Building for the Future

Resources and support

Screen capture of new home-page of www.palmer.edu The Marketing & Communication Department began a complete refresh of the College website look and content in November 2016, the first phase was completed in July 2017. The process began with qualitative and quantitative research with all Palmer stakeholders. Marketing & Communication Department staff partnered with Mindfire Communications of LeClaire, Iowa, to complete the research, refresh the College brand and create a new look and feel for the home page, Admissions and Academics sections of the website—focusing on prospective students. Content for the remaining website sections is now being updated by the Marketing & Communication Department team.

Image of student ID badge At the end of February 2017, all students and employees on the Davenport campus began using ID badges to enter external campus doors. Guests sign in and receive a visitor badge in the Welcome Center before being escorted to their destination. Similar ID badge and security measures have been implemented on the Florida and West campuses to enhance student and employee safety.


Intern showing GoChiroTV information to patient in Davenport campus clinic Patients at Palmer Chiropractic Clinics in all campus communities can view MPA Media’s GoChiroTV health and wellness information on clinic lobby monitors. GoChiroTV was installed in June 2017 thanks to a generous donation from MPA Media.

Group of people looking at display tables A Davenport campus employee committee organized the first Be Happy, Be Healthy, Be Palmer wellness fair in April 2017 in the World of Chiropractic Court on campus. More than 25 vendors displayed products and services in a variety of wellness areas.

students standing in buffet line at Davenport's cafeteria

Palmer staff and faculty served free Thanksgiving lunches for Davenport and Florida campus students unable to go home for the Thanksgiving holiday. Approximately 130 students and their families came to Thanksgiving lunch on the Davenport campus , and about 45 students and guests enjoyed a Thanksgiving lunch on the Florida campus .

students standing in line at Florida's Cafe