Dr. Rachael Haupt-Harrington received the Mary C. and Fred Bliss Endowment for Nursing Faculty Professional Development Award. The award is given to a pre-tenure faculty member for the purpose of building their scholarship portfolios for tenure and promotion. The award supports activities such as research, manuscript development, faculty-student collaborative research, and conference travel. Ms. Bliss is a 1978 graduate who worked as a CNS in maternal child nursing and later in hospital administration. Mr. Bliss is professor emeritus for the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of California-Davis.
Dr. Haupt-Harrington was recognized at the College of Nursing and Health Sciences Scholarship and Awards Dinner held May 6, 2015 at the Davies Center.