Monthly Archives: November 2007

School of Business Administration Hosts Future Business Leaders of America

Philadelphia University’s School of Business Administration (SBA) hosted nearly 40 high school students from Delaware County, Pa., participating in the nonprofit education association Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) for a day of informational business sessions and presentations in The …

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President Spinelli Publishes Guide for Small Business in Portuguese

To inform Brazilian entrepreneurs’ small business practices, President Stephen Spinelli Jr., along with co-authors Jeffry A. Timmons and Andrew Zacharakis, recently published a Portuguese version of the book, Business Plans that Work.  For the publication, the authors consulted with José …

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Professor Visits Design Students Studying in Milan

Associate Professor of Industrial Design Josh Owen, coordinator of Philadelphia University’s Study Abroad Program in Milan, recently visited the Nuova Accademia Di Belle Arti Milano (NABA) in Milan to speak with design students about his professional work in Italy. On …

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Mr. Belding Comes to Campus

Don’t miss Dennis Haskins, best known as Mr. Belding of the popular 1990s sitcom Saved by the Bell, tonight, Nov. 16 at 8 p.m. in The Kanbar Campus Center Performance Space. During his presentation, Mr. Haskins (pictured right) will speak about …

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University Celebrates Success of Open, Vol. 3

Members of the University community turned out to celebrate the success of student publication Open: A Writing and Design Collaboration at a reception on Nov. 15 in the Paul J. Gutman Library. The reception began with welcoming remarks from Dr. …

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Body Diversity Fashion Show Celebrates All Shapes and Sizes

Student designers wowed the audience last night at the Body Diversity fashion show, which featured colorful and creative everyday and eveningwear that celebrated bodies of all shapes and sizes. Emily O’Neill (pictured right) won the judges and audience over with …

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Body Diversity fashion show on 6ABC

Body Diversity: Everyone We Know is Beautiful, a fashion show designed to celebrate bodies of all shapes and sizes, was featured Nov. 15 on the 6ABC 5:30 p.m. news.  Natalie Weathers, associate professor of fashion industry management, was interviewed and student designers David …

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Senior Interior Design Student Wins Second Place in Competition

Alice Cheng, a senior Interior Design major, recently was awarded the second-place prize of $1,500 in the sixth annual Student Design Competition sponsored by Philadelphia-based KlingStubbins Interiors, one of the nation’s leading interiors, architecture, engineering and planning firms.  Cheng competed …

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Students Invited to Compete for Title of Most Stylish

In an effort to raise money and awareness for Philadelphia University’s Student Alumni Association (SAA), student members are hosting a special “What-to-Wear” contest now through Nov. 18. Students are invited to submit photos of their best: class, gym, dress-for-success, night-out …

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President and Mrs. Spinelli Hosted International Student Reception Nov. 12

President and Mrs. Stephen Spinelli Jr. hosted a large gathering of students, faculty and staff for Philadelphia University’s International Student Reception held Nov. 12 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the President’s House.  Organized by the Office of International Students, …

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