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Letter from the Editor

 

As 2009 ends, Samuel Merritt University looks back to another great year, starting off with the celebration of becoming a University, increased enrollment, and a successful Gala fundraiser. Only one thing can properly end this year and that is with the joyous news that the John A. Graziano Memorial Library has received its matching grant!

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Sutter Match for Library Achieved Thanks to Local Funding

Samuel Merritt University (SMU) has received a grant of $172,000 from The Wayne and Gladys Valley Foundation to meet the Sutter Health matching grant... read more »

SMU Campuses Give Back to their Communities

The Samuel Merritt University community is once again heeding the call to help brighten the holidays for those less fortunate.... read more »

SoN Faculty and Students Benefit from Local AIDS Exhibit

To help nursing students develop a meaningful understanding of what it means to live and care for people who are affected by AIDS and HIV, Paulina Van, Ph.D., BSN, MSN, assistant professor at the School of ...read more »

American Red Cross Honors SMU Nursing Students

This month the American Red Cross Yolo Chapter is celebrating the 100th anniversary of American Red Cross nursing. The Red Cross Nursing Service was formally established by Jane Delano in 1909... read more »

SMU Students Shaping Young Minds, Year Round

The success of this summer's Youth in Medicine Mentoring Program has Samuel Merritt University student's continuing the course by officering it year round. read more »

H1N1 Vaccines Given By SMU Students

Despite a chronic shortage of available H1N1 vaccine, hundreds of children and pregnant women from Alameda County had a lot to be thankful for... read more »

OT Classrooms Covert into a Free Adult Clinic at the Oakland Campus

This spring Samuel Merritt University is hosting its annual free Occupational Therapy Clinic for adults. The ten, once-a-week sessions begin February 1, 2010... read more »

Kira Allen and Dr. Shelly Tochluk

Paving the Path to Inclusivity at SMU

On December 7, Shelly Tochluk, Ph. D., Chair of the Education Department at Mount St. Mary's College in Los Angeles, spoke to a packed room of Samuel Merritt University students, faculty, and staff... read more »

Students Compete for Funding to Work in Diverse Communities

Like many universities and colleges, the challenge of recruiting, retaining and graduating a sufficient number of qualified students to meet the demands of the healthcare workforce can at times be difficult... read more »

MPA Program Applications Record Breaking

A record number of applications for the fall 2010 Master Physician Assistant (MPA) program have flooded the Office of Admission this fall... read more »

 

 

in this issue

 

Sutter Match for Library Achieved Thanks to Local Funding

SMU Campuses Give Back to their Communities

SoN Faculty and Students Benefit from Local AIDS Exhibit

American Red Cross Honors SMU Nursing Students

SMU Students Shaping Young Minds, Year Round

H1N1 Vaccines Given By SMU Students

OT Classrooms Covert into a Free Adult Clinic at the Oakland Campus

Paving the Path to Inclusivity at SMU

Students Compete for Funding to Work in Diverse Communities

MPA Program Applications Record Breaking

SMU 2009 Photo Gallery

 

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