'Put yourself in their shoes'

Mitchell Richards says that if you get it right for a person with a learning disability, you get it right for everyone

Nursing in a pandemic

Second year nursing student Isabella Williams found working on a COVID-19 ward to be rewarding and challenging in equal measure

Supporting women through abortion

Abortion care isn’t a staple on many nursing degrees, but a new placement programme aims to give students a vital insight

Towards a greener future

Climate change: student Kendal Moran writes about the vital role nurses of the future have to play in the fight for our world 

Theatre of life

Can theatre and performance enhance nurse education? Nursing student Chelsea Barrett believes it can

'Keep pushing yourself'

A placement in Ghana has led to national recognition for Temitope Babajide as she receives the ultimate accolade of being crowned RCNi nursing student award winner 2020

Audio for the mind and soul

Podcasts can help broaden your outlook and develop you professionally. Student nurse Kendal Moran shares her top five

Don’t be afraid to use your voice

International student Theresa talks about how small actions can make a big impact, and why it’s important not to shy away from being politically active

In conversation with…our student ambassador of the year

Clare Manley has received an RCN award for her amazing efforts as a student ambassador at her university. She reveals what led her to take on, and go to extra lengths in, the role

Nursing in a pandemic

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

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

Air your anxieties

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

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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

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