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Cintron-Marsh Finds Unique Ways to Engage with Students During COVID-19

[block1]Arcadia’s Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies and Gateway to Success Program Coordinator Cristina Cintron-Marsh has found unique ways of connecting with students during COVID-19. As...
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Health Services Brings Student COVID Testing to Campus
As the phased reopening of Arcadia’s campus continues into the spring semester, Student Health Services (SHS) is ready to provide the required COVID-19 testing for students approved to reside on...
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Harris ’20 Coordinates COVID Contact Tracing with PA App
In 2014, A-Mac Harris ’20MPH saw how an epidemic can devastate an area when his home country of Liberia had an outbreak of Ebola. The loss of his close friend during this time inspired his interest...
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Dr. Olkowski ’99, ’02DPT Receives Inaugural Clinical...

The Arcadia University College of Health Sciences is proud to announce that alumnus Dr. Brian Olkowski ’99, ’02DPT is the inaugural recipient of the Physical Therapy Department’s Clinical Education...
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Public Safety Helps Stock Food Pantry
In lieu of exchanging gifts this year, officers in Public Safety each donated supplies to the Knights for Nutrition Food Pantry located in Oak Summit. Director of Public Safety Ruth Evans presented...
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Whitehouse ’24 Coaches Youth Hockey, Looks Forward to Taking the Ice at Arcadia
Business Administration major Sam Whitehouse ’24 remembers watching The Mighty Ducks at 3 years old with his grandfather and wanting to play ice hockey. While his parents weren’t thrilled about his...
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Q&A with Center for Teaching, Learning, and Mentoring Director Dr. Skilton
Since its launch in June 2020, the Center for Teaching, Learning, and Mentoring (CTLM) has brought together community stakeholders to support Arcadia’s innovative pedagogies and adaptive strategies....
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Motuz ’24 Celebrates Health After 12 Surgeries and...

At 18-years-old, Arcadia University biology major Mychajla Motuz '24 has undergone 12 facial reconstruction surgeries to fix her cleft lip and palate, which were complicated by a childhood infection...
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Knights for Nutrition Food Pantry Continues to Support Students
By Nikolai Kachuyevski ’21 Even as most of the Arcadia community went home in March, the Knights for Nutrition Food Pantry , an initiative that started in 2018, stayed open for a small cohort of...
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Arcadia Launches Free College Prep Program for High School...

Searching for the right college can be challenging. To help high school students find their fit, Arcadia University’s Office of Enrollment Management is launching the College Prep Program, a series...
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February 25, 2021

Operating Posture for Fall 2021

Dear Arcadia Community, Arcadia University plans to be operational for as much in-person living and learning as possible starting this fall for the 2021-22 academic year. The community’s commitments to physical distancing practices, wearing masks, and limiting group gatherings have supported a...

February 25, 2021

Q&A with Debra Powell-Wright, Co-Editor of “Philly Jawns”

On Friday, March 26, Arcadia University will host the event My Skin is Black in honor of Women’s History Month. This panel and discussion will focus on how art meets activism. Moderated by Director of Young Men's Initiative at Philadelphia Futures Gabriel Bryant, it will bring together ten of the...

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February 24, 2021

Patricia Cornet ’91, Michel Paul Elected to Arcadia University Board of Trustees

Arcadia University is proud to announce that Patricia Cornet , group director of Community Partnerships at Bristol Myers Squibb, and Michel Paul , a retired executive from Johnson & Johnson who previously served as president of J&J’s Global Strategic Customer Solutions organization, have...

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February 23, 2021

Dr. Miller Publishes Paper in Nutrients Journal

Dr. Melissa Miller , visiting assistant professor of Public Health, recently published an article in the journal Nutrients , titled, “A Randomized Controlled Trial Testing the Effectiveness of Coping with Cancer in the Kitchen, a Nutrition Education Program for Cancer Survivors.” The paper examined...

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February 23, 2021

Stephens ’21 Gains Medical Experience During COVID-19 as EMT

Psychology major and pre-Physician Assistant (PA) student Kylie Stephens ’21 wanted a more hands-on internship working with patients as opposed to what she calls a “look but can’t touch” experience. With hopes of joining the medical field as a Physician Assistant after graduate school, she wanted...

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February 19, 2021

Writing Center Provides Support to Students During the Pandemic Through Online Consulting

By Rikki Rosenthal '21 The Arcadia University Writing Center has expanded its outreach and engagement throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and adjusted their pedagogical approaches to consultations by providing synchronous consultations through Zoom as well as asynchronous consultations, where students...

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Video and Images from Across Arcadia

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"Polly Apfelbaum: For the Love of Una Hale"

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Exhibition of works by David Ellinger

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Artist in Residence: Polly Apfelbaum


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Arcadia University Events

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Campus-Wide, Career Education

Social Impact Virtual Career Fair

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Social Impact Virtual Career Fair

March 3, 2021

11:00am to 1:00pm


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Campus-Wide

Common Read Event: Meet Author Stephanie Land

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Common Read Event: Meet Author Stephanie Land

March 3, 2021

6:00pm to 7:00pm


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Prospective Student

Financial Aid First Friday- Financing Options

Prospective Student

Financial Aid First Friday- Financing Options

March 5, 2021

4:00pm to 5:00pm

450 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038

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Prospective Student

Special Admission Programs Virtual Sessions

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Special Admission Programs Virtual Sessions

March 8, 2021

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