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Symposium at Arcadia University to Address Challenges Facing Black Males

The ninth annual Intergenerational Black Male Development Symposium on Saturday, May 9 at Arcadia University will discuss strategies for resolving the challenges facing younger and older generations of black males. […]

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0 commentsMay 8, 2015 at 2:45 pmEvents

ALANA and International Student Recognition Ceremony Celebrates Graduates

ALANA and International Student Recognition Ceremony Celebrates Graduates

Thirty-eight students participated in Saturday’s annual ALANA and International Student Recognition Ceremony, which celebrates undergraduate and graduate students of African, Latino, Asian, and Native American descent as well as those […]

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0 commentsMay 5, 2015 at 11:27 amCampus News

Award-winning Poet Jericho Brown to Read at Arcadia University

Award-winning Poet Jericho Brown to Read at Arcadia University

Award-winning poet Jericho Brown will read from his recent collection of poetry The New Testament, one of Library Journal’s  best books of the year and an NAACP Image Award nominee for Outstanding Literary Work—Poetry, at […]

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0 commentsJanuary 27, 2015 at 10:43 amEvents

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

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

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

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