Arcadia University News

June 17, 2011

Dr. Black To Hold Book Signings June 19, 26

Dr. Helen K. Black , a researcher in the Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice Department, will sign copies of her book From Zero to Eighty: Two African-American Men’s Narrative of Racism, Suffering, Survival and Transformation on June 19 at 12:30 p.m. at the Lombard Central Presbyterian...

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November 2, 2010

Garcia, Slesaransky-Poe: ‘The Heteronormative Classroom’

Dr. Ana María García , Associate Professor and Chair of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice, and Dr. Graciela Slesaransky-Poe , Associate Professor of Education, published an article on “ The heteronormative classroom: Questioning and liberating practices ” in The Teacher Educator , the...

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October 15, 2010

Reviewer: Pinsky’s Book Disentangles Judaism and Feminism

Case Western Reserve University’s Program in Judaic Studies journal Shofar includes a book review of the book Jewish Feminists: Complex Identities and Activist Lives (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2010) by Dr. Dina Pinsky , Assistant Professor of Sociology at Arcadia University. Pinsky’s...

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June 15, 2010

M.B.A. Receives Accreditation from ACBSP

Arcadia University’s M.B.A. graduate business program has received accreditation from the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), which commended Arcadia University for its educational support services and its educational and business management process, noting its flexible...


June 8, 2010

CGS Catalogs Win Communicator Awards

The College of Global Studies marketing team won two Communicator Awards from The International Academy of the Visual Arts for creative excellence in communications. The two Silver Awards of Distinction are in the categories of Brochure—Catalog Design and Brochure—Cover Design. Laura Baldwin is The...

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...

January 12, 2010

Johnston Publishes Inside Look at Prison Life

Dr. Norman Johnston , Professor Emeritus of Sociology, published his latest book, “INSIDE: Prison and Prison Life.” Johnston’s book is available at the Eastern State Penitentiary gift shop, where Johnston has four other books on sale. An expert on the subject of prison architecture, Johnston...

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