Post Tagged with: "Philadelphia"

5 Takeaways from the Start. Stay. Grow. Lightning Talks: Entrepreneurial Pathways

December 16, 2014 1:22 am20 comments
5 Takeaways from the Start. Stay. Grow. Lightning Talks: Entrepreneurial Pathways

Five entrepreneurs each gave a 5-minute talk giving advice to student about working at startups. Here’s a break down of important points made during the talk.

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6 Must-See Holiday Attractions in Philly

12:43 am19 comments
Photo Credit: Nick Klein"

Philadelphia hosts spectacular attractions, including light shows, holiday bazaars, and skating rinks that can be enjoyed by all ages as long as you have that holiday spirit and leave the bah humbug’s at home.

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Bring Holiday Cheer to the Less Fortunate through Volunteering

November 24, 2014 3:49 pm81 comments
Philabundance by buildOn, Flickr

The holidays are just around the corner, which means loads of stuffing, fat turkeys, decorative wrapped gifts, and cheer. The excitement erupts in unison when family and friends reunite to spread love and warmth. However, not everyone can enjoy unforgettable moments like the ones to come due to the lack […]

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Rewarding Greatness: Malala Accepts the 27th Annual Liberty Medal Award

November 1, 2014 1:23 am4 comments
Photo Credit: Southbank Centre

Malala Yousafzai was awarded the National Constitution Center’s prestigious Liberty Medal.

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The Fight for Philadelphia’s Schools

October 25, 2014 11:56 am1 comment
The Fight for Philadelphia’s Schools

In early October, Philadelphia’s School Reform Commission voted to cancel a labor contract with the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers union in order to save money. In fact, the SRC says the decision will save $54 million this year. Starting in December, individual teachers would be required to pay between $27 […]

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Arcadia students trek to Philly’s biggest student event College Fest

October 7, 2014 12:20 am6 comments
Zombies visiting from Eastern State Penitentiary.

Bright and early Sept. 27, college kids from all over greater Philadelphia were getting ready for the Campus Philly College Fest events. Arcadia provided round trip train tickets to students, and many First Year Seminar courses offered to help get students downtown to the museums and the festivities epicenter in […]

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Hate crime in the ‘City of Brotherly Love’

September 25, 2014 11:24 am5 comments
Photo: Flickr Creative Commons -- daBinsi

On Sept. 11, a gay couple was brutally attacked in Center City Philadelphia on their way to dinner by a group of two men and six women, all of whom were allegedly under the influence. According to a witness, the party of eight asked the two men if they were […]

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The AU Penny Pincher: FUEL, Grim Philly, and More

March 7, 2014 12:00 pm2,225 comments
Photo: Katherine Cambareri

Each week, many businesses and event centers advertise the latest and greatest (and most unique) deals for the week, month, and even the entire year. The Greater Philadelphia area has a number of exciting activities and events to offer! This weekly article can act as your adventure guide in seeking […]

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Two Students Commit Suicide at The University of Pennsylvania

March 6, 2014 12:00 pm75 comments
Photo: Instagram

As college students, our lives can be very stressful. We’re under the constant pressure to do well in school, establish a career path, maintain a social life, deal with finances, and balance a healthy lifestyle all at the same time. So much is expected from us, and it can be […]

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The AU Penny Pincher: Moshulu, Hot Yoga, and More

January 31, 2014 2:00 pm58 comments
Photo by: Katherine Cambareri - Assistant Photo Editor

Each week, many businesses and event centers advertise the latest and greatest, and most unique, deals for the week, month and even the entire year. The Greater Philadelphia area has a number of exciting activities and events to offer! This weekly article can act as your adventure guide in seeking […]

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