Answering a calling toward Pediatric Chiropractic, with Melanie Reyes-Margolla- Podcast
It’s truly amazing how Chiropractic can change the trajectory of a person’s life. Puerto Rican native Melanie Reyes- Margolla had a long-standing desire to pursue a chiropractic education after attending a Life Leadership Weekend at Life University, but Hurricane Maria delayed her plans for a year. While working as a teacher in the meantime, she saw firsthand the tremendous healing that a student of hers experienced from chiropractic care and that renewed her resolve. Today she is President of Student LIFEforce, encouraging other prospective and future D.C. students to take that leap of faith. Her goal is to become a Pediatric Chiropractor.
The Diversity Dish: Cultivating Inclusivity for a Healthy Campus Culture, with Dr. Harrison Davis- Podcast
As Chief Diversity Officer and Director of the Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (ODEI), Dr. Harrison Davis has quite the responsibility to implement and promote campus policies that are fair and equitable, taking into account the needs of an increasingly complex student body. Dr. Davis details his early efforts to survey the cultural climate at play at Life University, before seeking to improve upon it. His department has since assisted in facilitating numerous cultural events and educational opportunities related to Black History Month, Hispanic Heritage Month, Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month and countless other efforts where appropriate.
Faces of LIFE: Nigar Gafarzada
In the bustling world of higher education, where institutions often focus on academic excellence and research prowess, there lies a gem of compassion and dedication – Nigar Gafarzada, the International Admissions Counselor at Life University (Life U).
Life University Black History Month 2024 – Events and Thoughts
“Black History Month is a month that was designated as a time to focus on the history of black Americans within our country and our society and to acknowledge not only the accomplishments, but some of the hurdles,” shared Dr. Harrison Davis, Director of the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) at Life University (Life U).
Embracing Diversity: Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Legacy at Life University
On January 12, 2024, Life University hosted a distinguished event that not only celebrated the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., but also recognized individuals who have made significant contributions to fostering diversity and inclusion within the university community.
Creating community as an international student athlete and business student, with Ramy Katit- Podcast
B.B.A student and Life U Men’s soccer player Rami Katit describes a bit about what it is like to travel from across the world to join the diverse and vibrant culture of Life University. Originally from Germany, he certainly experienced some level of culture shock but ultimately feels his experiences have helped him to grow as a person.
Sports, Student Ambassadors and more with Annaliese Froese – Podcast
Annaliese Froese, D.C. student and Student Ambassador, catches up with her Student Ambassador mentor and speaks on her challenges and triumphs as a student-athlete, Student Ambassador and more.
Faces of LIFE: Coach Dominic Demeritte
Director of Cross Country and Track & Field If you are looking for a coach that not only walks the walk but actually runs the run, look no further than Coach Dominic Demeritte, Director of Cross County and Track & Field for Life University (Life U)….
Celebrating Athletics with Jayme Pendergast and Ashley Flavin- Podcast
Our podcast this week highlights two heavy hitters in our Life U Athletics department, Director of Athletics Jayme Pendergast and Women’s Wrestling Head Coach Ashley Flavin.
LIFE UNIVERSITY’S RECENTLY OPENED CHIROPRACTIC CLINIC IN SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO SERVES AS COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER AND CENTER FOR RECRUITMENT
January 25, 2023 – When Dr. Luis Torres was working toward his undergraduate degree in his native Puerto Rico (PR), he would have never guessed that a dinner invite would change his path in life.