Monthly Archives: May 2016

Alum’s A/C Design Raises $400K and Counting

PhilaU Graduate ID Program alum Don Pancoe (‘14) is part of the team behind Noria, a complete re-think of window-mounted air conditioning. The design dramatically cuts the size of the standard window-unit air conditioner while retaining 5,000 BTU of cooling … Continue reading

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PhilaU ID Senior Wins Award for Smart Glasses to Help Hearing Impaired

Philadelphia University industrial design senior Renee Kakareko won $5,000 to further develop oLIVE Devices, her company that provides “smart” eyewear for the hearing impaired, at the 2nd annual JAZ Tank pitch competition held April 27 in the Kanbar Campus Center. … Continue reading

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ID Freshmen Win evoHaX Competition

An all-freshman team of PhilaU ID students recently claimed the top prize in the April 30th evoHaX competition, part of Philly Tech Week 2016. Adam Hecht, David Kahn and Alexander Tholl bested an array of other teams from local universities and … Continue reading

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