Cox College Chronicle | February 2024

Scholarship application is now open

Cox College students were awarded over $300,000 in scholarships last year! Don’t miss your opportunity to be included in that number this year. The deadline to submit a scholarship application is April 15, 2024.

Apply on our website here:


Cox College simulation department utilizing virtual reality  

Our simulation team is always staying on the cutting edge of nursing education practices and technology. The most recent addition is virtual reality headsets! This technology will help our students get an even more realistic simulation experience when practicing skills.  

Of course we needed Dr. Wutke to give it a shot!  


CoxHealth open house for nurses 

Interested in a career in nursing? CoxHealth is hosting an open house on Wednesday, March 6 from 4pm-6pm in the West Tower Lobby at Cox South! 

At this event, you will learn more about the benefits of being a nurse at CoxHealth, available career opportunities, and much more. Click the link below to register for the event! 


Important hotline numbers to note  

In a crisis or feeling distressed? There is free and confidential support available to help you. Representatives are ready to help with resources to address your situation with the hotline numbers listed below.  

  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 988 
  • Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 
  • Crisis Text Line: 741741 
  • Crisis Hotline for Southwest Missouri: 1-800-494-7355 
  • 24-hour Burrell Behavioral Crisis Center: 417-893-7735 
  • Cox North Security: 417-269-3715 
  • Cox South Security: 417-269-6120 


How to submit news for future editions of The Chronicle  

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