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Relay for Life to be held on the Mesa campus is quickly approaching!  Faculty, staff, students, and their families are invited to participate in the event May 4-5, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. Relay for Life is an organized, overnight community fundraising walk for the American Cancer Society.

Teams will camp out on the front lawn of the main administration building, and members of each team will take turns walking around the front sidewalk. Food, games, and activities will provide entertainment and build camaraderie.

To volunteer in helping to organize the event, or for more information contact Bridget Spooner.

To donate, start a team or join a team, go to relayforlife.org or relayforlife.org/atstillu.

You can choose to donate to the university, to a team or specific individual, or start your own team.  Registration to start a team is $10.  To date ATSU has raised nearly $7,000!

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A.T. Still University’s Arizona School of Health Sciences (ATSU-ASHS) will hold its spring commencement ceremony for six online programs on March 2 at the Gammage Auditorium in Tempe, Ariz. More than 160 students  will earn a master of science or doctoral degree at the ceremony.

Graduates will receive degrees in human movement, occupational therapy, advanced physician assistant studies, audiology, doctor of health sciences, and physical therapy. This is the first time most students will meet each other in person, as they all acquired their degrees through online courses.

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A.T. Still University’s Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM) students lent a helping hand on Monday, Feb. 19.

The ATSU-KCOM American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians and Alpha Phi Omega co-sponsored the “Build-a-Hand” event. More than 30 volunteers built 10 prosthetic hands, which will be distributed to amputees in one of 65 developing countries.

This project was funded by the Kirksville Osteopathic Alumni Association, Student Government Association, and the two sponsoring clubs.

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A.T. Still University’s Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM) students and faculty made a “bald” statement on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, by shaving their heads in support of children who are fighting cancer.

Participants raised funds for childhood cancer research by partnering with the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, whose events have raised approximately $118 million, providing research grants to doctors and scientists at more than 200 institutions to pursue the most promising new cures for childhood cancer. ATSU-KCOM raised more than $3,000 for the cause.

Baldrick'sThis event was sponsored by the Student Osteopathic Medical Association.

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Undergraduate students and high school juniors and seniors in Cape Girardeau, Springfield, St. Joseph and Kirksville, MO, gathered in front of video monitors Tuesday evening, Feb. 19 to hear Brett Moser, A.T. Still University (ATSU) admissions counselor, share the secrets of preparing a successful application for dental school. Regional Area Health Education Center (AHEC) offices hosted nine students in Kirksville, two in Cape Girardeau, nine in Springfield, and four in St. Joseph for the ITV-mediated session.

Two more sessions are scheduled in this inaugural series. On Tuesday March 19, Jason Chrisman, ATSU admissions counselor, will present Using your college experience to enhance your application, and on April 16, Amanda Clark, admissions counselor, will help students understand the important “do’s and don’ts” of the interview process in her presentation on Professionalism and Interviewing.

The workshops are ATSU’s response to regional AHEC staff requests for presentations on these topics during a planning workshop held in Columbia, MO, in Sept. Facilitated through the Missouri AHEC network (MAHEC), the series is sponsored by ATSU’s Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health (MOSDOH) and organized by the MAHEC office at ATSU in Kirksville and regional center staff.

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