School of Allied Health Professions

Winter Essentials Drive a Success

We cleaned out our closets and/or brought in necessities for the annual Winter Essentials drive sponsored by our Student Ambassadors. The Ambassadors took those items to a local non-profit charity organization, We Can Make a Difference, who delivered them to the Siena/Francis House. They estimated that over 150 people were fed and clothed, and provided with a number of essentials needed for everyday life. We Can Make a Difference uploaded photos to their Facebook page. “The pictures don’t do justice,” they said, “as to how… Continue Reading

Two NU presidential candidates visit Wednesday

Dean Meyer would like to encourage all SAHP faculty, staff, and students to attend the NU presidential candidate visits. Hank Bounds, Ph.D., and Michael Martin, Ph.D., two of the four candidates for the position of president of the University of Nebraska, will visit UNMC this Wednesday, December 10, 2014. The times for the two visits are: 10:30 a.m., Sorrell Center, Room 1005: Michael Martin, Ph.D., chancellor of the Colorado State University System. 2:30 p.m., Sorrell Center, Room 1005: Hank Bounds, Ph.D., commissioner of higher education… Continue Reading

RSTE seasonal decorating at Ronald McDonald House

Each year, the Radiation Science Technology Education (RSTE) division spreads holiday cheer through volunteerism. On Thursday, December 4, 2014, RSTE students, faculty, alumni board, and family members participated in their annual decorating of the UNMC Ronald McDonald House for Christmas. The event also engaged several children who are currently in residence at the house.  A fun time was had by all at this seasonal event.