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IUP Receives Grant Funding from PLCB to Reduce Underage, Dangerous Drinking

Indiana University of Pennsylvania has received $39,992 from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board to help to fund strategies to reduce underage and dangerous drinking. IUP’s grant is part of funding from PLCB of almost $2.3 million to 65 municipalities, community groups, schools, colleges and universities and law enforcement agencies through the 2015-17 Alcohol Education Grant Program.

Posted on 6/24/2015 4:47:43 PM

Heroic: IUP Team Takes Top Prize at International Education Conference for Their “HERO 1” Game Project

Communications Media students led by Professor Luis Almeida won a top prize for their video game proposal at the Education Without Borders conference in Dubai, March 26–28. The IUP proposal—for an educational video game called “HERO 1” to teach the English language and American culture to Arab students—was one of only 32 papers the EWB organizers selected for conference presentation out of approximately 3,600 submissions worldwide. Their paper went on to win first place in the “New Media and Mobile Learning” category.

Posted on 6/15/2015 9:37:04 AM

Academy of Culinary Arts Dean’s List, Spring 2015

Students are named to the Dean’s Recognition List for academic excellence at the Academy of Culinary Arts when they achieve a grade-point average of 3.25 or higher.

Posted on 6/5/2015 2:32:40 PM

A Star on the Map: Regional Planning Undergraduate Program Earns National Accreditation

The Regional Planning undergraduate program has earned national accreditation from the Planning Accreditation Board, joining only 13 other undergraduate programs in the United States to be nationally accredited.

Posted on 5/19/2015 1:46:21 PM

IUP Dean Honored as American Theatre Fellow

Michael Hood, dean of IUP’s College of Fine Arts, has been honored by the College of Fellows of the American Theatre as an American Theatre Fellow. He will hold this recognition for a lifetime. He was inducted at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. on April 19, 2015.

Posted on 5/14/2015 10:45:35 AM

McHugh Selected for IUP’s Distinguished University Professor Honor

Maureen McHugh has been selected as IUP’s 2015–16 Distinguished University Professor. A professor of psychology, McHugh is known nationally for her work in gender and diversity and in the field of violence against women.

Posted on 5/7/2015 10:01:33 AM

Four IUP Faculty Members Honored with University Senate Distinguished Faculty Awards

Each year, the University Senate invites students, administrators, and the faculty and staff to nominate faculty members for the University Senate Distinguished Faculty Awards, and the Senate’s Awards Committee determines the winners. Award recipients are recognized at the May commencement ceremony.

Posted on 5/4/2015 4:18:30 PM