Arcadia University News


April 21, 2017

Dr. Baker-Doyle Examined Teacher-Led Networks in ‘Education Week’

In an editorial published in the April 12 Education Week, Dr. Kira Baker-Doyle , associate professor of Education and director of Master’s Degree and Certificate Programs, highlighted physical and virtual teacher-led networks that support teachers in the changing educational landscape. Dr. Baker-...

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April 14, 2017

Dr. McClintock Presents Research on Global Health Literacy

Dr. Heather McClintock , visiting assistant professor of Public Health, presented her research on health literacy at The Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) annual conference, “Healthy People, Healthy Ecosystems: Implementation, Leadership and Sustainability in Global Health” on...

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April 13, 2017

Dr. Boyd Featured in Berkshire Eagle as Honorary Degree Recipient

The Berkshire Eagle featured Dr. Julianne Mamana Boyd ’66 , co-founder of Barrington Stage Company, as the honorary degree recipient at Arcadia University’s Undergraduate Commencement on May 19. Read More

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April 13, 2017

Theater’s “Spitfire Grill” Highlighted in Broad Street Review

Arcadia University Theater Department was highlighted in a regional roundup of upcoming college and university productions by The Broad Street Review . Writer Mark Cofta named Spitfire Grill one of his “theater picks” for April. Read More

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April 13, 2017

Opioids in Your Backyard Highlighted in “For Goodness Sake” Segment on FOX 29

“Opioids in Your Backyard: Montgomery County: A Search for Solutions,” hosted by Arcadia University Department of Public Health, Montgomery County Department of Public Safety, and Montgomery County Community College, was featured in the Times Chronicle and The Intelligencer before the symposium on...

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April 10, 2017

Women’s Basketball Coach Featured by HRC for LGBTQ Visibility in NCAA

Lexie Gerson , women’s basketball assistant coach, was profiled in a Human Rights Campaign story about inclusion of the LGBTQ community in NCAA basketball tournaments on March 31. Gerson is one of five openly gay coaches and players highlighted in the story, which highlighted them as “five...

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April 7, 2017

Professors Carole Loeffler and Maryann Worrell ’05 Explore Interconnecting Elements

Art Department Chair and Professor Carole Loeffler and Adjunct Professor Maryann Worrell ’05 collaborated on a new sculptural exhibition, “Interconnecting Elements,” that was on display at the Boston Street Gallery in Philadelphia from Feb. 2 to March 18. Loeffler and Worrell have exhibited work...

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April 7, 2017

Dr. Cox Appointed to Leadership Council of Better Angels

Dr. Amy Cox , assistant professor of Historical and Political Studies and director of the International Peace Conflict Resolution (IPCR) program, has been appointed to the Leadership Council of Better Angels. The Council stated that Dr. Cox’s work as director of IPCR was a deciding factor for her...

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April 6, 2017

Dr. Goretsky Appointed to Editorial Board of NASPA Publication

Arcadia University Dean of Students Andrew Goretsky, Ed.D. was appointed to a two-year term on the editorial board of Technology and Higher Education: Emerging Practice , a new, biannual journal published by NASPA- Student Affairs Professionals in Higher Education, the leading association for the...

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April 3, 2017

Dr. Noller Receives Doctorate in Health Science from A.T. Still University

Dr. Diana T. Noller DHSc, MSPT, MMS, PA-C , chair of the Department of Medical Science and director of the Physician Assistant program, received her Doctorate in Health Science from A.T. Still University. Dr. Noller joined Arcadia’s Physician Assistant faculty as an assistant professor in 2009...

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March 30, 2017

Atkins Pens Op-Ed on Free Speech

Larry Atkins , adjunct professor of English, published an op-ed on TheHill.com that discussed the silencing of conservative views on college campuses. Atkins said that it is up to instructors to lead by example, and encourage open discussion in classrooms. “Universities should encourage political...

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March 15, 2017

Dr. Abboud Featured in Syria Reconstruction Story

Dr. Samer Abboud , associate professor of Historical and Political Studies, was featured in a story by IRIN News on March 8 about the rebuilding of Syria. Dr. Abboud said it was unlikely that Syrian business executives would return under the current regime. “We are at a point now [where the Syrian...

historical and political studies plaudits

March 13, 2017

Redden ’17 To Present at Undergraduate Student Research Conference

Sociology major Tatiana Redden ’17 will present “They Taught Us Half a Story: The Effects of Miseducation in the U.S. School System” at the 7th annual Regional Undergraduate Student Research Conference at Lincoln University in Chester County on Saturday, April 8. Redden is one of two Philadelphia...

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March 9, 2017

Dr. Bartoli Presents at National Conference as President of Counseling Council

Dr. Eleonora Bartoli , associate professor and director of the Counseling program, represented the Masters of Psychology and Counseling Accreditation Council (MPCAC) at this year’s American Association of State Counseling Boards (AASCB) conference. Dr. Bartoli, who became chair of MPCAC in July...

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March 8, 2017

Dr. Baker-Doyle Publishes Book on Innovative Teachers, Plans Reading in Landman Library

Dr. Kira Baker-Doyle , associate professor of Education, highlights how teachers are using 21st century innovation in her upcoming book, Transformative Teachers: Teacher Leadership and Learning in a Connected World , to be released in May by Harvard Education Publishing. The book looks at the...

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March 6, 2017

Counseling Program Highlighted in International Journal for Innovative Curriculum

Dr. Michael Morrow , assistant professor of Psychology, is the lead author of an article highlighting Arcadia’s Counseling program that will be published in the upcoming edition of the International Journal for the Advancement of Counselling . The article shows how the program’s innovative...

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March 3, 2017

Valverde Joins Governor’s Roundtable to Discuss Senate Bill

On Feb. 23, Kathy Valverde , associate professor and director of Genetic Counseling, presented to Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf at Swarthmore College about Pennsylvania Senate Bill 3 (SB3), which would limit the amount of time a woman has to terminate her pregnancy to 20 weeks, instead of at the...

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March 3, 2017

Scott ’17 to Join JLRacing Ambassador Rowing Team

Global Securities and Emergency Management major Maurice Scott ’17 has been selected to join the JLRacing Ambassador Team, a program aimed at bringing together amateur and elite athletes who share a passion for rowing and high performance gear. Scott, one of 150 rowers selected from more than 500...

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February 28, 2017

Dr. Lee and Johnson ’16 Publish on Differentiation of Self

Dr. Hsin-Hua (Cathy) Lee , assistant professor of Psychology, and her research assistant, graduate student Rachel Johnson ’16 , published “Differentiation of self as a predictor of Asian-American immigrants’ perceptions of cultural harmony” in the Journal of Family Therapy on Feb. 10. The Journal...

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February 27, 2017

Three Students Accepted to Global Leadership Program

Michelle Mendia ’19 , Michele Freire ’18 , and Caitlyn Black ’18 have all been accepted into the Vira I. Heinz Program for Women in Global Leadership and awarded scholarships to participate in summer study abroad opportunities. Each of Arcadia’s recipients will spend a portion of their summer at an...

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February 2, 2017

Dr. Morra Co-publishes on Bushmeat Refrigeration and Reduction

Dr. Wayne Morra , professor in the School of Global Business, co-published “Refrigeration and the Reduction of the Takeoff Rate of Bushmeat” in SAGE Open alongside Andrew J. Buck of Temple University, Tavor Tchai of Max Stern Yezreel Valley College, Israel, and Uriel Spiegel of Bar-Ilan University...

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