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.