UTMB Parents Learn About Campus Life and Student Services
More than 20 parents attended the second annual UTMB Proud Parents' Summer Beach Retreat on Saturday, June 27.
This event, sponsored by the UTMB Parents' Council and the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations provided parents the opportunity to learn more about campus life and student services.
After a welcome brunch, parents were taken to campus to tour the Ashbel Smith Building, the Lee Hage Jamail Student Center, John Sealy Hospital, and the Moody Medical Library.
The Parents' Council, established in 2008, enhances communication between parents and the university and provides a support network for all students.
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For more information about the Parents' Council, please contact Kim Barfield at 1-888-862-7111 or email@example.com
School of Nursing Celebrates 125 Years of Excellence
Established in 1890 as the privately operated John Sealy Hospital Training School for Nurses, it was the first school of nursing west of the Mississippi River.
The Board of Lady Managers, led by Rebecca Sealy, raised funds to operate the nursing school until it bacame part of the University of Texas in 1896.
Click here to learn more about the UTMB School of Nursing and its 125-year legacy.