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Dean Steven M. Swanson

Dean’s Corner – September 2017

Each September, faculty and staff gear up to provide a high quality educational experience for our students. From prepping coursework and syllabi and fine-tuning classroom technology, to outlining student engagement initiatives and volunteer opportunities, there is a renewed energy throughout the School. As detailed in the School’s strategic plan, our priority is to promote excellence… Read More

 

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Chris Natynski

Philanthropy – September 2017

A common question I receive is how to make a gift to the School of Pharmacy through an existing retirement plan. When an individual reaches the age of 70.5, a Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) from an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) is mandatory. This RMD counts towards an individual’s taxable income for the year, unless it… Read More

 

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Uncategorized – School of Pharmacy

Dean Steven M. Swanson

Dean’s Corner – August 2017

With summer winding down, everyone’s focus is shifting to “back to school.” Whether you are parents with school-aged children, college students preparing for move-in, alumni looking forward to national meetings and reunion weekend, or faculty and staff prepping for a new semester, everyone has a plan for September. For the School of Pharmacy (SoP) an… Read More

 

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David Sanders (left) with Professor David Mott.

Philanthropy – August 2017

One of the focuses of my role at the UW-Madison School of Pharmacy is to meet and thank our generous donors on behalf of everyone at Rennebohm Hall. These generous individuals have given back to the School to impact the future of pharmacy. Last month, Dean Swanson and I traveled to Suburban Chicago to meet… Read More

 

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Reflections – July 2017

On July 18, a team of UW photographers, videographers and writers spent dawn to dusk capturing the variety and vibrancy of Summer Term including graduate students at work in Rennebohm Hall. Read more about #UWsummer day.… Read More

 

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Dean Steven M. Swanson

Dean’s Corner – July 2017

At this writing, I’m attending “Pharmacy Education 2017,” the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting in Nashville, Tenn. Pharmacy education is the cornerstone of my work and as July marks the completion of my third year as dean I’m reminded of the dynamic nature of this field, the benchmarks met, and the… Read More

 

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Karen Kopacek Pharmacy Practice Division

Alumni Snapshot – July 2017

It is during the summer months when classes are done and students have either gone home for the summer or have graduated that I have a free moment to reflect. As I recall all the activities that have occurred during the last school year, I am again amazed and humbled by the talent of our… Read More

 

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Uncategorized – School of Pharmacy

Chris Natynski

Philanthropy – June 2017

Earlier this year, the UW-Madison School of Pharmacy held its spring campaign for the Student Success and Support Fund. Alumni and friends had the opportunity to make a gift that provides a white coat to a first-year pharmacy student or provide a travel grant for students to attend professional conferences. Donors who supported the white… Read More