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College Technology Day, August 23

The IUP College of Education and Communications will host the 13th Technology Day in Stouffer Hall on Wednesday, August 23, 2017.

Posted on 8/14/2017 10:31:52 AM

Rieg Authors Article on Benefits and Challenges of Professional Development School Partnership

Sue Rieg, dean’s associate for Educator Preparation, Office of Educator Preparation, published an article on the benefits and challenges of a new professional development school partnership in “School-University Partnerships,” the journal of the National Association for Professional Development Schools.

Posted on 8/9/2017 1:55:56 PM

IUP Educator Preparation Program Receives National Recognition

The doctor of education in Administration and LeadershipStudies program in the Department of Professional Studies in Education hasreceived national recognition for meeting the highest standards from theEducational Leadership Constituent Council.

Posted on 8/3/2017 1:37:58 PM

Interns Create New Content for IUP-TV

Communications Media interns have spent their summer working with local businesses and creating new content for IUP-TV programs “The Swoop” and “Public Pictures Theater.”

Posted on 7/21/2017 8:15:37 AM

Kleinman Presents on Influences on People’s Willingness to Discuss Interpersonal Politics

Communications Media Department faculty member Steven Kleinman is presenting his research on political communication at national conferences during 2017.

Posted on 7/12/2017 8:15:45 AM

Benjamin Co-Leads Research Seminar on Residential Learning Communities

Mimi Benjamin, assistant professor in the Student Affairs in Higher Education Department, served as a co-leader of the Elon University Center for Engaged Learning’s research seminar on residential learning communities as a high impact practice.

Posted on 7/5/2017 2:18:47 PM

Communications Media Faculty Member Shoots Film in Indiana

Award-winning filmmaker and Communications Media facultymember Jeremy Waltman brought his latest project, “Blairsville,” to Indiana this summer.

Posted on 6/16/2017 1:07:54 PM

Comm Media Alumni Event to be Held at Evil Genius Brewpub in Philadelphia

The Department of CommunicationsMedia will host a summer alumni event at Evil Genius Brewpub in Philadelphiain summer 2017. Philly-area alumni from thedepartment are invited to network and see former professors.

Posted on 6/14/2017 8:39:11 AM

Guth Presents on Cultural Humility

Lorraine Guth, Department of Counseling, delivered the nationalpresentation “A Pathway to Cultural Humility: Reflections from NBCC-I Institutes”at the 2017 National Board for Certified Counselors Foundation Bridging the GapSymposium.

Posted on 5/29/2017 8:15:48 AM

Students Honored at Student Affairs in Higher Education 2017 Commencement

Three graduating students from the Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education (SAHE) were honored for exceptional accomplishments and contributions as part of the department’s commencement 2017 activities.    Alana Weyant (’17) received the Outstanding Scholar Award

Posted on 5/16/2017 10:56:30 AM

McCarthy Authors Article on Suicide Prevention

John McCarthy, Department of Counseling, wrote an article on suicide prevention that was recently published in Counseling Today Online.

Posted on 5/15/2017 8:45:54 PM

Four Honored with University Senate Distinguished Faculty Awards

Since 1969, the University Senate has honored faculty members who make significant contributions to the university by presenting them with Distinguished Faculty Awards in the areas of creative arts, research, service, and teaching. Recipients of the awards are recognized during May commencement.

Posted on 5/10/2017 3:28:50 PM

College Working With International Leaders in Education Program

The College of Education and Educational Technology is working with the group known as the International Leaders in Education Program. International educators from across the globe take part in classes and learn from American-style teaching and pedagogies to enrich their own.

Posted on 5/7/2017 4:22:28 PM

Benjamin Co-Authors Two Articles in College Student Affairs Journal

Mimi Benjamin, assistant professor in the Student Affairs in Higher Education department, co-authored two articles that were published in the spring 2017 issue of the College Student Affairs Journal.

Posted on 5/1/2017 3:04:51 PM

IUP Labyrinth Center Welcomes Visitors from Clemson University

The IUP LabyrinthCenter, located in the College of Education and Educational Technology,welcomed colleagues from Clemson University on March 15, 2017, to share theirapproaches. The Labyrinth Center supports the growing number of students at IUP admitted withAutism Spectrum Disorder.

Posted on 5/1/2017 7:22:22 AM

Disability Awareness Resources Room Open in Davis Hall

The Disability Awareness Resources room, located in Davis Hall, Room 115A, is available to students with and without disabilities, creating a place where they can find literature and other materials as well as technology to assist those with a variety of disabilities.

Posted on 4/28/2017 10:04:09 AM

Porter Looks to Improve Photography Studios

IUP’s Academic Computing Policy and Advisory Committee funded Communications Media faculty member Rachel Porter’s proposal for the Technological Exploration and Innovation Fund, which will be used to acquire industry standard photographic technology that will provide the photography studio with a digital capture workspace.

Posted on 4/26/2017 1:30:57 PM

Labyrinth Center Awarded ACPAC Technology Exploration and Innovation Grant

The IUP Labyrinth Center, located in the College of Education andEducational Technology, was awarded one of the 2017 Academic Computing PolicyAdvisory Committee Technological Exploration and Innovation Fund grants foruse in purchasing Livescribe Smart Technology to support the students in thecenter.

Posted on 4/24/2017 3:21:28 PM

McCarthy Publishes on Creative Problem-Solving

John McCarthy, Department of Counseling, published an article titled "Teaching counseling: A look beyond counseling" in the recent issue of the Journal of Asia Pacific Counseling.

Posted on 4/24/2017 10:36:49 AM

Professor Willis Awarded for Service on Pennsylvania Phi Beta Lambda Board

Adult and Community Education Department Professor LucindaWillis received an award for her 15 years of distinguished service on the Pennsylvania Phi Beta Lambda advisory board. Professor Willis is in charge of businesseducation programs for the department.

Posted on 4/21/2017 5:28:24 PM

Disability Service Senior Receives 2017 Emerging Student Leader Grant

Jessica Rae Wertz,a senior Disability Services major with a minor in deaf studies, wasrecognized by the IUP Student Government Association at their 2017 LeadershipAwards Reception on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, as this year’s Emerging StudentLeader Grant recipient.

Posted on 4/21/2017 8:57:47 AM

McLaughlin Presents at Miami University on School-Based Mental Health

Courtney McLaughlin, PhD, NCSP, presented “Small Pieces Make the Big Picture in School-Based Mental Health” at Miami University during the second week of April 2017.

Posted on 4/20/2017 12:54:01 PM

Runge and Student Publish Research in PAPBS Network Newsletter

Haylee Peace, a student in the Educational and School Psychology Post-Master’s Certification in School Psychology program, along with Timothy Runge, associate professor, were recently published in the Spring 2017 Pennsylvania Positive Behavior Support newsletter.

Posted on 4/19/2017 1:33:27 PM

Stiegler to Present on Prince’s “The War” at UK Conference

Communications Media faculty member Zack Stiegler will present his interpretation of Prince’s 26-minute conceptual composition, “The War,” at Purple Reign, an interdisciplinary conference that will concentrate on the life and legacy of the innovative musician Prince.

Posted on 4/18/2017 2:08:45 PM

Workshop on Opioid Epidemic Hosted by Center for Career and Technical Personnel Preparation

The public is invited to a free workshop on Friday, April 28, 2017, to learn more about the opioid epidemic that is taking a toll on lives across our region and impacting our communities. The workshop will be at the IUP Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

Posted on 4/18/2017 7:14:17 AM

Communications Media Faculty to be Honored

Communications Media faculty member Stephanie Keppich is being recognized by the Center for Teaching Excellence for her work as the director of the Center for Media Production as well as for her mentorship role in the production of IUP football and basketball games.

Posted on 4/14/2017 1:16:17 PM

C&I Doctoral Students Present Symposium on 21st Century Learning Environments

Curriculum and Instruction doctoralstudents and Crystal Machado, Department of ProfessionalStudies in Education, presented a symposium on March 6, 2017, at the Society for Information and Teacher Education’sConference in Austin, Texas.

Posted on 4/10/2017 1:07:53 PM

IUP Offers New Endorsement Certificate Program for Autism Spectrum Disorder

The 12-credit Online Endorsement Certificate will help working teachers improve their expertise with children and adults who experience autism spectrum disorder. The program is open to both IUP graduate students and individuals outside of the university community looking to build their teaching credentials.

Posted on 4/10/2017 10:02:22 AM

Hammet Price Selected for 2016–17 Ray Coppler Disability Awareness Award

The recipient of the seventh annual Ray Coppler Disability Awareness Award is Lisa Hammett Price, professor in the Speech-Language Pathology program in the Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services.

Posted on 4/7/2017 3:35:28 PM

SAHE Announces 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient

The Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education is pleased to announce Jennifer DuBrava Hinton as the recipient of the Ronald Lunardini Distinguished Alumni Award for 2017.

Posted on 4/6/2017 12:38:34 PM

Benjamin, Lowery, and Mueller Present Educational Programs at ACPA Conference

Mimi Benjamin, John Wesley Lowery, and John Mueller, of the Student Affairs in Higher Education Department, presented educational programs at the annual American College Personnel Association  conference in Columbus, Ohio, March 26–29, 2017.

Posted on 4/3/2017 10:08:32 AM

Lowery Featured Speaker at 2017 Texas Higher Education Law Conference

John Wesley Lowery,Student Affairs in Higher Education Department, was a featured speaker at Texas Higher Education Law Conference on March 26–27, 2017, at the University of North Texas in Denton. His presentation was titled “Legislation and Regulation in a Time of Turmoil and Uncertainty.”

Posted on 4/3/2017 8:24:58 AM

Disability Awareness Resources Room to Open in Davis Hall

A group of students at Indiana University of Pennsylvania has created a place where fellow classmates with disabilities can find assistance. The Disability Awareness Resources Room will open Monday, April 3, in 115A Davis Hall.

Posted on 3/30/2017 8:39:54 PM

Guth Publishes Article on School Counseling in Malawi

Lorraine Guth co-authored the article “School Counseling inMalawi: International Collaboration in the Warm Heart of Africa” that was just publishedin Journal of Asia Pacific Counseling.

Posted on 3/28/2017 8:51:44 PM

Guth Presents on International Group Counseling Project in Malawi

Lorraine Guth, Department of Counseling, delivered the national presentation “Internationalgroup counseling outreach and research project in Malawi” at the AmericanCounseling Association Conference that was held in San Francisco, California, inMarch 2017.

Posted on 3/28/2017 8:49:33 PM

Comm Media Alumni to Receive Award for Accomplishments in National Media

James Rose ’90 and Colin Helms ’93 will receive IUP’sDistinguished Alumni Award for their success in national media careers.

Posted on 3/27/2017 12:54:44 PM

College of Education and Educational Technology and Asian Studies To Host Journalist Mould

David Mould, professor emeritus of Media Arts andStudies at Ohio University, will speak on April 3, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in the Humanities and Social Sciences Building in Room 225. All are welcome.

Posted on 3/27/2017 11:30:01 AM

Benjamin and Lowery Author Chapter in Student Affairs Careers Book

Mimi Benjamin, assistant professor, and John Wesley Lowery, professor and chair, in the Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education, co-authored a book chapter in the recently released book, Careers in Student Affairs: A Holistic Guide to Professional Development in Higher Education.

Posted on 3/22/2017 10:05:23 AM

Ankrum Publishes Book on Differentiated Literacy Instruction

Literacy Center Director Julie Ankrum published the book Differentiated Literacy Instruction: Assessing, Grouping, Teaching.

Posted on 3/21/2017 6:05:01 PM

Benjamin and Lowery Present Educational Programs at NASPA Conference

Mimi Benjamin, assistant professor, and John Wesley Lowery, professor, of the Student Affairs in Higher Education Department presented educational programs at the annual National Association of Student Personnel Association conference in San Antonio, Texas, March 11–15, 2017.

Posted on 3/20/2017 2:54:40 PM

Disability Services Student Receives Champion Scholar Recognition

Congratulations to Kendall Elizabeth Hunter, a sophomoreDisability Services major with a minor in Audiology, who was recognized by the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) as the Women’s BasketballChampion Scholar for 2016-2017.

Posted on 3/9/2017 12:03:03 PM

Labyrinth Center Discussed on State System Public Affairs Show “Infinite Opportunities”

Faculty members and a graduate student involved with the Labyrinth Center will be among the featured guests on an upcoming episode of the Sunday morning public affairs show “Infinite Opportunities” on Sunday, March 12, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. on PCN.

Posted on 3/8/2017 2:40:59 PM

Belch and Racchini Author Chapter on Student Affairs

Holley Belch, professor, Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education, and Amber Racchini, assistant professor, Department of Developmental Studies, co-authored a book chapter titled “Student Affairs: A Primer” in a newly released edition of Student Affairs for Academic Administrators.

Posted on 2/15/2017 12:25:08 PM

McLaughlin Interviewed for Research on Mental Health and Geography Using Social Media

Courtney McLaughlin was recognized bythe American Psychological Association for beginning the use of the ArcGIS GeoEventProcessor for use in the field of psychology to better understand mentalhealth.

Posted on 2/9/2017 4:12:09 PM

Guth Publishes on International Group Work Research Guidelines

Lorraine Guth, Counseling, co-authored the article “International Group WorkResearch: Guidelines in Cultural Contexts” that was published in the Journal for Specialists in Group Work.

Posted on 2/7/2017 3:11:57 PM

Guth Leads NBCC-I Malawi Counseling Institute Delegation

Lorraine Guth, Counseling, was honored to be part of the National Board of Certified Counselors International MalawiCounseling Institute that was held in January 2017 in Malawi.

Posted on 2/7/2017 3:10:39 PM

Lowery Featured Speaker at 2017 Association for Student Conduct Administration Conference

John Wesley Lowery, professor and chair of the Student Affairs in Higher Education Department, reviewed the legislative and regulatory developments of the previous year impacting student conduct administration in higher education, has become a tradition at the conference over the past decade and half.

Posted on 2/6/2017 3:15:07 PM

IUP Welcomes International Delegates

On February 2, 2017, President Michael Driscoll and Provost Timothy Moerland officially welcomed 16 visiting Fellows who are part of the International Leaders in Education Program.

Posted on 2/6/2017 8:35:28 AM

Four IUP Educator Preparation Programs Receive National Recognition

Four educator education programs have received national recognition for meeting the highest standards from their professional associations. This recognition is the formal affirmation given to a program meeting the stringent standards set forth by their specialized organization.

Posted on 2/6/2017 7:16:00 AM

Muchtar Publishes on International Journalism

Communications Media faculty member Nurhaya Muchtar published two articles on international journalism in the Taylor and Francis journal Journalism Studies. “Journalists’ Development Journalism Role Perceptions” was published in December 2016, and “Journalism and the Islamic Worldview” was published in February 2017.

Posted on 2/2/2017 3:19:40 PM

McLaughlin Publishes Article on School Psychologists’ Use of Social Networking Sites

Courtney McLaughlin, PhD, NCSP, associateprofessor, recently published an article on school psychologists’ use of socialnetworking sites in a prominent school psychology publication called Communiqué.

Posted on 1/31/2017 12:06:31 PM

Speech-Language Pathology 2006 Alumni Reunion Event a Success

IUP speech-language pathology alumni who graduated in 2006 recently held a reunion on campus that included social events as well as professional presentations for current students.

Posted on 1/18/2017 11:02:24 AM

Funds Renewed for International Leaders in Education Program

Indiana University of Pennsylvania has received a second year of funding from the Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs in the amount of $185,000 to continue the International Leaders in Education Program. As a recipient of the funds, IUP will, again this year, serve as a host institution for 16 international secondary teachers (Fellows) for an immersive professional development experience.

Posted on 12/6/2016 2:52:41 PM

Kuban Named 2016 Carl J. Schaefer Memorial Award Recipient

Justin Kuban, student in the Center for Career and Technical Personnel Preparation, was named the 2016 Carl J. Schaefer Memorial Award recipient by the NOCTI Board of Trustees at the Association for Career and Technical Education conference in Las Vegas on December 1, 2016.

Posted on 12/6/2016 12:11:28 PM

Rieg Honored as State Teacher Educator of the Year by Pennsylvania Association of College and Teacher Educators

Sue Rieg, professor of education, dean’s associate for educatorpreparation, and the director of Professional Development School Partnershipsat IUP,has been selected by the Pennsylvania Association of College and Teacher Educators (PAC-TE) as the 2016 TeacherEducator of the Year.PAC-TE is a nonprofit professional association for all those in Pennsylvaniawho are engaged in the preparation and development of professionaleducators.

Posted on 11/28/2016 4:21:17 PM

Bruno Receives Pennsylvania Counseling Association President’s Award

At the 48th annual conference of the Pennsylvania Counseling Association, Michelle Bruno, Department of Counseling, was the recipient of the President’s Award in recognition of her years of dedication to PCA.

Posted on 11/28/2016 7:33:30 AM

2015–16 Annual Report for College of Education and Educational Technology

Highlights of what the college has accomplished during the 2015–16 academic year. Guided by IUP’s Strategic Plan, the faculty, staff, and partners of the college have worked extraordinarily hard and look forward to a bright future.

Posted on 11/16/2016 8:09:12 AM

Introducing Instructional Design and Technology Program

Revisions to the Adult Education and CommunicationsTechnology track in the Department of Adult and Community Education have been approved by University Senate. The revised track, Instructional Design and Technology,will be offered at the Monroeville Center beginning in fall 2017.

Posted on 11/8/2016 4:36:17 PM

Creative Digital Media Manager is Communications Media Guest Speaker

IUP Communications Media graduate Scott Pitts will return to campus on November 16 to talk with students about his background and careers in media production, design, and development.

Posted on 11/7/2016 4:27:39 PM

McCarthy Presents on Creativity and Counseling

John McCarthy, Department of Counseling, offered a workshop on creative thinking and creative problem-solving in counseling at the 2016 Oregon Mental Health Professionals Conference in Portland, Oregon.

Posted on 11/7/2016 2:32:38 PM

Lowery Authors Book Chapter on Student Conduct

John Wesley Lowery, professor and chair of the Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education, recently published a chapter, “Student Conduct,”in the fifth edition of Rentz's Student Affairs Practice in Higher Education.

Posted on 11/3/2016 4:01:22 PM

IUP-TV Fright Night

Public Picture Theater on IUP-TV presents its first-ever Halloween special—two nights of fun, film, and fear on October 30–31 with movies such as “Plan 9 from Outer Space,” “Night of the Living Dead,” and “House on the Haunted Hill.”

Posted on 10/27/2016 1:37:05 PM

Mueller Contributes Chapter on Multicultural Competence to New Student Services Textbook

JohnMueller of the Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education and 1981alumna Raechele L. Pope have co-authored a chapter for the sixth edition of “Student Services: A Handbook for theProfession.”

Posted on 10/24/2016 10:45:52 AM

Communications Media Alumna, Working at Comedy Central, to be Honored

Jonnee Tonsel, a project manager for Comedy Central’s Brand Creative Team, is being honored with one of IUP’s 2016 Young Alumni Achievement Awards for her accomplishments in national media.

Posted on 10/24/2016 10:32:33 AM

Communications Media Students Produce Live Crimson Hawks Sports

Fans of IUP Crimsons Hawks athletics can watch live webcasts of home football games this fall and several men’s and women’s basketball games in the spring via IUP Webcast.

Posted on 10/10/2016 10:12:20 AM

Researchers’ Reception Crimson Cup Challenge 2016

The Research Institute team would like to thank everyone who turned out for the Researchers’ Reception on Thursday, September 29. Here are the winners of this year’s Crimson Cup Challenge.

Posted on 10/6/2016 12:29:58 PM

Witchel Presents on Aesthetic of Music, Imagery, and Gestalt

Bob Witchel, Counseling Department, presented a workshop at a joint Association for the Advancement of Gestalt Therapy and the European Association of Gestalt Therapy conference in Taormina, Sicily. The workshop was titled “The Aesthetic of Music, Imagery and Gestalt: An Experiential Workshop.”

Posted on 9/27/2016 10:26:10 AM

2016 Alumni Scholar Award Ceremony and Scholarship Reception

Bradley E. Wiggins, D’11, is the recipient of the 2016 College of Education and Educational Technology Alumni Scholar Award.

Posted on 9/26/2016 7:52:11 AM

Communications Media Faculty Member Screens New Film

“It Plays Like Love,” an original film written, produced, anddirected by new Communications Media faculty member Jeremy Waltman, will beshown at IUP onTuesday, October 4, at 6:00 p.m. in Stouffer Auditorium, followed by a question-and-answer session with Waltman.

Posted on 9/21/2016 3:03:47 PM

Ali Presents on Developmental Math in 21st-Century Classrooms

Parveen Ali presented "Developmental Math in the 21st-Century Classroom" at the 16th International Conference on Diversity in Organizations, Communities, and Nations, which was held in Granada, Spain, on July 27–29, 2016.

Posted on 9/21/2016 1:13:00 PM

Communications Media Professor Receives Top Paper Award

A research paper on interpersonal political discussion byCommunications Media faculty member Steven Kleinman, “Talking Politics: Discussion Partner andGroup Preferences,” is being named toppaper in the political communication category by the National CommunicationAssociation.

Posted on 9/21/2016 12:10:05 PM

Communications Media Faculty and Student Publish on Impact of Mobile Technology on Our Culture

Communications Mediafaculty member Zachary Stiegler and PhD candidate Nick Artman have penned achapter in the book ConfrontingTechnopoly: Charting a Course towards Human Survival. Their chapter tackles the effects mobiledevices have had in shaping our cultural status quo.

Posted on 9/19/2016 12:05:22 PM

Ankrum Publishes Co-Authored Articles on Professional Development in Literacy Instruction

Julie Ankrum, Professional Studies in Education, recently co-authored and published two articles on professional development in literacy instruction: “Barriers to change: Findings from three literacy professional learning initiatives” and “Professional development to promote teacher adaptability.”

Posted on 9/16/2016 8:38:05 AM

Migyanka and Knickelbein Receive Funding from State System

Joann Migyanka and Becky Knickelbein, Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services, received a funding award from Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13/PASSHE for their project, “Pilot Project for Degree Completion of ASD Students.”

Posted on 9/15/2016 8:31:47 AM

Lowery Authors Book Chapter on Student Records, Privacy, and Sexual Assault

John Wesley Lowery, professor and chair of the Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education, recently published a chapter, “Student Records, Privacy, and Sexual Assault: Considerations and Compliance,” in the book Campus Sexual Assault Teams: Program Development and Ongoing Operations.

Posted on 9/12/2016 4:18:41 PM

Reilly and Migyanka Publish on Implementing Differentiating Instruction

Edel Reilly from the Mathematics Department and Joann Migyanka from the Communication Disorders,Special Education, and Disability Services Department co-authored the paper “Moving AllStudents towards Mathematical Success: Teachers’ Perceptions of Learning andImplementing Differentiating Instruction.”

Posted on 9/9/2016 2:16:52 PM

Students and Professor Present at Pennsylvania Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports Implementers’ Forum

Educational and School Psychology graduate students Krista Streyle and Haylee Peace recently presented posters at the 2016 Pennsylvania Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports Implementers’ Forum in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

Posted on 9/8/2016 1:37:06 PM

Runge Presents on Identification of Specific Learning Disabilities in Written Expression within Multi-tiered System of Supports

Timothy Runge, Educational and School Psychology Department, presented an invited workshop on May 19 titled “RtII/Specific Learning Disability Determination in Writing K-12” at the Harrisburg office of the Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network.

Posted on 9/8/2016 1:30:16 PM

Laverick Publishes “Mentoring Processes in Higher Education”

DeAnna Laverick's book portrays the various ways in which mentoring occurs in higher education and targets stakeholders who benefit from mentoring, namely faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, and their professional colleagues.

Posted on 8/31/2016 10:01:11 AM

Lowery Presents on Campus Security, Due Process, and Legislative Issues

John Wesley Lowery, professor and chair of the Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education, recently presented at the Jeanne Clery Act Training Seminar (CATS) on August 9–10, 2016. The seminar was held on the campus of Occidental College in Pasadena, California.

Posted on 8/19/2016 10:47:42 AM

Lowery Presents on Federal Mandates at Gehring Academies

John Wesley Lowery, professor and chair of Student Affairsin Higher Education, presented at the Association for Student ConductAdministration’s 2016 Donald D. Gehring Academies for Student ConductAdministration at the University of California, Berkeley, and in Indianapolis,Indiana.

Posted on 7/18/2016 1:05:21 PM

Benjamin Serves as Resource Faculty Member at National Summer Institute on Learning Communities

Mimi Benjamin, assistant professor in the Student Affairs inHigher Education department, served as an invited resource faculty member at theNational Summer Institute on Learning Communities, hosted by the WashingtonCenter at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, July11–15, 2016.

Posted on 7/18/2016 1:01:58 PM

Price Publishes Book on Reading Aloud with Young Children

Lisa Hammett Price recently published a book titled "Revitalizing Read Alouds: Interactive Talk About Books with Young Children, PreK-2" through Teachers College Press. The book is co-authored with Barbara Bradley, associate professor at the University of Kansas.

Posted on 6/30/2016 3:41:10 PM

Benjamin Serves as Invited Expert for Residential Learning Communities Research Planning Forum

On June 28, 2016, Mimi Benjamin, assistant professor in the StudentAffairs in Higher Education department, participated as an invited expert atElon University's Center for Engaged Learning's planning forum for their 2017–19research seminar on residential learning communities.

Posted on 6/30/2016 1:53:41 PM

McCarthy Serves as Co-author on Article on Counseling Enrollment

John McCarthy, Department of Counseling, was the co-author on a recent article in The Journal of Counselor Preparation and Supervision.

Posted on 6/23/2016 6:33:31 AM

Lowery Presents at Cleary Act Seminar

John Wesley Lowery, professor and chair of the Department ofStudent Affairs in Higher Education, recently presented in Philadelphia at theJeanne Clery Act Training Seminar on May 18–19, 2016.

Posted on 6/16/2016 12:49:54 PM

Guth Selected for White Earth Reservation Institute for Education

Lorraine Guth, professor in the Department of Counseling, recently participated in White Earth Reservation Institute for Education that was sponsored by the National Board of Certified Counselors International.

Posted on 6/16/2016 9:49:22 AM

SAHE Faculty and Students Study Higher Education Abroad: Europe and New Zealand

Faculty and students from the Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education (SAHE) participated in study tours of higher education in several European countries and in New Zealand from May 13 through June 3, 2016.

Posted on 6/14/2016 11:51:52 AM

Umbrella Research Brown Bag Session

The College of Education and Educational Technology invites you to its next Research Brown Bag on Friday, April 22, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. in Davis Hall, Room 124. Join Lori Lombard and Vicky Ortiz as they discuss how they get their students involved in the art of doing research.

Posted on 4/19/2016 3:42:56 PM

Degree Completion Partnership Between IUP and Butler County Community College

IUP signed a degree completion partnership agreement with Butler County Community College on March 18, 2016, providing BC3 students with the opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree while remaining on their campus.

Posted on 3/22/2016 8:22:03 AM

Educational Theory to Practice Poster Session

The Department of Professional Studies in Education will host a poster session showcasing student work in language arts and development on December 1, 2015. Refreshments will be provided.

Posted on 11/24/2015 3:02:56 PM

Presentation: Children During the Holocaust

Please join us for "Children During the Holocaust," to be presented by holocaust survivor Shalamit Bastacky on Monday, November 16, 2015, from 5:05 to 6:00 p.m., in Beard Auditorium in Stouffer Hall.

Posted on 11/11/2015 10:51:43 AM

Research Brown Bag Series: PIMA, the Primary Investigator Mentorship Academy

Lynnanne Black, Michelle Bruno, Crystal Machado, and Joann Migyanka will share their experiences after participating in PIMA at the first Brown Bag event on Thursday, November 12, 2015, at 3:00 p.m. in Stouffer Hall.

Posted on 11/9/2015 7:49:36 AM

Toy Drive Underway to Benefit Shelter for Women and Children

A toy drive benefiting the Debra House Shelter for Women and Children is underway. Donations of toys and clothing for children, age newborn to 13, are being collected until Monday, December 7, on the third floor of Davis Hall.

Posted on 11/2/2015 7:40:17 AM

Register Now for the BLEND Project

Don't forget to register as soon as possible for the November 11 BLEND Session: Cultivating and Strengthening Co-mentoring Relationships with Faculty and Graduate Assistants to Enhance Research Productivity.

Posted on 10/28/2015 7:54:07 AM

WIUP-FM seeks volunteer DJs

Calling all music lovers — 90.1 WIUP-FM is looking for a dedicated on-air personality to join our Saturday lineup for a two-hour block of great music hosted by ... YOU!

Posted on 10/5/2015 5:42:57 PM

Lind Presents on Sports Video Production at College Sports Media Summit in Atlanta

David Lind presented “Great Ideas  in Teaching/Training Sports Video Production”at the ninth annual College Sports MediaSummit, held May 27–29, 2015.

Posted on 6/25/2015 10:00:25 AM

Onyett Presents at ISTE Conference

Dr. Lloyd Onyett, Assistant Dean for Technology in the College of Education and Educational Technology, will be conducting a workshop on "DisplayNote - Class Collaboration System for Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)" at the International Society for Technology in Education conference on June 29, 2015 in Philadelphia.

Posted on 6/22/2015 10:43:50 AM

IUP Professional Development School Partnership Presents Paper at National Conference

Professor Sue Rieg, two members of the East PikeProfessional Development School partnership, and two Early Childhood/Special Education teacher candidates presented their paper, “IASD IUP PDS with a3SP,” at the National Professional Development School Conference in Atlanta,Ga.

Posted on 3/26/2015 7:19:50 AM

Onyett Elected President of C-CUE Organization

Lloyd Onyett has been elected president of C-CUE (Consortium for Computing in Undergraduate Education, Inc.) for 2015. Onyett has been the IUP representative to C-CUE since 2012.

Posted on 12/11/2014 12:15:30 PM

College Technology Day: January 14

The College of Education and Educational Technology will host the eighth Technology Day on Wednesday, January 14, 2015. Fifty-nine separate sessions are scheduled, covering a wide spectrum of technology-related topics. All IUP employees are invited to attend. There is no charge for attendance, and no preregistration is required.

Posted on 12/11/2014 11:51:56 AM

What Didn’t I Learn?! Research Brown Bag Discussion

This session, presented by Mimi Benjamin on Thursday, November 20, focuses on student stories of cocurricular learning. These “Brown Bags” are designed to promote and encourage research initiatives across the College of Education and Educational Technology.

Posted on 11/17/2014 8:49:31 AM

Unraveling Autism: Find the Pieces of the Spectrum

Please join us on Wednesday, November 5, 2014, at the Rustic Lodge for a seminar on autism, free to parents, teachers, pre-service teachers, and related service providers.

Posted on 10/8/2014 12:13:37 PM

International Scholarship and Collaboration Brown Bag

This session on Wednesday, October 1—the first in a new series presented by the COE-ET Research Committee—will focus on international research, with guest speakers John McCarthy (Counseling) and Mary Beth Leidman (Communications Media).

Posted on 9/26/2014 8:12:58 AM

College Technology Day: Wednesday, August 20

The IUP College of Education and Educational Technology will host the sixth annual Technology Day in Stouffer Hall on Wednesday, August 20, 2014. Fifty-nine separate sessions have been scheduled, covering a wide spectrum of technology-related topics.

Posted on 8/18/2014 7:32:05 PM

Onyett to Demonstrate DisplayNote and Discuss Supporting Faculty With Technology

Lloyd Onyett, assistant dean for Technology in the College of Education and Educational Technology, will give two presentations at the Educause technology conference in Baltimore on May 1, 2014: “DisplayNote: Class Collaboration System for BYOD” and “Supporting Faculty in the Classroom.”

Posted on 4/15/2014 1:10:36 PM

Rieg to Work With IUP and Indiana School District Partnership

Sue Rieg, Professional Studies in Education, received an Innovation Grant from the PASSHE Faculty Professional Development Council for her proposal, “Building the BRIDGE: Building University and School District Relationships for Innovation, Development and Growth in Education.”

Posted on 4/11/2014 8:57:30 AM

Onyett to Present About DisplayNote at Conference

Lloyd Onyett, assistant dean for Technology in the College of Education and Educational Technology, will present “DisplayNote—Class Collaboration System for BYOD” at the Campus Technology conference in Long Beach, California, on April 8, 2014.

Posted on 3/18/2014 11:33:38 AM

College Technology Day: January 15, 2014

The IUP College of Education and Educational Technology will host the sixth annual Technology Day in Stouffer Hall on the Wednesday before the first week of the Spring 2014 semester. Fifty-five separate sessions will cover a wide spectrum of technology-related topics.

Posted on 1/3/2014 2:21:29 PM

Almeida Featured on TEDxPhoenixville

On October 5, 2013, Luis Almeida was featured as part of a live interactive presentation at  TEDxPhoenixville, a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideals Worth Spreading.

Posted on 11/15/2013 1:55:13 PM

IUP Student Sports Production Prove Size Isn’t an Issue

IUP Student Sports Production was nominated as one of the top fivefinalists in the collegiate category of Live Game and Event Production at the 2013 nationalannual College Sports Summit.

Posted on 11/6/2013 11:46:34 AM

WQED TV Airs Program Devoted to Recruitment of African American Males into Teaching

“Have You Ever Considered Teaching?” features some of the strategies that IUP, CALU, Point Park, and the Community College of Allegheny County use to get African American males to think about becoming teachers.

Posted on 11/5/2013 10:49:14 AM

IUP-ASERT Collaborate Publishes on Educational Materials in “Journal of Autism Developmental Disorders”

“Development and Evaluation of Educational Materials for Pre-hospital and Emergency Department Personnel on the Care of Patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder” was developed by members of the IUP-ASERT Collaborative, including Joann Migyanka, Susan Glor-Scheib, and Jeff Fratangeli.

Posted on 10/7/2013 12:04:39 PM

IUP Researchers Recognized by Autism Speaks

Joann Migyanka, Jeff Fratangeli, and Susan Glor-Scheib, working with Arvind Venkat from Allegheny General Hospital, developed training to assist emergency room personnel in treating persons with autism spectrum disorders.

Posted on 9/5/2013 8:17:00 AM

Free Workshops on Sex, Alcohol, Education, and Special Needs Students

Patricia Barthalow Koch, an internationally renowned Penn State professor of bio-behavioral health and a specialist in women's health and sexual issues, will present two workshops at IUP on June 18–19, 2013.

Posted on 6/11/2013 9:05:22 AM

College Technology Day Next Tuesday

The College of Education and Educational Technology will host the fourth Technology Day in Stouffer Hall on January 22, 2013. Forty-eight separate sessions will cover a wide spectrum of technology-related topics. All IUP employees are invited to attend. There is no charge for attendance, and no preregistration is required.

Posted on 1/15/2013 10:57:10 AM

IUP to Host C-CUE Conference on December 7

IUP will host the 2012 Consortium for Computing in Undergraduate Education Conference. C-CUE is an organization composed of membership from 25 universities and colleges in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia. The conference theme is “Document Retention and Imaging and IMAPS Institutional Repository.”

Posted on 11/12/2012 5:19:32 PM

College Technology Day: August 20, 2012

The College of Education and Educational Technology will host its third Technology Day on Monday, August 20. Forty separate sessions have been scheduled, covering a wide spectrum of technology-related topics presented by faculty and staff members from across the university.

Posted on 8/8/2012 1:44:51 PM

Onyett Discusses Utilizing Expert Panels for Qualitative Research Interview Questions

Lloyd Onyett, assistant dean for Technology in the College of Education and Educational Technology, will present a session at the 2012 International Society of Technology in Education conference in San Diego, California (June 24–28).

Posted on 6/22/2012 8:25:08 AM

Johnson Honored with Women of Excellence Award

Shirley Johnson, assistant professor in the Department of Professional Studies in Education, was selected by the New Pittsburgh Courier to receive the 2012 Women of Excellence award for her professional accomplishments and commitment to Pittsburgh.

Posted on 6/20/2012 12:27:26 PM

First Presentation of Roy and Erma J. Mattern Memorial Scholarship

Keith Dils, interim dean of the College of Education and Educational Technology, presented the first scholarships from the Roy and Erma J. Mattern Memorial Fund today to Staci Harnden, Brittany Krestar, and Kelsey Matarazzo.

Posted on 4/25/2012 7:39:17 AM

Science Discovery and Outdoor Learning Center Dedication

Keith Dils, interim dean of the College of Education and Educational Technology, invites everyone to attend a landmark event: the Science Discovery and Outdoor Learning Center Dedication on Friday, April 20, 2012.

Posted on 4/17/2012 1:24:30 PM

IUP-TV Covers Men’s Basketball at Atlantic Regionals

IUP-TV’s has been granted the NCAA’s webcasting and broadcasting rights for the No. 7 IUP men’s basketball team as they take on No. 2 Shaw University at the Atlantic Regionals at West Liberty University, W.Va., on March 10, 2012.

Posted on 3/8/2012 3:09:40 PM

Onyett to Present on “Performing Qualitative Research Using NVivo”

Lloyd Onyett, assistant dean for Technology for the College of Education and Educational Technology, will present “Performing Qualitative Research Using NVivo” at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference on February 15, 2012.

Posted on 1/30/2012 8:11:56 PM

Technology Day for Faculty and Staff, January 18

Reminder: Don’t miss this free daylong event, offering 36 presentations, covering a wide spectrum of tools and topics, by faculty and staff across the university who’ve volunteered to share their expertise.

Posted on 1/13/2012 12:17:35 PM

College Technology Day: January 18, 2012

The IUP College of Education and Educational Technology will host its second Technology Day on Wednesday, January 18, 2012 (the Wednesday of the week preceding the first week of the Spring semester).

Posted on 12/7/2011 9:44:12 PM

Lauber Interviewed on Pittsburgh TV Show “Get Involved!”

From October 19 to November 4, 2011, Dr. Erick Lauber, Communications Media faculty member at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, will be featured on PCTV’s popular show Get Involved!

Posted on 10/18/2011 8:51:16 AM

Branthoover Helps Kick Off Membership Drive for American Counseling Association

Dr. Holly Branthoover, chair of the North Atlantic Region of the American Counseling Association, spoke at the membership kickoff and open house for the District of Columbia Counseling Association on September 16, 2011.

Posted on 9/27/2011 8:41:30 AM

Education Alumni Invited to Homecoming Preview of Science Discovery Center

Alumni of the College of Education and Educational Technology and anyone interested in science education are invited to the Homecoming preview of the Science Discovery and Outdoor Learning Center

Posted on 9/22/2011 3:37:21 PM

Lauber Provides Leadership Training for Pittsburgh Area Executives

Dr. Erick Lauber, Communications Media, presented the seminar “Leadership for Today’s Skill-Driven Teams” on September 2, 2011.

Posted on 9/13/2011 9:21:40 AM

Impact Therapy Workshop Presented by Counseling Professional

Dr. Ed Jacobs of West Virginia University will offer a one-day workshop on “Impact Therapy: An Action-Oriented, Creative Approach to Change” on Friday, October 21, 2011, at Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

Posted on 9/6/2011 8:36:21 AM

Marshak Discusses How Children with Special Needs Affect Marriages

Laura Marshak, Department of Counseling, was interviewed for an article that focused on the marriage of a couple with twins who have Down syndrome and severe medical needs.

Posted on 9/1/2011 9:09:34 AM

Technology Day 2011: A Great Success

The College of Education and Educational Technology held its annual Technology Day for faculty and staff on August 24, 2011.

Posted on 8/26/2011 8:58:56 PM

College Technology Day 2011

The College of Education and Educational Technology will hold its annual Technology Day for faculty and staff of the college on Wednesday, August 24, 2011, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Posted on 8/15/2011 3:48:50 PM

Lauber Wins Excellence Award in Educational Video

Dr. Erick Lauber was selected in 2011 as the first-ever Communications Media faculty member at IUP to receive the Award of Excellence by the Broadcast Education Association.

Posted on 4/29/2011 3:27:24 PM

Teacher of the Year Gives Keynote Address to Kappa Delta Pi

The Beta Gamma chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, international honor fraternity in education, held its initiation ceremony at IUP on April 9, 2011.

Posted on 4/9/2011 9:25:52 PM

IUP-TV “No-Brainer” Game Show Looking for Student Contestants

A brand new IUP-TV game show, No-Brainer, is looking for student contestants for upcoming shows. Students may win up to $75 on the show, which shoots on Monday evenings.

Posted on 3/17/2011 10:43:48 AM

Call for Third-Party Comments for NCATE Accreditation

The College of Education and Educational Technology at IUP is hosting an accreditation visit by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) in November 2011.

Posted on 3/7/2011 5:50:12 PM

Price Receives International Reading Association Research Award

Dr. Lisa Hammett Price, associate professor in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, has received the International Reading Association’s 2011 Dina Feitelson Research award.

Posted on 3/4/2011 10:08:51 AM

Onyett to Discuss “Remote Observation of Student Teachers”

Lloyd Onyett, assistant dean for Technology in the College of Education and Educational Technology, will present on “Remote Observation of Student Teachers” at the Society for Information Technology in Education conference in Nashville on March 9, 2011.

Posted on 3/2/2011 1:14:43 PM

Onyett to Present on Remote Observation of Student Teachers

Lloyd Onyett, assistant dean for Technology in the College of Education and Educational Technology, will be giving a presentation on “Remote Observation of Student Teachers” at the Educause conference in Baltimore, Md., on January 13, 2011.

Posted on 11/24/2010 9:28:44 AM

Laverick Receives Promising Researcher Award

Dr. DeAnna Laverick, assistant professor in the Department of Professional Studies in Education, is the recipient of the 2010 Jerry Johns Promising Researcher Award.

Posted on 10/14/2010 1:59:13 PM

IUP-TV Sports Production One of Four National Finalists

The 2010 all-student production of the NCAA Atlantic Region playoff game against West Virgina State University has been selected by College Broadcasters, Inc., as one of four national finalists in the category of Live Game Production.

Posted on 10/12/2010 10:22:27 AM

Communication Studies Honor Society Established

IUP is now an official Lambda Pi Eta university. Lambda Pi Eta is the official Communication Studies honor society of the National Communication Association.

Posted on 10/12/2010 10:06:10 AM

Migyanka, Glor-Scheib, and Fratangeli Develop Autism Training Modules for Emergency First Responders

Dr. Joann Migyanka, Dr. Susan Glor-Scheib, and Dr. Jeff Fratangeli wrote and produced the first in a series of training modules designed for first responders assisting persons with autism in emergency and crisis situations.

Posted on 9/27/2010 11:55:55 AM

Onyett to Discuss Remote Observation of Student Teachers

Lloyd Onyett, assistant dean for Technology for the College of Education and Educational Technology, will present “Remote Observation of Student Teachers” at the International Society of Technology in Education conference in Denver.

Posted on 6/17/2010 4:03:10 PM

Indiana County Humane Society to Recognize Honorees from IUP

Ms. Sarah Tourtellotte, of the IUP Communications Media Department and a member of the Board of Directors for the Indiana County Humane Society, announces the honorees from IUP that will be recognized at the fourth annual Black Tie and Tails Gala on Saturday, April 17, 2010.

Posted on 3/31/2010 1:47:55 PM

Kurt Kondrich to Speak on Early Intervention

The College of Education and Educational Technology is sponsoring a talk by Kurt Kondrich on early intervention in the state of Pennsylvania. The event will take place on Wednesday, March 3, 2010, from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. in Beard Auditorium in Stouffer Hall.

Posted on 2/17/2010 10:33:38 AM

College Broadcasters Elects Lauber to Board of Directors

College Broadcasters, Inc., elected Erick Lauber of the Communications Media Department to the board for a three-year term.

Posted on 1/25/2010 11:37:18 AM

Retired IUP Professor Blair Celebrates 100th Birthday

On November 4, 2009, Dr. Lois Blair will celebrate her one hundredth birthday. Blair came to the Indiana State Teacher’s College in 1946 to teach English in the junior-high grades of the Keith School.

Posted on 11/3/2009 9:31:46 AM

Outdoor Learning Center to Open in Fall 2010

Dr. Meghan Twiest is in charge of the construction going on in the courtyard behind Stouffer Hall. It is the beginnings of a new outdoor learning center that will be completed during the Spring 2010 semester. There will be an aesthetic area complete with a waterfall and pond, as well as a variety of plant life all around the courtyard.

Posted on 11/2/2009 7:42:24 AM

Cannon, Sophomore in Special Education, Receives Frank Bolden Scholarship

Sophomore Suzannah Victoria Cannon from Pittsburgh, a major in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, has been selected to receive one of only six prestigious Frank Bolden Scholarships awarded annually to individuals who demonstrate a commitment to early childhood education and to children with special needs.

Posted on 10/19/2009 7:25:59 AM

Comm Media Students Win Silver and Bronze Telly Awards

A group of Indiana University of Pennsylvania students working with the IUP-TV television station were recently notified that they won a 2009 Silver Telly Award for their short film Fish Eyes. A second group working as part of their Comm Media 481 course also won a Bronze Award.

Posted on 10/1/2009 1:25:25 PM

College of Education and Educational Technology Announces Distinguished Alumni Scholar for 2009

When Jyotsna Pattnaik came to IUP to enroll in the doctoral program in Spring 1992, she was already recognized as a teacher and teacher educator in India. Now she has been honored by IUP’s College of Education and Educational Technology with a 2009 Distinguished Alumni Scholar Award.

Posted on 9/23/2009 11:16:03 AM

Video Professor and Students Win Film Competition Awards

Dr. Erick Lauber and several of his students at the Digital Media Institute have won three awards in recent film competitions.

Posted on 4/2/2009 3:29:11 PM

Lowery Continues Research on Frat Life in Horror Films

Dr. John Wesley Lowery is continuing recent research that explores the way higher education is represented in horror films, and specifically, the representation of sororities and fraternities.

Posted on 3/30/2009 11:22:48 AM

Marshak Speaks at International Family Therapy Association Conference

Dr. Laura Marshak, a professor in the Department of Counseling, was a presenter for the International Family Therapy Association annual conference in Slovenia in March. The conference’s main audience was married and family therapists across the world.

Posted on 3/26/2009 5:38:24 PM

Graduate Student Awarded Beverly Sue Clark Scholarship

Dennis Hock has been awarded a scholarship for veterans preparing for a career in teaching.

Posted on 2/24/2009 5:08:16 PM

Onyett Gives Presentation about Virtual Worlds at PETE&C Conference

Lloyd Onyett, assistant dean for Technology for the College of Education and Educational Technology, gave a presentation entitled “Teaching in Virtual Worlds (Second Life)” at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference in Hershey, Pa., on February 10, 2009.

Posted on 2/12/2009 3:51:16 PM

Lowery Featured Speaker at ASJA

Dr. John Wesley Lowery presented a featured session at the Association for Student Judicial Affairs’ Annual Conference recently. Dr. Lowery’s presentation which reviews the legislative and regulatory developments of the previous year impacting student conduct administration in higher education has

Posted on 2/12/2009 11:57:59 AM

Hrabovsky Receives Henry Young Award for Outstanding Service to NADE

Paul Hrabovsky will receive the Henry Young Award for Outstanding Individual Contribution to the National Association for Developmental Education at the NADE annual conference on February 26, 2009.

Posted on 1/26/2009 2:28:20 PM

Bieger Attends European Teacher Education Network Board Meeting in Malta

Dr. George Bieger, professor and interim chairperson of the Department of Professional Studies in Education, represented IUP at the January meeting of the European Teacher Education Network Board of Directors held in Malta.

Posted on 1/26/2009 2:22:52 PM

Virtual Worlds (Second Life) Conference Presentation

Lloyd Onyett, assistant dean for Technology in the College of Education and Educational Technology, gave a presentation entitled “Teaching in Virtual Worlds (Second Life)” at the 2009 Educause Mid-Atlantic Conference in Philadelphia on January 7, 2009.

Posted on 1/15/2009 1:12:06 PM

Teacher Education Cooperating Teacher Workshop

Twenty-five local school teachers attended the IUP Teacher Education Cooperating Teacher Workshop on January 8, 2009.  Dr. Laurie Nicholson, Director of Field Placement, conducted this workshop designed to investigate the research and best practices concerning successful student teaching experiences.

Posted on 1/15/2009 1:03:12 PM

Student Teacher Professional Day Meeting

On December 2, 2008, approximately 109 IUP student teachers attended the Student Teacher Professional Day Meeting. The student teachers learned about the final stages of their teacher preparation, procedures for earning certification, and resources for securing a job.

Posted on 12/18/2008 9:32:42 AM

Preparation for Spring 2009 Student Teaching Experience

On December 4, 2008, approximately 235 IUP teacher candidates attended the Student Teacher meeting to prepare for the Spring 2009 student teaching experience. Dr. Laurie Nicholson, field placement coordinator, conducted the meeting and spoke about Pennsylvania Department of Education requirements.

Posted on 12/18/2008 9:32:00 AM

Fall 2008 Graduation

Sixty-seven graduate students and eighty-one undergraduate students applied for degrees from the College of Education and Educational Technology and were invited to take part in the December 14, 2008, commencement ceremonies.

Posted on 12/18/2008 9:29:38 AM

Alumni and Scholarship Recipients Honored

The College of Education and Education Technology at IUP is honoring two alumni and students who have earned scholarships for the current academic year.

Posted on 10/30/2008 9:02:38 AM

Scholarships for 2008–2009

Scholarship information is now available for the 2008–2009 academic year. The application deadline is March 3, 2008 by 4:00 p.m.

Posted on 2/18/2008 10:57:21 AM

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