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Register Now for AACN’s Summer Seminar!

Join your colleagues in beautiful Stowe, Vermont and gain the essential skills for transformational leadership.

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RSVP for the NursingCAS Open House in Boston

Join us for this free enrollment management workshop and open house to learn more about what NursingCAS can do for your program and applicants.

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Apply Now for an Academic-Practice Partnership Award

Apply now for this award that recognizes member institutions involved in highly productive academic-practice partnerships.

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View AACN's Webinar Archives for Free!

Is your license up for renewal soon? Take advantage of the summer and view AACN Webinars at no charge for AACN member schools.

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The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is the national voice for America's
baccalaureate-and higher-degree nursing education.


July 19-22, 2015
Summer Seminar Stoweflake Mountain Resort, Stowe, VT
October 23-24, 2015
Organizational Leadership Network (OLN) Program JW Marriot, Washington, DC
October 24-27, 2015
Fall Semiannual Meeting JW Marriott, Washington, DC
November 18-19, 2015
Fall Executive Development Series Buena Vista Palace, Orlando, FL
November 18, 2015
National Nursing Informatics Deep Dive Pre-Conference Program Buena Vista Palace, Orlando, FL

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May 11, 2015
AACN Selects Firm to Conduct National Study on Nursing’s Role within AHCs AACN pleased to announce that Manatt Health Solutions, the interdisciplinary policy and business advisory division of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, has been selected to conduct a national survey and assessment on how to best position nursing schools to thrive within academic health centers (AHCs).
March 22, 2015
APRN Clinical Training Task Force Report Brief The Board of Directors of AACN convened a task force to offer recommendations on re-envisioning APRN clinical education with a focus on advancing new strategies and models to prepare the growing number of APRNs needed to address current and evolving healthcare needs. Chief recommendations and action steps in the task force’s final report include...
March 13, 2015
CNC Announces Second Annual Certified Clinical Nurse Leader Day The Commission on Nurse Certification (CNC) announced the second annual celebration of the Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) certification. Certified CNL® Day —which will be observed on March 19— recognizes nurse professionals around the country who have advanced their careers by earning the CNL credential. Certified CNL® Day coincides with Certified Nurses Day™ a day set aside to honor certified nurses worldwide who make significant contributions to improving patient outcomes.
March 12, 2015
High Ranking Appointment for Dr. Mary Wakefield AACN is thrilled to report that Mary Wakefield, PhD, RN, FAAN, Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, has just been appointed as Acting Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
March 9, 2015
New AACN Data Confirm Enrollment Surge in Schools of Nursing According to new data released today by AACN, enrollment in baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral nursing programs increased last year as more nurses answered the call to achieve higher levels of education.
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Eboni Harris
University of
South Carolina

The Johnson & Johnson/AACN Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars program supports graduate nursing students aspiring to be future faculty. Meet the winners and read more...







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