|Monday, Dec. 24 and Tuesday, Dec. 25
Christmas Eve Day and Christmas Day - University Offices Closed
|Wednesday, Dec. 26 to Friday, Dec. 28
Winter Break - University Offices Closed
|Monday, Dec. 31 and Tuesday, Jan. 1
New Year’s Eve Day and New Year’s Day - University Offices Closed
|Monday, Jan. 14
|Save the Date: Thursday, Feb. 21 - Annual Founders’ Day Celebration
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Save the Date
Friday, April 19, 2013
First Annual MLK Jr. Photo Contest
All students, faculty, staff, and alumni of University of the Sciences are invited to enter the photo contest which will focus on capturing the essence of a quote by Dr. King through original photography. Click here to learn more. Deadline is Jan. 7, 2013. Sponsored by Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy.
Kerr Named Sam Cozen Small College Player of the Week (Dec. 4, 2012)
Get schedules and scores for Devils athletics at www.devilsathletics.com
Experts Blog Excerpt
State-based Insurance Exchange bill vetoed in NJ: The fact that Chris Christie vetoed a bill which would have allowed insurance exchanges to operate in NJ indicates that he does not have confidence in the implementation of the insurance exchange program developed under the Affordable Care Act writes Dean Dr. Andrew Peterson
Happy Holidays from USciences! Please click here or the image above for a special holiday greeting from University of the Sciences and President Dr. Helen F. Giles-Gee.
Latest edition of Remington: The Science and Practice of Pharmacy Launched: The new and fully revised 22nd edition of Remington utilizes a number of USciences faculty and offers an online element.
New Date for Healthy Lifestyles Business Scholarship Competition: Rescheduled due to conflicts with Hurricane Sandy aftermath, the Mayes College scholarship competition will take place on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013.
Dr. Marvin Schulte Named Department Chair of Pharmaceutical Sciences: He comes to USciences with a distinguished record of scholarship in the areas of receptor neuropharmacology and protein bioengineering for which he has continuous federal grant support for his research.
What does it mean to work at USciences? Human Resources' newest video answers the question from the faculty and staff perspective. Watch
Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013
Alumni Reception at the APTA Combined Section Meeting,
The Hilton Bayfront (Room Aqua, 307),
1 Park Boulevard,
San Diego, CA. From
6 to 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013
South Florida Alumni Brunch.
Call 215-895-1106 for more information. (Invitations will be mailed early January)
Advances in Pharmacy Practice: Philadelphia College of Pharmacy of USciences is pleased to present the 34th Annual Symposium on Advances in Pharmacy Practice, a continuing pharmacy educational program, developed for pharmacists to be kept up-to-date on pharmacy practice.
Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, USciences Campus
Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013,
Camp Hill (Harrisburg), PA
Visit usciences.edu/AdvancesCE or contact Events at 215.596.7619 for more information
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Gary J. Starecheski P’75 was recently named Pharmacist of the Year by the Vermont Society of Health-System Pharmacists. He is clinical staff pharmacist at Fletcher Allen Healthcare Academic Medical Center. The focus of his practice includes intensive care and patient and professional education. He currently lives in Richmond, VT.
Submit Class Notes here.
Princeton Whistle Stop Tour - Nov. 29, 2012
The USciences Whistle Stop Tour arrived in the Princeton/Cranbury area of New Jersey where alumni from the area gathered to meet President Helen Giles-Gee at the home of Dr. Raj Lakhanpal, a trustee, and his wife Sushma.
Left to right: Dr. Raj Lakhanpal; Michael Hoy P’81, PhD’89; Rose Mary Battista Hoy P’82; and Director of Advancement Services Necie Steward.
Griffith Leadership Society Reception - Dec. 11, 2012
Griffith Leadership Society members attended a special holiday dinner at the home of Professor Eli Packman P’51, MS’52, PhD’54.
Left to right:
Michelle Athanas Karalis P’92, Nicholas Karalis P’91, and Board Chairman Marvin Samson HonAlm’96.
Alumni Reception at the ASHP Meeting in Las Vegas - Dec. 3, 2012
Over 200 alumni, faculty, friends, and students convened at the MGM Grand for the USciences annual alumni reception during the ASHP Meeting in Las Vegas. This event, sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations and the Alumni Association, gave attendees the chance to network and hear an update from University President Dr. Helen Giles-Gee.
Left to right: Brittany Heller PharmD'13, Jade Kozuch PharmD'13, Yana Bukovskaya PharmD'13, and Dean Emeritus George E. Downs PharmD’72