Essay Contest Winners

June 2015

I believe this about nursing...we care to change our patients, our community, and the world. 

May 2015

I believe this about nursing …“It gives ordinary people the opportunity to be a proponent for every patient especially those who may fall through the cracks of the health care system.” 
 I believe this about nursing ... no matter where you come from you can always make a difference. 

April 2015

I believe nursing brings out the best in you.  Being only in my first year of nursing school, I have seen a transformation in my life for the better.  

March 2015

I believe this about nursing … “Nursing is a way of life that is constantly changing and creating different opportunities to mold and strengthen the structure of the nursing field.”
 I believe this about nursing…that it is a profession unlike any other.
 I believe this about nursing…”You may not make the most money or receive the highest recognition, but day in and day out you’ll be making the biggest difference in the lives of patients.”

February 2015

I believe this about nursing… "Nursing is a profession where the need to understand your patient outweighs your need to be understood."
I believe this about nursing... "Nursing is the embodiment of my beliefs, a vessel for me to exude my character of love and care on a population that needs it the most."
I believe this about nursing..."Nurses have the unique opportunity to make a positive impact on people's health and their self-worth."