Vol. XXXIII, No. 3
Chancellor of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education: Frank Brogan
Chairman of the State System Board of Governors: Guido Pichini
President of Indiana University of Pennsylvania: Michael Driscoll
Vice President for Enrollment Management and Communications: James Begany
Editor: Elaine Jacobs Smith
Records Editor: Susan Kirchner
Contributing Editors: Regan Houser, Bob Fulton, Karen Gresh
Namedroppers Editor: Matthew Burglund
Design: David Raymond
Production Assistance: Meghan McMeans
Photographer: Keith Boyer (University Photographer)
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For more than 30 years, IUP safety alumni have boosted the
U.S. space program by filling a number of roles at Florida’s Kennedy Space
A Natural Sciences and Mathematics program is equipping
undergraduates with research experience as well as general career-building
Back in the early ’80s, the stereotype of engineers as lone
geniuses was prevalent.... Only later did leaders in engineering practice
demand that teamwork, communication, and leadership skills be part of the core
Photo Galleries: The Oak Grove
and Thomas Sutton Hall
The IUP campus is far different from the one Marian Templeton
Brown ’45 knew at the height of World War II.
With Keith and Leonard halls slated for demolition, IUP’s
Paranormal Society looks to the future of ghost hunting, minus two campus hot
Selected IUP faculty respond to the question:"How has
electronic communication affected society, and how will it continue to do
After more than a year of renovations, Folger Hall reopened in
October, completing Phase II of IUP’s $37-million dining master plan.
A peace movement started by an IUP alumnus cut the homicide
rate in Boston by nearly 80 percent and has since been emulated around the