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Sep 21, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Trump-Inspired Courses Featured by Montgomery Media

“Hate Crimes” and “Fake News & the Post-Truth Era” were both highlighted by Montgomery Media as courses inspired by the Trump administration and current events. “Hate Crimes” is a criminal justice course that provides information about hate crimes in the U.S. by examining the cause of these...

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Sep 18, 2017 Caitlin Burns

The Yangtse Evening Post Highlights Jiangsu, Arcadia Mathematics Course

The international mathematics program at Jiangsu University was highlighted in a Sept. 6 story by The Yangtse Evening Post about how students are preparing for the start of the school year. The students are required to do “homework” before the start of the semester, which includes conversing with...

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Sep 14, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Atkins Publishes on Free Speech for Conservative Students

Larry Atkins, adjunct professor of English, published “There Should be Free Speech on College Campuses for Conservative Students, Conservative Speakers, and Liberal Professors” in the Huffington Post on Aug. 28. The op-ed addressed free speech on college campuses for conservative students at...

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Sep 8, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Brock ’19 Wins TripAdvisor Study Abroad Scholarship

Caroline Brock ‘19 was named the winner of TripAdvisor FlipKey Study Abroad Scholarship on Aug. 31 for her essay on the importance of travel. The FlipKey Study Abroad Scholarship awards one student $1,000 to put toward studying abroad. The winning essay is featured on FlipKey’s blog. Read More

Meaghan Drumm ’15 mentors high school students at the Forensic Sciences Mentoring Institute. Photo from The Intelligencer.

Aug 24, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia Alumni Lead Forensic Science Camp

On Aug. 12, The Intelligencer published a piece on the Forensic Sciences Mentoring Institute, led by Arcadia Master of Science in Forensic Science alumni Mandy Mohr ’12, Alex Krotulski ’15, and Meaghan Drumm ’15. Each summer, the program gives 12 local high school students the opportunity to work...

Jul 27, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Inquirer Raves about John Hathaway Gallery Show

On July 27, The Philadelphia Inquirer published a rave review of the Arcadia Art Gallery exhibition “John Hathaway: Studies, Drawings, Paintings, Prints,” on display in the Commons Art Gallery and Great Room Lobby through Sept. 17. “This is the kind of serious appreciation of a Philadelphia...

Jun 16, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Abboud Publishes Article with Middle East Policy Council

Dr. Samer Abboud, associate professor of Historical and Political Studies, published an editorial in the Middle East Policy Council on Syrian war economics and social change. "Syria’s war economies will shape post-conflict reconstruction efforts. Making the link clear between the impact of...

Jun 9, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Atkins’ Skewed Recognized as Top Summer Read

The Broad Street Review and Jewish Exponent touted Skewed: A Critical Thinker’s Guide to Media Bias, a recent book by Adjunct Professor of Journalism Larry Atkins, as a must-read. On May 15, the Broad Street Review declared that Skewed “is such an important book that arrives at a critical time...

Jun 7, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia’s Movement Camp Featured in Times Chronicle

Nine participants with Parkinson’s Disease from the Dan Aaron Stay Fit program, a weekly exercise class for patients with Parkinson’s Disease and Multiple Sclerosis that takes place throughout the year, attended the five-day Movement Camp from May 30 to June 3 for an intensive exercise regime that...

Jun 1, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Fulbright Student Scholars Featured in Montgomery Media

Cliff Long ‘17 and Zahra Ahmadi ’17 were featured in Montgomery Media after being the first Arcadians to receive Fulbright Student awards. As recipients of the prestigious English Teaching Assistant award, Long will spend the 2017-18 academic year teaching English in South Korea, while Ahmadi will...

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Jun 1, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Riggan Cited as Expert on Eritrean Refugees in Ethiopia

Throughout May, Dr. Jennifer Riggan, associate professor of Historical and Political Studies, was featured as an authority on Ethiopia’s involvement in the Eritrean refugee crisis in articles by MSN News UK, African Business, Africa-News, and GlobalPost.   “Ethiopia strongly believes that...

May 24, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Seamon Competes at USA Weightlifting National Championships

Arcadia Athletic trainer Jillian Seamon was featured in Standard-Speaker after competing in the USA Weightlifting National Championships on May 13. Seamon not only broke her personal record but also placed fourth in the overall competition.   Read More