Spotlights

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    Matthew Gines, MS

    April 8, 2016

    Hi, I’m Matthew Gines. Since graduating from The University of Bridgeport in December of 2013,  I have been working as a nutritionist with my own practice at The Breath of Life Wellness center in New York and I also do nutrition ghost-writing for some of the most prominent names in the health and wellness industry. … Click to read more.


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    Jason, CNS

    April 20, 2016

    I am a Chicago-based Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS) who completed my University of Bridgeport MS in Nutrition in 2010.Since my graduation, I’ve worked with some of the top names in nutrition and fitness, including JJ Virgin, Dr. Mark Hyman, Dr. Sara Gottfried, and Dr. Jonny Bowden. Among my duties include ghostwriting, public relations (PR), and … Click to read more.


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    Alumni News

    There’s something for everyone at Welcome...

    September 8, 2015

    Alumni, students, families, faculty, staff and friends of UB are all invited to come to campus for Welcome Back Weekend, October 9-11! Reconnect with old friends and rediscover the University of Bridgeport by attending one of many great events throughout the weekend: Alumni: Alumni Soccer and Baseball Games, Decades and RA Reunions, Happy Hour @ Murphy’s … Click to read more.


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    Faculty Spotlights

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    Cheryl Burdette, ND

    August 5, 2015

    Department: Naturopathic Medicine Cheryl Burdette, N.D. received her Doctor of Naturopathy degree from Bastyr University in 2001. She completed her residency at Cancer Treatment Centers of America. Dr. Burdette is currently in private practice in Atlanta, Georgia at Progressive Medical Center, one of the largest Integrative Medicine clinics in the Southeast. She has been the … Click to read more.


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    Chunjuan Nancy Wei, Ph.D.

    August 6, 2015

    The M.A. EAPRS program intends to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and experience necessary in the Pacific Rim. More about Dr. Wei


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    Christopher Good

    August 6, 2015

    Title: Professor of Clinical Sciences Department: College of Chiropractic Contact Information: cgood@bridgeport.edu Joining UBCC In 2006 I became a full time professor at the UB College of Chiropractic because I was impressed with the commitment and quality of the faculty, students, staff, and administrators that I met as a visiting professor. Making Life-Changing Differences Even … Click to read more.


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    Janice Seward

    August 6, 2015

    Title: Naturopathic Medicine Faculty Department: College of Naturopathic Medicine I’ve been teaching Counseling Skills in the Naturopathic Medicine program for the past two years and I love it! The students are bright, compassionate, caring individuals on the leading edge of healthcare. They are trailblazers and I am proud to be part of their journey. The … Click to read more.


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    Jeff Johnson

    August 6, 2015

    Title: Associate Professor of Music Jeffrey Johnson joined the University as Director of the Music Program in 1998. Acclaimed by students for his high-energy teaching, Johnson was named Distinguished Teacher of the Year in 2002. Johnson earned his teaching stripes at the Boys Choir of Harlem, where he served as Associate Director of Artistic Education … Click to read more.


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    Program Spotlights

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    The IDEAL Program

    August 10, 2015

    The IDEAL Program Every key is waiting for its turn. The IDEAL program is your chance, your moment and your turn to your future. Learn more about the IDEAL academic degree and certificate programs.


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    Highlight | Undergraduate Business Programs

    August 10, 2015

    Undergraduate Business Programs Seven Reasons to Attend the UB School of Business Eligibility to participate in the School of Business co-op and internship programs to gain practical experience in the New York City metropolitan workplace. Looking for a genuinely international business degree? The University of Bridgeport Business School offers the most fully internationalized student body, … Click to read more.


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    School News

    Judging a Book…SASD Design Majors at...

    December 21, 2015

    by Leslie Geary Students from UB’s Shintaro Akatsu School of Design (SASD), along with leading artists and art book makers, invited the public to go ahead and judge their books by their covers on Friday, December 11 at a unique exhibition held at the Yale University Art Gallery. The show, “Odds and Ends,” showcased books … Click to read more.


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    Video Highlights

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    Health Sciences Programs

    July 23, 2015

    UB’s health sciences programs include in the Fones School of Dental Hygiene, the College of Chiropractic, the College of Naturopathic Medicine, the Acupuncture Institute, Physician Assistant Institute and the Nutrition Institute. Watch the overview of our programs.


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    Acupuncture (M.S.Ac.) Program

    July 23, 2015

    The Master of Science in Acupuncture degree program’s goal is to provide acupuncture and Oriental medical training consistent with the developing traditions on Asia and the growing modern health care system in the United States.


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    Dental Hygiene (A.S., B.S. and M.S.)...

    July 23, 2015

    Founded in 1913, the Fones School of Dental Hygiene joined the University of Bridgeport in 1949. Accredited since 1953, the Fones School of Dental Hygiene is the first school of dental hygiene in the world. The school is named for its founder Dr. Alfred Civilion Fones, a pioneer in the world dental hygiene movement.


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    Chiropractic (D.C) Program

    July 23, 2015

    The nation’s first university-based college of chiropractic, the University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic (UBCC) was established in 1990 following licensure by the State of Connecticut of the University’s doctor of chiropractic degree program. Each student is educated to diagnose, to care for the human body, to understand and relate fundamental scientific information, and to … Click to read more.


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    Physician Assistant (M.S.) Program

    July 24, 2015

    Our 28 month curriculum will provide the graduate with a solid foundation in the basic and clinical sciences; integrative medicine and a global health perspective. Learn more about the Physician Assistant (M.S.) Program


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    May
    7
    Sat
    Commencement 2016 – Undergraduate and Graduate @ Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard
    May 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

    The University of Bridgeport will be celebrating its 106th Commencement Ceremony in May. Conferral of Degrees for the undergraduate and graduate candidates from the School of Arts and Sciences, Ernest C. Trefz School of Business, School of Education, School of Engineering, Shintaro Akatsu School of Design, College of Public and International Affairs, Physicians Assistant Institute and undergraduates in the Fones School of Dental Hygiene Degrees will take place on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in the Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard, 600 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT.

    Click here for more info!

    This venue will enable everyone to graduate together with family and friends present (rain or shine) and allow for wonderful photo opportunities (thanks to the tiered seating).

    May
    8
    Sun
    Commencement 2016 – Division of Health Sciences @ Arnold Bernhard Arts and Humanities Center
    May 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

    Conferral of Degrees for the Division of Health Sciences’ graduate candidates from the Acupuncture Institute, Fones School of Dental Hygiene, Human Nutrition Institute, Institute, College of Chiropractic and College of Naturopathic Medicine Degrees will take place on Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Arnold Bernhard Arts and Humanities Center, André and Clara Mertens Theater, 84 Iranistan Avenue, Bridgeport, CT.

    May
    12
    Thu
    Discover the Acupuncture Institute @ UBAI
    May 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
    Come explore our University of Bridgeport Acupuncture Institute (UBAI) graduate level programs, including:
    • Acupuncture
    • Traditional Chinese Medicine
    • Chinese Herbology
    • Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine – NEW!

    Students will have the opportunity to tour the UB Acupuncture Clinic, view a clinic demonstration, and speak with the Director of UBAI and Admissions. Topics covered will include the application process, scholarship opportunities, and how our program can work for you.

    Register here!

    May
    16
    Mon
    Physician Assistant Information Session @ Wahlstrom Library, 6th Fl
    May 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

    Students interested in the Master of Science in Physician Assistant are welcome to join us for information regarding the application process and program details.

    Register now:

     

    Monday, May 16, 2016

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    18
    Wed
    Financial Aid Night #2 @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Fl Admissions
    May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    Register here!

    Join us for an informative presentation about paying for college. Students will also have the opportunity to meet with their financial aid counselor regarding their financial aid packages.

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