June 2021
Welcome to USF Bull Nurse News. This monthly newsletter brings the latest news and updates from the USF Health College of Nursing and its campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Sarasota-Manatee.
"Together: In Our Own Words" is a video series that highlights the culture and lived experiences of USF's Asian, Pacific Islander, Desi American (APIDA) community.

The USF Health College of Nursing is streamlining its undergraduate program to have a greater impact on reversing local and national nursing shortage trends. The college will expand the number of baccalaureate students to be admitted in the traditional and accelerated nursing pathways and phase out its online RN to BSN pathway. Read more
The USF Health College of Nursing's V-CARE pathway is a bridge between military experience and a bachelor's degree in nursing. Alumni are sharing updates on where they are now. This month, we catch up with Sharon Resto, a women's health nurse practitioner. Read more
Family and friends of USF Bull Nurse Miguel Martinez, Jr. established a scholarship in his honor and are partnering with Lee Health, the hospital where Martinez worked as a nurse, to match all donations until the fund reaches $25,000 and becomes endowed.

In this new episode, Frontline Nursing Podcast Series Host Rayna Letourneau talks with Frances Wright, BSN, RN, about how to mentor and empower nurses in the workforce.

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