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Temple to make test scores optional for admission

In an effort to cultivate talented students who don't test well, Temple University says it will become the first national public research university in the Northeast to make standardized test scores optional for admission.


Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Temple University, Education Etc., Philadelphia, PA

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Grocery Headquarters

Procacci Brothers Hosts Cameroonian Students for Produce Market Tour

Procacci Brothers Sales Corporation hosted a class of 24 university students from the central African nation of Cameroon on July 18 for a tour of their facilities and the Philadelphia Wholesale Produce Market.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

The Jersey Journal

Emily Dura of Stockton is engaged to be married

Mr. and Mrs. John J. Dura of Stockton, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Clare, to Joseph Edward Redlitz of Charlotte, N.C. The future bride is an honors graduate of St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia with both her Bachelor's and Master's degrees in education.


Related Topix: Summit, NJ


Bryn Mawr to drop SAT requirement for admission

Bryn Mawr College, the small private women's school on the Main Line, last week joined a growing number of schools around the country that no longer require the SAT or other standardized test scores for admission.


Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Bryn Mawr College, Dickinson College, Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Post-Standard

Achievers: St. John Fisher College students named first generation scholars

Sarah Bousquet , daughter of Tracey and Philip Bousquet, of Fayetteville, had her poem published in Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, and will be presented in Prague this September of the European Society of Criminology.


Related Topix: Saint John Fisher College, Fayetteville, NY, Skaneateles, NY, Hofstra University, Clarkson University


About Us | Common Ground Management- The Tyler Group Human Resource Consulting Firm

At Common Ground Management , we are encouraged to enhance the community, and unite Philadelphians, through a commitment to business and personal development while cultivating relationships with patrons in the region, which will facilitate growth and advancement for all those involved.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA

Bryn Mawr to drop SAT requirement for admission

Bryn Mawr College, the small private women's school on the Main Line, this week joined a growing number of schools around the country that no longer require the SAT or other standardized test scores for admission.


Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Bryn Mawr, PA, Bryn Mawr College, Philadelphia, PA, Susquehanna University

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Malaysian Airlines #Flight17 Tragedy: Crisis as Positive Turning Point

Russia expert Lisa Baglione,Ph.D., professor and chair of political science at Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia, sees the crisis surrounding the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 as an opportunity for positive transformation in the volatile relationship between Russia and Ukraine.


Dominic Roberti, chemistry professor

Dominic M. Roberti, 81, of Bryn Mawr, a chemistry professor and longtime cancer survivor who helped others face lives as cancer patients, died Tuesday, July 15, of a heart attack at his home.


Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Philadelphia, PA

Sun Jul 20, 2014

College backlash and a difficult balancing act on sex assault

A recent rash of reported sexual assaults on the campus. of West Chester University has spurred conversation by students and faculty who have been voicing concerns about the school's policy surrounding sexual violence.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Xavier University, Rowan University

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Sanatoga Post

Colleges Announce Area Scholars' Accomplishments

Twenty-six area residents have been honored for their academic achievements, as reported this week by their respective colleges and universities.


Related Topix: Sanatoga, PA, Pottstown, PA, Hartwick College, Stowe, PA, Albright College

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Philly-area woman married 1 day before her death

"In all honesty, it was her looks and that she was five years older than me," Bill said.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cystic Fibrosis, Health, Fibrosis, Delaware County, PA, Philadelphia, PA

Mon Jul 07, 2014

St. Joe's student charged with theft and wire fraud

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Department of Justice announced today that a student at St. Joseph's University of Philadelphia was charged with stealing from an employee of the university to pay for his tuition.


Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Prison

Keeping produce cool and healthy

It's July, when farm produce "is harvested in the fields, shrink-wrapped onto a pallet, and then it shows up in the warehouse at temperatures hot enough to cook," complains Haile Johnston , who ships Vineland eggplant, Swedesboro peaches, Hammonton blueberries, Kennett Square mushrooms, and other area farm, dairy, and bean-based products to ... (more)


Thu Jul 03, 2014

Feds: Saint Joseph's University athlete stole to pay tuition

A former Saint Joseph's University athlete is facing federal charges for allegedly stealing from a college employee's bank account to pay his tuition.


Tire Business

Gallagher Tire hosts charity golf outing

Gallagher Tire Inc. recently hosted its annual charity event, the Jack Gallagher '63 Memorial Outing, an event that supports worthwhile causes at St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Navy League Meets July 15

Submitted by the Aurora Navy League Council 247: You do not need to be a member of the Navy League, or have a reservation, to attend the meeting--the general public is welcome.


Related Topix: Naval Postgraduate School, US Military, US Navy, US News, Aurora, IL, Montgomery, IL

Fire Department appoints new commissioner

The Philadelphia Fire Department gained a new commissioner on June 14, one day following the retirement of the often-controversial Lloyd Ayers, who served 40 years as a firefighter, including the last decade as commissioner.


Related Topix: Fire, Philadelphia, PA, Holy Family University

NBC Philadelphia

Philly-Area Colleges Among Nation's Priciest

Three private colleges in the greater Philadelphia area are among the priciest to attend in the country according to the U.S. Department of Education's latest College Affordability and Transparency list.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Drexel University, Muhlenberg College

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Modern Tire Dealer

Gallagher Tire holds memorial golf outing

Gallagher Tire Inc. recently held the seventh annual Jack Gallagher '63 Memorial Outing at Scotland Run Golf Club in Williamstown, N.J. The event is named for Jack Gallagher, founder and former president of Gallagher Tire.


Related Topix: Williamstown, NJ