Monthly Archives: March 2010

New Philadelphia University ‘Innovator Magazine’ Issue Available

Philadelphia University is pleased to announce the latest Innovator Magazine, complete with great information, features about the University, news, awards, honors, accomplishments, class notes and so much more. An online version of the magazine can be viewed at www.PhilaU.edu/Innovator. This …

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Rams-Run the Rox 5K Run, 1 Mile Walk Sat., March 27

Philadelphia University and the Roxborough Development Corporation 5K (3.1 mile) run and one mile walk will be held Saturday, March 27. The race will begin outside The Gallagher Center for walkers at 8:45 a.m. and runners at 9 a.m. The …

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Gemini Theater Present ‘BLOOD BROTHERS’ March 25-27 at 8 p.m.

BLOOD BROTHERS is the story of twin brothers separated at birth whose lives are linked through a friendship formed in childhood innocence but challenged by the harsh realities of the class divide and the predestined hand of fate. Philadelphia University’s …

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Will Stallwood from Cipher Prime presents ‘Game Design’ Lecture Thurs., March 25

As part of the Design and Architecture Spring 2010 Lecture Series, the Digital Design and Digital Animation Programs present Game Design with guest lecturer Will Stallwood from Cipher Prime on Thursday, March 25 at 6 p.m. in the Tuttleman Center …

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Jeff Ashley, associate professor of chemistry, talks about PCBs in fish oil tablets in The San Francisco Chronicle

Jeff Ashley, associate professor of chemistry, told The San Francisco Chronicle that fish oil supplements pose somewhat less PCB risk than eating portions of fish to get the same amount of omega-3s, which many take for its heart health benefit.  The March 21 …

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Coach Herb Magee talks about Villanova Coach Wright in The New York Times

Men’s basketball coach Herb Magee talked to The New York Times about Villanova coach Jay Wright as the NCAA DI tournment gets underway.  “The guy can coach and manage the whole program, or else it wouldn’t be Villanova University,” Magee said in …

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Digital Design adjunct Wil Lindsay helps create “chip” music, Inquirer reports

Wil Lindsay, adjunct professor of digital design, is part of a Philadelphia sub-culture that is using old video games to help make new music, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported March 17.  Noting the development of the music, through hacking into and writing …

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Coach Herb Magee interviewed by KYW 1060 Newsradio on NCAA tournament

Men’s basketball coach Herb Magee, who recently became the winningest men’s coach in NCAA history, was interviewed on KYW 1060 Newsradio prior to the Rams’ recent games in the NCAA DII tournament.  To listen, go to http://www.kyw1060.com/pages/3759.php?tag=Box_882164_Inner_Div;cn7140, and click on …

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Graduating Students Must Attend Grad Finale Wed., March 24 or Thurs., March 25

All graduating students planning to participate in Commencement must attend the Grad Finale in the Kanbar Campus Center Performance Space between Noon and 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 24 or Thursday, March 25 to pick up apparel, tickets and other …

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Coach Magee honored by Mayor Nutter at City Hall, reported CBS3, ABC6, Fox 29 and SportsNet

Men’s basketball coach Herb Magee, who recently became the winningest all-NCAA men’s coach in history, was honored by Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter at a City Hall ceremony March 9, reported CBS3, ABC6, Fox 29 and Comcast SportsNet.

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