Newly Named Office Reflects Emphasis on Outcomes

Job Fair 2014

A change in name and reporting relationship for the former Office of Career Services reflects the critical role of student post-graduate outcomes in an Ursinus education. The newly named Office of Career and Professional Development, with its new academic home in the Office of Academic Affairs, underscores the “Liberal Arts Plus” model at Ursinus that leads to lifelong success. Read More»


Disaster Relief Expert Talk Postponed

Rabih Torbay

NOTE: The Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) has asked International Medical Corps to help deal with the disaster in the Philippines, and Rabih Torbay is being deployed there today. As a result, the talk scheduled for Nov. 13 has been postponed. Read More»


Two Students Selected as Kemper Scholars

Micaela Lyons 2016

Two Ursinus students interested in enhancing their leadership skills were named Kemper Scholars, selected by the James S. Kemper Foundation in Chicago, Ill. Rising sophomores Youssef Boussen of Silver Spring, Md., and Micaela Lyons of Plainfield, N.J., were chosen from a group of finalists from colleges across the country. Read More»


Career Services Recognized for LGBTQ Services

outatwork

The Ursinus College Career Services Office was recently awarded the Gold level of certification from OUT for Work as a place where Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer students can find career services. Read More»


Entrepreneurship and the Liberal Arts

President's Perspective

Although an Ursinus education can lead to financial success, its value is measured in students’ reputation among employers and the cultivation of reflective judgment that students gain as good job preparation. Continue reading