Month: September 2012

Panel Discussion Reflects on Struggles and Triumphs of Attending St. Philip

Alumnae of the St. Philip School of Nursing recalled some painful and fond memories of attending a segregated nursing school at a recent panel discussion held to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the school’s closing. The St. Philip School of Nursing was established as a separate nursing school for African-American women at the Medical College […]

Nursing Student Donates Kidney to ‘New Home’

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing student Jessica Norman has started her final year of nursing school just weeks after recovering from donating her kidney to a stranger at the Hume-Lee Transplant Center at the VCU Medical Center. Click here to read more about her incredible act of caring.