“Go Bears” Wristbands Honor Bobby Fong

Wristbands

Members of OSOS (Outstanding Students Organizing Spirit) distributed wristbands to honor President Bobby Fong, 15th president of Ursinus College, who died unexpectedly on Sept. 8, 2014. Imprinted on each wristband was the phrase “Go Bears!”—Bobby’s signature sign-off. Read More»


Changing Views of the Disabled, One Logo at a Time

Kayla O'Mahony

Kayla O’Mahony 2018 spent her final year at Maynard High School in Maynard, Mass., working on a senior project focused on changing society’s view on disabilities. For part of her project, Kayla converted the original handicapped signs in her town to the new accessible icon. Next up? The Ursinus campus. Read More»


Screening Party for TV Show Filmed at Ursinus

How to Get Away with Murder

Students, faculty and staff are invited to a screening party for the Thursday-night debut of ABC’s How to Get Away with Murder, the pilot for which was filmed in part at Ursinus earlier this year. Festivities begin at 9:30 p.m., with a red carpet leading to Olin Auditorium. Read More»


Motivational Messages Kick Off Kindness Week

kindnessweek

Kindness Week, the feel-good campaign that is the work of Fighting for Ophelia, got underway with its signature supportive messages chalked on sidewalks across campus. Other activities for the week include signing the Kindess Pledge, sending candy to friends, and decorating cookies. Read More»


Family Day in Photos

Family Day 2014

Ursinus students and faculty welcomed families to campus Sept. 13. Despite rain, families enjoyed visiting, activities, chatting with administrators and mostly, viewing students’ achievements – from Summer Fellows to Study Abroad students.  Read More»


Pause for Paws: “Best Day Ever”

Pause for Paws

More than a dozen dogs visited campus for the semester’s first Pause for Paws, an event that invites faculty and staff to bring their fun-loving dogs to campus to visit with students. Overheard from multiple students: “This is the best day ever!” Read More»


Spring 2014 Dean’s List Announced

Dean's List

The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce Dean’s List honors for the 2014 spring semester. All full-time Ursinus students achieving an average of 3.50 for a semester are members of the Dean’s Honor List. A total of 576 students achieved this honor for the spring semester. Read More»