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Jun 29, 2017, 14:30 ET Official Combination of Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University Signals Disruption in a Stagnant Education Industry

Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University today announced their official combination, effective July 1, 2017, creating a national...


May 25, 2017, 16:06 ET Philadelphia University iMBA Program Awarded ACBSP Accreditation

The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) has awarded Philadelphia University accreditation of its iMBA program. The...


Jan 26, 2017, 15:26 ET Philadelphia University Student Team Wins U.S. Defense Department Chembio Suit Challenge

A team of Philadelphia University (PhilaU) students won the top prize in a U.S. Department of Defense challenge to redesign protective...


Jan 23, 2017, 12:43 ET Philadelphia University Fashion Student Awarded Top National YMA Geoffrey Beene Scholarship

Philadelphia University fashion design senior Vivian Cooper was awarded the first-ever $35,000 top award from a national pool of 600 student...


Sep 09, 2016, 03:50 ET Thomas Jefferson University & Philadelphia University Sign Combination Agreement

The Boards of Trustees of Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) and Philadelphia University (PhilaU) announced that they have entered into a Combination...


Aug 11, 2016, 03:37 ET Philadelphia University Receives $1 Million Grant to Support Entrepreneurship Education

Philadelphia University has received a $1 million grant from the Diana Davis Spencer Foundation to establish a fellowship for entrepreneurship...


Mar 28, 2016, 05:17 ET Philadelphia University Will Honor Five Outstanding Leaders At the 2016 Celebration Of Innovation

Philadelphia University will present four outstanding individuals with the Leader of Innovation Medal at the Verizon Philadelphia University...


Oct 15, 2015, 04:56 ET Philadelphia University Establishes Fashion and Textiles Futures Center

Philadelphia University announced today the establishment of its Fashion and Textiles Futures Center. The Futures Center, which will include a $3...


Oct 01, 2015, 11:21 ET Philadelphia University Launches New Doctoral Program in Strategic Leadership

Philadelphia University is offering a new Doctor of Management in Strategic Leadership program for mid- and senior-career professionals ready to...


May 21, 2015, 01:34 ET Philadelphia University Announces Executive Dean Matt Dane Baker as Provost

Matt Dane Baker, executive dean of the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, will become provost at Philadelphia University effective June ...


May 13, 2015, 11:22 ET $1 Million Scholarship Established at Philadelphia University to Honor Planet Fitness CEO Chris Rondeau

Members of the Planet Fitness family joined together to donate more than $1 million to endow a new scholarship fund at Philadelphia University in...


Feb 07, 2015, 08:21 ET Philadelphia University Coach Herb Magee Makes History With 1,000th Win

Herb Magee, Philadelphia University's legendary men's basketball head coach, earned his 1,000th career victory in front of an exuberant home town...


Jan 31, 2015, 09:29 ET Philadelphia University Hall of Fame Basketball Coach Herb Magee Earns His 999th Career Victory Saturday

Legendary Philadelphia University head men's basketball coach Herb Magee earned his 999th career win when the PhilaU Rams defeated Caldwell 77-47 at...


Dec 10, 2014, 01:34 ET DesignIntelligence Ranks Philadelphia University Industrial Design, Interior Design Programs Among Top in Nation

Philadelphia University undergraduate and graduate industrial design programs were ranked among the best in the country in the latest report by...


Oct 21, 2014, 09:30 ET Philadelphia University's Most Successful Capital Campaign Raises Nearly $60 Million

Philadelphia University is celebrating its most successful capital campaign in history, which has raised nearly $60 million to support such...


Oct 21, 2014, 03:31 ET Philadelphia University Nexus Innovation Program Wins National Award for Excellence

Philadelphia University's Nexus Innovation program of industry partnerships has won the University Economic Development Association (UEDA) award for...


Jan 15, 2014, 03:10 ET Sheila Connelly, fashion executive with expertise in design, merchandising and brand management, named director of Philadelphia University's Fashion Design program

Sheila Connelly, a senior fashion executive with broad experience in both the design and business aspects of the fashion industry, has been named...


Dec 10, 2013, 11:37 ET Philadelphia University President Stephen Spinelli's new book, with Heather McGowan, "Disrupt Together: How Teams Consistently Innovate," focuses on highly effective approaches to innovation

Philadelphia University President Stephen Spinelli Jr., an entrepreneurship expert, and former Assistant Provost Heather McGowan have co-authored the ...


Oct 24, 2013, 01:25 ET "Single Bullet: Arlen Specter & the Warren Commission Investigation of the JFK Assassination," the first exhibition of The Arlen Specter Center for Public Policy at Philadelphia University, examines critical events from Nov. 22, 1963

"Single Bullet: Arlen Specter & the Warren Commission Investigation of the JFK Assassination," the inaugural exhibition of The Arlen Specter Center...


Sep 27, 2013, 01:08 ET Philadelphia University Architecture and Interior Design Students Win First Place in Prestigious ACSA Steel Competition

A team of Philadelphia University architecture and interior design students took first place in the prestigious 2012-13 Steel Design Student...


May 10, 2013, 10:54 ET Fashion Celebrity Carson Kressley will become "Dr. Kressley" after receiving honorary degree at Philadelphia University Commencement May 11

Emmy Award-winning fashion celebrity Carson Kressley will earn the title of "Dr. Kressley" when he receives the honorary degree Doctor of Humane...


May 09, 2013, 10:06 ET New Research Uncovers Willful Misrepresentation of Medical Data in Creation of AIDS "Patient Zero" Myth

According to extensive research conducted for his recently released book, Philadelphia University scholar and professor Phil Tiemeyer says the...


May 01, 2013, 04:41 ET Fashion designer Nicole Miller presented with 2013 Spirit of Design Award at the Philadelphia University Fashion Show

Celebrated fashion designer Nicole Miller was presented with the 2013 Spirit of Design Award at the Philadelphia University Fashion Show on Saturday, ...


Mar 28, 2013, 04:56 ET Fashion Celebrity Carson Kressley to Give Philadelphia University Commencement Address May 11

Emmy Award-winning fashion celebrity Carson Kressley will address undergraduate students at Philadelphia University's 129th Commencement on Saturday, ...


Mar 13, 2013, 11:38 ET Celebrated Fashion Designer Nicole Miller to Receive 2013 Spirit of Design Award at the Philadelphia University Fashion Show on Saturday, April 27

Celebrated fashion designer Nicole Miller will receive the 2013 Spirit of Design Award at the Philadelphia University Fashion Show on Saturday, April ...