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  • UAMS Propelled CON Alumna Freda Bush to Distinguished Career

    June 1, 2018 | Freda McKissic Bush knew from an early age what she would do with her life. She wanted to help new mothers and children. She wanted to be a nurse.   Bush grew up in a large family in Pine Bluff. She was the fifth of nine in the McKissic family. The…

  • College of Nursing Celebrates 2018 Graduates at Pinning Ceremony

    May 30, 2018 | Commencement weekend festivities started a day early for the UAMS College of Nursing as it honored its 282 graduates at its annual pinning, hooding and recognition ceremony May 18.   Friends and family packed the First Pentecostal Church sanctuary in North Little Rock as graduates from the baccalaureate, master’s, DNP and…

  • UAMS College of Nursing Graduates 282

    May 24, 2018 | Degrees were awarded to 282 graduates of the UAMS College of Nursing on May 19 during UAMS’ commencement ceremony at Verizon Arena in North Little Rock.   Overall, 969 UAMS graduates received degrees and certificates from its five colleges and graduate school.   Degrees conferred in the College of Nursing included…