Arcadia University News


Open Expression Task Force Welcomes Dr. Ben-Porath, Discusses Drafted Principles

“We have an opportunity to see each other and recognize our differences,” Dr. Sigal Ben-Porath, professor of Education, Political Science, and Philosophy at the University of Pennsylvania and author...
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Dr. Armstrong Dunbar, Author of Never Caught, Discusses Female Abolitionists at Women’s History Month Kickoff Event
In honor of Women’s History Month, Dr. Erica Armstrong Dunbar, author and Charles and Mary Beard professor of History at Rutgers University, will speak about her research on female abolitionists and...
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Arcadia Student Receives Honorable Mention for Dell Magazines Award
Arcadia’s Emmalee Gagnon ’20 received honorable mention from Dell Magazines for her short story submission, “Say Her Name.” Before submitting her short story to the Dell Award, Gagnon worked on “Say...
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Arcadia Theater Showcases Adaptability in Three Productions...

Arcadia University Theater presents three diverse productions in the Spring 2019 semester at the Spruance Fine Arts Center Mainstage and Grey Towers Castle. Productions run Thursday to Saturday at 8...
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Students Bring Curriculum Lab into 21st Century Education Space
At the back of Landman Library’s first floor, in a room with windows covered in multicolored writing, lies an Arcadia “best-kept secret”— the Curriculum Lab, a space providing Education students with...
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Arcadia Celebrates Walt Whitman Through Exhibit “Writers Making Books”
The exhibition “Writers Making Books,” featuring samples of Philadelphia-based and international writers who print their own works, is on view at Spruance Gallery through April 21. The collection...
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Dr. Loury Nominated for “Black History in the Making” Award, Appointed to Philadelphia Defenders Association Board
Dr. Doreen Loury , assistant professor of Sociology and director of Pan-African Studies, was honored at a Jan. 21 reception by One Village Alliance as the 2019 Black History in the Making (BHIM)...
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IPCR Alumnus Appointed As Director General of the Sierra...

Fodeba Daboh ’11M , International Peace and Conflict Resolution alumnus and adjunct professor of Historical and Political Studies, was recently appointed as Director General of the Sierra Leone Local...
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Park ’21 Featured in Couer d’Alene Press for Internship Fighting Poverty
Rachel Park ’21 was featured in her hometown paper, the Couer d’ Alene Press in Idaho, in a Jan. 18 article for her internship fighting global poverty with The Borgen Project, a nonprofit dedicated...
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Arcadia University Awarded USAID Sub-Contract for STEM...

Arcadia University will be one of the key developers of a new Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) teacher education program. The University has received a sub-contract from a $24....
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March 23, 2019

Land Your Dream Job at Largest Ever Internship & Career Fair

On Wednesday, March 27, the Office of Career Education (OCE) will host more than 110 organizations from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Kuch Gymnasium for Arcadia's annual Internship & Career Fair. Anticipated to be Arcadia's largest career fair to date, the event will include a Diversity and Inclusion...

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March 20, 2019

Altamuro ’19 Wins Web Design Scholarship

By Caitlin Joyce '20 As recipient of Lounge Lizard’s $1,000 Web Design Scholarship, Scientific Illustration major Alexandra Altamuro ’19 will be offered a design critique with Ken Braun, founder and chief creative executor of Lounge Lizard, a digital marketing and website design company based in...

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March 18, 2019

Theater Hosts Hedda Gabler in Grey Towers Castle

If all the world’s a stage, then the Arcadia University Theater is taking every opportunity to perform in creative spaces around campus– including Grey Towers Castle. For Hedda Gabler, which will run from March 28 to 31, they’re transforming the lobby, Dining Room, and Rose and Mirror rooms into...

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March 15, 2019

Buscher Named Program Director of Fleisher Art Memorial

Rob Buscher , adjunct professor of Japanese cinema and Asian American studies, was named program director of the Fleisher Art Memorial on Feb. 25. As program director, Buscher will oversee Fleisher’s exhibit programs, community outreach operations, and educational opportunities for adult and...

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March 14, 2019

Help Develop Memories by Donating CD Players and Headphones

“Music, Art, and Memory,” an Honors class at Arcadia, is collecting gently used CD players and headphones for residents at Edgehill Nursing Home. This semester, the students were paired with nursing home residents for weekly visits, in which students encouraged their partners to express themselves...

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March 14, 2019

Dr. Longacre Publishes on Cancer Caregivers and Support Communities

Dr. Margaret Longacre , assistant professor of Public Health, was published in Cancer Caregivers , a comprehensive guide to the science of cancer caregiving. Dr. Longacre has studied the family caregiving and its impacts the health system. She contributed two chapters to Cancer Caregivers ,...

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Video and Images from Across Arcadia

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Arcadia University Events

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Dodgeball Tournament

March 25, 2019

7:00pm to 10:00pm

Kuch Athletic and Recreation Center
Gym 450 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038

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Campus-Wide, Student

Duck Hunt Event

March 26, 2019

All Day

Knight Hall
Learning Resource Network 450 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038

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Campus-Wide, Student

SJW19: We Still Live Here

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Campus-Wide, Student

SJW19: We Still Live Here

March 26, 2019

12:20pm to 2:00pm

Great Room 450 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038

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CALM: Come And Learn Mindfulness

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CALM: Come And Learn Mindfulness

March 26, 2019

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Heinz Hall ground floor
Wellness Services Conference Room Arcadia University
glenside, PA 19038

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