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Awards and Accolades

Faculty Member Stuart Lehrman Exhibiting Painting at Texas Show

The painting “Reckless Assault” by adjunct faculty member Stuart Lehrman will be on display at the Brownsville Museum of Fine Art in Brownsville, Texas, as part of its 46th International Art Exhibition. The show runs April 25-May 26. “My practice …

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Jefferson Named One of the Healthiest Organizations in America

Interactive Health has named Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) — East Falls Campus one of the 2017 Healthiest Companies in America, an award given based on the overall health of a company’s employees and its commitment to investing …

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User Experience and Interaction Design Program Ranked Among Best in Nation

The M.S. in user experience and interaction design program at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has been ranked No. 25 in the Top 50 Best Value Interaction Design/UX/HCI Graduate Degrees for 2018, according to Value Colleges, an independent online …

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Student Honored for Helping Save NY Trooper’s Life

The New York State Police honored B.S. in health sciences/M.S. in physician assistant studies student Kelsey LaBella on March 19 for her work in helping to save a trooper’s life. A volunteer emergency medical technician for the Commack Volunteer Ambulance …

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Midwifery Alumna Speaks on Capitol Hill About Improving Access to Maternity Care

Hear Ebony Marcelle speak in support of the Improving Access to Maternity Care Act. Alumna Ebony Marcelle ’07 spoke on March 8—International Women’s Day—at a U.S. Senate briefing on Capitol Hill to raise awareness for the Improving Access to Maternity Care …

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Faculty Member Stuart Lehrman Exhibiting Photos at NJ Show

The photography of adjunct faculty member Stuart Lehrman will be on display at the Perkins Center for the Arts in Collingswood, N.J., from March 10 to April 7. He printed some of the work, part of his “Road Rage” photo …

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SKMC Alumna Named ASRA’s Resident/Fellow of the Year

The American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA) has named Kellie Jaremko, MD, PhD, the 2018 Resident/Fellow of the Year. Dr. Jaremko received her PhD in neuroscience and MD from Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University …

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Fashion Students Earn National Retail Federation Scholarships

Fashion merchandising and management students Kishanna Lebrew ’20 and Mykalia Wolfe ’20 each received $1,500 scholarships to attend the National Retail Federation (NRF) Conference in New York City last month. Along with six other Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) …

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Chancellor Spinelli’s Son and Jefferson Singers Director Part of Grammy-Winning Chorus

Jefferson Chancellor Stephen Spinelli’s son, Stephen Spinelli, assistant director of choral programs at Cornell University, and John Grecia, Jefferson Singers director, won Best Choral Performance at the Grammys on Jan. 28 for their work with The Crossing on composer Gavin …

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Adjunct Professor’s Award-Winning Art on Display

Rashidah Salam, an adjunct professor in the Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce, has received the Richard Nexon Memorial Award for an Emerging Artist from the Cheltenham Center for the Arts for her newest painting, “Terrence.” This marks the second …

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