Category: Stanbridge Life

Stanbridge University Honored with 2019 CAPPS Excellence in Community Service Gold Award

This April, Stanbridge University was honored to receive the 2019 California Association of Postsecondary Schools (CAPPS) Excellence in Community Service Gold Award for exemplary dedication to the ongoing development, implementation, and improvement of institutional community service initiatives.

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First-Ever Elevating X-Ray Table Gifted to Stanbridge University

Stanbridge University is the honored recipient of the first-ever silent elevating x-ray table system, gifted to the institution by industry trailblazer MyVet Imaging. We are excited to provide our Veterinary Technology students with additional hands-on learning experiences utilizing cutting edge technology that opens advanced pathways for patient comfort and safety. The MyVet table system is […]

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Stanbridge OTA Grad is Awarded Honorary Award from OTAC

Stanbridge OTA Grad is Awarded Honorary Award from OTAC

Recent Stanbridge Occupational Therapy Assistant program graduate Erika Agustin has been awarded the 2017 Occupational Therapy Association of California (OTAC) Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Honorary Award. The OTA Honorary Award is a special award that is given to a OTAC member who has made significant contributions to the advancement of Occupational Therapy (OT) in areas […]

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Record-Breaking Number of Community Engagement Fellowships Earned by Stanbridge University Students

Record-Breaking Number of Community Engagement Fellowships Earned by Stanbridge University Students

Stanbridge University has become the first ever California Campus Compact (CACC) member-campus to receive 26 Community Engagement Student Fellowships (CESF) in a two-year period. The CACC CESF is a valuable program that provides a variety of opportunities for students to enhance their educational experience through service. The unprecedented total of 26 fellowships since 2016 is […]

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What does a Veterinary Technician do?

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the demand for veterinary technicians and technologists will rise by 20 percent in the next ten years.[1] This has more people considering careers in this field. But what does a veterinary technician do, exactly? Veterinary technicians, also known as vet techs, are educated to be the veterinarian’s nurse, […]

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Passionate Perseverance: Dr. Joycelyn Elders Sits Down with Stanbridge President Yasith Weerasuriya

Passionate Perseverance: Dr. Joycelyn Elders Sits Down with Stanbridge President Yasith Weerasuriya

Stanbridge University President Yasith Weerasuriya sat down with former U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. Joycelyn Elders and talked about overcoming adversity, her career trajectory, and her advice for the future healthcare leaders of America. Dr. Joycelyn Elders served the country as the U.S. Surgeon General with President Bill Clinton, and she spent her whole professional life […]

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From Doctor to Nurse, a Lifelong Journey to Care

From Doctor to Nurse, a Lifelong Journey to Care

Stanbridge graduate Miriam Galindo is a passionate and hardworking individual who has never given up on her dreams of working as a psychiatric nurse. As a recognized valedictorian of her 2017 class, Galindo had been working extraordinarily hard to accomplish these deep-rooted goals for herself. Galindo told us that Stanbridge was the open door she […]

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2017 Faculty of the Year Award Given to Steve Ryan

2017 Faculty of the Year Award Given to Steve Ryan

  Stanbridge University recognizes the hard work and dedication Mr. Ryan contributes to this educational institution with the 2017 Faculty of the Year Award. Mr. Steve Ryan is the current Lead Faculty Mentor, Writing Center Manager, Faculty Advisor for the Stanbridge Vocational Nursing Student Association, and is a major contributor to student leadership development on […]

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