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Student Ambassadors

Learn about our Student Ambassadors


Like you, our students are compassionate human beings who are committed to spending their careers helping others. Whether coming to the College of Nursing to start their careers or to advance their skills, our students want to make a difference in the lives of others.

​Undergraduate Students



 

Chelsie Yoshioka

I want to be a nurse because I enjoy the kind of patient interaction you get to perform. Nurses are with the patient more than any other healthcare professional, and I want to be a member of the support system for patients during difficult times in their lives...read more.

 


 
 

Hannah Osieczanek

I am currently in the traditional BSN program with an expected graduation date of May 2016. I have always known that nursing is what I wanted to do as a career, although I believe that nursing is more than a career and gives me a meaningful purpose...read more.

 

I am Hilary, I graduated from Lebanon, Oregon in 2005. I half-heartedly took some developmental education geared classes from Saddleback Community College in 2006. And I spent several years after working my way up in restaurants and loved my job working with people. I wanted to do something that made a difference...read more.



 

Kathleen Johnson  

This is my second career.  After a successful run in business from 1991-2011, raising 3 sons and caring for both parent’s in their final years in my home, I felt as though it was time to start doing what made MY heart sing.  I spent years in a career that afforded me a good living, but I was missing passion for my day to day life...read more.

 
 
 
 

Graduate Students



Caroline Wool

Hi! My name is Caroline and I am a graduate student working towards my master’s degree in the Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Program. I am passionate about nursing and am excited to continue my educational journey with CU’s College of Nursing. I am originally from Montgomery, Alabama, but I love Colorado and all it has to offer...read more.

 



 

Ronie Schafer

My name is Ronie Schafer, I am heading into my final year of the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program at CU Denver and have enjoyed the quality of instruction, the dedication of our department and fellow students...read more.