Posts Tagged 'lecture'

Retired Johns Hopkins School of Nursing dean looks to debunk popular portrayal

Retired Johns Hopkins School of Nursing dean looks to debunk popular portrayal

Nurses are not “mindless bimbos” — at least not for Martha N. Hill, today’s morning lecture speaker. Hill, who serves as both the dean emerita and a professor for the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, will talk about common misperceptions about the profession with her lecture, “Have You Looked at Nursing Lately?” at 10:45 a.m. today in the Amphitheater.

Burns, Ward show sneak preview of ‘The Roosevelts: An Intimate History’

Burns, Ward show sneak preview of ‘The Roosevelts: An Intimate History’

On Sept. 14, PBS will begin a week of broadcasting Ken Burns and Geoffrey Ward’s upcoming documentary series on Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, titled “The Roosevelts: An Intimate History.” Broadcast in two-hour-long episodes over seven days, the 14-hour series will cover 104 years of history, beginning with Theodore Roosevelt’s birth in 1858 and ending with Eleanor Roosevelt’s death in 1962.