Introductions:"New" and "Old" Students. - page 140

:wavey: everyone! how about a thread that will allow us to introduce ourselves to those who are new and the new students can do the same. i am stephany, 42, mother of 3 children, a son 22,... Read More

  1. by   xiahe
    hi ~ i'm melissa, i'm 18, and i'm a pre-nursing student @ the university of akron in akron, ohio.
  2. by   NavyWife14
    Hi there! My name is Kathleen and I am starting an accelerated 2nd degree BSN program next week. My first degree is in Animal Science...decided at the last minute not to go to Vet School. Hopefully my backgroud will help me in Nursing School. I can't wait to get started!!!
  3. by   mistybuchanan
    Hi I am Misty, mother and step-mother to 4, 3 girls and a boy ages 3-7. I am getting married to my wonderful fiance a week before starting school in August. I am going to a 2 year program in Bakersfield CA and am nervous as heck. Any advice would be so helpful. Talk to you all soon.
  4. by   OverTheTop
    I'm Rachele, mom to an 8 yo boy and a 6 yo girl. My dh and I have been married nearly 9 years. When the kids were born we decided I'd stay home with them until they started school, then I'd start myself. I'll be starting the ADN program at a nearby CC in August. I registered for classes yesterday and ordered my uniforms. I have an older sister who has been an RN since 1993 so she's really helpful.
  5. by   alilar
    Hi my name is Alicia soon to be 31. I have 2 children and a wonderful hubbie. I start my first semester on August 28!!
  6. by   shlru0404
    Hi, I'll go by shlru0404. I am currently employed as Clinical Assist on a TCU of a rural hospital in southern Idaho. I do carry my NREMT-P and am transitioning into RN second year in Jan 2007. I am almost 40 with 2 kids and 6 step kids for total of 8(wow that sounds like a lot). My career related interests are critical care, oncology, and rehab nursing areas while personal interests are softball and horses. I am from California originally, but find Idaho a peaceful change. I hope to find people with similar interests and experiences to share my nursing joys and sorrows with. My hubby does concrete and he don't much care for my career stuff. I think it is cause he just don't understand it all. He finds way too many abbreviations for his liking. Blessings to all...
  7. by   christy,rn
    Hello my name is Christy. Start ADN program August 15th.
  8. by   so_buggie
    HI,
    I'm Kayla. I'm a new student. I'm a sophomore in college and i messed up my freshman year and now i'm paying. I dropped biology the first time. The second time i passed the lecture but got a D in the lab but i need a C. So now i have to retake it. I feel like a failure. And i was going to take chem but my advisor suggested me not to. So now i'm stuck with take Chem (+ lab), Bio lab, A and P (+ lab). I hope i make it in the nursing program so i can graduate in 2009 with a BSN!
  9. by   iHeartNICU
    Hi, I'm Amy, 22, from Texas. I have one more year until I complete my BSN degree. I can't believe it has gone by so fast. For all of those starting, good luck and have a blast...that is, when you have a spare moment amidst all the study time.
  10. by   stnurse2008
    HI, my name is Lacey I am 22 yrs old and I am currently in the 2nd year of the BSN program and cant wait to be done! I have two years left, I will graduate in May 2008.
  11. by   k9's mom
    Hi all! I'm just starting the BSN program in August if I don't back out!
  12. by   nursemama2be
    Hi I am Tricia..

    I am starting a 2 yr RPN course in Sept.. very very nervous... there is no more 2 yr RN programs up here and the school I would have to go to has a crappy BScN program..
  13. by   manofbess
    Hey all,

    I am a newbie. Just received my acceptance letter yesterday! This was my early birthday present as I turn 24 next week I'll be completing a hospital ADN program that begins in January. Wish me luck, and best of luck to all of you! :spin:

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