Samantha Halla receives the Dr. Carl G. Pierce Jr. ScholarshipMargaret H. Rollins School of Nursing senior hopes to be trauma nurse
The Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing at Beebe Healthcare announces that Samantha Halla, a senior student from Rehoboth Beach, is the recipient of the Dr. Carl G. Pierce Jr. Scholarship.
This scholarship is awarded to a student based on their academic performance in Maternal, Child and Family Health Nursing, who has a caring and professional attitude and an interest in pediatrics. Halla hopes to eventually be a pediatric trauma nurse.
This scholarship was initiated by Mrs. Carl G. Pierce Jr. and her family in memory of her husband and their father. Dr. Carl G. Pierce Jr. was a physician at Beebe Hospital from 1951 until he retired in 1987. Pierce had a long association with the School of Nursing, where he served as school physician and taught student nurses about care of children.