News: December 2010

Journalism Students Revive Award-Winning Newscast

In February 2014, student journalists revived an award-winning local-news program that airs on WIUP-FM, the campus non-commercial radio station in the basement of Davis Hall.

Posted on 2/26/2014 8:22:49 PM

Finegan Selected as Director of Robert E. Cook Honors College at IUP

Caleb Finegan, associate professor of History, began his term as director on January 21. He replaces Janet Goebel, who retired in 2013.

Posted on 1/23/2014 3:53:43 PM

“Making a Difference” Essay Contest Winners

IUP’s Cook Honors College and Center for Civic Engagement and Student Leadership sponsored a national “Making a Difference” essay contest. Students from twenty-six states answered the question “How have you been transformed by your community service?”

Posted on 12/17/2010 2:10:41 PM

Young Alumni Award Recipient Fakhri Remembers his CHC Years

Dr. Abid Fakhri, the 2010 winner of the Biology Department’s Young Alumni Award, graduated from the Cook Honors College at Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 2003 with a B.S. in Biology and Pre-med. He went on to earn his M.D. at Drexel University, and he is currently a fellow in cardiovascular disease at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 12/10/2010 11:29:22 AM

Professor Chimonides Strives to Bring Serverlove to the Stage

Jason Chimonides, an IUP Theater and Dance Department professor, is teaching the freshman interdisciplinary core class in the Cook Honors College for the first time while trying to get his play, Serverlove, produced in New York City.

Posted on 12/7/2010 10:49:53 AM