Midwest Nursing History Research Center Lecture - “The School is on Fire!” Our Lady of the Angels School Fire
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (CDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (CDT)
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing - 3rd Floor Event Center
*Please note registration closes Tuesday, April 15 at 5:00 pm*
Dr. Barbara Brodie, our renowned speaker, is the Madge Jones Professor of Nursing, Emerita, and the Associate Director of the Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry at the University of Virginia. Dr. Brodie has published extensively on nursing history including the 2010 history of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing with co-authors Drs. Arlene Keeling and John Kirchgessner. This talk focusses on nursing’s role in the devastating Chicago school fire in which 92 pupils and 3 nuns perished.
Refreshments and discussion will immediately follow the lecture.
You are then warmly invited to tour the Midwest Nursing History Research Center.
Please consider making a donation towards the Midwest Nursing History Research Center. Please send a check to: UIC College if Nursing, 845 S. Damen Avenue, Office of Advancement (MC 802), Chicago, IL 60612
1. Space in Lot B2 will be available for the first 50 attendees at a cost of $11.50
Please note: This parking lot is located on Wolcott, which is a one way street. Please enter Wolcott from Taylor Street
2. Additional parking will be available at the Wood Street Parking Structure (Lot WSPS). Parking here is based by the hour. 2 1/2 - 3 1/2 hours will cost $10.00
3. Metered parking is also available along Taylor Street
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