Category Archive: Women’s History Month

Unsung Hero: Navy Nurse ‘brought comfort and healing’ to the wounded


Written by Ann Friel An Unsung Hero – Lt. Maryann Rowland, USN It was 1965.  We were just ready to graduate from college: me from Immaculata University in Pennsylvania and Maryann from Villanova… Continue reading

Angels of War: A Vietnam Nurse


“I learned so many lessons, but it took me years to put them into words or concrete thoughts. Vietnam hardened me.” One tour in Vietnam was more than enough for Janis Nark, who served as… Continue reading