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47th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 1, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

La Salle Senior Wins Award For Paper On Growth Of Country Music

A La Salle University American Studies senior has won an award for a paper on a musical trend. In short, you can’t keep country music down on the farm.

04/01/2014

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Local College Students Learn First-Hand About Life On The US/Mexican Border

Lots of college students spend Spring Break partying, some other working, but a group from LaSalle will be learning about immigration by going to a Texas border town.

03/01/2014

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Phila. Fed Boss Says US Economy Is In Long-Term Recovery

Charles Plosser, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, admitted that December’s jobs number was a disappointment, but he says the long-term trend is positive

01/14/2014

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La Salle University Criminal Justice Program Offers Students Hands-On Experience By Holding Class In A Prison

A La Salle University criminal justice program is more than just books and lectures, because the classroom is actually in a prison, and half the class are inmates.

11/02/2013

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La Salle Student Teaches Workplace Professionalism To Classmates

By John Ostapkovich PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A couple of new surveys, says many employers find today’s college students lacking professionalism. There are some who are trying to debunk those survey one student at a time. Business student Marcelina […]

03/25/2013

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Center City Shopping Mall Goes All Out For March Madness

The NCAA men’s basketball tournament looms large, but perhaps nowhere larger than at the Shops at Liberty Place.

03/18/2013

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Analyst: Threat From Inside His Party Forced Lautenberg To Call It Quits

The Senate’s oldest member says he won’t run for re-election next year. Frank Lautenberg faced a threat from a popular figure in his own party.

02/15/2013

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La Salle’s 20th ‘Busca’ Class Graduates Tonight

La Salle University tonight celebrates the largest graduating class in a program for native Spanish-speakers, where the point is teaching English, and more.

01/18/2013

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La Salle Organizes 1,000 Volunteers To Mark 150th Anniversary

La Salle University is marking its 150th anniversary year by reaching out in a big day of service tomorrow.

09/28/2012

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New Reality Show Follows Amish Into The Big City

A new reality show called “Breaking Amish” tells the story of several Amish and Mennonite young adults who have decided to break away from their strict religious lifestyle to try life in New York City.

09/14/2012

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New Program At Local University Weaves 3 Disciplines In 1

A local university’s program weaves accounting, criminal justice and computer science together.

09/09/2012

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As Classes Begin At La Salle, A Very Familiar Face Greets Families

This is the first day of the fall semester at LaSalle and some students may interact with a man who taught their parents, or even their grand-parents.

08/27/2012

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La Salle, Green Tree Host Autism Conference Friday

One difficult topic on the agenda is sex education for those on the Autism spectrum.

05/02/2012

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Hunger Walk In Philadelphia Raises Close to $250K For Food Pantries

The 16th annual Walk-Run Against Hunger stepped off from the Art Museum Saturday morning.

04/14/2012

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New Andy Warhol Exhibit Display At La Salle University Art Museum

The exhibit was a gift given to the university from The Andy Warhol Photographic Legacy Program.

04/12/2012

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