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Soon-To-Be Or Recent College Grads Can Take Part In Online Job Fair Set For The End Of The Month

Deborah Diamond, President of Campus Philly, likens the week long event to an online matchmaking service of sorts.

03/15/2015

Sayeh Hormozi, (right), director of the city's Graduation Coach Camapign. testifies at a City Council hearing Wednesday. 
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4 Organizations That Help Philadelphians Get College Degrees Exploring Ways To Collaborate

Their missions have similarities, and distinct differences. Campus Philly, Graduate! Philadelphia, PhillyGoes2College and the Graduation Coach Campaign help students to get their college degrees.

02/07/2015

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Princeton University Rates Magazine’s #1 ‘Best College Value’

Swarthmore and Haverford are in the top 10. Penn comes in at 26.

01/20/2015

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New Survey Takes A Look At What Makes Local College Students Stick Around After Graduation

Campus Philly president Deborah Diamond says a lot of elements figure in to that decision — with job prospects, restaurants and nightlife, and public transportation the top three. But another factor really jumps out.

12/15/2014

Campus Philly President Deborah Diamond (credit: John McDevitt)

New Survey Looks To Gauge Recent Grads’ “Philadelphia Experience”

If you recently graduated from a Philadelphia area college or university over the past four years, an oranization dedicated to promoting the region to millennials is asking you to participate in an online survey.

05/17/2014

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Local Non-Profit Offers Tools To Help Colleges, Universities Become Greener

A local non-profit wants the area colleges and universities to become “greener” and they are rolling out a program that will go a long way to reducing the amount of waste they produce.

03/16/2013

Campus Philly President Deborah Diamond addresses the crowd at last year’s Annual Meeting (credit: Kelsey Jones/Campus Philly)

Higher Education And Business Leaders Come Together At Campus Philly’s Annual Meeting

President Deborah Diamond says CampusPhilly was created to solve Philadelphia’s brain drain–where young people get a degree from one of the regions more than 100 institutions of higher ed and move to another city.

12/06/2012

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Local Organization Welcomes Philly College Students

Philadelphia’s college students got a warm welcome Saturday afternoon along the Ben Franklin Parkway for Campus Philly’s annual College Day

09/29/2012

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Recent College Grads Attend Job Fair At Villanova

College graduates from 2008 to the present showed up at Villanova University on Monday for the Campus Philly Opportunity Fair. It’s a job fair exclusively for recent college grads.

06/18/2012

The login page at CareerPhilly.com welcomes both employers and students. (Credit: Campus Philly)

Campus Philly Launches Online Internship Fair

College students looking for an internship, and firms needing interns, need look no further than a website.

01/11/2012

Campus Philly Holds ‘Create-Adelphia’ Job Fair To Lure Design Students

A first of its kind event was held at the Comcast Center Monday evening, connecting college students with internships and jobs in the design field.

10/17/2011

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Summer Program Encourages Interns To Stay In Philadelphia After Graduation

My Philly Summer is a series of networking opportunities. Interns even got to rub elbows with Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter.

07/20/2011

(Campus Philly president Deborah Diamond addresses a gathering Tuesday morning at Drexel University.  Photo by Lynne Adkins)

Marketing To Recent Grads Paying Off For Philadelphia

Nonprofit marketing organization Campus Philly has been working hard to convince college students from out of town that Philadelphia is such a great place, they should stay here after graduation.

12/14/2010

Free Admission To Philadelphia Museums For College Students

Campus Philly and the Art Museum are pairing up for “College Day on the Parkway” today to show area college students the best the city has to offer.

09/25/2010