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IUP Sees Increase in Retention, Overall Enrollment for Spring Semester 

Indiana University of Pennsylvania has achieved a 6.5 percent overall increase in enrollment in spring 2024 compared to the spring 2023...

PASSHE Universities Extend New Student Commitment Deadline

Universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) are giving potential new students more time to review financial aid...

STEAMSHOP: Expanding the Limits of Creativity

In IUP’s STEAMSHOP inside Robertshaw, students from all academic disciplines have the opportunity to use technology to create objects that...

IUP Studio Art Faculty Selected for Moonshot Grant

Two Indiana University of Pennsylvania studio art faculty members are using a $70,000 Moonshot Grant to launch new worlds of opportunity for youth...

U.S. News & World Report Selects Three IUP Programs for Best Online Programs Recognition

Three Indiana University of Pennsylvania graduate programs have been selected by U.S. News & World Report for its 2024 Best Online Programs...

IUP Cejka Planetarium to Host First Shows

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Cejka Planetarium, in the university’s newly opened John J. and Char Kopchick Hall, will host...

IUP, Indiana Regional Medical Center Complete Affiliation Agreement for Medical Laboratory Science Program

Indiana University of Pennsylvania and Indiana Regional Medical Center (IRMC) have finalized an affiliation agreement that provides IUP students...

Justin Fair on Chemical Bonds—Meet Our Faculty

As a child, Justin Fair learned that chemistry has many practical applications, including in national defense. He used his knowledge to serve his...

Unearthing Untold Stories: Team Researches Early Multiethnic Settlement near Johnstown

Students and faculty members from the anthropology, history, and geography areas teamed up to uncover the story of an early multiethnic settlement...

Funding for Academy of Culinary Arts Facility, Health Sciences Cluster Feasibility Study Approved by PASSHE Board of Governors

Indiana University of Pennsylvania will receive $17.6 million in funding for two projects—the Academy of Culinary Arts long-range facilities...

Book Recommendation: We Were the Lucky Ones

Looking for a good book to read? Tiffany Potts, the director of IUP’s Office of Financial Aid, suggests a tale about a family of Holocaust...

Farag Invited Participant for White House National Cyber Workforce Education Roadshow

Waleed Farag, professor of computer science and director of IUP’s Institute for Cyber Security, was an invited participant for a roundtable...

First Black Professor Left a Legacy Well beyond Indiana

Robert C. Vowels holds a prominent place in IUP history as the school’s first Black professor. But that’s just one chapter in a...

Sen. Pittman Announces $2 Million Budget Designation for IUP Proposed College of Osteopathic

Senator Joe Pittman announced that as part of the 2023-2024 state budget which was just completed in December, $2 million was set aside for...

IUP Council of Trustees Approve Revisions to Indiana Campus Long-Range Facilities Master Plan

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Council of Trustees accepted and approved the proposed revisions to IUP’s Indiana Campus...

IUP Trustees Recognize Retired College of Fine Arts Dean With Naming Resolution

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Council of Trustees today approved the naming of a space in the IUP Performing Arts Center in honor of...

Lydia Rodríguez on the Best of Both Worlds—Meet Our Faculty

She probably had no way of knowing it at the time, but Lydia Rodríguez’s childhood set her up for the career she now has. Learn more...

IUP Receives Funding to Host Students from Yucatan Universities for Third Year

Book Recommendation: Body Work: The Radical Power of Personal Narrative

Looking for a good book to read? Chauna Craig, the director of IUP’s Cook Honors College, suggests the most recent work from Melissa Febos.

Q&A: Debra Fitzsimons, Vice President for Administration and Finance

Every day, Debra Fitzsimons puts out fires. Not literally. But as IUP’s vice president for Administration and Finance, she is in charge of a...

Faculty, Staff Invited to Participate in Multi-Year Professional Development Program to Support Student Success

The Center for Teaching Excellence—in partnership with the Office of the Provost, Office of Social Equity and Title IX, and the University...

Six O’Clock Series Continues Charge to Create Lifelong Learners

Since its start in the ’70s, this series has aimed to inform students about the world around them and to prepare them for life after...

IUP Alumni Association Authorizes Donation of $500,000 to IUP Proposed College of Osteopathic Medicine Project

The Indiana University of Pennsylvania Alumni Association Board of Directors has authorized a donation of $500,000 to IUP’s proposed college...

IUP Offering Free Advanced Cybersecurity Camp for Middle and High-School Students

Thanks to a ninth year of funding from the National Science Foundation and the National Security Agency, Indiana University of Pennsylvania will...

Mathematical and Computer Sciences Department Faculty Member Part of $1.1-million National Science Foundation Cyberinfrastructure Project

Rick Adkins has a leadership role in a US National Science Foundation Campus Cyberinfrastructure program grant to develop a commonwealth-wide...