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CABE Students Inducted Into Three Honor Societies

Some 40 students were honored April 17 at the inaugural induction ceremony for the Tau Sigma Delta Honor Society in Architecture and Allied Arts, the Sigma Lambda Chi International Construction Honor Society and the Sigma Lambda Alpha Landscape Architecture Honor …

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Six Health Systems Form Consortium to Expand Access to Clinical Trials

Six regional health systems today announced the founding of a nonprofit clinical research consortium–Partners in Innovation, Education, and Research (PIER Consortium™)–a streamlined clinical trial system that will span New Jersey and Pennsylvania. The founding members of PIER Consortium include Atlantic …

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Celebrate STEM and Get Nerdy at the Philadelphia Science Festival

Robert Bartosz, director of finance and business planning at Jefferson College of Biomedical Sciences, previews the Teddy Bear Clinics at this year’s Philadelphia Science Festival. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) continues its sponsorship of the Philadelphia Science Festival, a …

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University Receives Leverage 2018 Award from Community Design Collaborative

Philadelphia’s Community Design Collaborative gave its Leverage 2018 award to President and CEO Stephen Klasko, MD, MBA, for excellence in design at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University). The award recognized two Jefferson entities: JeffDESIGN, including the curriculum for design thinking …

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Jefferson Students Showcase Artwork Illustrating Dreams and Ambitions

As part of Jefferson’s Humanities Week, all students, faculty and staff are invited to stop by the “Who Are We?” art exhibition, which will be on view Wednesday, April 25 through Friday, April 27 in the Hamilton Building lobby on the …

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“A Walk Through … Reflection for Progress” Exhibit Opens April 20

The Honors Student Association and Student Government Association are collaborating on “A Walk Through … Reflection for Progress,” an exhibit comprised of work that showcases what Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) means to the community and what the two …

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Jefferson Hosts Systems Thinking Workshop on Community Violence

Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) recently hosted a systems thinking workshop on the topic of community violence. Eight minority high school girls from several public and charter high schools in the Philadelphia area visited East Falls Campus on …

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Interior Design Senior Wins IDA Awards Competition

Interior design student Monica Tabet ’18 earned first place in the 2018 IDA Awards Competition (Student Category) hosted by the Pennsylvania East Chapter of American Society of Interior Designers. She won for Phoenix Rising, a museum dedicated to feminism and …

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First Cohort of Doctor of Management in Strategic Leadership Students to Graduate

The Doctor of Management in Strategic Leadership (DSL) program at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University), designed by more than 120 stakeholders from academia and professional practice in 2014, will graduate its first cohort of students this May. “It’s …

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In Unique Collaboration, Occupational Therapy and Industrial Design Students Help Clients with Special Needs

In the oldest continuously running transdisciplinary collaboration on East Falls Campus, the 18th annual Assistive Technology Collaboration presentation on April 6 paired dozens of occupational therapy and industrial design students together to show their innovative designs to help clients with …

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