Your Top Student Deals for Nov. 15 – Nov. 17
Your weekend picks are in! Read on to see our top spots to use your student ID this weekend (including where to get those last-chance steals!) and enjoy exploring Philly all weekend long. Continue reading “7 Spots to Use Your Student ID This Weekend”
Connecting and placing job seekers in a position they’ll love is what keeps people like Chase Rodriguez, Executive Recruiter at Global Employment Solutions (GES), thriving. Continue reading “Hooked on Recruiting: Meet Chase, Executive Recruiter at Global Employment Solutions”
Holiday Picks, Hidden Gems + More! All Curated for You by Campus Philly.
There’s a chill in the air, which only means one thing: New places to score deals with your Student ID. Read on for November’s deals and discounts, and start exploring Philly today! Continue reading “10 Spots to Use Your Student ID This November”
Have you come to sing pumpkin carols? Us, too. Halloween is just around the corner, and we’ve got your top picks to have the best Halloween celebration in the city ever, from haunted houses and spooky bars to fall festivals and more! Continue reading “Your Guide to a Happy (and Haunted) Halloween”
The term “networking” can be strangely intimidating, don’t you think? It shouldn’t have to be, which is why Campus Philly created a series of Launch Events throughout the fall semester, designed specifically to make networking feel less strange, and focus more on building authentic, genuine connections with young professionals doing awesome work in Philly, like Haley Altus of Publicis Health Media.
Haley is one of our discussion leaders at Spark Philly, our next Launch event taking place on Tuesday, October 29. Haley and several other individuals living and working in Philadelphia will sit down with small groups of students to talk about their career journey – how they got to where they are, tips and advice they’d recommend, and why Philadelphia is the best place ever to launch your career. Continue reading “You Never Know What Opportunities Await when you Stay Connected: an Interview with Haley Altus of Publicis Health Media”
Your Top Spooky-Season Picks (+ More!) Curated by Campus Philly
Fall is officially here, and we’ve got your top picks to kick off the season! Read on to see what’s happening in Philly this month, including top spots to use your student ID for deals, discounts, and more. Continue reading “12 Spots to Use Your Student ID this October”
Garrett Miades, Marketing & Communications Intern at Roxborough Development Corporation (RDC), contributed this guest blog to the Campus Philly website to share all that the Roxborough neighborhood of Philadelphia has to offer.
Garrett is a Pre-Junior at Drexel University studying marketing, psychology and creative writing, and through his time at RDC, he fell in love with Roxborough the same way he had as a kid. Continue reading “Roxborough’s Roots: Spending a Day in NW Philly’s Signature Neighborhood”
At Create Philly, our annual networking event for college students with creative majors, we’re thrilled to have Sabina Fletcher, a Creative Director at Comcast, on our panel to share her insights into Philadelphia’s creative space, and how she uses her creativity and passion for design in her role at Comcast.
Be sure to add our next Launch Event, Spark Philly, to your calendar — October 29, 2019 at Quorum, where you’ll have the opportunity to connect with, learn, and gain insight from young professionals in Philly. Sign up today, and read on for our full interview with Sabina, Creative Director at Comcast. Continue reading “What It’s Like to be a Creative Director at Comcast: an Interview with Sabina Fletcher”
On Thursday, September 26, hundreds of college students from all over the Philadelphia region will head to Saxbys HQ for Create Philly, Campus Philly’s event for creative majors looking to gain insight, advice, and connections from young professionals working in Philadelphia’s creative industry. The evening will start with a panel discussion featuring three individuals making an impact in the creative space in Philly, followed by connecting with others over FREE dinner from honeygrow and a coffee bar at Saxbys.
Campus Philly recently sat down with Matthew Vesely, Junior Copywriter at Tierney, a full-service advertising agency in Philadelphia and sponsor of Create Philly. Matthew and other creative professionals from Tierney will be at Create Philly to meet students and share their Philly stories, and how their career path led them to work for one of the city’s top agencies. Sign up for Create Philly today, and read Matthew’s “Philly story” on the Campus Philly blog! Continue reading “Getting Creative with Words: Meet Matthew, Rowan University ’19 and Junior Copywriter at Tierney”
I’m Miles Taylor, a sophomore at UPenn studying urban studies, and I love public transportation. I’ve made it my goal over my four years here to ride every SEPTA service and document it all on my blog, Miles in Transit. I also volunteer for the SEPTA Youth Advisory Council and play tuba in the Penn Band.
The start of school is almost upon us, and with it comes the balancing act of classes, extracurriculars, and social activities. With all that stuff to keep track of, it’s really easy to forget that there’s a whole city out there! Philadelphia is one of the most interesting and diverse places in the country, and since we’re all living here for four years, we really should go and check it out. I regularly go out to experience what Philly has to offer, and part of the reason I’m able to do that is with the power of SEPTA. Continue reading “En Route: Visit these Spots by Riding SEPTA”