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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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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 6, 2016

Six to Enter Athletic Hall of Fame in 2016

Arcadia University will induct six new members into its Athletic Hall of Fame in a formal ceremony on Oct. 8, 2016, in the Commons as part of Fall Fest/Homecoming Weekend. The Hall of Fame Class of 2016 is comprised of five former student-athletes— John Connell '07 (baseball), Traci R. Conrad '98 (...

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February 25, 2016

Men's Basketball Beats Lebanon Valley, Will Host MAC Championship on Saturday

With a thrilling 71-67 victory over Lebanon Valley College on Feb. 24, the Arcadia men's basketball team will host the MAC Commonwealth Conference Championship game at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 26, against Lycoming College. This is the first time in program history that the men's basketball team...

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February 23, 2016

Asman ’17 Attends NCAA Convention

In January, Kyle Asman ’17 attended the NCAA Convention in San Antonio, Texas. Asman, a lacrosse player who is president of Arcadia’s Student Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) and vice president of the Middle Atlantic Conference SAAC, networked with athletic directors and other college athletics...

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February 15, 2016

Men's, Women's Swimming Set School Records

Arcadia's swimming teams have new personal bests with record-breaking performances at the Feb. 11-14 Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) championships. Both the women's and men's swimming teams earned the highest conference finish in school history, with each placing 4th out of 12 teams. Each team won...

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January 27, 2016

Department of Athletics Receives Service Award of Merit for Third Consecutive Year

The Department of Athletics was recognized for its community service efforts by the National Association of Division III Athletic Administrators (NADIIIAA) and Jostens for the third consecutive year. Arcadia is one of only three institutions to receive the Award of Merit, the second-highest honor...

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January 19, 2016

More Than 70 Student-Athletes Named to MAC Fall Honor Roll

Arcadia’s fall student-athletes have been recognized for stellar performance in the classroom. Seventy-three student-athletes from men’s and women’s cross country, field hockey, men’s and women’s soccer, and women’s volleyball have been named to the 2015 Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) Fall...

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January 13, 2016

Justin Scott Named Assistant Athletic Director

Head men's basketball coach Justin Scott has been promoted to assistant athletic director, announced Director of Athletics and Recreation Brian Granata on Jan. 8. Scott assumes this role in addition to his current duties leading the men's basketball program. As assistant athletic director, Scott...

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November 20, 2015

This Weekend at Arcadia: Dec. 11-13

Friday, Dec. 11 In the Commons Art Gallery at 11 a.m. there will be an exhibition and sale of independent, high-quality student artwork. A portion of proceeds benefits A Step Up Academy . Sunday, Dec. 13 Come enjoy a free concert in Murphy Hall at 4 p.m. with performances by the University Choir,...

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November 16, 2015

Women's Soccer Wins ECAC South Championship for Third Straight Year

The top-seeded women's soccer team claimed its third consecutive Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III South Championship on Nov. 15 with a victory over second-seeded Lebanon Valley. Melia Ochsner ’16 was named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player. The Knights are the third...

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