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Female staff member hands another female a Uknighted sticker after donating.

Dec 31, 2019 Natavan Werbock

Knight Vision: December 2019
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Dec 20, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Sweeney Named AVP of HR at Arcadia University

Arcadia University is pleased to announce that Mary Sweeney has been appointed associate vice president of Human Resources. Sweeney assumes her role at Arcadia on Jan. 6, 2020. Sweeney brings significant experience in all aspects of human resources, including performance management,...

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Dec 19, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Davis ’20 and ASIA and K-Pop Clubs Celebrate Asian Culture and Cuisine

Asian culture and cuisine were on the menu as part of a collaboration between the ASIA and K-Pop clubs on Nov. 19. Guests were treated to games and entertainment; food from India, Korea, the Philippines, and Japan; and Korean dances, taught by the K-Pop club.  Arcadia’s ASIA club represents...

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Dec 18, 2019 Andrea Walls

Jan. 9: Arcadia Hosts Health Conference on Vaping, TB Screening, Eating Disorders, Pain

On Thursday, Jan. 9, Arcadia University's Department of Student Health Services will host the Southeastern Pennsylvania College Health Nurses Association (SPCHNA) Winter 2020 Conference from 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Mirror Room at Grey Towers Castle.   The purpose of the SPCHNA...

Gov. Tom Wolf speaking with Harris at a table with children.

Dec 18, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Harris ’21 Recognized for Dedication to Early Childhood Education During Gov. Wolf’s Innovative Apprenticeships Announcement

Emmanuel Harris ’21, a student in the School of Education’s PreK-4 Program for Working Professionals, is more concerned about his preschool students being kind to each other than he is about recognition for the work he does as an educator at the Parent Infant Center. However, his classroom was...

Dr. Jeff Rutenbeck and Rashmi Radhakrishnan presenting to community members

Dec 18, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Strategy Development Continues with "Work in Progress" Exhibition

On Dec. 17,  members of the Arcadia University community explored areas of sustainability, First-Year Student Experience, civic engagement, and other topics that emerged from the Strategy Development sessions held throughout the fall 2019 semester. Throughout the day, Dr. Jeff Rutenbeck,...

Four students at a round table in the Great Room with glow sticks

Dec 17, 2019 Caitlin Burns

MASC and IPALs Host Karaoke Glow Party

The Math and Actuarial Science Club (MASC) and the International Peer Associates League (IPALs) hosted a Karaoke Glow Party on Dec. 4 to help integrate international students into the Arcadia community and promote inclusivity of different cultures. Over 80 students attended the event, which had...

Wu's graphic work of her on a sailboat in a sink

Dec 16, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Wu ’22 Explores Fantasy Through Art

By Caroline Jordan '20 “I love being a member of the art department because I’m pushed to do my best, but still get the freedom to do what I want,” said Hanna Wu ‘22.  Wu, a Graphic Design major, loves the opportunities that her program gives her. During her first year, Wu’s foundation...

Students at an outdoor sculpture with the scavenger hunt map

Dec 13, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Exhibition Course Curates Outdoor Sculptures

Students in Arcadia’s Make an Exhibition course, led by Assistant Professor of Art History Dr. Elizabeth Ferrell, curated the University’s collection of outdoor sculptures and hosted a scavenger hunt on Nov. 25. For the first portion of the semester, students researched the history of the...

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Dec 12, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions Personal

Dr. Marianne Miserandino, Professor of Psychology Courses: Social Psychology; Personality Psychology; Vice and Virtue on Stage and Screen; Senior Seminar Expertise: Motivation as a Social-Personality Psychologist Advice to students: “Be open to possibilities and new experiences of...

President Nair with the 22 Sixers jersey, surrounded by family

Dec 11, 2019 Caitlin Burns

President Nair Honored at Sixers Game during Indian American Heritage Night

Arcadia University President Ajay Nair was honored by the Philadelphia 76ers during a pregame ceremony on Dec. 7 as part of the team’s sixth annual Indian American Heritage Night.  With his wife, Paayal Nair, and their children, Krishna and Rani Nair, Dr. Nair was presented with a...

John Owens (left) and Jane Maloney (right) with a sock donation

Dec 11, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Advancement Donates UKnighted “Give a Pair” Socks to Project HOME

University Advancement donated 240 pairs of thick socks to Project HOME on Tuesday, Dec. 10 as part of the #UKnightedTuesday campaign. Project HOME is a Philadelphia nonprofit organization empowering individuals to break the cycle of poverty and homelessness through affordable housing,...