Follow Us on Instagram @UrsinusCollege

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Faculty, staff, students, alumni—heck, everyone—can now follow Ursinus College on Instagram @UrsinusCollege. Last week’s launch featured a selfie of Zack (OK, he had a little help), and there’s also a short video of the colorful changing lights atop Pfahler Hall. Read More»


Sister School: 42 Years Welcoming TGU Students

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Thirteen visitors from Ursinus sister School Tohoku Gakuin University of Sendai, Japan, are learning about American culture in classes on ethics, international relations, African American history, photography, water quality in Pennsylvania streams, and Philadelphia history. Read More»


Restaurant Week on CEDC Menu

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The Collegeville Economic Development Corp. (CEDC) has organized Collegeville’s First Restaurant Week Aug. 11 through 17, to support the hardworking chefs and wait staffs of the area’s independent restaurants. Read More»


Using Math to Combat Pests in Agriculture

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Cara Sulyok 2015 didn’t love math as a middle school student. But one of her teachers saw Sulyok’s potential, applied innovative teaching techniques to spark her interest, and soon math was a passion. Now a rising senior, Sulyok wrestles with complex mathematical methods including, non-linear systems of differential equations, scramble competition approaches, sensitivity analysis, Pontryagin’s Maximum Principle, computer simulations, and optimal control theory (OCT). Read More»


Chinese Universities Host Author Carlin Romano

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Ursinus Professor of Philosophy and Humanities Carlin Romano, near the end of his semester as Distinguished Visiting Scholar at the Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies at Peking University, recently delivered lectures at Nanjing University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University and the University of Kyoto in Japan. Read More»


Lazy Days of Summer Celebrates Sleep Exhibit

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The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art hosts a Lazy Days of Summer Party Thursday, July 24, from 4 to 7 p.m. The community gathering, with music, snacks and beverages on the Museum lawn, celebrates the current exhibition, Sleep, and its artist, Michael Putnam. Read More»


Examining Water Quality in Ocean City Lagoons

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The lagoons of Ocean City, N.J., surround waterfront homes where families enjoy spending time in – and on – the water.  Summer fellow Michael Gasbarro is studying the man-made lagoons with a focus on water quality and bacterial levels. Read More»