Stephen Tang

Dr. Stephen Tang, President and CEO of the University City Science Center. (Photo courtesy of the Science Center)

​Science Is A 24/7 Pursuit In University City

Apple. Google. Microsoft. Each has roots in a garage: the stuff of legend for innovators from which University City Science Center is drawing inspiration.

04/24/2015

(Credit: Mike Dunn)

Property, Wages, or…? Stakeholders Argue Philadelphia’s Tax Policy

The discussion, titled “Philadelphia Taxes — Past, Present and Future.” was organized by the Pew Charitable Trusts and Temple University’s Center on Regional Politics.

05/03/2013

US Sen. Pat Toomey (in red necktie at left) chats with Benjamin Pascal (in green necktie), CEO of Invisible Sentinel, a medical device manufacturer.  Photo by Michelle Durham

Sen. Pat Toomey Tours Nation’s Oldest Urban Research Park, In West Philadelphia

Recently elected US senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) took a tour on Monday of the University City Science Center, on Market Street in West Philadelphia, promoting repeal of a tax on medical devices.

03/14/2011