Life at Jefferson

A Margin of Error
College of Nursing assistant professor Karen Alexander, PhD, RN, talks candidly and bravely about her unconscious bias that crept into the care she had once provided as a nurse.
53 Acts of Kindness to Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
With thoughtful gestures, the University community remembers the civil rights leader.
Try These Exercises to Help Manage Daily Stress
Mindfulness creates space between you and life’s stressors.
Students Sketch Pictures of Donors’ Homes to Benefit Charity
Bethesda Project supports the homeless.
New Curriculum Nurtures Students’ Creative Side
Jefferson prepares students to navigate a rapidly evolving work environment.
Top Jefferson Moments of 2020
The Nexus looks back at a year like none other.
Our Year in Mental Health
In this collection of stories, The Nexus reflects on how the Jefferson community has come together to cope with the public health crises that upended 2020.
Ramily Market Expansion Works to Ease Food Insecurity Burden
Now serving the Center City campus, the pantry helps students in need.
Alumnus Makes His Mark on Capitol Hill
Didier Barjon, class of 2014, heads the Congressional Black Associates group and recently started working in U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer’s office.
Jobs and the Economy
Jefferson experts discuss some of the most pressing issues.
My Coming Out Story
‘You create you,’ says Jefferson Queer Student Union member.