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Mar 5, 2019 James Martin

Blitz Carnival 2019: The Price is Knight

Come down to Blitz Carnival 2019: The Price is Knight. Have fun winning awesome prizes at our many game-show themed tables run by various clubs on campus. Food and giveaways are free.

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Mar 1, 2019 James Martin

Dodgeball Tournament

Sponsored by the Student Physical Therapy Association to benefit the Parkinson Council. Open to all Arcadia students. Teams of 5 and individuals can register in the Commons: 3/17 - 3/21, 5:30 to 7:30 pm and 3/22 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.

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Feb 28, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Armstrong Dunbar, Author of Never Caught, Discusses Female Abolitionists at Women’s History Month Kickoff Event

In honor of Women’s History Month, Dr. Erica Armstrong Dunbar, author and Charles and Mary Beard professor of History at Rutgers University, will speak about her research on female abolitionists and escaped slaves in Philadelphia on Tuesday, March 5, at 7 p.m. in the University Commons Great Room...

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Feb 25, 2019 James Martin

African Folktales Competition

Here is a competition open to ALL ARCADIA STUDENTS: Write an African folktale and send it to us for assessment. The length should be between 500 and 1,000 words. Most of the time, African folktales involve animals as characters with a tortoise, spider, or rabbit as the "trickster." And African...

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Feb 21, 2019 James Martin

BAS Mardi Gras Ball

A fun formal ball to celebrate Mardi Gras and the cultural diversity of the holiday. Come dance, learn about different cultural traditions and food, and have lots of fun with friends.

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Feb 21, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia Student Receives Honorable Mention for Dell Magazines Award

Arcadia’s Emmalee Gagnon ’20 received honorable mention from Dell Magazines for her short story submission, “Say Her Name.” Before submitting her short story to the Dell Award, Gagnon worked on “Say Her Name” for over a year between workshop classes and peer reviews. “Say Her Name” taps into the...

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Alura Neumyer Feb 20, 2019 9:36 am

Returning to an American University

As my first semester at Arcadia after being abroad in Scotland got closer and closer, I was wrapped up in the many unknowns. I knew there was going to be a lot of differences in the structure of college life in the States compared to overseas. For one, I went from living in an...

Arcadia students playing Dungeons and Dragons in Oak Summit Apartments.

Caitlin Joyce Feb 19, 2019 4:09 pm

Arcadia Knights, Dungeons, and Dragons

When my hometown friend Michael Mottola ’20 was considering transferring to Arcadia, we drifted from topics on academic opportunities to extracurriculars. We began talking about the social climate here, and he excitedly asked me if there was an active Dungeons and Dragons group on campus. Little...

Jasmin Ramirez Feb 18, 2019 7:00 pm

Psychology: the New Club on Campus

I recently got together with Olivia Jarvis ’21, one of the founders and current secretary of the Psychology Club, a new club that I’m sure many students (especially Psych majors, like me) are wondering about. Where did you get the idea to start the Psychology Club, and what was the process like...

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Feb 18, 2019 James Martin

How Does Music Motivate and Inspire Your Work?

The Humanities Research Lab presents "Work in Progress" with Bruce Campbell Jr. Ph. D, Associate Professor & Director: Education Leadership. Light refreshments will be served.

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Feb 18, 2019 James Martin

How Can We Use Transnational History As a Framework to Analyze Popular Culture Sources?

The Humanities Research Lab presents "Work in Progress" with Nancy G. Rosoff Ph.D, Dean of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies. Light refreshments will be served.

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Feb 15, 2019 James Martin

SPB Comedy: Allan Fuks

Comedian Allan Fuks, pronounced "fyooks," grew up with a last name that, on paper, looks like the mother of all curse words — and, naturally, offered endless material for bullies. On February 16, come see his standup perfomance live!