The Philadelphia University Alumni Association exists to maintain and promote the ideals and mission of the University by encouraging alumni participation in the PhilaU community through alumni events, student engagement and financial support.
From Textile Professional to Entrepreneur
Yair Lapciuc ’97
Yair Lapciuc ’97 knew he wanted to continue in the line of work his patriarchs established by working in the textile industry. In 1949, his grandfather started a textile factory in Colombia. When the time arrived to select a textile school, Philadelphia University was Lapciuc’s first choice.Read entire post