Tag Archives: Sustainable Design (M.S.)

Sustainable Design Alumnus Alex Dews Named DVGBC Executive Director

Alex Dews ’10, a graduate of PhilaU’s M.S. in Sustainable Design program and an adjunct professor at the University, has been named executive director of the Delaware Valley Green Building Council, effective. Jan. 20. In his current position as policy …

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MSSD Graduate Alex Dews Named DVGBC Executive Director

Alex Dews, a graduate of PhilaU’s M.S. in Sustainable Design and an adjunct professor in the program, has been named executive director of the Delaware Valley Green Building Council, effective Jan. 20, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Dec. 23.  Dews currently is …

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Four New Academic Chairs Announced For Outstanding Faculty

Four new academic chairs for outstanding faculty members recently have been established, which will help advance research, support projects and enhance student learning on campus. Mark Sunderland, textile engineer and strategist and director of academic operations for Kanbar College of …

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PhilaU Students Win Top Prizes in BLT Architects Design Competition

Two students in the College of Architecture and the Built Environment won the top two awards in this year’s BLT Architects student design competition. Fifth-year architecture student Bong Hei Wong, who goes by Billy, won first place and Oliver Thompson, …

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PhilaU Faculty Member Wins Blackstone Funding Pitch: Keystone Edge

Sustainable design faculty member Gabriel Mandujano won the top prize of $25,000 at the first Blackstone LaunchPad Demo Day in New York last week, Keystone Edge reported Nov. 6. Mandujano, who represented PhilaU’s Blackstone LaunchPad at the business pitch event, …

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PhilaU Faculty Member Wins Top Blackstone LaunchPad Prize: Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Business Journal

PhilaU sustainable design faculty member Gabriel Mandujano, founder and CEO of eco-friendly Wash Cycle Laundry, won the top prize of $25,000 at the Blackstone LaunchPad Demo Day pitch event in New York Oct. 28, the Philadelphia Business Journal and Philadelphia …

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Sustainable Design Faculty Member Wins Blackstone LaunchPad Pitch Competition

Sustainable design faculty member Gabriel Mandujano, founder and CEO of the eco-friendly firm Wash Cycle Laundry, won the first-place prize of $25,000 at the Blackstone LaunchPad Demo Day pitch competition in New York on Oct. 28. “We are extremely honored …

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Sustainable Design Faculty Member to Compete in National Blackstone Pitch Event

Philadelphia University sustainable design faculty member Gabriel Mandujano will represent PhilaU’s Blackstone LaunchPad as one of just 20 finalists nationwide selected to pitch their businesses at the first Blackstone LaunchPad Demo Day on Oct. 28 in New York. Mandujano, founder …

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PhilaU Faculty Member To Pitch Sustainable Firm To Blackstone LaunchPad: Philadelphia Business Journal

Sustainable design faculty member Gabriel Mandujano was selected to pitch his eco-friendly firm Wash Cycle Laundry at Blackstone LaunchPad Demo Day on Oct. 28, the Philadelphia Business Journal reported Oct. 24. At stake is $50,000 in business development funds. Mandujano, who …

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MilkCrate Founder Morgan Berman ’14 Competes in Forbes $400,000 Funding Pitch

Sustainable Design graduate Morgan Berman ’14 is one of just five entrepreneurs nationwide who will vie for $400,000 in start-up funding and advertising at this week’s influential Forbes Under 30 Summit in Philadelphia. Berman will have just five minutes on …

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