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NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
New Incentive for Nursing Schools to Enter the NCLEX-RN Competition The Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence, Khan Academy and AACN are pleased to announce that a new incentive is now available to nursing schools with multiple students participating in the recently announced NCLEX-RN Competition. Through this international initiative, nursing students and other healthcare professionals are encouraged to create innovative video tutorials and exercises related to content covered in the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN®).
New AACN Data Confirm that Baccalaureate-Prepared Nurses Are More Likely to Secure Jobs New data from AACN show that graduates of entry-level baccalaureate (BSN) and master’s nursing programs are much more likely to have job offers at the time of graduation or soon after than are graduates from other fields.
AACN Selects Korn/Ferry International to Lead Search for the Next CEO AACN is pleased to announce that it has retained Korn/Ferry International to conduct the search for a new Chief Executive Officer. On October 28, Geraldine Polly Bednash, PhD, RN, FAAN, announced her plans to retire as AACN’s CEO effective June 15, 2014 following 28 years of service to the organization.
AACN Recognizes Contributions to Transforming Nursing Education At its Fall Semiannual Meeting held in Washington, DC last week, the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) recognized nursing school deans, faculty, and practice leaders for their contributions to transforming nursing education.
AACN, Jonas Center & Khan Academy Announce Competition to Develop Online Resources The Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence (JCNE), Khan Academy and AACN announced competition rules for nursing students and other healthcare professionals to create video tutorials and exercises related to content covered in the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN®).
HIGHLIGHTED SCHOLARSHIP WINNER
Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future Scholarship Winners The Johnson & Johnson/AACN Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars program provides financial support to graduate nursing students from minority...