Arcadia University News


March 4, 2015

Ouellette Serves as Plenary Speaker at Penn TESOL East Conference

Mark Ouellette , director of English Language Institute, was the plenary speaker at the Penn Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages East Conference hosted by Arcadia University in November.

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March 4, 2015

Haffer Presents at NAC&U Conference, Daejeon University in South Korea

Dr. Warren Haffar , dean of international affairs, presented “Internationalization, Faculty Development, and Project-based Learning” at the New American Colleges and Universities Conference hosted by University of Redlands in June 2014. Haffer also gave presentations on “Conflict Resolution...

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March 4, 2015

Rosoff Presents at the Gender, Race, and Representation in Magazines and New Media Conference

Dr. Nancy G. Rosoff , dean of graduate and undergraduate studies, presented her research on the 1950s magazine for teenage girls and how they served as a source for informal education on homemaking and careers at the Gender, Race and Representation in Magazines and New Media Conference at Cornell...

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March 4, 2015

Wilson Appointed to Serve on the ACBSP Marketing Committee, Starts Student Advisory Council

Dr. Alla L. Wilson , dean of the School of Global Business, was nominated to serve on the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs Marketing Committee . Dr. Wilson also formed a Dean’s Student Advisory Council comprised of students from Arcadia’s School of Global Business. The...

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March 4, 2015

Kieserman Publishes Article in ‘The Bottom Line,’ Serves as Founding Executive Director of Library Communications Conference

Robert Kieserman , program coordinator of health administration, published “Creating the library experience” in The Bottom Line: Managing Library Finances . Additionally, he served as the founding executive director of the Library Communications Conference where he presented “Establishing a Library...

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March 4, 2015

Brinker Co-publishes Two Articles in the ‘Journal of Financial Services Professionals’ and Gives Several Talks on Taxes

Thomas M. Brinker , professor of accounting, co-published two articles titled “When is a Vacation Home a Rental Home?: Reviewing the Alternative Methods of Reporting ‘Vacation’ Home Rental Expenses and the Potential Difference in Tax” and “Examining and Contrasting the Recent Alternative...

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March 4, 2015

Trainor Presents Poster at International Conference on Young Children with Special Needs

Dr. Kathy A. Trainor , director of inclusive and early childhood fieldwork, presented a poster titled “Professional Collaboration in an Inclusive Preschool Environment: A View through Connected Lenses” at the Division for Early Childhood’s 30th Annual International Conference on Young Children with...

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March 4, 2015

Papay Moderates Session at Special Education Law Conference

Dr. Clare Papay , director of undergraduate and graduate special education certification, served as a moderator at the Lehigh University 42nd Special Education Law Conference held in May in Bethlehem, Pa. Dr. Papay moderated a session led by Thomas A. Mayes titled “Ethics for Attorneys in Special...

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March 4, 2015

Macalalag Helps Develop Professional Development Standards for K-12 Teachers of Engineering

Dr. Augusto Macalalag Jr. , assistant professor of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education, joined researchers and educators from selected universities in the U.S. to develop rubrics for the Professional Development Standards for K-12 Teachers of Engineering. The rubrics...

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March 4, 2015

Brasof Develops Sessions on Civic Learning

Dr. Marc Brasof , assistant professor of education, worked with the Rendell Center to bring democracy and civic learning to the School District of Philadelphia’s Stanton Elementary. Under the leadership of Beth Specker, Dr. Brasof, Anne Spector, and Elaine Scarpino facilitated multiple professional...

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March 4, 2015

Jamar Nicholas Discusses Black Superheroes on MTV.com

Arcadia University Art Gallery Assistant Jamar Nicholas was one of four African-American comic book creators interviewed by MTV.com on Feb. 25, speaking on diversity in comic books and the future of the superhero. Being African-American informs everything I do, especially creatively. All the...

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February 27, 2015

Dr. Loury Speaks About Letters to Trayvon Event

On Feb. 24, Dr. Doreen Loury , director of Pan-African Studies and assistant professor of sociology, anthropology, and criminal justice, appeared on the online radio show Song Book of Gospel. Dr. Loury discussed Letters to Trayvon: A Celebration of Black Men and Boys , an event at Arcadia on Feb...

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February 26, 2015

Baker-Doyle Facilitates Webinars, Publishes Work in the ‘International Journal of Research and Method in Education’

Dr. Kira Baker-Doyle , director of literacies, technologies and citizenship studies programs, facilitated two webinars for the Connected Courses program, a professional development forum for Higher Education faculty interested in the use of connected technologies . The first webinar, which occurred...

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February 26, 2015

Skilton-Sylvester and Shultz Lead Workshop at the AAC&U Meeting

Drs. Ellen Skilton-Sylvester and Jeff Shultz , professor of Education, presented a pre-conference workshop titled “Rethinking Reflection to Enhance Global Learning” at the Association of American Colleges and Universities’ meeting in Minneapolis, Minn. on Oct. 16.

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February 26, 2015

Mesner Publishes in ‘Arts-based and Contemplative Practices’ and ‘Out Proud’

Dr. Kerri Mesner , visiting professor in the School of Education, co-authored two chapters in a Routledge published book titled Arts-based and Contemplative practices in research and teaching: Honoring presence . She contributed to the chapters “Wrestling with the Angels of Ambiguity: Queer Paths...

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February 26, 2015

Rosen Publishes Her Research in the ‘International Journal of Leadership in Education’ and ‘Education 3-13’

Dr. Sonia M. Rosen , visiting assistant professor, recently published two pieces of research. Her article, “Identity Performance and Collectivist Leadership in the Philadelphia Student Union,” published in the International Journal of Leadership in Education , explores youth leadership from a...

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February 26, 2015

Arcadia University and the School of Education Hosts HigherEdCamp, a Participant-led Conversation About Higher Education

On Nov. 2, Arcadia University and the School of Education hosted HigherEdCamp, an unconference dedicated to exploring how to design meaningful learning in higher education. Seventy-five administrators, faculty, and students came together from 11 different colleges and universities to engage in...

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February 26, 2015

Arcadia’s Physician Assistant Program Hosts Annual Conference for the International Academy of Physician Associate Educators

The Physician Assistant Program hosted the three-day Annual Conference for the International Academy of Physician Associate Educators. Faculty representatives from nine countries attended.

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February 26, 2015

Ditoro Presents at the International Academy of Physician Associate Educators Conference

Rachel Ditoro , assistant professor in the physician assistant program, presented “Planning for a Clinical Placement Abroad-the Logistics” at the International Academy of Physician Associate Educators Conference. Ditoro was also appointed to the International Clinical Rotation Subcommittee for...

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February 26, 2015

Eckenrode Publishes Book Chapter in ‘A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation’

Brian Eckenrode , assistant professor of physical therapy, wrote a book chapter titled “Effects of Aging on Joints and Ligaments” in the book A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation .

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February 26, 2015

Stackhouse Advises Current Physical Therapy Students on Building Their Resume

Dr. Scott Stackhouse , associate professor of physical therapy, represented the Section on Research of the American Physical Therapy Association at the National Student Conclave meeting of physical therapy students held in Milwaukee, Wis. from Oct. 30 through Nov. 1. He gave a presentation during a...

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