Essay Contest Winners

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."

January 2015

I believe this about nursing..."It is a way to keep growing and challenging yourself; educationally, physically, mentally, and what is life without opportunities seized is life unfulfilled."
I believe this about nursing... "to become a nurse to not only treat the patients’ illnesses but also their quality of life."

December 2014

I believe this about nursing..."It encompasses serving all people. It is born of respect for individuals and grown by skill and service."