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Anthony H. Murray, Jr., former U.S. Mint superintendent
Anthony H. Murray Jr. was one the first Americans to arrive in Japan after World War II, and he brought back a souvenir: a sword a Japanese soldier had traded for a carton of cigarettes.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Lawsuit: Tulsa failed to protect woman from player
Paula Lavigne discusses the lawsuit against the University of Tulsa over its handling of sexual assault claims against basketball player Patrick Swilling Jr. A lawsuit filed in federal court Monday alleges that the University of Tulsa failed to protect a student from one of its prominent basketball players who has a history of facing sexual assault ... (more)
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Saint Joe's president, VP, to step down in June
The president and vice president of Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia are stepping down amid recent financial concerns and no-confidence votes.
St. Joe's president, VP to step down
St. Joseph's University, which has faced financial turmoil and faculty unrest over the last year, is getting new leadership.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The University of Miami Names New Vice President of Enrollment Management
He will join the University beginning September 8. A professional with more than 18 years of experience in the field, Haller has held several enrollment leadership positions across various areas including admissions, marketing and retention.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Mary L. Creekmore, 56, well-known Phila. paralegal
Mary L. Creekmore, 56, of Drexel Hill, a well-known figure in the Philadelphia paralegal community, died Tuesday, Aug. 5, of cancer in the Vitas Hospice at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital, Darby.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
A New Four Years Awaits
August is the month of inevitable goodbyes and exciting hellos. As the graduating class branches off on their different paths, friendships that have grown since childhood begin to 'lax.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
MolecularHealth Adds Renowned Oncologist to Advisory Board
MolecularHealth announces the addition of Fadi Braiteh, M.D., to its advisory board.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Fitch Releases Report on Saint Joseph's University, PA
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Sat Aug 02, 2014
Bryn Mawr is latest college to drop SAT requirement for admission
Bryn Mawr College, the small, private women's school in Philadelphia, last week joined a growing number of schools around the country that no longer require the SAT or other standardized test scores for admission.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
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.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
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.
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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.
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.