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IUP Selects Five Graduates for Fall 2022 Young Alumni Award

Five graduates of Indiana University of Pennsylvania have been selected for the 2022 IUP Young Alumni Award. This award was created to recognize recent IUP graduates identified as being outstanding in their professions.

Lights, Camera, Passion: Lindsay Ward ’08

From a young age, Lindsay Ward heard the call of the city, but she wasn’t sure how to get there. At IUP, she developed the skills and network to eventually land her dream job as a news anchor in Pittsburgh.

IUP Students to Be Part of Initiative to Help Struggling Students in Cambria County

IUP’s Department of Counseling has been invited to join the Cambria County Drug and Alcohol Program and REACH (Reaching Educational Achievements with Clinical Mental Health), a school-based mental health agency, to provide interns for supervised counseling and support for students in Cambria County schools.

Communications Media Alumnus Named Director of Strategic Communications and Ideation for IUP Athletics

Josh Hill, a 2016 IUP communications media graduate, has been hired as the new director of Strategic Communications and Ideation for IUP Athletics.

COEC Diversity and Inclusion D2L Resources

The COEC Diversity and Inclusion Standing Committee (DISC) has been working on the Diversity and Inclusion D2L Resource Page, and are pleased to announce that it is once again live!

IUP Alumna Named Principal of the Year

The College of Education and Communications and the Office of Educator Preparation congratulates IUP alumna Debra Calvert for being named the 2021 Charles County Maryland Principal of the Year.

Congratulations to Indi-Kids

Congratulations to the team at Indi-Kids for achieving reaccredited for the next five years from the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

Andrei Recognized by PAFCS

The College of Education and Communications congratulates Paula Andrei, associate director of the Center for Career and Technical Personnel Preparation, for being recognized by the Pennsylvania Association of Family and Consumer Sciences.

Nice Elected President of Pennsylvania Counseling Association

The College of Education and Communications congratulates Matthew Nice on being elected the fifty-fourth president of the Pennsylvania Counseling Association.

Virtual Tech Day: Join Us!

IUP, the College of Education and Communications, and Instructional Design Services invite you to the final day of Virtual Tech Day on January 11 and 13, 2021. Virtual Tech Day provides high-quality, internet-delivered, professional development for IUP faculty and staff. Take a look at our schedule of sessions.

Announcing Virtual Tech Day, January 2021

Please join us for Virtual Tech Day on January 11 and 13, 2021.  Virtual Tech Day provides high-quality, internet-delivered, professional development for IUP faculty and staff.

IUP Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi Recognizes Early Childhood/Special Education Students

This year’s recipient of the 2020 Kappa Delta Pi Dean’s Leadership Award is McKenzie Rihn. The KDP Dean’s Chapter Service Award was given to Jillian Black and Brooke Darno. The awards recognize outstanding leadership and service in the field of teacher education