Monthly Archives: November 2017

Fifth Class Graduates from Jefferson’s Academy of Municipal Innovation

The fifth class of the Academy for Municipal Innovation (AMI), a unique collaboration between Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) and the city of Philadelphia designed to help city workers innovate in their jobs, graduated Nov. 14. “This is …

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Volleyball Faces Georgian Court in the CACC Semifinals on Saturday

The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) volleyball team will play the Georgian Court Lions in the CACC Semifinals on Saturday, Nov. 18, in New Castle, Del., at the Wilmington University-hosted 2017 CACC Tournament. Action begins at 1 p.m. …

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Students Help Philadelphians in Need: Fox29, 6ABC

Fox29 and 6ABC came to East Falls Campus on Nov. 16 to cover a Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week community service project where dozens of Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) students made more than 1,000 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, care packages …

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Students Help Those in Need During Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week

Dozens of Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) students came together to make 1,200 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, 250 care packages and 50 scarves to deliver to Philadelphians in need. The students are doing their part to serve …

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Industrial Design Students Recognized in Philadelphia Museum of Art Collab Design Competition

Four sophomore industrial design students won awards in the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s 2017 Collab Student Design Competition. Peter Holderith took second place and the $500 prize, and Jessica Monteleone, Zachary Samalonis and Hannah Smythe were honored for design excellence. All four …

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Jefferson Enrolled First Doctoral Midwifery Class in Nation: Politico

Thomas Jefferson University’s doctoral program in midwifery, which enrolled its first class this fall, was the first such program in the nation, Politico reported Nov. 16, noting that SUNY Downstate Medical Center had just approved the second such program.

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Jefferson Fashion Ranked Among Top Programs in World: ANSA Italy

Fashionista has ranked Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) one of the top 25 fashion programs in the world, ANSA Italy reported Nov. 14.

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Surface Imaging Director Ujiie on the Latest Textile Innovations: Home Textiles Today

Hitoshi Ujiie, director of Jefferson’s Center for Excellence in Surface Imaging, discussed the latest in textile innovations at a Nov. 8 conference, Home Textiles Today reported Nov. 15.

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Jefferson Fashion Ranked Among Top Programs in the World: Fashionista

Fashionista has ranked Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) fashion programs among the top 25 programs in the world. This comes on the heels of Fashionista’s report last month that ranked Jefferson fashion programs in the top 10 in …

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Jefferson Fashion Named One of the Top Programs in the World by Fashionista

Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) fashion programs have been ranked among the top 25 programs in the world, according to just-released rankings by the influential fashion web site Fashionista. This latest validation comes on the heels of last …

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