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Oct 24, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Arcadia University Opens New Study Center in Edinburgh, Scotland

Dr. Nicolette DeVille Christensen, Vice President of The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University, officially opened Arcadia’s latest Center for study abroad in Edinburgh, Scotland, on Oct. 18. Located at the University of Edinburgh, one of Europe’s most prestigious campuses, the Center...

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Oct 15, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Arcadia Wins PaCIE Award for Support of International Education

Arcadia University has received a special award in recognition of continued support by PaCIE, the Pennsylvania Council for International Education. The award was presented by PaCIE President Dr. Mohamed Latib during the opening session of PaCIE’s Annual Conference on Oct. 4 in Pittsburgh, Pa....

Oct 5, 2012 Purnell Cropper

MBA Students Study Fashion Industry in Rome

During their international business experience to Italy in September, more than 30 Arcadia University M.B.A. students in two cohorts visited Brioni, an Italian fashion house that specializes in the sale of handmade men’s suits, to learn about business within the fashion industry in Italy. Located...

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Sep 25, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Arcadia’s New Academic Partnership with Lincoln University, New Zealand

The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University is delighted to announce a new academic partnership with Lincoln University in Christchurch, New Zealand. As New Zealand's oldest agricultural college, the university prides itself on offering innovative curricular initiatives with a warm and...

Sep 11, 2012 Purnell Cropper

MBA Students to Study Economy, Visit Companies in Rome

Two Arcadia University M.B.A. cohorts will depart for Italy on Saturday, Sept. 15, for a one-week international business experience in Rome. Nearly 40 students will join Thomas Brinker, Jr., Professor of Accounting and Executive Director of the M.B.A. program, and Raymond Lamorgese, M.B.A. Capstone...

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Sep 7, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Dr. Dimeji Togunde of Spelman College Visits Arcadia University

The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University was honored to host Dr. Dimeji Togunde, Gordon Zeto Dean for Global Education and Professor of International Studies at Spelman College, and Karen Clay, Program Manager for STEM programs at Spelman College. President Carl (Tobey) Oxholm III and...

Sep 5, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

The Chronicle of Higher Education: Arcadia University a Pacesetter in International Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education featured Arcadia University in the article "For a Growing Number of Freshman, Packing for College Requires a Passport," on Sept. 3. Contributor Ian Wilhelm reports that a growing number of universities are encouraging students to study abroad early in their college...

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Aug 20, 2012 Purnell Cropper

International MBA Students to Visit NASDAQ, Explore NYC and Philadelphia

Students in the International M.B.A. program in Singapore will travel to the United States to visit companies in New York City and Philadelphia for an international business experience beginning Tuesday, Aug. 21. The group of students will arrive in New York City to begin its four-day itinerary of...

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Aug 15, 2012 Purnell Cropper

New Apprentices Prepare for Study Abroad Fair Season

Six apprentices have joined The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University to work with Assistant Directors around the country as they gear up to visit schools and study abroad fairs this fall. The new recruits are all veterans of study abroad with excellent experience and knowledge of what...

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Jul 31, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Study Abroad Alum Launches a Charity in Cinque Terre, Italy

Yana Pietras, a study abroad student with The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University, took co-curricular learning to a whole new level while studying in Florence, Italy: She founded her own charity, Students for Cinque Terre (S5T), in Spring 2012. The charity has caused such a stir and...

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Jul 31, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Arcadia Welcomes Visiting Students and Faculty from India, China and South Korea

Arcadia University is well known for being a leader in study abroad and international exchange. In addition to facilitating American students’ goals of studying around the world, Arcadia also hosts incoming international students looking to further their education in the United States. This summer...

Jul 16, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

Arcadia Leaders Pave the Way for Future Collaborations in Six-Day Sprint Across China

Arcadia University President Carl (Tobey) Oxholm III and Dr. Steve O. Michael, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, recently returned from a whirlwind visit to the Far East. In just six days, they traveled to nine different institutions and organizations across China, visiting friends...