2014 Health Stories

WCU Sponsors Olympic Elite Rowers Betting to Win the Women’s Pair in 2016

Sara Hendershot and Taylor Ritzel are part of an elite group of women rowers whose sights are set on the 2016 Olympic Games. They’ve distinguished themselves at... Read more

Miami Campus Hosts 30 High School Students for 'A Day in the Life of a Nurse'

On Nov. 7, 2014, West Coast University hosted 30 students from William H. Turner Technical Arts High School for "A Day in the Life of a Nurse."  WCU faculty... Read more

Surge of Investment Needed to Prevent Nursing Shortage

More than 1 million new registered nurses (RNs) will be needed by 2022 to fill newly created jobs and replace retiring nurses, according to the American Nurses Association... Read more

West Coast University Launches New Doctorate of Pharmacy Program

West Coast University (WCU) is celebrating an exciting milestone in the life of the 105-year-old, regionally accredited university; founded in 1909, WCU focuses... Read more

Men and Nursing: Ahead of the Curve at WCU

As we celebrate National Nurses Week at West Coast University, spokesperson Joe Cockrell examines one of the biggest changes in the profession over the past decade:... Read more

WCU-Orange County Hosts Smile Camp for Kids

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. Faculty and students in the dental hygiene clinic at the WCU-Orange County campus held Smile Camp, serving... Read more