Student Spotlight

Rasa Rafie, OMS II

Class of 2022

  • Hometown: San Diego, California
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Cell Molecular Biology (Graduate Studies: Master of Science degree in Global Medicine)
  • Clubs and Activities: Lead Peer Mentor, Member of the Global Medicine Track, Member of the Days of Diversity Committee

Why did you choose RVUCOM? Feeling a sense of community in my medical school was really important to me. I attended a Meet and...
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Faculty Spotlight

Mark Wardle, DO, FAAFP

Director of Medical Spanish Elective on the Southern Utah Campus
Co-Director of the Global Medicine Track on the Southern Utah Campus
Assistant Professor of Primary Care Medicine

  • Hometown: Tracy, California
  • Undergraduate Studies: Zoology and Pre-Med at Brigham Young University
  • Graduate Studies: Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine in California; Family Medicine Residency in Utah Valley; and Rural Medicine and Faculty Development Fellowship.

What classes do you teach? I teach in both years of Primary Care Medicine, am the Director of the...
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Profile

Jacob Hanberg

Financial Aid Coordinator
Department of Student Financial Services

jhanberg@rvu.edu • (435) 222-1248
RVUCOM-SU Campus • C-124

 

Jacob is a Utah native, born and raised in the town of Duchesne. He attended Southern Utah University in Cedar City where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. Prior to RVU, Jacob lived in New Jersey where he worked in financial aid at a community college. “I loved the environment of working with the students and assisting them in obtaining their education through grants and loans.” As the Financial Aid Coordinator for the Southern Utah Campus, Jacob assists students with payments, refunds and answers all questions pertaining to loans, scholarships, and student health insurance.

In his free time, Jacob enjoys hiking, the mountains and beach, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.