Arcadia University News


Dr. Ajay Nair Inaugurated as Arcadia’s 22nd President

Message of "truth" highlights inaugural address “The truth shall set us free,” was the message from Dr. Ajay Nair on Oct. 13, as hundreds of students, staff, faculty, alumni, trustees, families,...
Manzella Collaborates on Art Installment in East Market
Jennifer Manzella , adjunct professor of Art and Design, co-created an art installation on Ludlow Street in Philadelphia’s East Market area. Artist Katie VanVliet collaborated with Manzella, along...
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Eugene Gilyard, Exonerated After Nearly Two Decades in Prison, Speaks at Wrongful Convictions Day
Arcadia’s Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice Department welcomed Marissa Bluestine, legal director of the Pennsylvania Innocence Project, and Eugene Gilyard, who was exonerated after...
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Sister Prejean Discusses Social Justice and Death Penalty as...

“People need to know,” said Sister Helen Prejean. “Most people have never thought about the death penalty, because it doesn’t touch their daily lives. Together, we need to change it.” Sister Helen,...
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Community UKNIGHTs 4 Arcadia During Inauguration Week
For four days during Inauguration Week, Arcadians around the world “UKNIGHTED” on campus and online for the fourth annual UKNIGHT 4 Arcadia campaign. Helping to surpass the goal of 1,022 donors, a...
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Dr. Campbell’s “Get Your Groove On” Highlighted by Business Education Association
Dr. Bruce Campbell , associate professor in the School of Education, was featured in the September 2018 issue of the National Business Education Association’s (NBEA) Keying In for his Preview course...
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Arcadia and West Chester University Host Actuarial Career Day
By Caitlin Joyce '20 Arcadia’s Actuarial Science students had the opportunity to meet prospective employers at the second annual Actuarial Career Interview Day on Sept. 21. Held in collaboration with...
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Dr. Oatis Featured in Wiley’s Research Headlines

Dr. Carol Oatis , professor of Physical Therapy, published her research on Total Knee Replacement therapy with Wiley’s Arthritis Care & Research. Dr. Oatis’ research, "Characteristics of Usual...
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Arcadia Among Princeton Review’s ‘Best in the Northeast’ Four Years Running
The Princeton Review has once again named Arcadia among the “Best in the Northeast” in its “ Best Colleges: Region by Region .” This marks the fourth consecutive year Arcadia has qualified for the...
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Jiangsu University Students Celebrate Mid-Autumn and...

On Oct. 1, Jiangsu University (JSU) students and Arcadia’s Computer Science and Mathematics faculty gathered at Minado Restaurant in Norristown, Pa. to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival and the...
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December 14, 2018

Final Exams and Winter Break Facilities Hours

Arcadia University will have limited hours of operation for student services during final exams and winter break. Kuch Center Finals: Dec. 11 to 18 Monday: 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday: 10 a...

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December 13, 2018

Faculty, Staff, Students “Uknight” for Social Innovation and Freedom of Speech

On Reading Day, Dec. 11, the University community heard from the Uknighted Budget, Aspirational, and Shared Governance and Transparency Committees in a highly anticipated follow-up to the April and September community-wide meetings. In this third meeting, the Budget and Aspirational Committees...

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December 12, 2018

School of Education, Computer Science and Mathematics Host Philadelphia High School Students

Faculty from the School of Education and Computer Science and Mathematics Department welcomed to campus high school students from the School District of Philadelphia’s Academy at Palumbo on Dec. 6. Dr. Augusto Macalalag , assistant professor of Education, Dr. Yanxia Jia , associate professor of...

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December 12, 2018

Dr. Shandell Featured on African American Studies Podcast for Book

Dr. Jonathan Shandell , associate professor and co-director of Theater Arts, was featured in an episode of the "New Books on African American Studies" podcast. Dr. Shandell discussed his new novel, T he American Negro Theatre and the Long Civil Rights Era , which unpacks the legacy of the American...

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December 11, 2018

Arcadia University to Transfer Sponsorship of Genetic Counseling program to University of Pennsylvania

Arcadia University and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania announce that, beginning in fall 2019, Arcadia University will transfer sponsorship, accreditation, curriculum, and faculty of its Master of Science in Genetic Counseling program to Penn. Established in 1995,...

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December 5, 2018

International Business and Culture Course Auctions Furniture for Hurricane Maria Recovery

This holiday season, you can support the Hurricane Maria recovery for Puerto Rico and Dominica while getting your loved ones the furniture they want. Students in the International Business and Culture course are auctioning refurbished furniture to support the organizations Unidos, in Puerto Rico,...

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Video and Images from Across Arcadia

WerbockNNovember 29, 2018

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Knight Vision: November 2018

Nicole Gieselman '19November 28, 2018

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Because Arcadia: Hipsters, Punks, Artists— Oh, My!

WerbockNOctober 30, 2018

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Knight Vision: October 2018


Arcadia University Events



Study Abroad Photo & Video Contest

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Study Abroad Photo & Video Contest

January 16, 2019

All Day

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DPT Class of 2019 Commencement

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DPT Class of 2019 Commencement

January 20, 2019

3:00pm to 5:00pm

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

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Study Abroad Welcome Back Dinner

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Study Abroad Welcome Back Dinner

January 22, 2019

6:30pm to 8:00pm

Grey Towers Castle
Rose & Mirror Rooms 450 S Easton Rd
Glenside, PA 19038

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Alumni, Student, Faculty/Staff

PT Alumni & Friends Reception at APTA CSM


Alumni, Student, Faculty/Staff

PT Alumni & Friends Reception at APTA CSM

January 25, 2019

6:30pm to 8:30pm

Busboys and Poets
450 K Street
Washington, DC 20001

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