Monthly Archives: October 2011

PhilaU landscape architecture students work on Maryland project: The Star Democrat

PhilaU landscape architecture students presented a variety of plans for an 11.5 acre plot of land in Easton, Md., The Star Democrat reported Oct. 12.  A final plan will be selected in spring 2012.

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PhilaU accelerated degree programs help returning students complete college: Metro

PhilaU’s accelerated degree programs in health are designed for adults who have some college credits and who want to complete their degrees, Metro reported Oct. 11.  For instance, the B.S. in Health Sciences “is perfect for someone already working in emergency services–like a paramedic, who already has a …

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Cheer on the Rams Soccer Teams on Senior Day, Saturday, Oct. 22

Show your PhilaU Rams pride this weekend! The women’s soccer team, undefeated since Sept. 3, will play Bloomfield College on Senior Day this Saturday, Oct. 22 at 2:30 p.m. for the last home game of the regular season. Rams fans …

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PhilaU Chapter of Colleges Against Cancer Receives National Honors

Philadelphia University’s chapter of Colleges Against Cancer was recently honored with regional and national awards for their commitment to the fighting cancer, including hosting more than 20 fundraising and educational events during the 2010-11 academic year. The campus organization was …

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Internationally Recognized Graphic Design Expert to Speak on Campus, Wednesday, Oct. 19

PhilaU will host a lecture entitled “The Art and Design World” given by Lanny Sommese on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. in the Tuttleman Auditorium. With nearly forty years of industry experience, Sommese has established an internationally distinguished reputation …

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Reception for Coach Herb Magee to be Held on Saturday, Oct. 15

To celebrate the induction of legendary Coach Herb Magee into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2011, Philadelphia University will hold a cocktail reception on Saturday, Oct. 15 at 7 p.m. in The Gallagher Athletic, Recreation and …

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Ram Madness to Tip Off 2011-12 Basketball Season on Thursday, Oct. 13

Get ready to wear your maroon and gray. PhilaU’s annual Ram Madness — a night of school spirit, great giveaways and high energy — will tip off the Rams’ exciting 2011-12 basketball season on Thursday, Oct. 13 from 7 to …

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DEC Dialogues Continue with Smart Design Researcher Ayca Cakmakli, Wednesday, Oct. 12

Smart Design’s Ayca Cakmakli will speak about senior design research in The Kanbar Campus Center Performance Space on Wednesday, Oct. 12 at 6:30 p.m. as part of the DEC Dialogue Series. Cakmakli is a graduate of the Pratt Institute with …

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‘A Conversation with Fashion Icon Tommy Hilfiger’ Set for Tuesday, Oct. 11

(for video from Tommy Hilfiger’s visit to campus, click here) The Philadelphia University community is invited to attend “A Conversation with Fashion Icon Tommy Hilfiger” on Tuesday, October 11 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in The Gallagher Center, Auxiliary Court. …

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