Monthly Archives: November 2008

PhilaU Students Present at National Higher Education Sustainability Conference

Ted Layton and Kyle Ramey, members of the Student Organization for Sustainable Action (SOSA) at PhilaU, presented at the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) 2008 Conference “Working Together for Sustainability – On Campus and Beyond” …

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Woodland Named 2008 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Field Hockey Performer of the Year

Philadelphia University senior forward Brooke Woodland has been named the 2008 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Field Hockey Performer of the Year. Woodland is one of 12 student-athletes selected to the Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Field Hockey Team. The team is …

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Emerging Leaders Program Celebrates Fall 2008 Class

“Leadership is using one’s strengths to unite, guide, and enable a group of people toward a common goal and vision, which sets out to evoke positive, sustainable change in addressing the needs of others.” This is the definition of leadership …

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PhilaU Honors Magee’s Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame Induction

The Philadelphia University community honored Coach Herb Magee for his induction into the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame at the first men’s basketball home game Wednesday, Nov. 19. Coach Magee’s induction is just one of the many milestones and accomplishments …

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SGA Sponsors Fall Fest Sat., Nov. 22

Faculty, staff, alumni and the community are invited to participate in the Student Government Association’s Fall Fest on Saturday, Nov. 22 from noon to 3 p.m. on the University’s Main Campus Quad (in front of the Gutman Library). Games and …

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Industrial Design Space Grand Opening Fri., Nov. 21

Join Industrial Design faculty, students, alumni and friends of the University at the official grand opening event of the new Industrial Design Space on Friday, Nov. 21 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on the first floor of Hayward Hall. Industrial …

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Accounting Society Hosts Annual Accounting Forum Thurs., Nov. 20

The PhilaU Accounting Society will host its annual Accounting Forum on Thursday, Nov. 20 at 6 p.m. in the Kanbar Campus Center Performance Space. The forum brings PhilaU faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends together to discuss various aspects of …

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Great American Smokeout Thurs., Nov. 20

Student Health Services at PhilaU is encouraging students interested in smoking cessation to visit the Health Center Thursday, Nov. 20 as part of the national Great American Smokeout campaign. Student Health Services will be offering information about smoking cessation and …

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Visiting Fulbright Scholar Aloviddin Nazarov in The Roxborough Review

Visiting Fulbright Scholar Aloviddin Nazarov of Tajikstan, who spent six weeks teaching about Islam at Philadelphia University and in the community, was featured in the Nov. 19 Roxborough Review.   Russell Kleinbach, a professor of sociology and former Fulbright Scholar who hosted Nazarov, said …

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President Spinelli talks about entrepreneurship opportunities to university students, the Courier-Post reports

President Spinelli talked about finding entrepreneurship opportunities, even during difficult financial times, to Rowan University business students Nov. 17, the Courier-Post (N.J.) reported Nov. 19.  Addressing the students during Global Entrepreneurship Week, he said, “Where other people see barriers and chaos, the entrepreneur looks at the …

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