USciences Donates 150+ Thanksgiving Meals to Local Families
Posted: Monday, November 23, 2015The USciences community provided Thanksgiving meals to more than 150 deserving families across West Philadelphia on Tuesday, Nov. 24.
USciences Welcomes New Faculty for the 2015-16 School Year
Posted: Tuesday, November 17, 2015The USciences community has welcomed a host of new faculty over the course of the last few months across various disciplines.
New ARC Lights Shine Bright
Posted: Wednesday, November 11, 2015University of Sciences retrofitted the lights in the Athletic/Recreation Center with GE's Albeo LED high bay fixtures.
USciences Student-Athletes Record Second Highest Academic Success Rate in all of Division II
Posted: Monday, November 09, 2015The University of the Sciences athletic program recorded an overall academic success rate of 99% in the latest NCAA Division II graduation rate data ranking second among the Division II active members.
Dr. Jason E. Heindl Named Assistant Professor of Biology at USciences
Posted: Thursday, November 05, 2015Dr. Heindl’s responsibilities include teaching a variety of undergraduate microbiology courses and developing new courses for the program. He is also charged with establishing an active research program with undergraduate and graduate students in the Department of Biological Sciences.
Dr. Jason Zupec Named Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at USciences
Posted: Thursday, November 05, 2015Dr. Zupec's research interests include cardiovascular risk reduction, chronic drug therapy management, and developing new clinical pharmacy services in the ambulatory care setting.
Dr. Thaddeus McGiness Named Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at USciences
Posted: Thursday, November 05, 2015Dr. McGiness will teach courses within the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration as well as participate in the internal medicine rounding service at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Vinaya Rajan Named Assistant Professor of Psychology at USciences
Posted: Tuesday, November 03, 2015Dr. Vinaya Rajan’s research efforts focus on early childhood cognitive and brain development.
Dr. Roberto C. Ramos Named Associate Professor of Physics at USciences
Posted: Tuesday, November 03, 2015Over the course of Dr. Ramos' career, he has been awarded more than $1.3 million in research and education grants from the National Science Foundation.
USciences Dr. Jean Scholtz Awarded with the Sister Gonzales Duffy Lecture Award by PSHP
Posted: Monday, November 02, 2015The Pennsylvania Society of Health System Pharmacists (PSHP) has presented Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy Jean Scholtz, PharmD, with the Sister Gonzales Duffy Lecture Award during the PSHP Annual Assembly Meeting in Lancaster, Pa, on Nov. 2, 2015.
Rose Mary Hoy Receives 2015 Ivor Griffith Service Award at USciences
Posted: Thursday, October 29, 2015Rose Mary Hoy P'82 was recently presented with the Ivor Griffith Service Award at USciences’ annual Alumni Reunion on Saturday, Oct. 24.
Dr. Lisa A. Lawson Presented with Honorary Alumnus Award at USciences
Posted: Thursday, October 29, 2015Philadelphia College of Pharmacy Dean Lisa A. Lawson, PharmD, HonAlm’15, was recently presented with the Honorary Alumnus Award at USciences.
USciences' New Icon Scholarship Fund Honors Dr. Frank Roia
Posted: Thursday, October 29, 2015University of the Sciences has established the Icon Scholarship Fund, this year recognizing the late Frank Roia, PhD, HonAlm’83, former dean of students and vice president of student affairs from 1967-98.
Mayank Amin Presented with Young Alumnus Award at USciences’ Alumni Reunion
Posted: Wednesday, October 28, 2015Pharmacist, entrepreneur, and community advocate Mayank Amin PharmD’09, MBA, was presented with the Young Alumnus Award at University of the Sciences’ Alumni Reunion on Saturday, Oct. 24.
USciences Encourages Social Media-Savvy Teens to Turn Healthy Living Ideas into Cash
Posted: Monday, October 19, 2015The annual Healthy Lifestyles Scholarship Competition at USciences has been rescheduled for Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016.
Alumna Dr. Hilary Mandler Named Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Posted: Thursday, October 08, 2015Hilary D. Mandler PharmD'85, has been named associate professor of clinical pharmacy and director of the pharmaceutical industry and education fellowship program within its Philadelphia College of Pharmacy.
Dr. David Logerstedt Named Assistant Professor
Posted: Thursday, October 08, 2015With an interest in the effects of loading after sports injuries and in clinical and translational novel interventions after knee injuries, Dr. David Logerstedt has been appointed assistant professor of physical therapy
Dr. Yardlee Kauffman Named Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
Posted: Thursday, October 08, 2015Yardlee Kauffman, PharmD, MPH, has been named assistant professor of clinical pharmacy at USciences.
Megan Strauss Named Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
Posted: Thursday, October 08, 2015Megan Strauss, MS, OTR/L, has been named assistant professor and academic fieldwork coordinator in the Department of Occupational Therapy at USciences.
F. Greg Lucado, Jr., Named Associate Professor
Posted: Thursday, October 08, 2015Lucado, an associate professor of pharmaceutical and healthcare business, has more than 30 years of experience in the construction management and real estate industry.
College Scorecard Lists USciences High Among Career Earnings for Graduates
Posted: Friday, September 18, 2015Talk about a return on a college investment. A new college scorecard by the U.S. Department of Education puts USciences graduates high on the list of top career earnings.
USciences and Salus University In Strategic Partnership Talks
Posted: Friday, September 11, 2015The Boards of Trustees at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia and Salus University have agreed to discussions to consider forming a broad strategic partnership that could lead to a merger of our two long-standing educational healthcare institutions. No time table has been set for completion of the talks.
DIA Members Save on USciences Graduate Programs
Posted: Tuesday, May 05, 2015Drug Information Association members (DIA) are eligible to receive a 15% tuition discount on select Mayes College Master's-level programs at University of the Sciences.
University of the Sciences Names Dr. Marc Caserio Athletic Director
Posted: Thursday, March 12, 2015University of the Sciences has named Marc Caserio, EdD, athletic director
USciences Launches Bold Marketing Campaign ‘Proven Everywhere’
Posted: Thursday, February 05, 2015The ads speak to the hands-on research, real-world learning, and classroom preparedness that propel USciences students into rewarding careers in science and healthcare fields.