Ursinus in the News

  • November 12, 2018

    Conservatives trust conservative media. Here’s why.

    Tony Nadler, an associate professor of media and communication studies, published an article on conservative media in the Columbia Journalism Review.

  • November 2, 2018

    Chester County teen who had brain surgery as child studying neuroscience to help others

    When she was 9 years old, Renee Butler ’21 had surgery at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to remove a arteriovenous malformation (AVM) in her brain, which caused a stroke. It inspired her to study neuroscience at Ursinus. Her story appeared on Fox29 and the interview took place in the Innovation and Discovery Center. 

  • November 1, 2018

    Ursinus dedicates new $29 million science center

    A story about the dedication of the Innovation and Discovery Center appeared in the Pottstown Mercury.

  • October 15, 2018

    Asking Essential Questions at Ursinus

    An article in Inside Higher Ed focuses on how the college is doubling down on its liberal arts mission with the four core questions: What should matter to me? How should we live together? How can we understand the world? And what will I do?

  • September 20, 2018

    How will Brexit shape conflict resolution between the UK and other European countries?

    The London School of Economics published a blog post by Johannes Karreth, an assistant professor of politics and international relations at Ursinus, to its Brexit blog. 

  • August 30, 2018

    Ursinus College to debut new ‘front door’ to campus in 2019

    A story about the new Ursinus Commons appeared online in The Mercury.

  • August 30, 2018

    Ursinus adds building to its campus

    The Philadelphia Business Journal reported on the construction of the new Commons in an online article. (Note: A subscription is required to view the story). 

  • August 30, 2018

    Ursinus College announces new scholarship program

    A story about the new Abele Foundation Scholars Award appeared in The Phoenix Reporter & Item.

  • July 27, 2018

    Why the ‘Full House’ house calls to its fans (and annoys rich neighbors)

    Alice Leppert, an assistant professor of media and communication studies, is quoted in a San Francisco Chronicle article about why the Full House TV sitcom home attracts tourists.

  • July 23, 2018

    Tow Center announces new research fellows in digital journalism

    Tony Nadler, an assistant professor of media and communications studies, appears in a story announcing the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia Journalism School’s new cohort of Knight News Innovation Fellows.