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UM School Of Nursing- Nurse Anesthesia Program

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Reviewed September 21, 2018
Yasmine C
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I read about the Ether Monument and thought we had better check it out. I didn't know the... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2018
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21 Sep 2018
“UM School Of Nursing- Nurse Anesthesia Program”
29 Jun 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Thank you so much for educating our students. This was an amazing experience. We learned so much. Well worth it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Yasmine C
Reviewed June 29, 2018

I read about the Ether Monument and thought we had better check it out. I didn't know the connection with Boston, nor did I know much of the history of the use of ether. It only took a few minutes to see the monument, but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cheeseheadfamilyof4
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Before viewing this monument I had no idea the connection Boston had to Ether. It was kind of fun to learn something new in the middle of a beautiful park. It is located in the Boston Public Garden, where there are several statues and places...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Go2theZoo
Reviewed November 10, 2015

One of the interesting monuments you can see at the Boston Public Garden is the Ether Monument also referred to as the Good Samaritan statue, This monument commemorates the discovered use of ether as an anaesthesia here in Boston in 1846. This 40 foot tall...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
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