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April 1, 2017

Physical Therapy Alumni Association Hosts Fundraiser

The Arcadia University Physical Therapy Alumni Association held its annual continuing education course fundraiser on campus March 18 and 19. Participants raised funds to help provide for incoming Physical Therapy student scholarships, as well as student travel for international pro bono service...

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March 17, 2017

Arcadia Class Hosts Autism Acceptance Family Fun Night

Enjoy a fun night on Arcadia University’s campus and support autism acceptance. The University’s Event Management class will host an Autism Acceptance Family Fun Night for families in the community. This inclusive event will bring together children of all backgrounds to help understand each other...

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January 16, 2017

MAC Fall Honor Roll Recognizes 75 Arcadia Student-Athletes for Outstanding Academics

A total of 75 Arcadia University student-athletes from the men's and women's cross country, field hockey, men's and women's soccer, and women's volleyball teams have been named to the 2016 Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) Fall Academic Honor Roll, the conference announced on Friday. The academic...

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January 12, 2017

Arcadia Named Community Service Award Recipient for Fourth Consecutive Year

Arcadia University’s Department of Athletics was recognized for its varied community service efforts by the National Association of Division III Athletic Administrators (NADIIIAA) and Jostens memorabilia manufacturer for the fourth consecutive year. Arcadia was the only institution to receive the...

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January 11, 2017

Dr. Ireland Publishes on Medieval Irish History and Culture

Dr. Colin Ireland , who directed Arcadia's programs in Ireland with The College of Global Studies for nearly 20 years, recently published articles on medieval Irish history, cosmology, and literature. In Peritia: Journal of the Medieval Academy of Ireland ’s 27th volume, Dr. Ireland published “What...

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December 13, 2016

Women’s Soccer’s Glanfield Named to NSCAA Scholar All-America Team

Arcadia University women’s soccer midfielder Jackie Glanfield ’17 has been named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Scholar All-America Third-Team, as announced by the organization Friday. She is the first Knight to be selected as a NSCAA Scholar All-America. “I’m very...

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December 7, 2016

McKim Named Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Men’s Soccer Performer of the Year

Arcadia University men’s soccer forward Bradley McKim ’18 has been named the 2016 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Performer of the Year, selected from a pool of student-athletes from the 29 NCAA Division I, II and III athletic programs in greater Philadelphia. The announcement was made...

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November 21, 2016

Men’s, Women’s Swimming Each Capture Diamond City Invitational

The Arcadia University men’s and women’s swimming teams won their respective Diamond City Invitational championships, held Nov. 19 and 20. For the second year in a row, the men's swimming team captured the Invitational, totaling 705 points to take home the team title. The Knights scored nearly 100...

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November 18, 2016

McKim Named Third-Team CoSIDA Academic All-American®, First in Program History

Arcadia University men’s soccer junior forward Bradley McKim has been named to the College Sports Information Directors (CoSIDA) Third-Team Academic All-America®, as announced by the organization Friday. McKim was on the national ballot following his second straight Academic All-District® selection...

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November 15, 2016

Arcadia Celebrates Athletics with Knight Madness

Equipped with “Go Knights!” banners, students cheered as Arcadia University’s athletes ran into the gym at Knight Madness on Nov. 14. The 19 University sports teams tossed candy into the stands and played games like musical chairs, and athletes won prizes for audience members through free throw and...

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November 10, 2016

Women’s Volleyball Selected for ECAC Tournament

The Arcadia University women’s volleyball team is heading to the postseason after being selected to participate in the 2016 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Championship Tournament. This marks the second ECAC tournament appearance for the Knights in three years. The Knights (...

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November 9, 2016

Celebrate Arcadia Athletics with Knight Madness on Nov. 14

Show your scarlet and grey spirit and cheer on Arcadia’s student-athletes at Knight Madness on Monday, Nov. 14 in Kuch Recreation and Athletic Center’s Alumni Gymnasium. Student dance groups Knight Club and Puro Ritmo will perform throughout the night. Doors open for the rally at 9:15 p.m. Students...

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November 8, 2016

Women’s Soccer Headed to NCAA Tourney, First Time in 10 Years

The Arcadia University women’s soccer team has been selected to participate in the NCAA Division III Championship Tournament, which was announced during the NCAA selection show Monday, Nov. 7. The Knights, ranked No. 16 by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) and No. 23 by...

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November 1, 2016

McKim, Glanfield Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District® Recognition

Forward Bradley McKim ’18 of the men’s soccer team and midfielder Jackie Glanfield ’17 of the women’s soccer team earned recognition from the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Team®. As a First-Team All-District selection, McKim moves on to the...

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October 27, 2016

Field Hockey Goalkeeper Hodson Named Division III Defensive Player of the Week

Senior goalkeeper Brittany Hodson was named Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III Defensive Player of the Week for her efforts in leading the Arcadia University field hockey team to a pair of MAC Commonwealth victories, clinching the No. 3 seed in next week’s...

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October 11, 2016

Arcadia Women’s Soccer Team Nationally Ranked After Undefeated Season

The Arcadia University women's soccer, nationally ranked in the top 25 for the first time in five years, ascended to the #1 spot in the Mid-Atlantic Region this week by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). The team is ranked 6th in the NCAA Division III and 16th in the nation...

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October 10, 2016

Charles Lentz ’03M Named Chair of the Board of Trustees

Arcadia University has announced that, due to personal reasons, Chris van de Velde has stepped down from his position as Chair of the Board of Trustees. Van de Velde, who has served on our Board since 2007 and as Board Chair since 2013, will remain as a member of the Board of Trustees. Dr. Charles...

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August 22, 2016

Arcadia Student Rows to College Success

Arcadia University student Maurice Scott ’17 , a global securities and emergency management major, was featured in a Philadelphia Daily News article about Philadelphia City Rowing. The article, which showcased Scott’s exemplary rowing skills, also highlighted his participation in the men's D-Grade...

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July 8, 2016

Bryan Torresani to Lead Baseball Program

Beginning July 25, Bryan Torresani will serve as head coach of the baseball team, the Department of Athletics announced. Torresani is the seventh head coach since the program entered the NCAA Division III. Torresani arrives following four years as head baseball coach at Immaculata University, where...

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June 29, 2016

Over 100 Tee Off for Student Athletics Fundraiser

The third annual Arcadia University Athletic Department Golf Outing on June 27 brought out 120 golfers to the Old York Road Country Club as a fundraiser for Arcadia’s Athletics Department as well as intramural programs. The event was generously supported by more than 130 local and regional sponsors...

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April 19, 2016

Graham ’16, Landro '16 Named to Inquirer Academic All-Area Teams

Timothy Graham ’16 and John Landro '16 have been named to the 2016 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Teams in men’s swimming and men's basketball, respectively, for their combined academic and athletic accomplishments. This is Graham’s second time being named to the team in three years and...

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