Monthly Archives: January 2011

PhilaU Graduates Featured in ‘Emerging Fashion Designers 1’ Publication

Three Philadelphia University graduates – Kelly Davis ’09, Thomas De Jesus ’09 and Gretchen Harris ’09 – are featured in the recently published book, Emerging Fashion Designers 1, which showcases the work of young, talented designers from around the country. …

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Spring 2011 Courses Begin Wed., Jan. 12

The Spring 2011 semester begins Wednesday, Jan. 12. Click here for the Spring 2011 Academic Calendar. For a full calendar of Philadelphia University events, visit the University calendar.

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Winter START Held Tues., Jan. 11

The one-day Winter START session for all new students, including freshmen, transfer and international students, will take place Tuesday, Jan. 11. The START program is a fun and exciting way for incoming students to make the transition to life at …

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Sen. Specter could lecture at PhilaU as university plans for library in his name, the Inquirer reports

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Arlen Specter may lecture at Philadelphia University, which is planning a library to house his papers, as part of his post-Senate career plans, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Jan. 5.  Specter, who will teach at the University of …

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Women’s basketball coach Shirley closing in on 600 wins, Inquirer reports

Women’s basketball coach Tom Shirley is approaching the 600-win mark, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Jan. 5.  A win on Thursday against winless Georgian Court would put Shirley in position to reach 600 on Saturday at Felician.

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Basketball’s Brennan Reaches 1,000 Points; Brennan and Connolly Earn CACC Honors

Senior forward Kate Brennan was honored as the CACC “Player of the Week” following her 28-point-scoring game Dec. 30 against Kutztown. Brennan reached 1,000 career points during the game. The women’s team (6-3, 2-1 CACC) will return to action 4 …

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President’s Downtown Reception to be held Wed., Feb. 23

Join President Stephen Spinelli Jr., Ph.D., the deans, faculty and fellow alumni for the third Annual President’s Downtown Reception on Wednesday, Feb. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. The event will be held in Dinosaur Hall at the Academy of …

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