Jefferson University

About 100 Jefferson University Students opened up a pop up fashion boutique on it's East Falls Campus to help raise money to support cancer patients.
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John McDevitt
November 28, 2018 - 2:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — About 100 Jefferson University students opened up a pop-up fashion boutique on it's East Falls Campus to help raise money to support cancer patients. The students in the Fashion Merchandising and Management Program were divided into groups, with each representing a...
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Jefferson head coach Tom Shirley now has 750 wins in his career.
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Matt Leon
November 12, 2018 - 3:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was quite a weekend for Tom Shirley. The Division II Jefferson University women's basketball coach saw his team open the season with two wins, beating Molloy on Saturday, 61-56 and then hammering Queens on Sunday, 90-62. Each win represented an impressive milestone...
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Abraham Almonte had a 2.41 ERA during his career at Division II Jefferson University (then known as Philadelphia University).
Kane County Cougars
Matt Leon
August 08, 2018 - 2:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Abraham Almonte is having fun. The Division II Jefferson University — formerly Philadelphia University — product is pitching out of the bullpen this season for the Single-A Kane County Cougars in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization. This is Almonte's first full...
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medical marijuana
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Pat Loeb
July 12, 2018 - 4:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Medical marijuana has become a multibillion-dollar industry, but there's no university program providing advanced training for professionals in the field. That's about to change — and Thomas Jefferson University is stepping in to fill the void. Jefferson plans to...
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A crew team rows on the Schuylkill River.
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Pat Loeb
July 03, 2018 - 7:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's rowing association and local elected officials have been working for several years to get the Army Corps of Engineers to dredge the Schuylkill River, but in a final decision, the Corps has issued a resounding "no" to funding for the project. The...
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Photo Credit: Tom Weishaar, One More Shot
Matt Leon
April 04, 2018 - 4:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Versatility is incredibly important in the game of baseball today. The more you can do, the more valuable you are to a team. Keeping this in mind, you would have to work pretty hard to find an area player more versatile and valuable than Division II Jefferson...
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