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Carolyn Scott Beall Colwell
School of Nursing

Carolyn Scott Beall Colwell, B.S.N., R.N., Clinical Instructor in Nursing (Pediatric Nursing)

B.S.N., University of Michigan School of Nursing, 1961

Clinical Instructor in Nursing (Pediatric Nursing), University of Michigan School of Nursing, 1962-1964.

Carolyn Scott Beall graduated with distinction from the University of Michigan School of Nursing and subsequently earned a master’s degree. At the University she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority and Mortar Board, Sigma Theta Tau, and Phi Kappa Phi honorary societies. As Carolyn B. Colwell, she wrote a professional article called “Determining the Use of Physical Assessment Skills in the Clinical Setting” (Journal of Nursing Education 1985;24[8]:333-339, with Joyce Smith).

Beall, of Webster Groves, Missouri, was married to Clifford Wesley Colwell, Jr., of Flint, Michigan in July of 1961 in Missouri. Her husband had just finished his third year of medical school at the University of Michigan and would become an orthopedic surgeon based in California.