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March 6, 2014

Opening Alert: Federal Donuts Is Set To Open Its New University City Location On Monday, March 10; Get Excited For Brand New Donut And Fried Chicken Flavors Coming To 3428 Sansom Street

Rejoice, University City (… and everyone for that matter), the Federal Donuts location on the 3400 block of Sansom Street is slated to open its doors at 7 a.m. on Monday, March 10. Open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., or until sell-out, the third Federal Donuts location promises the same […]

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October 28, 2013

Drexel University Honors Veterans With The Opening Of The Joe Bonham Project Exhibit, Tuesday, October 29

This fall, Drexel University welcomes a stark exhibition in commemoration of Veterans Day. From Tuesday, October 29 through Monday, November 11, Drexel University exhibits The Joe Bonham Project, a collection of more than 40 portraits of wounded Iraq and Afghan War veterans in recovery. To commemorate the opening of the stirring exhibit this week, an […]

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June 3, 2013

Drexel University’s Annual Senior Fashion Show Spotlights Student Designers At The Urban Outfitters Headquarters, Saturday, June 8

After four years of practicing stitches, tearing muslin and exploring fabrics, 24 graduating student designers from Drexel University will sew their dreams into a reality to be presented to family, friends and members of the local media at the annual Senior Fashion Show this Saturday, June 8. The show, which will also feature select designs […]

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May 22, 2013

Now Open: Invasion: Diaries And Memories Of War In Iraq At Drexel University’s URBN Center Lobby

Salute the upcoming Memorial Day holiday, a day that honors fallen United States Armed Forces, with an exclusive, insiders view of the Iraq War during a limited-time exhibit at Drexel University, Invasion: Diaries And Memories Of War In Iraq. The free exhibit features multimedia artifacts like a video installation of a 2003 newscast about the […]

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April 25, 2013

See Journalist Arianna Huffington Give A Free Talk On The Future Of Traditional And New Media At Drexel University, Tuesday, April 30

Fans of the Huffington Post and entrepreneur Arianna Huffington, take note. The outspoken powerhouse journalist and president/editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group is set to speak at a free Drexel University event on Tuesday, April 30, as the university’s guest for its annual College of Arts and Sciences’ Distinguished Lecture Series. Past speakers in […]

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April 11, 2013

Pong On The Cira Centre: The World’s Biggest Video Game Set To Be Played On The 437-Foot Cira Centre On Friday, April 19 To Kick Off Philly Tech Week

Philly Tech Week and its tons of awesomely nerdy events are set to take over the town April 20-27. But before the weeklong fest even begins, avid video gamers should take note and sign up for a chance to play Pong on the side of the massive Cira Centre in University City. Those who want […]

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January 24, 2013

Coming Attraction: Shake Shack To Open A Second Philadelphia Location In University City Later This Year

It’s no secret we’re huge fans of Shake Shack — we were ecstatic when they opened their first Philadelphia location this past June and then we teamed up with them on a special custard giveaway as part of our Moonlit Movie Screening in Rittenhouse Square back in August… to say nothing of the fact that […]

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June 13, 2012

Philadelphia To Salute Flag Day And The U.S. Army With A Citywide Celebration Thursday, June 14

What’s more fun than a birthday party? Well, TWO birthday parties, of course! Philadelphia will celebrate the anniversaries of both the United States Flag (235 years) and the United States Army (237 years) in a series of free outdoor events and presentations throughout the city — from Independence Mall to Drexel University in West Philadelphia […]

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June 11, 2012

Good News: The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Is Headed Back To Philly In 2013; Wells Fargo Center To Host Second And Third Round Tourney Action

So this is still almost a year down the road, but we’re still pretty excited about it: Philadelphia will host games in next year’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. Philadelphia will host games during the tournament’s opening weekend, which used to be the first round, but is now called the tournament’s “second round.” The Wells Fargo […]

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June 8, 2012

Now Open: Spencer ΣTA Burger, Adjacent To The West Philadelphia Location Of Sabrina’s Cafe

Last week we shared with you our top picks for delicious burgers in Philadelphia, and now we’ve got another one to add: the recently-opened Spencer ΣTA Burger on Drexel University’s campus, housed inside the Powelton location of Sabrina’s Cafe. Riding on the coattails of that newest Sabrina’s success, the team of brunch experts has opened […]

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