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Arcadia Welcomes Students Back to Campus

Arcadia’s campus, quiet for the past 10 months, again was alive with the sounds and sights of students as 355 approved residential students moved into Oak Summit and residence halls—many at single...
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Dr. Riggan Publishes on “Risky” Eritrean Migration to Europe
Arcadia University Professor of International Studies in Historical and Political Studies Dr. Jennifer Riggan has researched for years on Eritrea’s policies in terms of nationalism, education, and...
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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....
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Koelzer Spotlighted as Ice Hockey “Pioneer”

Kelsey Koelzer has made history as the first Black female ice hockey coach in NCAA history. National and regional media outlets have heralded her appointment at Arcadia University to lead the...
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Dr. Cross ’99M: A Role Model in the Classroom, and at Arcadia, for Black Students
“There are many students who have gone all the way through their matriculation and never encountered a Black male teacher,” said Education alumnus Dr. George Cross ’99M about returning to teach in...
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McCreery ’20 Monitors COVID Patients in One-of-a-Kind Virtual Response Center
As hospitals continue to combat COVID-19, Political Science graduate Steven McCreery ’20 has taken on a unique role as a virtual monitoring tech for St. Luke's University Health Network in their...
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Otieno Examines Health Disparities and Human Rights
This semester, Alex Otieno , assistant professor of Sociology, is continuing his long standing concerns around recognizing and promoting the role of culture and institutions in facilitating and,...
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Arcadia Receives $1 Million Grant for Campus Renovations...

Arcadia University is proud to announce that it has received a $1 million grant from the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) for construction, renovation, and other related costs for a...
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Cruz-Pineda ’21 Finds Identity Through Study Abroad and Service
By Katherine Haines '21 Emily Cruz-Pineda ’21 started her college journey at Arcadia as undecided on her major. Coming from a family of educators, she decided on Education with a minor in Spanish,...
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Arcadia Awarded HealthSpark Grant for Graduate Civic...

The HealthSpark Foundation has awarded Arcadia University a grant to develop a Graduate Civic Scholars Program to help expand the undergraduate program that launched last summer for students who are...
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May 6, 2021

Class of 2020 Reports Career Success Amidst Pandemic

In an economic period where unemployment skyrocketed, more than 90 percent of Arcadia University’s graduate and undergraduate Class of 2020 survey respondents have secured employment or continued their education with regional, national, and international organizations. Approximately 81 percent of...

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May 6, 2021

Brown ’21 Works With Hydrocephalus Association for Capstone

Graphic Design major Mya Brown ’21 found inspiration for her capstone project from her brother’s fatal battle with Hydrocephalus , which is an abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid within the cavities of the brain. This spring, she worked with the Hydrocephalus Association (HA) to redevelop...

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May 6, 2021

Haines '21 '22 Creates Podcast to Educate on Controlled Burns

In the Capstone 2021 Series, members of the Class of 2021 showcase their capstone and thesis projects. Media and Communications and Biology double major Katherine Haines ’21, ’22 explores how conservation biology topics can be communicated through multimedia tools like podcasts, in order to be more...

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May 5, 2021

Mueller ’21 Explore COVID Impact in Capstone Project

In this series, the members of the Class of 2021 showcase their capstone and thesis projects. Media and Communications major Josephine Mueller '21 dives into how COVID-19 has affected college students in a magazine she created for her senior capstone project. Mueller always wanted to write...

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May 4, 2021

Bleiweiss ’21 Explores History of Grey Towers Castle

Art History major Kat Bleiweiss ’21 has worked to uncover the history behind the original purchase of Arcadia University’s Grey Towers Castle and the surrounding property. Her fascination with the Castle’s history began as a first-year student and grew with her first visit to the archives...

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May 3, 2021

Dr. Branson Featured on Podcast About Stereotypes in Profiling Serial Murderers

By Katherine Haines '21 Dr. Allan Branson , adjunct professor of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice, was featured on a March episode of The Reporter’s Notebook podcast, “ Storm Tracking .” Host Gary Anderson interviewed Dr. Branson for the investigative true-crime podcast focusing on the...

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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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May

Prospective Student

MA in Counseling Online Information Session

Prospective Student

MA in Counseling Online Information Session

May 12, 2021

4:00pm to 5:00pm

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May

Campus-Wide

HRL Interfaith Panel on Religion/Faith and Social Services

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HRL Interfaith Panel on Religion/Faith and Social Services

May 12, 2021

4:00pm to 5:30pm


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May

Prospective Student

Doctor of Education ONLINE Information Session

Prospective Student

Doctor of Education ONLINE Information Session

May 17, 2021

4:30pm to 5:30pm

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Aug

Faculty/Staff

Redesigning Your Syllabus for Inclusive Excellence

Faculty/Staff

Redesigning Your Syllabus for Inclusive Excellence

August 2, 2021

9:00am

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