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Letter from the editor

 

You know it's May when students are huddled in the library and study halls with their heads nestled in their books, faculty rush to grade semester exams, and staff across the College are busy with end of year activities and events. Yes, it's graduation time. read more »

 

Ross Taubman, DPM, CCPM Alum

SMC Hosts its 96th Graduation Ceremony

Samuel Merritt College is getting ready for its 96th graduation ceremony. The 2008 Commencement will take place on Friday, May 23 at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland. read more »

2008 ELMSN Group Picture

Students Bridge from Nurses' Past to Nurses' Future

Earlier this month, 36 students from the Entry Level Master of Science in Nursing (ELMSN) program at the Sacramento Regional Learning Center (SRLC) received their nursing pin and congratulations ... read more »

Managing Director of SMLC Mileva Saulo Lewis

Saulo Lewis Looking to Create a Learning Community at San Mateo Learning Center

As the new Managing Director of the San Mateo Learning Center (SMLC), Mileva Saulo Lewis, EdD, RN, Associate Professor, says she is excited about the challenges and opportunities ahead. read more »

DPT helping neighborhood teens

DPT Students Keep At-Risk Teens Engaged and Thinking About College

Several Samuel Merritt College students from the Doctoral Physical Therapy program recently found that giving up their rare time off to mentor young teens into considering careers in medicine is not about giving up at all. read more »

SMC at the Lower 9th Ward Health Clinic

Learning Through Doing: DPM Students Lend Support to New Orleans Lower 9th Ward Health Clinic

During the second week of April when most students took off for Spring Break, Peter Barbosa and five DPM students flew to Louisiana to provide free podiatric care to New Orleans' Lower Ninth Ward Health-Clinic. read more »

New Look of the CSPM

New Publication Look for CSPM

Samuel Merritt College (SMC) and the California School of Podiatric Medicine (CSPM) recently unveiled a new graphic identity that marks significant changes to its vision and programs. read more »

Economic Summit

Samuel Merritt College Partners with City Leaders to Increase Healthcare Employment

For the past six months Samuel Merritt College, along with several healthcare organizations have been invited by the Oakland Metro Chamber of Commerce... read more »

HSSC Simulation Room

Local Cable Show Features the Educational Work of the Health Science Simulation Center

The Alameda County Public Health Department cable show, "The Public's Health," is getting ready to air a mini documentary about Samuel Merritt College Health Sciences Simulation Center (HSSC). read more »

ITS Network Manager Marcus Walton

ITS Network Manager Takes a Monumental Swing

What some people may not know is when Marcus is not commuting from campus to campus making sure everything is properly hooked up, he can be found on the golf course. read more »

AIDS Walk SF

SMC Walking the Walk for AIDS

For the first time at Samuel Merritt College (SMC), faculty, staff and students are joining the 21st Annual AIDS Walk San Francisco. read more »

SMC Centennial

Save the Dates for the Centennial Celebrations

The SMC centennial celebration will last throughout the 2009 academic year, and include special observations on different aspects of the College's rich history. read more »

 

Accreditation News for CSPM and OT

Provost and Academic Vice President Scot Foster is pleased to share good news with the College community that two excellent professional accreditation... read more »

 

SMC Employees Evalute Town Hall

The May 1st Town Hall was a success, according to the 50 faculty and staff employees who surveyed the event. A total of 86 employees attended the two hour discussion in the Health Education Center (HEC). read more »

 

Experience of Work 2008 Results

This past March, Samuel Merritt College (SMC) participated in an annual survey examining employees' attitudes and practices regarding work experience. read more »

 

 

in this issue

 

SMC Hosts its 96th Graduation Ceremony

Students Bridge from Nurses' Past to Nurses' Future

Saulo Lewis Looking to Create a Learning Community at San Mateo Learning Center

DPT Students Keep At-Risk Teens Engaged and Thinking About College

Learning Through Doing: DPM Students Lend Support to New Orleans Lower 9th Ward Health Clinic

New Publication Look for CSPM

Samuel Merritt College Partners with City Leaders to Increase Healthcare Employment

Local Cable Show Features the Educational Work of the Health Science Simulation Center

ITS Network Manager Takes a Monumental Swing

SMC Walking the Walk for AIDS

Save the Dates for the Centennial Celebrations

Accreditation News for CSPM and OT

SMC Employees Evaluate Town Hall

Experience of Work 2008 Results

 

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Office of the President enews is published by Samuel Merritt College, Office of the President.
Stephanie Bangert, Executive Director Office of the President / Editor
Elizabeth Valente, Associate Director of Publications and Media Relations / Writer.

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