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


    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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    Barry Kendler, MS, PhDBarry Kendler, MS, PhD

    Barry Kendler, MS, PhD

    August 6, 2015

    Title: Nutrition Faculty Meet an Instructor Dr. Barry S. Kendler is a Professor of Nutrition at the University of Bridgeport Human Nutrition Institute and has been with teaching at UB since 1992. He has also been a Professor of Biology at Manhattan College, where he taught courses in Nutrition and in Cardiovascular Biology to pre-professional … Click to read more.

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    Chunjuan Nancy Wei, Ph.D.Chunjuan Nancy Wei, Ph.D.

    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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    David Brady

    August 6, 2015

    Title: Vice Provost of the Division of Health Sciences, and Director of the Human Nutrition Institute Department: Health Sciences Dr. David M. Brady is a Connecticut licensed Naturopathic Physician, a Certified Clinical Nutritionist, and a Diplomate of the American Clinical Board of Nutrition. Dr. Brady also graduated with a B.S. in electrical engineering technology and … Click to read more.

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    Christopher GoodChristopher Good

    Christopher Good

    August 6, 2015

    Title: Professor of Clinical Sciences Department: College of Chiropractic Contact Information: 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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    Program Spotlights


    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

    Health Sciences ProgramsHealth Sciences Programs

    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.) ProgramsDental Hygiene (A.S., B.S. and M.S.) Programs

    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.) ProgramPhysician Assistant (M.S.) Program

    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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    “Parts is Parts: Assemblage & Collage” and “Remnants of Haiti” Opening Reception @ Schelfhaudt Gallery in the Arnold Bernhard Center
    Feb 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

    02solitude_400Great examples of amalgamation abound with the Schelfhaudt Gallery’s exhibition “Parts is Parts: Assemblage & Collage.” The exhibition consists of artwork by artists whose studio practice is appropriated images and found objects. Lubomir Tomaszewski is a professor at UB who uses rocks and stones as a starting point for his sculptures. Please join us to enjoy common objects in uncommonly beautiful works of art, including sculpture, photo collage, found objects, and kinetic sculpture.

    The exhibition “Remnants of Haiti” features the art collection of Douglas Wade, a local Bridgeport businessman who has a fond interest of the Haitian culture. The collection consists of hand-painted metal mythological symbols as well as surrealist landscape and sequenced weavings.

    Exhibiting artists:

    • Camille Eskell
    • Robin Gilmore
    • D. Dominick Lombardi
    • Jane Lubin, Suprina
    • Susan Tabachnick
    • Lubomir Tomaszewski
    • Curated by Peter Konsterlie

    Admission is free and open to the public. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., and Saturday, 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Complimentary off-street parking is available.

    School of Education Information Session (Bridgeport) @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Fl Admissions
    Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

    Students interested in the School of Education are welcome to join us for information regarding the application process and program details.

    This session is especially useful for those interested in initial teacher certification.

    Register for the day that work best for you:

    Thursday, February 11, 2016

    Wednesday, March 16, 2016

    Undergrad Dental Hygiene Information Session (Bridgeport) @ Health Sciences Center
    Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    Students interested in UB’s undergraduate Dental Hygiene programs are welcome to join us at our Bridgeport location for information regarding the application process and program details.

    Click here to register!




    Undergrad Dental Hygiene Information Session (Waterbury) @ UB's Waterbury Center
    Feb 15 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

    Students interested in UB’s undergraduate Dental Hygiene programs are welcome to join us at our Waterbury location for information regarding the application process and program details.

    To register, click on the date that works best for you:

    Tuesday, January 26, 2016 – 12PM-2PM

    Monday, February 15, 2016 – 12PM-2PM



    FAFSA Workshop #1 @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Fl Admissions
    Feb 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    Register here!

    Financial Aid Workshop!

    Join the Student Financial Services and the Office of Admissions for our FAFSA Workshop that aims to guide new undergraduate students through the entire FAFSA process.

    Make sure to bring both your own and your parents’ 2015 tax information.

    (You may estimate your FAFSA if you have not yet completed your 2015 tax returns. However, your FAFSA will need to be updated once your tax returns are complete.)