Vol. XXXIV, No. 1
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 University Advancement: William Speidel
Editor: Elaine Jacobs Smith
Records Editor: Susan Kirchner
Contributing Editors: Regan Houser, Bob Fulton, Karen Gresh
Namedroppers Editor: Mirza Zukic
Design: David Raymond
Production Assistance: Meghan McMeans
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A racist photo that went viral on social media has brought an age-old problem—at IUP and across the nation—to the forefront of campus business.
IUP’s new academic building, replacing Keith and Leonard halls, houses the space, the technology, and the minds to prepare today’s students for tomorrow.
Losing the Original Leonard
When the original Leonard Hall caught fire, two Indiana State Teachers College students, back early from Easter break, happened by and contacted authorities. Now in their mid-80s, those students share their memories.
Considered Indiana Normal School’s guiding spirit, Jane Leonard inspired thousands of students and, perhaps, a U.S. president.
Ben McAdoo ’00 is the first IUP alumnus to play or coach in the NFL without having played a down for his alma mater.
Dick Macedonia '66, former CEO of Sodexo, reflects on his efforts to make Sodexo a more inclusive company.
Selected IUP faculty respond to the question:"What is one thing you teach or have taught that you think will be gone from lesson plans 15 years from now?"
The recently redesigned IUP website shows off the campus with two new features: a set of virtual tours and an interactive map.