Monthly Archives: September 2007

University Trustee Named Top Education Lawyer

Philadelphia University Trustee Wendy Beetlestone, Esq., shareholder at Philadelphia law firm Hangley Aronchick Segal & Pudlin, was recently named one of the top education lawyers in the United States by the peer-review legal publication, Best Lawyers.  Her achievement is listed …

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Student athletes receive local college honors

Four student athletes received local college weekly honors, as reported in the Sept. 20 Philadelphia Inquirer. They are Sara Hall, CACC women’s soccer player of the week; Lauren Hoover, CACC volleyball rookie of the week; Adriana Rodriguez, CACC women’s tennis …

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Philadelphia University Celebrates the Spirit of Reunion and Homecoming 2007 and Family Day, Sept. 26 through 30

Preparations are well underway for Philadelphia University’s annual Reunion and Homecoming festivities, a jam-packed schedule of food, friends and fun that runs from Wednesday, Sept. 26 through Sunday, Sept. 30.  Family Day is Saturday, Sept. 29, with hundreds of visiting …

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Sign Up for Philadelphia University’s Emergency Mass Notification System

Philadelphia University has a new security alert system, e2Campus, which gives the University the ability to send instant alerts to cell phones. A mass notification system, e2Campus allows the Department of Safety & Security to send an alert directly to …

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Tournées Film Festival Brings Rare, Independent French Film to Campus

Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 25, Philadelphia University will host The Tournées Film Festival, a five-week film series that presents a different French-language film on alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays in The Kanbar Campus Center Performance Space. The first film in the series, …

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University Community Members Invited to Dedication Ceremony and Picnic Honoring Former President James P. Gallagher, Ph.D.

Philadelphia University alumni, students, faculty and staff are invited to celebrate the naming of the Gallagher Athletic, Recreation and Convocation Center next Friday, Sept. 28.  Festivities, including a ceremony and picnic, will begin at 11:30 a.m. in front of the …

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Kristin Haskins featured in Philadelphia Weekly

Kristin Haskins, adjunct faculty in Graphic Design Communication, whose clothing company Strangefruit features t-shirts with retro images from the civil rights and black power eras, was featured in the Sept. 12-18 Philadelphia Weekly.

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SBA’s Small Business Management Workshop

The School of Business Administration’s Small Business Management Workshop scheduled for Wednesday was included in the business calendar in the Sept. 17 Philadelphia Inquirer.

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Graduate Business Programs’ Leadership Lecture Series Kicks Off Fall Series Sept. 6

Two dynamic executives from QVC kicked off this fall’s Leadership Luncheon Lecture Series for One-year MBA students.  Bob Ayd, Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer; and Doug Rose, Vice President for Merchandising Brand Development, discussed the televised-retailing industry in …

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Philadelphia University School of Business Administration and the African-American Chamber of Commerce to Present Small Business Management Workshop Sept. 19

Small business owners and those interested in starting small businesses are invited to attend a conference Sept. 19 presented by Philadelphia University’s School of Business Administration and the African-American Chamber of Commerce. The small business management workshop will focus on …

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