Monthly Archives: November 2012

Fashion Students Sell Handmade Apparel and Accessories to Benefit ChemoClothes

Fashion merchandising and management students will be selling homemade items on campus to support ChemoClothes, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing financial support to families affected by cancer on Wednesday, Nov. 28. The sale will take place in the Downs …

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Philadelphia Fashion Incubator at Macy’s Now Accepting Applications for 2013 Residency

The Philadelphia Fashion Incubator at Macy’s Center City is currently accepting applications from emerging fashion designers for the 2013 residency. Designers interested in applying should be planning to start (or have already started) their own fashion business in the City …

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PhilaU interior design students win KlingStubbins awards: The Roxborough Review

PhilaU students posted a great showing at this year’s KlingStubbins competition, with six interior design students named award winners, The Roxborough Review reported Nov. 6.  The student winners include: Sarah Schaub, Sarah Sapowycz, Julie Riley, Tia Ryan, Shannon Rafferty and Colleen Barry.

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Philadelphia University to Launch M.S. in Geodesign

Philadelphia University is launching a new M.S. in Geodesign, an innovative program that utilizes a sophisticated design framework and advanced technology for professionals to use in planning and designing sustainable built and natural environments. The M.S. in Geodesign is one …

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Happy 94th Birthday to Dick Webb, Physical Plant Staff Member for 39 Years and Counting

Nearly four decades ago, Dick Webb reported to work at Philadelphia University, and he’s been coming to work ever since. The University extends a heartfelt happy 94th birthday to Dick, who has faithfully served PhilaU as a member of the …

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M.S. in Geodesign announced in Inside Higher Ed

PhilaU’s M.S. in Geodesign was featured as a new program in Inside Higher Ed on Nov. 2.

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Coach Magee’s Rams Take on Former PhilaU Star Pat Chambers and Penn State

Hall of Fame Coach Herb Magee will lead Philadelphia University’s men’s basketball team against his former point guard and current Penn State coach Pat Chambers ’94 on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 4 p.m. The game — the Rams’ second exhibition …

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Dr. Spinelli noted as entrepreneur teaching the next generation: CNBC

President Stephen Spinelli Jr. was featured as one of 11 entrepreneurs who are teaching the next generation on CNBC Oct. 31. An entrepreneur who made the leap to academia, Spinelli is president of a university that “has an intense focus on …

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