Monthly Archives: January 2013

Introducing PhilaU Admissions’ Student Blogger, Casey Dougan!

admissions-defaultIntroducing PhilaU Admissions’ Student Blogger, Casey Dougan!Drumroll, please!  I am thrilled to introduce you all to Casey Dougan!  Casey is a rockstar PhilaU sophomore who has agreed to be a guest blogger for Admissions this semester.  She is a great example of a student who is …

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Meet the Hybrid Thinkers!

The Strategic Design MBA: Hybrid Thinker Class of 2014   Tanios BouRamia Technical Marketing Specialist, Coto Technology.   Lives in Warwick, RI. “The Strategic Design MBA offers a framework for success … Continue Reading → Continue reading

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3 Takeaways from Daniel Pink on Selling!

Daniel Pink Lecture/Book Launch, To Sell Is Human “The Art of Persuasion” At World Café Live- Sponsored by the Arts and Business Council January 23, 2013 By Orly Zeewy, SDMBA … Continue Reading → Continue reading

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Women in Entrepreneurship

Last week I met with a group of 20 women – alumnae, faculty, students, and local business leaders – to discuss the growing role of women in entrepreneurship. They were an engaging and challenging group and have left me thinking …

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Red Carpet in Review

Award show season has begun. This past Sunday was the Screen Actors Guild awards. Award-wise the big winners of the night were Jennifer Lawrence, Argo, and Daniel Day-Lewis. But when it came to  fashion who do you think were the winners? The color of the night was navy. Jennifer Lawrence, Marrion Cotillard, Carmen Electra, Nicole [...] Continue reading

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ID Alums Selected for Clinton Global Initiative U

Recent ID grads Eliot Coven and Aaron Stathum (both BsID ’12) have been chosen as panel members for the Clinton Global Initiative University Conference in St. Louis from April 5–8. The pair will present their joint Senior Capstone Project, The … Continue reading Continue reading

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K-12 Design Learning Projects Presented

Last week, the team of third-year ID students participating in the IDSA K–12 Design Learning Challenge returned to Perkiomen Valley Middle School. The seventh-grade students from Perkiomen presented their development of product concepts that grew from the initial research and … Continue reading Continue reading

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Philadelphia University Study Abroad Opportunities: Hong Kong Edition

admissions-defaultPhiladelphia University Study Abroad Opportunities: Hong Kong EditionHave you been thinking about where you would like to study abroad when you are in college?  Maybe you’ve had your heart set on a particular city or maybe you haven’t narrowed down a location yet.  Philadelphia University can help …

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PhilaU Fashion Alumni: Marlene Olson Hamm ’05, Assistant Wardrobe Mistress, New York City Ballet

PhilaU Alumna Marlene Olson Hamm ’05 will visit Philadelphia University today, January 22nd to discuss her career as a wardrobe design assistant for the New York City Ballet.  What a great opportunity for our students to network!

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Jackie Kilmartin, Alumna and adjunct professor, participates in Craft Fairs in Philadelphia & Baltimore

Jackie Kilmartin, graduate of M.S. Textile Design program will be showing her knitwear collections at the Clover Winter Market, 23rd Street Armory in Philadelphia on January 27th, and the Baltimore American Craft Council Show, Feb 22nd – 24th at the co… Continue reading

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