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Since I am new here I was just curious to learn about my "new student friends" Full or Part time student? Do you work and go to school? Age? Single or Married? Children (if yes ages?) Other... Read More

  1. by   beaRNwhenIgroUP
    [quote]originally posted by jdomep
    since i am new here i was just curious to learn about my "new student friends"

    full or part time student?
    do you work and go to school?
    age?
    single or married?
    children (if yes ages?)
    other degrees?
    ideal nursing position?
    why you chose nursing?
    and anything else you want to share...


    full time (16 hours - yikes )

    no work for me

    29 (30 in jan )

    married to the best guy ever!!!!!!

    no kids - dog & cat

    aa
    ideal nursing position...right now i like to think that it will be in some form of emergency care...flight nurse, er

    or o.r. (not ortho though - can't stomach that...if you are in the o.r. do you have to be willing to participate in all types of surg? really don't think i can handle the drills and hammers and whatnot)

    why i chose nursing? i keep asking myself that right now (kidding -cause school is such a pain in the a$$) i guess i'm w/ the others...i was called

    anything else...
    i'm a junior in a bsn program
    can't wait to get out into the world:d
    sarah
  2. by   Beach_RN
    full or part time student? ...part-time evenings

    do you work and go to school? yes, i work full-time

    age? 35

    single or married? married for 12 years

    children (if yes ages?) son 8 and daughter 6

    other degrees? nope

    ideal nursing position? working in nicu or pediatrics.....

    why you chose nursing? let's say it was a spritual enlightment as well as originally i went to school to become a nurse... dropped out when i was 19, now that i'm older, i'm a better student, more mature, ready for the career change..

    and anything else you want to share: nah, aside from the fact that i freaking out this semester!
  3. by   NurseAngie
    [QUOTE]Originally posted by jdomep
    [B]Since I am new here I was just curious to learn about my "new student friends"

    Full or Part time student? FULL TIME
    Do you work and go to school?YES, I AM A MOTHER!
    Age?30
    Single or Married? MARRIED,BUT SINGLE IN STATUS (NAVY HUBBY)
    Children (if yes ages?) 10 & 7
    Other degrees? DIPLOMA IN PRACTICAL NURSING
    Ideal nursing position? LABOR & DELIVERY/CNM
    Why you chose nursing? IT CHOSE ME
    And anything else you want to share...HMMM...WHAT WAS I THINKING???

    ~Angie
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  5. by   dianthe1013
    Full or Part time student? Full time
    Do you work and go to school? I work about 20 hrs/week
    Age? 25
    Single or Married? single & engaged
    Children (if yes ages?) not yet
    Other degrees? none
    Ideal nursing position? neonatal or chemotherapy administration
    Why you chose nursing? My grandmother, who is a nurse, says it's in my blood. I say it's a way of being, a certain personality that just has to help.

    Donna
  6. by   Lisa1970
    I am a Full time student, Full time mom & wife,
    Work part time ( weekends and Thursday's)

    I would love to work in the women's and children's center ( when it is built) Currently work in PCU Unit ( Cardiac care, fresh open hearts, Cabg etc..)

    Married for 12 years, 4 kids 2 girls 12,10
    2 boys 9,6 plus a German Shephard.

    School I am taking AP 1, Inorganic/oganic bio chemistry, Psychology, & Written Comm 2.

    I have always loved workng as an aid. This is just the next step. I love my job. Meeting great people.
  7. by   AppyHorseFan
    originally posted by jdomep
    since i am new here i was just curious to learn about my "new student friends"

    full or part time student?
    do you work and go to school?
    age?
    single or married?
    children (if yes ages?)
    other degrees?
    ideal nursing position?
    why you chose nursing?
    and anything else you want to share...

    tia
    full time student
    work 2 or 3 days/week as an extern
    39
    divorced
    son 11 and daughter 6 (7 in november)
    assoc. in aa
    ped. oncology is my ideal position
    i feel nursing is a calling for me. when i was a young child, i almost lost my life. i had been trying for years to find out why god had saved me...what was my life supposed to be used for other than his work. then late one night i was watching a show about st. jude's...it was like a chill went through my entire body and realized this is what god had saved me for.

    only 17 more months until graduation!!!!
  8. by   GPatty
    Full or Part time student?
    Part time this semester. Recently graduated LPN.

    Do you work and go to school?
    Yes. School on Mon. -Thurs. 2 1/2 hours and two internet classes.
    14 credit hours. Work between 84 and 96 hours a pay period.

    Age?
    39. Will be 40 in December.

    Single or Married?
    Married.

    Children (if yes ages?)
    Gabriel (stepson) 22
    Amber daughter 22
    Jerry son 19
    Loren stepdaughter 17
    Amanda daughter 16
    Jacob son 14
    Denise stepdaughter 13
    Amelia daughter 9
    Abigail daughter 7

    Other degrees?
    Motherhood!

    Ideal nursing position?
    I don't know yet...

    Why you chose nursing?
    I have ALWAYS wanted to be a nurse!

    And anything else you want to share...
    I have 3 dogs, 1 cat, hamsters, fish and 4 birds.
    ANd I live in Noah's Ark!
  9. by   studentdeb
    Originally posted by jdomep
    Since I am new here I was just curious to learn about my "new student friends"

    Full or Part time student? ALMOST FULLTIME STUDENT (10 CREDIT HOURS)
    Do you work and go to school? CURRENTLY ON A LEAVE OF ABSENCE
    Age? 39
    Single or Married? MARRIED
    Children (if yes ages?) EMILY (4 1/2) & NICHOLAS (21 MONTHS)
    Other degrees? NO, BUT HALFWAY TO BUS. DEGREE
    Ideal nursing position? LABOR AND DELIVERY
    Why you chose nursing? I WANTED TO WORK IN A FIELD THAT I FELT LIKE I WAS DOING SOMETHING IMPORTANT, NOT BORING, ALSO THE FLEXIBLE AND PART-TIME SCHEDULES
    And anything else you want to share... THIS IS MY FIRST SEMESTER AND IF I CAN HANDLE ALL THE STRESS, HOPEFULLY I WILL BE DONE DECEMBER 2004

    TIA

    Here's me...

    Full time wife & mom part time student (not enough time in a day but I try)
    37 years old
    Married to a great guy
    4 boys (6,5,4,2)
    Got my BS in 1987
    I think I would like to work in our new Women's and Babies Hospital or Geriatrics...
    I should have done this in college the first time but my dad (an MD) talked me out of it and now is my biggest supporter (go figure )
    I am in a 2 year part time evening program which is great but it may say it is a "part time" program but we have to put in "full time" work
  10. by   Froggy
    Full or Part time student?
    Part-time student -- evening and weekends
    Full-time -- Wife, Mommie, Maid all round doer
    Do you work and go to school?
    Age?
    29 years old
    Single or Married?
    Married for 9 year to a wonderful and supportive husband
    Children (if yes ages?)
    2 children -- 5 yr old girl : 2 yr old boy
    Other degrees?
    (Inactive) EMT-B, IV Tech (Active) Medical Assistant
    Ideal nursing position?
    Med-Serg for a year or two then I'll decide Prefer Emergency
    Why you chose nursing?
    Born to be one!!!
    And anything else you want to share...
    Love animals -- Have 2 dogs, 1 cat, 1 Bird, 2 gerbils and hermit
    crabs. Would like to have ferrets again when we have a
    bigger house.
    Also am active in daughters PTA doing PR work
  11. by   dstudent
    Hi Tia,

    I am 31, a part time student. Full time mother of three- 9,7,& 5.
    I am engaged.
    No degree YET.
    I would like to work in the mental health sector.
    Always wanted to be a nurse.

    Doreen
  12. by   Sherry-futureRN
    Since I am new here I was just curious to learn about my "new student friends"

    Full or Part time student? Right now I am part time finishing up pre req's
    Do you work and go to school? Yes, I work 3 days/week, plus have 2 children.
    Age? 33
    Single or Married? Married
    Children (if yes ages?) Jackie-7 and Jessica-4
    Other degrees? No, but lots of credits that never made it anywhere.
    Ideal nursing position? OB/GYN
    Why you chose nursing? Felt like it was my calling, I love working with people. I love the thought of seeing and helping a new life enter this world!!! Can't WAIT!!!
    And anything else you want to share... Feeling really stressed with school, trying to relax by taking it day by day. So far....so good.
  13. by   studentOH
    Full or Part time student? Part time
    Do you work and go to school? Yes, two jobs. Bank and sales. Zero free time, but bills are getting paid.
    Age? 22
    Single or Married? Partnered.
    Children (if yes ages?) No...two great nephews.
    Other degrees? Not yet. Plan on earning several.
    Ideal nursing position? Corrections first, psych second.
    Why you chose nursing? Challenge, job security, science, and all of that "helping people" stuff that everyone vomits at hehe.
    And anything else you want to share... Not now, I need to get to bed .

    brian

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