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Aug 20, 2012 Purnell Cropper

JAMK University in Finland Visits The College of Global Studies

The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University was delighted to host a delegation from the prestigious JAMK University of Applied Sciences in Finland on Friday, August 17. Professor Asta Wahlgren, Dean, and Risto Korkia-Aho, Director of International Programs, The School of Business and...

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Aug 15, 2012 Purnell Cropper

New Apprentices Prepare for Study Abroad Fair Season

Six apprentices have joined The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University to work with Assistant Directors around the country as they gear up to visit schools and study abroad fairs this fall. The new recruits are all veterans of study abroad with excellent experience and knowledge of what...

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Aug 3, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Article by Sabella Leads to Editorial Award for the American Journal of Nursing

An article written by Dr. Donna Sabella, Assistant Dean of Health Sciences, The College of Global Studies, has been instrumental in the granting of an editorial award for the American Journal of Nursing. The Magnum Opus Awards, presented by the Content Marketing Institute and Becontentwise.com,...

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Aug 3, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Ireland Publishes Fascinating Material on Irish Literature

Dr. Colin Ireland, former Resident Director of The College of Global Studies in Dublin, has presented and published the following papers and articles: Colin Ireland, Book Review: Landscapes of Cult and Kingship, ed. Roseanne Schot, Conor Newman and EdelBhreatnach (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2011)...

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Aug 3, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Tanasi Publishes Key Archaeology Findings in Sicily

Dr. Davide Tanasi, Adjunct Professor of Archaeology and Ancient History at Arcadia University's Mediterranean Center for Arts and Sciences in Syracuse, Sicily, has recently published three articles on the results of two interdisciplinary projects of digital archaeology and archaeometry in which he...

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Aug 3, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Turco Leads International Research Team at the European Cup 2012

A team of international scholars led by Dr. Douglas Michele Turco, Associate Dean, The College of Global Studies, announced key statistics on the social and economic impact of soccer fans in Poland for the European Cup 2012. The findings are part of the Spectator Consumer Research (SCORE) program,...

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Aug 3, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Turco Co-Authors Three Book Chapters and an Article

Dr. Douglas Michele Turco, Associate Dean, The College of Global Studies, co-authored three book chapters and an article that were published recently: Lema, J., Turco, D., Agrusa, J., & Tanner, J. (2012). Recession proof? An annual participatory sport tourism event. In L. Lyck, P. Long, and A...

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Aug 3, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Turco Presents at Interdisciplinary Tourism Research Conference

Dr. Douglas Michele Turco, Associate Dean, The College of Global Studies, presented "The Love Game: Tennis, Turkey, and Tourism" in April at the Interdisciplinary Tourism Research Conference in Fethiye, Turkey. Co-authored with Cem Tinaz and Serkan Berber and published in the Conference proceedings...

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Jul 31, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Study Abroad Alum Launches a Charity in Cinque Terre, Italy

Yana Pietras, a study abroad student with The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University, took co-curricular learning to a whole new level while studying in Florence, Italy: She founded her own charity, Students for Cinque Terre (S5T), in Spring 2012. The charity has caused such a stir and...

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Jul 30, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Martin-Molina ’73,’03M Bridges Gap Between U.S. and Cuba, Helps Develop Study Abroad Program

Sitting in Blankley Alumni House, Pam Martin-Molina ’73,’03M recalls the first time she saw Fidel Castro on television, punctuating statements with a dramatic wag of his finger. A young girl at the time, she was immediately fascinated by the charismatic leader and curious about Cuba. Now Martin-...

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Jul 28, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

Elrick ’11M Pursues Ph.D. in Rhetoric, Communication and Information Design

Kathy Elrick ’11M was accepted to Clemson University’s Rhetoric, Communication and Information Design (RCID) Ph.D. program. She plans to teach on the University level, hoping to help students of all disciplines learn essential skills. “To succeed in anything, you have to figure out how to make an...

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Jul 10, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

Once Homeless, Reynoso ’12 Graduates with Honors and a Passion for Human Rights Law

Growing up in the Bronx, Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso ’12 was taught that with hard work she could go anywhere and achieve anything. But during the nights she spent sleeping in New York City subway stations, depending on the kindness of acquaintances for her next meal, she was shaken. Attending college was...