Defining Moments

Nursing student Sarah Krieg tends to a manikin in a simulation room in the Pinkard Building. Increasingly, nursing students practice diagnostic and treatment skills on such high-fidelity simulators--manikins with beating hearts that breathe, talk, bleed, vomit, urinate, seize, shake, and have babies. An instructor sets the scenario from a control room. Photograph by Chris Hartlove