Arcadia University News


April 12, 2013

Students, Faculty Honored for Academic Excellence at Convocation

On Saturday, April 6, the University celebrated the academic achievement of students and faculty at the 2013 Honors Convocation in the Kuch Center Gymnasium. Undergraduate and graduate students and their families were on hand as Arcadia recognized Distinguished Dean’s and Dean’s Honor Lists...

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February 15, 2013

Temple University Hospital CEO Talks U.S. Healthcare Reform with Arcadia Students

By FRANCESCA MAYR ’16 Photography KARA WRIGHT ’14 John Kastanis, FACHE, President and Chief Executive Officer of Temple University Hospital, spoke to Health Administration and Business Administration students, faculty, and staff on Jan. 31. His presentation, “Healthcare Reform and Health Systems in...

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January 27, 2013

Business Major Lands Job Following Internship in Australia

When planning your future, sometimes it’s better to put it in writing. Entering his junior year, Business major Michael Stackhouse ’13 was interested in economics but only held a vague idea of the sort of career he might pursue. It wasn’t until he was crafting a cover letter for Arcadia's Sydney...

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January 25, 2013

Health Administration Students Recognized by Lupus Foundation of America

Students in the Health Administration program were recognized with a Team Participation Award for having the most members in the Corporate category at the 21st Annual 2012 Lupus Loop, a 5K run and 2.5 mile walk to benefit the Lupus Foundation of America, the largest national non-profit voluntary...

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January 25, 2013

Washington Presents Teaching Case at USASBE

Dr. Michelle Washington , Assistant Professor of Business Administration, presented a teaching case, “InfoTek Computer Services & Consulting LLC,” at the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) conference, Jan. 10-13, 2013, in San Francisco, Calif. The...

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January 14, 2013

Brinker Publishes Paper on Economic Citizenship in the Caribbean

Thomas Brinker, Jr. , Professor of Accounting and Executive Director of the MBA Program, authored a paper, "Economic Citizenship in the Caribbean: A Retirement Planning Consideration?", which was published in the January 2013 edition of the Journal of Financial Service Professionals . As...

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December 17, 2012

Delener Moderates Round Table Discussion with Business Clubs America

Dr. NJ Delener , Founding Dean of the School of Global Business, moderated a round table discussion on Nov. 29 at Arcadia University with Mark Lapreziosa , Vice President for Enrollment Management. Thirteen entrepreneurs and professionals from Business Clubs America attended. Discussions included "...

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December 12, 2012

Business Major Discovers Drive to Perform at Top Level

By SARAH R. SCHWARTZ ’10 Photography JORDAN RICHARDS ’15 Mitchell Cohen ’12 , assistant bid coordinator for Benjamin Foods, approaches his goals the way he approaches a ladder: It’s one foot after another, one rung at a time until he reaches the destination. Simple enough. But when the first few...

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November 29, 2012

Kurthakoti Presents at Society for Marketing Advances Annual Conference

Dr. Raghu Kurthakoti , Assistant Professor of Marketing, presented “Brand: Character Association and Attitude Toward Brands in Movie Placements” at the Society for Marketing Advances annual conference, October 31-November 3, in Orlando, Fla. Co-authored with Dr. Siva K. Balasubramanian, Associate...

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November 29, 2012

Chapman Co-Authors Paper in ‘Journal of Financial Transformation’

“A Risk-Based Risk Finance Paradigm,” a paper by Dr. Zaneta Chapman , Assistant Professor of Business Administration, was published in the Journal of Financial Transformation ’s September 2012 issue. Chapman and her co-authors, Siwei Gao, a Ph.D. candidate at Temple University, and Dr. Michael R...

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November 29, 2012

Delener Delivers Keynote at ACBSP Region 2 Conference

Dr. NJ Delener , Founding Dean of the School of Global Business, delivered a keynote speech on Continuous Improvement of Business Schools at the Eastern Council of Business Schools and Programs ACBSP Region 2 Conference, hosted by Arcadia University, Nov. 2-3. The conference had attendees from five...

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November 29, 2012

Brinker Addresses Income Tax Issues in Estate Planning

Thomas Brinker, Jr. , Professor of Accounting and Executive Director of the MBA Program, gave a presentation on “Income Tax Implications Using Traditional Estate Planning Techniques and a Review of Some Real Estate Oddities” to attorneys and CPAs at Penn State University on Oct. 10. The session...

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November 7, 2012

CNBC.com: Mathis Named Director of Relationship Management For Calvert Investments

CNBC.com reported on Nov. 5 that Amy Mathis joined the Calvert Investments sales team as the Director of Relationship Management. Mathis will be responsible for overseeing the team of individuals who manage Calvert's distribution partnerships, which includes retirement and insurance platforms,...

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November 5, 2012

School of Global Business Presents Research Symposium, Nov. 14

The School of Global Business invites the campus and community to its second Research Symposium on Wednesday, November 14 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Grey Towers Castle Dining Room, coordinated by Dr. Zaneta Chapman , Assistant Professor of Business Administration. The symposium series is designed to...

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October 5, 2012

MBA Students Study Fashion Industry in Rome

During their international business experience to Italy in September, more than 30 Arcadia University M.B.A. students in two cohorts visited Brioni, an Italian fashion house that specializes in the sale of handmade men’s suits, to learn about business within the fashion industry in Italy. Located...

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September 24, 2012

Delener Co-Authors Paper in the 'International Journal of Business Research'

A paper by Dr. NJ Delener , Founding Dean of the School of Global Business, “Determinants of Retail Patronage: A Cross Cultural Experiment,” will be published in the International Journal of Business Research in October 2012. Delener and co-authors Israel Nebenzahl of Ariel University in Israel and...

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September 11, 2012

MBA Students to Study Economy, Visit Companies in Rome

Two Arcadia University M.B.A. cohorts will depart for Italy on Saturday, Sept. 15, for a one-week international business experience in Rome. Nearly 40 students will join Thomas Brinker, Jr. , Professor of Accounting and Executive Director of the M.B.A. program, and Raymond Lamorgese , M.B.A...

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September 11, 2012

Brinker to Address Unique Income Tax Issues at MetLife Symposium

Thomas Brinker, Jr. , LLM, CPA, CFE, ChFC, PFS, AEP, Professor of Accounting and Executive Director of the MBA program, will present “Identifying Unique Tax Benefits/Traps in Planning for Families with Special Needs Children” at MetLife’s 2012 Financial Planning and Special Needs Planning Symposium...

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September 9, 2012

Brinker Publishes Paper on Overlooked Details of Dependency Exemption

Thomas Brinker, Jr. , Professor of Accounting and Executive Director of the M.B.A. program, co-authored a paper, "Has Claiming the Dependency Exemption Become Simplified, Clarified, of More Complicated with Recent Changes?' which was published in the Sept. edition of Journal of Financial Service...

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August 28, 2012

Delener Joins Business Leaders for Innovation Forum on Sept. 6

The Greater Philadelphia Senior Executives Group brings together leaders from the business, academic and government sectors—including Dr. NJ Delener , Founding Dean of Arcadia University's School of Global Business—on Sept. 6 for "Innovation Leadership Forum: Innovation Culture," at Saint Joseph's...

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August 20, 2012

International MBA Students to Visit NASDAQ, Explore NYC and Philadelphia

Students in the International M.B.A. program in Singapore will travel to the United States to visit companies in New York City and Philadelphia for an international business experience beginning Tuesday, Aug. 21. The group of students will arrive in New York City to begin its four-day itinerary of...

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