Monthly Archives: November 2016

PhilaU Students Help Local Community at Hunger and Homelessness Event

Some 125 Philadelphia University students turned out during free period Nov. 17 to make more than 1,300 sandwiches, blankets and care packages for three community organizations that serve people in need. “With the holiday season right around the corner, people …

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New M.S. in Real Estate Development Will Address 21st-Century Built Environment

Philadelphia University is starting a new M.S. in Real Estate Development Program focused on preparing students to address economic, social and ecological issues when developing commercial, industrial, institutional and residential real estate projects in the 21st century. The graduate program …

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Formaldehyde In Airline Uniforms Could Be Cause of Health Problems, Sunderland Tells KYW Newsradio

Health problems related to American Airlines’ new uniforms are likely caused by formaldehyde, a commonly used chemical in clothing, Philadelphia University textile engineer Mark Sunderland told KYW Newsradio in an interview that aired Nov. 16 throughout the morning. “It gives …

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Hall-of-Fame Coach Herb Magee Kicks Off 50th Season at PhilaU with Three Straight Wins

Hall-of-Fame Coach Herb Magee opened his 50th season as head coach of the Philadelphia University men’s basketball team with an 83-78 win Nov. 12 at home against University of the District of Columbia. The Rams followed that up the next …

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Hall-of-Fame Basketball Coach Magee Enters 50th Season at PhilaU: Philadelphia Inquirer

Hall-of-Fame basketball coach Herb Magee kicks off his 50th season as head coach at Philadelphia University this weekend, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Nov. 11. “Just when you think Herb Magee couldn’t achieve another milestone, one comes along – a big …

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Cheer on the Rams and Celebrate Coach Magee’s 50th Season

Cheer on the Rams at this weekend’s first men’s basketball home games and celebrate Hall-of-Fame Coach Herb Magee’s 50th season at Philadelphia University. On Saturday, Nov. 12, at 1 p.m. the Rams take on District of Columbia, and on Sunday, …

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PhilaU Students Make Finals in Independence/Jefferson Health Hack

Two Philadelphia University students made the finals in the second annual Independence/Jefferson Health Hack. The hackathon, which took place Nov. 4 to 6, invited interdisciplinary teams of healthcare professionals, engineers, developers, designers, entrepreneurs and students to dream up new ways …

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Celebrate International Education Month at PhilaU

Celebrate International Education Month this November at Philadelphia University. Special events for students, staff and faculty include Passport Day, a faculty breakfast social and Fulbright workshop, a Student Voices panel and more: Study Away for Textile Design Thursday, Nov. 10 …

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Strategic Design MBA Director Nixon On Key Ways to Apply Principles: Tech Cocktail

Philadelphia University’s Strategic Design Director Natalie Nixon advised on four key ways to applying strategic design thinking to business, Tech.Co reported Nov. 9.

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PhilaU Architecture Students Presented Plans for Grace Kelly Home: Montgomery News

Philadelphia University architecture students developed plans for Princess Grace Kelly’s former East Falls home, which were presented to her son, Prince Albert of Monaco, who recently bought the property, The Roxborough Review reported Nov. 8. The project was led by PhilaU …

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