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Jake Williams Scholarship Awarded to Andrea Mowers

The first winner of a Jake Williams Scholarship is Andrea K. Mowers, an IUP Journalism and Public Relations Department major and SPJ member who recently accepted a Washington Center internship in Washington D.C.

Posted on 4/18/2016 11:17:24 AM

Reconsidering Reassessment and the Property Tax

On April 19, 2016, from 5:00–6:30 p.m. in the Ohio Room of the Hadley Union Building on the Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus, the topic of local tax reassessments will be discussed as part of a public discussion about Pennsylvania’s property tax. 

Posted on 3/10/2016 8:47:48 AM

Police Chief Visits News Reporting Class

Indiana borough police chief William Sutton visited the News Reporting class taught by David Loomis on Wednesday, February 24, to discuss the Pennsylvania Right to Know Law and the state’s Criminal History Record Information Act.

Posted on 2/29/2016 7:31:11 AM

Journalism and Public Relations Department Welcomes Back Miller

Laurie Miller taught at IUP as a full-time temporary faculty member from 2005 to 2008 in what was then the Journalism Department. Now, the former newspaper journalist has returned to the renamed Journalism and Public Relations Department as an assistant professor.

Posted on 2/4/2016 9:00:34 AM

Alumna Ward Speaks About Reporting on Murder Trial of Pittsburgh Medical Researcher

Paula Reed Ward, IUP Journalism and Public Relations Department class of ’96, spoke to News Reporting students on Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, in Davis 409, the computer lab.

Posted on 9/21/2015 11:13:50 AM

Seventh Annual SPJ J-Jobs Boot Camp

How do you start that media career for which you spent years in college? Two recent IUP journalism grads tell how at the J-Jobs Boot Camp on Wednesday, April 29, sponsored by the IUP chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

Posted on 4/7/2015 8:13:57 AM

Papakie Selected as a Golden Key Honorary Member

Congratulations to Michele Papakie, chairwoman of the IUP Journalism Department, for being selected as a Golden Key Honorary Member this year.

Posted on 3/6/2015 8:34:34 AM

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