Novelist Joe Wallace Introduces Thriller “Invasive Species”

Author Joseph Wallace will read from his new book, the global, apocalyptic thriller Invasive Species (2013, Berkley Books), Feb. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Musser auditorium in Pfahler Hall. Wallace has been an author for more than two decades, writing on everything from science and health to dinosaurs and baseball. Read More»


JD Salinger Spirit Alive in Read-a-thon and Scholarship

Student Reading Salinger Novel

‘If you really want to hear about it . . .’  the spirit of reclusive author J.D. Salinger, who spent the fall semester of 1938 as an Ursinus College freshman, was brought to life during a Catcher in the Rye Read-a-thon in Ursinus’s Myrin Library Jan. 26. Read More»


Urban Foraging Research Published and Presented

An article from Associate Professor of Environmental Studies Patrick Hurley’s collaborative research on urban foraging has recently been published in the journal Local Environment: The International Journal of Justice and Sustainability.  Read More»