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School of Nursing Celebrates Inaugural White Coat Ceremony

Students from the Georgia Southern University School of Nursing chat after donning their white coats during the University's inaugural White Coat Ceremony on Friday, Sept. 19 at the Performing Arts Center. The White Coat Ceremony was initially designed by The Arnold P. Gold Foundation (APGF) to emphasize the commitment of patient-centered care for incoming physicians to medical school. More than twenty years later, nurses are now a part of the tradition.“Being chosen to participate in the inaugural White Coat Ceremony acknowledges the stellar reputation that the School of Nursing programs at Georgia Southern University have at the national level,” said Jean Bartels, Ph.D., former AACN president and the provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at Georgia Southern University. “This ceremony places the School of Nursing in elite company and recognizes the program for its historically strong curriculum and accomplished graduates.”

New York Times Bestselling Author to Present Fries Lecture at Georgia Southern University

Susan OrleanGeorgia Southern University will host Susan Orlean, The New York Times bestselling author and staff writer for the New Yorker, as the 2014 Norman Fries Distinguished Lectureship Series speaker on Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. in the Nessmith-Lane Conference Center, 847 Plant Drive. Her presentation titled “Learning By the Book: A Writer Explores the World of Libraries,” is free and open to the public.

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Georgia Southern Stories

Students celebrate graduation at Paulson Stadium
Doubling Our Reach

Georgia Southern recently became one of the first public universities to double-match funds for the needs-based Realizing Educational Achievement Can Happen (REACH) Scholarship program. Developed by Georgia Governor Nathan Deal, the program encourages middle school children to excel in academics as well as build character during high school. REACH Scholars are rewarded for their ongoing efforts with much-needed funds that help students not only continue their education but achieve extraordinary postsecondary school success.

John Kitches studies under a tree
Boots to Books

Returning to civilian life can be challenging for veterans leaving active duty. One in five veterans suffer from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and often face uncertain futures. After two tours of duty in Iraq and one in Afghanistan, former Marine Corps Staff Sergeant and Georgia Southern business major John L. Kitchens lives with PTSD daily. But thanks to the Wounded Eagle Fund, veterans such as John can make a smoother transition from 'boots to books' and find success in the classroom as they follow their dreams without financial burdens.

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