Monthly Archives: July 2009

William C. Whitmore Jr. ’82 Named Chair of Philadelphia University Board of Trustees

Philadelphia University recently announced that William C. Whitmore Jr. ’82, chairman, president and CEO of AlliedBarton Security Services, has been named chair of the University’s Board of Trustees. Whitmore, a University trustee since 2006 and active alumnus, succeeds long-time chair …

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Elite Reebok basketball camp at PhilaU this week, according to news reports

Reebok’s elite basketball camp for the nation’s top high school hoops players will be held at PhilaU for the third year in a row July 7-10, the Philadelphia Inquirer, New York Daily News and KYW Newsradio reported July 7.

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Herb Magee talks to the New York Times about former assistant Sean Kearney

Men’s basketball coach Herb Magee lauded the selection of Sean Kearney, his one-time assistant, as head coach at Holy Cross, the New York Times reported July 5.  “This is a story about a guy who has been a dedicated basketball guy his whole …

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Former assistant hoops coach Kearney takes top job at Holy Cross, The Boston Globe reports

Former assistant basketball coach Sean Kearney has been named head coach at Holy Cross, The Boston Globe reported July 3.

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Red Dress student designs featured at fashion show, The Inquirer reports

Philadelphia University fashion design students who won this year’s Red Dress Design Contest had their designs featured at the Go Red for Women fashion show and luncheon on June 5, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported July 2.  The event supports the American Heart Association’s …

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