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Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University Announce Official Combination to Disrupt Higher Education Landscape

Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University announced their official combination, effective July 1, 2017, creating a national comprehensive university designed to deliver high-impact education and value for students in medicine, science, architecture, design, fashion, textiles, health, business, engineering and more. …

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PhilaU Receives $1 Million Grant to Support Entrepreneurship Education

Philadelphia University has received a $1 million grant from the Diana Davis Spencer Foundation to establish a fellowship for entrepreneurship education as part of the PhilaU Center for Entrepreneurship, which will elevate and expand the University’s already strong capabilities in …

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PhilaU Students Earn Honors in ACSA’s Timber in the City Competition

A transdisciplinary team of Philadelphia University students have earned honorable mention in the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture’s (ACSA) Timber in the City: Urban Habitats Competition. The contest asks students to imagine the repurposing of our existing cities with …

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PhilaU Industrial Design Students Create Back-To-School Products for Target

In collaboration with Target and design firm Umbra, two Philadelphia University industrial design students and two recent alumni are having their products manufactured and sold as part of the mega-retailer’s back-to-school line. Under the label Loft by Umbra, the items …

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