Monthly Archives: February 2016

Women’s Coach Tom Shirley Wins 700th Career Game Feb. 6

Philadelphia University women’s basketball head coach Tom Shirley became only the third women’s coach in NCAA DII history to earn 700 career wins when the Rams defeated host Dominican College 59-54 in a Central Atlantic Collegiate conference contest Feb. 6. …

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Philip Russel Appointed Dean of Graduate Education: Chronicle of Higher Education

The appointment of Philip Russel, interim dean of the School of Business Administration, to dean of graduate education was reported Feb. 8 in The Chronicle of Higher Education.

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PhilaU Students Learn About Bridge-Year Opportunities

Interested in impacting the lives of high-poverty children after graduation? Or maybe applying for a Fulbright Scholarship to teach in a developing country? Philadelphia University students interested in post-graduate service opportunities heard about the experiences of recent alumni who have …

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First PhilaU Physician Assistant Studies Students Enrolled in NJ Program: Press of Atlantic City

The first class of Philadelphia University Physician Assistant Studies students in the New Jersey program are midway through their first year in the growing program, the Press of Atlantic City reported Feb. 2. The PA program in New Jersey, which …

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Prof. Philip Russel Talks About Bankruptcy Procedures: Roxborough Review

Finance Professor Philip Russel discussed bankruptcy procedures in an article on a local restaurant filing for Chapter 11 protection, The Roxborough Review reported Feb. 2.

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Assistant Professor Jeffrey Klemens Wins First Place at Teaching Conference

A research poster on collaborative learning methods presented by Jeffrey Klemens, assistant professor of biology, was awarded first place at Temple University’s 14th annual Conference on Teaching Excellence on Jan. 20. Klemens was one of eight PhilaU faculty members who …

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PhilaU Fans Cheer On Rams At ESPN Games of the Week

PhilaU Ram fans filled the stands and cheered on the men’s and women’s basketball teams during the live-streamed ESPN3 games of the week Jan 30 in the Gallagher Athletic Center. The women, who were playing for head coach Tom Shirley’s …

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