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Alums ‘climb mountain together’ for UCH during pandemic
Alums ‘climb mountain together’ for UCH during pandemic

Jun 15, 2020

Jean Smith, ‘02, became the new administrator of Fairhaven Community in Upper Sandusky, Ohio, just five weeks before the COVID-19 pandemic hit Ohio.

In his 30 years working in long-term care, Dan Miller, ’90, executive director of Parkvue Community in Sandusky, Ohio, has planned for pandemics but never imagined we’d see such a widespread public health crisis.

Ferri named WBB head coach
Ferri named WBB head coach

Jun 12, 2020

TIFFIN -- Heidelberg University Athletic Director Matt Palm announced Friday the hiring of Rachel Ferri as the new head women's basketball coach.  Ferri comes to Heidelberg following a two-year stint as an assistant coach at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, Va.

Alumni respond to pandemic in work, communities
Alumni respond to pandemic in work, communities

Jun 10, 2020

We recently reached out to our alumni to get their perspectives about how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected their work. Here, we hear from six alumni working in a broad spectrum of fields, about how life has changed over the past few months and how they have responded.

Julia (Lachowski) Palombi, ’16, is a social worker in the emergency department / observation unit at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio.

Alum doctor experiences COVID-19 from both sides
Alum doctor experiences COVID-19 from both sides

Jun 9, 2020

Early in the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. David Mallory, ’77, and his family practice colleagues were receiving daily updates about how to manage the situation, steps they should be prepared to take and new protocols if it arrived in the Toledo area, where he has practiced for 33 years.

Little did he know it would become very personal, even frightening – as a frontline healthcare provider and a patient. 

“If someone came in, they’d be asked questions at the door … Have you been in China? Have you been on a cruise ship? We tried to screen them as they showed up,” he explains.

Music educators: Seize the summer with online grad courses, CEUs
Music educators: Seize the summer with online grad courses, CEUs

Jun 8, 2020

The School of Music & Theatre is offering music educators an opportunity to seize the summer with online courses for graduate credits, coursework toward a Master of Music Education (MME) degree, or Continuing Education units.  

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