As the founder of Salus University’s Looking Out for Kids (LOFK) vision care charity fundraiser, one of Dr. Susan Oleszewski’s primary roles was to ensure that there were enough resources every year to provide comprehensive vision care services and eyeglasses to disadvantaged children in the region. Fortunately, Dr. Oleszewski developed a long-standing relationship with Alan Lindy, president of Lindy Property Management, which has proven to be a huge benefit for the LOFK program ever since.
Thanks to Comfort Caring Canines Therapy Dogs Inc., a foursome of fun furry friends – Fletcher, Annie, Neeko and a gentle giant Mastiff named Fhinneas, who checked in at 240 pounds and laid down pretty much anywhere he wanted – took over the LRC for an hour and submitted themselves to patting, ear scratching and belly rubs from students, faculty and staff who were there to get away from the pressures of finals week.
Salus University’s annual White Coat Ceremony represents the transition from student to professional-in-training as first-year students from all programs receive the symbol of their profession – the white coat.
In support of the public phase and in celebration, the University’s Office of Institutional Advancement has created a national series of events – entitled Centennial Tour – which officially announces Focus on Our Future: The Centennial Campaign in 16 cities over the next 90 days.
At the beginning of last week, Salus welcomed the new Safety and Security director, Carlos Rodriguez.