William Paterson University

William Paterson University

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The William Paterson University Department of Nursing, through its educational programs, is committed to preparing nurses who are accountable for the delivery of culturally sensitive, caring, and competent nursing care to diverse clients in a variety of settings.  Graduates of the Baccalaureate, Masters and Doctor of Nursing Practice degree programs are encouraged to pursue life-long learning to effect and enhance self-development, professional growth, critical thinking and leadership.

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The William Paterson University Department of Nursing, through its educational programs, is committed to preparing nurses who are accountable for the delivery of culturally sensitive, caring, and competent nursing care to diverse clients in a variety of settings.  Graduates of the Baccalaureate, Masters and Doctor of Nursing Practice degree programs are encouraged to pursue life-long learning to effect and enhance self-development, professional growth, critical thinking and leadership.

CONTACT
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
Phone: 973-720-2000
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  • Summer Employment Opportunity for Students/ Bergen Regional

    Posted Apr 30, 2015 by Nancy Hartwick-Cooke
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    Posted Apr 9, 2015 by Kathryn Chambrovich
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  • Attention Nursing Students:The American Federation of Teachers Local 1796 William Paterson University: Offering Scholarships

    Posted Mar 24, 2015 by Nancy Hartwick-Cooke

    LOCAL 1796 WILLIAM PATERSON UNIVERSITY
    HUNZIKER HALL - ROOM 100
    300 POMPTON ROAD, WAYNE NJ 07470-2103
    973.720.2988 - FAX: 973.720.2057
    email: aft@aft-local-1796.org
    William Paterson University AFT Local 1796 | American Federation of Teachers

    TO: ALL FULL, PART-TIME & ADJUNCT FACULTY, PROFESSIONAL STAFF AND LIBRARIANS

    FROM: AFT LOCAL 1796 EXECUTIVE BOARD

    DAT...

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    LOCAL 1796 WILLIAM PATERSON UNIVERSITY
    HUNZIKER HALL - ROOM 100
    300 POMPTON ROAD, WAYNE NJ 07470-2103
    973.720.2988 - FAX: 973.720.2057
    email: aft@aft-local-1796.org
    William Paterson University AFT Local 1796 | American Federation of Teachers

    TO: ALL FULL, PART-TIME & ADJUNCT FACULTY, PROFESSIONAL STAFF AND LIBRARIANS

    FROM: AFT LOCAL 1796 EXECUTIVE BOARD

    DATE: MARCH 23, 2015

    RE: UNION SCHOLARSHIPS

    *KINDLY ANNOUNCE THE FOLLOWING TO YOUR STUDENTS*

    AFT OFFERS SCHOLARSHIPS!!

    The American Federation of Teachers Local 1796 is pleased to announce that we are awarding three (3) $1000.00 scholarships to students: one (1) Local 1796 Scholarship, one (1) Local 1796 Irwin Nack Scholarship, and one CNJSCL-Council of New Jersey State Colleges Locals. The three (3) scholarships will be awarded this year and will be deposited in student accounts for payment toward tuition and fees for the upcoming 2015-2016 academic year. The criteria needed to be eligible for one of these scholarships are the following: (1) G.P.A. of at least 3.0; (2) membership in a union by the applicant or a member of his/her family and (3) the submission of an essay (see application).

    Application forms for this year’s Local 1796 scholarships are attached to this email or may be obtained
    at the AFT Office located in Hunziker Hall, Room 100, The David and Lorraine Cheng Library Reference
    desk, and the Valley Road Information Desk. Completed applications should be returned to the AFT Office on or before April 17, 2015.

    The decision of the Union Scholarship Committee will be final.

    AFT LOCAL 1796
    SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

    NAME _________________________ BANNER # 855_________________¬¬¬__
    ADDRESS _________________________ TELEPHONE _______________________ _________________________ EMAIL _______________________

    Student Status (Check one)
    Full-time ______ Part-time ______
    Grade Point Average (At end of Fall 2014 semester): ____________
    Anticipated Graduation Date: _______________

    Name of Family Member in Union: _____________________________
    Relationship to Student: ______________________________________
    Name of Union (Attach a photocopy of union card to application):_______________________________

    Employment Experience (If available, attach resume): ______________________________________
    ________________________________________________________________________________________
    ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

    Please list and describe all University and/or community service contributions. Include the name of the organization, type of activity, time frame and length of service.
    ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

    Please attach the following documents to this copy:
    1. Official transcript
    2. At least one and no more than three letters of recommendation from a WPUNJ professor, professional staff member or librarian
    3. A type written, double-spaced essay with a minimum length of 500 words on “The Importance of Unions in American Society”

    SIGNATURE OF STUDENT _____________________________________ Date__________

    Return application by April 17, 2015 to AFT Local 1796, Hunziker Hall, Room 100. Award recipients will be notified by May 1, 2015. Formal presentation of the awards will be made at the
    May 7, 2015 General and Executive/Local Board Meeting.

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  • Student Tips: Build Your Network Before You Graduate!

    Posted Mar 23, 2015 by Kathryn Chambrovich

    Getting ready to graduate? According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 70 percent of all jobs are found through networking. You never know when you may need to reach out to your extended network to find that perfect job.

    Nurses Lounge lets you maintain professional relationships with classmates, colleagues, and professors! You can even exchange professional recom...

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    Getting ready to graduate? According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 70 percent of all jobs are found through networking. You never know when you may need to reach out to your extended network to find that perfect job.

    Nurses Lounge lets you maintain professional relationships with classmates, colleagues, and professors! You can even exchange professional recommendations!

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  • Looking for a job? You WILL be googled!

    Posted Nov 12, 2014 by Kathryn Chambrovich

    A professional online profile at Nurses Lounge with a custom url is your best first impression to potential employers.

    Your profile on Nurses Lounge is now your online professional calling card and you want it to be as nice as possible. Be sure to complete your profile and add a clear photograph of yourself looking professional.

    You can also create a custom URL with...

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    A professional online profile at Nurses Lounge with a custom url is your best first impression to potential employers.

    Your profile on Nurses Lounge is now your online professional calling card and you want it to be as nice as possible. Be sure to complete your profile and add a clear photograph of yourself looking professional.

    You can also create a custom URL with your name in it so that when you are googled (and trust me, you will be), potential employers will see your Nurses Lounge profile before any other social media link.

    To do this, go to the first blue icon in the upper right hand corner. Click on "edit professional picture" and you will be able to:
    - Add a profile photo, you can use a group photo and use our cropping tool to edit
    - Create a custom URL with your name
    - Import your resume from LinkedIn with just a click of a button

    Any questions, send an email to me at kchambrovich@nurseslounge.com or through the network.

    See you in the Nurses Lounge!

    Kate Chambrovich
    Nurses Lounge

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  • To All...Welcome Back To Nurses Lounge!

    Posted Sep 19, 2014 by Nancy Hartwick-Cooke

    There are a few housekeeping items each member of the lounge needs to address. It will only take minutes!
    1. Nurses Lounge is operating on a new platform. All members need to go to NL site and enter their email and click"forgot password" to reset your password for the new platform site. You will recieve an email with a temporary password ,enter that password and then chan...

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    There are a few housekeeping items each member of the lounge needs to address. It will only take minutes!
    1. Nurses Lounge is operating on a new platform. All members need to go to NL site and enter their email and click"forgot password" to reset your password for the new platform site. You will recieve an email with a temporary password ,enter that password and then change your password to what you prefer after logging in, under settings. The site will remember your username and password for future visits.
    2. Please go in and update or build your profile. If you need any assistance, Kate Chambrovich our NL Representative would be happy to share her screen and walk any or all of you through the new site and show you how to build your profile for maximum potential. Her contact info is: 732-213-0917 , KChambrovich@nurseslounge.com

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  • Sigma Theta Tau International-Iota Alpha Chapter Members

    Posted Sep 17, 2014 by Nancy Hartwick-Cooke

    Save the dates of the Fall Sigma Theta Tau-Iota Aplha Chapter Programs

  • WPU Student Health Insurance Changes

    Posted Sep 17, 2014 by Kathryn Chambrovich

    Effective August 14, 2014, William Paterson University will no longer offer a health insurance option for students (i.e., the United Healthcare insurance plan).
    If you currently have health insurance coverage through your family plan or another insurance provider, you do not need to take any action.
    If you are not covered, students will need to make their own health...

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