Paula Mickle Young graduated from the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing in 1966 with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Afterward, she simultaneously worked as a registered nurse and flight attendant before she took a job in public health in 1972.
Later on, Paula focused on hospital quality assurance and improvement and worked for seven years as the assistant vice president of quality management for Licking Memorial Hospital in Newark, Ohio, before she retired.
Paula recently shared some of her favorite memories from college, her best advice for nursing students and what she does for fun.
Her Favorite Class: Anatomy and Physiology
Paula says she really loved learning about the body and found the course very interesting.
Her Favorite Social Memories: Sorority and Dorm Life
Paula lived in Logan Hall with her classmates and says she has many fun memories. She also served as president of her sophomore nursing class and was most involved with her sorority.