Monthly Archives: February 2010

Clara Villarosa Presents ‘Down to Business’ Lecture at PhilaU

As part of Philadelphia University’s Unity Week and Black History Month, renowned businesswoman, Clara Villarosa, presented “Down to Business: The First 10 Steps for Entrepreneurship for Women” to the PhilaU community Feb. 25 in the Tuttleman Center Auditorium. During the …

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Coach Magee, winningest NCAA men’s coach, belongs in the Hall of Fame, NY Daily News says

Men’s basketball coach Herb Magee, who became the winningest all-NCAA coach on Feb. 23 with 903 career wins, should be inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, noted sportswriter Dick Weiss said in a Feb. 25 New York Daily …

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Coach Magee wins game 903 to become winningest NCAA coach, reports ESPN, NY Times, AP, Inquirer, Daily News and many others

Men’s basketball coach Herb Magee won his 903rd game to become the winningest all-NCAA coach in history when the Rams beat Goldey-Beacom 76-65 in front of an exhilarated home court crowd on Feb. 23, reported ESPN, The New York Times, AP, USA …

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Magee wins 903 to become the #1 men’s basketball coach with all wins in the NCAA!

Philadelphia University Men’s Basketball Coach Herb Magee notched his 903rd career coaching win Tuesday Night as the Rams defeated Goldey-Beacom College 76-65. With this win, Coach Magee has now passed Bobby Knight’s coaching record of 902 NCAA wins! Passing Knight’s record means Coach Magee …

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PhilaU to Launch New Accelerated A.S. in Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Fall 2010

Philadelphia University will offer a new accelerated Associate of Science degree program in Occupational Therapy Assistant Studies, which will begin in the fall 2010. The program will prepare individuals to practice occupational therapy in multiple settings with people of all …

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Herb Magee, who tied Bob Knight’s record of 902 NCAA wins, featured in NY Times, ESPN & other news outlets

Men’s basketball coach Herb Magee, who won his 902nd NCAA game on Saturday, tying him with Bob Knight, was featured prominently in the news, including in The New York Times Feb. 22, ESPN SportCenter’s Top Ten Feb. 20, The Philadelphia Inquirer Feb. 21, on …

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Basketball Coach Herb Magee, on verge of NCAA record, interviewed on NBC’s 10 Show

Men’s basketball coach Herb Magee, who could top Bobby Knight’s record of 902 all-NCAA wins tomorrow night, was interviewed Feb. 22 on The 10! Show on NBC10.

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Jess Romano pulls down 1,000 rebounds, KYW Newsradio reports

Women’s basketball player Jess Romano became the fourth player in PhilaU history to pull down 1,000 rebounds in a win over University of the Sciences this week, KYW Newradio 1060 reported.  She’s also a member of the 1,000-point club.  Romano …

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PhilaU Students Compete in FXI Sleep Product Competition, 6ABC and Inquirer report

PhilaU design, engineering and business students collaborated to design innovative new sleep products for an FXI-sponsored competition, 6ABC reported Feb. 18 on the 5 p.m. news.  The four finalist groups presented their designs, using FXI’s sleep memory foam, to a panel of judges earlier that day. A …

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Coach Magee, coming up on 902 wins, featured in Phila Daily News

Men’s basketball coach Herb Magee, who has won 901 career wins in a tremendous 43-year career, was featured Feb. 19 in the Philadelphia Daily News.  Current assistant Dick DeLaney, who coached West Chester for 21 seasons, and former assistant Steve Donohue, now …

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