Monthly Archives: December 2016

PhilaU Students Create Wildlife Viewing Blind for GreenAllies

A transdisciplinary team of Philadelphia University students have collaborated with the GreenAllies sustainability foundation and Upper Pottsgrove Township to design and fabricate a wildlife viewing blind to raise awareness of the natural environment. The design-build project was part of PhilaU’s …

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The Biggest Change in Higher Ed May Be at PhilaU, Huffington Post Says

To create value for today’s students, universities must embrace change and prepare students to adapt to the dynamic work environment they will encounter throughout their careers, said Philadelphia University president Stephen Spinelli Jr., in a recent interview with the Huffington …

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Watch the Fox29 Report on PhilaU’s Fashion Pop-Up Shop

Fashion merchandising and management students Alyssa Tomaseck and Ashley Dibona and Nioka Wyatt, program director, were interviewed for a Fox29 segment on PhilaU’s fashion pop-up shop that aired live Dec. 3. Watch the Fox29 report on PhilaU’s pop-up shop here. The …

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President Spinelli On PhilaU’s Model and The Future of Higher Ed: Huffington Post

President Stephen Spinelli Jr. explains how PhilaU’s innovative model of education is leading the way to the future of higher education, in a Huffington Post interview published Dec. 5. “We knew that for today’s and tomorrow’s college students to be successful, …

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PhilaU Student Entrepreneur Scores on Court and in Business: CBSPhilly

PhilaU student entrepreneur Jordan DeCicco ’20 is scoring high on the basketball court and in the business world, CBSPhilly reported Dec. 4. On Saturday, DeCicco posted 14 points and 16 rebounds for the Rams, and recently won the Global Student …

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Women’s Volleyball Drops Heartbreaker to New Haven in NCAA Tournament

The Philadelphia University women’s volleyball team gave the University of New Haven all it could handle in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament Thursday evening at Daemen College, but the Rams came up just short in a nail-biting match …

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Tune In To Fox29 Saturday, Dec. 3 at 8:15 a.m. for PhilaU Pop-Up Shop News

Philadelphia University fashion merchandising and management students Alyssa Tomaseck and Ashley Dibona will be interviewed about this week’s pop-up shop by Fox29 on Saturday, Dec. 3, at 8:15 a.m. The pop-up shop, which featured a wide array of handcrafted items …

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Fashion Students Raised $5,450 for Charity at Pop-Up Shop

Despite the rainy weather outside, the Kanbar Performance Space buzzed with activity as PhilaU fashion merchandising and management students sold their handcrafted merchandise at the Nov. 30 pop-up shop, raising more than $5,400 for charity. Within 10 minutes of opening, …

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PhilaU Fashion Students Raise Funds for Charity at Pop-Up Shop: NBC10

PhilaU fashion merchandising and management students raised more than $5,400 for charity at the Nov. 30 pop-up shop, NBC10 reported Nov. 30 on the noon and 4 p.m. newscasts. The students developed handcrafted items for sale, including denim jackets, chokers, …

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