Monthly Archives: July 2008

Campus disaster drill and Disaster Medicine and Management program on KYW Newsradio

The University’s large-scale disaster drill that will be conducted with Philadelphia police and fire departments and other response agencies was featured July 16 on KYW Newsradio.  The eight-hour exercise that day will serve as a hands-on learning experience for students in the M.S. in Disaster Medicine …

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Reebok basketball camp at PhilaU in New York Daily News

Reebok’s All American Camp for the nation’s best high school basketball players, which was held on campus July 6-10, was featured July 15 in the New York Daily News.  A second story about player Mike Poole also ran that day …

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Trustee Robert Reichlin, who passed away this week, in Inquirer

Trustee Robert Reichlin, who passed away July 14, was featured in the July 16 Philadelphia Inquirer.  He was an alumnus as well as a long-time member of the University’s Board of Trustees.

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University’s capstone course highlighted in InsideHigherEd

Philadelphia University’s capstone course that links the core curriculum to a student’s major was highlighted July 11 in InsideHigherEd.  The story is about community colleges’ interest in developing capstone courses.  Philadelphia University participates in the Integrative Learning Project, sponsored by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and …

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Robert Reichlin, Alumnus and University Trustee, Dies

Robert J. Reichlin (’47), chairman of Zuckerman-Honickman, Inc., and a long-time member of the University’s Board of Trustees, passed away July 14, 2008. Mr. Reichlin, who joined the Board in 1991, most recently served as chair of the Planning Committee …

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Reebok basketball camp at PhilaU featured in the news

The Reebok All American Camp for the nation’s best high school basketball players, which took place July 6-10 at Philadelphia University, was featured in USA Today, The Washington Post, and The Evening Bulletin.

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Reebok basketball camp at PhilaU in The Inquirer

Coverage of Reebok’s All American Camp for the nation’s best high school basketball players, which took place July 6-10 at Philadelphia University, was featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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Reebok basketball camp at PhilaU featured in news reports

Coverage of Reebok’s All American Camp for the nation’s best high school basketball players, which is taking place July 6-10 at Philadelphia University, was featured on ESPN and CNN, and the Philadelphia Inquirer,  Evening Bulletin, Washington Post and New York Daily News.

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Philadelphia University to Conduct Full-Scale Disaster Drill on Campus

Philadelphia University will conduct a full-scale disaster drill on Wednesday, July 16 from 2 to 11 p.m. on the Ravenhill Campus of the University. Residents on campus and in the surrounding communities should note this is a drill and not …

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Erin Donohue, assistant cross country coach, earns spot on U.S. Olympics team

Erin Donohue, 25, assistant cross country coach at Philadelphia University, will be heading to the 2008 Olympics in Beijing after finishing second in the 1,500 meter run at the U.S. Olympics track and field trials this past weekend. “I’m really …

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