Annika Zieber, now in her fourth year in the Bachelor of Nursing program, sees many opportunities ahead in her career. She plans to explore all the options when she finishes her degree.

Meet Annika: Passionate | Intuitive | Kind
Program: Bachelor of Nursing

Why did you choose ULethbridge?
I chose Ulethbridge to be close to my family. As well, I come from a long line of Ulethbridge alumni and knew this school was a good one! 

What is your most memorable ULethbridge experience?
My most memorable experience at Ulethbridge has been utilizing the simulation labs in Markin Hall. I am a “hands-on” kind of learner, and these labs helped me grasp pharmacological and anatomical concepts! 

How have your professors impacted your education?
The nursing instructors at the U of L are experienced and knowledgeable. This increases my confidence in the guidance they continue to provide. I am forever grateful to them. 

Is there anyone who has had an important influence on your ULethbridge experience?
There are lots of individuals who have shaped my journey at ULethbridge, however, a few stand out. My family members are my support systems. They are always encouraging me to do all things with excellence and care. I am so thankful for the support they provide to me.

What are your hopes and plans for the future?
My hopes and plans for the future are to blaze the path of nursing with vigour, and possibly obtain my nurse practitioner licence. There are so many avenues to explore with a nursing degree — I am not short of options!

What do you like to do in your free time?
In my free time, I enjoy hanging out with my family/friends, playing music, going on walks outside, and playing a good game of Dutch Blitz.

What advice would you give someone about to start their journey at ULethbridge?
I would say to someone starting their journey at Ulethbridge to enjoy the time they have there. It goes by so fast. As well, you’ll be OK. Yes, the journey can seem daunting, but I promise that you will be OK. (Also, the pool viewing gallery is the best place to study!)