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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, at Arcadia University on Feb. 11. The event is free and open […]

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0 commentsJanuary 9, 2015 at 10:43 amAnnouncements

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

Rep. Fattah, Others Stress Importance of College Access at Conference at Arcadia

Rep. Fattah, Others Stress Importance of College Access at Conference at Arcadia

U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.), community activists, educators, and parents gathered at Arcadia University Aug. 19-20 for a Philadelphia College Prep Roundtable (PCPR) conference to discuss how to meet the […]

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0 commentsAugust 27, 2013 at 3:49 pmCampus News

The Philadelphia Tribune: Arcadia Offers Three Scholarships to Students from Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church

Traditionally, Arcadia University sponsors a scholarship that’s awarded to one member of the Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church. This year, however, three students received $20,000 from Arcadia for their freshman year […]

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0 commentsJuly 22, 2013 at 12:31 pmIn the News