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High School Students Sharpen Critical Thinking Skills at IUP Summer Honors Program

College-bound high school students from across the country opened their minds through higher learning and critical thinking in the Summer Honors Program held July 10–23, 2016, at the Cook Honors College.

Posted on 7/28/2016 12:30:36 PM

Status Report: Honors Alumnus Guillette Succeeds at Harvard

Honors College graduate Jeremy Guillette has been hired as a digital scholarship facilitator at Harvard.

Posted on 4/15/2016 3:02:13 PM

Status Report: Honors Alumnus Guillette Succeeds at Harvard

Honors College graduate Jeremy Guillette has been hired as a digital scholarship facilitator at Harvard.

Posted on 4/15/2016 3:02:13 PM

ROTC Student Finds Opportunities for Campus Leadership, Political Insight

Alyssa Dachowicz's IUP experience includes ROTC, IUP Pride Alliance, the Cook Honors College, and studying abroad in Israel.

Posted on 1/15/2016 6:12:39 PM

Tibetan Monks and Cook Honors College Students Meet for Dinner

Cook Honors College students spent time in conversation with visiting Tibetan monks after enjoying dinner together last week. The head monk, Khentrul Rinpoche, led an informal question and answer session dealing with spirituality, education, and (briefly) video games.

Posted on 11/6/2015 2:51:56 PM

Football Player Putting the 'Student' in Student-Athlete

Walt Pegues is doing his part to erase the long-standing myth of the dumb jock. Yes, he's a key member of the IUP football team—and a good one at that. But football is only part of what Pegues is about.

Posted on 9/9/2015 2:27:29 PM

Valuing the Greater Good: Volunteering, as Part of a College Requirement, Ignites a Passion for Helping Others and Offers a Chance to Gain Real-World Experience

From left: award recipients Shannon Kovalchick and Brandy Rummel, President Michael Driscoll and Ruth Riesenman Helping others proved to pay off for Shannon Kovalchick and Brandy Rummel. What started out as a requirement turned into a passion and a way to hone skills that may prove vital in their

Posted on 11/7/2014 3:08:12 PM