Student Activities

ASAP is hiring for on-campus jobs

Sep 21, 2022 John DeRosier

ASAP Program Offering On-Campus Jobs for Students

The Advancing Students as Professionals (ASAP) program at Arcadia University is looking for student workers for nearly 50 job opportunities on campus.  Students looking for on-campus work can apply for positions that include: Student Assistant Social Media Assistant IT Assistant...

Alaina Divigilio '26

Sep 19, 2022 John DeRosier

New Knight to Know: Alaina Divirgilio ‘26

Alaina Divirgilio ‘26 Major: Actuarial Science Hometown: Coatesville, Pa. What I’m most looking forward to: Studying abroad second semester in London Why Arcadia: I liked that it was close to home, and a lot of places didn’t have an actuarial science program. Also, the campus. Why I...

Crossing the Line: A Fearless Team of Brothers and the Sport That Changed Their Lives Forever

Sep 15, 2022 John DeRosier

Common Read Speaking Event to Feature Famous Local Author

Author, philanthropist, and U.S. Polo national champion Kareem Rosser will be visiting campus on Oct. 6 to discuss his book “Crossing the Line: A Fearless Team of Brothers and the Sport that Changed their Lives Forever.”  Rosser will be signing copies of the book, which was assigned to...

Distracted: Why Students Can't Focus and What You Can Do About It

Sep 14, 2022 John DeRosier

Author James Lang to Discuss "Distracted" with Arcadia Community

The Arcadia community is invited to a Zoom discussion with guest speaker James M. Lang, Ph.D., about his new book “Distracted: Why Students Can’t Focus and What You Can Do About It.”  The discussion will begin at noon on Sept. 23. Register for the event here.  Keeping students...

Students gathered at the Activities Fair on Haber Green as part of Rock the Knight

Sep 13, 2022 John DeRosier

Arcadia Students Rock the Knight with Music, Food, Fun, and Friends

On Thursday, Sept. 8, the Arcadia community showed their University spirit and celebrated with local residents during the annual Rock the Knight gathering and Downtown Glenside Food Truck Festival.  Click here to view a photo gallery of the evening.  Students, faculty, and staff...

Students gathered at the Activities Fair on Haber Green as part of Rock the Knight

Sep 12, 2022 John DeRosier

LOOK: Rock the Knight Photo Gallery
Abbey Finkell, Danielle Duffy, and Jackie Skalski at the April 2022 Mental Health Awareness game.

Aug 12, 2022 Daniel DiPrinzio

Skalski ‘24, Finkill ‘23 Lead Efforts to Sponsor 5K Walk/Run on Sept. 24 for Mental Health Awareness

Arcadia students are addressing a "hidden opponent" -- mental health awareness in college and university student-athletes.  Led by Jackie Skalski ’24, president of Arcadia’s chapter of The Hidden Opponent, a nonprofit organization focused on mental health awareness in student athletes, and...

Galaxy of stars

Jul 26, 2022 Lisa Stephens

RAS Meeting and Celebration of Dr. Huber's Legacy

Arcadia's Astronomy group will host the Rittenhouse Astronomical Society (RAS) Meeting on October 12. Speakers for the event: Denise Vacca - Planet Report - RAS Vice President David Walker - Rocket Science - RAS Secretary Ted Williams - Celestial Highlights - RAS President Kim Small...

Amellia McGuire-Matheny Jul 25, 2022 4:58 pm

Five Things No One Told Me About Move-In Day

No amount of college “move-in day” videos can prepare you for what it is like moving into your dorm room for the first time. After watching so many of those videos and having been through the actual move-in process, I can provide some insight.  Most people in those videos lived...

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Jun 22, 2022 Connor Fogel

Because, ARCADIA

Students personify a university. Through its  students — their experiences, actions, and growth —  a university becomes a living, breathing entity. And perhaps nothing captures the student story more than their  first-person perspectives. The ability to share their challenges,...

May 17, 2022 Daniel DiPrinzio

Class of 2022 Spotlight: Mercy Joseph

Mercy Joseph Major: Education Studies, with a concentration in teaching English as a Second Language. Globetrotter: Mercy has lived in Australia, the Philippines, Baltimore, and Philadelphia, and last year, she studied in South Korea.  On campus: President of the Kpop Club After...

Taylor Wesner Mar 29, 2022 1:14 pm

On Air: Restarting the ARC

There’s a hidden room in the Dining Hall Complex. Well, not so much hidden as forgotten, tucked away behind lecture halls and cafeteria tables. It is the Arcadia Radio Station, something that has not been running since before the COVID-19 shutdown. Many arriving students, due to the circumstances,...