Celebrating 100 years of nursing

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In honor of our centennial, the UW School of Nursing has launched a microsite celebrating UW nurses of influence. Explore some of our trailblazing alumni and faculty who have transformed the field of nursing  here.

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We are grateful for our sponsors:


Thanks to everyone who attended the centennial celebrations during Sept. 28 & 29,2019 – we had an outstanding time celebrating 100 years of nursing! For photos of the brunch visit our Facebook photos page.

Undergraduate Research Symposium

Every year, undergraduate students have a chance to showcase the research they’ve been working on at the Undergraduate Research Symposium in posters or oral presentations. This year, 18 School of Nursing students are presenting 12 different projects. Their work spans many topics, ranging from asthma and executive function in children, to sleep in pregnant women of color, to diabetes care in schools. Come support our students and learn more about their research.

Date/Time: May 17, 2019

Location: Mary Gates Hall – Commons West

All-Class Reunion

Date/Time: Saturday, June 1, 2019 4-6 p.m.

Location: Waterfront Activities Center
3710 Montlake Blvd NE
Seattle, WA 98195

Registration Link:

Learn more about the UWAA Reunion weekend

Scholarship Day

Join us as our graduating doctoral and DNP students share their work in both podium and poster presentations.

Date/Time: Thursday, Jun 13, 2019, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Location: Health Sciences Building T-661


Congratulations to all of our graduating students in the bachelors, masters, doctoral and graduate certificate programs on completing your programs of study!

Date/Time: Friday, Jun 14, 2019 9:30 – 11 a.m.

Location:Meany Hall (MNY)

Learn more about convocation

Nurses of Influence Banquet

This event honors our community of outstanding nurses and nursing leaders and affirms the strong bonds between the UW School of Nursing and our community partners and acknowledges the many ways the profession of nursing improves health and touches lives.

Date/Time: Thursday, April 30, 2020 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Location: Husky Union Building Lyceum (Room 160)
4001 E Stevens Way NE
Seattle, WA 98195

Registration will open in early 2020.

Event photo albums

Did you miss an event? Check out our photo albums on Facebook and become a fan!