Monthly Archives: July 2010

Niema Golphin named assistant track coach, Inquirer reports

Niema Golphin, an eight-time All-American at Azusa Pacific University, was named PhilaU’s assistant cross country/track coach, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported July 29.

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Architecture alumna featured in Phila Inquirer Business article on Skanska USA

Architectural studies alumna Jennifer Pilgrim is one of twelve new 2010 hires by Skanska USA Building Inc., according to a business story in the July 25 Philadelphia Inquirer.  Pilgrim was hired in June as a project engineer.  Bucking the national downturn in the industry, the Blue …

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PhilaU Red Dress competition winners featured in Philadelphia Inquirer

PhilaU fashion design students who won the American Heart Association’s Red Dress Design Competition were featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer July 14.  The three top winning designs were modeled in a fashion show at the June 11 Go Red for Women …

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Wilhelmina models strutted at Philadelphia U. fashion show, Inquirer reports

Wilhelmina modeling agency, which opened a Philadelphia office recently, provided models for the Philadelphia University fashion show in May, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported July 14 in a story on the agency’s new local office.

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Five PhilaU athletes named Academic All-Stars, Inquirer reports

Five PhilaU student-athletes were named Academic All-Stars for 2009-2010, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported July 13.  In addition, Tyler Mentzer was named player of the year for baseball.  The other PhilaU Academic All-Stars are Thomas Ferree-Gooding, Carolyn Steinberg and Briana Zelinski for rowing, and Daniela Rodriguez for …

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President Spinelli elected to Visiting Nurses Association board, the Inquirer reports

President Spinelli has been elected to the board of trustees of the Visiting Nurses Association of Greater Philadelphia, a not-for-profit provider of 24-hour in-home health care, according to the July 12 Philadelphia Inquirer.

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Malcolm Ingram ’10 Named CACC Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Philadelphia University’s basketball and academic standout Malcolm Ingram ’10 was named one of two 2009-10 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Scholar-Athletes of the Year. Ingram, who graduated with an international business degree, is the recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship. Ingram, from …

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Natalie Nixon talks about what not to wear to work in summer on Fox29

Natalie Nixon, associate professor of fashion industry management, counted down the five things that are never appropriate to wear to work during summer on Fox 29‘s 5 p.m. news July 1.  The worst offender: flip flops.  Watch the video clip to …

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