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Christmas Cheer Campaign
The Palmer Christmas Cheer Campaign has been a tradition for over a decade. Palmer works with the YMCA’s Childcare and Family Services board to obtain information on Quad City families who are in desperate need this holiday season. Student volunteers representing many Palmer clubs generously give their time to help coordinate obtaining gifts, wrapping, and distributing presents for those families whose holidays would otherwise be bleak. Please consider a cash donation, or choose a tag off the tree in the Palmer Skywalk containing gift information on a child you can personally support. Place the unwrapped gift with the attached tag under the tree by Dec. 16. If you need further information, please contact Dr. Roger Hynes or Lora Schroeder in Student Services. 

New - Ho Ho Ho, Palmer Bookstore’s 12 Days of Holiday Savings Sale through Dec. 18
Save on these items and earn “Palmer Bucks” this month and redeem them Jan. 6-31, 2020. 

Student Holiday Dance, Friday, Dec. 6
Palmer College Student Services cordially invites you and your spouse or guest to the Student Holiday Dance. The Chicago-based band, Hello Weekend, will provided the music from 8 a.m. to midnight at the Redstone Room in downtown Davenport. This is a semi-formal event. Please bring your Palmer ID for admission. 

“Clinical Care of the Chiropractic Patient,” Saturday, Dec. 7
Join Palmer Continuing Education for a one-day seminar from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on the main campus. The cost for Palmer students, faculty and staff is $50 and includes lunch. See below for a breakdown of the schedule. To register, please call 563-884-5998 or register online. 

  • 8-10 a.m.: What’s Your MO(I)?: The Biomechanics and Care of Musculoskeletal Injuries, Siri Leech, D.C., DACBR
  • 10 a.m. to noon: Extremity Work-up and Adjusting, Karmen Hopkins, D.C.
  • Noon to 1 p.m.: Full-Spine Palmer Technique Review, Breanne Wells, D.C.
  • 1 to 2 p.m.: Lunch provided by the Palmer Continuing Education Department
  • 2 to 3 p.m.: Full-Spine Palmer Technique Review, Breanne Wells, D.C.
  • 3 to 5 p.m.: Enhancing Performance, Steven Rumbuc, D.C.
  • 5 to 7 p.m.: Extremity MRI Concepts and Conditions, Christopher Smoley, D.C., DACBR

“Budgeting and Saving to Achieve Your Goals,” Tuesday, Dec. 10
Jacob Ward, vice president of marketing, R.I.A. Federal Credit Union and Anne Kirkpatrick, director of marketing, R.I.A. Federal Credit Union will provide the unique opportunity to learn more about personal finances and how this builds experience for running your chiropractic clinic. This overview will help you understand the different components of budgeting, saving, and long term planning. Question and answer time is an integral part of this event. 9:20 to 10:10 a.m. in the Business Center Classroom. Light refreshments provided. This is a Brunch & Learn event hosted by the Business Center. 

Bake Sale, Wednesday, Dec. 11
Sigma Phi Chi is hosting a bake sale from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Skywalk. 

New - Bake Sale, Thursday, Dec. 12
SAGA hosting bake sale from 9:20 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Skywalk.

New - Christmas Carols and Cookies in the Skywalk, Friday, Dec. 13
CCA will be passing out free cookies and playing Christmas carols at 9:20 a.m. 

King’s Harvest Animal Shelter Donation Drive 
SAGA Club will be collecting donated items for King’s Harvest Animal Shelter through Friday, Dec. 13. Please place all donations in the box located in the Skywalk. Suggested items include paper towels, Odoban disinfectant cleaner, pate-style canned cat food, dog puzzle toys and Tidy Cat clumping litter.

“Sample Healthy Protein Snacks from the Palmer Bookstore,” Friday, Dec. 13
Speaker is Leann McDonald, Palmer College Bookstore manager, from 9:20 to 10:05 a.m. in the Business Center Classroom. Have you ever wanted to try one of the other protein snacks, but ended up buying your go-to snack? Here's your opportunity to try something new. Door prizes include assorted food items, Palmer gear and more. No RSVP required. This is a vendor showcase through the Palmer Center for Business Development. 

“My Role in Changing Legislation in the State of Colorado,” Friday, Dec. 13
Petra Sullwold, D.C. will present via Skype at 9:20 a.m. in P205. She also will discuss her recent talk from the AVCA Conference. Hosted by the Animal Chiropractic Club. 

“Born to Breathe – a Parental Yoga Class,” Friday, Dec. 13
Roberta Kelinson presents this class at 9:20 a.m. in the Group Fitness Room of the R. Richard Bittner Athletic & Recreation Center. She is a registered prenatal yoga teacher. She is the owner of Born to Breathe, her personal business which is located within Motherhood Matters in Davenport, Iowa. Hosted by the Pediatrics Club. 

New - Delta Delta Pi Candy Grams, Dec. 16-17
Purchase candy grams Monday, Dec. 16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Tuesday, Dec. 17, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Skywalk. Cost is $1 for one or $5 for six candy grams. The candy grams will be delivered Thursday, Dec. 19. Cash and Venmo accepted forms of payment. 

New - Palmer Student ICA Waffle Fundraiser, Wednesday, Dec. 18
Cost is $3 for waffles, $1 for toppings, and $1 for coffee. They will be available for purchase from 7:30 a.m. to 1:55 p.m. in the Skywalk.

Mark Your Calendars for Palmer Group Nights at the QC Storm
Use discount code “PALMER” when ordering tickets online or show your Palmer ID at the box office for discounted tickets. 

  • Friday, Jan. 10 
  • Friday, Jan. 24 
  • Sunday, Feb. 16 
  • Friday, March 27

Are you a student in 7th to 10th tri? We’ll have opportunities for student involvement at our concourse tables at each game! Receive a free ticket for the game if you work the concourse table (limit three students/game). Interested? Contact Jennifer Steward to reserve your spot to work a game, interact with the public AND earn clinic hours!

Celebrating 125 Years of Chiropractic – Email Signature
2020 will mark the 125th anniversary of chiropractic. To help celebrate, we’ve developed a version of the 125th Anniversary Logo to be used as part of your Palmer email signature. Please feel free to add the logo to your signature immediately. Instructions are below.

Instructions: 
https://www.palmer.edu/palmer/forms/emailsignature.aspx

Download the Palmer College of Chiropractic App!
Did you know you can access your webmail, Brightspace, events and club information in a single spot? Download the Palmer College of Chiropractic app from Google Play or the Apple App Store to quickly and easily access all of this information.

Tis’ the Season to Earn Palmer Bucks at the Bookstore
Earn $5 in Palmer bucks during December with every $40 purchase of apparel and/or gifts. Redeem your Palmer bucks Jan. 6-31

Figge Art Museum
Free admission for Palmer students, employees and their families to the Figge Art Museum with Palmer ID. The Figge Art Museum is located on the riverfront in downtown Davenport at 225 West Second Street.


General Information

Congratulations Students Named to the Summer 2019 Trimester Dean’s List at Palmer College of Chiropractic!
Check out the list and if your name is on it, share your good news on social media. 

Visit the News page of the Palmer website for stories pertaining to all three Palmer campuses.


Research News

Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research Announces VERDICT Study
U.S. veterans suffering from chronic low-back pain will be the focus of a $7 million study that will examine the role of chiropractic care in pain management for veterans with chronic low back pain. The Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research (PCCR), the largest chiropractic research institution in the nation, will execute the study in collaboration with the Yale Center for Medical Informatics, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, and the University of Iowa. Read the article: https://www.palmer.edu/media-newsroom/.

U.S. Department of Defense Submits Report on Chiropractic to Congress
Studies conducted by Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Rand Corp. and the Samueli Institute were recently presented as part of a final report to Congress. The studies showed that chiropractic care reduced back pain, increased endurance, and increased fitness among active-duty troops with back pain. Read the article: https://www.military.com/daily-news/2019/09/16/chiropractic-care-works-troops-lower-back-pain-not-everyone-can-access-it.html.


 


    Financial Aid

    Applications for Spring 2020 AwardSpring Scholarships is Now Open
    Make sure to update your term in school, overall GPA, Palmer extracurriculars, and short answers to ensure you’re eligible for the max number of awards. Sign in or register to begin the application process. Applications will close Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. It’s recommended you submit your applications by 3 p.m. (CST). Contact the Financial Planning Office with any questions. Good luck to all applicants!


    Licensing Information

    Licensure information from the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards (FCLB) is available for student and employee usage 24 hours a day, seven days a week through the www.FCLB.org website.


    Employment Opportunities

    New - Work-study openings for PASS Program Study Leaders for Biochemistry 2. Requirements include 3.5 cumulative GPA, and an "A" in the course you wish to tutor. For expected time commitments and qualifications, please contact Kylie Kuffler.

    Davenport Community School Stepping Stones Program is hiring work-study America Reads Tutors. Required qualifications are that tutors must enjoy working with children and have a desire to contribute to the community. No education background is necessary and training will be provided. All U.S. students are invited to be an America Reads Tutor through Federal Work Study. The pay rate is $15 an hour. For more information, contact Financial Planning at 563-884-5740.

    The Marketing and Communication department needs work-study photographers. For more information, email Tim Richardson.


    Palmer Café

    View the Palmer Café Menu.


    Club Meetings

    Winter trimester clubs and organizations.

      West campus


      What's Happening

      New - Turkey Trot
      Thank you to everyone who participated in this year’s SV Turkey Trot! 

      New - Bookstore 12 Days of Christmas Holiday Sale Through Friday, Dec.20
      Every day a different item will be on sale for only $5 while supplies last! Plus 30% off all clothing and gifts every day until Friday, Dec. 20. 

      New - ACC-RAC Conference, March 19-21, 2020
      The ACC-RAC is seeking six to eight students to work at the conference. In return, registration fees ($259) and hotel costs will be covered. In addition, Palmer West will cover reasonable transportation expenses. This is an outstanding opportunity for a few selected students to experience one of the most important research meetings in chiropractic, and interact with over 500 attendees. Interested students should submit their names and contact information to Denise Miller in the President’s office before the end of the current quarter.

      ASG Clothing Drive ends Friday, Dec. 6
      Donations of new and gently-used items are still being accepted for ASG’s quarterly cause with Showers to the People, Clothing Drive. The donation box is located at the south entrance. For additional information, contact Ainsley Vettese, ASG community service director.

      New - Fall 2019 Graduation, Friday, Dec. 6
      The 151st class will graduate at the Santa Clara Convention Center on Friday, Dec. 6, at 4 p.m.  
      Please Note: The 2019 PAC-12 Football Championship Game will be played at Levi’s® Stadium on Friday, December 6 at 5:00 p.m.  Event information can be found on the Levi’s® Stadium website at www.levisstadium.com.

      The Santa Clara Police Department distributes Traffic Advisories for major events at Levi’s® Stadium approximately 48 hours in advance of the event. Traffic Advisories can be received by subscribing to eNotify and/or Nixle, or can be located at www.scpd.org.

      New - Clinic Upcoming Hours 
      The clinic will close at 2 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 6. 

      Important Financial Aid Deadline, Friday, Dec. 6
      December 6 is the last day for students to request a change to their fall term financial aid (increase or decrease). Please visit the Financial Planning Office on campus with questions. 

      Student Loan Amounts
      Can now be found on the NSLDS website. 

      New Director of Clinics
      Congratulations Marcie Morton, D.C., (West, ’08), on being named Director of Clinics at Palmer West. Dr. Morton has been employed in the clinics since July 2018. Since joining the clinic, Dr. Morton has been integral in the roll-out and training of our new EMR, eClinicial Works. She has led clinician meetings resulting in a greater standardization of progress notes between clinicians, and has been an outstanding mentor for the interns in her group. She brings diverse experience to the clinic administrative team that includes a multidisciplinary integrative care model, technical and medical writing, management. She is highly organized, has a strong work ethic, and is an exceptional clinician. Dr. Morton’s positive energy and friendly nature will continue to permeate the halls of the clinic as she continues to serve her interns and patients while we search for her replacement. When you see Dr. Morton, please congratulate her on her new role with Palmer Clinics. 

      Christmas in the Park
      For the first time ever Palmer West has a Christmas Tree at Christmas in the Park! The tree can be viewed until Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020. Stop by, takes some photos and enjoy Christmas in the Park! For additional information, contact Christan Maxwell. 

      Summer 2019 Dean’s List 
      Congratulations to the students who were named to the summer 2019 quarter Dean’s List at Palmer College of Chiropractic! Check out the list, and if your name is on it, share your good news on social media. 

      Alternative Housing
      New alternative housing solution powered by the Homewood Suites Extended Stay Program. If anyone is in need of an emergency housing solution, this may assist with immediate housing placement. For more information, contact Shantel Thomas, Student Services specialist.

      Multicultural Wassail Fest, Wednesday, Dec. 11
      The Palmer West campus community is invited to attend this year's Multicultural Wassail Fest, an event celebrating Palmer's rich diversity and connect students, staff and faculty. Attendees can participate in various activities to win prizes, enjoy music and a wide variety of food. As in past years, flap jacks and eggnog will be served at this event, along with traditional wassail punch served by our campus deans and president. In the spirit of the holidays, please wear something festive and bring a food dish to share (bite-size portions preferred) that represents the culture and traditions of you and your family. This holiday festival will be held during activities break in the Library commons. Please fill out the signup sheets that are posted in your classrooms, if you’d like to be involved with hosting an item at this event. For more information, contact Shantel Thomas, Student Services specialist.

      New - Faculty Institute Day, Monday, Dec. 16
      No classes and all clinics will be closed. 

      F4CP National Student Call - Low Back Pain, Wednesday, Dec. 18
      Join the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress at 6 p.m. to learn from Dr. Stu McGill, renowned spine researcher. Conference call link will be posted on Palmer West F4CP page. For more details, contact Cheyenne McCarthy, F4CP Club president.

      Shred Fest 2020, Friday, Jan. 24 through Sunday, Jan. 26
      Shred Fest will take place at Heavenly Ski Resorts in South Lake Tahoe. You can purchase tickets now and receive more information at the ASG table in the south hallway during activities break and both lunches until January. Lodging for Palmer Students will be $70 and $80 for guests. Please note that lodging rates will increase on Tuesday, Jan. 14 to $80 for Palmer students and $90 for guests.

      • Gondola only $50
      • One-day lift ticket $85
      • Two-day lift ticket $165

      Payments accepted: cash, credit card or check. 

      Celebrating 125 Years of Chiropractic – Email Signature
      2020 will mark the 125th anniversary of chiropractic. To help celebrate, we’ve developed a version of the 125th Anniversary Logo to be used as part of your Palmer email signature. Please feel free to add the logo to your signature immediately. Instructions are below.

      Instructions: 
      https://www.palmer.edu/palmer/forms/emailsignature.aspx

      Download the new Palmer College of Chiropractic App!
      Did you know you can access your webmail, Brightspace, events and club information in a single spot? Download the Palmer College of Chiropractic app from Google Play or the Apple App Store to quickly and easily access all of this information. Already have the app? It’s time to upgrade! Download the improved app today.

      Submit Your Club Announcements
      Does your club have an announcement, event or fundraiser that should be included in the next Week at a Glance email? If so, please email them to Rashida Gilmore, if your event/announcement has been approved by Student Services

      Week at a Glance emails go out on Wednesdays. Submissions are due no later than noon on the Friday prior to the email going out. If information is submitted after that, it’s not guaranteed to be included due to time needed for email creation and approvals. All submissions MUST include the following information or it will not be included: Title of the event/fundraiser, etc., date, time and location, presenter name, other details like raffles or food. Any other information that should be included. 


      General Information

      Stay “In Touch” with Palmer News on Social Media

      If you have a message you’d like posted on the campus monitors (or included in the “What’s Happening” e-messages, please send your information to Rashida Gilmore. Please make sure to note the nature of the event/activity, location, date, time, cost and contact information (i.e. e-mail or cell number.) If you're promoting a guest speaker, you may submit a photo or associated graphic (in JPEG format).


      Research News

      Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research Announces VERDICT Study
      U.S. veterans suffering from chronic low-back pain will be the focus of a $7 million study that will examine the role of chiropractic care in pain management for veterans with chronic low back pain. The Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research (PCCR), the largest chiropractic research institution in the nation, will execute the study in collaboration with the Yale Center for Medical Informatics, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, and the University of Iowa. Read the article: https://www.palmer.edu/media-newsroom/.

      U.S. Department of Defense Submits Report on Chiropractic to Congress
      Studies conducted by Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Rand Corp. and the Samueli Institute were recently presented as part of a final report to Congress. The studies showed that chiropractic care reduced back pain, increased endurance, and increased fitness among active-duty troops with back pain. Read the article: https://www.military.com/daily-news/2019/09/16/chiropractic-care-works-troops-lower-back-pain-not-everyone-can-access-it.html.


      Financial Aid

      Important Financial Aid Deadline, Friday, Dec. 6
      Dec. 6 is the last day for students to request a change to their fall term financial aid (increase or decrease). Please visit the Financial Planning Office on campus with questions. 

        New - Applications for Spring 2020 AwardSpring Scholarships is Now Open
        Make sure to update your term in school, overall GPA, Palmer extracurriculars, and short answers to ensure you’re eligible for the max number of awards. Sign in or register to begin the application process. Applications will close Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. It’s recommended you submit your applications by 3 p.m. (CST). Contact the Financial Planning Office with any questions. Good luck to all applicants!


        Scholarship Opportunities

        NBCE Scholarship Opportunity
        Participate in the NBCE essay competition for an opportunity to receive one of four awards ($2,500 each) for outstanding scholarly papers. For additional information visit NBCE Scholarships.  

        TRUSPINE Scholarship Opportunity
        A $500 chiropractic scholarship is available for undergrad and postgraduate students with a passion for chiropractic. Deadline is Jan. 31, 2020. For additional details: Arthur Rios or visit TRUSPINE

         Click here for list of Palmer outside scholarships.


          Employment Opportunities


          In the Cafeteria

          Check out this week's Cafeteria menu.  


          Club Meetings

          Fall 2019 quarter clubs and organizations.  

              Florida campus


              What's Happening

              New - Sign-Ups Available Now for Winter Term Intramural Softball
              Winter Term Intramural Softball sign-ups are available in the Office of Student Services. They are due by Wednesday, Dec. 18, so pick yours up today!

              New - Diploma Frames on Sale 
              Diploma frames are now 20% off until Dec. 20. Stop by to see two new frames available, in addition to the diploma frames displayed on the wall.

              New - Palmer Bookstore’s 12 Days of Holiday Savings Through Friday, Dec. 20 
              To celebrate the holiday season, the Palmer Bookstore is spreading good cheer with lots of savings! Have last minute shopping for friends and family or have you been eyeing something for you? If so, this is the time to snag a deal! 

              Earn Palmer Bucks through the end of December. Redeem your “Palmer Bucks” Jan. 6-31. 

              Palmer Florida Pet Photo Contest
              Join us through Dec. 9 for our first ever #PalmerPets Photo Contest! The Palmer Florida Bookstore is participating too by offering 20% off their in-stock pet gear through Dec. 9. 

              Rules: 
              1) Take a picture of your pet at home!
              2) Use something Palmer related in the photo (either on them or in the frame.)
              3) Tag Palmer College Florida on Facebook or Instagram and use #PalmerPets 
              4) One entry per pet/owner
              5) Must be submitted prior to midnight EST on Monday, Dec. 9
              6) Online voting of top four pets will take place on Tuesday, Dec. 10
              7) 1st and 2nd place winners will be announced on Wednesday, Dec. 11

              Palmer Florida Pet Products Sale at Bookstore
              In collaboration with Pet Days, 20% off pet items through Dec. 9.

              Upcoming Important Dates:

              • Dec. 10: Blood drive: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Big Red Bus will be located behind Building 2 near the courtyard. You’ll receive a free movie ticket for donating blood. 
              • Dec. 13: Last Day of Classes
              • Dec. 13: Student Holiday Party at 7 p.m. (Ticket information is below)
              • Dec. 16-19: Finals week
              • Dec. 20: Graduation
              • Dec. 21: Deadline to register for ACA’s Engage conference in Washington, D.C. (Details below)
              • Dec. 21-Jan. 12: Winter recess for students

              Student Holiday Party Tickets are on Sale Now! 
              Mark your calendars for Friday, Dec. 13, at 7 p.m. for this year’s masquerade themed holiday party, hosted by Palmer Florida Student Council. Tickets can be purchased for $20 each via the Venmo app (@SC_PCCF or search "Palmer Florida Student Council") or online at https://venmo.com/SC_PCCF. Please include the name (and quarter #, if applicable) of ALL individuals you are buying tickets for. For example, "DD Palmer Q1" (DD would pay $20 for a single ticket), or "BJ Palmer Q1 & Mabel Palmer guest" (BJ would pay $40 for two tickets). Please see your class rep if you do not have Venmo or have questions about the Holiday Party! Discounted room rates at The Shores Resort and Spa in Daytona Beach are available for students. See your class rep for details.  

              Register your Student Club for Next Quarter! 
              Student club registration packets are available in Student Services now. Completed packets are due back by Friday, Dec. 6. If not completed, your club will not be able to hold sessions next quarter. 

              Giving Back: Toys for Tots Drive Underway 
              The eighth annual Toys for Tots Drive is now underway! There are drop off locations on campus and in both clinics. If you'd like to participate, please drop off new and unwrapped gifts between now and Dec. 9. Our Toys for Tots representative is Ashley Barrett. She can be reached at the Clyde Morris Clinic at 386-763-2712, if you have any questions. The toys collected will be distributed throughout Volusia County for less fortunate children under the age of 17. 

              New - Register for ACA’s Annual Meeting: Engage 2020, Deadline, Dec. 21
              Registration is now open for ACA’s annual meeting! ACA's Engage conference allows chiropractic students and professionals to in cutting-edge education, networking and leadership-development opportunities. The conference dates are Jan. 29 – Feb.1, 2020 in Washington, D.C. For more information, go to ACA’s website dedicated to the conference. Student discounts are available. Registration deadline is Dec. 21.  

              Clinician Bio Videos Now Available to Incoming 9th Quarter Students
              The Palmer Florida Communications Team and Clinic Administration have been working on a video project we hope will assist you in getting to know the Palmer Florida Clinicians prior to your Mod Doc selection day. In addition to the clinicians, you will also find videos on the Radiology Assistant Program, Rehabilitation Assistant Program and Bethune Cookman Rotation. A link will be provided to 8th quarter students each quarter. Questions? Please contact Heather Biance

              Celebrating 125 Years of Chiropractic – Email Signature
              2020 will mark the 125th anniversary of chiropractic. To help celebrate, we’ve developed a version of the 125th Anniversary Logo to be used as part of your Palmer email signature. Please feel free to add the logo to your signature immediately. Instructions are below.

              Instructions: 
              https://www.palmer.edu/palmer/forms/emailsignature.aspx

              Florida Campus Dean’s List Recipients Named!
              Congratulations to students named to the summer 2019 quarter Dean’s List at Palmer College of Chiropractic! Check out the list, and if your name is on it, share your good news on social media. 

              Have you Downloaded the New Palmer College of Chiropractic App?
              Did you know you can access your webmail, Brightspace, events and club information in a single spot? Download the Palmer College of Chiropractic app from Google Play or the Apple App Store to quickly and easily access all of this information. Already have the app? It’s time to upgrade! Download the improved app today. Download the improved app today. Expect updates and improvements in the next few months. Have feedback or suggestions to improve the app? Contact Heather Biance

              Earn Palmer Bucks with Purchases in November and December
              Earn $5 in Palmer bucks throughout November and December with every $40 purchase of apparel or gifts. Redeem your Bookstore Palmer bucks from Jan. 6-31

              Submit Your Club Announcements
              Does your club have an announcement, event or fundraiser that should be included in the next Week at a Glance email? If so, please email them to Heather Biance.

              Week at a Glance emails go out on Wednesdays. Submissions are due no later than noon on the Friday prior to the email going out. If information is submitted after that, it’s not guaranteed to be included due to time needed for email creation and approvals. All submissions MUST include the following information or it will not be included: Title of the event/fundraiser, etc., date, time and location, presenter name, and other details like raffles or food. Any other information that should be included. 


              General Information

              Visit the News page of the Palmer website for stories pertaining to all three Palmer campuses. 


              Financial Aid

              Important Financial Aid Deadline, Friday, Dec. 6
              December 6 is the last day for students to request a change to their fall term financial aid (increase or decrease). Please visit the Financial Planning Office on campus with questions. 

                New - Applications for Spring 2020 AwardSpring Scholarships is Now Open
                Make sure to update your term in school, overall GPA, Palmer extracurriculars, and short answers to ensure you’re eligible for the max number of awards. Sign in or register to begin the application process. Applications will close Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. It’s recommended you submit your applications by 3 p.m. (CST). Contact the Financial Planning Office with any questions. Good luck to all applicants!


                Employment Opportunities


                Research News

                Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research Announces VERDICT Study
                U.S. veterans suffering from chronic low-back pain will be the focus of a $7 million study that will examine the role of chiropractic care in pain management for veterans with chronic low back pain. The Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research (PCCR), the largest chiropractic research institution in the nation, will execute the study in collaboration with the Yale Center for Medical Informatics, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, and the University of Iowa. Read the article: https://www.palmer.edu/media-newsroom/.

                The U.S. Department of Defense Submits Report on Chiropractic to Congress
                Studies conducted by Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Rand Corp. and the Samueli Institute were recently presented as part of a final report to Congress. The studies showed that chiropractic care reduced back pain, increased endurance, and increased fitness among active-duty troops with back pain. Read the article: https://www.military.com/daily-news/2019/09/16/chiropractic-care-works-troops-lower-back-pain-not-everyone-can-access-it.html.


                Outside Scholarship Opportunities

                 Click here for list of Palmer outside scholarships.


                Food Service

                View Monte’s Café menu.


                Club Meetings

                Choose your program