14 May 2014
Social Work student Rachel Mazzaro reflects upon her semester in Philadelphia in a final blog post entitled "Come to Philadelphia: A Place to Call Home."
30 March 2014
The Great Lakes Colleges Association (GLCA) is seeking faculty from multiple disciplines to engage in collaborative research into the nature of the city in the 21st century.
10 March 2014
Nhi Nguyen, senior Management Economics major and Chinese minor, studied last semester at The Philadelphia Center (TPC) through referral from The Woltemade Center at Ohio Wesleyan University.
13 February 2014
Within a month of arriving home from Philly, TPC alum, Jessica Woolpert (Hope College), was offered a position as Project Coordinator at Reagan Marketing + Design in Grand Rapids, MI.
4 February 2014
TPC’s Spring 2014 student bloggers have been selected to document and reflect on their semester experience in Philadelphia.
19 January 2014
TPC alum, Lauren Culp (Ohio Wesleyan University) is currently a business development officer in the Business Planning and Proposals Department at FHI 360, an international non-governmental organization in Durham, North Carolina.
15 January 2014
Karlee joined AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) to give back and make a difference in the lives of others at Virginia Tech.
14 January 2014
TPC Alum Ame Wiltzius (Oberlin College) returned to Philadelphia and is now working at the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society (PAWS).
3 January 2014
Happy New Year from The Philadelphia Center!
5 December 2013
The Philadelphia Center's Winter 2013 Placement Spotlight has been published.
3 December 2013
TPC is pleased to welcome a variety of new placement partners.
18 November 2013
This article examines how to give B.A.'s in arts and humanities more career options without abandoning the life of the mind.
1 November 2013
TPC Fall 2012 alum, Elaine Cunningham, has recently become the Multimedia Manager for the West Michigan Whitecaps, a minor league baseball team affiliated with the Detroit Tigers.
21 October 2013
The Philadelphia Center’s Fall 2013 Alumni Spotlight has been published.
8 October 2013
TPC’s Fall 2013 student bloggers have been selected to document and reflect on their semester experience in Philadelphia.
27 September 2013
Michele Porterfield, Senior Consultant with Leadership Solutions, Inc. co-authored Outsmart Your Leadership Genes.
17 September 2013
In a September 2013 Wall Street Journal Article, Apu Gupta, CEO and Co-founder of Curalate, explains how Philadelphia is a great city for entrepreneurs.
9 September 2013
TPC alum, Abby Hawkins, returns to Philadelphia to further her career aspirations.
9 September 2013
TPC alum, Aisulu Sanat, explains how TPC served as a catalyst for her professional development.
5 September 2013
In addition to attending Harvard, TPC Alum Phuong Mai Nguyen has also launched an ecommerce social enterprise.
28 August 2013
TPC alum, Shannon Kennedy, reflects on her TPC experience and how it has helped her in her quest towards achieving her career goals.
22 August 2013
TPC Spring 2013 Alum, Yuis Shi, highlights Philadelphia’s outstanding and unique food culture in her video ‘Flavors of Philly.’
12 August 2013
Two years after her participation in the TPC program, Michelle Waller eagerly returns to Philadelphia for an outstanding career opportunity.
1 August 2013
TPC is pleased to announce a new placement partnership with BalletX, one of the city's premier contemporary ballet companies.
31 July 2013
TPC alum Claudia Toro has been named a corps member of City Year Greater Philadelphia for 2013-2014.
17 July 2013
In The Daily Meals survey released July 16, 2013, Philadelphia’s very own Franklin Fountain was recognized as having the best milkshake in the entire United States.
8 July 2013
A $500,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Program allows Hope students to conduct research in the arts and humanities and it will also help fund internships through TPC.
28 June 2013
As the Online Marketer at Happy Dog Web Productions, Brooke had an opportunity to interview author, speaker, & social media/marketing maven Gary Vaynerchuk.
17 June 2013
Drs. Rosina Miller and Diana Waters presented at The Bonner 2013 Summer Leadership Institute held at Earlham College.
22 May 2013
Mara J. Richman, Fall 2012, Kalamazoo College, is recognized as a contributing author to an upcoming research paper to be published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.
16 May 2013
Spring 2013 student Ana Mihajlovic (Earlham College) received funding from Davis Projects for Peace in April 2013 to support a summer peace initiative of her own design.
16 May 2013
Spring 2013 student Gcinekile Bella Mavimbela (Earlham College) was recognized by the Philadelphia City Council.
16 May 2013
TPC Faculty Advisor Dr. Diana Waters will be presenting at the upcoming National Association of Multicultural Education Summer Institute.
13 May 2013
The Philadelphia Center released a new video highlighting some of the famous landmarks, restaurants and locations in and around the city.
12 April 2013
A two minute news broadcast of a major event sponsored by the SHARE Food Program of Philadelphia and United Way.
8 April 2013
Maribel enjoys working with adolescents and helping them overcome the many challenges they face.
21 November 2011
The Philadelphia Center has established the Stevens E. Brooks Memorial Fund to honor the life and legacy of its former executive director.
4 November 2010
Read the DiscoverTPC blog and follow current TPC students as they intern, live, and learn in Philadelphia.
1 July 2010
TPC offers Social Work Internships: Complete Your Practicum Requirements in Philly
28 April 2010
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30 September 2008
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