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Political Communication Expert Abigail Jones Named Director of B.S. in Communications Program

Philadelphia University has named Abigail Jones, Ph.D., an educator with professional and scholarly expertise in political communications, director of the B.S. in Communications program. She will assume the position Aug. 1. This past year, Jones served as visiting assistant professor …

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PhilaU Lauded as Top School for Design and for its Online Communications Program

PhilaU recently was named a top school for design by Graphic Design USA, which noted that “education is more important than ever as the lines between the studio and the classroom, the office and the academy, continue to blur.” The …

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Innovative Leaders Honored at The Verizon Philadelphia University Celebration of Innovation Benefit Gala

Philadelphia University honored five accomplished leaders of innovation and recognized the year’s best student innovations at the Verizon Philadelphia University Celebration of Innovation Benefit Gala on April 26 at the Hyatt at The Bellevue in Philadelphia. “Innovation is not a …

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Patrick Kelly and Innovative Leaders to be Honored During The Verizon Philadelphia University Celebration of Innovation

Philadelphia University will posthumously award celebrated designer Patrick Kelly with the Legend of Design Award at the Philadelphia University Fashion Show on Sunday, April 27 at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, as part of an extraordinary weekend of …

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PhilaU Students Meet With Top Employers at Career Connections Event

Almost 200 students in a variety of disciplines met with representatives from 40 firms seeking to hire full-time employees and interns during the annual Career Connections event Sept. 19. For the first time this year, construction management was added to …

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Phil Tiemeyer talks about his book Plane Queer in radio interview: Culture Shocks

Phil Tiemeyer, associate professor of history, talked about his new book, Plane Queer: Labor, Sexuality, and AIDS in the History of Male Flight Attendants, in an interview on Culture Shocks with Barry Lynn on the Genesis Communications Network, which aired …

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Collaborative DEC Honors Courses Help Revitalize Philly Neighborhood

A collaborative project across multiple Philadelphia University classes and majors helped develop a full-scale branding campaign for the Logan Community Development Corporation (Logan CDC), which focuses on revitalizing the Logan neighborhood of Philadelphia. The project began in the Opportunities Finding …

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