Marine Biology (Bio330) students used the Marine Biological Laboratory at Woods Hole, Mass., as their classroom from May 19 to May 30. Read More
Equipping students with the right experiences matters long after graduation. Read the President’s Perspective to learn why Ursinus does this well. Continue reading
The Ursinus community mourns the death of Nobel Laureate and alumni Dr. Gerald M. Edelman, Class of 1950, who shared the 1972 Nobel Prize for a breakthrough in immunology and went on to a distinguished career in neuroscience. Dr. Edelman, 84, died May 17 at his home in San Diego. Read More
Graduate Kendal Conrad 2014 filmed an episode of MTV’s new singing show, Copycat, which will be airing on MTV this summer. The host of the show is Jonathan Bennett of Mean Girls fame. Kendal was chosen to be flown to Hollywood for a taping last January. Read More
Susanna Throop, Assistant Professor of History, is now a Contributor at Smarthistory at the Khan Academy online. She has written four introductory essays on the crusades, her area of expertise, and is working with Smarthistory’s executive editors to develop a short accompanying video. Read More
Associate Professor of Politics Jonathan Marks is the author of a commentary in The Chronicle of Higher Education on the continuing controversy regarding the Modern Language Assocation’s January resolution to condemn Israel.
The Berman Museum’s new exhibition, 77 Portraits, leads the www.philly.com blog, Things to Do Philly. The exhibition opens May 27 and includes works from the Berman’s extensive permanent collection. See more here.
Mary Kobor 2014 spent much of her free time this year hunched over rocks and minerals. She helped to organize the expansive and beautiful collection housed in Pfahler Hall. Read More
New Summer Hours – Closed Sundays and Mondays, May 27 – August 25
Open Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Closed for holidays, Saturday, May 24, and Friday & Saturday, July 4 & 5
Diary of the One Swelling Sea | Extended to June 15, 2014
Inspiring a standing ovation, Commencement speaker Zainab Hawa Bangura, Special Representative of the (United Nations) Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, told the Class of 2014 that every one of them “has the power to positively impact the life of another person.” See Video. Read More