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06/11/2014

USciences Launches Free Open, Online Courses on iTunes U

University of the Sciences recently launched two open, online courses on iTunes to allow individuals to explore the interdisciplinary teaching styles of some of its professors.

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06/03/2014

Incoming OT Student on Track for Doctorate at 21

Seventeen-year-old Natalie Quindlen DrOT'18, a high school senior at Gloucester County Institute of Technology, is on the fast track to a doctor in occupational therapy degree at University of the Sciences.

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06/02/2014

Annual Golf Clinics for Blind Children Draws Support from USciences Community

The University of the Sciences community gathered to support The Middle Atlantic Blind Golf Association’s free golf clinic at the Overbrook School for the Blind on May 31.

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Students, Alumni, Staff Get Dirty to Fight Multiple Sclerosis, Raise Nearly $2K

Nearly a dozen students, alumni, and staff of University of the Sciences braved mud-filled pits, trenches, and craters as they participated in the Philadelphia MuckFest MS 5K on May 31. The team, dubbed Muddy Bunch, collectively raised nearly $2,000 to support the event’s mission of supporting multiple sclerosis (MS) services and research.

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05/27/2014

Recent Grad Says 'Not Even Dialysis' Could Stop Him From Earning MOT Degree

This personal essay was written by Ahmad Alsardary MOT'14 (left), who graduated from University of the Sciences on May 21, 2014. His father, Salar (right), is a mathematics professor at the University.

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05/22/2014

DrOT Student Named Among 50 National Scholarship Winners

A doctor of occupational therapy student at University of the Sciences was recently named one of more than 50 American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF) scholarship recipients from across the United States.

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05/20/2014

Sensory-Friendly Dance Class Deemed a Success, Thanks to OT Students

A unique combination of music and movement stirred not only the bodies, but the minds, of several children with sensory processing disorders, thanks to a dance class specifically hosted for them this spring by three occupational therapy students at University of the Sciences.

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05/16/2014

PCP Students 'Take a Swing' at Promoting Healthy Hearts Across Philly

A pair of pharmacy students from University of the Sciences put their skills to use as they performed free blood pressure screenings at the American Heart Associations' 17th annual Home Runs for Heart event on May 7-8.

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05/15/2014

USciences Athletes Explore Common Shoulder Injuries in Pitchers

University of the Sciences athletes, Jay Andrews ESWM’14 and John McConville ESWM’16, teamed up off the field to investigate the implications flexibility imbalances wreak on shoulder and back injuries among eight pitchers on the USciences baseball team.

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05/14/2014

Pharmacy Alumna to Showcase Vibrant, Abstract Paintings on June 6

Alumna Stacey Rosemarin’s paintings, “On the Wall Abstracts: Living Life in Color” will be showcased at an upcoming solo art show held at Idiosyncrazies Gallery, on Friday, June 6. This art show is open to the public, and will kick off with a reception at 6 p.m.

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