5 Professional Nursing Journals to Transform You Into Super Nurse!


Move to the head of the class. Between clinical rotations and doing homework, browse professional nursing journals to learn about the latest developments and discussions in the world of nursing. Not sure where to start? Here are five must-read nursing publications to check out this weekend!   American Journal of Nursing Each month the American … Continued

CCU Named the Title Sponsor of HeavenFest 2015!


Where and When? We are excited to announce that CCU will be the title sponsor of HeavenFest 2015, which will be held August 7-8, 2015 in Morrison, Colorado. HeavenFest is the largest Christian gathering in the entire Rocky Mountain region. HeavenFest 2015 will bring premier Christian musicians and an audience of thousands back to Colorado, … Continued

Shot of Calm: Conflict Management in Nursing

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No work environment is easy, but nurses have an especially difficult, albeit rewarding, working environment. The nature of interpersonal encounters for nurses is inherently stressful, often interacting with people while they are rushed, tense, nervous, pained, worried, afraid, or exhausted. The anxiety surrounding interactions can often lead to the need for conflict management in nursing; … Continued

Know It in a Flash: The 5 Best Flash Card Apps for Nursing Students


Flashcards: one of the best ways to study on the go! For nursing students, using extra time to study effectively is especially important. But writing flashcards can be a long and tedious task, not to mention carrying physical flashcards can be difficult and annoying. Flashcards apps are the perfect solution for a nursing student: you … Continued

Tickling Your Funny Bone: Stress Management for Nurses


There’s no two ways about it: nursing school isn’t easy. Luckily it is awesome, awe-inspiring, fascinating, humbling, and downright hilarious. The trick is in remembering. So here’s a little nursing humor and commiseration from CCU to you. There’s going to be plenty of early mornings, late nights, labs, clinicals, and exams ahead. But whatever hurdles … Continued