June 2015

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BSc Nursing students present at Education Scotland event

BSc Adult Nursing students Karen Ross and Laura Wilson attended an Education Scotland, Health and Wellbeing event at the Thistle Hotel in Glasgow on Thursday 11 June 2015, where they presented ‘Dementia: through the eyes…


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New Programme Approvals

The School of Health, Nursing & Midwifery is a leader in the provision of student-centred, personalised and distinctive programmes, which we are continually updating to ensure they are professionally relevant for contemporary and future practice….




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Innovations in Education Winners!

Some more good news for the School, in April the Dumfries and Galloway Wellness and Recovery College (DGWRC), a local initiative based at the Dumfries campus won the Mental Health Nursing Forum for Scotland’s Annual Award for Innovation…


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STARS Awards 2015 Update

Winners! The UWS Stars awards were presented in Hamilton yesterday afternoon – recognising again the great work done by the school staff in supporting students and their colleagues. The winners from the School were as…


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The Herald Higher Education Awards

The inaugural awards event takes place on Thursday 16 July at the Grand Central Hotel in Glasgow. Good luck to to Karen Ross who is a finalist in the  ‘Outstanding Contribution from a Student’ category. Karen…


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Staff Appreciation & Recognition Scheme (STARS) 2015

Thanks to everyone who nominated one of our staff colleagues for a STARS Award in the 5th UWS Staff Appreciation & Recognition Awards! Across the University over 200 nominations were received from students and colleagues. Well…