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April 2009

Volume V, No. 4
IUP Mine Mapping Institute Receives $95,000 in Federal Funding
IUP’s Institute for Mine Mapping, Archival Procedures, and Safety has received $95,000 in federal funding to continue its work of archiving, digitally recording, and geographically referencing historical coal mine maps.
“Make the Impossible Possible”
Bill Strickland’s Make the Impossible Possible: One Man’s Crusade to Inspire Others to Dream Bigger and Achieve the Extraordinary, has been selected as next year’s Common Freshman Reader.
Cook to be May Commencement Keynote Speaker
Robert E. Cook, IUP class of 1964, will be the 2009 May commencement keynote speaker.
IUP Receives Funding for Correctional Education Clearinghouse and Educational Program
IUP will receive $1.1 million in federal funding for its Correctional Education Clearinghouse and Educational Program.
Zanich to Serve as Interim Dean
Mary Lou Zanich has been tapped by Provost Gerald Intemann to serve as the interim dean of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics. She will begin her new role on July 1.
Memorial Service Planned for Late Trustee
The university suffered a great loss on February 23 with the passing of Trustee David Johnson.
Rewriting the (Record) Book After Forty Years
Jahzinga Tracey has become the first IUP women’s basketball player to earn All-America honors in consecutive years.
IUP Vice President Accepts New Position
Robert O. Davies, vice president for University Relations and executive director of the Foundation for IUP, has accepted the position of president of Eastern Oregon University.
Faculty and Staff Stars
Memorial Run, Winged Warbler, Radiotelemetry, and more...
Honoring 3,640 Years of Service
IUP President Tony Atwater honored 188 employees at the recent service awards luncheon ceremony.
Three IUP Faculty Members Honored with Distinguished Faculty Awards
Distinguished Faculty Award for Research, Distinguished Faculty Award for Teaching, and Distinguished Faculty Award for Service
In Transition
Employees on the move
IUP Cares: Economic Crisis: Bracing for Change
More than two hundred people attended the event on March 25.
Student Stars
Exceptional students, including two members of the Robert E. Cook Honors College who were selected for prestigious awards
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