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New graduate nurses credit their families for achievement

Two Kaitaia women have overcome the burdens of distance, travel and juggling children, to graduate as nurses. Ani Skinner, a mother of five sons, with another child on the way, and solo parent Shantel Naera...

ACEing your ACE application

Don't leave your application to the last minute says ACE recruitment consultant QUENTIN CAMPBELL. Nursing Review talks to him about why a good application takes time. And shares some of his tips.

Reflection: embracing learning opportunities

An emergency patient with diabetic ketoacidosis has Cherylanne Turner, a third-year nursing student at NorthTec, reflecting on embracing opportunities and teamwork.

Reflection: lessons learnt as a patient

Sigrid Joblin-Mills, a third-year nursing student at SIT, this year found herself being a patient rather than a carer. Here she reflects on lessons learnt.

“Just so crazy”: nursing student meets Queen

"Follow your passions" is the advice shared by the Otago Polytechnic student whose work founding an anti-bullying group saw her receiving a special award from the Queen.

Nursing student’s anti-bullying work royally rewarded

An Otago Polytechnic nursing student is off to London to meet the Queen in honour of the teenager's work founding a youth-led anti-bullying group.

Reflection on being both a learner and a critical observer

TRISTIN SLATER, a third year student nurse at the University of Auckland, reflects on trying to administer a tetanus injection to an attack victim*.

Reflection on the cultural protocols of a death

RENAE PORTER, a third year nursing student at Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi, reflects on the clinical, cultural and personal experience following the release of a tūpāpaku (deceased person’s body).

Student nurses: leaders in the making

CATHLEEN ASPINALL argues that fresh eyes and critical thinking means nursing students can be leaders from their undergraduate days onwards and outlines how she and her students helped spur Nursing Review's new student-focused section.

Reflection: missing the moment

Looking back on a missed moment when caring for a stabbing victim has third year student nurse TRISTIN SLATER reflecting on patient advocacy, autonomy and how learning between nursing students and registered nurses doesn't have to only be one way. (Full Version*)
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Studying health sciences: A pathway to leading positive change

If there is one characteristic that unites the students studying the Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHSc) at the University of Canterbury (UC) it is the passionate commitment to improving the lives of others, whether locally in the community, nationally or even globally. These students have the ambition; their degree gives them the opportunity to turn aspiration into action. Here are some examples of how a few students and graduates are doing it.
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