WCU Nursing Students Hold Health Fair

Students in William Carey University’s summer community nursing course held a Health Fair from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on June 21 in the Student Conference Center. The health fair included booths with information on breast cancer awareness, diabetic education, hypertension, nutrition, smoking cessation, and stress reduction. Tests were conducted on blood glucose and blood pressure, as well. Twenty-three nursing students participated in the planning and implementation of the health fair.   


(left to right) Julia Mansell, instructor of nursing at William Carey University, Blake Munna, a senior nursing student from Poplarville, and Jessica Allcock, senior nursing student from Ellisville, pose in front of the smoking cessation information booth at the Health Fair in the Student Conference Center on June 21.