May 9th Graduation Information

Friday, May 9

Graduation Schedule 

All activities will take place at the

Kansas City Scottish Rite,

1330 Lindwood Boulevard,

Kansas City, Missouri

More detailed graduation information will be sent directly to seniors. Tere Naylor organizes graduation activities.




Kansas City Scottish Rite

Bradley and Tally speak at conference in Oklahoma


Kathy Tally, M.S. and Cindy Bradley, M.S.N., R.N. presented a one-day workshop on February 26th, for the 10th Annual Nurse Educator Conference held at Oklahoma City University’s Kramer School of Nursing, sponsored by the Oklahoma Nurses Association.

Simulation in nursing education workshop to be held

On Thursday, March 6 the SUGAR group will hold their quarterly meeting at Saint Luke's College, 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. in room 112. SUGAR--simulation users group around the region--was started by Cindy Bradley, the director of the College Simulation Center. 

Students participate in Nurse Advocacy Day in Jefferson City

Robyn King (left) and Wendy Jones attended the Missouri Nurses Association on (MONA) Nurse Advocacy Day in Jefferson City Wednesday, February 19. There were 656 attendees who traveled from all over Missouri for this yearly Day. King is a second semester senior and Jones will graduate this May.

M.S.N. student finds commonalities in working with horses and patients

Fletcher Schubert is pictured with two colleagues and a boy who was visiting the life-flight. Schubert is on the right.

KANSAS CITY (January 28, 2014) – Agriculture major, horseback rider and rodeo enthusiast—Fletcher Schubert—hadn’t considered a career in nursing until he was hospitalized for surgery in 2002. His male nurse—a former Marine—recommended a nursing career pointing out that he already had many of the needed science courses completed.

Nursing students as “standardized patients” in simulation

KANSAS CITY (February 10, 2014) - If you’ve been a hospital patient and experienced the Jell-O, the flimsy gray hospital gowns and plastic tableware you know how it feels to be the one in the bed.

Senior nursing students at Saint Luke’s College got a little taste of this experience during a recent simulation exercise.

The students dressed like patients wearing hospital gowns, bandages, IVs, and wounds as they transformed the skills lab into a 12-bed telemetry unit.

Evelyn Howard recipient of Renée Pernice Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Evelyn Howard is the 2014 spring semester recipient of the Renée Pernice Memorial Nursing Scholarship. She will receive a $2,000 scholarship to help pay for her final semester of her B.S.N. program.

The family and friends of Renée Pernice established this scholarship in 2009 to honor her love of nursing and nursing education. As an instructor at Saint Luke's College of Health Sciences, her kind spirit touched the lives of students, faculty and staff.

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