News

  • #Giving2UCday coincides every year with Giving Tuesday.
    December 12, 2017
    #Giving2UCday sets record with 1,611 donors in 24 hours.
  • Students shared their projects with the campus community during the official Bears Make History project launch.
    December 8, 2017
    In its second year, the groundbreaking, interdisciplinary Bears Make History class introduced a new group of students to the history of Ursinus, culminating in an official project launch on Dec. 8.
  • Emily Herman '10, Rachel Brown '15, Matt Whitman '10 and Latifah Waddy '12 spoke to Ursinus students about careers in comm...
    December 8, 2017
    The panel explored the communications professional field, the importance of making connections in the media world, and the benefits of graduating from Ursinus.
  • Faculty and staff shared personal experiences during "Stories of Pride."
    December 7, 2017
    The Rainbow Resource Center and Gender Sexuality Alliance invited LGBTQ+ faculty and staff members to share their coming out stories with the community.
  • Arthur Robinson '17 stared his play "Argos Burning" as a Summer Fellows project.
    December 4, 2017
    Breakaway Student Productions presents Argos Burning, by Arthur Robinson ’17, Dec. 7 to 9 in the Black Box Studio Theater.
  • The Pancoast Lecture Series is funded by Ray Hamilton ’57 and takes its name from Sieber Pancoast ’37.
    November 20, 2017

    Noted political commentators Noah Rothman and Damon Linker participated in Ursinus’s Pancoast Lecture series.

  • Jailene Rodriguez ’21 with Dave Tobias, vice president and dean of enrollment management.
    November 15, 2017
    Economic inequality on some college campuses is an escalating issue, but Ursinus College is bucking the trend.
  • Serving the Underserved UC Magazine article Fall 2017
    November 14, 2017

    Several alumni are working to deliver healthcare to underserved populations in the U.S. and abroad.

  • Rich Wallace, professor of environmental studies.
    November 14, 2017
    Fall CSCG speaker series concludes with talk on the future of GMOs.
  • Students review Bears Make History projects during a special presentation in the fall 2016 semester.
    November 13, 2017
    Students are digitizing Ursinus’s past in the second year of the popular Bears Make History course.

Ursinus in the News

  • November 21, 2017

    Colleges combat food waste through innovation, dedicated buy-in

    Kate Keppen, director of sustainability, was quoted in an educationdive.com article about Ursinus’s efforts to reduce food waste. 

  • November 20, 2017

    Heart disease kills firefighters. This one is also a scientist, and she is fighting back.

    Deborah Feairheller, director of the Ursinus HEART Lab and an assistant professor of health and exercise physiology, is featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer story profiling her research on firefighters and blood pressure. 

  • October 27, 2017

    Ursinus sociologist appears on late night talk show

    Margee Kerr, a lecturer in sociology, appeared on Full Frontal with Samantha Bee during a segment on the late night news satire program. Kerr’s research focuses on fear. 

  • October 17, 2017

    Fenty Beauty, Dove and colorism in the cosmetics industry

    Jasmine Harris, an assistant professor of sociology, appeared on Minnesota Public Radio and was interviewed about colorism in the cosmetics industry. 

  • September 30, 2017

    Ursinus Bears Savoring 3-0 Start

    A story about the Ursinus football team aired on KYW-AM and was published online and included interviews with players Thomas Garlick and Stacey Gardner. 

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