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Campus Fashionista: Charlene Grauer

April 21, 2014 11:34 am0 comments
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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. […]

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‘The Compass’ Launch Party Launches Ideas

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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 […]

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SCR Quidditch Cup 2014

April 18, 2014 12:30 pm0 comments
SCR Quidditch Cup 2014

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!

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Knights Abroad- Preview 2014: Global Expo

April 16, 2014 12:30 pm0 comments
Knights Abroad- Preview 2014: Global Expo

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.  

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The Compass is launched!

April 14, 2014 12:30 pm0 comments
The Compass is launched!

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 […]

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Review: ‘fml: how Carson McCullers saved my life’

April 11, 2014 4:00 pm0 comments
Review: ‘fml: how Carson McCullers saved my life’

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 […]

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Knights of Arcadia: Alexis McGinn

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Knights of Arcadia: Alexis McGinn

I love being an ambassador and showing new students Arcadia’s campus. I am also involved as Student Programming Board’s (SPB) variety chair and a member of the  National Society of Leadership Success (NSLS). Lastly, playing sports keeps me happy and busy.

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Campus Fashionista: Pamela Matos

April 10, 2014 12:00 pm0 comments
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Whether it’s a killer shoe or a pair of printed pants, Pamela Matos, a sophomore English/Secondary Education major at Arcadia, isn’t afraid to rock a bold trend on campus. Check out what this week’s fashionista has to say about her chic style! I absolutely love your outfits! Every time I […]

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Knights Abroad- Preview 2014: London

April 9, 2014 12:30 pm1 comment
Knights Abroad- Preview 2014: London

London, England was an amazing and life-changing place to visit. Seeing all of the famous landmarks like Big Ben, the London Eye, Buckingham Palace, and much more took my breath away. I learned what their culture was all about and made some incredible friends along the way. I made memories […]

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Can I Get an Amen?

April 8, 2014 9:00 pm0 comments
Can I Get an Amen?

The strength of a small town was displayed on Sunday, Apr. 7 when the Westboro Baptist Church decided to picket Moore, Oklahoma. The controversial group was able to obtain a permit that allowed them to schedule a thirty minute protest at 2:00 p.m., but the protest didn’t even last ten minutes. […]

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