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University of Tulsa Doctor of Nursing Practice students

DNP program top ranked in Oklahoma for 2023

TU's doctor of nursing practice degree is the highest ranked DNP program…

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Virtual reality nursing — in 3D

Thanks to Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing Cassandra Barrow’s research on 3D…

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Advanced practice nursing alumna strives to eliminate health care disparities in rural Oklahoma

Accessing health care is an enormous challenge for many Americans, especially for…

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’Cane Crowd 2020

Reasons for optimism have been few and far between in 2020. But…

Bachelor of science student Rachael Shewey wearing hospital scrubs and a face mask outdoors

On the job: TU nursing students develop their skills and care for patients during summer externships

For 12 of TU’s nursing students, the summer between junior and senior…

A family nurse practitioner student examining the ear of a high school student

Advanced practice nursing students bring care into the community

Students in TU’s Family Nurse Practitioner program expand access to care while…

Matthew Tygart on campus in sunset

Lighting up the night while supporting students at TU Uncorked 2020

TU Uncorked 2020 and Alumni Association Scholarship Fund supporters celebrated virtually with…

A crowd of protesters near the Interstate 244 overpass in Tulsa

No ordinary Sunday: Nursing alumna marches for racial justice, administers life-saving care

When Chelsea Ridener (BSN '20) decided to take part in the May…

Family nurse practitioner program graduate Charlon Orr (DNP '20) at Bayless Plaza

Beyond the blues: Early detection of postpartum depression risk

One in eight women experiences postpartum depression. Family nurse practitioner graduate Charlon…

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Saving lives as rowing crew alumni

The professionalism, teamwork and dedication Golden Hurricane rowing alumni learned on the…

Top portion of coronavirus education poster designed by nursing students

TU nursing students address community health in the midst of the pandemic

With in-person clinical rotations rendered impossible by COVID-19, BSN juniors rose to…

nurse anesthetist administering anesthesia to a patient in an operating room

TU’s new nurse anesthesia program receives accreditation

TU's nurse anesthesia program -- the only one in Oklahoma -- has…

A group of 15 University of Tulsa freshman students

Winter fun under the sun: Campus edition

Snow day & academic support: Matthew's second semester is off to a…

University of Tulsa School of Nursing Director Bill Buron wearing a white medical coat

TU’s School of Nursing welcomes new director

Bill Buron, the new director of TU's School of Nursing, is looking…

McFarlin Library and the Sharp Chapel plaza adorned with holiday lights in December 2019

First semester in Santa’s bag

Matthew Sexter on surviving finals, enjoying TU's holiday traditions and looking forward…

Bachelor of science in nursing student Laura Nichols outside at The University of Tulsa

Nursing student focused on career in international medicine

Nursing student Laura Nichols packed her bags to Arequipa, Peru. She learned…

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Brown leaves and golden students

By: Matthew Sexter It was late October and I was walking into my…

Matthew Sexter

Swimming in the deep end

First-year nursing student Matthew Sexter on surviving and thriving at TU.

Doctor of Nursing Practice student Shelby Pope

Educating parents in order to boost childhood vaccination rates

Vaccines are safe and effective. So why are so many children in…

Darcy O'Brien

TU’s Presidential Lecture Series: Sustaining a Legacy  

Since 2001, the Darcy O’Brien Endowed Chair has brought in renown lecturers…