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Paul Dempsey

Paul is responsible for the college website and other online marketing and communications efforts, including emails and digital signage.


Web Director


Before coming to Ursinus College in 2011, Paul was director of electronic communication at Dickinson College for 12 years. He has been developing web and internet services since 1994 and has made presentations on digital communications at a number of professional conferences. These include J. Boye, edUi, CASE, CUPRAP, EDUCAUSE, HighEdWebDev, MSACROA, and AACRAO, on topics such as email campaigns for mobile devices, web site redesign, implementing content management systems, web form design, moving from print to electronic publications and using Google maps.


  • B.A., George Washington University
  • M.A., Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

Twitter Posts

  • Twitter profile imageWebDemp [January 10, 2018 at 2:11 pm] Can a code of ethics for college admissions officers constitute a violation of antitrust law? The Trump/Sessions Ju…
  • Twitter profile imageWebDemp [January 6, 2018 at 3:58 pm] @jasonpontius @TexasTribAbby @lcmoser Can it have anything to do with gerrymandering and voter suppression???
  • Twitter profile imageWebDemp [January 5, 2018 at 7:28 pm] On #NationalBirdDay I received a visit from this group of starlings. It was so cold and windy today that they were…
  • Twitter profile imageWebDemp [December 18, 2017 at 7:47 pm] Large images in emails can have an impact, but you still need to pay attention to usability (typography, text contr…
  • Twitter profile imageWebDemp [December 14, 2017 at 6:31 pm] Advances in retargeting and IP targeting can unexpectedly expose Christmas shopping activity.
  • Twitter profile imageWebDemp [November 14, 2017 at 1:25 pm] Doesn’t it seem that an awful lot of news stories these days start out, “Another woman has come forward…” ?