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Awards and Accolades

Students Organizations and Leaders Win PULSE Awards

Philadelphia University’s Office of Student Engagement and Student Government Association this month recognized the following student organizations and students for their outstanding contributions to the campus community. Best New Student Organization: Card Game Club Club Presidents of the Year: Sarah …

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PhilaU Recognizes Outstanding Educators at Faculty Reception

Philadelphia University honored members of its faculty for their commitment to academic excellence and distinguished service at the 2015 Faculty Reception, held May 1 in the Kanbar Campus Center. At the reception, a portrait of Christopher Pastore, a professor of …

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Student Art Awarded at Drawing and Design Show

Philadelphia University’s School of Design and Engineering’s 2015 Drawing and Design Show exhibited some of the best underclassmen artwork created in various design and drawing courses over the spring semester. Hand-drawn works made from an array of materials, including paint, …

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PhilaU Students Present Research at Science Symposium

Four teams of Philadelphia University students led by Anne Bower, associate biology professor, presented research at the 26th annual Sigma Xi science symposium held April 17 at St. Joseph’s University. The symposium included research from undergraduate and graduate students from …

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PhilaU Students Win American Society of Landscape Architects Award

A team of students in the College of Architecture and the Built Environment have received an award from the American Society of Landscape Architects’ local chapter for their design concept addressing the affordable housing needs of farm- and service-worker families …

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Sustainable Design Alumna Morgan Berman Wins Rad Award

Morgan Berman ’14, a graduate of PhilaU’s M.S. in Sustainable Design program, was awarded Product of the Year by Rad-Girls.com for her mobile app, MilkCrate, which connects consumers with over 2,000 local and sustainable businesses. Berman’s contribution to the world of …

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Graphic Design USA Names PhilaU a Top Design School

Philadelphia University’s graphic design communication program has made Graphic Design USA’s list of top design schools for the fourth year in a row. “The program seeks to develop students who can contribute intelligently and responsibly at a global level for …

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Student Public Awareness Campaign Wins International Award

An interdisciplinary student design team has received a prestigious international merit award for its spring 2014 integrated public awareness campaign addressing sexual violence in college life. The creative team honored by the 2015 Graphis New Talent Design award included graphic …

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PhilaU Faculty and Alumna Nominated for Rad Awards

Natalie Nixon, PhilaU’s Strategic Design MBA program director, and Morgan Berman ’14, an M.S. in Sustainable Design graduate, have been nominated for first-ever Rad Awards honoring their contributions, respectively, to teaching and business. Rad-Girls.com will honor Nixon, Berman and other …

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EPA Names PhilaU to Green Power Leadership Club

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has named Philadelphia University a member of the 2015 Green Power Leadership Club. “By meeting the Leadership Club’s green power use requirements, Philadelphia University has joined an elite group of Green Power Partners who are …

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