UW Bothell to host annual Nursing Career Advancement Day Fair

Friday, November 06, 2009
CONTACT: Elizabeth Fischtziur - (425) 352-3636 -

BOTHELL, Wash. - The University of Washington Bothell will host its seventh annual Nursing Career Advancement Day Fair on Tuesday, January 19, 2010 (11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.). Representatives of over 20 Washington state health care employers and educational institutions will be available at the fair to discuss nursing career and educational opportunities with attendees.

Organizations expected to participate include Children's Hospital, Evergreen Healthcare, Northwest Hospital, Seattle-King County Public Health, Stevens Hospital, Virginia Mason Medical Center, St. Joseph Hospital, Providence-Everett Medical Center, Seattle University, UW Bothell Nursing Program and UW Seattle School of Nursing.

All are invited to this great opportunity to: connect with current nursing students; discover what it takes to earn a ADN, BSN or MN degree; and explore employer-based resources to help support career development.

The Nursing Career Advancement Day Fair will be held at the University of Washington Bothell, 18115 Campus Way NE, in the North Creek Events Center. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information, contact (425) 352-3662.

About UW Bothell: The University of Washington Bothell combines the benefits of a small campus with the resources and prestige of a world-renowned university. Offering over 30 degrees, options, certificates and concentrations, its curriculum emphasizes close student-faculty interaction, collaboration among students, and hands-on learning. UW Bothell celebrates its 20th year of operation during the 2009-10 academic year with the opening of student housing, an access ramp connecting the campus to SR522, and new degrees including a Master of Computing and Software Systems (MSCSS), and a Leadership Master of Business Administration (L-MBA) at an offsite location in Bellevue, WA.