Arcadia University News


Misher Innovates Learning for Students of All Ages

[block2]“I think that there’s just new ways that we won’t let go of,” said Karen Misher ’88 , associate professor of Art and Design, as well as founder and Board chair of A Step Up Academy. “We’re...
Enrollment Management and Study Away Announce Global Scholars Program
Arcadia University’s Office of Enrollment Management and Office of Study Away have launched the Global Scholars Program , a four-year program designed to integrate a global perspective in preparation...
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Through Fellowship, Dr. Riggan to Research Refugee Choices
By Aaron Uscinowicz '22 Through a Regional Faculty Fellowship with the Wolf Humanities Center at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Jennifer Riggan , professor of Historical and Political Studies at...
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Hickey ’22 Learning Online, Abroad

Psychology major Kimberly Hickey ’22 was determined to study abroad this year, even if she would still be learning virtually. On Aug. 31, she realized the first step of her goal when she flew to...
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CHS Calls on Faculty, Staff, and Students to End Health Disparities
The College of Health Sciences (CHS) hosted two Question and Answer sessions with Dr. Gregory Hicks, professor of Physical Therapy at the University of Delaware, to discuss what can be done to...
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Community Service Doesn’t Stop in Pandemic for Paskell ’81, ’96MEd
[block2]How do you serve the community with art when a pandemic forces learning and activities online? Adjunct Professor of Education Linda Ruth Paskell ’81, ’96MEd spent the summer pulling on her...
Manzella Adapts Printmaking Class for Virtual Learning
What do you get when you combine an etching needle, a plexiglass plate, ink, a shopping cart wheel, and paper towels? An intaglio press—just one of the three portable presses that Adjunct Professor...

Masker ’24 Working Overtime as EMT and First-Year Student

By Aaron Uscinowicz '22 Most first-year students experience the challenge of balancing work and school—on top of the traditional challenges, Mays Landing, N.J. resident Savannah Masker ’24 is also an...
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Orientation Tradition of Service Doesn’t Stop in Quarantine
By Katherine Haines '21 This year’s New Student Orientation Day of Service, sponsored by the Community and Civic Engagement Center (CCEC), looked different from previous years. On Saturday, Aug. 29,...
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Graduates, Families Return to Campus for Joyous Drive Thru...

[block4] Rain, wind, and a pandemic couldn’t stop members of the Class of 2020 and their families returning to campus for the University’s first-ever drive thru celebration on Sept. 26 and 27. [...


October 29, 2020

Make a Plan and Vote, Nov. 3

Election Day is right around the corner. Below, Arcadia Votes leaders have answered the three big questions coming in via their Q&A sessions on the ArcadiaSocialImpact Instagram account. Q: I heard in some states, like Pennsylvania and North Carolina, they’re accepting mail-in ballots received...

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October 29, 2020

Arcadia University Awarded Grant from The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage Supporting "Sun & Sea (Marina)"

Arcadia Exhibitions is pleased to announce the award of a project grant from The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage for $300,000 (with an additional 20 percent, $60,000, provided in unrestricted general operating support) that will support the presentation of Sun & Sea (Marina) , a...

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October 28, 2020

Arcadia’s LOVE Pilot Program Launches

Over 50 faculty, staff, and students gathered on Oct. 9 to launch the newest Center for Teaching, Learning, and Mentoring (CTLM) project: Living Our Values Experience (LOVE) Pilot Program . The LOVE Pilot Program will serve as a much-needed space for Arcadia students to explore issues of identity...

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October 28, 2020

Be Part of the First Empty Bowl Cookbook

This year, the Arcadia Community and Civic Engagement Center, in conjunction with Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network, will host a unique community building activity in lieu of the traditional in-person annual Empty Bowl Dinner. In support of this year’s virtual Empty Bowl event, we will be...

community service

October 28, 2020

March for Our Lives Speaker, Lopez ’24 Find Passion in Politics

First-year Politics, Government and Law major Alejandro Lopez ‘24 has been following his passion for politics and activism long before he started at Arcadia University. In March 2018, Lopez was a speaker at March for Our Lives in Philadelphia, sharing the stage with Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey...

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October 27, 2020

Arcadia and West Chester University Host Virtual Actuarial Career Fair

Arcadia’s Mathematics and Computer Science Department, in collaboration with the Office of Career Education (OCE), hosted a virtual actuarial career fair with West Chester University on Sept. 18. Available positions with Willis Towers Watson, Penn Mutual Life Insurance, Long Term Care Group (LTCG...

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Video and Images from Across Arcadia

Andrea WallsMarch 26, 2020

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Celebration of Scholarship Event

WerbockNFebruary 28, 2020

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Knight Vision: February 2020


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Global Learners & Leaders Series


Global Learners & Leaders Series

November 3, 2020


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MFA in Creative Writing ONLINE Information Session

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MFA in Creative Writing ONLINE Information Session

November 5, 2020

7:00pm to 8:00pm

450 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038

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First Finaid Friday- All About the FAFSA

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First Finaid Friday- All About the FAFSA

November 6, 2020

4:00pm to 4:30pm

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Nov. 7 Virtual Open House

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Nov. 7 Virtual Open House

November 7, 2020

2:00pm to 4:00pm

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