National Higher Ed Leader Will Speak at Commencement

Carol Geary Schneider

Ursinus College will award degrees to 460 undergraduate students at its 139th Commencement ceremony on Friday, May 11, at 10 a.m. on the front lawn of the campus.The main speaker for Commencement will be Carol Geary Schneider, President of the Association of American Colleges and Universities. Read More»

Thomas Field to be Named April 28 in honor of Coach T

In appreciation for his many years of service, his winning record on the baseball field and his mentoring countless players, Ursinus will name its baseball field in honor of Brian Thomas on April 28 (rain date, April 29) between a baseball double header. Read More»

Spanish Lecturer awarded OPI certification

Giovanna Steyaert, Visiting Lecturer in Modern Languages, was awarded a Certification as an Oral Proficiency Tester in Spanish by the American Council for the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL). Read More»

Student Art Exhibition Award Winners

Student artist Kyla Wind

The Student Exhibition 2012 at the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art opened April 18, with an award ceremony in the Main Gallery, and an afterparty in the Ritter Art Studio Gallery. View the list of award winners. Read More»

Sophomore Gymnast Crowned National Champion

After Monica Durham raised her hands in the air to cap her successful vault at the 2012 National Collegiate Gymnastics Championships in Brockport, N.Y. this past March, she knew it was good. She just didn’t know how good it was. Read More»

WABC-NY highlights former student’s organ donation

WABC News in New York has highlighted a tragic death of a former Ursinus student to offer an educaitonal series about organ donors. The story of Daniel K. Glover, who died Jan. 30 and donated his liver to help a former Bergenfield N.J. baseball  coach, is featured on Part 2 of the series. Glover, a member of the Ursinus wrestling team, died of injuries sustained in a car accident, on the way to a funeral of Ursinus graduate Jordan Baumeister, who died from illness.  The WABC series, which features Glover’s dad in an Ursinus sweatshirt, is here in Part 2.