Monthly Archives: August 2017

76 Jefferson Student-Athletes Named DII Academic Achievement Award Winners

The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) Athletic Department had 76 student-athletes named 2016-17 recipients of the Academic Achievement Award by the Division 2 Athletics Directors Association (D2 ADA). Jefferson had the highest number of student-athletes honored in the …

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Jefferson College of Nursing Welcomes Students at Abington-Dixon Campus: 6ABC, CBS3

Jefferson College of Nursing welcomed more than 80 students to the new bachelor of nursing program on the Abington-Dixon Campus, 6ABC and CBS3 reported Aug. 28.

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Jefferson Launches BSN Program at Abington-Dixon Campus

Jefferson College of Nursing officially launched its Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at the Abington-Dixon Campus on Aug. 28, welcoming 85 students in the inaugural class at orientation and a kick-off ceremony. The students were greeted by Steve Spinelli …

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Strategic Design MBA Founding Director to Help Decide Fate of Rizzo Statue: Philadelphia Inquirer

Natalie Nixon, PhD., founding director of the University’s Strategic Design MBA program and the G. Allen Mebane IV ’52 Chair for Design Thinkers, is a member of the Philadelphia Art Commission which will determine the fate of city’s Frank Rizzo …

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Jefferson Hosts Entrepreneurial Showcase Aug. 26 at EnvisionFEST

More than 30 entrepreneurial-minded students and recent graduates will display their products, services, apps, prototypes, art and other creations at the EnvisionFEST showcase Aug. 26 at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) — East Falls Campus. Physician assistant studies student …

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New Nexus Learning Hubs Among Major Campus Upgrades

The University recently completed several key projects to enhance the student experience, support Nexus Learning and improve sustainability results. One major initiative is the opening of two new Nexus Learning Hubs, including one in Tuttleman 206, which has additional features not …

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Graphic Design Director Baseman’s Work to Be Featured at Penn State Exhibition

Frank Baseman, professor and director of the graphic design communication program at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University), will have his work on display at Penn State University starting next month. The “Rebus Quotes and Other Typographic Explorations” exhibit …

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Faculty Member Stuart Lehrman Exhibits Work at Camera USA Show

The photography of adjunct faculty member Stuart Lehrman was on display this summer at the national Camera USA 2017 exhibition presented by the Naples Art Association in Naples, Fla. He printed the work, part of his “Road Rage” photo series, at …

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Rahming Signed to Play Soccer for Jefferson Rams: Bahamas Local

Christopher Rahming, Jr. has signed to play college soccer with Thomas Jefferson University (formerly Philadelphia University), in Philadelphia, a DII power house, this fall, Bahamas Local reported Aug. 10.

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University Holds Convocation Ceremony to Welcome Students: 6ABC

Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University)-East Falls Campus marked the start of academic year with a Convocation ceremony to welcome new students to campus, 6ABC reported Aug. 17 at 6 p.m.  

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