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Oct 18, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia Awarded DOJ Grant to Enhance Sexual Violence Resources on Campus

Survivors of sexual assault and dating violence will have more access to resources than ever before, as Arcadia University was awarded a three year grant by the Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) from the U.S. Department of Justice. The grant, totaling $300,000, will enable the University to...

Oct 18, 2018 Andrea Walls

Community UKNIGHTs 4 Arcadia During Inauguration Week

For four days during Inauguration Week, Arcadians around the world “UKNIGHTED” on campus and online for the fourth annual UKNIGHT 4 Arcadia campaign. Helping to surpass the goal of 1,022 donors, a record-setting 1,042 Arcadia alumni, students, faculty, staff, Trustees, parents, family members,...

Oct 15, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Artist Talk with Vanni ’05, ’06MEd for University Exhibition “Outside In”

Artist Lauren Vanni ’05, ’06MEd will speak about her artistic practice on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 4:30 p.m. in the University Commons Great Room. Immediately following the lecture, an opening reception for her exhibition, “Outside In,” will be held in the Harrison Gallery. The exhibition features...

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Oct 8, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia Welcomes Philadelphia Writers’ Conference for Humor & Horror

The Philadelphia Writers’ Conference (PWC) hosts its second free forum of the season, “The Undying Romance Between Humor and Horror” in the Castle on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. The panel will feature writer Ashlee Blackwell, who specializes in the history of black women as it...

Oct 7, 2018 Jennifer Retter

Sen. Haywood Leads Panel on STEM Education and Manufacturing Industry

Pennsylvania State Senator Art Haywood (D-4th District) led a panel of guest speakers at a Manufacturing Day Roundtable in Grey Towers Castle on Oct. 4. Joining Sen. Haywood were Jerry Oleksiak, deputy secretary of Pennsylvania’s Department of Labor & Industry; Eileen Cipriani, deputy secretary...

Oct 5, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Eugene Gilyard, Exonerated After Nearly Two Decades in Prison, Speaks at Wrongful Convictions Day

Arcadia’s Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice Department welcomed Marissa Bluestine, legal director of the Pennsylvania Innocence Project, and Eugene Gilyard, who was exonerated after spending nearly two decades in prison, for the third annual Wrongful Convictions Day on Oct. 2. The...

Oct 1, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia Exhibitions Presents “Carole Loeffler: Make What You Need”

A lecture by the artist will be held on Oct.1 in the University Commons Great Room beginning at 4:30 p.m. with a reception to follow. Arcadia Exhibitions is pleased to present "Carole Loeffler: Make What You Need," an exhibition of ten, new text-based fabric works in the Rosedale Gallery,...

Sep 30, 2018 Natavan Werbock

Knight Vision: September 2018

Sep 27, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Cheltenham Commissioners Laud Facilities Team

At its Sept. 26 meeting, the Cheltenham Township Board of Commissioners presented Arcadia’s Facilities Management team with a citation for helping to restore and maintain the landscape around Cheltenham Township. Recognized at the meeting were Ground Foreman Timothy Gallagher, Grounds Lead Kevin...

Sep 25, 2018 Caitlin Burns

September 20: UKnighted Semester Kick-off

Sep 25, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia University to Inaugurate 22nd President, Dr. Ajay Nair, Oct. 13

Arcadia University is proud to announce that it will inaugurate its 22nd president, Dr. Ajay Nair, during an installation ceremony on Saturday, Oct. 13. The ceremony is the culmination of a week of events celebrating the inauguration theme, “Reimagining Our Higher Education Community: From...

Sep 25, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Loeffler a Finalist in Artisan Series Art Competition

Carole Loeffler, associate professor and chair of Visual and Performing Arts, was selected as a finalist in the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series, which displayed her “it's fine, I'm fine” artwork from Aug. 31 to Sept. 14 at Arch Enemy Arts in Philadelphia. Public voting for the final art pieces is...