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USciences Launches Bold Marketing Campaign ‘Proven Everywhere’


University of the Sciences has unveiled a bold marketing campaign on billboards, public transit, and local television and radio stations. Featuring a new theme, “Proven Everywhere,” the campaign reflects USciences’ emphasis on providing...
10-Feb-2015 2:00 PM EST

USciences Prepares High School Students for International Young Physicists’ Tournament


As Phoenixville Area High School students prepare to end the United States’ eight-year absence from the International Young Physicists’ Tournament (IYPT), faculty from University of the Sciences have spent the past few months helping them polish...
9-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST

USciences Students Advance to Finals of National Pharmacy Competition in Texas

Three pharmacy students at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia are set to travel to the Lone Star State to participate in the live quarterfinals of the 2014 American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Clinical Pharmacy Challenge on Oct....
9-Oct-2014 2:00 PM EDT

University of the Sciences and Burlington County College Formalize Transfer Articulation Agreement

University of the Sciences (USciences) and Burlington County College (BCC) have formalized a transfer articulation agreement that guarantees seats in two USciences undergraduate programs for students earning their associates degree at BCC.
23-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT

USciences to Celebrate the Completion of its Integrated Professional Education Complex (IPEX) at a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 18


University of the Sciences’ President Helen Giles-Gee will be joined by the University community, local and state lawmakers, as well as Philadelphia residents and organizations, at a ribbon cutting ceremony officially marking the completion of...
18-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Dale Trusheim Named Associate VP for Institutional Effectiveness at USciences

With more than four decades of higher education experience, Dale Trusheim, PhD, has been named associate vice president for institutional effectiveness at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.
31-Jul-2014 2:00 PM EDT

USciences' New Online DrOT Program Provides Flexible Learning for Working Professionals

University of the Sciences recently launched its online, post-professional doctorate in occupational therapy (DrOT) program to deliver flexible learning opportunities to individuals interested in continuing their education.
14-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT

USciences Launches Online Certificate in Healthcare Navigation


Online certificate program is geared toward individuals looking to help patients and families navigate the increasingly complex healthcare system.
2-Jul-2014 12:00 PM EDT

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'Simple Living' Reaps Health and Financial Benefits, According to USciences Research


Results from a recent unpublished study at University of the Sciences indicate that reducing the clutter and narrowing one’s possessions, activities, and thoughts can play a key role in boosting their mental and physical health.
30-Jan-2015 2:00 PM EST

College Students at High Risk for Flu: Reduce the Spread of Germs, Says USciences Prof

Colder temperatures and less humidity helps the flu virus spread easier among people; so if this winter proves to be a bitter one, it will be especially important to protect yourself.
5-Jan-2015 4:00 PM EST

New Year’s Fitness Goals Should Start with a Trip to the Doc, Says USciences Experts

The promise of a new year sparks the desire to get healthy – a goal Karin Richards, chair of the kinesiology program at University of the Sciences, says should begin with a physical exam at the doctor’s office.
8-Dec-2014 2:55 PM EST

Philly Issues First ‘Code Blue’ of Season: USciences Prof Explains What That Means to Homeless Population


Those fortunate enough to be somewhere warm during this recent cold snap might wonder how Philadelphia’s homeless population can survive the frigid outdoor conditions, said Stephen Metraux, PhD, associate professor of health policy and public...
20-Nov-2014 11:00 AM EST

Avoid Meltdowns This Holiday Season: USciences Prof Shares Tips for Families of Children with Autism


Holidays with family can be dicey under the best of circumstances; but when children with special needs are involved, some care must be taken, said occupational therapy professor Dr. Varleisha Gibbs at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.
11-Nov-2014 1:00 PM EST

Get Vaccinated: Flu Is Bigger Threat to You Than Ebola, Says USciences Prof


With the 2014-15 flu season officially underway, pharmacy professor Daniel Hussar, PhD, at Philadelphia College of Pharmacy at University of the Sciences, urges people to stop worrying about Ebola and get a flu shot instead.
13-Oct-2014 3:45 PM EDT

Ladies: Don’t Slack on Your Preventative Health Care, Says USciences Prof


As young women across the United States adapt to their busy college lifestyles, physician assistant studies professor Joan Ward, MS, PA-C, at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, urges them to stay on top of their preventative health...
15-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Back-to-School Season Means Time for Moms and Dads to Make Exercise a Priority, Says USciences Prof


As parents prepare to send their children back to school over the next few weeks, a professor at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia says now is the perfect time for them to create an exercise plan that suits their new family schedules.
12-Aug-2014 2:00 PM EDT

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