07/20/2016

Philadelphia Inquirer: USciences plans new dorm on West Philly campus

University of the Sciences in West Philadelphia's Spruce Hill section plans a new six-story dormitory building at 46th Street and Woodland Avenue, according to documents posted Wednesday to a city website. The 128,000-square-foot building will accommodate 218 units, most with two beds each, according to the application for consideration by...

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07/11/2016

Philadelphia Sun: Fighting asthma with “Healthy Hoops”

Students Melissa White, Brianne Traub, and Jessica Sylvester participated in the Keystone First and AmeriHealth Caritas partnership Healthy Hoops program held at Universal Bluford Carter School in Philadelphia on June 11. Accompanied by Dr. Kristin Motley, USciences Pharmacy Experiential Field Supervisor, the students from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy taught children...

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07/06/2016

NJ.com: Cooper Med School Dean Paul Katz named USciences president

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University's founding dean, Dr. Paul Katz, is headed across the river to Philadelphia where he will take on a new role as the president of the University of the Sciences. Coming in as the founding dean of the first ever four-year allopathic medical school in...

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07/03/2016

Philadelphia Inquirer: Health Tip - 5 things to look for when shopping for sunscreen

Whether down the Shore or basking in the yard, it is important to use sunscreen. What should you look for – and avoid – when shopping for it? Sunscreens are, in fact, complicated products. They are regulated by the federal government with active drugs and ingredients that can impact different...

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06/30/2016

6ABC: Physics Wonder Girls Proving Science Is Not Just For Boys

Walk into a classroom at the University of the Sciences this week, and you don't see college students. Instead middle schoolers, and they're all girls. "Some people believe that boys are made more for science than the girls, but that's totally not true," said University of the Sciences Associate Professor...

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06/29/2016

University Herald: Paul Katz named USciences 25th President

Dr. Paul Katz is set to take over the university on Sept. 1. The founding dean is a physician, whom of which specializes in rheumatology. The incoming university president had spent about 40 years working in the fields of health care and higher education. The founding dean at the Cooper...

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Philadelphia Business Journal: Peter Miller named provost at University of the Sciences

Dr. Peter Miller will serve as provost and vice president of academic affairs at University of the Sciences. See the post here.

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06/28/2016

Courier Post: Cooper Medical School dean to depart

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University is losing its founding dean. Dr. Paul Katz has been named the next president of the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. He will begin his presidency Sept. 1. Read more: http://www.courierpostonline.com/story/news/2016/06/27/cooper-medical-school-dean-depart/86450570/

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06/27/2016

Philadelphia Business Journal: Cooper Medical School Dean named President at USciences

Dr. Paul Katz is stepping down as dean of the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University to become president of the University of the Sciences. He will become the 25th president of the Philadelphia college effective Sept. 1. Read more: http://www.bizjournals.com/philadelphia/news/2016/06/27/usciences-finds-new-president-in-camden.html?ana=e_phil_bn_breakingnews&u=BG02MGzzVHgeZs4OkQTCOQ0365bfe7&t=1467057598&j=74372162

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Philadelphia Inquirer: University of the Sciences taps Cooper Med School dean as new president

The University of the Sciences on Monday tapped the founding dean of Camden's Cooper Medical School of Rowan University as its 25th president. Paul Katz, 68, a physician who specializes in rheumatology, will take over at the West Philadelphia university Sept. 1. He replaces Kathleen R. Mayes, who had been...

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