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Ursinus in the News

  • June 27, 2019

    Ursinus, USciences sign affiliation agreement

    A story about a new agreement that allows Ursinus students to pursue their master’s degree at USciences appeared in print and online in the Pottstown Mercury.

  • June 26, 2019

    Guest Column: College lessons for grads, dads and college presidents

    A letter penned by Ursinus President Brock Blomberg to his daughter, who graduated college in May 2019, was published in the Delaware County Daily Times.

  • June 18, 2019

    Ursinus College’s entrepreneur in residence receives 2019 Leavey Award

    Montco.Today ran a story about Maureen Cumpstone ’79, who earned a 2019 Leavey Award for Excellence in Private Enterprise Education for her work with the U-Image Center for Integrative and Entrepreneurial Studies.

  • June 18, 2019

    Kevin Small - At Home In Collegeville

    Ursinus head basketball coach Kevin Small appeared on an episode of “1-on-1 with Matt Leon,” a KYW-AM podcast.  

  • May 31, 2019

    Employers expect to hire more 2019 college grads

    Sharon Hansen, director of career and post-graduate development, was quoted in a story in the Pottstown Mercury about the job market for 2019 college graduates.

  • May 9, 2019

    Men’s Lax goalie, Nick Kirk is #7 on ESPN’s SportsCenter’s plays of the day

    Nick Kirk’s impossible diving stop during the men’s lacrosse game made SportsCenter’s Top 10 plays of the day on Wednesday May 8th show.

  • May 1, 2019

    Celebrating May Day: Trade unions as schools of democracy

    “Africa is a Country,” a highly influential blog that is well-respected among scholars of African politics/studies, posted an article that cites a recently published piece by Ann Karreth, an assistant professor of politics, titled “Schools of Democracy: How Trade Union Membership Impacts Political Participation in Africa’s Emerging Democracies.”

  • April 30, 2019

    Twitter users younger, more educated and more likely democrat, according to study

    Tony Nadler, an associate professor of media and communication studies, was interviewed by KPCC-FM, an NPR affiliate in Los Angeles, in a segment about Twitter users. 

  • April 28, 2019

    Flashpoint: Flyers mute Kate Smith

    Jennifer Fleeger, an associate professor of media and communications studies, commented on the controversy surrounding singer Kate Smith on KYW-AM’s Flashpoint talk news program.

  • April 19, 2019

    The Future of Gen Ed

    Mark Schneider, vice president of academic affairs and dean of the college, talked about the Ursinus Quest core curriculum during a TED-style talk sponsored by Inside Higher Ed in Washington, D.C. This article highlights the event.