More than 500 New Students to Arrive on Campus for Move In Day on Aug. 22
Posted: Friday, August 15, 2014Move-in day marks one of the biggest days of the year at University of the Sciences and kicks off the Welcome Week for the more than 500 first year students who are slated to arrive on Friday, Aug. 22.
Dr. George E. Downs appointed the University’s faculty athletic representative
Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014Dr. George E. Downs appointed the University’s faculty athletic representative
Change Comes to USciences Athletics
Posted: Thursday, July 31, 2014Athletic director Paul Klimitas HonAlm'05 has left the University after a 38-year career. Director of campus recreation Marc Caserio will serve as interim athletic director.
Dale Trusheim Named Associate VP for Institutional Effectiveness at USciences
Posted: Thursday, July 31, 2014With more than four decades of higher education experience, Dale Trusheim, PhD, has been named associate vice president for institutional effectiveness at USciences.
Stephen Moelter Selected to Direct USciences' Honors Program
Posted: Wednesday, July 23, 2014In a move to further enhance and strengthen the honors curriculum at University of the Sciences, Stephen Moelter, PhD, has been named director of the USciences Honors Program.
USciences Women’s Hoops Golf Outing to be Held on Sept. 26
Posted: Wednesday, July 23, 2014The USciences women's basketball team encourages golfers of all skill levels to hit the links for its second annual golf outing on Friday, Sept. 26, beginning at noon, at the Northampton Valley Country Club in Richboro.
IPEX Earns Green Globes Rating for Sustainability
Posted: Monday, July 21, 2014As University of the Sciences prepares to open the doors of its new Integrated Professional Education Complex (IPEX) this fall, the facility has recently been deemed “environmentally friendly” under the standards set by the Green Building Initiative's Green Globes rating and assessment system.
University of the Sciences Selects Sasaki as its Campus Master Plan Design Firm
Posted: Tuesday, July 15, 2014University of the Sciences, which has embarked on creating a 10-year campus master plan, has selected Sasaki Associates, Inc., based in Watertown, Mass., as its lead design firm.
Nancy Mansfield Named Director of Individual Giving at USciences
Posted: Wednesday, June 18, 2014With an extensive background in professional fundraising and business development, Nancy Mansfield has been named director of individual giving at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.
New Online DrOT Program Provides Flexible Learning for Working Professionals
Posted: Thursday, June 12, 2014USciences recently launched its online, post-professional doctorate in occupational therapy (DrOT) program to deliver flexible learning opportunities to individuals interested in continuing their education.
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.
Online Bookstore Provides New Opportunities for USciences Community
Posted: Thursday, May 29, 2014Students at University of the Sciences will no longer head to the campus bookstore to purchase their textbooks. Instead, they will be greeted by made-to-order food monitors and grocery aisles as they enter the updated space on Woodland Avenue this fall.
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 Community Celebrates $2 Million Commitment to its Mayes College (Video)
Posted: Friday, May 09, 2014To the applause of the University of the Sciences community, benefactors Kate P'76, PharmD'78 and Jim Mayes were recognized for their $2 million commitment to the University’s Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy at a special celebration on Thursday, May 8.
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.
Community Gathers to Discuss ACA at USciences
Posted: Thursday, December 05, 2013In an effort to make the Affordable Care Act a shared and understood conversation among individuals in West Philadelphia, University of the Sciences hosted a discussion regarding this complex law on Monday, Dec. 16.