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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. 

  • September 6, 2017

    Ursinus Jewish Star Exhibit a Portrait of Life Then and Now

    The Jewish Exponent highlighted Scene/Unseen, a campus-wide public photo exhibition, in a feature story published in print and online. 

  • September 6, 2017

    Fall’s 13 must-see art exhibits - both indoors and outside

    The Philadelphia Inquirer included Real Estate, a new exhibition at the Berman Museum of Art, in its fall arts preview. 

  • August 30, 2017

    Is It Time To Ditch The Autism Puzzle Piece?

    A paper co-authored by Jennifer Stevenson, an assistant professor of psychology, was cited in an article on Disability Scoop, the nation’s largest news organization devoted to covering developmental disabilities.

  • August 30, 2017

    Ursinus professor discusses book on New Books Network podcast

    New Books Network’s “New Books in Sound Studies” podcast channel published an author-interview podcast featuring Jennifer Fleeger, an associate professor of media and communication studies and film studies coordinator, about her book, Mismatched Women: The Siren’s Song Through the Machine.

  • August 30, 2017

    Move-in day begins for Ursinus College class of 2021

    A photo gallery appeared in an online Pottstown Mercury photo gallery featuring first-year Ursinus students moving into their residence halls.