Common Threads in This Year’s Rouse Award Residential Finalists

The Urban Land Institute Philadelphia District Council announced the finalists for this year’s Willard G. “Bill” Rouse Awards for Excellence last week, and five of […]

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Penn, Temple Climb in U.S. News 2018 Grad Program Rankings

U.S. News and World Report has released its 2018 graduate program rankings, and several universities in and around Philadelphia have climbed up the list. 

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Philadelphia Sex Diaries: I’m a Secret Dominatrix

It started with dirty panties. I was inspired by a friend — and Orange Is the New Black — to sell my worn underwear on […]

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Report: Some Pa. State Universities Could Merge or Close

For the first time in its 35-year history, the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education will reportedly consider merging or closing some of its 14 […]

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Temple, Penn, Drexel Students Plan Walkouts During Trump’s Inauguration

Students from several Philadelphia universities, including Temple University, the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University, are planning to walk out of their classrooms during president-elect […]


First Time Find: A Waterside Oasis in Collegeville, $300K

As a home buyer, you probably have an idea of what you want in a home. You’re thinking hardwood floors are a must, an updated […]

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Temple University Endowment Reaches All-Time High

Temple University’s endowment surpassed $500 million this year for the first time ever, according to university officials. 

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Four Philly Schools Made the U.S. News List of the World’s Best Colleges

U.S. News & World Report has released its latest rankings of the world’s best colleges, and four Philly schools have made the cut.


USciences and Jefferson Grads Make More Money on Average Than Penn Grads

The U.S. Department of Education’s College Scorecard has ranked colleges and universities in the Philadelphia region by median post-graduation salary – and the top school […]

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Students Don’t Know How to Handle the State University Faculty Strike More than 5,000 faculty members at Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities went on strike this morning in a move that affects more than 100,000 students, […]

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Richard Englert Named Temple University’s New President

It’s​ ​official.​ ​Congrats,​ ​President​ ​Englert! — Temple University (@TempleUniv) October 12, 2016 Richard Englert officially became Temple University’s president yesterday after serving as acting president […]

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Report: Penn’s College Housing Director Taking Heat for “Insensitive Comments”

The director of college housing at the University of Pennsylvania is taking heat from staffers accusing him of “a long line of sexist and culturally […]

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La Salle University Slashing $11,600 Off Tuition

La Salle University is cutting tuition prices by 29 percent — reducing tuition from $40,400 to $28,800 for the 2017-18 school year. Students will pay the […]

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Faculty at 14 Pennsylvania Universities Vote to Authorize a Strike

Faculty members at Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities could soon go on strike.

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Villanova Moves Forward With Decision to Arm Public Safety Force

In an email sent Monday, Villanova University Public Safety Director and Chief of Police David Tedjeske updated students, faculty, and staff with the news that the […]