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Drs. Arkoosh, Brown to Receive Honorary Degrees at Arcadia University Commencements, May...

Dr. Valerie Arkoosh, chair of the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners and physician anesthesiologist, and Dr. Michael S. Brown, regental professor of Molecular Genetics at the University of...
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'Philadelphia Inquirer' Tells Story of Dr. Ellington Beavers
On March 4, The Philadelphia Inquirer published an article on Dr. Ellington Beavers , his research in Boyer Hall's laboratories, and his historic gift to Arcadia University. The story has been picked...
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Arcadia Physician Assistant Program Ranked 3rd in PA, 46th in Nation
In a ranking released by U.S. News and World Report on March 12, Arcadia University’s Physician Assistant (PA) program was ranked third in Pennsylvania and 46th in the nation– an increase of over 30...
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Arcadia Celebrates Academic Achievement at Honors...

Arcadia University celebrated academic achievement and scholastic excellence at the 2019 Honors Convocation on March 30. More than 1,000 students earned distinguished honors and honors in the spring...
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Students Showcase International Learning Experience at Global Expo
Visitors to the University Commons traveled around the world in just a few few hours at the annual Global Expo on April 5. The 278 first-year and transfer students from 12 Preview courses showcased...
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Sansevere ’20 to Intern at CHOP for Injury Science Research
Have you ever heard your cell phone go off while you were driving and taken your eyes off the road to look for it? Through her internship at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia this summer,...
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Dr. Tevald Awarded Grant for Transplant Research
By Lana Valente '19 Dr. Michael Tevald , associate professor of Physical Therapy and director of Post-Professional programs, is the recipient of a $40,000 Acute Care Research Grant. His project, “...
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Arcadia’s Alternative Spring Break Helps Rebuild Homes in...

By Aaron Uscinowicz '22 As more than 275 Arcadia students and co-leaders headed to destinations around the world on Preview, a group of 16 students, alumni, and staff headed for Yabucoa, Puerto Rico...
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Honors Students Host Largest Senior Social
Arcadia’s Honors Program held its fifth annual Senior Social on April 5 in Grey Towers Castle. Essentially a prom, the event encourages senior citizens to get out of their skilled care facilities for...
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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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April 18, 2019

Dr. Dorfman Publishes Seventh Instructional Writing Book

Dr. Lynne Dorfman , associate professor of Education, published “Writing Workshop: Engaging Today’s Students With a Model That Works,” which provides K-8 educators strategic advice, tips, and resources to create engaging writing workshop processes for students. The book includes QR codes for...

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April 18, 2019

Dr. Wolff Receives Teaching Award for Excellence

By Lana Valente '19 Dr. Ned Wolff , professor of Computer Science and Mathematics, received the Award for Teaching Excellence from the Philadelphia branch of the American Statistical Association (ASA) on March 29. Dr. Wolff has worked at Arcadia University for 42 years. Four of his students wrote...

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April 18, 2019

Arcadia Honors Dr. Wes Rose’s Legacy with Endowed Award

On April 6, Arcadia faculty, staff, alumni, students and friends joined members of the Rose family and associates of the ALS Association in Grey Towers Castle for a special evening to celebrate the life of Dr. R. Wesley Rose (1972-2018), associate professor of Biology, and to benefit the R. Wesley...

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April 17, 2019

Petersen’s New Play “Chrysalis” Performed at Villanova April 27 and 28

Kathryn Petersen , associate professor of Theater Arts, is having her new play Chrysalis featured in Villanova's "Staged Reading" series on April 27 and 28. The play explores the story of 17th century naturalist and illustrator Maria Sybilla Merian and her daughter, Dorothea. After Sibylla Merian...

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April 17, 2019

Arcadia Special Athletes Association Featured by Philadelphia Inquirer

Arcadia students and alumni were the feature of an April 13 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the collaboration between Arcadia University Special Athletes Association (ASAA) and Rotary Special Athletes, which dates back over 30 years. “I’ve gained exposure to a community that I never interacted...

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April 16, 2019

DOJ Grant Allows Arcadia to Appoint Berk as Sexual Violence Prevention Coordinator

Alison Berk , sexual violence prevention coordinator, joined the Arcadia community on March 14 to provide additional expertise in building a better prevention and advocacy network for sexual assault and dating violence. The position was added as part of the three-year, $300,000 grant by the Office...

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2019 Preview Photo & Video Contest Winners

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Final Defense of Dissertation - David Rivoire

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Final Defense of Dissertation - David Rivoire

April 19, 2019

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Administrative Center
Room 214 777 Limekiln Pike
Glenside, PA 19038

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Faculty Forum

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Faculty Forum

April 19, 2019

12:00pm to 1:30pm

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

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Faculty Forum: Dr. Megan Wright

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Faculty Forum: Dr. Megan Wright

April 19, 2019

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Grey Towers Castle
Mirror Room 450 S. Easton Rd.
Glenside, PA 19038

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Campus-Wide

Social Skills Group

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Social Skills Group

April 19, 2019

4:00pm to 4:45pm

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

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