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Lecture on Militarized Rape, Female Circumcision, and the Limits of Communal Health

Lecture on Militarized Rape, Female Circumcision, and the Limits of Communal Health

Dr. Esther L. Jones, who teaches American, African American, and African diaspora literatures at Clark University in Worcester, Mass., will give a lecture on “Militarized Rape, Female Circumcision, and the […]

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0 commentsOctober 13, 2014 at 4:29 pmEvents

Sept. 24: Arcadia Aims to Figure out Ferguson with Town Hall Discussion

In response to the recent shooting of Michael Brown and the resulting protests and riots, Arcadia University will host a town hall discussion, “Figuring out Ferguson,” on Wednesday, Sept. 24. […]

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0 commentsSeptember 22, 2014 at 4:49 pmEvents

Sept. 20: Panel Discussion at Arcadia on Freedom Summer 1964 Asks: ‘Where Are We Now?’

On Saturday, Sept. 20, a free event featuring community leaders and a Pennsylvania State Representative will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer, the campaign in 1964 to register African-American […]

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0 commentsSeptember 18, 2014 at 10:36 amEvents

The Mercury: Mattiola Supports Ending Discrimination Against LGBT Pennsylvanians

Chantel Mattiola, a graduate of Arcadia University’s International Peace and Conflict Resolution program, spoke outside of the Pottstown Borough Hall on Aug. 7 to show her support for House Bill […]

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0 commentsSeptember 10, 2014 at 3:15 pmAlumni in the News In the News

Sept. 16: A Dialogue on Crime, Community, and Camaraderie

In the wake of recent high profile shootings of unarmed Black men, the Kappa Omega Zeta chapter of the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority is hosting “Hands Up! Don’t Shoot! – […]

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0 commentsAugust 27, 2014 at 11:05 amEvents

Collaboration with Philadelphia Futures Opens Doors for First-gen Students

Collaboration with Philadelphia Futures Opens Doors for First-gen Students

By JENNIFER RETTER ’16 A collaboration between Arcadia University and Philadelphia Futures is, in many ways, a perfect fit. After all, the University throughout its history has enrolled many first-generation students, providing […]

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0 commentsAugust 8, 2014 at 2:45 pmCampus News

April 26: ALANA Dinner Celebrates Arcadia’s Diversity

The Akan word “sankofa” refers to a symbol that depicts a bird grabbing an egg from its back; the message being that in order to obtain the promise of the […]

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0 commentsMarch 17, 2014 at 11:32 amEvents

March 2: Expo Honors Influential Latinos

On March 2, Arcadia’s Latino Association presents its 9th annual Latin Expo from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Commons Great Room. This year’s theme, “Influential Latinos,” celebrates Latinos who […]

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0 commentsFebruary 18, 2014 at 4:06 amEvents

Arcadia Marks Black History Month with Civility in Action Film Series, Civil War Presentation, Read-In

In recognition of Black/African American History Month, the Office of Institutional Diversity presents the Civility in Action Leadership Discussion Series in Film on campus. Later in the month, Dr. James […]

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0 commentsFebruary 10, 2014 at 1:11 pmAnnouncements

Office of Institutional Diversity Celebrates LGBT Month with Film Viewings, Ally Trainings

Arcadia’s Office of Institutional Diversity is sponsoring two events the second week of October in recognition of LGBT History Month. On Monday, Oct. 7, Civility in Leadership Discussion Series in Film will conduct […]

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0 commentsSeptember 20, 2013 at 3:05 pmEvents