This past weekend was the annual White Coat Ceremony for nearly 150 P1 students, including myself. Like many of my classmates, I dreamt of this moment ever since I was a senior in high school and decided to pursue Pharmacy. I was sitting and going through all of the photos that were posted on Facebook, when I realized how much everyone has grown and changed since freshmen year. Some may think, "But, it's just a white coat. Everyone gets it, what's so special about it?" or "Why do they make such a big deal about getting a white coat?". As...
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My name is Amanda Meisel and I am a P1 pharmacy student. I am currently the Speaker of the Senate for SGA, meaning I am in charge of communicating between the executive board and the senators of student government, as well as holding responsibility for running all general assembly meetings. I loved freshman year at USciences, especially getting to meet all new friends and becoming a part of new organizations. I am sure you all will too!
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Hello! My name is Angela Teberio. I’m from Northeastern Pennsylvania, more specifically, Mountain Top, PA. I’m a third year pharmacy student. In addition to being a part of the Student Government Association, I’m involved in the Student Giving Council (SGC) and work as a Student Ambassador for USciences. In my free time I enjoy traveling, reading, and exploring Philadelphia. I am the Chair of Student Services on the Student Government Association Executive Board. This role entails serving as a liaison between students and executives of Residence Life and the Dining Halls. I listen to students’ opinions, suggestions, and complaints regarding...
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Hi! I’m Kelly Cuccolo and I’m a fourth year psychology major here at USciences! I currently hold the position of Spirit Chair on the Student Government Association, as well as being the President of the Kinesiology Club. You can usually find me on campus either in Kline Hall working on my research projects or at the ARC where you can stop by and take one of my fitness classes! My position as Spirit Chair is one of the things I’m most excited about for my senior year at USciences. The Spirit Chair is meant to provide a series of fun...
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My name is Mohak Dave and I am entering into my P2 year at University of the Sciences. I will be representing the students as the Chair of Multicultural Affairs this upcoming school year. I am originally from Secaucus, NJ. Other than SGA you can see me around campus playing with the club soccer team or at the Student Society of Health System Pharmacist (SSHP) meetings where I am a class representative. The position of the Chair of Multicultural Affairs is a position that advocates the importance of understanding and celebrating all cultures found on our campus. By hosting events...
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My name is Gauri Chauhan, and I am a P2 pharmacy student. I love being connected and socializing with all types of people, so being involved in extracurriculars has always been a big part of my educational career. I have been a member of SGA since my freshman year, serving on the Public Safety Committee. I was elected onto the SGA Executive Board as Chair of Safety and Security for both the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 school years. I serve as a liaison between the students and the Public Safety Department in order to ensure that everyone on campus feels safe....
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My name is Nick Inverso and I’m a fifth year pharmacy student. I have been a member of SGA since my freshman year and I am serving my fourth term as a member of the executive board. I currently serve as the Vice President of Finance. This position requires that I manage and distribute the funding set aside for organizations and student activities. Some advice I would like to offer: throughout this year, make a promise to yourself to explore what is available and join some activity/organization. It’s fine if it’s something familiar to you, but don’t discount something completely...
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Hello! My name is Joey Falbo and I am a P1 Pharmacy Student. I am from Carbondale, PA (in Northeastern Pennsylvania). I sing and play guitar and am a huge fan of music. I love to meet new people and I'm very outgoing. This is my second year on the SGA Executive Board. If you see me on campus, feel free to come say hi! This year, my position on the Executive Board is Vice President of Academic Affairs. This position entails working with students, my committee, and faculty/university counterparts in order to provide an efficient academic experience on our...
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Hey, my name is Deep Parikh and I am a 5th year pharmacy student here at USciences. I am originally from Iselin, New Jersey. I am a fan of soccer and although I don’t look like it, I’ve been a huge fan of metal, punk, and rock music ever since middle school. My dislikes include people who say they don’t like Game of Thrones. To the rest of the Executive Board (a.k.a. the “Eboard”), I am the weird one of the group, but I am also the most entertaining….well at least I think I am. Fall 2015 will mark my...
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Hi everyone! My name is Taylor Jones. I am a P3 pharmacy student from South Jersey. This is my forth year with the Student Government Association. I have served in a number of different positions on the Executive Board, so I am very experienced in this area and have enjoyed my time as well. This year, I will be serving as your Vice President of Student Affairs. In a nutshell, I oversee three committee positions on the board: the Multicultural, Public Safety, and Student Services committees. Together we work to improve campus life for all students and convey student wants...
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