Mental Health and Leaving Your Comfort Zone

Equity & Inclusion July 16, 2019

In the second blog for our Staff Voices series, Polly Penter, Associate Director of Student Services, London, shares her experience with mental health and shares a few tips for students joining us on Arcadia programs. I’ve lived with anxiety and depression… More

First Time Abroad Wisdom

Equity & Inclusion June 28, 2019

Many folks come to work with Arcadia because they had impactful, meaningful experiences studying, living, or working overseas which they would like to share with students. These international experiences shaped their careers and lives far beyond college… More

Refugee Wins Fulbright Scholarship

June 19, 2019

Abbas Nazari, an asylum seeker rescued by the Norwegian ship, Tampa, in 2001 and taken in by New Zealand, has won a prestigious Fulbright scholarship to undertake postgraduate studies in the US. Abbas is a close friend of Arcadia in New Zealand and worked… More

The 2018 Award For Teaching Excellence

BY DR. ANDREW LAW, ACADEMIC DEAN OF THE COLLEGE OF GLOBAL STUDIES The Academic and Student Affairs Team is pleased to announce that our very own Chris McMillan is the winner of the 2018 Award for Teaching Excellence. Every year, The College of Global… More

Arcadia Faculty US Book Tour: A Suffragette in America

June 7, 2019

Dr. Katherine Connelly, faculty member at the Arcadia London Center, commences a book tour in the U.S. this month, introducing A Suffragette in America. Published for the first time, this is Sylvia Pankhurst’s text about her two tours of North America… More

Staff Update to Enhance Partner Support

Based on a review of data trends, input from staff, and most importantly, feedback from you, our U.S. partners, we have made some adjustments to expand and strengthen our ability to support staff, faculty, and students. Our Institutional Relations team… More

NAFSA 2019 - Valuing Relationships over Transactions

June 5, 2019

Adam Rubin, Director of Institutional Relations and Enrollment, looks back at a busy yet productive and rewarding conference in Washington D.C. NAFSA continues to be a highlight of the year for many international educators, as it allows us to celebrate… More

Giving Back to the Field

By Melissa Chambers, Associate Director of Institutional Relations Like most international education offices, you’ll find within our walls many individuals whose lives were transformed through an experience studying, interning, or living abroad. Many… More

Honoring Chinese Names - a Lesson in Pronunciation

May 31, 2019

Getting a person’s name right is often the first step we take to building a relationship grounded in respect, understanding and goodwill. It’s often the recruitment and student services teams here at The College who take that first step with students… More

New Internships & Research Opportunities at Queen Mary

May 24, 2019

Working with colleagues at Queen Mary University of London, The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University has developed a new program which will enable students to undertake an internship arranged by Arcadia alongside their academic studies at Queen… More

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