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A week of festivities
Students overcome obstacles to succeed
Reaching a new generation
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing appointed Dr. Jessie Colin to the board of directors for the 2014 Institute of Regulatory Excellence (IRE) Committee. The IRE is a fouryear educational and professional development program designed to enhance knowledge of and leadership in nursing regulation. The program was started in 2004 to provide nursing boards with quality regulation education. Colin is professor and director of the PhD, nursing executive leadership, and nursing education programs within the Division of Nursing at the College of Health Sciences at Barry University.