Arcadia Magazine Fall 2019

In the Fall 2019 Issue

Common Read speaker and school shooting survivor Hogg urges engagement, activism.

Q&A with David Hogg

Dene Mitchell '05, '13MPH developed a cutting-edge equine therapy program to support children with post-traumatic stress disorder.

Taking the Reins

Recent news from Arcadia classmates.

Class Notes

Dr. Finbarr O'Connor Prize for Shifting the Paradigm

Nominations are being accepted for the O'Connor Prize, a $10,000 award presented to members of the Arcadia community (students, alumni, faculty, staff, and parents) who challenge conventional thinking, solve problems in their fields, or address issues in their local and/or global communities through discovery, critical analysis, logic, and creativity. The award will be presented at Honors Convocation.

News + Notes

Day of Service

By the Numbers


Locations in Greater Philadelphia


Student Volunteers


Hours Spent at Nonprofit Organizations

Beaver College and Arcadia University alumni returned to campus for Alumni Weekend on Friday, May 3, and Saturday, May 4.

Alumni Weekend 2019

Beaver Female Seminary's first graduates, Sylvania Jones and Juliet A. Poundstone, defied convention—and launched a tradition of excellence that is supported today by the Jones Poundstone Society.

Remembering the Class of 1856