Monthly Archives: October 2010

PhilaU Residences at Falls Center Opening Fall 2011

The Philadelphia University Residences at Falls Center will house more than 370 PhilaU students in this newly renovated, multi-purpose site less than a mile from campus located at 3300 Henry Avenue. Students will begin living in the residences fall 2011. …

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Senior Business Students Win First Toys”R”Us, Inc., Case Competition

Five seniors business majors won the $4,000 top prize for their online, birthday party planning service as part of a four-day business plan competition sponsored by international retailer Toys“R”Us, Inc. The winning team included Tiffany Taylor, Stephanie Santana, Gloria Curry, …

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University Launches B.S. in Construction Management Program

Philadelphia University will offer the B.S. in Construction Management for new, incoming students beginning fall 2011. Current students interested in the program can begin taking core courses in January 2011. Construction managers play an integral role in the development, construction …

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Paul J. Gutman Library Holds Open House for Learning Instruction Space

Philadelphia University’s Paul J. Gutman Library held an open house for the new, state-of-the-art Learning Instruction Space (LIS) on Oct. 18. Located on the main floor of the Gutman Library, the space was made possible by a Library Services and …

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‘HealthyU at PhilaU’ November Lunch and Learn Series

Each month, the Lunch and Learn Series will contain exciting, educational discussions addressing various health-related topics based on national health observances. All wellness workshops are open to the University community and will take place in The Gallagher Center PE Classroom. …

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University Hosts Same-Sex Marriage Symposium

The Law and Society program and the Office of Student Development hosted a Same-Sex Marriage Symposium on Oct. 26 in a packed Tuttleman Auditoriuam. Issues discussed included the state of California’s Proposition 8 and how the U.S. Supreme Court may …

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MBA Students Learn Executive Skills at Fall Leadership Luncheon Series

Andrew “Drew” Morrisroe ’96, M ’99, president and CEO of CTN Solutions and member of the Philadelphia University Board of Trustees, spoke to one-year MBA students this semester as part of the fall Leadership Lessons Lecture Series, advising students to …

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Physician Assistant Studies Program Celebrates PA Week

The Physician Assistant Studies Program celebrated PA Week with community service activities on campus. PA Week commemorates the founding of the PA profession during the late 1960s, and is historically held in early October. Students in the Class of 2012 …

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Students Compete in Eco-Challenge, Commit to More Sustainable Living

PhilaU Townhouses C, D and H are taking sustainability to the next level as they compete in a month-long Eco-Challenge in October. Hosted by the University’s Sustainability Committee, the students living in the three Townhouses are challenged to not only …

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Alpha Lambda Delta Holds Chapter Installation and Induction Ceremony

“I accept membership in national Alpha Lambda Delta … with the understanding that in doing so I accept the responsibility … continuing to maintain its standards of service, of industry, and of integrity … and of giving support to the …

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