Archive for June, 2013

Newser: Turco Comments on Stadium Costs ahead of World Cup in Brazil

In Paul Newberry’s column, “Protests in Brazil should send us all into the streets over outrageous stadium costs,” Arcadia University’s Dr. Douglas Turco commented on the excessive expenditures. “When people offer […]

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0 commentsJune 28, 2013 at 9:19 amFaculty in the News In the News

Newsitem.com: Besser ’15 Awarded the Provost’s Prize

As she prepared for her upcoming study abroad experience at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia, Amy Besser ’15 was awarded the Provost’s Prize, given to the Arcadia University […]

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Civil War Expert Paradis to Speak at 150th Gettysburg Reenactment

Dr. James M. Paradis, adjunct professor of history and author of African Americans and the Gettysburg Campaign, will speak at the 150th Reenactment of the Battle of Gettysburg in Gettysburg, Pa., on […]

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0 commentsJune 27, 2013 at 5:12 pmFaculty in the News In the News

USA TODAY College: Dumlao ’15 Teaches Internship Etiquette through ‘Mad Men’

If you’ve had trouble deciphering right from wrong at your internship, you might benefit from watching the televisions series Mad Men. Frances Dumlao ’15, a Global Media major with a concentration […]

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National Report Recognizes Arcadia’s Teacher Preparation Programs

National Report Recognizes Arcadia’s Teacher Preparation Programs

In a report released earlier this week, the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) recognized Arcadia University’s teacher preparation programs. Of 1,200 elementary and secondary education programs evaluated, the School […]

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0 commentsJune 27, 2013 at 12:00 pmArcadia in the News In the News

Master of Public Health Program at Arcadia Receives National Accreditation

Master of Public Health Program at Arcadia Receives National Accreditation

The Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) program at Arcadia University has earned accreditation from the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) for a five-year term, beginning  July 1, 2013. Arcadia’s […]

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0 commentsJune 26, 2013 at 2:33 pmAnnouncements

Video: Physician Assistant Students Deliver Much-Needed Medical Care in Panama

Video: Physician Assistant Students Deliver Much-Needed Medical Care in Panama

In May, a joint-effort between Arcadia University’s Physician Assistant program and the local community provided 305 Panamanians with much-needed treatment for infectious diseases, diabetes, and other ailments via a mobile […]

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0 commentsJune 26, 2013 at 11:17 amCampus News Study Abroad

Justice Studies Conference at Arcadia Focuses on Community Building and Restoration

Justice Studies Conference at Arcadia Focuses on Community Building and Restoration

From May 30 to June 1, Arcadia hosted the Justice Studies Association (JSA) conference, an event focusing on building, restoring, and teaching communities. The conference included a panel discussion about the Inside-Out […]

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0 commentsJune 26, 2013 at 11:15 amCampus News

Torchia Pens Foreword for Book on Francis Cape’s ‘Utopian Benches’

Torchia Pens Foreword for Book on Francis Cape’s ‘Utopian Benches’

We Sit Together, a new release by Princeton Architectural Press, documents Utopian Benches, a project by sculptor Francis Cape first presented at Arcadia University Art Gallery in 2011. The publication […]

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0 commentsJune 26, 2013 at 10:46 amScholarly & Creative

Students Travel to Italy to See Art They Had Studied

Students Travel to Italy to See Art They Had Studied

After a semester of learning about Baroque art in Dr. Jill Pederson’s art history course, 13 students traveled to Rome in May for a first-hand glimpse of the culture and […]

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0 commentsJune 25, 2013 at 11:24 amStudy Abroad