With the fall semester coming to a close and finals drawing near, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s first-year students participated in the First-Year Learning Communities Program’s (FYLCP) First-Year Symposium on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1, in the University Center ballrooms. More than 2,400 first-year students presented their research via poster or PowerPoint presentation, answered questions and discussed their findings with interested attendees.
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s Dining Hall invited the Dean of the College of Education and Human Development, Dr. David Scott, and the Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Dr. Julie Anne Hoff, to step out of their academic duties and don their cooking caps. The exceptional cooking event and first competition of its kind at the Island University, “Iron Chef: Dean’s Challenge,” was back for the second edition of epic culinary duels on Nov. 29.
In a community center located in the heart of the Laredo Colonias a community center leader addressed a group of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi College of Nursing and Health Sciences (CONHS) volunteers and with much emotion stated, “You cared for our people when no one else did.”
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, College of Nursing and Health Sciences will be hosting an accreditation site visit for the DNP program by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) February, 5-7th 2018. CCNE policy requires that institutions provide an opportunity for the program’s identified communities of interest including students, faculty and the practice community (including potential employers) to provide written input into the deliberations of the evaluation team. Written and signed third-party comments will be accepted by CCNE up to 21 days (January 13th, 2018) prior to the start of the accreditation visit. All comments should be directed to: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Attn: Third-Party Comments, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001-ThirdPartyComments@aacn.nche.edu