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Fatality Prevention Forum 2012

IUP Safety Sciences, in conjunction with the Alcoa Foundation, will host the second Fatality Prevention Forum on October 29–30, 2012. The forum will take place at the Embassy Suites, located at 550 Cherrington Pkwy, Coraopolis, Pa. Additional information regarding the forum will be added in the coming months. Pleas

Posted on 3/27/2012 3:33:33 PM

Major Changes to Safety Sciences B.S. Program

On January 24, 2012, the IUP University Senate approved a program change to the Safety Sciences Department’s B.S. undergraduate program. Beginning in the Fall 2012 semester, the Safety Sciences Department will offer a B.S. in Safety, Health, and Environmental Applied Sciences, rather than a B.S. degree in Safety Scien

Posted on 3/26/2012 2:29:08 PM

Minnick Successfully Defends Her Ph.D. in Administration and Leadership Studies

Wanda Minnick successfully defended her Ph.D. in Administration and Leadership Studies through the Department of Sociology on March 19, 2012. Christopher Janicak, professor in the Safety Sciences Department, served as Minnick's dissertation advisor. Minnick should be congratulated for her hard work and dedica

Posted on 3/19/2012 2:05:10 PM

Wachter Receives Professional Paper Award for Ethics Article

Jan Wachter, associate professor in the Safety Sciences Department , received second-place honors in the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) annual Professional Paper Awards with his article, “Ethics: The Absurd Yet Preferred Approach to Safety Management.” Wachter will receive his award and honorarium at

Posted on 3/13/2012 10:13:29 AM

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    Indiana, PA 15705
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