therapy (BTPT)’s highly trained physios will host a runners clinic for student athletes in partnership with Crazy Running on Saturday, April 11 at the JDL Fast Track. The clinic will be held from 3:00 – 5:00 PM. In addition to learning more about track and field ...

SD Mines Student & NASA Intern Named Goldwater Scholar, Plans to Pursue Cancer Research

SD Mines Student & NASA Intern Named Goldwater Scholar, Plans to Pursue Cancer Research
RAPID CITY, S.D. (PRWEB) April 10, 2015 South Dakota School of Mines & Technology student Jesse Hinricher has been named a 2015 Barry Goldwater Scholar. The chemical engineering and chemistry double major from Pipestone, Minn., was one of 260 students nationwide selected from a pool of 1,206 to receive the prestigious award, which carries a ...

NCWIT, Google.org, and ACM-W Announce Initiative to Scale Student Computing Groups on Campuses Nationwide

Boulder, Colorado (PRWEB) March 10, 2015 At the 2015 SIGCSE Technical Symposium last week, the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), Google.org, and ACM-W announced a $ 500,000 investment in support of student computing groups at U.S. post-secondary institutions. This initiative will dramatically increase the capacity for student computing groups by growing ...

SCI and Game Change Unveil Services for Student Athlete Experience

SCI and Game Change Unveil Services for Student Athlete Experience
Portland, OR (PRWEB) March 19, 2015 The Sports Conflict Institute (SCI) and Game Change Athlete Development Services & Consultancy (Game Change) have announced joint services to provide NCAA institutions with a better way to assess student athlete experience and performance efficacy. The Experience and Engagement Review services focus on addressing the needs of NCAA athletic ...

Jenzabar Student Information Systems Chosen More than Any Other Vendor

Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 Jenzabar®, Inc., a leading provider of software, services and strategies for higher education, announced today that in 2014 the company achieved 96 deals including 20 Jenzabar Student Information Systems (SIS), 46 Cloud and Managed Services contracts, as well as 13 Recruitment and 17 Retention selections. “Last year we ...

Wimbledon U Responsible for Saving Student Athletes Lives through Diagnostic Testing: Severe cardiac disorders uncovered through cutting edge testing at D1 Universities

Wimbledon U Responsible for Saving Student Athletes Lives through Diagnostic Testing: Severe cardiac disorders uncovered through cutting edge testing at D1 Universities
Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) January 19, 2015 Wimbledon Health Partners, through its collegiate testing division Wimbledon U, delivers on-site diagnostic testing that provides colleges and universities both vascular imaging and echocardiography. The primary focus in conducting this type of testing is to discover underlying symptoms related to coronary artery disease, Marfan syndrome, sudden cardiac arrest, ...

University of North Carolina Student Teams Selected to Compete in Neuro Startup Challenge

University of North Carolina Student Teams Selected to Compete in Neuro Startup Challenge
Chapel Hill, N.C. (PRWEB) January 13, 2015 Four teams of PhD students at the University of North Carolina have been selected to compete in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Neuro Startup Challenge. In the global challenge, teams of students and entrepreneurs compete to commercialize 16 NIH-conceived inventions involving therapeutics, diagnostics, prognostics and medical ...

More than LGBT: A Student Scientist’s Journey at Centenary College

More than LGBT: A Student Scientist's Journey at Centenary College
Shreveport, LA (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 Centenary College of Louisiana’s Eli Capello ’15 is an artist, churchgoer, meditator, friend, brother, son, and most recently the voice of transgender scientists in a Nature science journal article, “Diversity: Pride in Science.” Released in September, the article explores the current climate for scientists in the LGBT community. ...