Ursinus in the News

  • July 26, 2017

    Listen Up

    When two college presidents with multiple similarities and differences sat down to talk, one thing became clear: what matters most is the experience of listening across those differences.

  • July 11, 2017

    Public Intellectuals vs. Thought Leaders

    In a book review for Inside Higher Ed, professor of politics Jonathan Marks explores the different attributes of thought leaders and public intellectuals. Marks was reviewing The Ideas Industry by Daniel Drezner.

  • June 28, 2017

    Professor Comments on Free Speech Controversy

    Jonathan Marks, professor of politics, recently published a commentary in The Chronicle of Higher Education. Marks weighed in on the controversy over an adjunct faculty member at Essex County College who was fired following remarks she made on Fox News.

  • May 1, 2017

    A new push to keep students at Ursinus

    A front-page news story in The Philadelphia Inquirer featured the new Ursinus Institute for Student Success. Included are interviews with President Brock Blomberg, Assistant Dean of Students Missy Bryant, Vice President and Dean of Enrollment Management Dave Tobias, and several students. 

  • April 25, 2017

    Carter Usowski Savoring Time On Diamond For Ursinus

    An interview with Ursinus baseball standout Carter Usowski ’19 aired on KYW-AM and appeared online. 

  • April 20, 2017

    Ursinus’ Corey Kelly Shares Inspiring Off-Field Battle

    A story about Ursinus College football and lacrosse player Corey Kelly’s battle with a rare condition aired on WPVI-TV (6ABC) and included interviews with Kelly and men’s lacrosse coach Jamie Steele.

  • March 31, 2017

    Northampton resident, Ursinus College student wins fellowship to pursue doctorate

    An article featuring Jenna Pellegrino ’17, who earned an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, appeared in the Bucks County Courier Times. Subscription required.

  • March 30, 2017

    Ursinus College hosts Holocaust survivor, liberator at remembrance program

    A story about a Holocaust remembrance program hosted by Ursinus College appeared in the Pottstown Mercury

  • March 10, 2017

    Ursinus College is building a new science facility on campus

    An article about the Innovation and Discovery Center appeared in the Philadelphia Business Journal. Subscription required.

  • March 8, 2017

    Ursinus College hosts Montgomery County Science Research Competition

    Nearly 500 middle and high school students participated in the 60th Montgomery County Science Research Competition at Ursinus.