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Diane Grimaldi
Doctor of Nursing Practice

After many years of counseling clients in her private psychotherapy and psychopharmacology practice, Diane Grimaldi decided to enrich her knowledge by enrolling in UMass Lowell’s Doctor of Nursing Practice program.

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Sean Jordan
Physical Therapy

Sean Jordan is living his dream working for the New England Patriots as an assistant athletic trainer and physical therapist.

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Alexa DeVito
Nursing

A research scholarship taught nursing student Alexa DeVito more about her chosen profession – and gave her a faculty mentor.

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Valeria Saldana
Valeria Saldana
Public Health

Valeria Saldana knew she had found a welcoming community from her first visit to campus.

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Health Sciences News

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    These Graduates are Well-RHED

    Forty-seven students graduated with River Hawk Experience Distinction (RHED) cords this year, the most in the program’s six-year history. Students can earn a RHED credential in leadership, entrepreneurship, global engagement, community engagement or sustainability.
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