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PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service has planned 175 ceremonies, swearing-in some 14,000 new citizens, by July 10, to celebrate independence.  One of them, Wednesday, at the Betsy Ross house in Philadelphia, was devoted to children. Thirteen children from seven countries were sworn in, most of them the children of immigrants who've become U.S. citizens, themselves, and thus can sponsor their children. 
July 5, 2018
Article written by Kyle Purchase on behalf of Global Philadelphia Association  Photo credit: National Park Service
June 30, 2018
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June 30, 2018
Interview conducted by Najah Springer on behalf of Global Philadelphia Association Tell me about what it is you do as President of the West Philadelphia Corridor Collaborative?
June 29, 2018
Located on display in the first floor of the Barnes Foundation, lives the artwork of late Impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir, and the filmwork directed by his late son, Jean Renoir. When entering the first room of the Renoir exhibition, a clip from “Elena and Her Man,” a film directed by Jean Renoir is played. In this short scene, Jean invites the viewer to witness the beauty of what it means to be young and in love, as depicted by the young French couple.
June 27, 2018
Article written by Kyle Purchase on behalf of Global Philadelphia Association On June 6, 2018, the World Trade Center (WTC) of Greater Philadelphia announced that they will be conducting new overseas business development programs. The programs will be partnered with U.S. Strategic Ventures in order to achieve global marketing goals.
June 27, 2018
Original article by PHL Diversity Podcast
June 25, 2018
Article written by Sabra Anderson on behalf of Global Philadelphia Association June 10, 2018, marked the 30th anniversary of the Philadelphia Pride Parade and thousands from across the tri-state area came out to celebrate.
June 19, 2018
Article written by Alisha Mehta on behalf of Global Philadelphia Association
June 19, 2018
Change is a constant in the world of innovation. And just like the entrepreneurs and innovators supported by the Science Center, they, too, are continually iterating. Over the past year, the Science Center has:
June 19, 2018