At Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College, student engagement goes beyond the classroom. We provide our nursing students with opportunities to participate in leadership and community service through various ways and build research and practical skills.
Whether you are new to Goldfarb this term or continuing from last term, an undergraduate or a graduate student; we celebrate your voice and experience as we believe YOU ARE MADE FOR THIS as part of our Goldfarb community.
Each day of WELCOME WEEK will highlight how we live our values as part of the vibrant community at Goldfarb. You can boost your curiosity, connections, culture, and confidence as part of our GSON community while you gain insights from students, alumni, faculty, staff, and community partners through our Student Success Sessions, Student Clubs and Alumni Connections.
September 7-10, 2021
Vision Board – at each campus throughout Welcome Week you can share what resonates with you about our core values. We know you are MADE FOR THIS and we look forward to hearing more from you as we pursue our PATH TO DISTINCTION at Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College.
Community Kick-Off (both Campus Sites) - Tuesday, September 7, 2021 – Various Times
Let’s kickoff the new term and celebrate together. We will have ATI Books and Student Success Welcome Kits for new students and treats for all at various times throughout the day (first come, first served – only available during select times before/after class sessions). Check the Welcome Week website for more details about times, options, and details.
New Students ATI/Student Success Welcome Kit Pickup:
- BSN ACC, BSN UD – Duncan Campus Site – 8 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
- BSN UD – West Campus Site – 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
- BSN WEO – Duncan Campus Site – 6:00 p.m.
Nursing and Healthcare in the Next Generation (virtual) - Wednesday, September 8, 2021 – Time: 5:00 p.m.
Get a deeper look into the next phase of your nursing career by hearing from the experts and professionals in the field now. Your degree at Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College will open many opportunities to you, including possibilities at one of our many BJC Healthcare facilities and specialty areas.
Presenter: Angelleen Peters-Lewis, PhD, RN, FAAN | BJH Vice-President, Chief Operating Officer/Chief Nurse Executive
Microsoft Teams meeting:
Join on your computer or mobile app Click here to join the meeting /Or call in (audio only) +1 314-626-3842,,163378675# United States, St. Louis Phone Conference ID: 163 378 675#
Support at GSON (virtual) - Thursday, September 9, 2021 – Time: 5:00 p.m.
Navigating nursing education can have its challenges! From medical terminology to clinical application to drug calculations; we want you to feel confident in your skills as you learn the best ways to support your learning style. This session will highlight the Student Support Services we provide to students, so you are aware of all your tools that support your success.
Presenter: Student Support and Engagement Team |Dr. June Cowell-Oates – Disability Services
Microsoft Teams meeting
Join on your computer or mobile app
Click here to join the meeting
Or call in (audio only)
+1 314-626-3842,,214232080# United States, St. Louis
Phone Conference ID: 214 232 080#
SnackAttack on Friday, September 10, 2021 – While Supplies Last!
Our Student Clubs will help you make connections and highlight ways you can elevate your skills. You’ve made it through your first week of the term and our Student Clubs want to celebrate your success.
Join us for the Student Club Kickoff (virtual) on Thursday, September 23, 2021.
Presenter: Student Clubs
- Continue to monitor the Goldfarb School of Nursing webpage for COVID-19 safety protocols and updates
- New Undergraduate Students pickup your WELCOME KITS and ID Badges at the Duncan Campus and West Campus Site on your first day on campus.
- Duncan Campus Site (BSN ACC, BSN UD) – 8 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
- West Campus Site – (BSN UD) – 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
- BSN Weekend/Evening Option – 6:00 p.m.