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(Midge Rendell and Ed Rendell at the National Constitution Center, getting ready to announce the finalists in an elementary school essay contest.  Credit: John McDevitt)

Rendells Together To Promote Citizenship Center’s Essay Contest

The mission of the Rendell Center is to promote civic education and engagement.


(Former Arcadia president Carl Oxholm III, in file photo.)

Arcadia University Ousts Carl Oxholm As President After Less Than 2 Years

The board of trustees voted last Friday to oust Carl Oxholm III, but the university waited five days to release a statement, which included very few details.


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7 Injured, 100s Displaced By 4-Alarm Fire In Montgomery County

The Red Cross says more than 100 people were affected in this community, including Arcadia University students, working families and senior citizens. Residents of buildings A, C and D were allowed to return to pick up belongings.


(An Egyptian man holds up a poster of Mohamed Morsi as he celebrates in Cairo’s Tahrir Square Morsi's victory in the presidential elections) (credit: KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Local Expert: Newly Elected Egyptian President Will Have Little Immediate Impact

A local middle east expert says the election in Egypt will have little immediate impact because of a power grab, last week, by the Egyptian Armed Forces.


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Local Expert: Protests In Egypt, Tunisia Are Game-Changing

For authoritarian states like Jordan, Yemen, and Saudi Arabia, what started in Tunisia and what now roils Egypt is a game-changer, says Samer Abboud, assistant professor of history and international studies at Arcadia University.


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Candlelight Vigil Honors Bullying Victims

Arcadia University’s gay and lesbian community held a candlelight vigil Monday night to remember those young people who committed suicide after anti-gay bullying and violence.