Introductions:"New" and "Old" Students. - page 165

: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   pcelest2003
    3 pre-r to go, Chem, College Alg(terrified) at Chicago State University
  2. by   madampomfrey
    Hi yall! I am Kayla and I am a 2nd semester BSN student at a school in Kentucky. I also work as a nurse tech. I am the daughter of a nurse and have always wanted to be one because of all the stories I use to hear at the dinner table. I plan to work in Women's health or NICU upon graduation. Good luck to all!
  3. by   Shay08
    hi everyone,

    I'm Sharon, 34 years old and attend Widener University's BSN program in Chester county, PA (though I live in northern Delaware). I already have a BA in English and an MEd in Health Promotion so I only have a handful of pre-req's left before I start my nursing courses (unfortunately it's all the scary ones - chem, micro, stats...). I'm so excited!!

    I also have 2 daughters, a 5 year old and a 1 year old.

    Nice to meet you all.
  4. by   chocolatekisses
    Hi everyone
    I'm Yasmin. 19 years old no children. I am in an ADN nursing program.
    I am new in nursing and just recently finished my intro to nursing class.
    This fall I will start my second semester which will be my first nursing class with a clinical. I'm here and any advice on what to do and expect for your first clinical would be helpful. Thanks
  5. by   Sue7573
    I am not 'new' to allnurses but it has been a long time since I posted anything. I do keep up with a few threads and browse now and then. I starting my 4th semester of ADN program in August. I was originally supposed to graduate in may this year but had to repeat my third semester. It was devastating at first but I was glad I got the opportunity to repeat. I have a better grasp of the content taught. Anyway I don't know how much I will post now but I am here and I do read a lot of what is posted. And I love the new layout of Allnurses. THANKS Sue
  6. by   Karencita1228
    HELLO, ALLNURSES!!!!

    I'm 20 years old, no kids, and anxious to start my ADN program at Charity School of Nursing in New Orleans, Louisiana. I'm looking forward to what NS has to offer, and I hope to hear from all of you soon!!!!

    CONGRATS TO ALL ENTERING NS STUDENTS!!!!!!!!!!!
  7. by   tekamame
    I have a question for ya! I have my BS in Bio-chem and I want to get My RN. The question is what do I need to do. Start with an ADN or can I go for a BSN???
    Please help
    Thanks!
  8. by   orange23
    In most cases you can go for your BSN. You just need to check the course requirements for BSN at the schools you'd like to attend and see what lower level courses they require that you may not have taken as a part of your previous degree. If there are any, you may need to take those first, but they shouldn't amount to much before you can just begin your nursing courses. I also know that there are some accelerated BSN programs out there that are completed in a year for people who already hold Bachelor's Degrees. That's something else you might want to check into. But since you already hold a Bachelor's I would definitely go for a BSN instead of an ADN. That's just my opinion though. Whatever you decide to do, good luck to you!!
  9. by   aziah
    aiza iR

    20

    3rdyr BSN

    Philippines

    thankyah
  10. by   nadis7
    hiya! i'm nadis, male, 20, a BSN student, Philippines :hatparty:
    newbie :chuckle
  11. by   byrdnest
    Hey all, my name is Karina,22 & I'm a mother of a very energetic 2 yr old. and a husband that acts two at times. LOL they're the light of my life, and my #1 supporters. i just found out that i got accepted to Erwin Tech in Tampa, FL. i start in Jan08 ( 1yr LPN program). i'm a lil' nervous about going back to school.. ok very nervous. not sure what i should start of looking into as far as getting a head start to get introduced to things. Any one have a sugestions? Thanks to all and again HELLO!
  12. by   HollyO1974
    Hi Everyone, My name is Holly, i live in Central Oregon and JUST signed up for classes to start the fun! Im 32, recently divorced, mom of 6 yr old and 4 yr old... Finally decided to get on the ball and take charge of my life and quit saying mmm i wonder where id be IF...

    so it all begins in september!!! Im excited!
  13. by   jushaphy
    hello, Im arthur 19 yrs. old. On my 3rd year in BSN!

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