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  1. Taste of Midwestern offers International Culinary Delights, Culture

    International cuisine delights the Midwestern University community

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    • IL - Downers Grove
    Students stand in line for cultural dishes.
  2. Student Spotlight: Alexander Hobby

    College of Health Sciences, Speech-Language Pathology Program, Class of 2025

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    • AZ - Glendale
    Alexander Hobby stands outside in a dark suit
  3. Valley High School Students Discover Healthcare Careers at MWU

    High school students from around Arizona joined Midwestern University for our annual Health Sciences Career Day.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    Two high school students holding up bones
  4. Winter Commencement Ceremony Celebrates College of Pharmacy Graduates

    Pharmacy students earn their doctoral degree, mark career milestone

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    • IL - Downers Grove
    Four College of Pharmacy graduates holding their diplomas.
  5. Amazon Prime Video's "The College Tour" to feature both Midwestern University campuses

    The University’s two campuses in Glendale, AZ, and Downers Grove, IL, will both be featured on the program, which tells each school’s story through the perspective of its students.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    • IL - Downers Grove
    Aerial photo of the Glendale campus
  6. Alumni Stories: Courtney Marsh, O.D.

    Chicago College of Optometry, Class of 2022

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    • IL - Downers Grove
    Courtney Marsh
  7. Midwestern University Names Victoria Franks as Vice President of Multicultural Affairs and Community Outreach

    Midwestern University is happy to announce we have a new Vice President of Multicultural Affairs and Community Outreach.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    • IL - Downers Grove
    Headshot of Victoria Franks
  8. Phi Zeta Research Day Offers Faculty/Student Collaboration, Honors Society Induction

    Students explore healthcare topics via research.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    Veterinary Medicine student presents her poster presentation to another student
  9. Black History Month Honored with Several Cross-Campus Events

    The University commemorated healthcare figures, celebrated culture

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    • AZ - Glendale
    • IL - Downers Grove
    Members of the National Optometric Association chapter celebrate Black History Month with a variety of cultural food.
  10. Faculty Spotlight: Sarah Matyjaszek

    D.V.M., DAVCS, Clinical Associate Professor, College of Veterinary Medicine

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    • AZ - Glendale
    Sarah Matyjaszek headshot
  11. People with Disabilities and Midwestern Students Twirl the Night Away at the Valentine’s Dance

    Annual Dance Leads to Healthcare Experience Outside the Clinic

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    • IL - Downers Grove
  12. Glendale Student Wins Arizona Regional Brain Bee at Midwestern University

    The 2024 Arizona Regional Brain Bee at Midwestern University was presented in partnership with the BHHS Legacy Foundation.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    Top three students of Midwestern's Brain Bee standing side by side
  13. H.S. Lopez Family Foundation, Midwestern University Partner to Offer Rural High School Students Healthcare Career Experiences

    The Foundation has provided a generous $14,000 grant to fund a scholarship for six exceptional high school students from rural Arizona to attend the eight-day Health Careers Institute for High School Students at Midwestern’s Glendale Campus this summer.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    Five students wearing latex gloves learn about anatomy with a dummy arm
  14. Midwestern University Celebrates Lunar New Year

    The Lunar New Year Events Commemorated the Year of the Dragon

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    • IL - Downers Grove
    Lunar New Year dragon and dancer perform in The Commons.
  15. Faculty Spotlight: Lauren Sbarbaro, Psy.D., LADC

    Assistant Professor, Behavioral Sciences, College of Health Sciences

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    • IL - Downers Grove
    Lauren Sbarbaro.