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Ron Meyer 2016 Institute Award

Ron Meyer to receive 2016 Institute Award

September 2, 2016

Meyer, a lifelong competitive athlete, uncovers the role that faith plays in the lives of athletes and sports professionals around the country as host of Blessed2Play, which airs weekly on EWTN Radio and SiriusXM Satellite Radio. Read More 

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Tough love

with Ollie Johnson

Ollie Johnson, former NBA basketball player out of Temple University, discusses how his experiences in basketball taught him that it’s necessary to hear that you must “dig deeper” in order to “do better.” Read More 

Swimming back from paralysis

with Haley Scott DeMaria

Haley Scott DeMaria shares her harrowing and ultimately triumphant story of her return to collegiate swimming after a fatal bus accident left her paralyzed. Read More 

On the NHL Winter Classic

with Jim Watson

Jim Watson, NHL Stanley Cup winner with the Philadelphia Flyers, shares his thoughts about when the NHL Winter Classic came to Philadelphia. Read More 

Building character through sports

with Kevin Sloan

Kevin Sloan, Head Men’s Soccer Coach and Assistant Sports Information Director at Neumann University, tells us about how his character was developed through his athletic experiences. Read More 

On her athletic career

with Theresa Huke

Theresa Huke, Director of the John C. Ford Academic Resource Center at Neumann University, shares with us some stories from her athletic career. Read More 

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Students involved in Mission and Ministry at Neumann University recently spent time at the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming.

Summer Service ft. Jen Sieminski

July 11, 2017 | by Evan Zielinski

Jen Sieminski, a rising sophomore on the Neumann University softball team, recently put aside her cleats as she picked up a … Read More 

Redemption through Victories 2

Redemption Through Victories

April 12, 2017 | by Marco Sifoni

To be the last two teams standing, in an exhausting 64 team tournament, is an accomplishment within itself but, who … Read More 

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The Cubs, the World Series, and the faithful fans

November 3, 2016 | by Jeffrey B. Eisenberg

Even more than for the players on the field, the Chicago Cubs’ World Series Championship might be most poignant for those who have built a love for the team over a lifetime of experiences, relationships, and belief. Read More 

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RESPONSIBLE COACHES

Coaches vs. Cancer is a collaboration between the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches. This program, which began in 1993, now has over 2,000 coaches and their teams raise money and awareness for the fight against cancer. Temple University coach, Fran Dunphy comments, “We, as coaches, feel responsible to give back to our communities.” Philadelphia’s Men’s Big 6 coaches lead the country in fundraising. Neumann University has spearheaded the local Division II and III effort.