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Arcadia University Faculty and Students Put Research Front and Center at Third Annual Research Expo, March 1

Glenside, PA.—Feb. 28, 2012Arcadia University’s third annual Faculty and Student Research Expo Thursday, March 1, from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Faculty researchers and their student collaborators, most of them undergraduate students demonstrate firsthand the scientific research that takes place on Arcadia’s campus.

Expo: 3:30 to 6 p.m., Boyer Hall and Health Sciences Building

Lecture: At 6 p.m. Grey Towers Castle:

  • Dr. Christopher Binckley, Assistant Professor of Biology, presents “Invasive Species Research with Arcadia Undergraduates”
  • Dr. Andrea Ketscheck ’03, Adjunct Professor of Biology, presents “The cytoskeletal and signaling mechanisms responsible for axon Collateral branching of sensory neurons.

Who: Arcadia University Faculty and Student Research Projects

What: Faculty and Student Research Expo. Faculty researchers and their student collaborators demonstrate the scientific research in Biology, Chemistry, Psychology and Physical Therapy

When: 

  • Expo: March 1, from 3:30 to 6 p.m.
  • Lecture: March 1, 6 p.m.

Where: 

Arcadia University, 450 S. Easton Road, Glenside, Pa.

  • Expo: Boyer Hall for Biology, Chemistry and Psychology; Physical Therapy in Health Sciences Building
  • Lecture: Grey Towers Castle

About Arcadia University: Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in metropolitan Philadelphia and a national leader in study abroad and international education. The 2011 Open Doors report names Arcadia University a top leader in undergraduate students studying abroad. U.S. News & World Report ranks Arcadia University among the top regional universities in the North and as one of the top study abroad programs. U.S. News also ranks Arcadia’s Physical Therapy program 7th in the nation. Arcadia University promises a distinctively global, integrative and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and prosper in a diverse and dynamic world. (www.arcadia.edu)