Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi announces Dr. Julie Anne Hoff as Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences. She will assume her duties fall 2017, subject to approval by the Texas A&M System Board of Regents. Hoff most recently served as the Director of the Eleanor Mann School of Nursing at the University of Arkansas, a position she held for the past for three years.
An award-winning graduate degree in nursing is available even to those who cannot physically make their way to the Island. Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) online program has been recognized among the top 50 colleges in the nation by College Values Online, placing 17 out of 50.
It was a mission well done for more than 60 students and faculty from the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi College of Nursing and Health Sciences, who volunteered to provide a concentrated effort of care to those who need it most. From June 19-29, Islander students and faculty, along with members of the Texas A&M Colonias Program and more than 200 U.S. Army personnel, were in Webb County, offering healthcare services, infrastructure enhancements and other services to the improve the quality of life for those living in Colonias near Laredo. Colonias are rural communities that lack basic living necessities, such as sewer systems, electricity and safe and sanitary housing.