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Inquiry: The Journal of the Virginia Community Colleges

Author Bio(s)

Karen Bloomfield is Assistant Professor of Nursing at Piedmont Virginia Community College in Charlottesville, Virginia. Wendy Diment is Assistant Professor of Nursing at Piedmont Virginia Community College in Charlottesville, Virginia. Kristina O’Meara is Associate Professor of Nursing at Piedmont Virginia Community College in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Abstract

Nursing faculty at Piedmont Virginia Community College have developed an innovative and formal mentoring program designed to improve success for their students. Nurse Success was introduced in 2011 and provided support for students experiencing academic concerns. The program highlights findings that demonstrate the complex challenges often faced by students that extend beyond the academic and into personal and financial issues that impact student performance.

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