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Duquesne, nursing students clash over diplomas

Duquesne, nursing students clash over diplomas

Raymond Arke | News Editor A group of 24 nursing students had their diplomas withheld because they failed to meet a Duquesne-set minimum score on a national nursing preparatory test, various Pittsburgh news outlets first reported on June 6. The Health Education System, Inc, or HESI, exam is a nationally offered test that prepares nursing […]

Nursing school unveils simulation center

Nursing school unveils simulation center

By Carolyn Conte | The Duquesne Duke On the fifth floor of Libermann Hall, Duquesne nursing students rush to deliver a baby after its mother goes into shock, her temperature dropping and her weak pulse beating rapidly. The catch? Both patients are plastic. On November 30, the School of Nursing unveiled its brand-new simulation center, […]