College of Nursing


Navajo Nation 2012

Students that visited the Navajo Nation lived on the reservation in Chinle, Arizona for three weeks in May. They experienced:

  • Working with the Community Health Representatives to:
    • visit the homes of the people and help there
    • clean up a section of the highway from debris
  • Being involved with the LDS congregation in the area in:
    • Young Women activities
    • providing clothing for the young adults
    • attending a ward party
  • Having official public health experiences
  • Learning directly about the health care system in Chinle
  • Meeting a Code Talker (a possibility for 2013)
  • Enjoying the historic and cultural experiences of the area