The Catholic University of America

Nursing in The Tower Archives

The University newspaper The Tower has been published since 1922.  The following are links to selected Tower issues that reference the School of Nursing.

Links are to PDF files and some files are large.   Each entry contains the headline, date published and the location of the story.

October 5, 1933 - Nursing Education Course Opens in Music Building
Page 1, Column 4

November 11, 1937 - Nursing School to Confer More Degrees
Page 1, Column 7

December 2, 1937 - Rapid Rise Seen in School of Nursing
Page 1, Column 6

March 16, 1939 - Providence Joins C.U. Nursing School
Page 1, Column 2

March 23, 1939 - History of School of Nursing Education
Page 2, Column 5

May 11, 1939 - Sister O. Gowan Chosen Director
Page 4, Column 3

October 12, 1939 - Nursing Text Authored by C.U. Teacher
Page 1, Column 3

February 8, 1940 - Rector Makes Appointments to Faculty
Page 4, Column 1

May 23, 1940 - Dean is President
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February 20, 1948 - Nursing Ed. to Sponsor Tea Sunday
Page 5, Column 1

April 11, 1951 - New Programs for Degrees Offered by Nursing School
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January 14, 1955 - Nurses Receive Accreditation
Page 3, Column 1

October 5, 1956 - Rector Names Nursing Dean
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December 15, 1961 - School of Nursing Receives Grant from National Fund
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April 30, 1965 - Mary Redmond, Nursing Dean, Dies in La Crosse, Wisconsin
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April 22, 1966 - Rector Names Deans; Liston Heads Nurses
Page 1, Column 1

October 13, 1972 - Conley to Take Appointment as School of Nursing Dean
Page 1, Column 1

March 5, 1976 - Nursing Dean Resigns
Page 2, Column 1

April 20, 1979 - Nursing Nominees Chosen; Conley to Leave Post in June
Page 5, Column 3

September 7, 1979 - Donley Assumes Post as New Nursing Dean
Page 5, Column 3

November 2, 1984 - Nurses rate Ninth in Nation
Page 1, Column 3

August 24, 2000 - O'Connell Names Deans for Philosophy, Nursing
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