Ursinus President Bobby Fong represented higher education at a panel discussion on the arts sponsored by CampusPhilly. Read More
The presence of the Berman Museum of Art on campus allows many Ursinus students to gain perspective and discover passions that they never would have imagined. Continue reading
A major gift to Ursinus College, the single largest outright gift in College history, honors the personal education that is the College’s hallmark and will enable Ursinus to further strengthen its flagship science programs. The gift was made during a period marked with additional philanthropy that resulted in nearly $10 million for the College during a recent week. Read More
President Fong announces a number of gifts to the college and notes that this extraordinary spate of philanthropy was sparked by the personalized education we have long offered at Ursinus. Continue reading
President Fong assesses the state of higher education in China, and reports on his recent trip to introduce the liberal arts in his Huffington Post blog. At a time when the U.S. is devaluing the liberal arts, China is coming to appreciate its value.
President Fong found opportunity for refreshment and reflection during a summer trip to China with his wife Suzanne. Continue reading
President Fong ushered in the new academic year with a State of the College address. The day continued with an all-campus picnic under the tent in front of the Berman Museum. Read More
In what ways can a college and a community benefit from each other? President Bobby Fong explains in this op-ed in The Pottstown Mercury on Aug. 16.
President Fong took some time this summer to reflect on the meaning of our lives and work. He composed a meditation published July 26 in the online higher education magazine Inside Higher Education.
Commencement reminds us of the vital role of faculty in the life of a student, for years to come. Continue reading