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Ursinus in the News

  • 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. 

  • July 23, 2018

    Several Colleges Already Teach the ‘Big Questions of Life’

    An op-ed that appeared in The Chronicle of Higher Education referenced Ursinus’s Common Intellectual Experience and the four questions of the core curriculum.

  • June 29, 2018

    Letting General Education Lead the Way: A Case Study from Ursinus College’s New Core Curriculum

    Mark Schneider, vice president of academic affairs and dean of the college, penned an op-ed about the core curriculum that was published in The ACAD Leader, the newsletter of the American Conference of Academic Deans.

  • March 26, 2018

    Listening is not enough: Mistrust and local news in urban and suburban Philly

    Tony Nadler, an assistant professor of media and communication studies, published a report on trust and mistrust in news in the Philly metro area in the Columbia Journalism Review.

  • March 21, 2018

    Facebook and Google Must Ban Ads from Dark Money Groups

    Tony Nadler, an assistant professor of media and communication studies, published an op-ed in Wired calling on Facebook, Google and other digital companies to ban dark money political groups from their platforms.