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April 11, 2019

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 their global experiences, such as learning about ecotourism in Costa Rica and exploring the history...

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April 18, 2018

At Global Expo, Students Showcase Preview Experiences

The 350 first-year and transfer students from Arcadia’s 15 Preview courses presented a world of discoveries, from traditional dresses to hand-woven hammocks made of recycled plastic, at the 25th annual Global Expo on April 13. From March 9 to 16, students on Preview traveled to England, Ireland,...

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April 11, 2016

Global Expo Showcases Experiences of Preview Students

From Ireland to India, first-year and transfer students showcased their international experiences from Preview at Global Expo on April 8. The 23rd annual Preview trips took 390 students and 32 faculty and staff members over spring break to Chile, China, England, France, Greece, India, Ireland,...

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April 17, 2015

Students Share in Cultural Exchange at Global Expo

More than 450 first-year and transfer students shared cultural stories from their Preview experiences in the Commons on April 10 for Global Expo, Arcadia’s annual exhibition of the art, food, history, and personal encounters that students experienced in their Preview travels. Presentations on...

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April 17, 2014

Preview Participants Share Stories During Global Expo

The noise, activity, and crowds circulating amid booths brought the feel of a Middle Eastern bazaar to the 2014 Global Expo. However, rather than exchanging goods for currency, the Arcadia students standing behind each table were sharing Preview experiences and group projects with passersby on...

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April 7, 2014

2014 Preview Photo Contest Winners Announced

Eight hundred and twenty photos were submitted for consideration in Arcadia University’s 2014 Preview Photo Contest. Here are the results, as announced at Global Expo on April 5, 2014. Grand Prize Winners Photo by Jennifer Kocsis ’17 . Location: Aran Islands, Galway, Ireland. Photo by Amy Jordan ’...

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April 3, 2014

Global Expo: 388 Tales To Tell

Each of the 388 first-year and transfer students and 40 faculty and staff members have returned from Arcadia’s 21st Preview , having immersed themselves in other cultures as part of unique academic courses. The University community is invited to learn more about their experiences at the Global Expo...

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April 15, 2013

Preview Photo Contest Winners Announced at Global Expo

More than 850 photos were submitted for consideration in Arcadia University’s 2013 Preview Photo Contest . Here are the results, as announced at Global Expo on April 12. Grand Prize Winners Marissa Warren ’13, Belize (ID Course) Honorable Mention Ryan Carson-Burch ’16, Athens, Greece Megan D’Avella...

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March 30, 2013

Global Expo: Previewers Return from Abroad to Share Their Stories

When the final Preview group made it back to campus late Sunday night, it was confirmed: all 396 first-years, 51 transfer students, and 46 faculty and staff leaders had returned safely from 17 countries across four continents. All together, they traveled more than 156,000 miles—six times the...

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December 7, 2012

Philadelphia Inquirer: Bernhardt Discusses 'Toxic Knowledge' in Inconclusive Genetic Testing

The Philadelphia Inquirer featured Clinical Supervisor Barbara Bernhardt of Arcadia University's Genetic Counseling graduate program in a front page article, "Seeing a fetus' future ills," on Nov. 20. The story discusses recent genetics findings that "could expand prenatal testing while reducing...

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April 13, 2012

Global Expo—Nearly 400 Students with Stories to Tell

Over spring break Arcadia University students traveled to 16 countries to complete fieldwork and in-country study for 17 Preview courses and four ID courses. The Commons will be abuzz as they convene to celebrate and present projects inspired by their international experiences at Global Expo on...

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