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Rahming Signed to Play Soccer for Jefferson Rams: Bahamas Local

Christopher Rahming, Jr. has signed to play college soccer with Thomas Jefferson University (formerly Philadelphia University), in Philadelphia, a DII power house, this fall, Bahamas Local reported Aug. 10.
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University Holds Convocation Ceremony to Welcome Students: 6ABC

Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University)-East Falls Campus marked the start of academic year with a Convocation ceremony to welcome new students to campus, 6ABC reported Aug. 17 at 6 p.m.   Continue reading

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University’s Girl Scout STEM Camp Featured on 6ABC, CBS3, Fox29, NBC10 and KYW Newsradio

The University’s Girl Scout STEM camp, which encourages girls to pursue studies and careers in science, technology, engineering and math, was featured Aug. 16 on 6ABC, CBS3, NBC10, Fox29 and KYW Newsradio.
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Fashion Design Alumnus Jay McCarroll in “Project Runway” Update: Inquisitr

University fashion design alumnus and first-season “Project Runway” winner Jay McCarroll was featured in an Inquisitr update on the hit Bravo show’s winners. McCarroll, who also taught fashion design courses at his alma mater, was considered by many fans to …

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Dr. Ku and Jefferson Design Lab Show How Design Can Improve Health: New York Times

Dr. Bon Ku, emergency room doctor and director of the Jefferson Health Design Lab, was featured in an Aug. 3  New York Times article on how design-thinking can foster innovation in health care.
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TJU Chancellor Spinelli Talks to Philadelphia Magazine About the Merger, the Value of Higher Ed and Why the PhilaU Name Isn’t Going Away

In a wide-ranging interview with Philadelphia magazine, Thomas Jefferson University Chancellor Stephen Spinelli Jr. talked about why the PhilaU-TJU combination is a merger of equals, his experiences as a young entrepreneur, the need for companies to work with higher education …

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University CIO Describes Benefits of Cloud Technology for Effective Learning: CIOReview

Jeffrey Cepull, CIO and VP for information resources at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University)—East Falls Campus, wrote about employing cloud technology for effective learning in CIOReview magazine. “Cloud computing offers a multitude of advantages for the education industry, …

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Conference Promotes Interdisciplinary Approaches for Dealing with Traumatized Children: The Notebook

The fields of education, medicine, juvenile justice and mental health were represented at the three-day Greater Philadelphia Trauma Training Conference held last week at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University)—East Falls Campus, The Notebook reported July 25. Jeanne Felter, …

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Takeaways from Under Armour Basketball Camp: CBS Sports, NBC Sports

The Under Armour All-American high school basketball camp that took place on campus last week continued to receive media coverage on NBC Sports, CBS Sports and other outlets.
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PhilaU Online Highlights Key Types of Corporate Culture: Mic

PhilaU Online identifies five key types of corporate culture, Mic reported in a July 25 article on finding a job that is a good personality fit. The main workplace culture types are standard corporate, entrepreneurial, social, talent-based and horizontal, according …

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