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The Black Experience at IUP: Improve It with Your Voice

Black students, faculty, and staff are invited to join a discussion with an IUP alumni committee that aims to improve the academic success and social experience of Black students at IUP. Kicking off Homecoming weekend, this Fireside Chat with the Black Experience Alumni Committee will be Thursday, September 30, from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. in the Elkin Hall Great Room.

Council of Trustees Approve Naming of Breezedale Terrace in Honor and Memory of Late Mary Jo Banks Lyttle

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Council of Trustees today approved the naming of the terrace at Breezedale Alumni Center in honor of the late Mary Jo Banks Lyttle.

IUP Ambassadors Seeking Qualified Student Members

The IUP Ambassadors, IUP’s student alumni association, is seeking the nomination of qualified students for membership. Faculty, staff, and alumni are encouraged to nominate a student for membership. Students can self-nominate by completing a membership application.

Are You an IUP Tradition Keeper?

The IUP Ambassadors, the student alumni association, has launched the Tradition Keepers program, a way for all IUP students to engage with IUP traditions at their own pace, earning prizes along the way. Program categories include IUP Pride, Experience, Philanthropy, Campus, Indiana, and Discovery.

Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient Named CEO of Dow Jones, Publisher of “Wall Street Journal”

Almar Latour, a 1994 journalism graduate and 2010 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient, will become the next chief executive officer of Dow Jones and publisher of the Wall Street Journal, succeeding William Lewis upon his departure on May 15, 2020, according to an announcement from the Wall Street Journal.

Alumni Panel Discussion: Metropolitan Careers

Students are invited to attend an exciting alumni panel discussion on March 18, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. in the Great Room, Elkin Hall. Listen and learn from five successful alumni who have lived and worked in major cities. Registration is not required.

Alumni and Student Networking Event at the Hilton Garden Inn at IUP

Alumni and students are invited to attend a special evening of networking Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn at IUP.

IUP Ambassadors Seeking Qualified Members

The IUP Ambassadors are seeking your nomination for qualified students from your department, classes, or organization. Nominated students should be those who you believe would enjoy and benefit from being an IUP Ambassador.