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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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.

Elizabeth Sterling Soule Endowed Lecture

The annual Soule lecture features prominent nursing and health care leaders and is supported through the Elizabeth Sterling Soule Endowed Fund, which honors the founding dean of the UW School of Nursing.

Date/Time: Thursday, February 21, 2019 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Husky Union Building
North Ballroom – Second Floor Room 211A
Seattle, Washington 98105

Register for the Soule Lecture

Nursing Shark Tank

Nursing Shark Tank is an event where nurse researchers try to convince the audience – Sharks – to award them the innovation funding they need to turn their impactful projects into reality. Sharks ensure that the UW continues its work to make the world a better place, and further prove that together, we are boundless.

Date/Time: Thursday, March 7, 2019

Location: TBD

Registration will be available in January 2019

Nurses of Influence Banquet

Date/Time: Thursday, April 25, 2019 6-9 p.m.

Location: wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ– Intellectual House
4249 Whitman Court
Seattle, WA 98195

Registration will be available in February 2019.

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 will be available in 2019

Event photo albums

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