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2015-02-04 23:00:48

Digital campaign mobilizes new and existing users of the NLN's Advancing Care Excellence for Seniors (ACE.S) free geriatric resources, The

2014-12-21 23:00:21

The NLN’s 2015 Leadership Institute begins its year-long, professional development programs this month.

2014-12-21 23:00:18

At the “Academic Leadership Excellence: Co-Creating a Collaborative Culture” in San Antonio, February 5-7, 2015, experts will address dynamics that often stand in the way of successful organizational

2014-12-02 23:00:54

Comments are invited from the public by the Accreditation Standards Committee of the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation prior to further development and

2014-11-25 23:00:28

Nursing Education Perspectives, the NLN's respected bimonthly peer-reviewed research journal has published initial findings from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Evaluating Innovations

2014-11-24 23:00:57

The Nursing on Boards Coalition will implement a national strategy to bring nurses' valuable perspectives to governing boards, as well as to state-level and national commissions, with an interest

2014-10-24 23:01:08

Responding to the nursing education community’s need for specific

2014-10-17 23:00:42

While the world is understandably focused on the appropriate protocols and protective gear for health care workers, the critical role of nursing education must also be considered.

2014-10-07 23:00:26

Asserting that the lack of focus on the LPN/LVN workforce affects patient safety and leads to a void in the care of vulnerable populations, the NLN calls for the nursing community to explore and


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.