Arcadia University News


August 23, 2017

Bates ’18 Awarded National Scholarship for Student Teachers

In August, Early Elementary and Special Education student Olivia Bates ’18 was awarded the J. Jay Hostetler Scholarship for undergraduate student teachers from the international honor society Kappa Delta Pi. Bates was one of 38 students selected nationwide to receive the $500 scholarship. Founded...

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August 15, 2017

Exploring E-Sports and the Growing Digital Spectatorship

By Dominic Bierwisch '18 E-Sports are a rapidly expanding form of gaming-based entertainment, with over 134 million people reporting watching E-Sports in 2015. Dom Bierwisch, a Junior Chemistry major at Arcadia, decided to turn his love of video games and appreciation of the benefits of E-...

August 15, 2017

The Power of Mentorship and Education

By Erika Raskay '18 As a political science major, I felt that I was expected to join my peers in seeking internships and volunteerism with campaign programs, local politicians and government agencies. However, through the Honors Program at Arcadia, I was able to broaden my academic and...

June 21, 2017

HAPS Alumna, Students Participate in Women’s Leadership Conference

International Studies alumna Rabiyah Mujahid ’17 , Political Science major Erika Raskay ’18 , and Political Science and Psychology major Nichole Sickel ’18 were among an elite group of students selected to attend the 2017 National Education for Women's (NEW) Leadership Pennsylvania summer institute...

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May 3, 2017

Dr. Brown, Diem Discuss ‘Promoting Political Change’ at Psychological Association Meeting

Dr. Christina Brown , associate professor of Psychology, and Psychology and Sociology major Greta Diem ’17 presented “Promoting Political Change” at the 89th annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association in Chicago from April 20 to 22. “Promoting Political Change” is a political...

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April 4, 2017

Founder of Barrington Stage Company, Former Red Cross Volunteer of the Year to Address Graduates at Arcadia University’s 2017 Commencements

Dr. Julianne Mamana Boyd ’66 , co-founder and artistic director of Barrington Stage Company (BSC) in Pittsfield, Mass., and Dr. Samuel Cameron , mental health manager with the American Red Cross and Professor Emeritus at Arcadia University, will receive honorary doctoral degrees and address...

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March 27, 2017

OCE Provides Unique Interviewing Opportunities for Students

To make the career search easier for students, Arcadia University’s Office of Career Education (OCE) offers on-campus interview opportunities with organizations that have job and internship openings. “We want students to have as much access to our employer partners as possible,” said OCE Assistant...

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March 21, 2017

Drs. Bartoli and Lee Present at 34th Winter Roundtable in New York City

Dr. Eleonora Bartoli , associate professor and director of the Counseling program, and Dr. Hsin-Hua “Cathy” Lee , assistant professor of Psychology, presented at the 34th annual Winter Roundtable on Cultural Psychology and Education in New York City on Feb. 24 and 25. The theme of this year’s...

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March 9, 2017

Dr. Bartoli Presents at National Conference as President of Counseling Council

Dr. Eleonora Bartoli , associate professor and director of the Counseling program, represented the Masters of Psychology and Counseling Accreditation Council (MPCAC) at this year’s American Association of State Counseling Boards (AASCB) conference. Dr. Bartoli, who became chair of MPCAC in July...

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March 6, 2017

Counseling Program Highlighted in International Journal for Innovative Curriculum

Dr. Michael Morrow , assistant professor of Psychology, is the lead author of an article highlighting Arcadia’s Counseling program that will be published in the upcoming edition of the International Journal for the Advancement of Counselling . The article shows how the program’s innovative...

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February 28, 2017

Dr. Lee and Johnson ’16 Publish on Differentiation of Self

Dr. Hsin-Hua (Cathy) Lee , assistant professor of Psychology, and her research assistant, graduate student Rachel Johnson ’16 , published “Differentiation of self as a predictor of Asian-American immigrants’ perceptions of cultural harmony” in the Journal of Family Therapy on Feb. 10. The Journal...

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January 15, 2017

Dr. Cameron Recounts Deployment with Red Cross

Dr. Samuel “Sam” Cameron joined Arcadia in 1964 as assistant professor of Psychology and clinical psychologist to the College. During his career at Arcadia, Dr. Cameron originated and directed the Department of Psychology’s master’s program in counseling ; directed nine National...

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December 2, 2016

Drs. Bartoli, Lee Present at PA Counseling Conference, Cain-Baxter Accepts Outstanding Student Award

Arcadia University’s Psychology Department was well-represented at the 48th Annual Pennsylvania Counseling Association (PCA) Fall Conference on Nov. 12. Dr. Eleonora Bartoli , associate professor and director of Psychology, and Dr. Cathy Lee , assistant professor of Psychology, participated in “...

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November 11, 2016

Murer ’06 Recognized for Community Achievement at ANCA World Autism Festival

Phoebe Murer ’06 , a graduate of Arcadia’s Psychology/Pre-Art Therapy program, received the third place International Naturally Autistic People (INAP) Award in Community Achievement at the 2016 ANCA World Autism Festival, held in Vancouver from Sept. 30 to Oct. 5. As an ANCA World Ambassador, Murer...

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October 28, 2016

Twelve Students Inducted into Psychology Honor Society

Left to right: Julia Melito, Nicole Daly, Ashley Romanoff, Miyoko Pettinger. Seated: Megan Campbell, Kaylee Zarick, Gabrielle O'Brien, Caroline Dress. Photo by Josh Blustein. Arcadia University’s Psychology Department initiated two graduate and 10 undergraduate students into Psi Chi, the...

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August 23, 2016

Alumna Art Featured in Magazine and Blog for Showcasing Trauma

Artist and actress Jenna Rose Simon ’11 was featured in the June edition of Mode ELLE magazine and in a July 19 blog post by Darkness to Light for her artwork that depicts emotional and physical trauma inflicted by others. Simon, who earned a bachelor’s degree at Arcadia in Psychology, has been...

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July 12, 2016

Dr. Bartoli Appointed as Chair of Psychology and Counseling Accrediting Body

Dr. Eleonora Bartoli , associate professor and director of Arcadia’s Master’s program in Counseling, was selected to chair the Masters in Psychology and Counseling Accreditation Council (MPCAC) after chairing its Masters in Counseling Accreditation Committee since 2013. As chair, Dr. Bartoli will...

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June 15, 2016

Dr. Moore Discusses Research on Air with “Life Simplified”

Dr. Katherine Moore , assistant professor of Psychology and head of the Attention, Memory, and Cognition laboratory, was featured in the Bangor Daily News “Life Simplified” a news column and radio show for her work concerning the limits of attention. During her interview, Dr. Moored focused on what...

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May 20, 2016

Junior, Senior Psychology Students Present at Poster Shows

On April 7, more than 50 students in the Personality Psychology class presented their research from the semester . Each year, students in the class design and run experiments, share their work with the community, and receive feedback. Senior Psychology and Sport Psychology students presented their...

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