8 posts categorized "Commencement"

05/25/2017

CBS3: USciences Celebrates the Class of 2017 at Commencement

CBS3 highlighted the 2017 Commencement Ceremony focusing on the honorary degree granted to D. Paul Offit. Watch: http://mms.tveyes.com/MediaCenterPlayer.aspx?u=aHR0cDovL21lZGlhY2VudGVyLnR2ZXllcy5jb20vZG93bmxvYWRnYXRld2F5LmFzcHg%2FVXNlcklEPTI0NjE1MSZNRElEPTgwODYxMTYmTURTZWVkPTM4MzImVHlwZT1NZWRpYQ%3D%3D  

CBS3: USciences Celebrates the Class of 2017 at Commencement

CBS3 highlighted the 2017 Commencement Ceremony focusing on the honorary degree granted to D. Paul Offit. Watch: http://mms.tveyes.com/MediaCenterPlayer.aspx?u=aHR0cDovL21lZGlhY2VudGVyLnR2ZXllcy5jb20vZG93bmxvYWRnYXRld2F5LmFzcHg%2FVXNlcklEPTI0NjE1MSZNRElEPTgwODYxMTYmTURTZWVkPTM4MzImVHlwZT1NZWRpYQ%3D%3D  

05/10/2017

Philadelphia Business Journal: Dr. Paul Offit to speak at USciences Commencement

Philadelphia Business Journal compiled a list of local commencement speakers, including Dr. Paul Offit, who be this year's speaker at USciences commencement.   

01/29/2016

NBC 10, 6ABC: USciences Expert Weighs In on Zika Virus

Biology professor Dr. Stacey Gorski was all about Zika virus on Friday, Jan. 29. She taped a segment with 6ABC that aired in the 5 p.m. newscast, then she was live throughout the 4, 5, and 6 p.m. newscasts for NBC10 as well as answering viewers' questions about the Zika virus on social media. Additionally, she was quoted in a number of articles.

See below for details and links.

Watch clips from NBC 10:

4:25:08 PM | 4:34:02 PM | 4:46:59 PM

5:08:09 PM | 5:17:03 PM | 5:33:45 PM | 5:42:15 PM

6:06:06 PM

Watch 6ABC5:04:36 PM

Additionally, she was quoted in a number of articles. See below for details and links:

2100 pregnant Colombian women infected with Zika virus: Pregnant women and others all must strictly follow the travel ban in highly risky areas - 21 Latin American countries as well as Thailand, Cape Verde and Samoa in the Pacific. Stacey Gorski is a biology professor at the University of the Sciences.

Peru announces 1st case of Zika: Stacey Gorski is a biology professor at the University of the Sciences. The Zika virus is associated with causing microcephaly, a birth defect where the infant is born with an abnormally small brain, and in most cases will suffer from some degree of mental retardation. “We don’t know what the real risk is”. 20% of people who become ill might have fever for a maximum of one week, skin rash, conjunctivitis, joint pain and headache.

10/11/2015

Philadelphia Inquirer: Government scorecard rates colleges based on your future salary

For the first time, this new U.S. Department of Education database ranks schools by graduates' salaries 10 years later, and links them to such factors as tuition costs, total debt, and graduation rates. The clear local winner was the University of the Sciences, with a median income of $82,203 after loan payments. Loan balances total a median $27,000.

Read more: Philadelphia Inquirer: Government scorecard rates colleges based on your future salary

 

05/05/2015

Philly.com: 2015 Commencement Speakers Around Philly

University of the Sciences’ commencement speakers are featured among the region’s line-up of commencement speakers. This year's Commencement Ceremony will be held on May 20, 2015.

Read: Philly.com: 2015 Commencement Speakers

05/24/2012

USciences Commencement 2012

6ABC and the Tribune covered graduation.

Watch: http://www.iqmediacorp.com/ClipPlayer/default.aspx?ClipID=eaaa6238-8923-4984-9e8f-e48afe3e6bdb&TE=Mz9Or3TpGUSrZ20de3DeH1g01K3JEsEs&PN=bt9sZFac%2bKA%3d

05/23/2012

USP hoops star Rotz to deliver grad speech

Former basketball star Melissa Rotz will receive her doctor of Pharmacy degree and deliver the valedictory speech at the University of the Sciences graduation ceremony.

Read: http://www.philly.com/philly/sports/152841565.html