Monthly Archives: September 2018

Students Challenged to Improve Lives Through Healthy Communities at Nexus Maximus Kickoff

The University’s signature Nexus Learning event, Nexus Maximus, kicked off Sept. 20 in the Gallagher Center with over 200 students—including some 60 from schools around the world—challenged to improve lives through healthy communities. Assigned a Philadelphia ZIP code, transdisciplinary teams of …

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Signs From The City’s Homeless Featured in “Signs of Humanity” Exhibit: KYW Newsradio

Poignant, funny and sad signs collected from some of Philadelphia’s homeless people were featured in Jefferson’s “Signs of Humanity” exhibit and presentation, KYW Newsradio reported Sept. 20. Associate Professor Rosemary Frasso, public health and medical students, and artist Willie Baronet …

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A Historical Op-Ed

A Historical Op-Ed Mitchell Kurek Source: Daily Wire The United States has certainly had its fair share of political drama these past few years, but few stories rival the current events seen in the executive branch of our government. An op-ed anonymous… Continue reading

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Counselor Corner – Applying to Jefferson

Counselor Corner – Applying to Jefferson Fact vs. Fiction With Labor Day and heat waves (hopefully) behind us, the Admissions office at Jefferson is ready to move into the 2018-2019 school year at full force. For you Seniors out there, we know the start of your year means the start of application season, with many … Continue reading Counselor Corner – Applying to Jefferson Continue reading

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Faculty Member and Alumna Nominated in the Timmy Awards

Tech in Motion Philadelphia has selected Neil Harner, director of digital and graphic design communication, as a finalist in the best tech manager category in the Timmy Awards, which recognizes the top workplaces for tech professionals in the Philadelphia area. …

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RSVP Now to Attend JAZ Tank: CannaVATION Competition on Oct. 3

JAZ® Tank is back for its fourth year–and it’s going to be bigger and better than ever. A few months ago, we asked innovators to submit their business models for a medicinal cannabis or industrial hemp product or service. Now, …

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2018 Lancaster Letterpress Fair

news_program_2018lancasterletterpressAn intrepid group of students from the AIGA Jefferson student group made the trek out to Lancaster, PA on a beautiful sunny day to attend the 2018 Lancaster Letterpress Fair. Over thirty vendors were displaying their wares, including Professor Frank Baseman and the work of Base Press. A good time was had by all.

 

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Signs Of The Homeless To Go On Display At Jefferson: Philadelphia Inquirer

“Signs of Humanity,” an exhibition that includes signs from Philadelphia’s homeless and research from interviews with some of them, will be on display at Jefferson’s Dorrance H. Hamilton Building from Sept. 17-22,  The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Sept. 14. During a week in …

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Jefferson and Einstein Healthcare Network Sign Definitive Agreement

Einstein Healthcare Network and Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) have entered into a binding Definitive Agreement, legally binding the ideas and commitments described in the Letter of Intent, which the two organizations signed in March. The merger would …

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Email Rebellion

Email Rebellion Kaitlyn Brown Source: Polifact.com Brett Kavanaugh has been the topic of heated debate across the United States since his nomination to become an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court was announced earlier in July. Now, days into his c… Continue reading

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