Bethel College Holds Nursing Advisory Meeting

The Bethel College Nursing Advisory Committee meeting was held at Bethel College on April 2, 2007. Twenty community agency administrators met with faculty and students of the School of Nursing. Twenty-two BSN-MSN nursing students presented their senior research projects.

Larae Woudstra, Alexia Kosier and Andrew Holderread, BSN students, presented a study of male nursing alumni at Bethel College. Jennifer Layman Young presented a study of Intervention for Women with Osteoporosis. Dean Dr. Davidhizar states, "We really appreciate the advice from the Nursing Advisory Committee to improve our programs and the opportunity to share the excellence of our nursing research component with the community."

Bethel College is an accredited Christian college of the arts and sciences offering associates, bachelor's and master's degrees in more than 50 areas of study. The current enrollment of more than 2,081 includes students from 34 states and Puerto Rico, 12 countries, more than 25 denominations and 16 percent from culturally diverse backgrounds. Scholarships are available based upon a variety of factors including academic achievement, talent in the arts or athletics, ethnicity and church affiliation. Bethel offers classes at four locations: the Mishawaka campus, the Elkhart Campus and two satellite locations (in Nappanee and in Dowagiac, Mich.). The main Bethel campus is situated on 75 wooded acres in Mishawaka, Ind.

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