University of the Sciences

Senior guard Kylan Guerra is fifth in Jefferson program history with 508 career assists.
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Matt Leon
January 30, 2020 - 1:28 pm
The Division II Jefferson University men's basketball team continued a tremendous season Wednesday night with an 88-61 win over the University of the Sciences at the Gallagher Center. Read more here.
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Jackie Hartzell.
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
November 22, 2019 - 6:25 pm
Jackie Hartzell has emerged as one of the top women's college basketball coaches in all of Division II. She is currently in her seventh season at University of the Sciences and she won nearly 75% of her games with the Devils. Read more here.
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Pat Loeb
October 14, 2019 - 6:13 pm
Philadelphia's University of the Sciences has fostered a relationship with Central High School that both schools say has worked well.
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medical marijuana
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Justin Udo
August 22, 2019 - 2:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of the Sciences is offering a one-of-a-kind program focused on the business side of pot as it looks to create leaders in the medical marijuana industry. Medical marijuana is now legal in 33 states, and as demand for it continues to grow, so do the job...
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The University of the Sciences women's basketball team brings a 29-2 record into the NCAA Tournament.
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Matt Leon
March 14, 2019 - 1:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In what has quickly become the norm for the University of the Sciences women's basketball team, the Devils are headed to the NCAA Division II Tournament. This is the third straight season the Devils have made the tournament field. This year, with a record of 29-2,...
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Senior guard Alex Thomas is the fourth all-time leading scorer in the history of the University of the Sciences women's basketball program.
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Matt Leon
January 28, 2019 - 12:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of the Sciences Women's Basketball Team is once again one of the nation's elite squads. With a record of 17-1, the Devils are ranked in the top 10 in Division II hoops. This comes a season after the Devils advanced to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament...
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The University of the Sciences women's basketball team is off to a 6-0 start this season.
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Matt Leon
December 03, 2018 - 3:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II University of the Sciences women's basketball team has started this season doing a lot of what it has become accustomed to doing over the last few years: winning game after game. The Devils, ranked in the top 15 in the national Division II polls, are...
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High school students get a training at University of the Sciences in assessing patients and treating opioid overdoses.
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Justin Udo
October 08, 2018 - 1:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For most of her life, Katelyn Cyril has watched her mom deal with a heart defect, and that's led her to want to be a cardiologist. "I want to make her proud by going into that field," Cyril said. "And I clearly think it's interesting, with the science." So a training...
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