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Oct 14, 2016 Caitlin Burns

Career Education Hosts Knights Networking Events Oct. 18 and 26

Ready to take the first step into building your career? Join representatives from some of the nation’s leading business, finance, and technological companies at the Knights Networking Series's Business and Tech Night on Oct. 26 at 6 p.m. in the Great Room. Hosted by the Office of Career...

Mar 21, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

March 23: Secure Jobs, Internships, Connections at Internship and Career Fair

Get your resume ready—the annual Internship and Career Fair returns this week. On Wednesday, March 23, from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Kuch Center Alumni Gymnasium, the Fair will offer students and alumni the opportunity to network with employers and graduate schools, secure internships, and learn more...

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Dec 17, 2015 Caitlin Burns

Going Global Helps Students Find International Careers

Arcadia’s Office of Career Education is offering students a chance to work at home and abroad through Going Global, a one-stop resource that helps individuals of all experience levels transition into successful careers. Going Global has over one million users around the world, including...

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Oct 5, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

Four Arcadia Alumni Join Teach for America

Beginning this academic year, four Arcadia University alumni are teaching in underserved communities through Teach for America, a nonprofit that aims to “enlist, develop, and mobilize as many as possible of our nation's most promising future leaders to grow and strengthen the movement for...

Apr 3, 2015 jretter Retter

Students Connect, Impress at Career Fair

More than 300 students attended the March 31 Career Fair in the Kuch Center Alumni Gymnasium. Nearly 100 organizations participated, including employers and graduate schools, representing education, nonprofit, financial, accounting, consulting, marketing, media, and government sectors. “Students...

Ron Drozd (fourth from left) spoke to students on his experience with the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia

Apr 1, 2015 jretter Retter

Arcadia Joins World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia’s Leadership Council

Arcadia University and the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia (WTCGP) are pleased to announce that Arcadia has joined the WTCGP’s Leadership Council. The WTCGP will work with the School of Global Business at Arcadia to invite students interested in international business to learn more...

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Mar 10, 2015 Purnell Cropper

HAPS Alumni Return to Speak on Finding Work, Professional Skills

On March 2, nine recent alumni of the Historical and Political Studies department returned to campus to speak to more than 40 students and graduating seniors about working in the field. Through the panel, current students saw “the range of different types of careers that majors in the department...

Sep 25, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Careers: Ruggia Lands Auditor Position after Federal Internship

By JEN RETTER ’16 When Arcadia University alumnus Marc Ruggia ’14 first heard of an internship opportunity at the Defense Contract Audit Agency for the Federal Government in Moorestown, N.J., he didn’t know that his ambition and hard work would eventually lead to a full-time career with the DCAA...

Sep 2, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Gaines Finds That Dead Men Do Tell Tales

By COURTNEY WRIGHT It’s pitch black, long after dark in a south N.J. wood. A group of police officers, dodging heavy branches and nocturnal creatures, lugs a large spotlight, illuminating the forest. To add to the potential eeriness, a massive nest of daddy long legs seemed to beckon Allison...

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Aug 19, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

Scott '10M Launches Nexus for Future Forensic Students

Forensic scientist, tutor, adviser and mentor Tatiana T. Scott ’10M uses her skills in areas other than the laboratory. After noting a disparity in the field of forensic science, she recently launched a website dedicated to dispelling common misconceptions and guiding future students. Shortly...

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Aug 19, 2011 Purnell Cropper

Career Spotlight: CJ Johnson ’07, Franchise Developer

Charles “CJ” Johnson ’07 developed his entrepreneur skills early. While grocery shopping with his mom, he’d buy candy in bulk and sell it to his friends during lunch. Today, Johnson’s turned his hunger for profits into a two-business venture. He serves as the Franchise Developer and Key Operations...

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Aug 19, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

'Reading Eagle' Spotlights Brandywine Heights Principal Piperato ’00M

The Reading Eagle featured Heather Anne Piperato ’00M in the weekly segment "In Our Schools," which spotlights teachers and administrators in Berks County, on Aug. 15. As the Principal of Brandywine Heights High School in Topton, Pa., Piperato says she most enjoys “[h]elping teachers discover how...