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Hillel art summer fellows

Tucked in a corner of campus in a white house on a leafy street are seven works of art that are not as visible as the art in the Berman Museum or as apparent as the outdoor sculpture dotting the campus. But Olivia Schultz’s Summer Fellows project will call attention to this small collection in the Hillel House. Read More»


B’Naturals and Bearitones Release EP on iTunes

Two Ursinus student a cappella groups turned 942 Main Street into a recording session for a weekend as they professionally recorded six songs during the spring semester. Their album, One Note Stand, includes six songs songs from the male Bearitones and female B’Naturals, and is now available for purchase on iTunes. Read More»


New Grad Devan Fogarty Vies for Miss Pennsylvania Title

Devan Fogarty 2014, who was crowned the 2014 Miss Pennsbury at the Miss Neshaminy Valley PA Scholarship Competition in March, will represent eastern Bucks County, Pa., when she competes for the title of Miss Pennsylvania in Pittsburgh on June 11, 12 and 14. The winner will compete for the title of Miss America 2015 in Atlantic City, N.J. Read More»


New Grad Kendal Conrad on MTV Show

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»


UC Freshman Joins Select Kemper Scholars

Zachary Birch, a rising sophomore from Pottsgrove, Pa., has been selected from a group of finalists for the incoming class of the Kemper Scholars Program. Ursinus is one of 16 colleges and universities nationally where students are eligible for Kemper Scholarships based on leadership potential.  Read More»


Prize-winning Student Poet Writes to Enhance Life

A creative writing class assignment has led to an honor for freshman Brian Thomas, an English and political science double major. Thomas is the winner of the annual Iris N. Spencer Undergraduate Poetry Award from West Chester University, an award that recognizes poetic achievement among undergraduates enrolled in U.S. colleges or universities. Read More»


Schellhase Essay Prize in Ethics Launched in Honor of Alumnus

The Richard T. Schellhase Essay Prize in Ethics, launched by the U-Imagine! Center for Integrative and Entrepreneurial  Studies, invited students to submit an essay on a topic of ethical or moral importance.  Submissions were judged based on clarity, insight, focus, originality, and quality of analysis. Read More»