Monthly Archives: July 2012

Philadelphia University Launches PhilaU Online

Philadelphia University has launched PhilaU Online to enable students across the nation—and around the world—to pursue the same quality undergraduate and graduate degrees that are available to the University’s on-campus students. PhilaU Online employs the latest online delivery models to …

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Philly’s Rysheed Jordan stands out at Reebok Breakout at PhilaU: Daily News

Philadelphia high school hoopster Rysheed Jordan was a standout at the Reebok Breakout Challenge at PhilaU, the Philadelphia Daily News reported July 17.  Watch the video for reporter Dick Jerardi’s interview with Jordan.

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PhilaU fashion alum and Incubator designer Kaitlyn Doherty featured in Philadelphia Weekly

Kaitlyn Doherty, a PhilaU fashion design alumna and designer for Philadelphia’s Fashion Incubator at Macy’s, was profiled in Philadelphia Weekly July 16.

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Reebok basketball camp at PhilaU draws top players, coaches: WHYY Newsworks, Bleacher Report

The Reebok Breakout Challenge basketball camp, at PhilaU July 11 to 13, showcased top high school players, NBA stars and drew top national coaches scouting the prospects, reported WHYY Newsworks July 16.  Bleacher Report ran stories on Orlando Magic’s Jameer Nelson and Boston Celtics’ Jason …

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Physician Assistant Studies Class of 2013 Officially Embarks on Clinical Career with White Coat Ceremony

Students in the M.S. in Physician Assistant Studies (PA) Class of 2013 took the first major step toward their future careers in medicine on July 12, participating in the University’s annual White Coat Ceremony in The Kanbar Campus Center. Each …

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Hoop Dreams Abound as NBA Stars Mentor High School Athletes at Reebok Camp at PhilaU

John Wall, who was the top NBA draft pick in 2010, had his breakout moment on Herb Magee Court in the summer of 2007.  A virtual unknown when he came to the Reebok basketball showcase after doing well in earlier …

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Coaches look for promising players at Reebok camp at PhilaU: The Daily News

The nation’s top basketball coaches are camped out at PhilaU this week for the Reebok Breakout Challenge, scouting young talent for future recruits, the Philadelphia Daily News reported July 13.

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PhilaU hosts top high school hoopsters at Reebok Breakout Challenge: CBSPhilly, KYW Newsradio

The Reebok Breakout Challenge at PhilaU July 11 to 13 welcomes 140 of the nation’s top high school basketball players for competitive games and skills training and a look from the top college coaches around the country, reported CBSPhilly and KYW …

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Midwifery Professors Author New Textbook

Cindy Farley, PhD, midwifery program co-director, and Nell L. Tharpe, adjunct faculty and alumna of the Midwifery Institute at Philadelphia University, collaborated with Robin G. Jordan, PhD, course coordinator of antepartum care at Frontier Nursing University, for the publication of …

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PhilaU Hosts Reebok Basketball Camp for Top High School Hoopsters

Philadelphia University will welcome some of the nation’s best high school basketball players as they compete for the attention of top collegiate coaches and scouts at the 2012 Reebok Breakout Challenge from Wednesday, July 11 through Friday, July 13, at …

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