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I Love My Job: Thomas Jefferson University Chancellor Stephen Spinelli, Jr.

Before the former Philadelphia University president got into higher ed, he was an entrepreneur in the trenches. At 24, Stephen Spinelli, Jr. was a member […]

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Jefferson and Philadelphia University Unveil Post-Merger Identity

On Saturday, the groundbreaking merger between Thomas Jefferson University and Philadelphia University will be official after about two years in the making. Two big questions […]

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Philly Prof’s New Book Treats Wildwood Motels Like the Works of Art They Are

It all started with the Garden State Parkway. The roadway’s construction — complemented by the postwar boom period — led to the birth of the Wildwoods. The […]

Business

Two Philly Colleges Among Best at Bridging Gap Between Humans and Computers

While technology is made to advance, it’s also made to be accessible. UX Design, an emerging field of computer science and engineering, is closing the gap […]

Business

Why Jefferson is in Merger Mania

Dr. Stephen Klasko knows that in today’s ever-changing health care landscape, bigger is better. Bigger means easier negotiations with insurance companies. Bigger means more capital to invest […]

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Jefferson CEO: Expect More Mergers

Jefferson has been merger-happy over the past year — and it’s not going to end anytime soon. In the wake of Jefferson’s shocking merger with Philadelphia […]

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Why We Merged: Jefferson, Philly U. Presidents Explain Their Shocking Move

The merger agreement between Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University was nothing short of a shocker. A medical and nursing school in Center City merging with a design, […]

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Report: Jefferson and Philadelphia University to Merge

Thomas Jefferson University and Philadelphia University put out a curious press release on Thursday morning, saying the two organizations signed a letter-of-intent “to pursue integration of the two […]

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PhilaU Invests $3 Million in Fashion and Textile Design Center Revamp

Philadelphia University, recently ranked as one of the best fashion design programs in the world, just unveiled plans for a complete overhaul of the current […]

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Two Philly Schools Ranked on List of Best Fashion Design Programs in the World

The Business of Fashion recently conducted a global study to determine the best fashion design programs, and guess what? Of the top 21 schools ranked for undergrad, Drexel and […]

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Former Philadelphia University Student Sues Over Sexual Assault Expulsion

Anthony Villar (left) was a junior at Philadelphia University until January 23rd, when he was expelled by the school after his former girlfriend accused him […]

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Middle-Aged Creeper Flashing Women Around Philadelphia U

A driver of a green Jeep Liberty has been walking around Philadelphia University’s campus, asking “inappropriate questions,” to 18-26 year-old women. And in one particular […]