VNL Magazine - Spring 2020 Issue Download the video file. Resilience in the Time of COVID As much as coronavirus has changed us, it's also reminded us of our individual and collective resilience, too. by Christine Phelan Kueter Read more Her Walk In The walk into Jessica Herren’s (BSN `18) job at NYU Langone Hospital is part march, part meditation. Read more The First COVID Patient When Cate Rhangos (BSN `19) entered the room, her patient looked at her with eyes that said, "Am I going to die here?" Read more Ready on the Western Shore "I think we will all be better clinicians, and better prepared for future outbreaks like this," says Brent Lankford (BSN `10), an emergency nurse in Md. Read more On the New York Frontlines "Yes, this is not something any of us were expecting, but we can do it," said Amelia Conner (BSN `18), who's caring for COVID patients in Manhasset, NY. Read more Clean-Shaven in Solidarity "When it comes to nitty-gritty stuff in the trenches," says advanced practice nurse Scott Darrah (MSN `15), who's caring for COVID patients, "we're serious." Read more Managing, Shift by Shift "I truly believe we will all come out stronger nurses and stronger people at the end of this," says Lauren Dickinson (BSN `19), caring for COVID patients in NY. Read more Departments Note From the Dean A video message from Dean Pam Cipriano Read more In Their Own Words Achieve dominion over your fears by writing about them. A selection of some of our favorite coronavirus-inspired haiku from students, faculty, and clinicians. Read more Briefs News from around the School. Read more When Staying Home is Dangerous It's a terrifying, if predictable side effect of COVID-19: domestic abuse during quarantine is up, says nurse scholar Kathryn Laughon. Read more Untethered "It helps them just be kids again," said assistant prof. Beth Quatrara, who, with nurse Susan Steck, led the pilot study that's changed UVA Health protocol. Read more On Their Bookshelf What some of our faculty are reading to inform their understanding of - or escape - the pandemic. Read more Contacts Christine Phelan Kueter Senior Writer & Editor email@example.com (434) 982-3312 Resources Resource Connect with Nursing Alumni We can't wait to hear from you! Share your news, update your info on HoosOnline, learn about upcoming events and reunions. News & Events Videos Download the video file. Look for the Helpers Some nursing students take their roles a step further through volunteerism. They are emergency responders, every inch of them a helper. Download the video file. When Disaster Binds With climate change's assault, Nicaraguan nurses are on the front lines of disaster and preparation. And they have lessons to impart. Download the video file. We see you. To our community: remember that, no matter where this message finds you—in the harried heart of the ICU or caring for loved ones at home—you are a hero.