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Some Philly university students give crime reports low grades

IN JANUARY 2011, a University of Pennsylvania student was assaulted about three blocks from campus, allegedly by a "flash mob" of up to 40 youths.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, University of Pennsylvania, Temple, PA, Philadelphia, PA

Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Real Reason Some Schools Start After Labor Day: Is It Worth It?

Years ago, I found myself sitting in law school in Moot Court wearing an oversized itchy blue suit.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Family, Kids

Michael A. Lienhard, founder of Philadelphia Opera Collective, found...

In just a few short years, one Lehigh Valley native has jumped from the wings of Wilson Area High School to founding the Philadelphia Opera Collective.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Bill Cosby's humor fits like a well-worn sweater

Bill Cosby's current stand-up act provides precisely what you might expect from the aging elder statesman of clean American comedy.


Racism, Video Games, And The Ukraine: Teaching Children How Think About The World

I am full-time father of two little boys. I teach in Temple University's Intellectual Heritage Department.


Related Topix: Family, Parenting, Psychology, Science, Kids

The News Item

St. Ambrose School celebrates 100th anniversary

The first class motto was, "Study not for the present but for the future," and after a century, that motto still applies for the students, faculty, staff and administration.


Related Topix: Pottsville, PA, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Schuylkill County, PA, Penn State University Park, Lake Wynonah, PA

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Pocono Record

East Stroudsburg University names Cardelle dean of college of health sciences -

East Stroudsburg University President Marcia G. Welsh announced the appointment of Alberto Jose Frick Cardelle as dean of the college of health sciences effective Aug. 9. As a professor of health studies, Cardelle taught coursework, graduate and undergraduate, in international health science, health economics and finance, health policy and law, ... (more)


Related Topix: Stroudsburg, PA, East Stroudsburg, PA, Health Care Policy, Health, University of Miami, Boston University

Community college program seeks to encourage faster graduation

Jonathan Jusino spent his first year out of high school as a stock clerk and sales associate at a clothing store, and found it unfulfilling.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Strayer University


Opinion: Japanese PM Abe scores another own goal on history

A Shinto priest leads Japan's PM Shinzo Abe during a controversial visit to the Yasukuni war shrine in Tokyo in December 2013.


Related Topix: Shinto, Religion, Slovenia, World News, Angela Merkel, Europe, Germany, Recreational Vehicle, Heartland Rv'S, Opinion

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Tahere To Perform At Lee Tuesday

David Tahere, baritone, will perform a recital on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the Squires Recital Hall, located in the Humanities Center on Lee's campus.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Chattanooga, TN, Covenant College

Log Cabin Democrat

Hendrix hires new choral director

Since the age of four when he sang "Away in a Manger" at a Christmas Eve church service, Andrew Morgan's life has revolved around music.


Related Topix: University of Wisconsin Madison, University of Minnesota, Minnesota

The Citizens' Voice

Wilkes University promotes faculty, awards tenure

Robert Gardner of Nanticoke was awarded tenure and promoted to associate professor of education.


Related Topix: Wilkes University, Nanticoke, PA, Wilkes-Barre, PA, Purdue University

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Mauckingbird Theatre Company Closes 2014 Season with LGBT Works, Now thru 9/7

Renowned in the region for their productions of gay-themed works, Mauckingbird Theatre Company closes their 2014 season with two weeks of special events celebrating classic LGBT works and a Mauckingbird-style original, today, August 29 - September 7 in the Randall Theater on the campus of Temple University.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Theater, Arts

Slam X Hype

The SSUR & WATCHxWITNESS "Stupid F*cking American" tee makes us proud of our heritage.

Alchemist and Bun B , rocking this bold piece that brings visions of NASCAR and apple pie to our feeble brains.


The Jewish News Weekly

Pro-Israel groups condemn attack on Temple student

A dozen pro-Israel groups issued a joint statement deploring the attack on a Jewish student at Temple University and asking for the monitoring of a pro-Palestinian campus organization.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East

Pocono Record

Cardelle named dean of college of health sciences at ESU -

East Stroudsburg University President Marcia G. Welsh, Ph.D. announced the appointment of Alberto Jose Frick Cardelle, Ph.D., as dean of the college of health sciences effective Aug. 9. Cardelle has been serving in this capacity on an interim basis since July 2013, and has been a member of ESU's campus community for 15 years.


Related Topix: East Stroudsburg, PA, Stroudsburg, PA, University of Miami, Boston University, Tulane University

Hindustan Times

Japan could become a cornerstone of Modi foreign policy

When Narendra Modi arrives in Japan on Saturday, it will mark the beginning of a relationship that could be one of the cornerstones of his foreign policy.


Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, South Korea

The Star

"A big city music store in a small community"

That new face belongs to David Farrell, who purchased St. Joe Music, located on Williams Avenue in Port St. Joe, from former owner Tom McEniry last month and has big plans for both the store and attached recording studio.


Related Topix: Port St. Joe, FL, us Travel, Travel, Orlando, FL

CBS Local

50 Years Ago, False Rumor Ignites Chaos, Destruction In North Philly

Sparked by rumors that a white cop had beaten a black pregnant woman to death, chaos and destruction gripped North Central Philadelphia along race lines for several days.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Fire, Upper Darby, PA, Darby, PA

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Philadelphia Police Department

Traffic Advisory: Police Academy Graduation Class #368

On Friday, August 29, 2014, the Police Department will hold a graduation ceremony for Police Academy Class #368.