Monthly Archives: November 2012

Student Volunteers Display Final Projects at Service Learning Showcase

For students in Serve 101, this week was the culmination of many hours of volunteer work and community service throughout the semester. Students, faculty and staff gathered in The Kanbar Campus Center Performance Space for the annual Service Learning Showcase, …

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A Wealth of Possibilities: Alum’s New Book Shares Tips for a Flourishing Family Life

After more than 25 years of advising wealthy families as an investment manager and human capital consultant, Ellen Perry ’82, a Philadelphia University alumna, has seen that financial success doesn’t always lead to a happy and flourishing family life. Perry, …

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Beth Shepard-Rabadam Named Senior Associate Provost of Academic Affairs

Beth Shepard-Rabadam, an experienced leader in higher education administration with previous experience at Bryn Mawr College and Harvard University, has been appointed as senior associate provost of academic affairs at Philadelphia University. Shepard-Rabadam will work in the Office of the …

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PhilaU Singers and Chamber Ensemble Present Winter Concert 2012 Sunday, Dec 2.

Join the PhilaU Singers and Chamber Ensemble for the Winter Concert 2012 on Sunday, Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. in the Ravenhill Chapel. The concert is free and open to the University community and the public.

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Philadelphia University Welcomes Design, Entreprenurial Spirit to Industrial Legacy Technically Philly

Philadelphia University incorporates cutting-edge technology and an entrepreneurial spirit in its undergraduate and graduate programs, Technically Philly reported Nov. 19. The article highlights PhilaU’s industrial design, interactive design and media and geodesign programs for their innovative educational approach.

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Take a Virtual Tour of the DEC Center

Philadelphia University officially dedicated the Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce and opened the University’s new DEC Center, a 38,500 square-foot building that will support the Kanbar College curriculum. Take a virtual tour of the new center and see …

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Architecture and Design Faculty Speak at Design on the Delaware Conference

Several professors from Philadelphia University will speak at the annual Design on the Delaware Conference starting Thursday, Nov. 14. Landscape architecture professors Kim Douglas and Claudia Goetz Phillips will give a talk about sustainable design methodologies with Rob Fleming, director …

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Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tip-Off Home Openers Tuesday, Nov. 13

The men’s and woman’s basketball teams will take the court Tuesday, Nov. 13 for the first home games of the 2012-13 season. The Rams take on University of the Sciences, with the women’s game starting at 6 p.m., followed by …

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PhilaU Dedicates the Naming of the Kanbar College and Officially Opens the DEC Center

Philadelphia University officially dedicated the naming of the Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce and opened the DEC Center in a ceremony on Nov. 8, unveiling the new multi-purpose building on campus that is as innovative and unique as …

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Philadelphia University Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Gutman Library

Philadelphia University celebrated the 20th anniversary of the Paul J. Gutman Library on Nov. 9 with a special reception and ceremony. Gutman library, named after the son of the late Alvin Gutman, a long-time member of the University’s Board of …

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