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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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March 4, 2021

Pedro Rivera and Dr. Danchien Lu to Receive Honorary Degrees

Pedro Rivera, former Pennsylvania Education Secretary and member of President Biden’s Agency Review Team for the Department of Education, and Dr. Danchien Lu, professor of mathematics at Jiangsu University, will receive honorary doctoral degrees from Arcadia University. Rivera, president of...

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March 4, 2021

Moore ’21 Embraces Mental Health As Caregiver

English major Tiara Moore ’21 has never known a “typical” college experience. While she works at the Writing Center, is a peer mentor for the Gateway to Success Program, and was a member of the indoor Track & Field team before COVID-19, Moore is also a caregiver for her mother who suffered a...

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March 3, 2021

Public Art Alumna Publishes Book Based on Collaborative Art Experience at Arcadia

Art History alumna Sydney Welch ’20 published her first book “The Art of Collaboration: An In-Depth Look at Creative Practices for Creative People,” which takes an in-depth look at the origins of collaboration and how it takes shape in different ways. Welch found much of her inspiration for the...

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March 3, 2021

Arcadia Celebrates Women’s History Month

Arcadia University has a long and storied history replete with women who have blazed trails, made history, and etched their impact on local, regional, and global communities. This year, Arcadia celebrates Women’s History Month with several events throughout March for students, alumni, faculty,...

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March 2, 2021

Facilities Management Battles Snow, Ice Removal in February

How does Arcadia’s Facilities Management Grounds and Maintenance personnel tackle storms that dump nearly three feet of snow on campus? With 160 tons of bulk rock salt and the unparalleled dedication of staff members. Facilities Management Grounds and Maintenance personnel worked countless hours,...

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March 1, 2021

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 upcoming women’s ice hockey program, as Koelzer has been featured by the NHL, NBC Sports, 6ABC, and now...

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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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Prospective Student

Special Admission Programs Virtual Sessions

Prospective Student

Special Admission Programs Virtual Sessions

March 8, 2021

4:00pm


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Mar

Campus-Wide, Career Education

Practice Interviews with the Experts

Campus-Wide, Career Education

Practice Interviews with the Experts

March 9, 2021

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Mar

Campus-Wide

In recognition of Women's History Month: "Wild Women Don't Have the Blues"

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In recognition of Women's History Month: "Wild Women Don't Have the Blues"

March 9, 2021

11:00am to 12:45pm


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Mar

Campus-Wide

Intern Philly Virtual Guest Speaker: Philadelphia Public Art and How It Impacts Us All - open to all students, faculty and staff

Campus-Wide

Intern Philly Virtual Guest Speaker: Philadelphia Public Art and How It Impacts Us All - open to all students, faculty and staff

March 10, 2021

6:00pm to 7:00pm

450 S Easton Rd
Glenside, PA 19038

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