CONTENTS ON CAMPUS
4 News & Notes Welcome the new vice chancellor for admissions, plus get to know Nicole Rathje.
6 Socialize Students respond on Instagram Stories to the question, “What are your goals for 2021?”
8 Research Robert Cooperstein, D.C., M.A., reflects on 36 years of practice, research, teaching and mentorship at Palmer West.
10 Special Announcement Victor Strang, D.C., retires after 43 years
teachning over 25,000 students at Palmer. IN THE COMMUNITY
11 Clinic Impact Chiropractic changed this veteran’s life. “I’ve come in here pretty much crawling, and after my adjustments I’m literally able to walk out with little to no pain.”
A CLOSER LOOK
12 Gold Medal Care Palmer alumni provide care for some of the world’s most elite athletes.
20 Making Space for the World’s Best Chiropractors Palmer nears the finish line on the David D. Palmer Learning Commons.
26 Alumni Profiles Steven Saro, D.C., celebrates 30 years of practice, plus Mike Olson, D.C. precepts students.
28 Class Notes The most recent celebrations and accolades from Palmer alumni.
29 In Memoriam A solemn reminder of the individuals we lost this year.
30 Gift Announements Peter Martin, D.C., and Jennifer Coffey, D.C., give back with memorial funds.
31 Parting Thoughts Palmer’s Research Honors program drew Emma Rae Langdon to chiropractic.
Working in a professional clinical setting gives Palmer students a leading edge.
Triumphant arches are only part of Palmer’s latest construction project.
Philosophy professor Victor Strang, D.C., is beloved by his students and colleagues alike.
“It’s my hope that current and future students of chiropractic will nurture and protect the right of our profession to chart its own path, and that they’ll honor those who gave them the freedom to do this.” —Victor Strang, D.C., FPAC
| Page 2
| Page 3
| Page 4
| Page 5
| Page 6
| Page 7
| Page 8
| Page 9
| Page 10
| Page 11
| Page 12
| Page 13
| Page 14
| Page 15
| Page 16
| Page 17
| Page 18
| Page 19
| Page 20
| Page 21
| Page 22
| Page 23
| Page 24
| Page 25
| Page 26
| Page 27
| Page 28
| Page 29
| Page 30
| Page 31
| Page 32