Informing nursing students and sharing their stories

The right path for you

Opt in, opt out or no choice – three members share their perspectives of being nursing students during the COVID-19 pandemic

Nursing in a pandemic

Newly qualified in the face of COVID-19: Amber’s story

Air your anxieties

Feeling nervous and worried about COVID-19 is normal. You don’t need to be in crisis to seek support

What to expect on placement

The NMC has published emergency education standards that apply for the duration of the pandemic. Find out what they mean for you

Download the spring issue of RCN Students

Spring issue of RCN Students

Knowing when to say no

It’s vital to speak up if you don’t feel safe performing a task delegated to you on placement

A book for every mood

A great book can help you escape and change how you’re feeling. We’ve found five fab reads for five different moods

You're not alone

Hollie’s online mental health support for nursing students has never been more needed

'No amount of studying can prepare you for this'

Student nurse Rose shares her reflections on a winter placement in A&E

Terrified of being newly qualified?

We ask four newly qualified nurses (NQNs) from across the different disciplines to give tips and advice on transitioning from student to NQN

Download the autumn/winter 2019 issue of RCN Students

Download the autumn/winter issue of RCN Students

Fair care for everyone

Student nurse Brooke and her partner Dan are sharing their own experiences to speak up for transgender patients 

Safeguarding children: how to identify and escalate concerns

Senior lecturer Zoe Clarke explains how to spot the signs of neglect, maltreatment and abuse and raise concerns to keep children safe

Getting through the second-year blues

Toni shares her struggles during this challenging stage of her nursing degree and how she moved past them with a little help

Do you know how to detect delirium?

As the RCN seeks to increase awareness of this confusional state, lecturer Gary has developed training for students at his university