The Ursinus Bonner Leaders as well as many local community members attended an event called Focus on Hunger, Oct. 20, hosted by Advocates Against Hunger at Eisenhower Science and Technology Leadership Academy. Junior Nicholas DiMuzio, a Bonner Leader, wrote this report:
Main Line Today newspaper features as a staff pick “In the Crossfire, Marcus Foster and the Troubled History of American School Reform,” a book by Associate Professor of education John P. Spencer. Foster, a school reformer in Philadelphia and eventually Superintendent of Oakland, Calif., school, was assassinated 40 years ago, Nov. 6, 1973. The article was written by Ursinus alumnus J.F. Pirro.
Bonner Leader Tabi Rudzinski 2016 works side by side with her equine friend, Chex, at Sebastian’s Riding Associates. The private organization is on a mission is to improve the quality of life for children and adults with disabilities through equine therapy. Read More
Ursinus College’s International Film Festival, which runs throughout the fall semester, continues with The Intouchables on Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Olin Auditorium. The film, which is in French with English subtitles, was directed by Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano. Read More
The Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College has organized the first solo museum exhibition for Philadelphia artist Holly Trostle Brigham, who will speak about her work at the Museum Nov. 3 at 2 p.m. Read More
Just in time for Halloween, the Ursinus College Theater Department stages Bell, Book and Candle, a romantic comedy that evokes the 1950s and the sitcom Bewitched. Read More
Jonathan Marks, associate professor of politics, has an essay, “In Fighting Cheating, Character Counts,” published in Inside Higher Ed Oct. 25. In the essay he outlines philosophies on how the classroom environment can discourage cheating, and what is the role of the faculty member in encouraging honesty.
Ursinus Professor of Philosophy and Humanities Carlin Romano recently spoke at the “Fourth Sino-U.S. Colloquium: Core Values and World Order,” in Washington, D.C. Read More
The Ursinus College Choir and Meistersingers will offer a concert performance of Henry Purcell’s opera Dido and Aeneas on Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Bomberger Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. Read More