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Keith Hall to Host Police, Fire Departments Training

Keith Hall will be the site of training for Pennsylvania State Police, the FBI, and several local fire departments on March 7, 8, 10, and 12, 2016. There may be a simulation of fires in the building during that time.

Posted on 3/2/2016 3:21:56 PM

Social Media Workshops Offered in Spring Semester

The Office of Communications and Marketing will offer two different social media workshop series to the IUP community in the Spring 2016 semester. The workshops focus on best practices, the latest trends, and basic training for the major social media networks.

Posted on 1/15/2016 1:21:36 PM

Lights, Camera, IUP: Film Crew on Campus

On October 12–13, IUP students and faculty will be part of a video shoot being produced by the IUP Office of Communications and Marketing. If you’re in Folger Hall, McElhaney Hall, Wilson Hall, or in the Oak Grove, you’ll see our film crew and our actors and actresses (all IUP students) being part of scenes meant to show off our beautiful campus.

Posted on 10/9/2015 4:11:56 PM

“The Allegheny Front” Featuring Simmons’ Tick Research

Biology Professor Tom Simmons will be featured on The Allegheny Front public radio program from September 25 to October 1, 2015.  Simmons will share findings from tick and tick-borne disease research conducted by students in his disease and ecology laboratory as well as by collaborators at other academic institutions and government agencies.

Posted on 9/24/2015 2:20:29 PM

Seeking Extras for IUP Commercial Shoot October 12–13

The IUP Communications and Marketing Office will bring a film crew to campus to gather footage for a new commercial and footage for other recruitment videos on Monday, October 12, and Tuesday, October 13, 2015. Extras are needed to fill public spaces such as the Oak Grove, the Crimson Café, classrooms, and other campus locations. Some extras may be used as primaries in small break-out scenes.

Posted on 9/22/2015 11:08:36 AM

IUP Lifting Club Sponsoring Heroes Workout Event on September 11

The event is designed to honor Navy Lt. Michael Murphy, 29, of Patchogue, N.Y., who was killed in Afghanistan on June 28, 2005. The late Lt. Murphy favored this workout, called “body armor,” and it was renamed in his honor as the “Murph” following his death.

Posted on 9/10/2015 2:51:35 PM

Events Planned for Opening of 2015-16 Academic Year

A host of programming is planned to celebrate the new academic year at Indiana University of Pennsylvania and to welcome new students into the community.

Posted on 8/16/2015 9:09:46 PM

Final Community Design Workshop Schedule Announced

The third and final community design workshop for the Indiana Community University District Plan will take place on Thursday, February 19, 2015 at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex. The Indiana Community University District Plan is a highly focused planning effort in the areas around the IUP campus.

Posted on 2/9/2015 2:47:10 PM

Your Voice is Needed at the Community Design Workshop

Community participation for the Indiana Community University District Plan is needed in the community design workshops being held at the KCAC this week, October 28–30, 2014. The workshops are free and open to all.

Posted on 10/27/2014 11:00:37 AM

IUP and Indiana Community Invited to Attend Community Design Workshop

The public workshop will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 16, 2014, in the PNC Room at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

Posted on 9/14/2014 2:59:11 PM

Webcast on Proposed PASSHE Weapons Management Policy Scheduled for January 9

An hour-long webcast featuring Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education officials will be held beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 9, 2014, to provide information about a proposed policy that would restrict the possession of “deadly or offensive weapons” on PASSHE university campuses. 

Posted on 1/7/2014 9:21:15 AM

You’ll Need These Two Minutes: Vine Contest

Students, faculty, staff—or anyone: create a vine that shows how you can save two minutes of your time each day. Best vine wins time in the form of an IUP clock.

Posted on 11/7/2013 9:04:10 PM

IUP on Radio, Week of March 18

Tuesday, February 19: Hank Knerr on “Indiana in the Morning,” 7:45 a.m., WDAD AM 1450, and “Hometown Magazine,” 8:00 a.m., WCCS AM 1160

Posted on 3/15/2013 1:03:53 PM

Campus Invited to Meet Third Candidate for Associate Vice President of Communications and Marketing

The university community is invited to meet candidate Carmella Manges at a presentation on Wednesday, May 30, 2012.

Posted on 5/25/2012 12:30:49 PM

Campus Invited to Meet Second Candidate for Associate Vice President of Communications and Marketing

The university community is invited to meet candidate Mark Parfitt at a presentation on Wednesday, May 23, 2012.

Posted on 5/21/2012 9:29:30 AM

Campus Invited to Meet First Candidate for Associate Vice President of Communications and Marketing

The university community is invited to meet candidate Brian Speer at a presentation on Monday, May 21, 2012.

Posted on 5/18/2012 10:36:49 AM

Candidate Interviews for Associate Vice President for Communications and Marketing

Candidates for the position will interview at IUP on May 21, May 23, and May 30, 2012. Members of the university community are invited to attend each candidates’ presentation.

Posted on 5/17/2012 2:30:46 PM

Door Prizes and Give-away Items Wanted for Picnics in the Grove

If your department or office has any special items that you would like to have included in the raffles at the Picnics in the Grove, please contact Patti Simmons at psimmons@iup.edu or at 724-357-1961.

Posted on 5/11/2012 9:01:46 AM

WPSU-TV Production of “Our Town: Indiana” Seeks Volunteers

Indiana County will be featured in an August episode of WPSU-TV’s “Our Town” TV series, and all members of the community are invited to participate in this day-in-the-life program to help highlight what makes Indiana special.

Posted on 5/3/2012 10:59:15 AM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of March 26

Schedule of IUP faculty, staff, or student guest appearances on radio and TV.

Posted on 3/23/2012 1:34:23 PM

IUP on “Indiana in the Morning” Radio Program, February 7

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss the Six O'Clock Series of lectures, several service learning events, and more upcoming IUP activities on WDAD-AM 1450 on Tuesday, February 7, 2012, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 2/2/2012 12:08:26 PM

IUP on “Hometown Magazine” Radio Program, January 26

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will be a guest on the Hometown Magazine show on WCCS-AM 1160 on Thursday, January 26, 2012, from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.

Posted on 1/24/2012 9:14:37 AM

IUP on “Hometown Magazine” Radio Program, January 20

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss the selection of Michael Driscoll as IUP’s new president on the Hometown Magazine show on WCCS-AM 1160 on Friday, January 20, 2012, at 8:40 a.m.

Posted on 1/19/2012 2:17:15 PM

Flags at Half-Staff for Pearl Harbor Day

Flags at all state facilities, including the IUP campus, will be flown at half-staff on Wednesday, December 7, 2011, in honor of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

Posted on 12/6/2011 4:26:30 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Monks, Family Weekend, Hawk Rock, and More on Radio

Michelle Fryling, IUP Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning show on Tuesday, November 1, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. The show, hosted by Todd Marino, can be heard on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 10/28/2011 3:03:41 PM

SECA Update: Three Weeks Remaining

SECA: State Employee Combined Appeal

There are three weeks remaining in this year’s SECA campaign, still time to make a difference for the nonprofits and charity organizations that help enrich our lives. Here are the winners for the first drawing of prizes.

Posted on 10/17/2011 11:47:17 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Upcoming Citizenship Ceremony, Six O’Clock Series, and Homecoming

Michelle Fryling, IUP Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning show on Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 7:45 a.m. The show, hosted by Todd Marino, can be heard on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 9/30/2011 10:57:21 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Opening of the Academic Year on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning this morning, Friday, August 26, 2011, at 8:45 a.m. The show can be heard on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 8/25/2011 11:19:49 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Convocation, Picnics, and More on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss Picnics in the Grove, the new student calendar, Freshman Convocation, and more on WDAD-AM 1450, Tuesday, August 2, 2011, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 7/29/2011 8:24:50 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Picnics, Kennywood, More on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss Picnics in the Grove, IUP Day at Kennywood, summer sessions, and more on WDAD-AM 1450, Tuesday, July 5, 2011, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 6/30/2011 1:48:49 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Summer 2011 Events on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 6/3/2011 3:19:59 PM

Cowles to Discuss Women’s Conference on Radio

Malinda Cowles, chair of the upcoming women’s conference, will discuss the event on radio show Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450. The conference is May 25 at the Kovalchick Complex.

Posted on 5/13/2011 1:36:29 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Commencement, More on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss Commencement, the upcoming picnic season, recent university honors, and more on WDAD-AM 1450, Tuesday, May 3, 2011, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 4/29/2011 12:44:28 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss 2011 Research Appreciation Week, Alumni and Faculty Awards on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will discuss IUP’s upcoming events and latest news on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning, Tuesday, April 5, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 4/1/2011 1:56:16 PM

PASSHE’s Cavanaugh to Appear at Budget Hearing

Chancellor Cavanaugh will appear Monday, March 28, before the state House Appropriations Committee to discuss PASSHE’s 2011–2012 appropriations request. The budget hearing, set to begin at 1:30 p.m., can be viewed live.

Posted on 3/25/2011 8:24:52 PM

IUP on the Radio: More Information

Links to more information about events and news items mentioned by Michelle Fryling, Media Relations Director, on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, March 1, 2011.

Posted on 2/28/2011 4:45:46 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Kovalchick Complex Opening, Other News on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, March 1, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. The show can be heard on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 2/25/2011 2:34:28 PM

Princes to Discuss Black History Month Events on Radio

Dr. Carolyn Princes, associate dean of Students and director of the African American Cultural Center, will be a guest on radio show Indiana in the Morning on Friday, February 11, 2011, at 8:30 a.m. The show can be heard on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 2/9/2011 11:28:37 AM

List of 2010 Holiday Season Events at IUP

Following is a list of holiday season events at IUP. The Communications office will keep an updated list at Holiday Season Events for 2010 . To have an event added to this list, IUP departments and offices should place the event on the Central Calendar or send information to the Web Team via e-mail at web-tea

Posted on 11/27/2010 10:53:50 PM

Luncheon to Cap 2010 SECA Fund Drive

ARAMARK will sponsor a SECA Campaign Luncheon on Thursday, October 21, 2010, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Oak Room. The menu will be a traditional turkey dinner. The cost is the Oak Room’s usual $6.50. Take-outs will be available.

Posted on 10/15/2010 3:31:46 PM

PASSHE Board of Governors Meeting to Be Webcast Live

A live webcast of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Board of Governors meeting at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 13, 2010, will be available on the PASSHE website.

Posted on 10/12/2010 1:47:48 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Fall 2010 Opening Events on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, September 7, 2010, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 9/2/2010 1:50:35 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Summer 2010 Events on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will be on the Indiana in the Morning radio show Tuesday, June 8, 2010, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450. Her interview was rescheduled from June 1 due to technical difficulties at the station.

Posted on 6/4/2010 10:09:22 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Ruddock Hall, Innovation Awards, Siemens Gift, More on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning radio show on Tuesday, June 1, 2010, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 5/27/2010 3:48:36 PM

Media Relations Director on Radio May 4, 2010

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will discuss May Commencement and more on radio show Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 4/30/2010 9:11:05 AM

Dietetics Students to Discuss Food Drive on Radio

Food and Nutrition Department graduate students and Dr. Rita Johnson will discuss the upcoming Community Nutrition Food Drive on WDAD radio, 1450 AM, on Tuesday, April 13, 2010, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 4/9/2010 3:38:51 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss April 2010 Events on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss the IUP Legacy Gala, Undergraduate Scholars Forum, and more on radio show Indiana in the Morning, Tuesday, April 6, 2010, at 7:40 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 4/2/2010 10:40:21 AM

Dietetics Students to Discuss Benefits of Locally Grown Food on Radio

Why we should eat locally grown food will be discussed by graduate students in the Food and Nutrition Department’s dietetics internship program on WDAD radio, 1450 AM, at 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, March 16, 2010.

Posted on 3/12/2010 8:56:36 AM

Dietetics Students on Radio February 16

Portion control will be discussed by graduate students in the Food and Nutrition Department’s dietetics internship program on WDAD radio, 1450 AM, at 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, February 16, 2010.

Posted on 2/12/2010 11:51:29 AM

Dietetics Students on Radio February 9

Graduate students in the Food and Nutrition Department’s dietetics internship program will discuss “Chocolate Says I Love You” at 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, February 9, 2010, on WDAD radio, 1450 AM.

Posted on 2/5/2010 11:16:32 AM

Media Relations Director on Radio February 2

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will discuss upcoming IUP events on Tuesday, February 2, 2010, at 7:40 a.m. on radio show Indiana in the Morning, airing on WDAD 1450 AM.

Posted on 1/29/2010 3:18:33 PM

IUP to Assist Drug-Free Coalition with Video Project

The Armstrong-Indiana Drug Free Communities Coalition will use a room in IUP’s McCarthy Hall on Tuesday, January 12, 2010, to film an educational video, Intro to Drugs: What Kids Don’t Want You to Know.

Posted on 1/8/2010 9:47:47 AM

Media Relations Director on Radio November 3

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will be a guest on Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, November 3, 2009, at 7:40 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450. She will recap recent IUP events and discuss the upcoming First Commonwealth and Common Freshman Reader lectures as well as other campus happenings.

Posted on 10/30/2009 11:58:24 AM

SECA Lunch Prizes Awarded

See a list of the fifteen prizewinners from the SECA Black and Gold Luncheon on October 22, 2009.

Posted on 10/23/2009 2:55:38 PM

Meet the Man Who Wears the Ring

Super Bowl XLIII championship ringJohn Simpson ’79, events/marketing manager for the six-time Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers, will be a special guest at Thursday’s Black and Gold luncheon to benefit SECA. The event is from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Folger’s Crimson Event Center.

Posted on 10/20/2009 12:01:13 PM

Dries Performs in “Frankenstein” at Philadelphia Street Playhouse

Frankenstein

Communications Office staff member Bruce Dries is performing as the Creature in the production of Frankenstein at the Philadelphia Street Playhouse in downtown Indiana from October 23 through November 1, 2009.

Posted on 10/19/2009 8:51:23 AM

Prizes, Pittsburgh-Style Fare at SECA Luncheon

Mark Geletka, left, Trish Corle, and Sam Phillips are planning a Black and Gold luncheon to benefit SECA on October 22, 2009, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Crimson Event Center, Folger Hall.Those attending the Black and Gold luncheon sponsored by ARAMARK on October 22, 2009, will be eligible for a variety of prizes. The event is from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Folger’s Crimson Event Center. Proceeds benefit SECA (State Employee Combined Appeal).

Posted on 10/14/2009 3:21:06 PM

“Gian Pagnucci: Open Office Hours, Part 2” Now on Facebook

University Professor Gian Pagnucci’s video response to a first round of questions and comments from Facebook users was posted on the IUP Facebook page Wednesday, October 7. See Gian Pagnucci: Open Office Hours, Part 2 . Pagnucci, a professor of English , is holding “Open Office Hours” on Facebook this wee

Posted on 10/8/2009 2:17:56 PM

Picnics in the Grove Feedback Wanted

Provide your feedback on the 2009 season of Picnics in the Grove by completing an on-line survey.

Posted on 8/5/2009 2:38:50 PM

Media Relations Director Fryling on Radio February 3

IUP Media Relations Director Michelle Fryling will be a guest on Bill Otto's Indiana in the Morning radio show on Tuesday, February 3, 2009, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 1/29/2009 4:10:35 PM

Media Relations Director on Radio December 2

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss the tree lighting and December commencement on Bill Otto's "Indiana in the Morning," Tuesday, December 2, 2008, at 7:45 a.m. on radio station WDAD 1450 AM.

Posted on 12/2/2008 8:46:21 AM

Media Relations Director on Radio October 7

IUP Media Relations Director Michelle Fryling will be a guest on Bill Otto's Indiana in the Morning on October 7 at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD 1450 a.m.

Posted on 9/26/2008 9:09:47 AM

September Issue of IUP Reporter Available On Line

The September issue of IUP Reporter, published by the IUP Communications office, is now available on line.

Posted on 9/11/2008 3:25:02 PM