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Former National Cancer Institute Biochemist Joins Pharmacy Faculty, Mark D. Weinstein Jul 2020

Former National Cancer Institute Biochemist Joins Pharmacy Faculty, Mark D. Weinstein

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Dr. Timothy Veenstra, associate professor of pharmaceutical sciences at Cedarville University, is a biochemist by training. But in his mind, he is more like a mechanic.


In Midst Of Pandemic, Region Has Nationally Ranked Global Public Health Nursing Program, Mark D. Weinstein Jul 2020

In Midst Of Pandemic, Region Has Nationally Ranked Global Public Health Nursing Program, Mark D. Weinstein

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Cedarville University’s Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) Global Public Health Nursing program is ranked second in the nation among similar programs, according to Registerednursing.org.


Cedarville University Board Of Trustees Resolution Of Board Findings Of The Independent Reports, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

Cedarville University Board Of Trustees Resolution Of Board Findings Of The Independent Reports, Mark D. Weinstein

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Covid-19 To-Do List: Write And Publish First Book, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

Covid-19 To-Do List: Write And Publish First Book, Mark D. Weinstein

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The coronavirus quarantine sparked many to use their newfound time to pursue a passion. For Abigail Blain, a Cedarville University junior majoring in early childhood education with a fourth- and fifth-grade endorsement and a women’s ministry minor, she decided to write and publish her first book, “Daily Abiding: Starting a Quiet Time Journey.” It is now available as an eBook on Amazon.


New Dean: Teachers To Every City And Every Country, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

New Dean: Teachers To Every City And Every Country, Mark D. Weinstein

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Kevin Jones, the new dean for Cedarville University’s school of education, has a vision to see Cedarville graduates teaching in “every city, every church, and every country.”


First African-American Student Focuses On Honesty And Unity, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

First African-American Student Focuses On Honesty And Unity, Mark D. Weinstein

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When James D. Parker Sr. arrived at Cedarville University in the fall of 1954 as its first black student, the United States was going through historic changes in the area of racial equality. The U.S. Supreme Court had ruled earlier that year that racial segregation of children in public schools was unconstitutional.


Pharmacy Residency At Rocking Horse Receives Accreditation, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

Pharmacy Residency At Rocking Horse Receives Accreditation, Mark D. Weinstein

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The first postgraduate pharmacy residency program associated with Cedarville University, based at the Rocking Horse Community Health Center in Springfield, Ohio, and Cedar Care Village Pharmacy in Cedarville, Ohio, was recently accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).


Global Public Health Nursing Program Ranked Second In Nation, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

Global Public Health Nursing Program Ranked Second In Nation, Mark D. Weinstein

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Cedarville University’s Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) Global Public Health Nursing program is ranked second in the nation among similar programs, according to Registerednursing.org.


New School, New Dean For School Of Allied Health, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

New School, New Dean For School Of Allied Health, Mark D. Weinstein

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When Evan Hellwig began his teaching career at Cedarville University, there wasn’t even an athletic training or exercise science class in the course catalog. Now, 34 years, there is an entire school of allied health.


History Makers Honored By New Residence Hall, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

History Makers Honored By New Residence Hall, Mark D. Weinstein

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Looking to the future spurred on the building of Cedarville University’s latest residence hall. But it’s remembering the past that will give the 282-bed residence hall its connection with the storied college’s history.


New Book Hits The Right Note: No. 1 On Amazon, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

New Book Hits The Right Note: No. 1 On Amazon, Mark D. Weinstein

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Dr. John Mortensen, professor of piano at Cedarville University, didn’t expect to be No. 1 when writing “The Pianist's Guide to Historic Improvisation,” but when it debuted it quickly became Amazon’s No. 1 new release in both the piano and music instruction categories.


It's Coming: Chick-Fil-A Scheduled To Open In August, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

It's Coming: Chick-Fil-A Scheduled To Open In August, Mark D. Weinstein

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Cedarville University students will return to campus in early August in time to help dedicate the Chick-fil-A restaurant that is nearing completion on campus. The 15,000 square foot eatery will seat 300 people at the facility that will provide people with scenic views of Cedar Lake and the campus. The building will also provide additional space for students to interact and study, as it's strategically located next to Centennial Library.


Adjusting To Covid-19, Cedarville University Announces Fall Schedule, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

Adjusting To Covid-19, Cedarville University Announces Fall Schedule, Mark D. Weinstein

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Cedarville University has announced plans to adjust its fall academic schedule in order to build flexibility into the calendar and minimize exposure of the campus community to a potential late fall spike of COVID-19, which has been suggested as a possibility by public health experts.


Higher Learning Commission Approves Master Of Athletic Training, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

Higher Learning Commission Approves Master Of Athletic Training, Mark D. Weinstein

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Cedarville University’s new Master of Athletic Training (M.A.T.) program, including the option for undergraduate students to pursue an accelerated, five-year B.S. in sport medicine leading to the M.A.T., has received approval from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The HLC Institutional Actions Council announced its decision earlier this spring.


Cedarville Parents Benefit From Master’S Degree Scholarship Program, Mark D. Weinstein Jun 2020

Cedarville Parents Benefit From Master’S Degree Scholarship Program, Mark D. Weinstein

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Parents of current Cedarville University students can now take college graduate-level courses at a reduced rate through the university’s new Parent Partnership Scholarship. The program will give parents a 15% discount, beginning with classes this summer.


A 10-Year Legacy In Producing Professional Pharmacy Leaders, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

A 10-Year Legacy In Producing Professional Pharmacy Leaders, Mark D. Weinstein

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Cedarville University’s School of Pharmacy is officially 10 years old. But despite how young the school is, it is mighty. Not only has it been accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and received an 88.46% match rate for graduates receiving postgraduate year one (PGY1) residencies in 2019, but numerous graduates are already serving in hospital leadership roles in the pharmacy profession.


Pomp And Circumstance In A Box: 2020 Grads Receiving More Than A Diploma, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

Pomp And Circumstance In A Box: 2020 Grads Receiving More Than A Diploma, Mark D. Weinstein

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Although Cedarville University’s class of 2020 didn’t enjoy the normal graduation festivities because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the university wanted to think outside of the box with a special way to celebrate its graduates.


Best Prototype Design At Shell Eco-Marathon, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

Best Prototype Design At Shell Eco-Marathon, Mark D. Weinstein

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Cedarville’s energy-efficient vehicle Sting won best prototype design in this year’s Shell Eco-marathon off-track awards on May 7 on Shell Eco-marathon’s Instagram story.


With Samaritan's Purse, Dayton Nurse Serves Covid-19 Patients In Nyc, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

With Samaritan's Purse, Dayton Nurse Serves Covid-19 Patients In Nyc, Mark D. Weinstein

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New York City has been the epicenter for the coronavirus pandemic in the United States. Danielle Price of Beavercreek joined the fight against the pandemic there as a member of the team treating patients at a field hospital in Central Park.


Covid-19 Brings Telehealth Services To Normal Health Care, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

Covid-19 Brings Telehealth Services To Normal Health Care, Mark D. Weinstein

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Whether suffering from COVID-19, an ongoing condition or a sudden stomach bug, we rely on our health care providers to treat us even during a pandemic.


Cedarville University Prepares For August Return To Campus, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

Cedarville University Prepares For August Return To Campus, Mark D. Weinstein

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Cedarville University is preparing to welcome residential graduate and undergraduate students back to campus as scheduled August 14-16, 2020. With broad engagement across the institution, the president’s Cabinet (made up of the division vice presidents and the athletic director) is carefully reviewing every area of the University’s operations to ensure protocols are in place to protect the health and safety of students, faculty and staff.


Cedarville Trustees Make Forward-Focused Decisions Amid Coronavirus Challenges, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

Cedarville Trustees Make Forward-Focused Decisions Amid Coronavirus Challenges, Mark D. Weinstein

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With a goal of continuing the university’s mission and forward focus, Cedarville University’s Board of Trustees approved curriculum for a physician assistant (PA) program that is planned to begin in May 2023, pending external approvals. The trustees also approved a new dean for the school of education and affirmed eight other new faculty members at its annual May meeting. The meeting was held through Zoom because of the coronavirus pandemic.


Covid-19 Spurs 61 Days Through The Bible, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

Covid-19 Spurs 61 Days Through The Bible, Mark D. Weinstein

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The COVID-19 pandemic has brought dramatic change, from health to sickness, from employed to unemployed, from face to face to virtual. For Cedarville University students, the pandemic brought an immediate switch from on campus to online. But in this unique, disruptive time, three students saw an opportunity to make this time transformative.


Covid-19 Leads Ohio Graduate To Anchor In New York City, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

Covid-19 Leads Ohio Graduate To Anchor In New York City, Mark D. Weinstein

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She passes by three tractor trailers on her way to work each day. It’s a somber reminder to Rachel Hartley, a critical care nurse and 2015 Cedarville University nursing graduate, of the reason she came to New York City in the first place.


One Of First Covid-19 Plasma Donations, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

One Of First Covid-19 Plasma Donations, Mark D. Weinstein

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When Oakwood police officer, firefighter and emergency medical technician Steve Norris became ill with COVID-19, he had no clue that he would be able to bless someone else.


Class Of 2020 Celebration Honors Largest Graduating Class, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

Class Of 2020 Celebration Honors Largest Graduating Class, Mark D. Weinstein

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On May 2, Cedarville University recognized 826 undergraduate and graduate students earning degrees, the largest graduating class in school history. Of this year’s undergraduate students, six also earned Master of Divinity degrees from the university, bringing the total degrees to 832.


The Congo Prepared Nurse For Covid-19, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

The Congo Prepared Nurse For Covid-19, Mark D. Weinstein

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Virginia Walker, a 2019 Cedarville University nursing graduate, was nicknamed “Sunshine” by her nursing unit. This nickname perfectly describes how she shines Christ’s love to every COVID-19 patient she is currently treating in Inova Loudoun Hospital’s emergency room in Lansdowne, Virginia.


Cedarville University Honors 2020 Graduates With Online Program, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

Cedarville University Honors 2020 Graduates With Online Program, Mark D. Weinstein

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Cedarville University used social media to honor its Class of 2020 graduates with a special program that aired on Facebook and the University's website today at 10 am. According to a report submitted to the PR office, 834 students were conferred undergraduate and graduate degrees in the program that lasted approximately one hour.


Cedarville University Board Of Trustees: Statement Regarding Termination Of Anthony Moore, Mark D. Weinstein May 2020

Cedarville University Board Of Trustees: Statement Regarding Termination Of Anthony Moore, Mark D. Weinstein

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The Board of Trustees at Cedarville University was recently made aware of additional information related to Dr. Anthony Moore’s past that led to the termination of his employment by our president, Dr. Thomas White, on Thursday, April 23, 2020. The board is incredibly grieved over this new information and the questions it raises. This matter was our priority at our spring Trustee meeting. We understand the gravity of this situation, and we covet your continued prayers.


The Moody Church Pastor Has Cedarville Roots, Mark D. Weinstein Apr 2020

The Moody Church Pastor Has Cedarville Roots, Mark D. Weinstein

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Philip Miller, a 2004 alumnus of Cedarville University, has been named the new senior pastor at The Moody Church in downtown Chicago, Illinois. He will officially begin his role in July.