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The students will be attending camps and conferences
The workshop provided an opportunity to explore the profession of podiatric medicine
The video spotlights the student experience at SMU
This was part of the partnership SMU has with the National Youth Leadership Forum (NYLF)

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SMU In The News

Joel “The Quiet Storm” Siapno, a 22-year-old 2014 nursing graduate from Samuel Merritt University, has placed his nursing career on hold to follow his dream of becoming a professional boxer.
Published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014
"Students at the more than 100-year-old Oakland health sciences school gathered Thursday for an unusual event: the school's first memorial for donated bodies."
Source: San Francisco Chronicle (
Published: Friday, April 18, 2014
Free, all-ages event that is part of the Brain Awareness program at SMU
Source: East Bay Express
Published: Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Source: Aberdeen News
Published: Friday, March 21, 2014

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