Full Accreditation for Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Aug14

Full Accreditation for Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Immaculata University is pleased to announce that its master’s-level degree program in Clinical Mental Health recently earned accreditation from the board of directors of the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). The program is accredited for eight years, through October 2024. “The Department of Psychology and Counseling is honored to announce that the Clinical Mental Health Counseling...

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W.W. Smith Charitable Trust
Aug11

W.W. Smith Charitable Trust

Immaculata University has received a financial grant of $68,640 for the 2017-2018 academic year from the W.W. Smith Charitable Trust. This year’s grant, approved for selected institutions, will allow Immaculata University to provide financial aid to its needy and worthy full-time undergraduate students (see list below). The Trust requires that the students selected be permanent legal residents of the Delaware Valley Area (Philadelphia...

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Mary Beth Westmoreland Honored
Aug10

Mary Beth Westmoreland Honored

Mary Beth Westmoreland ’88 has been named one of the 2017 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology by the National Diversity Council — a definitive list that honors the most extraordinary female leaders, influencers and achievers impacting the technology industry. Earning a degree in mathematics/physics, she states, “My time at Immaculata prepared me for the world of programming and engineering, but also gave me the confidence...

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Investigating Socio-Linguistic Digressions

Seven years ago the inimitable Christopher Hitchens wrote a piece for Vanity Fair entitled “The Other L-Word,” where he illustrated what he considered to be the devolution of the word “like” and its range of uses in contemporary times. He even managed to take shots at Cher Horowitz from the 1995 cult classic Clueless, (“What’s a Monet?” “It’s like a painting, see? From far away, it’s okay, but up close, it’s a big old mess.”), which I...

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Dr. Jane Tang Finalist for Nightingale Award
Aug09

Dr. Jane Tang Finalist for Nightingale Award

Exton, PA, resident Jane Hsiao-Chen Tang, Ph.D., R.N., NE-BC, professor of Nursing and chair of the Division of Nursing at Immaculata University, has been selected as a finalist for the Nightingale Awards of Pennsylvania in the category of Nursing Education—Academia. Winners for each category will be announced on November 3, 2017. The Nightingale Awards of Pennsylvania present awards to exceptional nurses practicing in the...

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