|Chiropractic College Opens State of the Art Activity Center
Parker College of Chiropractic News
A festive celebration marked the official grand opening of the Standard Process Student Activity Center located on Parker College of Chiropractic's campus. Standard Process Inc.®, a nutritional food supplement manufacturer, bestowed a generous one million dollar donation to Parker College to help advance the college's academic potential and to further the education of future doctors of chiropractic. Part of the donation was used to support renovations and the naming of a new state-of-the-art student activity center which is stocked with the latest workout and weight training equipment that will be used by students, faculty, and staff. The two-story activity center also includes a gymnasium, locker rooms, and student lounge. The gymnasium, when converted to an auditorium, accommodates 1200 people for assemblies, graduations, and special programs.
Parker College of Chiropractic Opens State of the Art Standard Process Student Activity Center - DuBois Family poses with Parker executives, staff, and students during Standard Process Student Activity Center opening
Parker College held a ribbon cutting ceremony during the official opening of the Standard Process Student Activity Center and also provided lunch, entertainment, and door prizes during the celebration.
"We are so grateful for the generosity of Standard Process and for providing such a wonderful place for our future doctors of chiropractic to implement a health and wellness lifestyle," said Dr. Fabrizio Mancini, president of Parker College of Chiropractic. "It is such an inspiration to see a company that is dedicated to promoting a holistic approach to health care and is giving to others that have that common goal."
The Standard Process Student Activity Center will help to maintain the health and wellness philosophy that Parker College promotes. It will assist in producing positive lifestyle choices and a healthy environment.
"Parker encourages its students to become well educated, well-rounded chiropractors who strive to provide the best chiropractic and nutritional care," said Charlie DuBois, president of Standard Process. "By renovating the student activity center, they have provided their students with space that will help them to let loose from their studies and rejuvenate their minds and bodies."
Standard Process is devoted to improving the quality of life by providing the safest, most effective, highest quality dietary supplements through health care professionals. The company strives to foster the physical, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual health of its customers and employees, emphasize the importance of concentrated whole foods and herbs in its product line, ensure the highest quality in every state of development from farming through shipping, and use environmentally safe farming, manufacturing, and business practices in order to preserve and strengthen the company for all future generations.
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Parker College of Chiropractic, located in Dallas, is one of the country's leading educators of healthcare professionals with an international student enrollment. For additional information about Parker College of Chiropractic, visit the college's website at www.parkercc.edu.