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Campus Philly’s Summer 2021 Resource Guide

School is out, the sun is shining, and there are TONS of things to do in the city. This can only mean one thing: It’s summer! Welcome to Campus Philly’s…

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10 Ways to Improve Your Mental Health

Spring has officially sprung which means warmer weather—and longer days! Spring can also mean lots of finals and assignments as the school semester is wrapping up (hello there, Zoom fatigue!)….

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15 Ways to Celebrate the Holiday Season in Philly: Deals, Virtual Events, and More

This has been a semester unlike any other (to say the very least). Let’s get right into the good stuff. Below, you’ll find some ways to get into the holiday…

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Top 25 Things to Do in Philly Under $25

Last updated July 16, 2021 There’s already endless possibility for things to do in Philly, but the city is especially friendly to those (students!) on a budget. Philly supports members…

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Halloween Haunts and More: Where to Get Spine-Chilled in the City

Halloween is right around the corner, and it’s time to get in the spirit of the season! No matter what your scare-factor comfort level is, the City of Philadelphia has…

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Campus Philly’s Fall Resource Guide

Welcome to (or back to!) Philly for your fall 2020 semester. We know things both on- & off-campus are going to look & feel different this year, so as always,…

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Campus Philly’s Summer Resource Guide

Our Summer Resource Guide is your all-access pass to enjoying Philadelphia this summer.

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Your Virtual Guide to All Things Philly

Yo, Philly! Looking for ways to keep the Philly vibe alive from home? We’ve got everything you need right here.

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Roxborough’s Roots: Spending a Day in NW Philly’s Signature Neighborhood

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.

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En Route: Visit these Spots by Riding SEPTA

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.

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