Student Activities

Yoga in the Castle

Relax with yoga and a complimentary tea to follow
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 15:45

Healthcare Exploration for Aspiring Leaders (HEAL) will host a campus-wide yoga event on Oct. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Dining Room in Grey Towers Castle. The Arcadia community will be led through an hour-long destress yoga exercise, before enjoying a complimentary cup of tea to continue the relaxation. 

HEAL hopes that by practicing yoga and mindfulness, the community can learn ways... Read More

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climate strike

Heidi Specht Oct 16, 2019 10:14 am

Arcadia’s Global Climate Strike

Voices resounded across Haber Green with chants of “Climate change is not a lie; do not let our planet die!” during the Global Climate Change Protest on Sept. 27. The protest, hosted by Arcadia’s Young Democratic Socialists of America (YDSA) club, was one of thousands happening around the world at...

Students learn about voter support in training session

Oct 10, 2019 Caitlin Burns

SI² Encourages Students to Have Voices Heard This Election Season

Arcadia students can register to vote on campus throughout the year. The Office of Social Impact and Innovation (SI2) is providing supportive services in Blankley Hall to help community members through the process of registering to vote with or without a party affiliation. SI2 hosted Jihad...

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Oct 8, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Students Find Support at Alumni Career Mentor Kickoff

Alumni Relations is hoping to provide students with an extra boost before graduation through the Alumni Career Mentor Program, which kicked off on Sept. 18. The program pairs students at all stages of their college careers with an alumni mentor that can help guide them during their journey....

Knights for Nutrition Family Weekend Food Drive

Help combat food insecurity by supporting Arcadia's on-campus food pantry.
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 16:30

Arcadia’s Knights for Nutrition food pantry will accept all donations, big or small, during Family Weekend. Donations may include non-perishable items such as cereal, oatmeal, canned vegetables and soups, gluten-free and vegan items. Popular donations include peanut butter and jelly, tuna, and snack foods (crackers, granola bars, fruit cups, etc.).

Personal hygiene items such as soap,... Read More

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Chipotle flyer for fundraiser

Oct 2, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia For The Kids to Hold Fundraiser at Chipotle

Arcadia For the Kids (FTK) student organization is hosting a fundraiser on Oct. 16 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Abington Chipotle to support Four Diamonds, a nonprofit organization which aims to help cure childhood cancer. Present this flyer or tell the cashier you are supporting the Arcadia FTK...

Three students show their Rock the Knight pinnies

Sep 24, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia Students Celebrate Community with Music, Fun, and Food Trucks

By Aaron Uscinowicz '22 Arcadia students rocked the “knight” before parading down Easton Road for the Glenside Knight Food Truck Festival on Sept. 19. The Arcadia community came out by the hundreds to the Rock the Knight celebration on Haber Green, where students raced to get free...

Caitlin Joyce cosplaying as Sakura Minamoto

Sep 19, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Joyce ’20 Featured by Funimation for #LGBTcosplay Pride Month

Sociology major Caitlin Joyce ’20 was featured on the official Funimation Instagram account on June 19 during their #LGBTcosplay Pride Month celebration. Funimation, one of the leading anime distribution companies in North America, posted a photo of her cosplay, a costume based on the design of a...

Jessica Derr Jun 25, 2019 10:57 am

As Much As You Put In

I have never put much weight in the occult. To me, graveyard walks are a pleasant way to spend an evening. Ouija boards are not the earpiece of the dead, but a tool to push my cousins’ buttons. And The Long Island Medium, one of my mother’s favorite shows, does little more than make me roll my eyes...

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Jun 19, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Topa ’21 Earns Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant

International Business and Culture student RaeAnn Topa ’21 was awarded a study abroad grant from the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi—the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. She is one of only 75 students from across the country selected for the...

Lashanna Bryant May 29, 2019 10:52 am

Elizabeth Gillen ’19, Battle of The Bands Underdog

Elizabeth Gillen ’19, a Computer Science major and Music minor, talks about her love for music, her time here at Arcadia, and her hopes for sharing her music on Spotify while also working as a programmer in Florida after graduation. What made you come to Arcadia? I came to Arcadia...