Nursing graduand Sylwia Borawski will receive the Governor General’s Silver Medal for academic excellence at Convocation.
Five winners in yesterday’s trivia quiz won vouchers to attend the WIFF Under the Stars drive-in style film festival.
Until now, instructors in the UWindsor Faculty of Nursing have had to leave the city to earn a doctorate in the discipline. That is changing, with the introduction of a new PhD program in nursing which welcomed its first cohort Tuesday at a reception in the Medical Education Building.
“This is going to service Windsor-Essex very well,” said Dale Rajacich, graduate co-ordinator. “In all of Canada, only 411 professors of nursing hold doctorates in nursing, as opposed to some other field. We need to produce more.”