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Father of Trayvon Martin Speaks to 300 for Letters to Trayvon Event

Father of Trayvon Martin Speaks to 300 for Letters to Trayvon Event

Days after the third anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death, Martin’s father, Tracy, visited Arcadia University for “Letters to Trayvon: A Celebration of Black Men and Boys,” on Feb. 28 in […]

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0 commentsMarch 10, 2015 at 4:56 pmCampus News

Tracy Martin, Father of Trayvon, to Visit Arcadia for ‘Letters to Trayvon’ Event

On Saturday, Feb. 28, Arcadia University is hosting “Letters to Trayvon: A Celebration of Black Men and Boys,” an event featuring Tracy Martin that celebrates the life of Trayvon. Columnist […]

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0 commentsFebruary 19, 2015 at 10:24 amAnnouncements

Jasmine Henderson ’15: ‘Crossing the Age Divide’ through Shakespeare with Seniors

Transfer-turned-Honors student Jasmine Henderson ’15 is excited to participate in her first service learning experience, a course called Shakespeare with Seniors, which will fulfill Arcadia’s Undergraduate Curriculum requirement for a […]

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0 commentsOctober 3, 2014 at 12:19 pmCampus News

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

Video: Noakes and Dwyer Discuss Snowden, Surveillance, and National Security

By JEN RETTER ’16 In June, The Guardian and The Washington Post published proof of top-secret surveillance programs operated by the National Security Agency (NSA), the largest intelligence agency in […]

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0 commentsJuly 22, 2013 at 10:53 amScholarly & Creative

Pinsky Presents on the Intersection of Jewish Identity and Activism

Dr. Dina Pinsky, Professor of Sociology, gave a presentation on the intersection of Jewish identity and activism at the Dorshei Derekh of Germantown Jewish Center on Nov. 27. The talk was based […]

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0 commentsNovember 28, 2012 at 3:24 pmIn the News Scholarly & Creative

Arcadia University Faculty Present ‘The Hidden Other: Immigrants in Higher Education’ at AAC&U Conference

Arcadia University Faculty Drs. Hilary Dick, Ana Maria Garcia and Jeffrey Shultz presented “The Hidden Other: Immigrants in Higher Education” at the Modeling Equity, Engaging Difference: New Frameworks for Diversity and Learning conference in Baltimore, Md., […]

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0 commentsOctober 22, 2012 at 4:09 pmScholarly & Creative

Inside-Out Program Explores Social Justice Through Yogic Path

What happens when you put a dozen students in a room with a dozen incarcerated individuals to practice yoga? It’s up to Arcadians to find out. “Living Your Yoga” is […]

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0 commentsAugust 29, 2012 at 11:00 amCampus News

Johnston Presents at National Conference of the Prisoner Visitation and Support Organization

Dr. Norman Johnston, Emeritus Professor of Sociology, made a presentation on a panel at the national conference of the Prisoner Visitation and Support organization in July at the Sugarloaf Conference […]

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0 commentsAugust 3, 2012 at 1:39 pmScholarly & Creative

PHL17: Loury Speaks on Collaborative Efforts with Saving Our Boys

Dr. Doreen Loury, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Director of Act 101 and Executive Director and Founder of the Black Male Development Symposium (BMDS), appeared in PHL17’s Eye Opener Philly on July 17. The clip features […]

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0 commentsJuly 31, 2012 at 12:31 pmIn the News