09/30/2014

New Hires in the Administration

New hires Dale Trusheim and Casey Ryan are mentioned in Philadelphia Business Journal’s People on the Move section (Sept. 9 and Sept. 10). http://www.bizjournals.com/philadelphia/potm/ Philly Inquirer: People in the News: University of the Sciences hired Dale Trusheim as associate vice president for institutional effectiveness, Casey J. Ryan as director of...

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09/25/2014

Herald-Independent: View From the Pier: It all depends on how you look at things

Our son's girlfriend, Emily, got admitted to the physician’s assistant program at Philadelphia’s University of the Sciences, so they decided to quit their jobs and go backpacking in Europe before school started. http://www.hngnews.com/monona_cottage_grove/article_a9c2bf5e-4360-11e4-8cc7-0017a43b2370.html

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Burlington County College Formalizes Transfer Agreement with University of the Sciences

University of the Sciences (USciences) and Burlington County College (BCC) have formalized a transfer articulation agreement that guarantees seats in two USciences undergraduate programs for students earning their associates degree at BCC. http://patch.com/new-jersey/moorestown/burlington-county-college-formalizes-transfer-agreement-university-sciences-0?utm_source=newsletter-daily&utm_medium=email&utm_term=schools&utm_campaign=newsletter#.VCRqSBZSl5c http://www.burlingtoncountytimes.com/news/local/bcc-usciences-enter-transfer-agreement/article_db131bdf-8d06-5e65-baf5-d88420de6aaf.html http://www.courierpostonline.com/story/news/local/south-jersey/2014/09/28/sj-student-paves-way-new-major-widener/16374625/

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09/24/2014

Times-Leader: Ligotski making the most of her times

University of the Sciences in Philadelphia doesn’t have a track program but Brianna Ligotski DPT'18 does just great competing in women’s cross country for the Devils. http://www.timesleader.com/news/sports/50367672/Ligotski-making-the-most-of-her-times

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09/22/2014

Philly Mag: Move Over, CVS: This Fishtown Pharmacist Is Changing the Pharmacy Game

Alumnus Kris Hunsicker, a graduate of Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (now called University of the Sciences), gets back to old-school pharmacy’s mortar-and-pestle roots with personalized compounds, tailor-made-for-you medications. http://www.phillymag.com/be-well-philly/2014/09/22/holistically-trained-fishtown-pharmacist-changing-game/#8zhhPCEjqVilZRmD.99

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09/19/2014

Pharmacy Times: Reclassifying Hydrocodone Won’t Stop Shady Scripts

Twenty years ago, at the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, I (alumnus Jay Sochoka P'94) was taught to trust no one when it came to dispensing controlled substance prescriptions, especially for opiates like oxycodone and soon-to-be-reclassified hydrocodone. http://www.pharmacytimes.com/blogs/piller-of-the-community/0914/Reclassifying-Hydrocodone-Wont-Stop-Shady-Scripts?utm_source=GoogleNews&utm_medium=GoogleNews&utm_campaign=PharmacyTimesNews#sthash.dpWgF3xT.dpuf

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09/18/2014

USciences Cuts the Ribbon on the IPEX

University of the Sciences in Philadelphia cut the ribbon on the new Integrated Professional Education Complex (IPEX). 6abc Action News was on campus for the ceremony. http://mediacenter.tveyes.com/downloadgateway.aspx?UserID=246151&MDID=3993386&MDSeed=7202&Type=Media UC Review: http://ucreview.com/cutting-the-ribbon-on-the-integrated-professional-education-complex-p5142-1.htm

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09/17/2014

NJ.com: Trenton Mayor Eric Jackson appoints HR manager to city school board

Diedrick Graham will be sworn in to a three-year term on Thursday morning. Graham is currently employed as a senior human resource manager at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. http://www.nj.com/mercer/index.ssf/2014/09/trenton_mayor_eric_jackson_appoints_hr_manager_to_city_school_board.html

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09/15/2014

NJ.com: As PATCO upgrade project progresses, commuters' travel experiences vary

Prachi Patel, 17, of Berlin, was checking her cell phone while waiting for a friend as the sun rose over the Lindenwold platform. A freshman at the University of the Sciences, she catches the train to Philadelphia daily and can vouch for PATCO's efforts. http://www.nj.com/south/index.ssf/2014/09/as_patco_rail_work_continues_riders_weigh_in_on_commute_effects.html

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09/12/2014

Philadelphia Tribune: More colleges digitalizing traditional bookstore

University of the Sciences (USciences) took the bold step of shuttering its traditional bookstore on Woodland Avenue and renovating the space to provide more on-campus dining options, officials said. http://www.phillytrib.com/news/article_c2030879-02ff-543e-bd64-842e0868c804.html

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