Dorothy Patach was the Municipal Universty of Omaha/University of Nebraska at Omaha Director of Nursing Education (1959-1989, retired) and Assistant Dean of Arts & Science. She was born in South Omaha in 1923. She graduated from the Nebraska School of Nursing (Lincoln) in 1944. While working at Clarkson Hospital, she earned a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition (1957) and a Master of Science in Nursing Education (1961) from the Municipal University of Omaha. Patach joined staff the Municipal University of Omaha/University of Nebraska at Omaha in 1959 and retired in 1989.
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Collection — Box: 2016-105
Content Description The papers of Dorothy Patach document her travels around the United States and international trips, her community involvement, and her career in nursing and nursing education. Documentation of Patach’s trips include scrapbooks, photographs, postcards, and ephemera from the 1930s to the late 20th century. Patach traveled throughout Nebraska and the Midwest, the West, and other parts of the U.S. There were many trips to California especially as her father worked in California for many years and...
Dates: circa 1910-2015
Scope and Contents In 1991, Dorothy Patach, retired University of Nebraska at Omaha Director (1959-1989) of Nursing Education and Assistant Dean of Arts & Sciences, was interviewed by Paul Borge for Reflections in Time. Professor Dorothy Patach was born in Omaha, NE. She graduated (1944) from the Nebraska School of Nursing in Lincoln, NE and received a B.S. (1957) in Nutrition and an M.S. (1961) in Nursing Education from the Municipal University of Omaha.