Sherman College of Chiropractic
Sherman Shares - June 2013

Horse and dogHorse and Dog Chiropractic Seminar to Benefit Sherman College

Drs. Jay and Austin Komarek will present a full-day Horse And Dog Chiropractic Seminar in Spartanburg, SC, on Saturday, July 20. This full-day animal adjusting seminar with demonstrations will be filmed and included in the feature film documentary, “Life Adjusted.”
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Shane walker, DCSherman College Names Chiropractor of the Year, Regent of the Year and Other Award Recipients

Sherman College honored alumni, chiropractors, and supporters during its 40th anniversary Lyceum. The college is proud to announce the following 2013 award recipients, beginning with Chiropractor of the Year Shane Walker, D.C., '00. Read more.

Alumnus Joseph Tichio, D.C., releases new book
Greatest Inspirational Quotes

Dr. Joe Tichio, '00, has collected a year’s worth of inspiration into one volume:  Greatest Inspirational Quotes: 365 Days to More Happiness, Success, Motivation. Read more. 

President's CirclePresident’s Circle Grows

President Edwin Cordero, D.C., and the Office of Institutional Advancement have established a new giving society: The President’s Circle. This prestigious group, created in March 2013, honors donors of the college giving at a level of $10,000 per year. Donors in the President’s Circle will receive:

• Black blazer with embroidered Sherman Crest
• President’s Circle Ribbon at Lyceum and other name tag events
• Complimentary Regent Status with all associated benefits

The college welcomes and thanks the following members of Dr. Cordero’s President’s Circle:

  • Irene Gold, D.C.
  • Jeremy & Amanda Hess, D.C.s
  • Patricia Giuliano & Peter Kevorkian, D.C.s
  • Richelle & Daniel Knowles, D.C.s
  • Baron & Susan Newlin, D.C.H.
  • Vicki & Rob Schiffman, D.C.
  • Parinda & Liam P. Schübel, D.C.
  • Katie & Shane J. Walker, D.C.

For more information about the President’s Circle, email Director of Development Marggi Roldan or call 800-849-8771 ext. 277.

Twenty-Six Complete Doctor of Chiropractic Program at Sherman College

Twenty-six students from around the world received the doctor of chiropractic degree from Sherman College of Chiropractic in Spartanburg, SC, on Saturday, June 15, 2013, in a shared ceremony for June and September graduates. Read more.

Judd Nogrady, DC author of cast to be chiropractors Eddie Martinez, DC

Chiro Celebrities Visit Sherman Bookstore during Lyceum

During Lyceum 2013, bookstore staff and patrons enjoyed visits from two honored guests. Judd Nogrady, D.C., co-author (along with Liam Schubel, D.C.) of Cast to Be Chiropractors, stopped by, as well as Eddie Martinez, D.C., whose “If you’re clear, you’re connected” quote was featured on a bright blue Sherman shirt. While the shirts have sold out, you can purchase Cast to Be Chiropractors through bookstore at or 800-849-8771, ext. 260.

IFCO Club Luncheon for New Students

The IFCO Club is hosting a welcome lunch for the incoming students and current IFCO members on July 17 at 11 am in room 43.   Lunch will be served, and featured speakers are Dr. Bill Decken and Dr. Edwin Cordero.

Seay honored by Sherman Chapter of LCW

claudia Seay, DCThe Sherman College Chapter of the League of Chiropractic Women honored faculty member Claudia Seay, D.C., '80, with a lifetime service award at their its first annual Philosophy Event on April 6, 2013. Read more.

Knowles, Knowles & Ray Research published

Trustee Daniel Knowles, D.C.,  Richelle Knowles, D.C. and  Katie Ray, D.C., have published “Reduction of a Lumbar Scoliosis & Improved Cervical Curve in a Geriatric Patient Following Network Spinal Analysis™ Care:  A Case Study” in the June 10, 2013, Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research, pp. 18-28.

Chiropractor intern hopes better care for epileptic patient

Jasen Van Dyke, a chiropractic intern at Sherman College of Chiropractic, has personal experience with epilepsy. His daughter Lilli had seizures at least three times a week before she received chiropractic care, and minimized to three a year after. Read more.

Graduate Donates $1,000 Scholarship

Sherman graduate and National Board of Chiropractic Examiners board member Lawrence O’Connor, D.C., '83, has donated a $1,000 scholarship to Sherman College. Gregory Brown, who was selected for the scholarship, says he is “truly humbled and beyond grateful for what Dr. O’Connor has done for me and my family.” Read more.

Chiropractic History Museum Web Page

Many thanks to Mrs. Debbie Cordero, Roberta Thomas, work study students Kyle Geer and Courtney Ritenbaugh, and the maintenance guys for their hard work in preparing the museum for Lyceum. If you haven't been over to the museum in a while, plan to stop by or visit the museum online. Read more.

Heating up Enrollment with Summer Events

Getting students on campus is the best way we have found to recruit them into our program because they can see and feel for themselves what Sherman College is all about.  Your help in spreading the word about these two summer events would be greatly appreciated.

Save the Date: October 18-20, 2013
Talk the TIC ~ Open House Tour ~ IRAPS

Things are TIC-ing at Sherman in October, starting with the Talk the TIC competition,  on Friday, October 18. Students from several chiropractic colleges will compete by giving 10-minute health talks.

The Activate...Your Future Tour is a two day event including a meet and greet with students, a campus tour and a visit to a local graduate's office to be held Friday and Saturday, October 18-19.

IRAPS is the college’s International Research and Philosophy Symposium, an annual conference that explores questions as to the philosophical and scientific nature of chiropractic and vertebral subluxation, to be held Saturday and Sunday, October 19-20.


With Gratitude for the Ongoing Support

Sherman Family
Welcomes New Regents

Sherman College welcomes and thanks the following individuals and companies that have joined the Sherman College Board of Regents between May 16 and June 15, 2013:

Eddie Martinez, D.C.
Miami, FL

Greg & Kim Stetzel, D.C.s
Brankchville, NJ

Robert Braile, D.C.
Powder Springs, GA

David Steinberg, D.C.
Hebron, CT

Jeffrey Miller, D.C.
Mandeville, LA

Judith & G. Stanford Pierce, D.C.
St. Petersburg, FL

Gary C. Stewart, D.C.
Riverdale, NJ

Scott Darragh, D.C.
Melrose, MA

Evelyn & Robert Tarantino, D.C.
Lyndhurst, NJ

Members of the Board of Regents provide for the advancement of Sherman College with annual gifts of $1,000 or more. Corporate Regent members provide annual gifts of $5,000 or more. When you join this group you become a partner with the college, helping to extend Sherman’s influence in the world. We invite you Join the Board of Regents.

Roar logoROAR-ing for Sherman:

We’ve Reached New Heights

One of the greatest assets our Enrollment Services department has is the Reach Out and Recruit (ROAR) Program. The program as a whole has referred 36 students to Sherman since its inception in late 2010 and now we’ve reached new heights – we’ve grown to over 200 members! Read more.

Sherman Connect Calls
Free Chiropractic
Conference Calls
Monday Nights
9 p.m. EDT

July 1    David Serio, D.C
July 8    Christopher Taylor, D.C.
July 15  David Yachter, D.C.
July 22  Brian Lumb, D.C.
July 29  Brian Lieberman, D.C.

Call just before 9 pm Eastern time:
(209) 647-1600 
Access Code:577840#

Archived calls for 2013 are here.

Sherman Connect Call archive Flash drive

The Best of Sherman Connect Season One is now available on USB drive in the Sherman Bookstore for just $97. This compilation of the 10 most popular Connect calls of 2012 features two bonus tracks from Connect founder Daniel Knowles, D.C., and Sherman President Edwin Cordero, D.C.

Call 800-849-8771 x. 260 to order.

mile high chiropractic conference

Mile High Chiro Weekend
August 16 -18, Westminster, CO.

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Chiropractic Student Government Helps Students

by Wendy Parker, CSG secretary

CSG’s focus is helping students explore the science, art and philosophy of chiropractic via different planned exposures and club programming geared toward launching successful careers before and after graduation. How you can help CSG:
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