Student voice


Student voice: Ambassadors can be agents of change

How one initiative is ensuring the views of students across different higher education...

Race to the finishing line is on

Third year nursing student, Chris Steele discusses his hopes and fears for final year

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Nursing students and mental health issues: who takes care of us?

The pressures on nursing students can have tragic effects. A campaign is seeking to provide...

Christopher Steele

Missing: where have all the male nursing students gone?

Fewer men are applying to nursing courses and we need to do more to attract them into the...


Starting out: Butterflies on the first day

Newly qualified nurses can feel a sense of pride that they have joined the profession.

Emma Cowen

Calm your nerves to get ahead when job hunting

Preparation is vital for approaching the job hunting process, says third year nursing...


Helping people through their darkest hours

Comforting distressed parents was a privilege that student Emma Cowen will never forget

Emma Cowen

Transition of another sort

Nurses aren’t nosy, they’re just blessed with plenty of professional curiosity

Andy O'Connell

Nursing a dying patient: a student's perspective...

Hertfordshire University child health nursing student Andy O'Connell, a finalist in the NCYP...

Career transition

A challenging transition

Making the move from HCA to nurse requires enormous effort and resilience, so it helps if...