Ursinus Earns Place on National Honor Roll for Service

Ursinus College was named to the 2013 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. This designation is the highest honor a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement. Read More»

Hobson House Service Featured in Huffington Post

Theater Professor Domenick Scudera writes in his Huffington Post blog about Hobson House and the desire among its residents to engage in community service. In the blog titled “Civic Engagement and the College Campus,” Scudera quotes Ursinus students who explain what community service means to them. Scudera is a regular Huffington Post blogger.

Speaker’s House Honors Ursinus Fraternity for Service

The Speaker's House

The Sigma Pi-Theta Sigma fraternity chapter of Ursinus College will be recognized for its community service and volunteer work by The Speaker’s House, a nonprofit historical organization dedicated to preserving the Trappe home of Frederick Muhlenberg, first Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives.  Read More»

Ursinus Tutors Host Holiday Extravaganza

America Reads tutoring program

Norristown area elementary school students will be treated to the annual Holiday Extravaganza at Ursinus College as part of the America Reads and ACLAMO tutoring programs Dec. 6 in Wismer Lower Lounge. Read More»

Students Plant Small Trees for Large Impact

Planting small trees in an open landscape can have a big impact on a local watershed.  Ursinus students saw that they can make a difference by planting in nearby Lower Frederick Township’s Cuddy Park. Read More»

Career Services Clothing Drive Helps Women in Need

Careers Services Wings for Success Drive

The season of giving is off to an early start thanks to the Ursinus Career Services Office. Colleagues organized a donation drive that resulted in hundreds of items that will go directly to help disadvantaged women hoping to get their careers — and lives — on track.   Read More»

Picking Up a Brush in City Schools

Madeline McEvily, a Bonner Leader and Senior Bonner Intern, organized a group of Ursinus students to volunteer for the “City Year Serves” day on Saturday, November 3, 2012. Read More»

Service Honor for UC Football Player

Ursinus College senior football player wide receiver Tony Rosa (Philadelphia, Pa./Central) was one of 22 players across the country, and across all divisions to be named to the 2012 Allstate American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Good Works Team on Tuesday afternoon. Read More»