SIUE Pharmacy Student 1 of 12 in U.S. to Receive Leadership Award
Pharmacy Teams Visit Local Businesses and Perform 300 Blood Pressure Screenings
The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and the ASHP Research and Education Foundation have chosen Kimberlee Kabbes (Class of 2016) as one of 12 recipients across the U.S. for a 2013-2014 ASHP Student Leadership award.
She received an ASHP drug information reference library and $2,000 in cash as a winner. Kabbes, an Effingham native, is just beginning a one-year term of service as president of the School of Pharmacy's local chapter of the Student Society of Health-System Pharmacy (SSHSP), which is affiliated with the national ASHP organization.
Nominations are being sought for the 2014 Class of the SIUE Alumni Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame recognizes alumni who:
Have achieved outstanding success in their chosen field
Have demonstrated a commitment to their community and our alma mater
Reflect positively on SIUE alumni and our University
We will induct the Class of 2014 on Friday, Oct. 3, as part of Homecoming Weekend.
SIUE School of Pharmacy Students Educate more than 9,000 Grade Schoolers
SIUE School of Pharmacy students participated in service learning projects in March resulting in the education of more than 9,000 grade school children in Madison and St. Clair counties. Eighty first-year (P1) pharmacy students participated by creating and communicating nutrition-based wellness messages for children enrolled in preschool through third grade.
Did you know that ALL SIUE graduates are now members of the Alumni Association? All alumni receive a FREE membership and basic benefits! Membership cards were mailed out in 2013 to all graduates and are now issued to new graduates as they leave the University. If you have misplaced or did not receive your membership card, please contact alumni affairs at 618-650-2762 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SIUE Offers In-State Tuition for SIUE Alumni Family Members
If you are the:
of a soon-to-be freshman or transfer undergraduate student, your family member qualifies for in-state tuition. For more information, contact the office of financial aid at 618-650-3880 or email@example.com.
Cougars on the Move
SIUE Cougars from across the United States recently gathered together for a weekend in Washington, D.C. We enjoyed the beautiful sights of the National Cherry Blossom Festival and participated in a welcome reception, capitol tour, fireworks and dinner cruise, and a deliciously elegant brunch at Old Ebbitt Grill.