Arcadia University News

June 8, 2010

Duffy Retires as Director of Student Teaching

Staff and faculty honored Dr. Jane Duffy , one of the first graduates of Arcadia’s Doctor of Education in Special Education program, on her retirement after 10 years as Arcadia’s Director of Student Teaching and Fieldwork at a luncheon on May 25. Duffy started her career in education as a special...

May 11, 2010

Arcadia Partners with Constitution Center on Summer Institutes

Arcadia University is partnering with the National Constitution Center for the center’s 2010 Summer Teacher Institutes. “This will be the third summer partnering with the NCC,” says Debbie Schwartz , Coordinator Arcadia’s Center for Adult and Professional Education programs. Arcadia offers three...

May 4, 2010

Students Compete in Physician Assistant Olympics for Charity

On Saturday, April 24, the Physician Assistant classes of 2011 and 2012, along with PA faculty, represented Arcadia University at the eighth annual Physician Assistants Olympics in New Jersey, a fundraiser in which students from area programs compete in games created by the student and faculty...

February 23, 2010

Torchia Panelist on ‘Curating and Risk,’ March 13

Richard Torchia , Director of the Arcadia University Art Gallery, is a featured panelist on "Curating and Risk: A Day of Conversations," March 13, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Moore College of Art & Design. "Curating and Risk" is the fifth in a series of public conversations about issues and ideas...

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February 5, 2010

Brinker Addresses Tax Implications of Selling Residences

Thomas M. Brinker , Professor of Accounting, wrote an article for the Jan. 1 issue of the Journal of Financial Service Professionals (Chester, Pa.) on “Planning to Sell Your Personal Residence? Reviewing the Basics and Some Recent Changes.” The tax laws applicable to home sales and vacation homes...

January 22, 2010

Orick Smith ’98: Head Basketball Coach at Morrisville

The Nov. 19 Intelligencer (Doylestown, Pa.) reports that Orick Smith ’98 was hired as the new head boys basketball coach at Morrisville High School. When Smith was at Arcadia, he was the leading scorer (1,511 points) and third leading rebounder (695) in the University’s history. He served as...