Ursinus in the News

  • March 7, 2018

    Philly Disability Day of Mourning a step toward honoring those killed by caregivers

    Jennifer Stevenson, an assistant professor of psychology, was quoted in a story on for organizing a vigil for the nationwide Disability Day of Mourning. 

  • February 9, 2018

    Ursinus College and Villanova University join forces to offer nursing degree option

    An article in The Times Herald details Ursinus’s new affiliation agreement with Villanova University’s M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing.

  • February 9, 2018

    Area Disabilities Expert Bound For Super Bowl LII

    A story about Shammah Bermudez, director of disability services, appeared in The Sanatoga Post detailing his involvement with the access team at the Super Bowl.

  • January 12, 2018

    Dream Drives: Quiet Beauty At Berman Museum Of Art

    The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art was featured in the CBS-3 morning news segment “Dream Drives.” Charlie Stainback, Berman Museum director, was interviewed. 

  • January 8, 2018

    Zach Quattro The ‘Ultimate Shot Maker’ For Ursinus

    The men’s basketball team and Zach Quattro ’18 were featured in a story that aired on KYW-AM and appears online. 

  • January 8, 2018

    Artists cast a cool eye on the places we make

    A review of Real Estate: Dwelling in Contemporary Art, an exhibition at the Berman Museum, appeared on and in The Philadelphia Inquirer.

  • December 20, 2017

    How Hate Groups are Hijacking Medieval Symbols While Ignoring the Facts Behind Them

    Susanna A. Throop, an associate professor of history, was interviewed for a article on the usage of medieval iconography among modern hate groups. 

  • November 21, 2017

    Colleges combat food waste through innovation, dedicated buy-in

    Kate Keppen, director of sustainability, was quoted in an 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.