ROCKFORD (WIFR) - - With a nationwide shortage of nurses a local college is reaching out to high students.
More than 70 sophomores at Jefferson High School visited Saint Anthony College of Nursing. The students got some experience in the simulation lab. The event is part of the new college and career academy initiative through the Rockford School District. Jefferson is the school on the healthcare pathway
Saint Anthony also offers a camp for middle school students during the summer.