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Abigail-Pilcher

Shenandoah Senior Accepted to Nine Graduate Programs Heads to Yale

Shenandoah senior Abigail Pilcher ’21 will take her interest in biology, public health and mosquitoes to Yale University this fall as a student in its Master of Public Health in Epidemiology of Microbial Disease Program. Pilcher will graduate this weekend with a double major in biology and public health and a minor in psychology. Interested […]

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The Classroom Experience During COVID-19

When Shenandoah University went all-online in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, dance major Erisa Sloan ’21 attended class through Zoom and used her bedroom dresser to assist in her moves. Now she’s back in class on Shenandoah’s main campus; she wears a mask during routines, her classes are split into two sections, and while […]

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Research Keeps Shenandoah University Students Buzzing Over the Summer

By Rachel Deanne Sherman ’18 Shenandoah University offers students an abundance of challenging opportunities to complete research over the summer. Research projects conducted this year focused on everything from the study of chestnut trees and the potential healing properties of a certain plant to a virtual reality treadmill.    Teresa Zielinski ’21 and Bailey Hamilton […]

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Alumni Successes

Kate Divine

Divine Takes On Role With Pre-Health Education

Shenandoah University’s College of Arts & Sciences pre-health program has a new director of pre-health education, Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy Kate Divine ’08, ’10, PT, DPT, WCS, CLT. Dr. Divine took on the role after the previous director, Anne Schempp, Ed.D., PA-C, moved into being interim director of Shenandoah’s Division of Physician Assistant Studies. […]

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Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award Winners Honored

Shenandoah University has presented this year’s Algernon Sydney Sullivan Awards to Assistant Professor of Religion Meredith Minister, Ph.D., and seniors Regine Bumper ’19 and Micah Earnhardt ’19. Dr. Minister received her award at the faculty meeting held on Friday, May 24, in Halpin-Harrison Hall, Stimpson Auditorium. Regine and Micah were honored at the College of […]

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Shenandoah Alumna’s Bio Research Published

The summer research of Erin Weddle ’16, has resulted in something that’s a first, at least within the five years Associate Professor of Biology Laurel Rodgers, Ph.D., has taught at Shenandoah – a Shenandoah biology student has published research from a summer research project. Weddle said she’s honored by the recognition for both herself and […]

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