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Dec 7, 2018 Patricia Greenwood

Student Exhibition, Landman Library

Corsets to Camisoles: Beaver College Girls from Victoria to Gatsby, 1880-1930 Curated by William Freedman, Class of 2019, this exhibition explores the period of dramatic social change that took place in America over the course of fifty years between the 1880s and 1930s, through the lens of...

Shubhechha Dhar Apr 24, 2018 2:50 pm

Diane Bockrath, Arcadia’s First Archivist

How did you develop an interest in archiving? Archiving is my second career. I had a whole first career in marketing and communications. Through Johns Hopkins’ Liberal Arts program, I took a course called “The History of the Book in the West,” taught at the Walters Art Museum in...

Apr 13, 2018 Caitlin Burns

“The Montiers” Featured by Glenside News

Glenside News featured upcoming WHYY program “The Montiers: An American Story,” which tells the tale of an interracial love affair between the son of Philadelphia's first mayor and a family slave. Arcadia, which sits on a piece of the old Montier property, hosted an exclusive​ showing of the...

Apr 13, 2018 Caitlin Burns

“The Montiers” Featured by Glenside News

Glenside News featured upcoming WHYY program “The Montiers: An American Story,” which tells the tale of an interracial love affair between the son of Philadelphia's first mayor and a family slave. Arcadia, which sits on a piece of the old Montier property, hosted an exclusive​ showing of the...

Jul 27, 2016 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia University Accepted into Conservation Center for Arts and Historic Artifacts’ Philadelphia Stewardship Program

The Conservation Center for Arts and Historic Artifacts (CCAHA), one of the largest nonprofit institutions for art preservation in the country, has selected Arcadia University to participate in its 2016 Stewardship Program. Sponsored by the William Penn Foundation, CCAHA’s Philadelphia...