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Get to Know...Jeannette George

May 2nd, 2013

Senior nursing student has unquenchable thirst for knowledge, life

Jeannette George

Jeannette George

UI senior Jeannette George was recently featured in the “Get to Know…” section of Iowa Now, where she talks about her love of education, her busy schedule at the UI, and the biggest risk she’s ever taken – traveling to Uganda for 12 weeks to conduct research about sickle-cell anemia. The nursing and international studies major says her brave decision to go to Uganda definitely paid off.

"The thing I like most about traveling is that every place I go adds a new and unique experience to my life," Jeannette says.

Read the full feature on Iowa Now.

Also see a feature on Jeannette from International Accents.