Monthly Archives: August 2015

PhilaU Fashion Programs Among Best in World: Philadelphia Magazine

Philadelphia University fashion programs were lauded as among the best in the world by Business of Fashion’s new global study, Philadelphia magazine reported Aug. 26. Read the PhilaU Today story here.

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PhilaU Fashion Programs Ranked Among Top Globally by Business of Fashion

  Philadelphia University’s undergraduate and graduate fashion programs were ranked among the top programs worldwide in the just-released Business of Fashion Global Fashion School Rankings. In particular, PhilaU undergraduate fashion programs were ranked 4th in learning experience, while graduate programs …

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PhilaU Starts Physician Assistant Studies Program in New Jersey: Philadelphia Business Journal

Philadelphia University’s nationally recognized master’s program in physician assistant studies welcomed the first class of students to its New Jersey program, the Philadelphia Business Journal reported Aug. 25.  PhilaU president Stephen Spinelli Jr. and Michael Dryer, executive dean of the College of …

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Sigma Nu Cyclists Raising Funds For Pancreatic Cancer Aid

Starting at noon today, members of PhilaU’s Sigma Nu fraternity will cycle for 36 hours straight on a stationary bike outside the Kanbar Campus Center to raise funds for the Pancreatic Action Network. About a dozen members of the Mu Pi …

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PhilaU Fashion Programs Ranked Among Tops in World: Philadelphia Inquirer, CEOWorld

Philadelphia University’s fashion programs have been ranked among the top schools in the world by Business of Fashion in its first global fashion school rankings report, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported Aug. 25. PhilaU undergraduate fashion programs were ranked 16th and …

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PhilaU Fashion Programs Ranked Among Top Globally: The New York Times

Philadelphia University’s undergraduate and graduate fashion programs were ranked among the top 20 internationally in the just-released Business of Fashion’s Global Fashion School Rankings, the New York Times reported Aug. 24. PhilaU was ranked 16th for undergraduate fashion programs and …

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PhilaU Welcomes New Students at 2015 Convocation Ceremony

Philadelphia University welcomed an excited crowd of some 650 new students and their families at the 2015 Convocation ceremony on Aug. 20. “Today marks the beginning of your journey of turning your passion into your profession,” President Stephen Spinelli Jr. …

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Physician Assistant Studies Class of ’15 Celebrates Commencement

In front of a joyful crowd of family, friends and faculty members, 42 physician assistant studies students celebrated their commencement on Aug. 14, reciting the oath to carry out their responsibilities as health care providers with honesty and dedication. Class …

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Industrial Design Students Create Back-To-School Products for Target: 6ABC, Yahoo! News

Four Philadelphia University industrial design students created innovative products for Target’s back-to-school line, 6ABC reported Aug. 11. Students Nick Friez, Chloe Muller, Anthony Maladra and Sam Pawlak and faculty members Mike Leonard and Lyn Godley were interviewed for the segment. …

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Matt Dane Baker Named Provost at PhilaU: Inside Higher Ed

Matt Dane Baker has been named provost of Philadelphia University, Inside Higher Ed reported Aug. 12.

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