Central California Center for Excellence in Nursing (CCCEN)
Nursing Legacy Project
The Legacy of Nursing Education and Leadership at California State University, Fresno project came to life in preparation for the opening of the Central California Center for Excellence in Nursing in 2007. A group of current and retired faculty convened to discuss creating a historical nursing pictorial to add decoration to the newly established center. A faculty member invited a fellow alumni to attend, and Pamela Loewen has been leading the committee ever since. Learn More...
In the heart of the fast-growing New California, our culturally and economically diverse residents face some of the most dire health conditions and health-provider shortages in the United States. Crisis in Care: The Nursing Shortage in the San Joaquin Valley 2007 (72 page report in PDF) addresses these shortages.