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Jennifer Cooper

Graduate Faculty Focus | Jennifer Cooper, DNP, RN

Jennifer Cooper, DNP, RN, PHNA-BC, CNE Faculty Graduate School Graduate Student

“My bachelor’s program for nursing was in a small liberal arts college. I enjoyed the small, communal environment and wanted to continue experiencing that as an educator. I also appreciated the College’s history with the Frederick community and reputation for mentoring students.”

  • Academics
  • Health Sciences
Two Hood students at the Summer Symposium on Foreign Policy

Hood Students Attend Foreign Policy Symposium

High-Impact Practices Undergraduate Student

Five Hood students attended the Summer Symposium on Foreign Policy in Washington, D.C.

  • Academics
  • Experiential Learning
  • Student Engagement
  • Social Sciences & Humanities
  • Law & Political Sciences

Summer Intern, Christian Ficarra, reflects on his time working with CCWS

Summer Intern, Christian Ficarra, reflects on his time working with CCWS Career Center Undergraduate Student

Christian Ficarra spent the summer months staying on campus to complete a 6-credit internship with the Center for Coastal & Watershed Studies, where he dove into the Environmental Services branch. His primary project focused on a small lake in the Catoctin Mountains, ThorpeWood, to determine suitable conditions for different types of fish hatcheries.

  • Academics
  • Experiential Learning
  • Research
  • Natural Sciences

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Melanie Muscar Navy

Paying it Forward

Preserving tradition one Hood ring at a time '04Alumni
  • Student Engagement
  • Alumni Relations
Jack Wilder Judith Apshago Collage

A Hood-to-Work Network Story

Through a Career Center alumni connection, Jack Wilder '22 received senior year job search guidance and support from Judith Lubkin Apshago '93. Alumni Career Center Undergraduate Student
  • Alumni Relations
Jessica Fitzwater M.S.'10 and President Chapdelaine

Pergola Politics

Hood alumni and friends who won fall 2022 elections Alumni
  • Community Involvement