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Arcadia Celebrates Perseverance and Dedication at 2019 Commencement Ceremonies

On May 16 and 17, the 892 members of the Class of 2019 crossed the stage on Haber Green and began their journeys as alumni of Arcadia University at the 163rd annual Graduate and Undergraduate...
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Arcadia Exhibitions Presents “Spencer Finch: As Lightning on a Landscape” Through Dec. 15
On June 3, Arcadia Exhibitions celebrated the opening of the exhibition, “Spencer Finch: As Lightning on a Landscape,” with a discussion between panelists Richard Torchia , director of Arcadia...
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Game On! Arcadia University Launches Esports Program for Fall 2019
Beginning in Fall 2019, Arcadia University will launch a co-educational esports program as a varsity sport where gamers will compete as part of Arcadia’s athletic programs. Some games that are being...
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Dr. Jeff Rutenbeck Named Provost & Senior VP for...

GLENSIDE, Pa. (May 31, 2019) — Arcadia University is proud to announce that, following a national search, Dr. Jeff Rutenbeck has been appointed provost and senior vice president for Academic Affairs...
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Egyptian Education Delegates Visit Campus to Learn About STEM Initiatives
Arcadia University’s School of Education hosted Egyptian delegates from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and four universities on April 30, in order to showcase student...
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Physical Therapy Named Among HealthGrad’s Best DPT Programs
Arcadia’s Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program was ranked fifth among the “Best DPT Programs for 2019” in HealthGrad’s northeast region category. Arcadia’s DPT program is recognized as one of the...
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Physician Assistant Students Raise Funds for IM ABLE Foundation
Students from the Physician Assistant (PA) program played tug-of-war, dodgeball, and other physical games to raise money to support individuals with disabilities at the PA Olympics on April 13 at the...
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Joseph Sun Named Director of Strategic Initiatives

After a national search, Joseph Sun —an educational administration professional, teacher, counselor, and consultant with more than 35 years of higher education experience—joined Arcadia as director...
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Arcadia University Passes “Refugees Welcome” Resolution
By Olivia Grajewski ’20 Arcadia University’s Student Government Organization passed an “I Welcome” resolution on April 18 declaring the campus a welcoming and safe place for refugees. An effort led...
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Arcadia Appoints Brigette A. Bryant as VP for Development...

Arcadia University is proud to announce that Brigette A. Bryant , a fundraising executive with nearly three decades of development experience in higher education, has been appointed vice president...
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June 24, 2019

Education Alumni Ranked Among Philly’s Best Teachers

Six School of Education graduates were featured in a Philly.com article highlighting 2019 Lindback Foundation Distinguished Teaching Award winners from the School District of Philadelphia: Denise Piotrowski Eiler ’06MEd (Educational Leadership), a social studies teacher at Baldi Middle School who...

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June 21, 2019

Athletics Achieves Highest Rank in Directors’ Cup Standings

Arcadia University Athletics ranked near the top third of DIII athletic programs, as ranked by the The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) 2018-19 Learfield IMG Director's Cup standings released on June 12. With four teams making it to the NCAA Tournaments this year,...

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June 21, 2019

Dr. Brasof Publishes in the Journal of Educational Change

Dr. Marc Brasof , assistant professor of Education, published “Meeting the discipline challenge: Capacity-building youth-adult leadership” in the Journal of Educational Change on June 14. The article addresses causes of in-school conflicts and explores how youth courts—diversion programs that offer...

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June 19, 2019

Lee’s Exhibition Featured at Jeonju International Photo Festival

June Yong Lee , associate professor of Art and Design, was invited to showcase at the 12th annual Jeonju International Photo Festival in Jeonju, South Korea from May 18 to 26. Submissions from 10 Arcadia University students were also showcased in the festival’s student photography exhibition. Lee’s...

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June 19, 2019

Banchi ’20 Awarded CAMAR Scholarship for Actuarial Science

Actuarial Science major Carlie Banchi ’20 was awarded the Casualty Actuaries of the Mid-Atlantic Region (CAMAR) scholarship by the Casualty Actuarial Society for outstanding performance in an Actuarial Science program in May. Each year, CAMAR scholarships are awarded to six students from Arcadia...

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June 19, 2019

Topa ’21 Earns Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant

International Business and Culture student RaeAnn Topa ’21 was awarded a study abroad grant from the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi—the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. She is one of only 75 students from across the country selected for the...

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Video and Images from Across Arcadia

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FYSAE: Sample Excursions

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Arcadia University Events


Art and Performance, Campus-Wide, Exhibition

Student Exhibition, Landman Library

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Art and Performance, Campus-Wide, Exhibition

Student Exhibition, Landman Library

Landman Library
Lobby 450 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038

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Campus-Wide, Faculty/Staff

Faculty Silent Writing Retreat

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Campus-Wide, Faculty/Staff

Faculty Silent Writing Retreat

July 1, 2019

9:00am to 5:00pm

Landman Library
450 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038

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Prospective Student

Doctor of Education Information Session

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Prospective Student

Doctor of Education Information Session

July 8, 2019

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Grey Towers Castle 450 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038

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Prospective Student

Physical Therapy Admission Information Session

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Prospective Student

Physical Therapy Admission Information Session

July 24, 2019

11:00am to 2:00pm

Commons Meeting Room 450 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038

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