November 8, 2022
Students holding hands on stage.
Prior to their first clinical placement, Merrimack’s sophomore nursing students will take part in a special ceremony that honors the College’s Augustinian Catholic roots.

Notable & Quotable

Assistant Professor Leena Bharath, who teaches in the School of Health Sciences, has received $434,000 in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The awarded R15 grant will stretch over three years and is intended to support the training of undergraduate students.

Associate professor of health sciences, Zi Yan, was interviewed by The Wall Street Journal supporting the benefits of outdoor group exercise in the winter during the pandemic. Yan, who’s interdisciplinary research involves psychology, public health and exercise science offered that exercise classes provide physical benefits and much-needed social support, especially during the winter months.

Assistant professor of health sciences April Bowling was featured in a Boston Globe story April 13, 2020 on how people should continue to exercise during self-isolation. Adhering to a fitness regimen that incorporates cardiovascular and resistance training is important for overall health, she told the Globe.


Graduate Programs Virtual Information Session

Join us online to learn more about our graduate programs, hear directly from program directors, and chat with admissions representatives. 5:30-6:30 p.m. – Program break-out sessions 6:30-7:30 p.m. – Chat […]