Arcadia University News

October 26, 2010

College of Global Studies Hosts LEAP Intern from Japan

Arcadia University has been selected for the third year in a row to host a Long-term Educational Administration Program (LEAP) intern from Japan. This month Arcadia welcomes Sayaka Minami , who works in the Office for Student Exchange at Osaka University. LEAP is a year-long professional...

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October 19, 2010

Australian Parliamentary Internship Leads to Student Ambassador Post

By Marykate Torley ’11 Joe Carp ’11 interned with an Australian member of Parliament, attended the President of Indonesia's address to the House, met the Syrian Ambassador to Australia, and attended the official opening of the Embassy of East Timor. Now he’s been named an Australian Student...


October 19, 2010

Tartaglia Joins Medical Science Faculty

By Sarah R. Schwartz ’10 This fall, Alison Tartaglia , MSPH, CHES, TTS, Visiting Assistant Professor of Medical Science and Community Health, joined the Arcadia faculty. She currently is teaching Social Determinants of Health and Disease (PBH501) and Public Health Internship (PBH689) in addition to...

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October 1, 2010

Philadelphia Community College Students Intern in Arcadia Lab

Two Philadelphia Community College students from The Wistar Institute’s Biotechnician Training Program (BTT) interned with Dr. Sheryl Smith , Assistant Professor of Biology, this year to gain training in molecular biology and genomics. The Wistar Institute is a world-renowned research facility...


September 8, 2010

Myers Joins Staff at South Philly Review

By Sarah R. Schwartz ’10 Poet and Adjunct Instructor of English Joseph Myers ’09M recently began a position as staff writer for the South Philly Review . Myers, who graduated from Arcadia with an M.A. in English, says Arcadia prepared him well for his new career. “The English Department has...

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August 31, 2010

IPCR Alum Researches Health Impact of Immigration Policy in Arizona

By Sarah R. Schwartz '10 Former International Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) major Julie Tippens ’06M recently relocated to Tuscon, Ariz., to research the impact of immigration policies on the wellbeing of migrant and refugee populations. This research is part of her work at the University of...

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August 24, 2010

Arcadia Named Top Up-and-Coming University

“In spring 2010, for the third year in a row, U.S. News asked the experts who respond to our annual peer assessment survey to identify institutions in their U.S. News ranking category that are making the most promising and innovative changes in the areas of academics, faculty, and student life,”...

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July 7, 2010

Wallace Offers Advice on Breaking Into Entertainment Industry

By Sarah R. Schwartz ’10 “A good portion of capital for films comes from Wall Street and other countries,” says former Business major turned movie producer Cheryl Wallace ’07 . “Understanding accounting, finance and global economy is very important if you want to produce movies. And I’ve found that...


June 23, 2010

Bauer Presents Paper at Computability Conference in China

Matthew S. Bauer ’10 and Dr. Xizhong Zheng , Associate Professor of Computer Science and Mathematics, co-authored a paper “ On the Weak Computability of Continuous Real Functions ” that was accepted for the Seventh International Conference of Computability and Complexity in Analysis held this week...

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June 2, 2010

Leighton Wins Genetic Counseling Award

Justin W. Leighton was awarded the Genetic Counseling Distinguished Student Award at Arcadia University’s 2010 Honors Convocation. The award is given to a graduating Genetic Counseling student who not only demonstrates academic knowledge but uses counseling theory to provide personalized and...


April 23, 2010

Health Administration Major Turns Internship into Career

“Arcadia gave me the opportunity to practice essential skills, developing the confidence to succeed in my position,” says Health Administration major Romesha Robinson ’09 . Today, she is enjoying her position as a Human Resource Information System (H.R.I.S) Assistant at the Children’s Hospital of...

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April 13, 2010

Intern Shares Her Experience Volunteering in Guatemala

Brita Krempasky ’12 , a Fine Arts major with a concentration in ceramics, writes about her experiences volunteering in Guatemala over spring break, March 13-21, in the April issue of Raíces Culturales Latinoamericanas. The weeklong service trip to Guatemala was part of her ID 181.4 International...

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April 9, 2010

Fitzgerald Gains Experience as School Counselor Intern

By Sarah Schwartz ’10 Cristen Fitzgerald ’10 is a Counseling Psychology major on the Community Counseling track. Pursuing a dual concentration in School Counseling for Secondary Certification, she will graduate with both an M.A. for licensure and certification in May, not to mention an immense...