First Day of Nursing School (and 5 tips for success!)

Well you guys, today was the big day! I had my first day of nursing school. I've actually had a really long day today. My day ran from 6:00AM to 8:40PM, and that was after getting out of my night class early. It's scheduled to end at 8:45PM normally. I'm fairly exhausted because I didn't get to eat much between class and finishing some last minute school errands like figuring out my parking tag, but I really wanted to do this write up tonight. I also know that if I don't do it now, I'll just end up forgetting and…

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BRCC Nursing Orientation 2018 (FALL)

It's August, and it's officially back to school season in my area! The universities and colleges start their first day of school this coming Monday, including my school! I originally intended to write this post last night after school and work, but I was entirely way to tired so here it in the morning. Yesterday, I had to attend my nursing program's mandatory orientation. It is mandatory in the sense that if you do not attend the orientation you cannot enroll in the nursing classes. So it's a big deal and not something you can just casually skip. They had…

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BRCC Nursing Bootcamp Fall 2018

Today was a fairly important day for me!I had nursing bootcamp at the Frazier building today. It was originally supposed to run from 9AM to 4 PM, but it was adjusted to be from 9AM to 12PM instead. On the registration paperwork, it was written that both the nursing bootcamp and orientation were mandatory. But, today at the bootcamp, they made it pretty clear that only the orientation was mandatory. For the session, we had 24 students including myself. We had students of all age ranges, and the oldest member is a 45 year old from what I remember. I…

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