Category: Moments of Pride

Alumni testimonials

Moments of Pride: Andrew Harris (B.S.’16/N)

In another Moments of Pride post celebrating our nursing alumni, VCU School of Nursing is sharing perspective from Andrew Harris (B.S.‘16/N), a clinical nurse III in the General Rehabilitation department at VCU Health.  Q. What do you enjoy most about being a nurse? A. My favorite part of being a nurse is getting to know […]

Moments of Pride: Robyn Bartholomew (B.S.‘10/N)

We’re thrilled to share another VCU School of Nursing alumna’s experience working as a nurse in our Moments of Pride series. Meet Robyn Bartholomew (B.S.‘10/N), RN, who works as a perioperative nurse on the orthopedic surgery team at VCU Health.  Q. What do you enjoy most about being a nurse? A.  Besides being the trustworthy […]

Moments of Pride: Nicole Downey (B.S.’19/N)

In continuing our Moments of Pride series and celebrating nurses all month, here’s another alumna sharing why she loves being a nurse and how her education prepared her for her role, especially in light of the current unprecedented health care challenges. Meet Nicole Downey (B.S.’19/N), a registered nurse on an inpatient unit at VCU Health, […]

Moments of Pride: Kathy Baker (M.S.’94/N; Ph.D.’11/N)

In continuing our Moments of Pride series and our celebration of Nurses Week, the VCU School of Nursing is proud to highlight another alumna sharing why she loves nursing, how her education has prepared her for the current pandemic and more. Meet Kathy Baker (M.S.‘94/N; Ph.D.’11/N), associate chief nurse and associate vice president at the […]

Moments of Pride: Peggie Powell (DNP’18/N)

In continuing our Moments of Pride series, the VCU School of Nursing is sharing additional alumni perspective on why they love nursing and more. Meet Peggie Powell (DNP’18/N), FNP-BC, a family nurse practitioner in the Outpatient Pain Management Clinic at VCU Health’s Community Memorial Hospital in South Hill, Virginia. Peggie was part of the first […]

Moments of Pride: Jennifer McAdoo (B.S.‘13/N; M.S.‘18/N)

In continuing our Moments of Pride series, the VCU School of Nursing is sharing additional alumni perspective on why they love nursing and more. Meet Jennifer McAdoo (B.S.‘13/N; M.S.‘18/N), AGPCNP, who works in sleep medicine at Bon Secours, where she assists patients who have sleep apnea, insomnia and narcolepsy.  Q. What do you enjoy most […]

Moments of Pride: T’eria Mathews (B.S.’12/N, M.S.’15/N)

We’re so proud of our VCU School of Nursing alumni who are working all over the world in various capacities to keep our communities and families safe and healthy. Meet T’eria Mathews (B.S.‘12/N, M.S.‘15/N), a family nurse practitioner at the Riverside Medical Group in the internal medicine and primary care unit in Newport News, Virginia.  Q. […]

Moments of Pride: Jo Robins (M.S.’91/N, Ph.D.’99/N)

We couldn’t be more proud of our VCU School of Nursing alumni who are working all over the world in various capacities to keep our communities and families safe and healthy. Meet Jo Robins (M.S.‘91/N, Ph.D.‘99/N), RN, ANP-BC, AHN-C, FAANP, associate professor and interim Ph.D. program director at the VCU School of Nursing. Jo also maintains […]

Moments of Pride: Paige Lawson (B.S.’19/N)

During Nurses Week 2020 and as part of our Moments of Pride series, VCU School of Nursing is highlighting what alumni enjoy about nursing and how their education has prepared them for their career, especially in situations like the current pandemic. Meet Paige Lawson (B.S.‘19/N), who works in the Medical Respiratory Intensive Care Unit at […]

Moments of Pride: Stephan Riddle (B.S.‘10/N)

In celebration of Nurses Week 2020 and as part of our Moments of Pride series, VCU School of Nursing is highlighting what alumni enjoy about nursing and how their education has prepared them for their career, especially in situations like the current pandemic. Meet Stephan Riddle, a traditional B.S. program graduate, who works as the director […]