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Sajna Seizes New Opportunities at NMC

Posted on Fri, Feb 26, 2016

In her 23 years, Sajna has seen more suffering than most of us could imagine.

As a young girl living in war-torn Bosnia Herzegovina in 1995, Sajna was thrown into the world of makeshift war-time healthcare. Her own mother was tasked with being a nurse with minimal experience. As a soldier in the Bosnian Army, her father had been shot four times.

"My mom had to make do with the resources we had to help others. She wasn't a registered nurse. I remember interacting with amputees, seeing wounds treated,” Sajna said.

But instead of being scared or repulsed by what she saw, Sajna was fascinated.

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Topics: campus life, student spotlight, nursing

Big Changes Come to NMC As Spring Semester Gets Underway

Posted on Wed, Jan 20, 2016

Welcome back! The snow on the ground isn’t the only thing that’s changed since you left Nebraska Methodist College at the end of last semester. As you make your way through campus, you’ll notice that many of the spaces you’ve grown used to have been shuffled around or upgraded in order to improve the student experience. Here’s your guide to each of the changes we’ve put in place for the 2016 spring semester.

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Topics: student life, campus life

Student Engagement Symposium Provides Look at the Future of Education

Posted on Fri, Jan 15, 2016

Yesterday, Nebraska Methodist College, with the help of students and a number of special guests, unveiled the Charlotte Schultz Learning Commons and Student Engagement Center, a space meant to act as a centerpiece for education innovation at the college for years to come.

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Topics: student life, campus life, college routine

There's A Visit Day For That!

Posted on Fri, Jan 08, 2016

At Nebraska Methodist College, we want to do everything we can to make you comfortable about your ultimate college decision. Toward that end, we’ve created more visit days this academic year than ever before, giving you the opportunity to select the campus tour that best fits your needs. Here’s everything you need to know about our upcoming Visit Days.

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Topics: healthcare education, campus life

Healthcare Career Camp 2016: Make Summer Break Count

Posted on Tue, Jan 05, 2016

Saying you want a job in healthcare is like saying you want to listen to music. Different genres and subgenres compete for your attention. You may like country music but not dubstep, or maybe you like both but you’re not sure you want to listen to one genre for the rest of your life.

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Topics: healthcare education, campus life, college routine

Online Tours Aren’t Enough- The Importance of Campus Visits

Posted on Wed, Dec 30, 2015

You’ve done your research, carefully looking at the schools that have that perfect combination of academics and student activities. Your applications are in or in process and you’re awaiting word from the many colleges you’ve applied for.

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Topics: student life, campus life

Finding Balance When Working While In College

Posted on Thu, Dec 03, 2015

There’s only so much time in a day. So how do you maintain a comfortable balance between your work obligations and school obligations? Throw family into the mix and things get even more complicated.

We’re here to tell you that working while in college is possible. You just need to be willing to rely on the resources that are out there and put into practice a few tricks that will help you manage your time.

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Topics: student life, campus life, transfer students

6 Ways to Save Your Sanity During Finals

Posted on Tue, Dec 01, 2015

With finals just around the corner, this is the perfect time to examine all those ways that you can help yourself stay in optimum physical and mental shape. Warning: some of these might help you have the best finals week ever!

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Topics: campus life, wellness

Transferring Colleges: 6 Signs Your Current School Is The Wrong Fit

Posted on Wed, Nov 18, 2015

You’ve hit a wall. For whatever reason, you’re just not clicking with your college of choice, and you find yourself thinking that you’re not in the right place.

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Topics: campus life, college routine, transfer students

Know The Truth: 5 Campus Health Myths...Debunked!

Posted on Wed, Nov 04, 2015

Campus health could very well be one of the best resources at Nebraska Methodist College that you're not using!

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Topics: student life, campus life