2. Michael Putnam Patna, India, 1966 Gelatin silver print © Michael Putnam

Michael Putnam’s distinctive photos of people around the world sleeping in public places will be at the Berman Museum through Oct. 26, accompanied by a presentation of Andy Warhol’s legendary film Sleep.  Details>

Ocean City Research

The lagoons of Ocean City, N.J., surround waterfront homes where families enjoy spending time in – and on – the water.  Summer Fellow Michael Gasbarro is studying the man-made lagoons with a focus on water quality and bacterial levels.  Details >> 

Jamie Faselt 2015 and Phoenixia Rene 2017

Summer Fellow Jamie Faselt 2015, is working to research the effects of polyculture and predatory insects on the leafhopper, a serious pest of numerous crops. Details>>


As Pennsylvania turns the corner into campaign season, Ursinus College will join with some of the state’s leading political insiders and rising stars to explore the polarization in politics and how we can rebuild a productive political culture. Details >>

Ursinus Magazine Spring 2014

Read Ursinus Magazine’s story on Externship Program, connecting alumni and students in the workplace. Learn why English Professor Matt Kozusko says Shakespeare is a powerful roadmap for navigating modern life.  Read Spring/Summer 2014 >

In The News

Healthier Hearts for Firefighters

The Ursinus Heart Lab studies hypertension in firefighters, under the direction of a fire-fighting professor.

Enhancing Liberal Arts

Ursinus and nine other PA colleges have formed a consortium to advance and strengthen the liberal arts.

President's Perspective

Summer Fellows: The benefits extend beyond the season.

Up Close

Students have extraordinary opportunity to sit with one of the world’s leading voices working to end violence against women.

Distinctive Program

Ursinus is one of 14 colleges offering a Peace Corps Prep program.