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Apr 10, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Women’s Basketball Coach Featured by HRC for LGBTQ Visibility in NCAA

Lexie Gerson, women’s basketball assistant coach, was profiled in a Human Rights Campaign story about inclusion of the LGBTQ community in NCAA basketball tournaments on March 31. Gerson is one of five openly gay coaches and players highlighted in the story, which highlighted them as “five...

Maryann Worrell, Maelstrom, 2017, wood, 40 x 40 inches

Apr 7, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Professors Carole Loeffler and Maryann Worrell ’05 Explore Interconnecting Elements

Art Department Chair and Professor Carole Loeffler and Adjunct Professor Maryann Worrell ’05 collaborated on a new sculptural exhibition, “Interconnecting Elements,” that was on display at the Boston Street Gallery in Philadelphia from Feb. 2 to March 18. Loeffler and Worrell have exhibited work...

Apr 7, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Cox Appointed to Leadership Council of Better Angels

Dr. Amy Cox, assistant professor of Historical and Political Studies and director of the International Peace Conflict Resolution (IPCR) program, has been appointed to the Leadership Council of Better Angels. The Council stated that Dr. Cox’s work as director of IPCR was a deciding factor for her...

Apr 6, 2017 Jennifer Retter

Dr. Goretsky Appointed to Editorial Board of NASPA Publication

Arcadia University Dean of Students Andrew Goretsky, Ed.D. was appointed to a two-year term on the editorial board of Technology and Higher Education: Emerging Practice, a new, biannual journal published by NASPA- Student Affairs Professionals in Higher Education, the leading association for the...

Apr 3, 2017 Jennifer Retter

Dr. Noller Receives Doctorate in Health Science from A.T. Still University

Dr. Diana T. Noller DHSc, MSPT, MMS, PA-C, chair of the Department of Medical Science and director of the Physician Assistant program, received her Doctorate in Health Science from A.T. Still University. Dr. Noller joined Arcadia’s Physician Assistant faculty as an assistant professor in 2009....

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Mar 30, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Atkins Pens Op-Ed on Free Speech

Larry Atkins, adjunct professor of English, published an op-ed on TheHill.com that discussed the silencing of conservative views on college campuses. Atkins said that it is up to instructors to lead by example, and encourage open discussion in classrooms. “Universities should encourage political...

Mar 15, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Abboud Featured in Syria Reconstruction Story

Dr. Samer Abboud, associate professor of Historical and Political Studies, was featured in a story by IRIN News on March 8 about the rebuilding of Syria. Dr. Abboud said it was unlikely that Syrian business executives would return under the current regime. “We are at a point now [where the...

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Mar 13, 2017 Jennifer Retter

Redden ’17 To Present at Undergraduate Student Research Conference

Sociology major Tatiana Redden ’17 will present “They Taught Us Half a Story: The Effects of Miseducation in the U.S. School System” at the 7th annual Regional Undergraduate Student Research Conference at Lincoln University in Chester County on Saturday, April 8. Redden is one of two...

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Mar 9, 2017 Jennifer Retter

Dr. Bartoli Presents at National Conference as President of Counseling Council

Dr. Eleonora Bartoli, associate professor and director of the Counseling program, represented the Masters of Psychology and Counseling Accreditation Council (MPCAC) at this year’s American Association of State Counseling Boards (AASCB) conference. Dr. Bartoli, who became chair of MPCAC in July...

Mar 8, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Baker-Doyle Publishes Book on Innovative Teachers, Plans Reading in Landman Library

Dr. Kira Baker-Doyle, associate professor of Education, highlights how teachers are using 21st century innovation in her upcoming book, Transformative Teachers: Teacher Leadership and Learning in a Connected World, to be released in May by Harvard Education Publishing. The book looks at the...

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Mar 6, 2017 Jennifer Retter

Counseling Program Highlighted in International Journal for Innovative Curriculum

Dr. Michael Morrow, assistant professor of Psychology, is the lead author of an article highlighting Arcadia’s Counseling program that will be published in the upcoming edition of the International Journal for the Advancement of Counselling. The article shows how the program’s innovative...

Mar 3, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Valverde Joins Governor’s Roundtable to Discuss Senate Bill

On Feb. 23, Kathy Valverde, associate professor and director of Genetic Counseling, presented to Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf at Swarthmore College about Pennsylvania Senate Bill 3 (SB3), which would limit the amount of time a woman has to terminate her pregnancy to 20 weeks, instead of at the...