Monthly Archives: December 2008

Tim Butler and his band featured on 6ABC

Tim Butler, director of the The Kanbar Campus Center and student activities, and his band were featured Dec. 21 on 6ABC.

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Philadelphia University launches ‘Innovator Magazine'; first issue available online now

Philadelphia University is pleased to announce Innovator Magazine, a semi-annual publication complete with great information, features about the University, news, awards, honors, accomplishments, class notes and so much more. This issue focuses on the University’s new Strategic Plan; the presidential …

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Happy Holidays from Philadelphia University

Classes will resume Jan. 14, 2009. Click here for the Spring 2009 Academic Calendar. View the 2008 holiday cards designed by graphic and digital design students: www.PhilaU.edu/holidaycard/ www.PhilaU.edu/holidaycard/ designandmedia/studentholidaycard.html

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Assistant Dean McDonald and MBA students who bought gifts for needy family featured on 6ABC

MarySheila McDonald, assistant dean for graduate business programs, and students in the day MBA program who adopted a family through Operation Santa were featured Dec. 17 on the 6ABC news at 6 p.m.  The segment featured students Katie Reutter, Michelle …

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Philadelphia University Hosts Annual Tax Seminar for Industry Professionals

Philadelphia University’s Graduate Business Programs presented the annual Tax Seminar in the Kanbar Campus Center Dec. 9 for tax and industry professionals. The program helped tax and accounting professionals stay up-to-date on issues of importance in the field. Topics addressed …

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Textile Design Exhibition on Display through Dec. 17 at The Design Center

Colorful and intricate knit, print and woven textile designs are on display through Dec. 17 at the Textile Design Exhibition in The Design Center. Undergraduate students Laura Alber and Elizabeth Golato and graduate students Lindsey Baker, Mindy Baker, Brielle Duym, …

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Design Center Director Hilary Jay Appointed to the Mayor’s Cultural Advisory Council

Hilary Jay, executive director of The Design Center at Philadelphia University, has been appointed to the Mayor’s Cultural Advisory Council, a new group of prominent leaders that will advise city leaders on arts and cultural issues. “We have gathered an …

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Polo Ralph Lauren Senior Director Discusses Fashion Product Development

Melissa Schirripa, senior director of design of women’s woven division at Polo Ralph Lauren in New York, gave a presentation on campus Dec. 5 on the role of product development in the fashion industry. Schirripa said that in the fashion …

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Textile Design Exhibition Opening Reception Dec. 5 at The Design Center

An opening reception to celebrate the end-of-semester Textile Design Exhibition will take place Friday, Dec. 5, from 4 to 7 p.m. at The Design Center at Philadelphia University. During the reception, undergraduate students Laura Alber and Elizabeth Golato and graduate …

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Occupational Therapy Poster Presentations Fri., Dec. 5

Philadelphia University Occupational Therapy students will be presenting their term projects focused on evidence-based learning and therapy outcomes on Friday, Dec. 5 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in Hayward Hall Room 230. The University community is invited to meet the …

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