Members of the University of South Carolina Beaufort's nursing class of 2016 stand during a White Coat Ceremony on Aug. 22, 2014, at the USCB Center for the Arts in Beaufort. The college held the ceremony in association with the Arnold P. Gold Foundation and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. The ceremony marks the students' transition from the study of preclinical health sciences to clinical health sciences. The ceremony involves a formal cloaking of students in the white lab coats that have traditionally been worn by health care professionals for more than 100 years, according to USCB.
Members of the University of South Carolina Beaufort's nursing class of 2016 stand during a White Coat Ceremony on Aug. 22, 2014, at the USCB Center for the Arts in Beaufort. The college held the ceremony in association with the Arnold P. Gold Foundation and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. The ceremony marks the students' transition from the study of preclinical health sciences to clinical health sciences. The ceremony involves a formal cloaking of students in the white lab coats that have traditionally been worn by health care professionals for more than 100 years, according to USCB. Staff photo
Members of the University of South Carolina Beaufort's nursing class of 2016 stand during a White Coat Ceremony on Aug. 22, 2014, at the USCB Center for the Arts in Beaufort. The college held the ceremony in association with the Arnold P. Gold Foundation and the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. The ceremony marks the students' transition from the study of preclinical health sciences to clinical health sciences. The ceremony involves a formal cloaking of students in the white lab coats that have traditionally been worn by health care professionals for more than 100 years, according to USCB. Staff photo

White coat ceremony for 2016 USCB nursing candidates set for Friday

August 22, 2014 11:40 AM