Nursing Student of the Month
This is an opportunity to recognize exceptional nursing students who make a difference in their community. Every student from each year will have the chance to be nominated by a peer depending on the month.
Nomination schedule 2020-2021:
October - Year 4
November - Year 3
January - Year 2 (1 winner from each site = 2 winners)
February - Year 1 (1 winner from each site = 2 winners)
March - CTF (1 winner)
Any nursing student (regardless of the nominator's year) can nominate
a student. Nominations will open on the first of every month and are due
by the 23rd of the month. Winners will be announced by the end of each
Winners will be decided by the WFNSA council and announced
during the last week of the month. Winners will receive a certificate and win a Starbucks giftcard!
NO SELF NOMINATIONS ALLOWED. WFNSA MEMBERS CANNOT NOMINATE OR BE NOMINATED FOR NURSING STUDENT OF THE MONTH.
Please contact Melissa Tan (VP Admin) at or your year representative for any questions or concerns.
Haylee Park - 4th Year
Haylee always prioritizes her friends and classmates before herself. She took initiative to offer help with studying and school work, and she always checks in on the mental health of others. She inspires others to become better student nurses and has contributed in many positive ways to the nursing student experience of many!
Bianca Dobransky - 3rd Year
Bianca has committed her time to volunteer for the STARS program, a program that helps the university by providing assistance to other nursing classes to further their learning experience. By volunteering in STARS, she is not only helping other students develop the skills they need as a nurse, but she is also helping the instructors. As well, Bianca is a part of LAMP. Through this program, she is able to guide multiple first year students into the nursing program and help integrate them into the Western community. Bianca demonstrates herself as a leader and a team player by getting involved into the nursing program at Western.