Monthly Archives: January 2010

Ram Pride: Be Part of the Excitement and Cheer on Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams

Be part of the excitement and cheer on the PhilaU Rams men’s and women’s basketball teams as they approach the end of the regular season.  As of Friday, Jan. 29, Coach Herb Magee has 895 wins and is just five …

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Schools of Architecture and Design and Media host Spring 2010 Lecture Series

The Schools of Architecture and Design and Media have teamed up to present an exciting and thought-provoking Spring 2010 Lecture Series. The series will bring influential design thinkers to speak to the PhilaU community. Topics include a broad range of …

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Philadelphia University Celebrates Black History Month with February Series of Events

Philadelphia University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout February with the theme “Lift Every Voice.” Coordinated through the Office of Student Development Programs, in association with clubs/organizations and classes, events will include on-campus film screenings, …

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‘Schmatta: Rags to Riches to Rags’ Film and Discussion Thurs., Feb. 4

The Fashion Merchandising Program will sponsor an HBO documentary, Schmatta: Rags to Riches to Rags, film viewing and panel discussion Thursday, Feb. 4 at 6:30 p.m. in The Kanbar Campus Center Performance Space. The documentary portrays a history of Manhattan’s …

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Ecoman and the Skeptic, PhilaU’s award-winning green radio show, launches third season Thursday, Jan. 28, 3 to 4 p.m.

Ecoman and the Skeptic, PhilaU’s award-winning green radio show designed to educate, inform and entertain listeners on a wide range of topics relating to sustainability, will kick off its third season Thursday, Jan. 28, from 3 to 4 p.m. The …

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Industrial Design One-Week ‘Sprint’ Challenge Offers Innovative iHome Design Concepts

If you have an iPhone or iPod, chances are you also have an iHome speaker and docking station. Over the past week, Philadelphia University industrial design students worked tirelessly to develop new concepts and designs for four models of the …

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‘A Fashion Epidemic’ Design X Fashion Show Wows Packed Downs Auditorium Jan. 26

Philadelphia University’s fashion design students wowed the packed Downs Hall Auditorium at the 2010 Design X Fashion Show, “A Fashion Epidemic,” Jan. 26, pushing creative boundaries from the fantastical to the sublime. Featuring an array of work inspired by nature, …

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Design X Fashion Show featured on 6ABC

The Design X fashion show, featuring creative and innovative designs made from unconventional materials, was featured Jan. 26 on 6ABC during the 5:30 p.m. news.  Reporter Lisa Thomas-Laury interviewed Clara Henry, fashion design program director, student designers Bianca DePietro and Rachel …

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Fashion Design Senior Faith Anderson Wins Outdoor Retailer Winter Market ‘Project OR’ Student Design Competition

Fashion design senior Faith Anderson was named the winner of the 2010 Winter Market “Project OR,” a 48-hour concept-to-prototype student design competition meant to inspire innovative winter outdoor fashion, yesterday at the Outdoor Retailer trade show in Salt Lake City, …

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Students: Join President Spinelli for an Online Chat Wed., Jan 27

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS: Join President Stephen Spinelli Jr., Ph.D., for a live chat on Wednesday, Jan. 27 from 7 to 8 p.m. at www.PhilaU.edu/president/chat. President Spinelli will provide the latest news on our exciting Strategic Plan initiatives and answer your …

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