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Through Grant, Lessard to Lead Study on Impact of Alternate Payment Options for Medical Bills

In August, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation awarded a $150,000 grant to Arcadia University to study the impact of participation in CarePayment, a national patient financial engagement company that allows individuals […]

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0 commentsDecember 18, 2014 at 9:14 amScholarly & Creative

Skilton-Sylvester Conducts Workshops in Poland

Skilton-Sylvester Conducts Workshops in Poland

Dr. Ellen Skilton-Sylvester, Rosemary and Walter Blankley Endowed Chair in Education, conducted two workshops at the School of Education of the University of Lower Silesia in Wroclaw, Poland, with two colleagues from […]

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0 commentsDecember 11, 2014 at 2:42 pmScholarly & Creative

Students Present Research at SEPCHE Session; Schoff ’15 Discovers, Names Bacterial Virus

Students Present Research at SEPCHE Session; Schoff ’15 Discovers, Names Bacterial Virus

Earlier this semester, five Arcadia students presented research at the SEPCHE (Southeastern Pennsylvania Consortium for Higher Education) Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session at Gwynedd Mercy University. One student, Courtney Schoff […]

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0 commentsDecember 10, 2014 at 3:47 pmCampus News Scholarly & Creative

Widestrom’s New Book, ‘Displacing Democracy,’ to Be Released Dec. 12

On Dec. 12, Displacing Democracy: Economic Segregation in America, a new book by Dr. Amy Widestrom, assistant professor of political science, will be released by the University of Pennsylvania Press. […]

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0 commentsDecember 8, 2014 at 5:34 pmCampus News Scholarly & Creative

Art and Design Professors Turn Awbury Arboretum into Living Art Gallery

Art and Design Professors Turn Awbury Arboretum into Living Art Gallery

Two art and design professors are turning Philadelphia’s Awbury Arboretum into a living art gallery. Associate Professor of Art and Design Carole Loeffler and Adjunct Professor of Art and Design […]

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0 commentsDecember 4, 2014 at 5:25 pmCampus News Scholarly & Creative

London Faculty Member Wins Prestigious Literary Award

London Faculty Member Wins Prestigious Literary Award

Dr. Laurence Scott, a longstanding member of Arcadia University’s core faculty in London, has received the prestigious Royal Society of Literature Jerwood Award for 2014. Scott was awarded first prize […]

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0 commentsDecember 4, 2014 at 4:05 pmIn the News Scholarly & Creative

Rosoff Presents Research in UK on Transnational Gendered Identity

Rosoff Presents Research in UK on Transnational Gendered Identity

Dr. Nancy G. Rosoff, dean of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies, presented research on the construction of transnational female identity in teenage girl fiction from the early to mid-1900s. In July, […]

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0 commentsDecember 4, 2014 at 10:31 amScholarly & Creative

Van Horne Presents at the American Society of Criminology in San Francisco

Van Horne Presents at the American Society of Criminology in San Francisco

Dr. Sheryl Van Horne, assistant professor of criminal justice, presented a paper titled “When Parents Kill: Examining Filicides in the U.S.” at the American Society of Criminology in San Francisco […]

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0 commentsDecember 3, 2014 at 10:29 amScholarly & Creative

AGS Students, Alumna Publish 3 of 4 Articles in Nov. Journal of Political Studies

A student in and an alumna of the Master of Arts in International Relations and Diplomacy program at the American Graduate School (AGS) in Paris were published in the Nov. […]

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0 commentsDecember 2, 2014 at 3:57 pmScholarly & Creative Study Abroad

Eaton Serves as Panelist for UNCF Conference, Presents at Spain Conference

  Dr. Kalenda Eaton, associate professor of English and director of Global Learning, was an invited panelist at the 2014 UNCF/Mellon Programs conference in Atlanta, Ga. The conference focused on […]

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0 commentsNovember 26, 2014 at 10:53 amScholarly & Creative