Conference Presentations for Philosophy Student

Recent graduate Ross Whitehurst 2012, who was a Summer Fellow in Philosophy, presented his paper, “Hallucination: Beyond the Veil of Perception,” at two undergraduate philosophy conferences: Truman State University in Kirksville, Mo., and SUNY Oneonta, N.Y. Following his presentation at Truman State, he was asked to present to first year philosophy students there, and did so via Skype.

 


Recent Grad Has Essay in Journal

An essay by Sara Mohler, a 2012 graduate whose major is Sociology, has been published in Proto: An Undergraduate Humanities Journal, Volume 2. Her essay, “Shift Happens: The Discourse Shift and its Implications for Society,” Read More»


Alumni Weekend Is June 1-3

Exciting plans are set for Alumni Weekend 2012. Alumni, Faculty and Staff are invited to campus for a night of live entertainment, good food, and great conversation. Starting Friday, June 1 at 5:30 p.m., there will be cocktails served under the tents. It will be a great way to celebrate old friendships and start new ones. Stay for the Annual Lobster Bake Dinner at 7 p.m. Read More»


Welcome Event in Northern California

A group of 30 alumni from the San Francisco Bay area met at the Olympic Club at Lakeside on Thursday, April 12, 2012 to welcome President Bobby Fong into the Ursinus College community. Read More»


The Ursinus Labyrinth: A Ringing Endorsement

Ursinus Labyrinth

The Ursinus labyrinth, which sits unobtrusively near the Kaleidoscope Performing Arts Center, was developed some years ago as an Exercise and Sport Science Summer Fellows project. The research, under Professor Laura Borsdorf, examined the restorative powers of walking such a maze. Read More»


2011 Grad Sees the Forest and the Trees on Fulbright

Many students land nicknames while at Ursinus that last for the rest of their lives. Some stem from monikers picked up on the playing fields, while others come from the freshman dorms or Greek Life. But 2011 graduate Martina Dzuna owes her sobriquet, Wunderkind, to the classroom. Read More»


Alumnus to Discuss State of Health Care

Dr. Christopher Unger

Dr. Christopher Unger 1965, Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine, will discuss the education of future doctors and the health care system they will face in a talk entitled, “The Ether of Medicine, The Fire of Politics.” Read More»


Florida Welcome Event for President Fong

Florida Alumni Event

On Sunday, January 8, an intimate group of alumni, parents and friends met at the Clubhouse of Cedar Hammock Golf and Country Club to welcome President Fong to our community and to hear about his vision for Ursinus. Read More»


Ursinus Alumna Plans retirement from ODU

UPDATE: Amid news reports of her retirement, Old Dominion University has asked Anders to stay with the team. Read it here.

Beth Anders 1973, called the most successful coach in Old Dominion University history, announced her retirement after 29 years at the helm of the Monarchs’ field hockey team. Read about her career here, and leading her team to nine Division I titles.