Free Hands-only CPR Class Offered on Campus

Hands-only CPR

In recognition of National Preparedness Month and in an effort to enhance public awareness of how fast and easy CPR training can be, the Ursinus College Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Team and Montgomery County EMS instructors are conducting a course titled “Hands-only CPR for Adults Who Suddenly Collapse.” Read More»


Alum Provides Medical Aid for Cameroon

Ashley O'Connell

Ashley O’Connell 2010 spent six weeks in Cameroon last summer (2011) working in remote sites to provide health care to marginalized families who rarely, if ever, see a doctor. On April 6 she and other medical students will host a creative and art-filled evening to support the work of medical workers in Cameroon. Read More»


A Trip to Jamaica Reaps Rewards

Bonner Leaders

For the last three years, the Ursinus Bonner Leaders have traveled to Beeston Springs over spring break to rebuild and repaint damaged homes, schools and orphanages. The Ursinus students have created a special relationship with the tiny impoverished community of Beeston Springs. Read More»


2013 Class President Volunteers in Uganda

A trip to Uganda last month illuminated the power of family for junior Rodolfo Coplin. He volunteered with the non-profit Grandmothers Beyond Borders, a U.S. based organization focused on grandmothers in Uganda who have lost their children and consequently assumed the role of parent to their grandchildren. Read More»


UC Named to Presidential Honor Roll for Service

Ursinus students have been recognized for community service. The Corporation for National and Community Service has honored Ursinus College with a place on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, for exemplary service to the communities it serves. Read More»