Arcadia University News


February 7, 2012

Provost Michael Named to ACE Commission on Leadership

The American Council on Education has appointed Dr. Steve O. Michael , Arcadia University Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, as a member of the ACE Commission on Leadership for the next two years. The mission of the ACE Commission on Leadership is to bring together a group of...

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February 3, 2012

Forensic Science Students Participate in American Academy Meeting, Feb. 20-25

Second year students in Arcadia University’s FEPAC accredited Master’s in Forensic Science program will attend the American Academy of Forensic Science (AAFS) meeting, in Atlanta, Ga., Feb. 20-25. Three Arcadia students have been selected to present their research. Emmi Slivka and Theresa Scott...

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January 24, 2012

Provost Michael Quoted in Chronicle of Higher Education on Libya Possibilities

Dr. Steve O. Michael , Arcadia University Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, was quoted Jan. 22 in the Chronicle of Higher Education in an article headlined " Fall of Qaddafi's Regime Brings New Opportunities for American Universities ." David L. Wheeler wrote: The images of Libya...

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November 22, 2011

Jiangxi University Professor Addresses Higher Education in China

By Erica Lamberg As part of Arcadia’s celebration of International Education Week, a presentation about Higher Education in China was led by Dr. Xuchuan Xu of Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics in the north of Nanchang Province in China. Provost Dr. Steve O. Michael introduced Xuchuan and...

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September 8, 2011

President, Provost to New Students—Take the World by Storm

“Walking through the dorms on Saturday evening, as the rain was falling and the winds whipping, students in Dilworth gave me the idea for your class—The Class That Took The World By Storm,” said Arcadia University President Carl (Tobey) Oxholm III as he greeted the Class of 2015 and new transfer...

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August 30, 2011

Incoming Students Greet New President, Rock Kuch Alumni Gymnasium

The Class of 2015 joined with parents, friends, faculty and staff in the Kuch Center gymnasium on Friday, Aug. 26, for the traditional new student welcoming ceremony. The entering first-year class has 517 first-year students, along with a robust 140 transfer students. Before the ceremony even began...

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August 19, 2011

Arcadia, Community Leaders Discuss Joint Projects, Public Service

Arcadia President Carl (Tobey) Oxholm III dedicated part of his second day in office to visiting two of the area’s community leaders. On Aug. 2, accompanied by Provost Steve O. Michael , he met first with the Rev. Alyn Waller, Pastor of Enon Baptist Church, and then with State Sen. LeAnna M...

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June 17, 2011

Provost Participates in Diversity Showcase Seminar, June 29

Dr. Steve O. Michael , Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, will participate in a Diversity Showcase Seminar June 29 as part of the 2011 Access, Equity and Diversity Summit and Annual Meeting. Hosted by the American Association for Affirmative Action and the New Jersey Affirmative...

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