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03/24/2015

USciences Students Assist SEPTA Travelers with Cognitive Disabilities

Aspiring occupational therapists at USciences have spent the past three months helping local high school students with intellectual disabilities learn important life skills, such as navigating the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority’s (SEPTA) buses, trains and trolleys.

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03/18/2015

USciences Faculty, Alumni Collaborate to Publish Book on Leadership & Management in Pharmacy

Faculty and alumni at USciences collaborated to write chapters for the second edition of Leadership and Management in Pharmacy Practice—which was published in December, under the direction of Dr. Andrew M. Peterson.

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03/17/2015

Honors Students Team Up with Habitat for Humanity Over Spring Break

Students in the Honors Program at University of the Sciences teamed up with Habitat for Humanity of New Castle County during their spring break earlier this month to renovate the interiors of three town-homes in Wilmington, Delaware.

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03/16/2015

A Whole Lot of Chikin’ Helping A Whole Lot of People, Thanks to PCP Student

Pharmacy student Chelsea Cunningham PharmD’16 coordinated several fundraisers to buy and fill more than 50 backpacks with essential items for homeless individuals across Philadelphia.

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03/10/2015

USciences to Host Panel on LGBT Healthcare on April 1

University of the Sciences has teamed up with local nonprofit organizations to host its first Panel on LGBT Healthcare on Wednesday, April 1, from 7-9 p.m., in Griffith Hall (43rd Street at Woodland Avenue).

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03/03/2015

PCP Prof Honored at USciences 194th Founders’ Day Award Ceremony

University of the Sciences proudly recognized pharmaceutical sciences professor Adeboye Adejare, PhD, with the 2015 Founders’ Day Faculty Award of Merit during the University’s 194th Founders’ Day ceremony on Thursday, Feb. 19.

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02/25/2015

USciences to Host Philly Younger Chemists Committee's Annual Poster Session

University of the Sciences will again host the Philadelphia Younger Chemists Committee's 15th annual Student Poster Session on Tuesday, March 31, from 6-9 p.m., in the Bobby Morgan Arena at the Athletic/Recreation Center.

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02/24/2015

Student Spotlight: Grad Student Award of Merit Recipient Maxi Drakopoulos

Metaxia ‘Maxi’ Drakopoulos PA’16 was named the recipient of the 2015 Founders’ Day Graduate Student Award of Merit during University of the Sciences' Founders’ Day Ceremony on Feb. 19, 2015.

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Biology Student Honored for Cancer Research at USciences' 194th Founders' Day Ceremony

Biology student Jasjit Dhillon BI’15 embodies the spirit of innovation of the founders of University of the Sciences, and was selected as the recipient of the University’s 2015 Founders’ Day Undergraduate Student Award of Merit.

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02/16/2015

PCP’s student group Operation Heart Collects for We Feed the Homeless Philly

by Kirsten Demarco PharmD’16, Operation Heart, MLK Day of Service Planner Operation Heart, a patient care student group of the American Pharmacists Association – Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP), sponsored a donation drive for the Martin Luther King Day of Service on Jan. 19, 2015. The donation drive supported We Feed the Homeless Philly, a local grassroots group that provides food to homeless individuals and the food insecure in the Philadelphia region. The idea to have a service event for We Feed the Homeless Philly (WFHP) first came about after attending an elective course in the Role of Pharmacists in...

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