Monthly Archives: May 2010

Four New Members Inducted Into PhilaU Athletics Hall of Fame

Four alumni became the newest members of the Philadelphia University Athletics Hall of Fame May 14 at an induction ceremony in The Tuttleman Center Auditorium. David A. Gingras ’69, cross country; Robert Lockyer ’68, athletics patron and member of the …

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President Spinelli and New Graduates Join Mayor Nutter and Bill Cosby to Celebrate ‘Philly Graduates from College’

Philadelphia University 2010 graduates and President Stephen Spinelli Jr., Ph.D., joined Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter and actor, comedian and community activist Bill Cosby on the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art to celebrate college graduates from the Philadelphia region …

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Women’s Wear Daily reports on PhilaU Fashion Show

The 2010 Fashion Show and award-winning student designers Rachel Wendling, Meg Dewey and Amanda Vereb were featured in Women’s Wear Daily (page 15) May 17.  The story also mentioned honorees Allen Sirkin, Robert Cordaro, Andrew Vecchione and Alvin Gutman, and alumnus …

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Fulbright winner Malcolm Ingram featured in Philadelphia Inquirer

Malcolm Ingram, whose success both on the basketball court and in the classroom has earned him sports accolades and a prestigious Fulbright fellowship, was featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer May 15.  Men’s basketball coach Herb Magee and Marcella McCoy Deh, honors …

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Industrial design collaborative class featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer

The Industrial Design BUILD studio class, in which sophomores collaborate with industry partners to design products, was featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer May 14.   Students Kristen Mathas, whose My ‘Stache Flask was the top design this semester, Brendan Feucht, Aodh …

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Architecture Students Win Honorable Mention in ‘Green’ Competition

Third-year architecture students Amanda Bardman and Sara Schmidt received honorable mention in the Delaware Valley Green Building Council’s Student Design Competition for their project titled Philly Love Bike Park. Bardman and Schmidt’s plan would create a new bike lane and …

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Be Part of Kelly’s Ride Sat., June 5

The fifth and final Kelly’s Ride – a charity bike ride ending at the Jersey shore that helps support the Kelly Marie Vogdes Scholarship at Philadelphia University – is scheduled for Saturday, June 5. For more information, go to www.kellysride.com/. …

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PhilaU Fashion Show featured in Philadelphia Inquirer

Philadelphia University’s 2010 Fashion Show, featuring the best of this year’s student designs, was showcased in The Philadelphia Inquirer May 12.  Designers Jill Garvey, Nicole Dudley, Helene Curley, Christi Jefferson, Bianca De Pietro and Rachel Wendling were highlighted in the story.  …

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2010 Senior Design Show May 12-16

Philadelphia University’s 2010 Senior Design Show will take place Wednesday, May 12 to Sun., May 16 in The Gallagher Athletic, Recreation and Convocation Center, Bucky Harris Gymnasium. The show is free and open to the public. Celebrate the achievements of …

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Philadelphia University’s 2010 Fashion Show May 8 ‘A Tribute to Elegance’

An inspiring “Tribute to Elegance” with vibrant colors, stunning designs and innovative styles strutted down the runway at this year’s Fashion Show May 8 at the majestic Academy of Music as part of “An Evening of Innovation” presented by the …

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