Ursinus in the News

  • TECH TAKEOVER: Tips for dealing with ‘Tech Neck’

    PBS39: Louise Woodstock, an associate professor of media and communication studies, can be seen in this Tech Takeover segment about the sore muscles from frequent phone use known as ‘Tech Neck’. Woodstock offers tips on how to take a step back and take control of your tech intake. Click the ‘Tech Neck’ video to watch.

  • Philadelphia’s international students face barriers to mental-health services

    The Philadelphia Inquirer: Suzanne Chong, a staff psychologist at Ursinus, was interviewed for a piece about the challenges that many international students face, particularly when seeking mental-health services at their colleges and universities.

  • Ursinus College receives $11M donation for student scholarships

    Philadelphia Business Journal: This article shares details about the Abele Scholars Program at Ursinus and the record breaking support from Joan and Will Abele ’61.

  • Clash of Clans: Election Edition

    Niemen Lab: Tony Nadler, an associate professor of media and communications studies, penned a prediction piece about 2020 election coverage.

  • Common Bedfellows: Sleep Disturbances and Psychiatric Disorders

    Psychiatry Advisor: Paul Doghramji, the medical director of health services at Ursinus, shared his expertise in this article about sleep disturbances and the connection to psychiatric conditions and how poor sleep habits can lead to greater concerns.

  • Ursinus College given $11M for new scholarship program

    The Mercury: Ursinus has been mentioned in an article about the record breaking $11 million gift given by Joan and Will Abele ’61 to support to Abele Scholars Program here at Ursinus.

  • Ursinus College receives $11 million donation, its largest, for student scholarships

    The Philadelphia Inquirer: Ursinus has been featured in an article detailing the generous $11 million gift from Joan and Will Abele ’61.

  • Bloomberg is running his campaign’s Twitter like a brand, and it’s not landing

    Mashable: Tony Nadler, an associate professor of media and communication studies, offered his insight in this article about Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg and the atypical, meme-referencing advertisement style he has adopted during his political campaign.

  • Chronicle of Philanthropy Gifts Roundup

    Chronicle of Philanthropy: Ursinus is one of several colleges and universities featured in the latest Chronicle of Philanthrophy Gifts Roundup. Urisnus has been noted for the $11 million gift from Joan and Will Abele ’61 for the Abele Scholars Program.

  • ‘Die Hard,’ a Christmas tradition, just like candy canes, cookies and Santa Claus

    Philly Voice: Jennifer Fleeger, an associate professor of media and communications studies and film studies coordinator, shared her expertise on the topic of whether or not Die Hard can be considered a Christmas movie.