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PT Students Recognized by Foundation for Physical Therapy

The Foundation for Physical Therapy presented Sargent College physical therapy students with Honorable Mention for their fundraising efforts through the 2015-2016 Pittsburgh-Marquette Challenge. Honorable Mention is awarded to schools who show dedication to the Challenge by raising $3,000 or more. The Challenge is the largest annual student-driven fundraising effort for the... More

Kathryn Quissell quoted in Boston Globe: “Officials Meet with Parents after TB Linked to Brookline day care”

(6/13/13) Health Sciences Lecturer Kathryn Quissell quoted. State health authorities Tuesday confirmed a case of tuberculosis at Tiny World Child Care, a privately run early childhood program in Brookline... Expert quote:  “Tuberculosis is not as contagious as the cold, flu, and other respiratory infections. It’s just really rare and scary sounding.” View full article

Karen Jacobs quoted in Washington Post: “Digital disabilities — text neck, cellphone elbow — are painful and growing”

(6/13/13) Clinical Professor Karen Jacobs quoted. Expert quote: Trained occupational therapists already based at some schools can offer guidance, Jacobs said. “Children don’t want to be in pain,” she added, noting that kids — some of whom experience headaches, eye strain or neck discomfort after using tech devices — need frequent breaks... More

Health Science Alum Stephanie Nasson (SAR’16) is on Her Way to the 2016 Olympic Trials

"Endurance training has made Nasson a powerhouse in the water. She was the first female swimmer from BU to qualify for the NCAA Championships since 1988, and last August she made the Patriot League 25th Anniversary Team. In summer 2016, she will compete at the 2016 Olympic trials in Omaha, More

WATCH: SAR Convocation Speaker Alexandra Petri

Washington Post Opinion Writer Alexandra Petri delivers the 2016 Sargent College Commencement Address.