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Tap Day Success for Mizzou Nursing

Secret societies "tap" into Mizzou Nursing. One student and one faculty member chosen for century long tradition.

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May 2023 Commencement

Get all the details for the 2023 May Commencement Ceremony including the live stream links.


Intergenerational dreams

First-generation college student Débora Paez Perez found the right major later in her college career. See how her calling is also fulfilling a lifelong dream of her immigrant mother.

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Popejoy named dean of the MU Sinclair School of Nursing

Lori Popejoy has served in various administrative and research roles, including interim dean, since arriving at the University of Missouri in 2007.

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2023 Named Endowments

The Sinclair School of Nursing (SSON) is happy to announce the following faculty are being recognized from named endowments. These named endowments are prestigious to the faculty and allow them either a salary enhancement or support for their work. Congratulations.


SSON grant will help ease nursing workforce shortage

$800,000 Missouri Department of Economic Development grant, running from 2023 to 2026, will train 300 MU students as nurse assistants within MU Health Care.

Student Spotlight: Nina Graves

Student Spotlight – Nina Graves

Nina Graves discovered she wanted to be a nurse when she worked as an interpreter in health care. Now, she's making an impact even before graduation.

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Roy Thompson – Faculty Highlight

Nursing goals are strong in Roy Thompson. Improving the nursing home workforce while understanding the relationship between staffing, models of care and  health disparities among nursing homes residents that belong to racial and ethnic minoritized groups.


Study unexpectedly finds only 7 health symptoms directly related to ‘long COVID’

The discovery by MU researchers — from a list of 47 top reported symptoms from ‘long COVID’ — provides a better understanding of how SARS-CoV-2 may mutate or evolve.

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SSON Graduate Program Application Deadline Extended to Feb. 15

We are pleased to announce this week the U.S. News and World Report released the U.S. News 2023 Best Online Programs rankings and the University of Missouri Sinclair School of Nursing was ranked one of the 2023 Best Online Programs for Nursing in the nation. To celebrate, we are extending our online graduate program application…