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  1. Norman Francis to leave Xavier University at end of school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | University Business

    ... Mary Sue Coleman, who stepped down. Schlissel was formerly the provost of Brown. Bobby Fong , president of Ursinus College (Pa.), has passed away of natural causes. He was a former president of Butler University (Ind.) and a past chair of the board ...

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  2. Mainland seniors looking for success with college essay panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... counselors; John Yi from Yale University, Connor Woods from Lafayette College and Jake Kohler from Ursinus College addressed interested seniors in what they are looking for in a college essay that will either make them stand out from the crowd or be ...

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  3. SAGE Therapeutics Appoints To The Company's Board Of DirectorsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | BioSpace

    ... and commercialization at AstraMerck and AstraZeneca. Mr. Cola received a B.A. in biology and physics from Ursinus College and an M.S. in biomedical science from Drexel University. He also serves on the board of directors at Vanda Pharmaceuticals ...

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  4. SAGE Therapeutics Appoints Michael F. Cola to the Company's Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | GlobeNewswire

    ... and commercialization at AstraMerck and AstraZeneca. Mr. Cola received a B.A. in biology and physics from Ursinus College and an M.S. in biomedical science from Drexel University. He also serves on the board of directors at Vanda Pharmaceuticals ...

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  5. Gallagher excited to head Ocean City community servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... a 1992 graduate of Ocean City High School and a former member of the Ocean City Beach Patrol. Both attended Ursinus College and earned master's degrees from Penn State University School of Business. Gallagher's undergraduate degree is in English and ...

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  6. Bobby Fong, College President of Final Four Fame, Dies Suddenly at 64Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Chronicle.com

    Bobby Fong, who had led Ursinus College since July 2011, died of a heart attack at his home on the morning of September 8. He was 64. He was a personable leader both at Ursinus and at Butler University, in Indianapolis, which he had led for a decade before joining Ursinus. On the Pennsylvania campus, students, faculty members, and administrators shared stories about Mr. Fong.

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  7. Samuel W. Madara, 87, insurance brokerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Philly.com

    ... Merchantville, graduated from Merchantville High School in 1944, and earned a bachelor's in mathematics at Ursinus College in 1947, completing a V-12 program to become a Navy officer. After college graduation, Mr. Madara joined the Madara Co., the ...

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  8. College football: Gettysburg College drops Centennial Conference openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Evening Sun

    Senior wing Fred Caruso rushed for a career-high 101 yards, but the Gettysburg College football team lost by a 31-14 count at Ursinus College in its Centennial Conference opener on Saturday in Collegeville. The Bullets pulled to within 10 twice, the last coming on a 23-yard touchdown pass from senior Zach Miller to junior Brandon Sparks with 12:02 remaining that made it 24-14.

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  9. ESA Names Winners of 2014 AFRI Travel GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | PressReleasePoint

    ... impact white-footed mice populations and the prevalence of Lyme's disease while working on her BS at Ursinus College. Heather has been particularly active in advocating for native pollinators and other ecosystem service providers by giving talks ...

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  10. Tuesday's Headlines In The Sanatoga PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | The Sanatoga Post

    ... way to do things in the future? Share your vision tonight (Tuesday, Sept. 9) with others who will listen. Ursinus College President Bobby Fong Dies The respected English literature scholar arrived to head the college in July 2011, after spending a ...

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  11. Ursinus president Bobby Fong, is dead at 64Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Philly.com

    Bobby Fong, 64, the president of Ursinus College and one of the few Asian Americans to hold such a post, died Monday, Sept. 8, at his home in Collegeville.

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  12. Ursinus College President Bobby Fong dies at 64Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Miami Herald

    ... name of funeral home/crematory to contact for verification of death. To place it online click here . Ursinus College President Bobby Fong, a son of Chinese immigrants who rose to become one of the few Asian-Americans at the helm of U.S. colleges, ...

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  13. Ursinus College President Is DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Phillymag.com

    Ursinus College northwest of Philadelphia has announced that its president, Bobby Fong, has died of natural causes. No other information was immediately available.

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  14. Ursinus President Bobby Fong, 64, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Philly.com

    Bobby Fong, the president of Ursinus College, died suddenly Monday morning at his home of natural causes, the college announced. Fong, who was 64, one of a few Asian college presidents in the nation and had been at helm of the small liberal arts college in Collegeville since 2011.

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  15. From the archives: Fond farewell from Butler helps send off Bobby FongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... rolling." With today's graduation ceremony, Fong is wrapping up his final public duties before he moves to Ursinus College in suburban Philadelphia, where he will become its 13th president. "Our hearts will always be at Butler," Fong told a ...

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  16. Former Butler University president Bobby Fong diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... Eyewitness News has confirmed. Fong served as president at Butler from 2001 to 2010. Fong left Butler for Ursinus College in Pennsylvania. No details are known at this time about the circumstances of his death. A Butler University spokesperson ...

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  17. TCNJ routed by Urinsus in football openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | The Times of Trenton

    TCNJ was routed by Ursinus College 47-7 tonight in the opener of the 90th TCNJ football season held at Lions' Stadium in Ewing. The Lions made mistake after mistake, each one more costly than the last, and Urinsus took advantage to beat TCNJ for a third straight season.

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  18. TCNJ falls to Ursinus in 2014 football season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | The Jersey Journal

    TCNJ was routed by Ursinus College 47-7 tonight in the opener of the 90th TCNJ football season held at Lions' Stadium in Ewing. The TCNJ Lions made mistake after mistake, each one more costly than the last.

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  19. Perez Diaz Earns ECAC Libero of the Week HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Patch.com

    ... Annual Greyhound Premiere, held at Moravian College. The sophomore libero's best performance came against Ursinus College, where she matched her own school record for digs in a match (35) and set a new program standard for digs in a four set match. ...

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  20. Maynard girl's project brings new handicapped logoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Boston.com

    ... parking spaces to a more progressive one created by the Accessible Icon Project. She left Aug. 20 for Ursinus College in Collegeville, Pa., and a Department of Public Works crew finished painting the new logo on 15 municipal handicapped spaces last ...

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