Just months after retiring from Parker University after serving 14 years as president, Dr. Fabrizio Mancini is returning to the institution, so to speak, in a consulting role. Specifically, Parker has announced that its president emeritus will be relied on to help improve "various aspects of Parker Seminars, institutional advancement and admissions - all areas that Dr. Mancini deeply impacted during his time as president" of the college and the seminar program.
Eight students enrolled in the University of Western States' master's program in sports and exercise science are trying to attend this year's Maccabi Games, an Olympic-style sporting competition for Jewish athletes held every four years. The master's program students plan on providing treatment to event participants while gaining experience in sports medicine and injury management.
As you might expect, attending an overseas event of this nature is not an inexpensive endeavor. As such, the hopeful attendees are asking alumni and colleagues for monetary assistance. To contribute, visit the students' fund-raising website, www.gofundme.com/1vv1ho. For donations by check, contact supervising clinician Dr. Sara Mathov ( ).