A full week of events celebrating technology and innovation in the Philadelphia region, organized by local technology news site Technical.ly.
Warm up this winter at one of the many cozy cafe’s snuggled throughout the city (pun intended!). The polar vortex may have you wanting to stay inside, but this list of hot spots will have you walking out the door, wearing your favorite pair of gloves.Continue reading “Cozy Cafés To Warm Up In This Winter in Philly”
Get ready, Philadelphia—we’re welcoming in the Year of the Pig with a big celebration at the Rail Park! In collaboration with Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation, the Friends of the Rail Park invite you to enjoy an afternoon of food and cultural activities for all ages that celebrate the diversity of what our communities have to offer. Entrance is free. Food for purchase.
Campus Philly and Temple University will host a one-day leadership conference for ALL Philadelphia-area college students. The Inclusive Leadership Conference strives to build a better Philadelphia by giving college students from around the region the chance to enhance their leadership knowledge and skills through presentations, workshops, dialogues, and panels on topics related to inclusive leadership and social change. This year’s conference will focus on how one can find, advocate, and teach others to find their voice.
**COMING SOON** We’re giving away 50 FREE student tickets to the Philadelphia Opera performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream! Stay tuned for how to snag yours, and stay up to date by checking our Instagram for updates on when the free tickets go live!
For information about the February 8 performance at the Philadelphia Opera, visit http://bit.ly/2H2rkwj
Our first career event of the semester – Wired Philly! Connect and get wired with leading STEM employers from across the region at our free career event (plus get some free dinner, too!).
Meet companies currently hiring for internships and entry level roles in science, technology, app development, coding, and much more! This will be a casual network-building reception (with free food!) that focuses on genuine relationships – come learn more about all the opportunities available to you in Philadelphia STEM, make some new contacts and meet recruiters.
Stick around to explore the Franklin Institute’s Vikings exhibit – an extra ticket (discounted to $10!) is required for the exhibit, you may pay at the door, but the networking reception is entirely free!
Philadelphia’s tech and science industries are booming, and they’re all looking for talent that looks just like you.
Celebrate the kickoff to Philly Theatre Week with First Friday at the Cherry Street Pier! Artists will be previewing work included in the 2nd Annual Philly Theatre Week.
It’s almost that time of year! You’ve worked so hard over these past four years just to get to this moment: graduation. As we near the end of the school year, decisions begin mounting concerning your future like where you’ll work, where you’ll live, and most importantly…
Where you’re going to have your graduation celebration!
No worries, we have you covered. Below are five of our favorite spots for grad parties in the city, whether you have a tight-knit squad or a large, wacky family to accommodate, you’ll be able to please everyone on your special day!
The Barnes Foundation’s Young Professionals Night is where the wild things are this winter. Inspired by Rousseau’s exotic jungle scenes, Glackens’ portraits of women clad in feathers and fur, and all the other wildlife lurking in our fabled collection, Young Professionals Night is going winter wild this season.
Go bold with spots, stripes, or your favorite animal print and get whisked away to an evening of artful adventure.
Late-night expedition into the Barnes collection until 9 pm. Share your best winter wild moments using #BarnesYP.
Dress code: animal print or (faux) feathers and fur
Worldtown DJs combine high-energy global beats with live percussion and visual art. For Winter Wild, they’re bringing the essence of a street festival to the Barnes!
Get ready to run with the art-loving, industry-leading pack of our urban jungle. Invite your friends to our Facebook event page.
General public $35; members $15; Contemporaries free.
Includes access to the Barnes collection.
Hosted by the Contemporaries.
Young Professionals Night is powered by: Mole Street Artists
College is an adventure – an adventure about the discovery, creation, and development of your story! Campus Philly is starting a new series called “What’s Your Philly Story?” where we share students’ stories of what brought them to Philly, why they love it here, and how they’re making the most of this awesome city.
We reached out to a few students from different schools and varying studies to tell us about their college experience, sharing what makes their education and story so special.Continue reading “Part 1: What’s Your Philly Story?”