Athletics Hall of Fame to Induct Two on Jan. 10, 2015
Posted: Tuesday, December 16, 2014The ceremony will take place approximately 4:30 p.m. following the women's (1 p.m.) and men's (3 p.m.) basketball games versus Philadelphia University.
USciences to Host Science Olympiad "Build It, Study It, Learn It" Day on Dec. 13
Posted: Friday, December 12, 2014Philadelphia Science Olympiad Urban Initiative Will Welcome More than 100 High School and Middle School Students to Work With Hands-On STEM Projects
Kerr's Three-Pointer Leads Devils to Upset Win Over Division I Dragons
Posted: Friday, December 05, 2014Renowned hoops star Garret Kerr DPT’17 scored 27 points – including the game winning, fadeaway three-pointer in final seconds – in the Devils 54-52 win against Drexel.
A USciences Education Positions Students for Rewarding Careers … and the Ability to Repay Their Student Loans
Posted: Wednesday, December 03, 2014What USciences students pay for thier education is comparable to attend similarly structured private institutions and their return on the investment is rewarding personally and professionally
USciences Celebrates Faculty Accomplishments
Posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014The inaugural celebration of faculty accomplishments reception was held for the campus community to celebrate faculty who made significant accomplishments during the past year.
USciences’ Amalia M. Issa Elected Fellow of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
Posted: Monday, November 24, 2014She joins the ranks of some 1,500 innovative leaders elected for their distinguished contributions to scientific medicine, medical education, and public health.
Dr. Sarah Robertson Named Director of the Office of Sponsored Projects and Research at USciences
Posted: Thursday, November 20, 2014With an extensive professional background in grant writing and management, Sarah E. Robertson, PhD, has been named director of the Office of Sponsored Projects and Research at USciences.
USciences' Student-Athletes Continue Their Record of High Academic Success
Posted: Friday, October 31, 2014The NCAA has released the latest Division II graduation rate data, including the division’s Academic Success Rate (ASR), and University of the Sciences ranked fourth highest among all active member NCAA Division II schools in the nation in 2013-14.
Dr. James Holaska Named Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences at USciences
Posted: Tuesday, October 28, 2014James M. Holaska, PhD, has been named associate professor of pharmaceutical sciences at University of the Sciences.
Dr. Zhihong Wang Named Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at USciences
Posted: Monday, October 27, 2014With an extensive background in scientific research, Zhihong Wang, PhD, has been named assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry at USciences.
Gorski Returns to USciences as Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Posted: Friday, October 24, 2014University of the Sciences alumna Stacey A. Gorski, PhD, has returned to her alma mater as an assistant professor of biological sciences.
USciences Welcomes New Faculty and Congratulates Faculty Promotions
Posted: Thursday, October 23, 2014These board of trustee approved positions span many departments and disciplines. In addition, the board has approved promotions and the granting of two emeritus position.
USciences Approved to Acquire Alexander Wilson Elementary School Site
Posted: Thursday, October 23, 2014The Philadelphia School Reform Commission (SRC) has authorized the sale of the Alexander Wilson Elementary School site to University of the Sciences.
USciences Students, Faculty Inducted into National Honor Society for Occupational Therapy
Posted: Tuesday, October 21, 2014Thirteen OT students and three faculty members were recently inducted into USciences’ Delta Iota chapter of the national honor society for occupational therapy – Pi Theta Epsilon.
Dr. Christopher Janetopoulos Named Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at USciences
Posted: Monday, October 06, 2014With an extensive background in scientific research, Christopher Janetopoulos, PhD, has been named associate professor of biological sciences at USciences.
USciences Honors Employee Service
Posted: Thursday, June 05, 2014University of the Sciences celebrated its employees on Thursday, June 5, 2014, with the annual employee recognition reception.
USciences Athletics is Again Honored with the Division II Presidents' Award for Academic Excellence
Posted: Wednesday, May 28, 2014USciences was one of 27 NCAA Division II schools recognized as recipients of the third annual Division II Presidents’ Award for Academic Excellence, honoring athletics programs with four-year Academic Success Rates (ASR) of 90 percent or higher.
USciences Restructures Graduate Programs and Research Infrastructure
Posted: Friday, May 09, 2014College of Graduate Studies (COGS) disbanded in favor of a new structure that aligns the graduate programs with the remaining colleges and simplifies the research structure.
USciences Quits Tobacco Cold Turkey: Now a Smoke and Tobacco-Free Campus
Posted: Thursday, May 01, 2014In a move towards improving the health of its community, University of the Sciences announced it is officially a smoke and tobacco-free campus as of Thursday, May 1, 2014.
USciences Receives a $2 million Commitment for its Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy
Posted: Tuesday, April 08, 2014USciences president Helen Giles-Gee is honored to announce a $2 million commitment from Kate P'76, PharmD'78 and Jim Mayes to support the development of the University’s Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy. The University will recognize the impactful commitment, as well as the accomplishments of Mayes College faculty and students, at a celebration on Thursday, May 8, 2014.
USciences at the 2014 Philadelphia Science Festival – April 25-May 3
Posted: Sunday, April 06, 2014University of the Sciences is once again proud to be a core collaborator of the Philadelphia Science Festival.
Motivational Speaker Aims to Rejuvenate Students’ Minds in Time for Finals
Posted: Thursday, March 27, 2014The USciences Spring Colloquium is set for Thursday, April 17, from 2-2:50 p.m., in the McNeil Science and Technology Center. This event is open to the entire University community.
USciences Supports Delaware Valley Science Fairs (April 2)
Posted: Friday, March 21, 2014USciences supports DVSF through an in-kind donation and hosting the annual winners breakfast on Friday, April 18
Philly High Schoolers to 'Step Into College' at USciences March 7-8
Posted: Friday, February 28, 2014To help ease the pre-college process for local high school students and their parents, USciences has teamed up with local partners to host Step Into College: Philadelphia’s Pre-College Conference on March 7-8.