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College of Graduate Studies Added to Midwestern University AZ IL

August 14, 2018

Kathleen H. Goeppinger, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Midwestern University, is pleased to announce the addition of a new academic college to both the Downers Grove, IL and Glendale, AZ campuses.  More ››

In Memoriam: William Andrews AZ IL

August 13, 2018

Midwestern University mourns the passing of long-time Board of Trustee member William D. Andrews, M.B.A, who died on August 3, 2018.   More ››

Incoming Osteopathic Medical Students Receive Commemorative Stethoscopes AZ IL

August 09, 2018

As osteopathic medical students from the Class of 2022 arrived for orientation at Midwestern University’s two campuses in Downers Grove, Illinois, and Glendale, Arizona this summer, they received a brand-new stethoscope with the words “Excel in Leaving a Mark” engraved in the metal.  More ››

Incoming CCOM Students Participate in Poverty Simulation IL

August 08, 2018

To gain a greater understanding of what it’s like to live in poverty, the new class of students at the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine (CCOM) participated in a poverty simulation.   More ››


Community Health Lecture Series 2018 AZ

August 21, 2018

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

The College of Health Sciences (CHS-AZ) Commencement AZ

August 23, 2018

The College of Health Sciences (CHS-AZ) will hold its commencement ceremony on Thursday, August 23 at 9:30 AM.  More ››

2018 College of Health Sciences Fall Commencement  IL

August 30, 2018

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

Community Health Lecture Series 2018 AZ

September 18, 2018

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