UNCG Campus Weekly

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In memoriam: Dr. Joan Mathews

Dr. Joan Miller Mathews, a retired faculty member from School of Nursing, died April 30. She served on faculty in the Adult Health Department until her retirement in 1999. She taught both BSN and MSN students and continued to serve as an adjunct faculty member.

She received her initial nursing training at Lincoln Hospital School of Nursing, a BSN in 1965 from NCCU, a MSN in 1971 from UNC-CH, and her doctoral degree in 1997 from UNCG. She was a longtime member of Chi Eta Phi Sorority. Mathews served from 1999 until her death as faculty advisor and Beta sponsor for the Chi Eta Phi local chapter, and she received the organization’s highest honor in 2009. The obituary may be found here.