Monthly Archives: September 2009

Design Center Lace in Translation exhibited featured in Roxborough Review

The Design Center’s new exhibit Lace in Translation, which opened Sept. 24, was featured in The Roxborough Review Sept. 30.

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Pioneer in Experience Design Nathan Shedroff to Present Lecture Oct. 8

Nathan Shedroff, author of Design is the Problem: The Future of Design Must Be Sustainable, will present a lecture on campus Thursday, Oct. 8 at 11 a.m. in the Tuttleman Auditorium. The lecture is free and open to the University …

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PhilaU Celebrates LGBT History Month

Philadelphia University will celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) History Month with a series of events during the month of October. “For a community deprived of its history, LGBT History Month teaches our heritage, provides role models, builds community, …

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Help Tell the Philadelphia University 125th Anniversary Story

Public Relations is working on a 125th Anniversary story for the next issue of Innovator Magazine and the 125th Anniversary web site. We are creating a list of 125 great things about Philadelphia University that could include moments, milestones, ideas, …

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Sustainable Design Program award from U.S. Green Building Council featured in Interiors and Sources

The M.S. in Sustainable Design program, which received the 2009 Excellence in Green Building Education Recognition Award from the U.S. Green Building Council, was featured in Interiors & Sources Sept. 30.

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Design Center Director Hilary Jay talks about DesignPhiladelphia festival to KYW News

Hilary Jay, executive director of The Design Center, previewed the DesignPhiladelphia citywide event that will take place Oct. 7-13, as reported by KYW Newsradio Sept. 29.  Jay is executive director of DesignPhiladelphia, which will offer more than 125 events throughout the city at its fifth …

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Homecoming and Family Day Festivities this Week

On October 2-3 Philadelphia University will welcome alumni, families and friends to celebrate Homecoming and Family Day and to honor the University’s 125th Anniversary. Kicking off the weekend’s events, the finale of PhilaU’s newest tradition, the Royal Ram Competition, will …

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Increased Internet Bandwidth

The Office of Information Resources at Philadelphia University has recently increased the amount of Internet bandwidth from 45 megabytes to 100 megabytes. With this bandwidth increase, faculty, staff and students on campus will experience improved performance connecting to the internet. …

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PhilaU Celebrates the Jewish Holiday Sukkot

The weather is cooling down, and the leaves are falling. Could there be a better time to sit in a hut? Sukkot is the Jewish holiday commemorating the time that the Israelites spent living in temporary dwellings while wandering in …

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PhilaU Athletics Unveils New Cell Phone/Email Score Updates

The Philadelphia University Athletic Department has unveiled its newest fan feature, using cell phone and email technology. Ram fans can now receive free cell phone and email scores and updates from the latest PhilaU Athletic events. “We’re excited to be …

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