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Brooke Siesel, OT Student, M.O.T., Class of 2018

Brooke Siesel is a student in the Occupational Therapy Progrem in the College of Health Sciences (CHS) at Midwestern University's Downers Grove (IL) Campus.More ››

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Midwestern Students Encourage Children to be Reading Rockstars IL

August 13, 2019

Students from Midwestern University’s Speech-Language Pathology held an event on August 3rd at Marian Park Apartments in Wheaton, IL to help children improve their literacy skills.   More ››

CCOM Students Care for Community with Day of Service IL

August 09, 2019

Before beginning their rigorous course of study, first-year medical students at Midwestern University participate in an annual day of service. This year, 205 new students at the University’s Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine (CCOM) packed food, sorted donations, cleared brush, and more as part of their orientation program.   More ››

Midwestern University Announces Changes to Administrative Team AZ IL

July 09, 2019

Midwestern University President and Chief Executive Officer Kathleen H. Goeppinger, Ph.D., is pleased to announce new changes within the administration team as a result of the University's continued growth.  More ››

CCOM Students Earn Prestigious Schweitzer Fellowship  IL

June 27, 2019

Two Midwestern University students have been selected for the nationally-recognized Schweitzer Fellowship, a program for graduate students who aspire to become lifelong leaders in community service.  More ››


Illinois Council of Health Systems Pharmacists (ICHP) Student Leadership Retreat IL

August 24, 2019

Held in conjunction with the national chapter meeting, the ICHP Student Chapter Leadership for all ICHP student leaders in Illinois colleges of pharmacy will hold a retreat on the campus of Midwestern University.  More ››

2019 College of Health Sciences Fall Commencement  IL

August 29, 2019

The College of Health Sciences (CHS) will hold its fall commencement ceremony Thursday, August 29th at 9:30 AM.   More ››

Community Health Lecture Series 2019 AZ

September 17, 2019

Join MWU Faculty for informative lectures on popular health topics.   More ››

Interested in a Career in Healthcare?  IL

September 26, 2019

Visit Midwestern University on Thursday, September 26th to learn about professional degree programs in Osteopathic Medicine, Pharmacy, Physician Assistant studies, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Clinical Psychology, Biomedical Sciences, Dental Medicine, Speech Language Pathology, Optometry.  More ››