An op-ed by President Bobby Fong was featured in the Sunday Philadelphia Inquirer: http://www.philly.com/philly/opinion/inquirer/20140202_Liberal_arts_education_is_as_vital_as_ever.html Read More
The visit by Anne Beiler, founder of “Auntie Anne’s Pretzels,” was chronicled in the Norristown Times-Herald and Pottstown Mercury. Read More
A shout-out to the Ursinus Facilities department, and to everyone who helped during the recent snowstorm, is found in the Philadelphia Inquirer Campus Inq blog.
UCARE’s Day of Service in honor of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was noted in the Norristown Times Herald. Volunteers worked at the Greater Norristown PAL Center. Read More
The promotion of alumnus Paul Guenther 1994 to defensive coordinator for the Cincinnati Bengals was noted in media outlets all over the country. Read More
Professor of Politics Jonathan Marks authored a commentary that ran in the Wall Street Journal Dec. 16 on the topic of the American Studies Association’s resolution to boycott Israeli academic institutions. Read More
The Philadelphia Inquirer featured Ursinus’s U-Imagine! The Center for Integrative and Entrepreurial Studies, in its Dec. 31 article about colleges that are emphasizing entrepreneurship. The article quoted President Fong as saying, “Employers are looking not only for people who can do jobs as they currently exist but who can change as the company changes.” A more expansive story can be viewed on the writer’s blog on Philly.com, and KYW Radio reported on the center as well. http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2014/01/04/local-college-to-open-center-for-entrepreneurship/
Ursinus President Bobby Fong represented higher education at a panel discussion on the arts sponsored by CampusPhilly. Read More
The Ursinus collaborative event which paired students with community members to plant trees in Hunsberger Woods was noted in the Bulletin for members of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (subscription only for members). The item links to the Ursinus web site story.