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Cancer Awareness Month
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October 5, 2018

Celebrating National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Its History

Historically, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, recognized during the month of October, began as a commemorative month established in 1985. It started as a partnership between the American Cancer Society and Imperial Chemical Industries; the…
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September 16, 2018

Pharmacy Careers Make up Two of the Three Highest-Paying Jobs in the United States

When it comes to choosing a career path, money isn’t everything, but it certainly is a nice perk. With that in mind, there’s no better time than right now to pursue a career in pharmacy…
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Deborah Collins
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April 26, 2018

Deborah Collins Speaks at AUHS Employer Panel

Recently, AUHS had the privilege of hosting an employer panel featuring medical professionals in charge of the hiring process for their companies, hospitals, and organizations as they shared with our students valuable insight on what…
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April 1, 2018

What is Easter?

What is Easter? Easter is a Christian holiday that celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. According to the Bible, the event occurred three days after Jesus was crucified and died around 30…
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March 28, 2018

Reflections of Holy Week

Holy Week for Christians is the week before Easter. It is known as a week of reflection based on the events leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus. These events begin with Jesus’ entry into…
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March 16, 2018

The History of St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s, the patron saint of Ireland is celebrated every March 17th. Since the 17th century, it has evolved into festivals all over the world including dancing, special foods, and music. The holiday happens to…
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March 12, 2018

International Women’s Day

The very first International Women’s day began on March 18, 1911. The event included rallies and organized meetings in Austria, Germany, Switzerland, and Denmark. The date of March 19 was chosen because it commemorated the…
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March 4, 2018

Study Finds that Millennials are Twice as Likely to Choose a Career in Nursing as Baby Boomers

­­­­­For years, healthcare professionals have worried about the shortage of nurses that the industry is likely to face after baby boomer nurses have retired. Now, it seems as if the millennial generation is rising to…
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Billy Graham
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February 22, 2018

America’s Pastor Billy Graham Passes Away at the Age of 99

In James chapter four, the Bible tells us that we are but a vapor that appears for a little time before it is gone. It’s what we do with this small piece of time that…
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St. Valentine
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February 13, 2018

The History of Valentine’s Day

There are several stories as to who he is; a popular belief is that he was a priest from Rome in the third century. Valentine was believed to have broken the rules on banned marriages…
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