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Gloria Fox scholarship
Since 1992, the Regions nursing department has offered scholarships to employees who are pursuing their associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degrees in nursing. The scholarship is named after Gloria Fox, a respected and exceptional Regions SICU registered nurse who died suddenly in 1990. 99 scholarships have been awarded since it was founded.
Meet some of the scholarship recipients
Sylvester Mutisya RN, NeuroSciences
Sylvester attended nursing school at the college of St Catherine’s. While in school Sylvester mentored other students at St. Kate’s, particularly those for whom English is a second language. Since receiving the Gloria Fox scholarship, Sylvester has graduated from nursing school and is currently working on our Neurosciences unit.
Mercy Paul RN, Care Management
When Mercy was eight years old, her father took her to a leper institution that was run by Mother Teresa. There, she saw men, women and children as outcasts of society. “I remember being gripped with a sense of sadness. I didn’t realize how much this experience would shape my career.” After this, Mercy felt a strong and lasting desire to help others. Mercy has completed a dual degree-MSN and MHA and is a supervisor in our care management department.
Aline Niehues RN, Surgical Intensive Care
Aline joined Regions in 2007 as a new graduate nurse; she is now a preceptor and charge nurse on our SICU. Aline is very passionate about working with surgical patients who have suffered a traumatic injury.” “To see a patient, who could just as easily died, survive and later thank the doctors and nurses who worked together to save his life leaves me in awe of the work we do.” As a member of the SICU’s unit practice council she has actively been involved with policy updates and revisions. Aline is attending the University of Minnesota for her doctorate in nursing practice.
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