Rosemont College and University of the Sciences Announce Dual Degree Partnership
Rosemont College announced a new partnership that enables students to pursue an accelerated route to a doctor of pharmacy degree through University of the Sciences.
Activist and Educator Michaela Walsh to speak at Rosemont College on October 4
Rosemont College is pleased to announce that Michaela Walsh--an activist, scholar, mentor, educator, and author--will speak to the College community as a guest of President Sharon L. Hirsh, PhD on October 4, 2018. The event - Founding a Movement: A Conversation with Michaela Walsh - will take place in the Rotwitt Theater on campus at 7:30 pm, with a reception to follow. This event is free and open to the public.
Rosemont College to Welcome Environmental Journalist and Author Ken Ilgunas
Ilgunas will speak about his new book, "This Land Is Our Land: How We Lost the Right to Roam and How to Take It Back"
All Campus Read for the 2018-2019 academic year at Rosemont College is Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age by Sherry Turkle.
Sherry Turkle has spent the last 30 years studying the psychology of people's relationships with technology. A licensed clinical psychologist, she is the Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and founder and director of the MIT Initiative on Technology and Self. Turkle is the author of five books and three edited collections, including a trilogy of three landmark studies on our relationship with digital culture: The Second Self, Life on the Screen, and most recently, Alone Together. A recipient of a Guggenheim and Rockefeller Humanities Fellowship and Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, she is a featured media commentator and expert on culture and therapy, mobile technology, social networking, and sociable robotics.
Rosemont College Announces Test Optional Admissions Policy
Rosemont College has announced a new admissions policy: test optional. Now in effect, students applying to Rosemont College for admission in the fall of 2019 who have a weighted, cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (B) or higher will have the choice to submit their SAT/ACT scores or not as part of the new policy - called ROCO Option.