Arcadia University News


November 9, 2018

Heidelberg University Professor Contextualizes Computability for Computer Science and Mathematics Students

Dr. Klaus Ambos-Spies, professor from Heidelberg University in Germany, presented on computability to students and faculty from Computer Science and Mathematics on Nov. 1. His visit to campus allowed him to work with Dr. Xizhong Zheng , professor of Computer Science and Mathematics, on...

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November 9, 2018

Visual and Performing Arts Alumni, Staff Nominated for Barrymore Awards

By Richard Lefler '19 On Nov. 5, Arcadia alumni, faculty, and staff from the Visual and Performing Arts Department were recognized at the annual Barrymore Awards for Excellence in Theatre. The awards honor local artists and theater companies in Philadelphia’s thriving theater community. Robin...

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November 8, 2018

Drs. Crivelli-Kovach, Wertime Named Professors Emeriti

In recognition of their distinguished teaching, research, and leadership, Dr. Andrea Crivelli-Kovach , professor and director of Graduate Programs in the Department of Public Health, has been named Professor Emerita, and Dr. Richard Wertime , professor of English, has been named Professor Emeritus...

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March 29, 2017

During Week at Arcadia, Mumbai Students Learn Food Culture and Economy

Global Pathways Institute (GPI) students Pankti Antani and Shubhechha Dhar from Mumbai, India participated in a “reverse” Preview experience in Glenside from March 19 to 25. In a unique transcontinental course, both Glenside first-year students and Mumbai students participate in “Food Culture...

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August 26, 2015

Class in Session at GPI in Mumbai

On Aug. 19, a group of eager students began their college careers as part of the inaugural cohort at the Global Pathways Institute (GPI) in Mumbai. At Orientation two days earlier, 13 students and their families were welcomed to GPI and Arcadia. Dean Usha Palaniswamy , who was appointed in August...

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August 5, 2015

Dr. Palaniswamy Named Associate Dean of GPI in Mumbai

Arcadia is pleased to announce that Usha Palaniswamy, Ph.D. , has been named Associate Dean of the Global Pathways Institute in Mumbai, India. Dr. Palaniswamy will serve as the Chief Academic Officer of GPI and will be responsible for implementing the Arcadia curriculum and for hiring and...

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July 8, 2015

Feldman Discusses Debut Novel with Salon.com

On Salon.com, Stephanie Feldman , adjunct professor in the MFA of Creative Writing program , discusses the line between realism and fantasy and the use of fairy tale elements to explore trauma and memory in her debut novel, The Angel of Losses . Feldman’s novel is a Barnes & Noble Discover...

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January 20, 2015

Books Needed for Global Pathways Institute Library in India

The Global Pathways Institute in Mumbai, India, which entered into a strategic alliance with Arcadia in December , is in need of books, textbooks, and other printed works for its new library. Donations may be dropped off at the Provost’s office on the second floor of the Commons. For more...

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December 9, 2014

Arcadia University Enters Strategic Alliance with Global Pathways Institute in India

Arcadia University, a leader in international education, has entered into a strategic academic alliance with Global Pathways Institute (GPI) in Mumbai, India. The alliance, which was announced on Dec. 3 during a press conference in Mumbai, will provide a pathway for students in India to begin their...

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