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University Seminar Seeks ‘Coming Out’ Stories for Panel

In spring 2015, adjunct professors of English Laura Fitzwater and Ellen Murphey will teach Coming Out: Claiming Our True Identity, a University Seminar in which students explore various “coming out” […]

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0 commentsDecember 2, 2014 at 2:52 pmEvents

Loury Speaks at Philadelphia’s My Brother’s Keeper Summit

Loury Speaks at Philadelphia’s My Brother’s Keeper Summit

Dr. Doreen Loury (left) with Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter and Stephen Tyson ’13M at the My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) Initiative Summit, hosted at Philadelphia’s Mastery Charter School-Shoemaker Campus on Wednesday, […]

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0 commentsNovember 25, 2014 at 10:05 amIn the News

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 pmIn 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