Environmental Studies Students Benefit from Grant

Hunsberger Woods

Ursinus Environmental Studies students will be rooting a few hundred tree and shrub plantings in upland areas of Hunsberger Woods, an opportunity which allows students to provide stewardship of the tract and demonstrate an overall commitment to watershed health in the Perkiomen. Read More»


Black Enterprise Features Peay’s Work

Alumnus Alex Peay 2009, is featured in Black Enterprise Magazine for his work with Rising Sons, Inc., in Philadelphia. The non-profit organization’s mission is to empower underprivileged youth through personal and professional development while building their communities through service, reversing the negative trends of the urban communities.


Career Fair a Success

The 2013 Ursinus College Job, Internship and Networking Fair was a huge success. Over 100 employers offered students an opportunity to investigate internships and job opportunities in the Philadelphia region. Read More»


Mock Trial Team Wins Highest Team Spirit Honor

The Ursinus College Intercollegiate Mock Trial team received the highest award bestowed by the American Mock Trial Association (AMTA), The Spirit of the AMTA award, at the conclusion of the regional competition in the Lancaster County Courthouse Feb.  16-17. Read More»


Students Study Bioremediation for Cleaner Wetlands

Environmental Chemistry students traveled with Professor Tina Ross to a Superfund site in New Castle County Delaware this Fall semester. The site had a legacy of chemical releases that eventually led to intervention by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Read More»


Grant Will Enhance Skills for Chemistry Students

A grant awarded to the Ursinus Chemistry Department for collection devices and software means students will be able to use their college-issued laptop computers to collect, display and work with laboratory data in more advanced experiments. The Pittsburgh Conference Memorial National College Grant was one of 12 out of 49 proposals selected for funding. Read More»


Escape Velocity to Present Spring Concert

Escape Velocity

Ursinus College’s student-run dance company, Escape Velocity, will present works choreographed, performed, and produced by Ursinus dance students in a concert titled “Bring the Action.” Read More»