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March 31: Arcadia University Hosts Social Justice Day Highlighting the Wrongfully Convicted

On Monday, March 31, the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice and the Criminal Justice Society host Social Justice Day, which includes a panel discussion, “Freed But Not Free: The […]

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0 commentsMarch 29, 2014 at 8:09 amCampus News Events

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

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

Film Screening: ‘Not My Life,’ a Documentary about Human and Sex Trafficking, April 3

Film Screening: ‘Not My Life,’ a Documentary about Human and Sex Trafficking, April 3

The Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice will host a film viewing of Not My Life and a panel discussion on human and sex trafficking. The event will be […]

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0 commentsMarch 30, 2013 at 3:36 pmEvents

Pinsky Presents on the Intersection of Jewish Identity and Activism

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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Arcadia University Welcomes Visiting Cuban Scholar

Arcadia University Welcomes Visiting Cuban Scholar

Arcadia University welcomes visiting Cuban scholar Dr. Raúl Rodríguez from the University of Havana to its Glenside campus. Rodríguez is the Deputy Director of the Center for Hemispheric and Cuban-American […]

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0 commentsNovember 5, 2012 at 5:35 pmAnnouncements Events

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

Arcadia University to Host Drs. Cornel West and Molefi Asante, Oct. 25

Arcadia University to Host Drs. Cornel West and Molefi Asante, Oct. 25

Arcadia University hosts a panel discussion with Dr. Cornel West, a prominent and provocative democratic intellectual, and Dr. Molefi Asante, an African-American scholar, historian, and philosopher, on Thursday, Oct. 25, at 6:30 p.m. in […]

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0 commentsOctober 21, 2012 at 10:00 amEvents

Inside-Out Program Explores Social Justice Through Yogic Path

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

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

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 pmFaculty in the News In the News