Health Administration

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Jan 25, 2013 Purnell Cropper

Health Administration Students Recognized by Lupus Foundation of America

Students in the Health Administration program were recognized with a Team Participation Award for having the most members in the Corporate category at the 21st Annual 2012 Lupus Loop, a 5K run and 2.5 mile walk to benefit the Lupus Foundation of America, the largest national non-profit voluntary...

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Jun 8, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Chapman Awarded Grant for Development of Risk Management and Insurance Offerings

Dr. Zaneta Chapman, Assistant Professor of Business Administration, was awarded a grant from the Robert P. Ashlock Risk Management and Insurance Development Program, sponsored by the Griffith Insurance Education Foundation, to help fund the development of a new Risk Management and Insurance...

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Jun 5, 2012 Purnell Cropper

MBA Reception Welcomes Students, Alumni and International Graduates from Singapore

Students and alumni of Arcadia University’s International M.B.A. program in Singapore joined M.B.A. students, alumni, prospective M.B.A. students, faculty and staff at the graduate business program’s second annual reception on May 16, given by the School of Global Business and the Office of...

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Apr 24, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Health Administration Students Meet Deputy Surgeon General and Media Relations Director

A group of twelve health administration majors joined Program Advisor Robert Kieserman on April 18 to meet with business professionals in Washington, D.C. Students spent time at the American Hospital Association (AHA), the national organization that represents and serves all types of hospitals,...

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Nov 29, 2011 Purnell Cropper

School of Business Hosts Networking Reception on Boathouse Row

The School of Business welcomed students, alumni, faculty and staff to the Crescent Boat Club along historic Boathouse Row for a networking reception on Nov. 17. The event allowed senior undergraduate Business majors to meet M.B.A. students and alumni and provided the opportunity for interaction...

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Sep 23, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

Biggs Conducts Fulbright Senior Specialist Program in Poland

Dr. William D. Biggs, Professor Emeritus, and former Chair of the Department of Business, Health Administration and Economics, recently returned from Warsaw, Poland, where he conducted two five-day Business Games and Simulations Implementation Seminar workshops at Kozminski University. Developed...

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Apr 15, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

Top-Performing Business Students Join International Honor Society

Sixteen business administration students were inducted into the Kappa Upsilon Chapter of Delta Mu Delta, the International Honor Society in Business, on April 11 at Arcadia University. The new inductees who were recognized for their achievements were: Richard Antrom V ’11M.B.A., Brittany Lynn...

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Mar 22, 2011 Purnell Cropper

Biggs Talks About Study Abroad at Business Conference

Dr. William D. Biggs, Chair and Professor of Business, Health Administration and Economics, presented at the 38th Annual Association for Business Simulation and Experiential Learning Conference, March 16-18 in Pensacola Beach, Fla. His presentation was on "Study Abroad: Who, What, Where and Why...

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Dec 21, 2010 Purnell Cropper

Preview Leaders Named for Spring 2011

Janice Finn, Associate Dean of International Affairs, has announced the faculty and staff members selected for the annual Arcadia spring break tradition since 1994—Preview! Preview is a spring break experience for first-year students and transfer students at Arcadia University. Arcadia faculty and...

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Dec 7, 2010 Donna Whitlock

Business Student Group Honored for Largest Chapter Delegation

Arcadia University’s Business/Health Administration and Economics Department student organization Future Business Leaders of American—Phi Beta Lambda  (FBL-FBL) traveled to Washington, D.C. Nov. 19 and 20 for the 2010 National Fall Leadership conference. The 18 members of the Arcadia group in...

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Sep 17, 2010 Donna Whitlock

Shablin Quoted on 'Loving Your Layoff'

"Don’t beat yourself up for feeling down, said Karen Shablin, author of Loving Your Layoff and an Adjunct Professor of Health Administration at Arcadia University in Glenside, Pa. She wrote her book after she lost her job as vice president of a health care firm in 2008," reports Florida Today (...

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Aug 17, 2010 Donna Whitlock

Adjunct Professor Publishes Guide Book on Surviving a Layoff

Karen Squarrell-Shablin, Adjunct Professor of Health Administration, recently published Loving your Layoff through Xulon Press. The book is a guide to surviving a layoff while keeping your family, future, finances and faith intact. She uses her personal experiences to inform the how-to guide,...