Monthly Archives: October 2017

Jefferson-Monell Proposed Merger Holds Promise for Trailblazing Research: WHYY

The proposed merger of Thomas Jefferson University and Monell Chemical Sciences Center holds promise for collaborative world-class research into the senses, WHYY reported Oct. 13.

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Jefferson Reveals New Athletics Brand at Ram Madness

The 2017-18 Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) basketball season kicked off with the reveal of the new Jefferson Rams athletics logo and colors at Ram Madness. “This year’s Ram Madness produced a tremendous level of support for not …

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Ram Madness Pep Rally Kicks Off Basketball Season: 6ABC

The University’s rousing Ram Madness rally to kick off the 2017-18 basketball season and introduce the Jefferson Rams was featured Oct. 12 on 6ABC’s 11 p.m. newscast.

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Jefferson and Monell Sign Letter of Intent to Merge: Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Business Journal, Philadelphia Magazine

The Oct. 12 announcement that Thomas Jefferson University and Monell Chemical Senses Center have signed a letter of intent to pursue a merger was reported by the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Business Journal, Philadelphia magazine and Philly Voice. Stephen Spinelli Jr., …

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Jefferson and Monell Center Sign Letter of Intent to Merge

Leadership at Jefferson and the Monell Center announced today the signing of a non-binding Letter of Intent (LOI) to move forward with discussions of merging the two organizations. The proposed merger would combine Monell, the world’s leader in taste and …

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Jefferson Interior Design Program Ranked Top 20 in the Nation

The B.S. in interior design program at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has been ranked 20th in the country by DesignIntelligence. In addition, the company named Lisa Phillips, assistant professor of interior design at Jefferson, one of the …

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iMBA Students Achieve Top Ranking in Global Business Simulation Competition

A team of Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) iMBA students recently achieved one of the highest scores worldwide in the Business Strategy Simulation (BSG), a web-based competition that offers students hands-on experience with the global marketplace. Jefferson’s virtually …

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East Falls Campus to Host Open House for Prospective Students Oct. 14

Hundreds of prospective students and their families are expected to attend the Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) – East Falls Campus Open House on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. In addition to going on …

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Real Estate Development Student Becomes Etkin Johnson Student Scholar

M.S. in Real Estate Development student Aminat Temitope Akanji has been accepted into the competitive Etkin Johnson Student Scholar Program, which immerses its participants in the land use industry in Philadelphia. During this academic year, Akanji and the other awardees of …

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DesignPhiladelphia Kick-Off Party Celebrates Jefferson Merger: Philadelphia Style

The DesignPhiladelphia kick-off party on Oct. 4 highlighted the merger of Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University), Philadelphia Style reported.

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