A Day at the Ballpark

Just under 100 Ursinus College alumni, parents, faculty and staff joined President and Mrs. Bobby Fong at Citizen’s Bank Park on Sunday, April 21, 2013 to celebrate the Meistersingers performance of the National Anthem at the Phillies vs. Cardinals game.  Read More»


Spring 2013 Magazine Sneak Peek: Molly Devinney ’11

Molly Devinney was hired by a Philadelphia nonprofit, the Lower Moyamensing Civic Association (LoMo), to design, implement and promote a student-led garden program with corresponding education and community programs at South Philadelphia High School (SPHS). South Philadelphia is known for sports teams and Mummers, but definitely not sustainable green space. Read More»


Class of 1954 Endows Chair in Ethics; Dr. Sorensen is Chair Holder

Professor Kelly Sorensen

The Ursinus College Class of 1954 has endowed a Chair in Ethics to teach, publish, guide students in research and help them develop reflective judgment. At its January meeting the Ursinus College Board of Trustees designated Associate Professor Kelly Sorensen as the first Class of 1954 Chair in Ethics. Read More»


NYC National Council Host Networking Happy Hour

Over 40 alumni, parents and friends met at Rosie O’Grady’s in New York City on Thursday, February 21, 2013 to enjoy our first official Networking Happy Hour sponsored by our National Council Leadership Liaisons. Read More»


The Other Side of the Obesity Epidemic

Dr. Erec Smith

This article is written by Erec Smith, assistant professor of English and director of Ursinus College’s Center for Writing. He is a co-editor and contributor to the forthcoming book, The Making of Barack Obama: The Politics of Persuasion. His recent essay, “Making Room for Fat Studies in Writing Center Theory and Practice,” can be read in the journal Praxis: A Writing Center Journal. Read More»