About 55% of the Scottish people who voted in the Sept. 18 referendum for Scottish independence voted against it. However, in the United States, images of “Vote Yes” signs and pro-independence rallies dominated the news media leading up to the vote. My American classmates all seemed to really buy into […]
By: Kevin McCann On Sept. 8, TMZ released a graphic video of NFL running back Ray Rice striking his then-fiancée in a New Jersey casino...
On Aug. 9, 18-year old Mike Brown was fatally shot in Ferguson, MO by Officer Darren Wilson of the Ferguson Police Department. Brown’s...
In response to startling statistics concerning the prevalence of sexual assaults against college-aged women, the White House has launched...
On Aug. 9, 18-year old Mike Brown was fatally shot in Ferguson, MO by Officer Darren Wilson of the...
By: Matt Dettra Amanda Schippers, soon-to-be-graduate of Arcadia University, sat on the edge of...
By: Francesca Mayr On Wednesday, Apr. 2, The Compass, Arcadia’s scholarly journal, officially...
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I can’t lie, for most of the last year, I’ve hated school. That’s probably not an uncommon sentiment, especially at this time of year with stress from finals at a peak. But I’m not talking about the hate that subsides once the hard assignments are over. I mean hate as […]Read more ›
By: Matt Dettra Amanda Schippers, soon-to-be-graduate of Arcadia University, sat on the edge of the water feature on campus, letting the sun beat down on her. “I love it out here,” she said. “Especially in the spring time. There’s so much color.” She smiles and turns. “I was almost positive […]Read more ›
By: Laura Leeds I don’t own a smartphone. The camera on my phone is from 2009, and I’m lucky that it’s even capable of taking photos. Before you gasp in horror, I will say that I’m not your typical 20-year-old college coed. I’m a part-time adult student with a full-time […]Read more ›
Byron McDaniels and Owen Hale are LARPing , or live action role playing, on Haber Green during Spring Fling. LARPing has recently become a common activity on campus. According to Byron, “It is a great way to relieve stress, and it’s a lot of fun…especially when there’s is a castle on […]Read more ›
By: Sierra Altland Charlene Grauer, a junior Cultural Anthropology major and Spanish minor at Arcadia University, brings a diverse, free-flowing flair of patterns and textures to her fashion aura. Her Zen, care-free, calm nature shines through her style with the same fluidity and smoothness as she carries herself around campus. […]Read more ›
By: Francesca Mayr On Wednesday, Apr. 2, The Compass, Arcadia’s scholarly journal, officially launched after over a year of preparation by students and faculty. The Compass is a peer-reviewed, student-directed, online forum for undergraduate academic work, absorbed by the Honors Program in 2012. With the leadership of Honors Program Co-Director […]Read more ›
Sponsored by the Society of Castle Restoration, this years Quidditch Cup 2014 took place on Sunday, April 6. Teams present included the Hufflepuffs, the Dueling Dragons, and the Flying Phoenixes, with the cup going to the The Murdering Marauders! Congratulations to everyone!Read more ›
Just last week, our very own world travelers shared their experiences with the Arcadia community at the Global Expo, celebrating the 21st Preview. First year and transfer students had the opportunity to travel to Rome, London, South Korea, Ireland, and Costa Rica, just to name a few.Read more ›
A few weeks ago, the Compass, Arcadia’s scholarly journal was launched! The event was a success, with attendance by the Provost, several professors, as well as past and future editors. The Compass features the scholarly work of Arcadian students as well as students from the neighboring Rutgers University. Be sure […]Read more ›
Last Spring, Kathryn Petersen’s Theater for Young Audiences class came across a theatrical adaptation of Carson McCullers’ famous novel The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, commissioned by Steppenwolfe Theater in Chicago. Around the same time that the play was commissioned, Rutgers University student Tyler Clementi committed suicide after being outed and […]Read more ›