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When it comes to pay and job satisfaction, national rankings consistently put pharmacists near the top. Those interested in going to pharmacy school are invited to attend a free open house at the Wingate University School of Pharmacy in Hendersonville. The spring open house will be held: Thursday, March 3 6 – 7:30pm 220 […]
The Wingate University Singers and Chamber Choir will travel to five North Carolina cities this month before concluding their annual Winter Tour on the campus in Wingate. The vocal ensembles begin the tour in Raleigh on Feb. 21. Other performances are scheduled in Winston-Salem, Wilmington, Wilson and Gastonia. The final concert will be Thursday, Feb. […]
Q&A with three Physician Assistant Studies students at Wingate University in Hendersonville Josh Harris, from Brevard, N.C., is in his first year of the program.Leo Ostapovich, from Fairview, N.C., is in his second year of the program.Hanna Patel, from Lakeland, Florida, will graduate in December with her master’s degree in PA studies. What’s been the […]
Students are encouraged to research grants and scholarships for their PA education. While the financial planning office at Wingate University handles the loans for PA students (following the student’s completion of FAFSA, grants and scholarships are the responsibility of the student. The National Health Service Corps is a very valuable resource for PA students. Linda […]
More than 60 adults with disabilities enjoyed a residential, overnight camp in western North Carolina last week. And thanks to students and faculty from the Wingate University School of Pharmacy (WUSOP) in Hendersonville, the adult campers got their daily medications in a secure and safe manner. Camp Blue Skies Health Director Kit Sluder describes the […]
WUTV contributing reporter Brian Stephenson ’95 covered this ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT featuring 2006 graduate Matt Greci. Matt is the Director of Events at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Click the link below to watch the full story and find out how Wingate played a vital role in helping him connect to his dream job.
“The first time I stepped on campus, I absolutely fell in love with it.” That’s how two-time alum Sam Spencer describes his initial impression of Wingate University, and it began a love affair that would see him one day teaching in the same classrooms he once sat in as a student. Spencer earned his bachelor’s […]
Peter Frank, an associate professor of economics and 2012 Fulbright scholar, has been named dean of Wingate University’s Porter B. Byrum School of Business. Dr. Frank has taught at Wingate since 2002 and recently has been serving as interim dean of the School of Business. “It’s an honor,” Frank says of being named dean. “I […]
After 27 challenging months of coursework and clinical rotations, 52 physician assistant (PA) studies students have been awarded master’s degrees from Wingate University. The graduates received diplomas and ceremonial hoods at a graduation event on Dec. 4. In his keynote address, University President Rhett Brown referred to Wingate’s slogan, “Major in a Great Life.” “Your actual […]
A Wingate University (WU) initiative designed to build students’ leadership skills and improve oral health care in western North Carolina is underway, thanks to a national grant. The Physician Assistant Education Association selected only six winners nationwide for its annual Interprofessional Leadership Program. One of the winning teams includes three Wingate University students and a […]