Western Governors University Offers Special Nursing Scholarships for Employees of Hospital Partners
RNs Working at Six Major U.S. Hospitals Eligible for $3,000 to Attend Online University
SALT LAKE CITY, June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Western Governors
University , www.wgu.edu , has announced a new program for nurses working at partner hospitals, the WGU Nursing Partners Scholarship...
Western Governors University Nursing Education Program Receives $500,000 Grant from the Texas Workforce Commission
Pilot Program for Nation's First Competency-Based B.S. in Nursing Leading to RN Licensure Set to Begin in Texas This Fall
SALT LAKE CITY, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Western Governors
University , www.wgu.edu , has received a $500,000 grant from the Texas Workforce Commissi...
Western Governors University Offers Two New Master's Degrees in Nursing
RN to MSN Program Allows Registered Nurses with Associate's Degrees to Earn Their Master's
SALT LAKE CITY, May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CCNE-accredited Western Governors
University , www.wgu.edu , has launched two new master's degree programs in nursing, the RN to MSN in Nursing Edu...
Western Governors University to Launch Nation's First Competency-Based B.S. in Nursing Leading to RN Licensure
Pilot Set to Begin in Southern California
SALT LAKE CITY, April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last year, more than 50,000 applicants to nursing schools were turned away, despite a nationwide shortage of registered nurses. To address this crisis in U.S. healthcare, Western Governors
Western Governors University Addresses Rising Demand for Healthcare IT Professionals with B.S. in Health Informatics
Applications for Scholarships Accepted Through April 19
SALT LAKE CITY, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Within the U.S. healthcare industry, there is a growing need for trained IT professionals who understand healthcare. Western Governors
University , www.wgu.edu , the nonprofit univer...
National Caregiver Coalition to National Governors Association: Establish State Task Forces to Monitor Medicaid Spending, Ascertain Funds Going to Protect Seniors
Coalition to Protect Senior Care Letter to Governors
Rendell, Douglas Says to Use Medicaid Funds for Seniors - Not Unrelated State Projects
JOPLIN, Mo., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a new letter to National Governors
Association (NGA) Chairman Ed Rendell (D-PA) and James Douglas (R-V...
Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors to Honor Ryan Seacrest & John Bendheim at Annual 'Road To A Cure' Gala
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Media entrepreneur, television and
radio host Ryan Seacrest and real estate investor and philanthropist John
Bendheim will be honored by the Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors
annual "Road To A Cure" Gala, December 2, 2008, at the Hyatt Regency Century
Western Governors University Applies for CCNE Accreditation for Nursing Programs
SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Western Governors
University has applied for accreditation of its nursing programs by the
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The WGU nursing programs
are part of WGU's College of Health Professions and are national online
National Lt. Governors Association Endorses HERO Campaign; 1st National Association of State Elected Officials Supporting Grassroots Designated Driving Program
NEW YORK, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Affirming its commitment
to preventing drunken driving tragedies across America, the National
Association Executive Committee has voted unanimously
to endorse the Ensign John R. Elliott HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers.
Nursing Scholarships Offered by Western Governors University for Master's Degree Programs
SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Western Governors
University (http://www.wgu.edu ) is now offering its Future of Nursing Scholarships
to prospective nurse leaders, nurse managers and nurse educators. These
scholarships are designed to help working nurses earn a master's deg...
Governors in Medical Technology
Nobel Prize Awarded to Foundation for Biomedical Research Board Member
...ed to the use of mouse models for the
understanding of the development of therapies of human disease as well as
for the pathologies."
FBR's Board of governors
now includes ten Nobel Laureates. Capecchi is
a recipient of numerous other awards, including the Albert Lasker Award in
FBR is the nation's f...
Governors in Biological News
Saving Sumatra: Indonesia reaches historic agreement
The commitment has been endorsed by governors
of all provinces across Sumatra, the world's sixth...s in the Amazon.
"This agreement commits all the governors
of Sumatra's 10 provinces, along with the Indonesi...mien Roosita, Deputy Minister of Environment. "The governors
will now work together to develop ecosystem-based ...
TAU announces new 'supercenter' for renewable energy
...ercenter is Tel Aviv University's profound response to the serious environmental issues facing the world.
Robert Goldberg, Chairman of the Board of governors
of Tel Aviv University, announced the creation of the new Supercenter during the conference. Gore attended the conference along with other American en...
USGS science picks -- leads, feeds and story seeds
...erials, including cement, gypsum, crushed stone, and construction sand and gravel. USGS mineral data are used by the Federal Reserve System's Board of governors
in preparing its index of industrial production, a principal economic indicator. To see the report "U.S. Production of Selected Mineral Commodities," ...
Environmental peace treaty between Israel and Palestinians unveiled at Ben-Gurion University
...onment of the Palestinian Authority. The agreement was outlined at a presentation, Creating an Environment for Peace, during BGUs 38th Annual Board of governors
Recognizing the proximity of the Israeli and Palestinian peoples and the critical importance of protecting transboundary resources, Tal an...
Protein data bank archives 50,000th molecule structure
... technology have helped the archive grow by leaps and bounds in the last 10 years, said Helen M. Berman, director of the RCSB PDB and Rutgers Board of governors
professor of chemistry and chemical biology, noting that the size of the PDB has doubled in just the last three and a half years.
We are estimatin...
FDA approves first medical device using rutgers biomaterial
...ducted at the Rutgers-based New Jersey Center for Biomaterials (CBM) in Rutgers' chemistry laboratories," said Joachim Kohn, CBM director and Board of governors
Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. "This is an example of a close and strong academic-industr...
Governors in Biological Technology
Create a Governors Technology Summit
The 2003 Wisconsin Economic Summit started today. It will be interesting to see if this years conference attracts any more technologists than the previous three Summits. My hunch is that it will not and we will see the usual list of suspects who frankly know almost nothing about high technology. ...
Doyle joins governors in support of stem cell bill
Madison, Wis . - Calling President Bush severely out of touch, Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle has joined nine other governors
in calling for passage of a bill to lift federal restrictions on embryonic stem cell research.
The pending legislation, Senate Bill 5 - the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Ac...
Midwest Venture Summit disappoints; Cato grades Midwest governors
Herewith the latest of irregular alarums and excursions relevant to the world of Midwest technology entrepreneurs:
How Do You Spell Success?
Last week, the Midwest Venture Summit was held in Chicago and featured about 30 early stage companies. About 10 were sponsored by the Chicago chapter of t...
GPhA Statement on the Introduction of the Bipartisan Biogenerics Consensus Bill: 'Promoting Innovation and Access to Life-Saving Medicine Act'
...ill also save our health care system billions of dollars.
"That's why consumer, business and labor organizations, AARP and many of our nation's governors
support legislation that brings biogeneric medicines to consumers sooner rather than later through timely resolution of patent disputes and market exc...
CFSO Calls for Roundtable to Develop National Strategy for Advancing Forensic Sciences in the United States
...on, and updated equipment. As a
first step, the organization has sent invitations to its meeting to all major
Association, the U.S. Conference of Mayors,
International Association of Chiefs of Police, American Civil Liberties Union,
ACLU-National Capital Area,...
SemBioSys announces senior management changes
... of senior manager which included a three year international assignment. Mr. Szarko is currently a member of the Advancement Committee to the Board of governors
of the University of Lethbridge and has served on various boards and committees in both the profit and non-profit sectors.
"We believe with insuli...
Yale professor T.P. Ma awarded the Connecticut Medal of Technology
The Connecticut Medal of Technology is awarded by the Board of governors
for Higher Education and the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineerin... technologists of our time," said Frank W. Ridley, Chairman of the Board of governors
for Higher Education, as he presented the award. "It is not often that basi...
BioMed Realty Trust Reports Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results
providing perspective not immediately apparent from net income. We compute
FFO in accordance with standards established by the Board of governors
the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts, or NAREIT, in
its March 1995 White Paper (as amended in November 1999 and April 2002). A...
Campus Celebrates Historic Milestone
... Congressman J. Howard
Coble, US Congressman Mel Watt, Lieutenant Governor Beverly E. Perdue, NC
Secretary of State Elaine Marshall, along with former governors
Hunt, Jr. and James G. Martin. Senator Marc Basnight, President Pro
Tempore, NC Senate, and Speaker Joe Hackney, Speaker of the NC House of
Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute Hosts First-Ever International Forum on Memory and Memory Disorders and Dedicates New $30 Million Research Facility
... dedication for the Alzheimer's Awareness 42-cent
social awareness first-class stamp will follow the dedication ceremony.
U.S. Postal Service Board of governors
Vice Chairman Carolyn Lewis
Gallagher will unveil the stamp and present it to Senator Rockefeller.
"I can't think of a better place to dedicate a st...