Arcadia University News


November 15, 2011

Brinker Discusses Financing Medical Care in Exceptional Parent Magazine

Thomas M. Brinker, Jr. , LL.M. CPA, Professor of Accounting and Executive Director of the M.B.A. program, published “Home Equity Loans and Retirement Plan Distributions” in the November 2011 issue of Exceptional Parent magazine. Brinker focuses on two common resources frequently utilized in...

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October 11, 2011

M.B.A. Students Meet with Chief Economist in Peru

M.B.A. Cohort 14’s second international business experience provided students the opportunity to study the emerging economy of Lima, Peru, where they visited several companies to learn about the country’s business practices in September. The cohort spent a day at the Central Reserve Bank of Peru to...

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October 4, 2011

M.B.A. Students to Meet CEOs, Study Economy in Turkey

Students in Cohort 16 of the M.B.A. with a Global Perspective program will depart for Istanbul, Turkey, on October 7 for their first international business experience. The cohort will study Istanbul’s emerging economy during their time abroad. Students will meet the CEO of Ipsos, a global market...

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September 13, 2011

MBA Students to Meet Chief Economist, Visit Companies in Peru

Students in Cohort 14 of Arcadia's M.B.A. with a Global Perspective program will depart for Lima, Peru, on Sept. 17 for their second international business experience. The one-week experience will allow the students to examine cultural, social and economic models within a developing economy. The...

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September 13, 2011

Chapman Publishes 'Bet Doubling' Article in Journal of Risk Finance

An article on “Bet Doubling in Gambling and Investing,” written by Dr. Zaneta Chapman , Assistant Professor of Business Administration at Arcadia University, and Dr. Thomas Getzen, Emeritus Professor at Temple University’s Fox School of Business, was published in the Journal of Risk Finance in...

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July 29, 2011

MBA Program Welcomes New Assistant to Executive Director

Stephanie Beers , M.B.A., has joined the Arcadia University M.B.A. program as Assistant to Executive Director, a role in which she will provide support for students and faculty and assist with administration and development of the graduate business program. Beers received her B.S. in Business...

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July 8, 2011

Business Owner in Brazil Writes of Experience with Arcadia M.B.A. Students

Carlos Eduardo Mendes de Castro Alves, owner of BeesOffice, a co-working space in Rio de Janeiro, spoke to Arcadia University M.B.A. students on June 28 about entrepreneurship and co-working space during the students’ first international business experience in Brazil. On osdir.com , Mendes de...

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July 8, 2011

Business Owner in Brazil Writes of Experience with Arcadia M.B.A. Students

Carlos Eduardo Mendes de Castro Alves, owner of BeesOffice, a co-working space in Rio de Janeiro, spoke to Arcadia University M.B.A. students on June 28 about entrepreneurship and co-working space during the students’ first international business experience in Brazil. On osdir.com , Mendes de...

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July 1, 2011

Pennsylvania Institute Honors Brinker as Outstanding Educator

The Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants declared Thomas M. Brinker Jr. , LL.M., CPA, CFE, ChFC, PFS, AEP, the recipient of the 2011 Outstanding Educator Award. The award recognizes full-time Pennsylvania educators who distinguish themselves in the classroom setting, excel in...

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June 24, 2011

MBA Students to Visit Central Bank of Brazil, Globo TV International in Rio de Janeiro

Students in M.B.A. Cohort 15 will depart for Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on June 24 to participate in their first international business experience in the program. The weeklong experience will allow the students to visit businesses in an emerging economy for a firsthand perspective of the global...

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June 9, 2011

M.B.A. Alum Appointed PGN Director of Marketing and Advertising

The Philadelphia Gay News reported June 2 that “PGN brought on a new Director of Marketing and Advertising this month who brings a diverse background in sales, marketing and leadership positions. Dan Calhoun will lead PGN’s marketing and advertising efforts, fresh off his position as an account...

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May 27, 2011

MBA Reception Welcomes Alumni, Students, International Graduates

Students in the inaugural cohort of the International M.B.A. program in Singapore, local M.B.A. students and alumni, prospective M.B.A. students and members of Arcadia University faculty and staff gathered at the Grey Towers Castle on May 18 for a reception given by the Office of Alumni Relations,...

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May 18, 2011

MBA Student Declared 2011 Credit Union Youth Ambassador of Pennsylvania

Whitney Thompson , a student in the M.B.A. with a Global Perspective program, was pronounced the winner of a statewide contest to serve as the 2011 Credit Union Youth Ambassador of Pennsylvania. Thompson, a Philadelphia chapter member of the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association and a member...

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May 6, 2011

International M.B.A. Students to Visit Philadelphia, Walk in Graduate Commencement

Students in the inaugural cohort of the International M.B.A. program in Singapore will visit Arcadia University this month and meet with Philadelphia business professionals. The thirteen students, joined by M.B.A. Program Director Stanley Soh, will participate in a U.S. international business...

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May 4, 2011

Find the Office of Financial Aid on Facebook

The Office of Financial Aid is on Facebook. "Occasionally, we will post interesting tidbits of information and keep you up-to-date in the event your financial aid counselor changes," says Elizabeth Rihl Lewinsky , Executive Director. "We will also provide you with important reminders regarding...

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April 15, 2011

Top-Performing Business Students Join International Honor Society

Sixteen business administration students were inducted into the Kappa Upsilon Chapter of Delta Mu Delta, the International Honor Society in Business, on April 11 at Arcadia University. The new inductees who were recognized for their achievements were: Richard Antrom V ’11M.B.A. , Brittany Lynn...

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April 12, 2011

MBA Students to Visit Millward Brown, Baosteel in Beijing and Shanghai

Students in M.B.A. Cohort 13 will depart for Beijing and Shanghai, China on Friday, April 15, for their second and final international business experience. The students, who will complete the M.B.A. program this summer, traveled to Paris, France in June 2010 for their first experience abroad...

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March 29, 2011

Inaugural Singapore Cohort to Graduate in Summer, Several Students to Visit U.S.

The inaugural 28 Singapore students in the Arcadia University International M.B.A. program will complete their graduate degrees this summer. Students began the one-year program in August 2010 and will complete their coursework in Global Strategic Management, a culmination course that will be taught...

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March 22, 2011

Muscia Quoted in Regional Guide to Graduate Schools

Arcadia University was mentioned in Philadelphia Magazine ’s "Regional Guide to Graduate Schools: How to Choose the Right School to Attain Your MBA." Dr. Tony Muscia , Executive Director of the M.B.A. program, was quoted in the story. "I don't want to treat people like numbers; I want to look at...

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March 18, 2011

DellaCroce Pursues Career in Occupational Therapy

Megan DellaCroce ’10M.B.A. will begin her second master’s program this fall in pursuit of a career in Occupational Therapy. She was accepted to Philadelphia University’s Master of Science in Occupational Therapy after receiving an M.B.A. with a Global Perspective at Arcadia last year. DellaCroce, a...

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February 8, 2011

M.B.A Student to Join Credit Union Professionals at Governmental Affairs Conference

Whitney Thompson , a student in the M.B.A. with a Global Perspective program, has been selected to attend the Credit Union National Association’s Governmental Affairs Conference this month in Washington, D.C. Thompson is a member service officer at American Heritage Federal Credit Union in...

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