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Michael Christopher Band performing in Ellwood City Saturday

An IUP graduate is head of a band.

Posted on 6/17/2019 2:14:57 PM

Birdsboro native honored with Impact Award from Indiana University

A local woman honored with an Impact Award is profiled.

Posted on 6/17/2019 2:08:18 PM

St. Nicholas Orthodox Church — very welcoming, very vibrant

An IUP graduate, now the rector at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, talks about his path to the ministry.

Posted on 6/17/2019 2:06:00 PM

Rehabilitation work continues on iconic bell tower

IUP is completing renovation of supports around the John Sutton Hall bell tower.

Posted on 6/17/2019 2:01:46 PM

Empathy, compassion a focus in college presentation

A doctoral graduate is recognized for her presentation about compassion and empathy related to the classroom and media.

Posted on 6/17/2019 1:57:43 PM

Rotolo receives Career Women's Club Woman of the Year Honors

An IUP graduate is honored by her local community.

Posted on 6/17/2019 1:52:23 PM

Gold Award Girl Scouts log 5,500 hours of service

An IUP student is honored with a Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award in Girl Scouting.

Posted on 6/17/2019 1:37:09 PM

2 locals among recipients of Impact Award

IUP's College of Education and Communications's Impact Award winners are featured.

Posted on 6/17/2019 1:25:06 PM

Port native honored by IUP

One of the College of Health and Human Services Hall of Distinction Award winners are recognized.

Posted on 6/13/2019 9:05:57 AM

PennDOT digs into past of Summit roundabout site

Students in IUP's archeological services are part of an excavation project in Erie County.

Posted on 6/13/2019 8:50:40 AM

DeVivo joins Family Health Centers

A natural science graduate joins a health care practice.

Posted on 6/13/2019 8:44:59 AM

Senate Adopts Condolence Resolution for Brian Henry Swatt

An IUP student is recognized by the Pennsylvania Senate.

Posted on 6/13/2019 8:42:29 AM

Tawayne Weems appointed interim principal of Daniel Jenkins Academy

An IUP graduate is named principal of a South Carolina school.

Posted on 6/13/2019 8:40:15 AM

IUP senior to compete in Miss Pennsylvania pageant

An IUP student is competing in the Miss Pennsylvania pageant.

Posted on 6/12/2019 10:57:43 AM

Pico Taqueria: Popular Chincoteague eatery moves into Maddox Boulevard building

Two Academy of Culinary Arts graduates expand their restaurant.

Posted on 6/12/2019 10:18:58 AM

PHEAA offers low-cost, no-fee private student loans

IUP's Director of Financial Aid offers comment on the PHEAA private loan program.

Posted on 6/12/2019 10:16:13 AM

Adams signs with Phillies; McGough set to ink rookie deal with Pirates

An IUP student-athlete signs with the Philadelphia Phillies.

Posted on 6/12/2019 10:14:06 AM

It’s Important That Kids Read Proficiently By Third Grade. Only Half Of Pittsburgh Students Do

IUP teacher educators talk about the issue of helping students to learn to read.

Posted on 6/11/2019 9:04:00 AM

Soldier Spotlight: Spc. Courtney Petrauskas

An IUP student in the Army National Guard is spotlighted.

Posted on 6/11/2019 8:14:13 AM

Pittman takes seat in Harrisburg

A late IUP student was remembered at swearing-in ceremonies for Sen. Joe Pittman and Sen. Douglas Mastriano.

Posted on 6/11/2019 8:12:10 AM

The Black Girl Magic is Real—Taliaferro, Bennett latest Pittsburgh Black women to win elections

A former IUP student is leading change in the Pittsburgh community.

Posted on 6/10/2019 11:28:04 AM

IUP selects inaugural Hall of Distinction class

IUP's inaugural College of Health and Human Services Hall of Distinction members are recognized.

Posted on 6/10/2019 11:16:55 AM

Clayton Vasey, Sweet Valley, named to dean’s list at Indiana University

An IUP student is recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 6/7/2019 1:55:40 PM

j-Aya Barnes recognized by IUP Department of Criminology

An IUP student selected for a criminology scholarship is recognized by Black Press USA.

Posted on 6/7/2019 1:53:47 PM

Eriez® Announces Three Executive Promotions

An IUP graduate is promoted to a leadership position at a national energy company.

Posted on 6/7/2019 11:27:36 AM

IUP programs receive accreditation

Education preparation programs receive accreditation.

Posted on 6/6/2019 2:25:16 PM

Scholarship awarded

A local woman receives a scholarship to IUP from a local organization.

Posted on 6/6/2019 2:23:17 PM

Borough council outlines summer initiatives

IUP interns will assist Indiana Borough on a stormwater education partnership.

Posted on 6/6/2019 9:03:55 AM

Two former Martella's southpaws drafted on Day 3

An IUP student-athlete is drafted and signs with the Philadelphia Phillies.

Posted on 6/6/2019 9:01:34 AM

Bitten by a tick? Here are 16 diseases they carry

IUP's research is part of a story about ticks and Lyme disease.

Posted on 6/6/2019 8:55:09 AM

Study shows broadband woes in Pa.

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll, member of the Center for Rural Pennsylvania Board of Directors, offers comments on a recent report on broadband connectivity.

Posted on 6/5/2019 11:32:05 AM

Fort Necessity undergoes improvements to enhance visitor experience

IUP is part of a project to improve Fort Necessity historical site.

Posted on 6/5/2019 11:15:30 AM

Fashion Forward: Stew Frick is NOT UR QUEER

A former IUP student is creating fashion in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 6/5/2019 11:11:28 AM

Seven Forest Hills senior athletes select colleges

A student commits to continue his track and field career at IUP.

Posted on 6/5/2019 11:07:24 AM

Students awarded with scholarships from Allied Artists

An incoming Cambria County student wins a scholarship to IUP.

Posted on 6/5/2019 9:22:45 AM

Natalie Looney named principal of Summerour Middle School

An IUP business graduate is selected to serve as principal of a Georgia school.

Posted on 6/5/2019 9:19:52 AM

Soul Platter Café, DAHS partner to host prom dinner

An IUP Academy of Culinary Arts student is part of the volunteer cadre at a "pay it forward" cafe.

Posted on 6/5/2019 9:17:36 AM

H-burg Man Receives IUP Criminology Scholarship

A criminology graduate selected for a scholarship is highlighted.

Posted on 6/4/2019 10:07:52 AM

IUP team to present research on biodiversity in Honduras

IUP students presenting in Honduras at a seminar on biodiversity are spotlighted.

Posted on 6/4/2019 10:05:22 AM

Port A. native honored by IUP

One of the inaugural College of Health and Human Services Hall of Distinction honorees is recognized by his hometown.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:45:44 AM

Brandon Ranck Named Co-Lead of Regional Campus Leadership Team

An IUP student has been selected as co-lead for the American Cancer Society's campus leadership team for the northeast region.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:43:23 AM

North Hills hires new high school principal, three other administrators

An IUP graduate is tapped for a school district administrative post.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:41:14 AM

Barker earns ballot spot for prothonotary

A member of the IUP Marketing and Communications Division wins a spot on the ballet for county prothonotary and clerk of courts.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:38:50 AM

Students in the News(8)

An IUP student is recognized for winning a nursing scholarship.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:34:57 AM

Flashpoint: Impact of Philly's one party politics, Joe Biden courage awardee & #eidinthepark

IUP's Biden Award winner Adrianna Branin is profiled as the radio station's "newsmaker of the week."

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:32:26 AM

New York native thrives in downtown DuBois with cafe, dessert company

An IUP graduate opens a bakery in DuBois.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:28:42 AM

Reader Profile: Tony Victor

IUP student affairs master's graduate Tony Victor gets back to his roots with stormwater management.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:26:28 AM

One cannot manage what one does not measure

Susan Oh, a member of the Eberly College's Hall of Distinction, offers career advice for women interested in finance.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:24:03 AM

PA Polymer Maker gets SHARP

IUP's OSHA program is recognized for its work with Pennsylvania companies.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:21:56 AM

Students in the news(7)

An IUP May nursing graduate is honored with the Judith Ann Shoop Memorial Award.

Posted on 5/28/2019 4:03:35 PM

Delmont Visionary Committee works with IUP students on possible Heritage Trail routes

IUP students are part of a community initiative to develop the Westmoreland Heritage Trail.

Posted on 5/28/2019 3:58:52 PM

ELECTION 2019: Former district attorney unseats Rega

An IUP graduate is named as a magisterial district judge.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:38:54 AM

Progressive Field depicted in ‘Art of Words’

An IUP art graduate produces an innovative piece about the Cleveland Indians baseball team.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:34:46 AM

Interior design major gets hands-on experience

An IUP student's work with an interior design class in Punxsutawney is highlighted.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:31:46 AM

Seven African Americans Who Have Been Appointed to Administrative Posts in Academia

IUP's new vice president for student affairs is included in a story about academic hires.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:29:04 AM

CAIS Strengthens Senior Leadership Team with Four Key Additions

An IUP graduate is tapped for a senior leadership position in a financial organization.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:23:20 AM

ELECTION 2019: Keith, Gorman move on to November

IUP Executive Assistant to the President Robin Gorman wins a slot in the primary to run for Indiana County Commissioner.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:20:45 AM

S&T Bank promotes woman to senior VP

An IUP graduate is promoted to a leadership position at S&T Bank.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:14:57 AM

Four inducted into IUP hall of distinction

Four Eberly College graduates were inducted into IUP’s Eberly College of Business and Information Technology’s Business Hall of Distinction.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:12:56 AM

Slate of Cambria row offices to be decided this fall

An IUP graduate is seeking another term in Cambria County government.

Posted on 5/23/2019 9:01:38 AM

Hempfield supervisor candidates tackle fire, police issues ahead of primary race

An IUP graduate is a candidate for a township supervisor position.

Posted on 5/23/2019 8:58:57 AM

North Schuylkill School Board Meeting Notes for May 2019

A Schuylkill School Board approves a dual enrollment agreement with IUP.

Posted on 5/17/2019 9:12:56 AM

Pocketbook issues drive heated contests in school board races

IUP Political Science professor Dr. David Chambers offers commentary on local elections.

Posted on 5/17/2019 9:07:33 AM

Athena Award Presented to YSU Acting Dean King

An IUP doctoral graduate is selected for her community's ATHENA leadership award.

Posted on 5/17/2019 9:04:02 AM

El-Mekki: Black Folks, Stop Chasing White Integration. It’s Not the Surest Path to Black Student Achievement

An IUP graduate offers opinion on integration and black student achievement.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:52:55 PM

Three area students honored at IUP(1)

Area students graduating with a perfect 4.0 grade point average are recognized.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:50:16 PM

Biology major chosen for fellowship

IUP student Morgan Glasser is the 2019 Kopchick Fellow, doing research at MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:44:03 PM

IUP trustees hear info on IT security

IUP's Council of Trustees hears an update about technology security.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:41:09 PM

WLU honors faculty

An IUP doctoral graduate is honored as one of his university's professor of the year.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:39:08 PM

Debra L. Blair joins Gregory, Doyle, Calhoun & Rogers LLC

An IUP graduate is named as an associate in a law firm.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:35:41 PM

Nash Community College recognizes master instructors

An IUP graduate is honored for excellence in teaching.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:33:13 PM

IUP trustees hear about ongoing arboretum work

IUP's Council of Trustees hears a plan for development of Confluence Park.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:30:36 PM

Three area students honored at IUP

Local students graduating from IUP with a 4.0 grade point average are recognized.

Posted on 5/14/2019 11:12:05 AM

Activities of local students on campuses

Local students are recognized for serving as a gift presenter and for graduating with a perfect 4.0 grade point average.

Posted on 5/14/2019 10:11:30 AM

Indiana grad tapped to head IUP SGA(1)

A local student is recognized for being elected to lead IUP's Student Government Association.

Posted on 5/14/2019 10:06:46 AM

Presentation on school safety issues scheduled

An IUP educational and school psychology faculty member will present a program on school safety, sponsored by the League of Women Voters.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:17:07 AM

Committee presentations detail successes of student programs

Reports to the Council of Trustees at the May meeting included information on advancement success and updates from the Division of Student Affairs.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:15:11 AM

Firm: KCAC benefits area economy

An independent firm offers analysis of the economic impact of the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex on the local economy.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:12:28 AM

Penns Manor graduate earns scholarship

A local graduate is recognized for earning a Criminology and Criminal Justice Department scholarship.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:10:14 AM

End of semester brings changes at IUP

IUP's Council of Trustees approves resolutions in honor of Michael Hood, the Mackey family and Caleb King.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:08:05 AM

Indiana grad tapped to head IUP SGA

A local student is recognized for leadership in IUP's Student Government Association,

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:05:04 AM

IUP student retention rate on the rise

IUP's retention rate is on the rise, IUP Trustees learned at the May meeting of the group.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:01:34 AM

Mountainside Baroque concert to Bach's extended family

IUP students are part of a community choir.

Posted on 5/14/2019 8:59:02 AM

More than 2,000 to graduate from IUP this weekend

IUP's May commencement ceremony is highlighted.

Posted on 5/14/2019 8:49:35 AM

Campus Notes(1)

A local woman is honored for completing her studies with a perfect 4.0 grade point average.

Posted on 5/13/2019 3:55:43 PM

Scholarship given

An IUP student is selected for a Women's Club of IUP scholarship.

Posted on 5/13/2019 3:47:13 PM

New dean announced

An IUP graduate is named dean of the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (Athens Campus).

Posted on 5/8/2019 8:21:16 AM

Women Leading The AI Industry, “Know your place; It is right here in this business” with Deana Rhoades and Tyler Gallagher

An AI magazine features an IUP graduate talking about women in technology.

Posted on 5/8/2019 8:18:14 AM

PBS39 to Air Live Mayoral Debate in the City of Reading

An IUP doctoral graduate is part of a community televised campaign debate.

Posted on 5/8/2019 8:15:13 AM

Pa. Senate confirms Elliot Howsie as Allegheny County judge

An IUP criminal justice doctoral student is named judge in Allegheny County.

Posted on 5/8/2019 8:10:55 AM

IUP professor named as a Fulbright scholar, headed to Honduras

IUP's Josiah Townsend has been selected for a Fulbright Research grant.

Posted on 5/7/2019 11:51:14 AM

WJAC's Crispin Havener wins statewide award for investigative reporting

An IUP graduate is honored for investigative news reporting.

Posted on 5/7/2019 11:48:25 AM

60 days in Iceberg Alley, drilling for marine sediment to decipher Earth’s climate 3 million years ago

Geosciences professor Jonathan Warnock is part of the JOIDES Resolution research vessel crew.

Posted on 5/7/2019 11:44:32 AM

IUP student from Clearfield to graduate with perfect 4.0

A local woman graduating with a perfect 4.0 grade point average is recognized.

Posted on 5/7/2019 11:40:59 AM

Clearfield woman to be honored at IUP graduation for perfect 4.0

An IUP May graduate is recognized for graduating with a perfect 4.0 grade point average.

Posted on 5/7/2019 11:36:04 AM

60 days in Iceberg Alley, drilling for marine sediment to decipher Earth's climate 3 million yea(1)

IUP's Jonathan Warnock is referenced in a story about an Antarctic voyage.

Posted on 5/7/2019 10:48:37 AM

Hires and promotions at Liquid Interactive and other new hires, promotions and awards

An IUP geography and regional planning graduate is selected to head operations of the Delaware Canal State Park Complex.

Posted on 5/6/2019 9:13:09 AM

Gazette Photos: There's walking the walk, then there's chalking the chalk

Photos of IUP's annual Chalk the Walk are featured.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:59:34 AM

Tightrope walkers tow the line on campus

A photo taken in IUP's Oak Grove includes two students practicing tightrope walking.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:57:32 AM

Erie City Hall phone line, greeters a good start

An IUP graduate is part of the first cohort of receptionists at Eric City Hall.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:55:06 AM

IUP names vice president for student affairs(1)

IUP announces the selection of Dr. Thomas Segar as the new vice president for student affairs.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:52:50 AM

IUP names vice president for student affairs

IUP's new vice president for student affairs, Dr. Thomas Segar, is announced.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:50:45 AM

60 days in Iceberg Alley, drilling for marine sediment to decipher Earth's climate 3 million years ago

IUP geoscientist Dr. Jonathan Warnock is part of a story on the research being done on the JOIDES Reolution research vessel.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:48:13 AM

Moving on from a massacre: Squirrel Hill residents have help, but is it reaching those in need?

IUP Distinguished University Professor Dr. Krys Kaniasty talks about victim support and recovery following the Tree of Life shootings.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:40:22 AM

OSHA promotes workplace safety with partnership on B. Braun expansion

IUP is working with the Occupational Health and Safety Administration on a project in Lehigh Valley.

Posted on 5/2/2019 5:18:24 PM

Baha’is in Iran plagued by worsening systematic persecution

An IUP doctoral graduate offers comment on the Baha'is political situation.

Posted on 5/2/2019 8:53:32 AM

50 Years And Going Strong: The Parma Symphony Orchestra

An IUP music education graduate is continuing to teach in his community.

Posted on 5/2/2019 8:50:01 AM

George Calaba

An IUP geography and regional planning master's graduate will supervise the Delaware Canal State Park project.

Posted on 5/2/2019 8:47:21 AM

Decision day: How the region’s students picked their college

A Philadelphia high school senior discusses his reasons for choosing IUP.

Posted on 5/1/2019 9:00:00 AM

The Power of Progress

The Hon. Jeffrey Harris recognizes IUP at an international geography and regional planning symposium.

Posted on 4/30/2019 8:33:22 AM

Freeport Sports Native Gives Donation to IUP

A Freeport man is donating funds for a scholarship program at IUP.

Posted on 4/29/2019 4:02:08 PM

Kewaunee Scientific (KEQU) Announces Appointment of New Vice President of Finance & CFO

An IUP graduate is named VP of Finance and CFO of Kewunee Scientific.

Posted on 4/29/2019 9:13:28 AM

Pennsylvania’s State Amphibian – A critter that finally got some respect

Retired biologist Dr. Art Hulse is credited for research relating to the new state amphibian, the eastern hellbender.

Posted on 4/29/2019 9:11:10 AM

Volunteers plant future forest at Flight 93 National Memorial

IUP biology faculty and students are part of a project to maintain the health of trees planted at the Flight 93 memorial.

Posted on 4/29/2019 9:07:50 AM

Tribute to Women YWCA Greater Johnstown will honor eight for community service

A three-degree IUP graduate is honored for her work in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) by the YMCA Greater Johnstown.

Posted on 4/29/2019 9:01:41 AM

IUP’s annual ‘Chalk the Walk’ commentary contest scheduled

IUP's Annual Chalk the Walk program will be held May 1.

Posted on 4/29/2019 8:55:11 AM

Alumna’s Pulitzer makes four for IUP journalists

IUP boasts four Pulitzer Prize winning alumna from its Journalism and Public Relations department.

Posted on 4/29/2019 8:52:50 AM

Leaders discuss decline in IUP enrollment

IUP Vice President for Enrollment Management Dr. Patricia McCarthy discusses strategies IUP is employing to address demographic issues.

Posted on 4/29/2019 8:49:51 AM

Sunday Business Page: IUP 4/28/2019

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll and IUP Vice President for Enrollment Management Dr. Patricia McCarthy talk about the tuition flexibility program and IUP highlights.

Posted on 4/29/2019 8:47:03 AM

Penn State DuBois commencement planned, Fairman to offer address

IUP Trustee Joyce Fairman will deliver the commencement address at Penn State DuBois.

Posted on 4/26/2019 5:48:12 PM

Beaumont nonprofit CEO and foundation head awarded alma mater's highest distinction

IUP Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Ed Keller is spotlighted.

Posted on 4/26/2019 4:36:33 PM

Garden Club participates in Earth Day event

A community garden club participates in IUP's student-organized Earth Day.

Posted on 4/26/2019 4:31:56 PM

Seeds of Faith: Senior class prepares for new chapter

An local high school graduate makes plans to attend IUP.

Posted on 4/26/2019 4:30:13 PM

Johnstown’s first woman police chief, former mayor Linda Weaver dies

An IUP graduate was Johnstown's first female police office and then first female chief.

Posted on 4/26/2019 4:28:12 PM

Jason Fulvi: From the Back of the Kitchen to the Top of a CVB

An IUP graduate is profiled for his career in hospitality.

Posted on 4/25/2019 3:57:55 PM

Shaw launches D.A. re-election bid

An IUP graduate is running for re-election to his position as district attorney.

Posted on 4/25/2019 3:53:35 PM

IUP student selected for fellowship

An IUP student earns a prestigious graduate fellowship.

Posted on 4/25/2019 3:45:39 PM

Exeter native just misses advancing to the finals of Barilla’s Pasta World

A culinary arts graduate places second in a qualifying competition for a national pasta competition.

Posted on 4/24/2019 2:28:08 PM

SSHE CHANCELLOR VISITS IUP TO CONTINUE SSHE REDESIGN DISCUSSION

Chancellor Daniel Greenstein's open forum at IUP is discussed.

Posted on 4/24/2019 2:20:35 PM

PSSHE chancellor optimistic as universities face challenges

The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Chancellor Daniel Greenstein visited IUP and offered a public forum.

Posted on 4/24/2019 2:18:40 PM

Kathleen Johnson selected as Top Reiki Master of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

An IUP graduate is selected as the Top Reiki Master of the Year by her professional organization.

Posted on 4/23/2019 1:58:49 PM

Taking on Hollywood: Altoona native had a re-occurring role on ‘American Horror Story’

IUP graduate and actress Jennifer Warren talks about her ongoing experience as an actress.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:38:27 PM

Coventry Singers to explore 'The Heart of Music' on April 27-28

An alumni is directing a musical group for a community concert.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:31:28 PM

Public Defender Elliot Howsie, in line to be an Allegheny County judge, spurs mixed reviews

An IUP graduate is in line to be an Allegheny County judge.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:28:48 PM

Delaware State University honors three women of achievement

An IUP master's graduate is honored by her community.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:23:01 PM

Local artist, BCAT instructor donates 'Little Free Library' to Jeff Tech

An IUP graduate establishes a "little free library" in her community.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:19:08 PM

Years after record Marcellus Shale fine was dropped, gas leak continues in Lycoming County

An IUP geosciences professor is helping to do research at a site that residents claim is contaminated by methane gas.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:15:22 PM

People(1)

A doctoral graduate is named dean of a West Virginia State University college.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:11:17 PM

Area colleges prepare to send off graduates

IUP's May commencement plans are detailed.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:08:46 PM

Are you being tracked? Burned by lasers? Maybe you are a ‘Targeted Individual’

IUP psychology professor Dr. David LaPorte talks about paranoia, technology and mental illness.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:06:08 PM

Silicon Valley Came to Kansas Schools. That Started a Rebellion.

Work by IUP for a survey about a learning system in the local schools is mentioned in a New York Times article.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:02:13 PM

IUP history department chair receives distinguished professor honor

Dr. Scott Moore is named Distinguished University Professor for 2019-2020.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:00:08 PM

Waynesboro native honored by IUP

Ed Keller is honored as a Distinguished Alumni Award recipient.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:57:49 AM

Around Tech Valley

An IUP graduate is honored with an Impact Award from the College of Education and Communications.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:55:38 AM

New chef, new flavors, same family at Chambersburg's Bistro 71

An Academy of Culinary Arts grad is the chef at a Chambersburg restaurant.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:53:18 AM

FAF Trustees Appoint Susan M. Cosper to Financial Accounting Standards Board

An IUP graduate is named to a financial standards board.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:51:16 AM

This Pittsburgh officer became a cop to write a book — and never stopped

A graduate of the IUP Police Academy is a writer turned cop turned writer turned cop.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:47:47 AM

Author Has Always Been Drawn To Horror Since Grade School

An IUP graduate is a writer for a software company by day and a horror book writer by night.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:42:55 AM

Council hires police officer, new parking coordinator

An IUP police officer will become an Indiana Borough police officer.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:39:28 AM

Erika Stanish

An IUP graduate is named as an assignment reporter for an Oklahoma television station.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:37:10 AM

St. Vincent-St. Mary names new principal

An elementary education graduate is named principal at an Ohio school.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:34:18 AM

City hires planner, director of community life

An IUP May graduate is selected for the Lock Haven City Planner position.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:32:03 AM

Chef Ryan Peters' Bucatini alla Puttanesca takes second place at U.S. pasta competition

An IUP Academy of Culinary Arts graduate places second in a national cooking competition.

Posted on 4/15/2019 2:52:22 PM

Greenstein to return to IUP

The State System of Higher Education Chancellor will be at IUP for an open forum.

Posted on 4/15/2019 2:49:10 PM

Cranberry Township student receives Fulbright grant

IUP student Daniel Wethli is recognized for his Fulbright research grant.

Posted on 4/15/2019 2:46:21 PM

Home Savings Promotes Comport to VP

An IUP graduate is named to a vice presidential position at a regional bank.

Posted on 4/15/2019 2:44:25 PM

About People

An IUP student's Fulbright Grant is announced.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:36:37 PM

IUP student awarded for courage

IUP student Adrianna Branin is recognized for her bystander intervention by the State System Board of Governors.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:32:41 PM

IUP, county SHRM chapters form partnership

IUP and a county human resources group has formed a partnership.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:29:54 PM

IUP to continue planetarium shows

IUP invites the community to its planetarium show.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:27:59 PM

University to offer cybersecurity summer camp

IUP will host a free cybersecurity camp for children.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:26:38 PM

Women honored at AAUW banquet

Two IUP students join the women honored by the AAUW.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:25:08 PM

Barr receives 2019 IUP Punxsutawney Essay Scholarship

An IUP student wins a free speech essay contest.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:21:07 PM

IUP Six O'Clock program to feature Holocaust survivors, scholars(1)

IUP's Six O'Clock series to feature Holocaust survivors and scholars.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:17:04 PM

Commissioners applaud IUP women's basketball team(1)

IUP’s women’s basketball team and their head coach, Tom McConnell, are honored by the Indiana County Commissioners.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:10:37 PM

Commissioners applaud IUP women's basketball team

IUP's women's basketball team are honored by the Indiana County Commissioners.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:08:41 PM

Garzarelli named IUP AD

IUP's new athletic director is named.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:06:49 PM

New Director of Erie County Public Library Named

IUP alumni Blane Dessy is named to lead the Erie County Library system.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:04:50 PM

IUP names Todd Gazarelli athletic director

IUP's new athletic director is announced.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:02:30 PM

IUP honors philanthropy of Latrobe couple

IUP's award of excellence in volunteer leadership recipient the Cejkas are recognized.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:00:53 PM

IUP hires Garzarelli as athletic director

IUP's new athletic director is announced.

Posted on 4/12/2019 4:58:52 PM

Philadelphia Student Receives National Biden Courage Award For Stopping Sexual Assault(2)

IUP student Adrianna Branin's Biden Award is recognized.

Posted on 4/12/2019 4:57:04 PM

7 honored as distinguished alumni

IUP's 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award winners are recognized.

Posted on 4/12/2019 4:53:55 PM

Fiber arts symposium returning to Somerset Historical Center

An IUP arts graduate is coordinating a regional art exhibition.

Posted on 4/12/2019 4:49:40 PM

IUP student Adrianna Branin wins Biden award for halting assault

IUP student Adrianna Branin's bystander intervention is recognized in an editorial by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

Posted on 4/8/2019 2:28:56 PM

Sexual assault awareness campaign underway

IUP's Take Back the Night program is highlighted.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:19:11 PM

IUP Six O'Clock program to feature Holocaust survivors, scholars

IUP's Six O'Clock Series program on the Holocaust is profiled.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:10:27 PM

International Unity Day event set at IUP

Events for IUP's International Unity Day are highlighted.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:08:23 PM

Guns are focus of provocative gallery exhibit

A graduate of IUP is part of an exhibition designed to provoke discussion about guns.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:06:26 PM

IUP exhibit offers opportunity to own artwork

Works from IUP's University Museum are in a downtown business.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:03:03 PM

Universities given flexibility to set tuition

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll offers comment about a proposal for tuition flexibility.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:01:38 PM

Dallas High School grad will present Shakespeare lecture at Misericordia

IUP professor Dr. Chris Orchard is an invited presenter at a program on Shakespeare.

Posted on 4/5/2019 4:59:30 PM

Pocopson Elementary heart and soul honored

An elementary education graduate is honored by his school district as the Heart of Learning Award.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:57:56 PM

Why worthless humanities degrees may set you up for life

An article explores how degrees in the humanities can mean great returns for good jobs and careers, including IUP graduate Chad Hurley.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:52:42 PM

AASD teachers receive CARE Awards

An IUP graduate is honored for excellence in teaching.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:43:29 PM

Students in the News(6)

IUP students named to Phi Kappa Phi honor society are recognized.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:40:50 PM

IUP student awarded Biden Courage Award

IUP student Adrianna Branin is recognized for her Biden Courage Award.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:38:51 PM

IUP student honored with Biden Courage Award for stopping sexual assault

IUP student Adrianna Branin is recognized for her work in bystander intervention.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:36:38 PM

Archaeologists excavating artifacts near historic Mount Tabor Church

IUP master's student Steven Campbell is doing an archaeology  project at an old community church.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:34:05 PM

Quota donates to Project Smile

Students from IUP's National Student Speech, Language and Hearing Association present to a local community organization.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:31:16 PM

3 to join Allegheny Valley School District’s Alumni Hall of Fame

An IUP graduate is named to his high school alumni hall of fame.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:20:15 PM

A conversation with Gary Schmidt of Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network

An IUP graduate is the president and CEO of a post-acute care provider facility.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:17:55 PM

Event celebrates research

Indiana High School students were part of the Dr. John J. and Char Kopchick College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Women in Mathematics and Science event, part of the university's Research Appreciation Week.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:01:09 PM

Double Dare Live! coming to IUP

A show coming to the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex is highlighted.

Posted on 3/28/2019 11:50:07 AM

IUP student receives courage award for stopping assault

IUP's Adrianna Branin's Biden Hero Award is recognized.

Posted on 3/28/2019 11:10:20 AM

Reading High seniors honored by Olivet Boys & Girls Clubs

An incoming Culinary Arts student is honored by her community's Boys and Girls Club.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:59:20 AM

IUP hosts ribbon cutting ceremony(1)

IUP's ribbon cutting ceremony for the Bill and Judy Scheeren Literacy Center is featured.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:55:52 AM

Punxsutawney Garden Club seeks to grow with new members

Students at IUP Punxsutawney are actively involved in the community through the Punxsutawney Garden Club.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:53:31 AM

Philadelphia Student Receives National Biden Courage Award For Stopping Sexual Assault(1)

IUP's Adrianna Branin's Biden Hero Award is featured.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:47:41 AM

IUP student wins Biden Courage Award for stopping assault near campus

IUP's Adrianna Branin is recognized by Governor Tom Wolf for her actions resulting in her Biden Hero Award.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:44:35 AM

Skip to comments. S. Philly college student receives the Biden Award for stopping sexual assault

IUP's Adrianna Branin is recognized for being selected for the Biden Hero award.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:42:26 AM

PA College Student receives 2019 Biden Courage Award for Stopping Sexual Assault

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf congratulates IUP's Biden Award winner, Adrianna Branin.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:39:33 AM

Mansfield University joints Chesapeake Bay eco-studies unit

IUP is part of a collaborative to study the Chesapeake Bay.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:36:29 AM

S. Philly college student receives the Biden Award for stopping sexual assault after off-campus party

An IUP student from Philadelphia is honored with the 2019 Biden Hero Award.

Posted on 3/27/2019 3:54:05 PM

IUP hosts ribbon cutting ceremony

IUP formally cut the ribbon for the Bill and Judy Scheeren Literacy Center.

Posted on 3/27/2019 3:48:36 PM

IUP Dance Theater Company to present fresh twist on a classic

IUP Dance Theater and IUP Percussion Ensemble join for a retelling of the classic "Cinderella."

Posted on 3/27/2019 3:46:05 PM

Philadelphia Student Receives National Biden Courage Award For Stopping Sexual Assault

An IUP student is honored with the Biden Courage Award for stopping a sexual assault.

Posted on 3/27/2019 3:43:48 PM

Branin 2019 Biden Courage Award Recipient

Adrianna Branin, a junior political science and religious studies double major at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, is the recipient of a 2019 Biden Courage Award, celebrating student heroes who are working to stop sexual assault. Branin, of Philadelphia, was recognized for stopping a sexual assault by actively confronting six to eight men and physically removing the potential victim from the situation.

Posted on 3/26/2019 4:11:57 PM

IUP students named to dean’s list(1)

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 3/25/2019 5:21:11 PM

Correcting flood plain map to benefit IUP, officials say

IUP officials are correcting the flood plain map to more accurately describe campus properties.

Posted on 3/25/2019 5:03:21 PM

Contribution from alumnus to help build outdoor center(1)

An IUP graduate's donation to benefit an outdoor science learning center is featured.

Posted on 3/25/2019 8:23:16 AM

IUPatty's remains quiet

Updated information about the weekend activities is reported.

Posted on 3/24/2019 1:05:43 PM

Driscoll to go on listening tour

President Driscoll's intention to begin a "listening tour" is detailed.

Posted on 3/24/2019 12:58:52 PM

'Hard' And 'Soft' School Safety Solutions On Display At Western PA Conference

IUP faculty were part of a symposium on school safety and security.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:24:45 PM

IUP professor serves as guest instructor for Upper St. Clair band

IUP music faculty Dr. Jason Worzbyt serves as guest conductor at an area school band.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:21:49 PM

'Hard’ and ‘soft’ school safety solutions on display at western Pa. conference

IUP faculty were part of a symposium on school safety and security.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:18:15 PM

Altoona Brass to make Johnstown debut

IUP is the home to several members of a Brass Collective.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:16:16 PM

Kristina Gonzalez has joined City Center Investment Corp. and other hires, promotions and awards

An IUP graduate is selected for a social media position.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:13:45 PM

IUP's efforts to retain students showing results, trustees told

IUP is working to increase retention; efforts are presented to the IUP Council of Trustees at its March meeting.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:07:39 PM

Here are the Pittsburgh Technology Council's CIOs of the year

An IT professional at IUP is one of the finalists for the CISO of the year award sponsored by the Pittsburgh Technology Council.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:05:28 PM

Greene County's new game warden ready to leave his mark

An IUP graduate is named game warden in Greene County.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:02:19 PM

First Lutheran Church to host Tuesday Noon Recitals, Luncheons

Graduate students of Dr. Christine Clewell will present a recital at a Johnstown church.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:59:15 PM

Wyndmoor resident is first gay judge in Montgomery County

An IUP graduate is the first openly gay judge elected in Montgomery County.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:56:38 PM

West Hempfield Township names new Chief of Police

A graduate student is named chief of the West Hempfield Township Police Department.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:54:26 PM

IUP's Master of Fine Arts Student Thesis Exhibits set

IUP art graduate students will present an exhibition of their work at IUP's Kipp Gallery.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:51:29 PM

It’s official: Jason Schaeffer is Leechburg’s new police chief

A Police Academy graduate is named to head the Leechburg Police Department.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:49:23 PM

Officials put finishing touches on safety planning for weekend

IUP is working collaboratively to keep the community safe and welcoming through the Indiana Area Collaborative Team (I-ACT).

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:46:48 PM

Women of Influence: Meet Wendy Pardee with The Children's Institute of Pittsburgh

IUP graduate Wendy Pardee is honored as a woman of influence by the Pittsburgh Business Times.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:44:44 PM

AB Professor publishes article on climate change

An IUP graduate authors an article on her research on climate change for a national journal.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:42:03 PM

Who's News: Lancaster County hires and promotions

An IUP graduate advances in his career.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:39:22 PM

Democrats pick IUP professor to run for retired state Sen. Don White’s seat

IUP sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser gets the Democratic nomination to run for a Senate seat.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:37:32 PM

Chamber eyes effects of legislation

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll offers an update on IUP at the monthly Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meeting.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:35:07 PM

Contribution from alumnus to help build outdoor center

An IUP graduate has made a donation for the Science Discovery Center, which will be named in his honor as the Larry Sobotka Science Discovery and Outdoor Learning Center.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:31:28 PM

UP professor discusses strategies to prevent students' misbehavior

IUP professor Dr. Dan Lee was one of four IUP faculty to speak at a school safety and security symposium.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:28:49 PM

LETTER: IUP deserves credit, not criticism

An IUP graduate praises the quality of his IUP education and IUP's continued work.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:27:03 PM

The cicadas are coming! Noisy insects will emerge with warmer weather

IUP biology faculty Dr. Ellen Yerger offers comments on cicadas.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:24:55 PM

Wilkes-Barre trolley history on display at first of two events

IUP archivist Harrison Wick presents a program on historic trolleys.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:22:24 PM

Memorial held for slain FBI agent

Graduate and FBI agent Gregory Spinelli, killed in the line of duty, is honored.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:19:56 PM

Ovations to feature Grammy-nominated Oleta Adams

IUP Ovations! Series will present Grammy-award nominated artist Oleta Adams.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:17:38 PM

Behavioral support program benefits students, expert says

IUP faculty were part of a school safety symposium, held at the KCAC.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:15:59 PM

Party leaders convene to select nominees for 41st Senate district vacancy

IUP sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser is seeking a nomination to run for the 41st Senate seat.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:14:12 PM

YouTube Founders Chad Hurley and Steven Shih Chen Earn Lifetime Engineering & Technology EMMY

IUP graduate Chad Hurley is honored for his work to create YouTube.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:11:53 PM

Area Students Named to Dean's List at Indiana University of Pa.

Area students are recognized with dean's list honors.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:09:40 PM

Pysanky Egg Decorating at Audubon Saturday, March 23

An IUP graduate is doing a workshop on ethnic art.

Posted on 3/14/2019 1:12:06 PM

I-ACT team to discuss gatherings

A university-community group will meet to discuss ongoing work to discourage disruptive behaviors during high-celebratory weekends.

Posted on 3/14/2019 1:09:52 PM

At police departments, part-time officers stretched thin

IUP Criminal Justice Training Academy Director Dennis Marsili offers comment on the drop in the number of police cadets.

Posted on 3/14/2019 1:06:36 PM

Garden club to meet

IUP biology professor Dr. Holly Travis presents a program on green roof gardening to a local garden club.

Posted on 3/14/2019 1:00:59 PM

IUP grad students to assist with literacy efforts in class

IUP graduate students will work to increase literacy rates for local K-12 students.

Posted on 3/14/2019 12:44:27 PM

IUP Health Service achieves accreditation

IUP's Health Services has received national accreditation, one of only 10 college health services in Pennsylvania to achieve accreditation.

Posted on 3/14/2019 12:42:21 PM

Heritage College selects alumna with emergency medicine experience as dean of Athens Campus

An IUP musicology graduate who pursued additional degrees in medicine, is named dean of the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Athens campus.

Posted on 3/12/2019 1:24:51 PM

Western Pennsylvania police departments, part-time officers stretched thin

IUP's director of the Criminal Justice Training Center comments on the lack of police cadets and strategies in place to train cadets to be more successful without force.

Posted on 3/12/2019 10:52:08 AM

Walk with a Nutritionist

IUP food and nutrition faculty member Nicole Dann-Payne and IUP dietetic interns are part of the Indiana County Decathlon.

Posted on 3/12/2019 10:49:10 AM

IUP Receives Largest Gift in History

Dr. Michael Driscoll, President, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and  Khatmeh Osseiran-Hanna, Vice President for University Advancement, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, discuss Imagine Unlimited campaign and the gift from the Kopchicks.

Posted on 3/12/2019 10:04:36 AM

Wildlife For Everyone Foundation Awards College Scholarships To 5 Students

A master's degree student wins a scholarship from the Wildlife for Everyone Foundation.

Posted on 3/12/2019 9:04:25 AM

Symposium set to discuss school security

IUP faculty member Dr. Timothy Runge is part of the planning team for a school safety program being held at IUP.

Posted on 3/12/2019 9:01:55 AM

Symposium set to discuss security(1)

IUP faculty, including Dr. Timothy Runge, are part of a school safety symposium being hosted at IUP.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:59:42 AM

Symposium set to discuss security

IUP faculty member Dr. Timothy Runge has worked to plan and will present at a school safety symposium hosted by IUP.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:56:55 AM

Clarion Chamber honors individuals, organizations

A graduate is honored for her community service as Citizen of the Year in Clarion County.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:54:14 AM

Armstrong County Students Named to Latest Dean’s List at IUP

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:51:12 AM

Notes from the Field: Evidence-Based Practice Research as Responsible Practice

Department of Corrections Secretary John Wetzel, who has an honorary doctoral degree from IUP, offers commentary on the criminal justice system.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:48:06 AM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Brode announces run for IASD board

An IUP graduate is seeking a school board seat.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:43:07 AM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Boser seeks nomination for senate seat in 41st

Sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser is seeking the nomination for a state senate seat.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:41:18 AM

IUP announces local students on dean's list

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:38:59 AM

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list honors.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:35:56 AM

Dean's list, IUP

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:33:30 AM

County graduates named to IUP Dean's List

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:30:54 AM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Warnock seeks nomination for Indiana council

A geoscience professor announces his candidacy for Indiana Borough Council.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:28:54 AM

SD 500: Kimberly J. Becker

An IUP graduate is named to a California business journal leadership list.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:24:25 AM

Local students on IUP dean’s list

Local students achieving dean's list status are recognized.

Posted on 3/7/2019 9:46:04 AM

Meet The Forbes Funds' Fred Brown, who is in search of a North Star

IUP graduate Fred Brown is profiled by the Pittsburgh Business Times.

Posted on 3/4/2019 6:05:08 PM

Top 100 Organizations(1)

IUP is selected as a Top 100 Organization by the Pennsylvania Business Central.

Posted on 3/4/2019 5:29:44 PM

WCCF appoints Reyes to Board of Trustees

An Energy Management Advisory Council member is named to the the Washington County Community Foundation Board of Trustees.

Posted on 3/4/2019 5:16:46 PM

Four local firms named among top organizations(1)

IUP is selected for the Top 100 Organizations by the Pennsylvania Business Central.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:59:53 PM

University names new dean of libraries

A Wayne State University administrator is selected to serve as IUP's Dean of Libraries.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:57:11 PM

Four local firms named among top organizations

IUP is included on the Pennsylvania Business Central's Top 100 Organizations.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:54:53 PM

IUP professor announces candidacy for Allegheny Township supervisor seat

An IUP professor is running for public office in Allegheny Township.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:37:57 PM

Area schools mark Read Across America Days

IUP English professor organized several IUP employees to participate in Read Across America day in local schools.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:35:55 PM

Paule plans city council run

An IUP graduate plans a run for Altoona city council.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:34:00 PM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Ford seeks re-election to Indiana council

IUP faculty member Ben Ford is running for re-election to Indiana Borough Council.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:29:57 PM

Mountainside Baroque concert March 24

IUP students will be part of a vocal ensemble in West Virginia.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:26:52 PM

Oops: IUP basketball forgets its uniforms for game at Edinboro

IUP's men's basketball team's missing jerseys didn't stop the Crimson Hawks from winning the PSAC West championship.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:23:52 PM

Pennsylvania university basketball team don opponent’s uniforms after forgetting their own during title game

IUP's men's basketball team forgot its uniforms and borrowed Edinboro's jerseys.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:20:08 PM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Smith announces run for Indiana Area school board

An IUP graduate is running for a school board seat.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:17:48 PM

Wardrobe Malfunction: IUP Basketball Team Forgets Uniforms, Has To Wear Edinboro’s For Title Game

Coach Lombardi's 300th win was made with his team in Edinboro uniforms.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:15:25 PM

D-II team forgets uniforms, forced to wear home team's

IUP's men's basketball team forgot its uniforms and had to borrow jerseys from its opponent.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:13:33 PM

Division II men’s basketball team forgot some luggage at home and had to wear opponent’s jerseys

IUP's men's basketball team had to borrow jerseys from Edinboro when they forgot their own uniforms for the game.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:11:03 PM

'Uniform malfunction': Team forgets uniforms, wins in opponents' jerseys

IUP's men's basketball forgets its jerseys, borrows Edinboro's uniforms.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:08:46 PM

Pitt at Titusville sets workshop about women across cultures

A current doctoral student will present a program about women across cultures.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:06:32 PM

Forgetful Div. II team forced to wear host's unis

IUP's men basketball team forgot the IUP uniforms and wore Edinboro's travel uniforms for the game.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:02:34 PM

Letter to the editor IUP deserves more media coverage

An IUP graduate pens a letter to the editor asking for more coverage of IUP sports.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:00:26 PM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Gorman announces commissioner bid

IUP's Robin Gorman announces her candidacy for Indiana County Commissioner.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:58:32 PM

S. Strabane police sergeant running for magistrate

A police academy graduate is running for district magistrate.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:54:50 PM

Becker, Eyer, Sax, Wolford McKelvey to enter business hall of fame

An IUP graduate is honored posthumously with induction into the Johnstown region's Business Hall of Fame.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:52:38 PM

SAMA director sees cultural shift for the arts, gender opportunities

An IUP graduate is the first woman director of a regional art museum.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:48:09 PM

As good as his word: IUP professor Jesick honored

IUP journalism professor Randy Jesick is honored for his long-time service to IUP.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:44:32 PM

Sterling High School teacher to receive Lifetime Educator of the Year award

An IUP graduate is honored for a lifetime of dedication to teaching.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:40:55 PM

Thomas enters race for Monessen City Council

An IUP graduate is seeking public office.

Posted on 2/22/2019 6:11:58 PM

Students named to Dean's Lists

Students achieve dean's list status.

Posted on 2/22/2019 6:09:22 PM

'Defiant Requiem' At IUP Commemorates Historic Verdi Performances In Nazi Concentration Camp

IUP hosts a special program, "Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezin."

Posted on 2/22/2019 6:05:51 PM

DuBois Community Band director still enjoys sharing his passion for music

A graduate continues his passion for music in his community.

Posted on 2/22/2019 6:01:53 PM

IUP professor working with former Gov. Ridge on Homeland Security book

Dr. Aleea Perry, political science, is collaborating with former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge on a new book on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:59:38 PM

Parents Of Timothy Piazza Push For More Anti-Hazing Laws

Greek leaders at IUP sponsored the Piazzas talking about what happened to their son and why colleges need to stop hazing.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:56:19 PM

The Piazzas lost a son to fraternity hazing. Tonight, they tell an audience at IUP why it must stop

IUP's Greek leadership sponsors a program with the Piazzas about the dangers of hazing.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:54:17 PM

CNX makes statement on reservoir

IUP continues work to monitor water and air quality at a Westmoreland County reservoir near gas wells.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:52:21 PM

Blairsville: College students offering tutoring services

An IUP freshman is coordinating a free tutoring program in the community.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:49:27 PM

International scholars visit U.S. classrooms

IUP's Fulbright Teaching Scholars program is highlighted.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:47:31 PM

Leadership conference set

IUP Center for Rural Health and Safety is a sponsor for a youth leadership conference.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:45:36 PM

Piazzas to speak at IUP, part of anti-hazing coalition

The IUP Greek community is sponsoring an anti-hazing program with Jim and Evelyn Piazza.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:43:12 PM

IUP interior design students hoping to create co workspaces in downtown Punxsutawney

Students in an interior design class are helping a Punxsutawney organization with a coworking space.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:40:28 PM

IUP to hold program on free speech

IUP's Year of Free Speech programming continues.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:37:03 PM

Task force helps limit OD deaths

An IUP professor is part of a group that is helping to curtail the overdose death trend in Indiana County.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:35:13 PM

Stahlman and Thorp graduate from CNB management training program

An IUP graduate is on track for management at CNB Bank.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:33:04 PM

SHARP Dance Company honoring Tree of Life victims with show

An IUP graduate's dance company offers a tribute to the Tree of Life shooting victims.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:30:57 PM

IUP women’s basketball up one spot in WBCA national rankings

IUP's women's basketball climbs to number 3 in the Coaches' Poll rankings.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:28:18 PM

Cops sworn in to Pittsburgh force, some for 2nd time

A graduate of the IUP Police Academy is sworn into service for the Pittsburgh police force.

Posted on 2/11/2019 3:27:24 PM

Conemaugh Meyersdale names new chief nursing officer

A nursing master's degree recipient is named to head a regional nursing unit.

Posted on 2/11/2019 3:22:51 PM

Banking isn't sexy, new president of S&T Bank says. And that makes it a challenge to attract new talent.

IUP graduate and Distinguished Alumni Award recipient David Antolik talks about the future of banking.

Posted on 2/11/2019 3:18:55 PM

Hard Hatted Women and Women of Action

IUP's recent exhibition at the University Museum is profiled.

Posted on 2/11/2019 3:14:15 PM

Students in the news(5)

Local students are honored for academic excellence.

Posted on 2/11/2019 3:11:36 PM

Author explores personal ties to Appalachia region

An IUP graduate authors a book about Appalachia.

Posted on 2/11/2019 3:03:05 PM

IUP women's basketball moves up one spot in national poll

IUP's women's basketball team continues to climb in the rankings.

Posted on 2/8/2019 1:57:41 PM

Piazzas to discuss son's hazing death

A couple who lost their son at a Penn State fraternity will speak about hazing.

Posted on 2/8/2019 1:52:24 PM

IUP to present ‘Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezín’

An IUP performance is highlighted.

Posted on 2/8/2019 1:50:18 PM

Tony Norman: When dreams are the color of paper bags

Art alumnae Ashley Jones' show is reviewed by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

Posted on 2/8/2019 1:47:40 PM

‘Staff Showcase’ exhibit on display at The Gallery Shop

An IUP graduate is exhibiting in a West Virginia art shop.

Posted on 2/8/2019 1:45:22 PM

IUP to offer energy management track

IUP's Eberly College energy track is highlighted.

Posted on 2/8/2019 1:11:24 PM

Struggling to meet sales target? Bootstrapped Intandemly will help you personalize B2B sales, drive growth

An IUP graduate's business is profiled in a newsletter about B2B activity.

Posted on 2/5/2019 5:30:59 PM

New exhibit at IUP highlights history of working women

Exhibitions at the University Museum at IUP are highlighted.

Posted on 2/5/2019 5:28:28 PM

Gas well pressure issue leads to testing of water supply for northern Westmoreland County communities

IUP continues to test a Westmoreland County reservoir for water quality in light of adjacent drilling projects.

Posted on 2/5/2019 5:26:11 PM

St. Andrew’s sets event on equity in preschool

An IUP education professor is an invited speaker for a panel on equity in preschool.

Posted on 2/4/2019 3:49:16 PM

Erie prosecutor Erin Connelly announces for judge

An IUP graduate has announced her candidacy for a judicial position in Erie County.

Posted on 2/4/2019 3:45:07 PM

Oakmont Bakery moves to a bigger and brighter space on Feb. 5

An IUP graduate is part of the new Oakmont Bakery.

Posted on 2/4/2019 3:42:05 PM

Women in wildlife: Managing critters from bugs to bears gains its own workforce diversity

An IUP graduate is part of a growing number of women in wildlife work.

Posted on 2/4/2019 3:38:20 PM

Duane Morris Partner Mauro M. Wolfe Named Co-Chair of the International Bar Association's Criminal Law Committee

Eberly's Hall of Distinction recipient Mauro Wolfe is selected for a prestigious committee.

Posted on 2/4/2019 3:31:54 PM

Outdoors: The fisher can’t shake its bad reputation

A study by IUP and the Game Commission is cited in an article about fishers.

Posted on 2/4/2019 3:00:05 PM

IUP sets events to celebrate Black History Month

IUP's Black History Month programming is promoted.

Posted on 2/4/2019 1:02:36 PM

Westmont Arts Center’s Latest Exhibition Found in Facility’s Storage Area

Art by retired art professor Robert Slenker will be put on display at a Cambria County art gallery.

Posted on 2/4/2019 1:01:00 PM

Groundhog Day more than a celebration of early spring

A couple that met at the Academy of Culinary arts ties the knot on Groundhog day.

Posted on 2/4/2019 12:48:08 PM

CNX plans to remediate gas well

IUP's work to monitor a water reservoir is noted.

Posted on 2/4/2019 12:43:37 PM

Interview: Iran’s post-revolution regime to fall soon- activist Reza Parchizadeh

IUP researcher and Ph.D. student offers commentary about Iran.

Posted on 2/4/2019 12:41:09 PM

Butler Co. Symphony Names Soprano Vocalist As Concerto Winner

An IUP music student wins the Collegiate Concerto Competition.

Posted on 2/4/2019 12:27:08 PM

Jeff Tech students start 'ArtsPath' residency with Hollidaysburg artist

IUP ArtsPath program artist will be in Hollidaysburg.

Posted on 2/4/2019 12:23:54 PM

Mars grad hits a high note with Grammy nomination

An IUP graduate is nominated for a Grammy.

Posted on 2/4/2019 12:19:23 PM

'Driving while black': Lawyer says he was racially profiled in luxury car

IUP criminology professor emeritus R. Paul McCauley offers comments about police profiling.

Posted on 1/25/2019 6:41:15 PM

Top 100 People(1)

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll, Trustee Laurie Kuzneski and Distinguished Alumni Award recipient and Research Institute Board Member David Antolik were selected for the Pennsylvania Business Central's top 100 people in business and economic development who have learned how to develop their organizations and communities.

Posted on 1/25/2019 9:01:48 AM

'Sharing system' plan would allow Millersville students to take courses at any state-owned university

IUP President Driscoll offers comments about the Chancellor's proposal for sharing systems.

Posted on 1/24/2019 2:35:38 PM

IUP to offer new energy management track

IUP's Eberly College's energy management program is highlighted.

Posted on 1/22/2019 10:38:53 AM

Knox native Reichard named ‘literacy leader'

A 2012 graduate of IUP has been named a leader in literacy education.

Posted on 1/22/2019 9:37:02 AM

Knox Native Named to Prestigious Literacy Leader List

An IUP graduate is recognized for his teaching excellence in the field of literacy.

Posted on 1/22/2019 8:44:11 AM

Women's March in Clarion in step with others across globe

Sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser spoke at a regional women's march.

Posted on 1/22/2019 8:39:50 AM

Valley students come together for area band festival

IUP music professor Dr. Jason Worzbyt was guest conductor for a high school music festival.

Posted on 1/22/2019 8:36:59 AM

IUP explains use of state grant to combat sex assault(1)

IUP's second $30,000 grant through the It's On Us PA project will be used to continue the Green Dot bystander program at IUP.

Posted on 1/18/2019 4:17:44 PM

IUP explains use of state grant to combat sex assault

IUP is the recipient of a second $30,000 grant through Governor Wolf's It's On Us PA program to combat sexual assault.

Posted on 1/18/2019 4:12:28 PM

Keynote speaker named for Women's History Month Banquet

An IUP graduate and Distinguished Alumni Award recipient is selected as a keynote speaker for a Women's History Month banquet.

Posted on 1/18/2019 2:52:08 PM

State System of Higher Education transforming to expand educational opportunities

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll spoke during the installation of Chancellor Greenstein.

Posted on 1/18/2019 2:46:05 PM

Somerset County Sheriff Cramer announces run for re-election

An IUP graduate is seeking re-election to his position as a sheriff in Cambria County.

Posted on 1/18/2019 2:41:57 PM

Valley students to present honors band concert at new Danville center

An IUP faculty member will be guest conductor for a high school band honors concert.

Posted on 1/18/2019 2:39:50 PM

Central Cambria appoints assistant superintendent

A doctoral graduate is named to an administrative post at  Central Cambria School District.

Posted on 1/18/2019 2:35:14 PM

Out & About: Art on Tap warms up a cold January night

A MFA student has an exhibition at a Westmoreland County museum.

Posted on 1/18/2019 2:32:08 PM

Westmoreland's Register of Wills to seek another term in office

An MBA graduate is seeking public office in Westmoreland County.

Posted on 1/18/2019 2:27:53 PM

Attorney Bob Manzi running for Indiana County D.A.

An IUP graduate is running for district attorney in Indiana County.

Posted on 1/18/2019 2:25:22 PM

Somerset County sheriff seeking second term in office

An IUP graduate is seeking a second term as sheriff in a regional community.

Posted on 1/14/2019 2:46:35 PM

Owner of Brody's Rib & Chophouse shares passion for authentic barbecue

An IUP hospitality management graduate with a restaurant is featured.

Posted on 1/11/2019 9:59:38 AM

S&T Bank appoints new president

IUP Distinguished Alumni Award winner David Antolik is named president of S&T Bank.

Posted on 1/11/2019 9:53:16 AM

Borough council hires new parking coordinator

Two IUP graduates are hired by Indiana Borough to work with planning and zoning; a grant from the Governor's Center for Local Government Services will provide stipends to two IUP student interns.

Posted on 1/11/2019 9:51:20 AM

IUP to receive grant to combat sex assault

IUP receives a $30,000 grant, part of Governor Tom Wolf's "It's On Us PA" project to combat sexual assault at colleges and universities.

Posted on 1/11/2019 9:47:49 AM

Austin’s Playroom project to receive $25,000 donation

An Academy of Culinary Arts graduate is directing a program for families of children with serious illnesses.

Posted on 1/9/2019 9:31:28 AM

PRA Group (PRAA) Announces Danielle Brown to Board

An IUP graduate is named to PRA's board of directors.

Posted on 1/9/2019 9:28:49 AM

S&T Bank appoints Antolik as president

An IUP graduate and Distinguished Alumni Award winner is named president of S&T Bank.

Posted on 1/9/2019 9:26:10 AM

Seton Hill Dean to Lead IUP College of Fine Arts

An IUP graduate has been tapped to serve as dean of the College of Fine Arts.

Posted on 1/7/2019 3:22:55 PM

Shari Robertson Becomes 2019 President of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

A recently retired professor and provost associate is named president of a national organization.

Posted on 1/7/2019 3:03:53 PM

Westmoreland County Judge Marsili leaves a long career in law, sort of

An IUP political science graduate concludes 19 years in service as a judge.

Posted on 1/7/2019 3:01:10 PM

Veteran music instructor looks to career coda, choral reunion during final year at Derry Area

A choral teacher is recognized for making an impact on thousands of students, including an IUP music major.

Posted on 1/7/2019 2:58:35 PM

Vandergrift man credited with starting movement that saved historic Casino Theater

A community has set up a fundraising program to honor a local graduate who worked to preserve historic places in his home region.

Posted on 1/7/2019 2:55:37 PM

Upper Yoder Township supervisor to run for Cambria County commissioner

A graduate is planning a run for Cambria County government.

Posted on 1/7/2019 2:52:36 PM

Outdoors calendar of events in Lancaster County

Distinguished University Professor Dr. Jeff Larkin will present a program on bird conservation.

Posted on 1/7/2019 2:47:41 PM

Giorgos Krasidis Quartet Comes to Technopolis 20

An IUP graduate is the founder of an international jazz group.

Posted on 1/7/2019 2:45:05 PM

Mother's love of teaching inspired Burrell High School librarian

An IUP graduate who is a local librarian is recognized.

Posted on 1/7/2019 2:26:24 PM

Kelly Dougherty named deputy commissioner for Alcohol and Drug Abuse Programs

A graduate of IUP is named to the Vermont Department of Health.

Posted on 1/7/2019 2:10:42 PM

Westmoreland's chief public defender announces judicial candidacy

An IUP finance graduate is running for a judicial post.

Posted on 1/7/2019 2:08:09 PM

McKeesport Police Chief Announces Retirement, Effective Feb. 1

An IUP graduate completes 26 years of service in a community police agency.

Posted on 1/7/2019 2:05:48 PM

Violin, piano concert set

A former music professor will be part of a community concert.

Posted on 1/7/2019 2:03:12 PM

Cape Cod 5 Hires Two New Banking Center Managers

An IUP graduate is named to a position at a regional financial institution.

Posted on 1/7/2019 2:00:27 PM

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An IUP theater graduate crowdfunds her play for a national competition.

Posted on 1/7/2019 1:57:49 PM

‘Shared Visions’ Opening Show For OC Arts Center

An IUP graduate is part of a regional art exhibition.

Posted on 1/7/2019 1:55:14 PM

Lancaster County college news: Dec. 25, 2018

A local student is recognized as the senior class gift presenter at the December commencement ceremony.

Posted on 1/7/2019 1:53:23 PM

How Local Universities Are Working To Retain More Teachers Amidst A Statewide Shortage

IUP's Dr. Sue Rieg talks about IUP's efforts to address a teacher shortage.

Posted on 1/7/2019 1:51:03 PM

AHEPA scholarship recipients

A local student in the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology is the recipient of a community scholarship.

Posted on 1/7/2019 1:49:05 PM

S&T Bank hires senior vice president

An IUP graduate is named to a senior position at S&T Bank.

Posted on 1/7/2019 1:46:38 PM

Desire to learn fuels Indiana couple's extensive travel

Two IUP retired professors are "on the road" to explore the world.

Posted on 1/7/2019 1:44:52 PM

Indiana County welcomes URBN Development

IUP is recognized as a factor in helping to attract a business to Indiana County.

Posted on 1/7/2019 1:43:00 PM

Workforce Investment Board honors S&T as employer of year

IUP, WCCC and ICTC are working together to better serve the workforce needs of the region.

Posted on 1/7/2019 1:40:18 PM

EUP hires Inaugural Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

An IUP doctoral student is named to a position to promote diversity and inclusion at Edinboro University.

Posted on 12/18/2018 3:50:47 PM

SCF Professor to Serve as Associate Editor of Publication

A graduate of IUP's doctoral program chosen to edit academic publication.

Posted on 12/18/2018 3:48:09 PM

Payrailz promotes Horng Tern to CTO and Paul Franko moves to COO role

A computer science graduate is named CTO at a national company.

Posted on 12/18/2018 10:25:46 AM

IUP political science faculty developing book on Homeland Security

Political science professor Dr. Aleea Perry is working with former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge on a book about the development of the Department of Homeland Security.

Posted on 12/18/2018 10:23:38 AM

Chamber of commerce hires new president

An IUP graduate is named to lead the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce.

Posted on 12/18/2018 10:20:16 AM

Tom Ridge, IUP professor seeking interviews for homeland-security book

IUP political science professor Dr. Aleea Perry is working with the Ridge Group on a book about the creation of the Department of Homeland Security.

Posted on 12/18/2018 10:18:26 AM

Haggerty Selected Among Top Financial Advisor Moms In the Nation

An IUP economics graduate is placed high on the list of Top Wealth Advisor Moms 2018.

Posted on 12/17/2018 2:23:00 PM

Number of US students seeking mental health services rises

Trustees hear an update from the director of University Health Services about mental health care.

Posted on 12/17/2018 2:20:15 PM

New Steamshop Initiative proposed

IUP Trustees learn about the proposed Steamshop initiative.

Posted on 12/17/2018 2:17:06 PM

Officials discuss rise in students seeking mental health services

IUP Trustees hear from the director of University Health Services.

Posted on 12/17/2018 2:15:29 PM

Newspaper: Illinois has lack of oversight on security guards

Dr. R. Paul McCauley (criminology emeritus) offers comment about the lack of accountability in the private security industry.

Posted on 12/17/2018 2:13:51 PM

Official says KCAC set for a record-breaking month(1)

Strong attendance at the KCAC events is creating the best December ever, Trustees learn.

Posted on 12/17/2018 2:10:56 PM

Probe: Illinois lacks oversight on security guards(2)

Criminology professor emeritus Dr. R. Paul McCauley offers comment on private security guards.

Posted on 12/17/2018 11:26:07 AM

Probe: Illinois lacks oversight on security guards(1)

Posted on 12/17/2018 11:23:46 AM

Probe: Illinois lacks oversight on security guards

IUP Criminology Professor Emeritus R. Paul McCauley offers commentary on private security guards.

Posted on 12/17/2018 11:21:17 AM

Older couple not about to quit learning, traveling as nation's busiest Road Scholars

Retired German professors Drs. Gerald and Karen Ready are still on the go through the Road Scholars program.

Posted on 12/17/2018 11:18:55 AM

Illinois has lack of oversight on security guards

IUP criminology professor emeritus R. Paul McCauley offers comment on private security guards.

Posted on 12/17/2018 11:16:29 AM

Official says KCAC set for a record-breaking month

IUP's Kovalchick Complex posts a record-breaking month.

Posted on 12/17/2018 11:13:09 AM

IUP naming college, planned science center to honor couple's financial contribution to university

The naming of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and the planned science building will honor Dr. John and Char Kopchick.

Posted on 12/17/2018 10:37:52 AM

IUP to name facility in honor of almuni couple

IUP's Council of Trustees approved naming the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics — and the $90 million facility it is building to house the college — in honor of alumni John and Char Kopchick.

Posted on 12/14/2018 3:39:47 PM

New IUP science facility to be named for Kopchicks

Alumni Dr. John and Char Kopchick will be honored with the naming of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and the new science building.

Posted on 12/14/2018 3:36:58 PM

IUP to name new building after donors

IUP's Council of Trustees approves the naming of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and the new science facility in honor of Dr. John and Char Kopchick.

Posted on 12/14/2018 3:34:39 PM

IUP HIRES PROMOTION AGENCY, NAMES NATURAL SCIENCES AND MATHEMATICS BUILDING

The naming of the college and the new science building for alumni Dr. John and Char Kopchick is highlighted as part of a report about the December Council of Trustees meeting.

Posted on 12/14/2018 3:32:01 PM

Making a Difference: Holiday stockings made for homeless veterans in Pennsylvania

IUP student and member of the IUP University Police has organized a project to help homeless veterans.

Posted on 12/14/2018 11:14:15 AM

Ridge, IUP faculty member collaborate on homeland security book

A book being done by an IUP political science professor and former Governor Tom Ridge about the Department of Homeland Security is highlight.

Posted on 12/14/2018 10:01:49 AM

Accolades continue for IUP criminology online program

IUP's online criminology program is ranked as a "best online program" by a national organization.

Posted on 12/13/2018 7:25:22 PM

The Tribune investigated shootings by security guards. Here's what we found.

IUP criminology emeritus Dr. R. Paul McCauley offers expert commentary on policing.

Posted on 12/13/2018 7:21:15 PM

IUP Psych Students Give Back for Holidays

IUP Punxsutawney students are involved in a project to help community students get holiday gifts.

Posted on 12/11/2018 2:25:14 PM

IUP student wins prestigious scholarship(1)

An IUP student is selected for a Gilman study abroad scholarship.

Posted on 12/11/2018 11:18:31 AM

Hundreds set to graduate at IUP ceremonies Saturday

IUP sets December commencement.

Posted on 12/11/2018 11:14:26 AM

Board weighs renovation project

An IUP graduate is named to the superintendent position at a regional school district.

Posted on 12/11/2018 11:12:53 AM

BCSP Welcoming Three New Board Members in 2019

A graduate of the Safety Sciences program is named to a national board.

Posted on 12/11/2018 11:07:49 AM

State buying Cooch’s Bridge Revolutionary battle site

IUP's archeological services is working with a historical society to explore a historic battleground in Delaware.

Posted on 12/11/2018 11:05:22 AM

Man earns alumni achievement Award

A local man wins a Young Alumni Achievement Award.

Posted on 12/11/2018 9:44:41 AM

IUP student wins prestigious scholarship

An IUP student wins a Gilman scholarship for study abroad.

Posted on 12/11/2018 9:42:57 AM

Sibert Elected to Leadership Posts

Dr. Susan M. Sibert, Associate Professor in the Department of Professional Studies and Coordinator of the Principal Certification Program, was unanimously elected vice president of the Cambria Heights School Board at the annual reorganization meeting last week. This is Dr. Sibert’s 4th year in this leadership office. Previously, she served as second vice-president.

Posted on 12/7/2018 12:32:29 AM

Board approves grant application

The Indiana Area School Board is working with IUP to obtain a grant for expanding instruction in STEM.

Posted on 12/6/2018 12:40:52 PM

Local IUP student selected for scholarship

A local student is selected for the Hranitz scholarship at IUP.

Posted on 12/6/2018 12:37:37 PM

Spending plan adopted without change

An IUP student in the Indiana Fire Association program is hired as a police officer for Homer City.

Posted on 12/6/2018 12:33:02 PM

Nell Jack

IUP President Driscoll offers comments on the passing of Nell Jack.

Posted on 12/6/2018 11:36:14 AM

Menorah lighting marks Hanukkah

IUP is hosting a menorah in honor of Hanukkah.

Posted on 12/6/2018 11:33:59 AM

New South Strabane police chief getting accustomed to role

An IUP bachelor's and master's degree graduate is named head of a regional police department.

Posted on 12/4/2018 10:51:57 AM

Excela nursing officer tapped as key speaker for St. Vincent commencement

An IUP nursing graduate is tapped as a commencement speaker for a regional university.

Posted on 12/4/2018 10:50:06 AM

Santa Claus, ice sculptors come to town for Ebensburg's 'Dickens of a Christmas'

Students from IUP's Academy of Culinary Arts do ice carving as part of a community festival.

Posted on 12/4/2018 10:42:50 AM

World-renowned soloists to join symphony, chorus for ‘Messiah’

IUP will host a presentation of Handel's "Messiah."

Posted on 12/4/2018 10:40:36 AM

IUP's Giving Tuesday exceeded last year's total(2)

IUP exceeded its "Giving Tuesday" fundraising goal.

Posted on 11/30/2018 2:43:47 PM

IUP's Giving Tuesday exceeded last year's total(1)

IUP's over-goal "Giving Tuesday" project is detailed.

Posted on 11/30/2018 2:41:04 PM

IUP's Giving Tuesday exceeded last year's total

IUP's above-goal "Giving Tuesday" project is highlighted.

Posted on 11/30/2018 2:39:07 PM

Blairsville social media star to open Christmas concert at KCAC

An IUP Community Music School student will be part of a community holiday music show.

Posted on 11/29/2018 2:16:14 PM

Planetarium shows set at IUP

IUP's show at the planetarium is promoted.

Posted on 11/29/2018 2:13:54 PM

PREVAIL promotes positivity in educational solutions

Two IUP graduates are part of a program to inspire positivity in a school district.

Posted on 11/28/2018 6:12:10 PM

Trine University Names New Dean

An IUP graduate is named a dean at Trine University.

Posted on 11/28/2018 6:07:25 PM

Community leader receives Rural Health Hero award

An IUP graduate is honored with the Rural Health Hero of the Year Award.

Posted on 11/27/2018 1:31:40 PM

Authority and reform

IUP graduate Majid Mgamis offers an editorial to The Jordan Times.

Posted on 11/27/2018 1:21:13 PM

Ligonier artist inducted into IUP Hall of Distinction

A Ligonier native is selected for the IUP College of Fine Arts Hall of Distinction.

Posted on 11/27/2018 1:18:16 PM

IUP to host international educators under Fulbright grant

IUP has received a grant of $205,000 to host international teachers for both a rural and urban experience.

Posted on 11/27/2018 1:16:17 PM

College Briefs

A local woman selected for a Sutton Scholarship is recognized.

Posted on 11/26/2018 12:21:09 PM

Sotto Sopra’s An Evening of Holiday Songs and Dinner

An IUP graduate is part of a community festival to celebrate the holiday.

Posted on 11/26/2018 12:17:41 PM

Emmanuelle crafts beautiful ceramics, now available at PG&H

An IUP MFA graduate is practicing her craft in venues all over the world.

Posted on 11/26/2018 11:47:09 AM

Book Breakfast to be held

Professor Emeritus Dr. Edward Platt will be the presenter for the New Century Club book breakfast.

Posted on 11/26/2018 11:39:14 AM

Panhandle teacher elected to W.Va.Science Teachers Association board

An IUP graduate is named to a leadership position in a science teaching association.

Posted on 11/26/2018 11:36:07 AM

How a good workplace safety program got even better

IUP's OSHA program and its assistance to a regional company is highlighted.

Posted on 11/20/2018 4:01:42 PM

You Can Have it All in Armstrong County

IUP's Northpointe Campus is highlighted in an article about Armstrong County.

Posted on 11/20/2018 3:58:53 PM

CFO of the Year winner: Carol Naugle with Deep Well Services

IUP graduate Carol Naugle is named one of the Pittsburgh Business Times' CFOs of the year.

Posted on 11/20/2018 10:33:23 AM

McSwaney Part of Team Competing at International Level

A local IUP student who is part of the Supply Chain Management competition team is recognized.

Posted on 11/19/2018 11:38:33 AM

Butler Attorney Plans to Run for Judge

A 1983 graduate plans to run for judge in Butler County.

Posted on 11/19/2018 11:35:11 AM

Griffiths Establish Scholarship at Alma Mater

Two IUP graduates establish an endowed scholarship.

Posted on 11/19/2018 8:46:10 AM

Earn Loyalty from College Students with Gluten-Free Options

A graduate of the Academy of Culinary Arts is working to raise awareness of the need for gluten-free cooking and knowledge around food issues.

Posted on 11/19/2018 8:44:31 AM

Avella native helped create IUP monument

A local student at IUP is recognized for her participation in the "Answering the Call" monument creation.

Posted on 11/19/2018 8:41:21 AM

Bouquet - Help Us Help Them Dinner

IUP's Academy of Culinary Arts students are thanked for helping with a community fundraiser.

Posted on 11/19/2018 8:39:32 AM

Garden Club Participates in IUP SEEDS Program

IUP SEEDS club and student volunteers are working with the Indiana Garden Club.

Posted on 11/19/2018 8:37:09 AM

Student-Designed Veterans Monument to Be Unveiled at IUP

"Answering the Call" monument is highlighted.

Posted on 11/19/2018 8:32:22 AM

Giving Tuesday Targets Hunger on Campus

IUP's Giving Tuesday food pantry initiative is highlighted.

Posted on 11/19/2018 8:19:03 AM

IUP team reaches international level of case-study competition(2)

IUP's supply chain management student competition team reaches the international finals.

Posted on 11/13/2018 1:10:31 PM

IUP team reaches international level of case-study competition(1)

A team from Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Eberly College of Business and Information Technology successfully reached the international level of a case-study competition conducted by APICS, the Association for Supply Chain Management.

Posted on 11/13/2018 1:08:14 PM

IUP team reaches international level of case-study competition

IUP's Supply Chain students reach the international level of competition in a contest sponsored by the Association for Supply Chain Management.

Posted on 11/13/2018 1:05:35 PM

IUP Eberly College of Business Recognized as 4th in the Nation in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Business Schools Ranking

IUP's Eberly College's MBA program is ranked fourth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for the number of international students in the program.

Posted on 11/12/2018 11:57:38 AM

'Senate Under Republican Control': Trump's Foreign Policy Unstoppable - Analyst

Ph.D. student Reza Parchizadeh offers an analysis of the current political situation in the United States.

Posted on 11/12/2018 11:11:06 AM

From Peabody High School to Police Detective—Artie Patterson receives Community Service Award

An IUP criminology graduate is honored by her community.

Posted on 11/12/2018 11:08:32 AM

IUP funding for grant to train, retain more teachers increased

IUP is the recipient of additional funds for a teacher retention grant-funded program.

Posted on 11/12/2018 11:05:34 AM

Veterans monument to be unveiled at IUP(2)

IUP's ceremony to unveil "Answering the Call" is promoted.

Posted on 11/12/2018 11:01:12 AM

Veterans monument to be unveiled at IUP(1)

IUP's monument to honor veterans of Operation Desert Storm, Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom unveiling ceremony is highlighted.

Posted on 11/12/2018 10:59:23 AM

Veterans monument to be unveiled at IUP

IUP's "Answering the Call" monument unveiling is highlighted.

Posted on 11/12/2018 10:48:37 AM

Group Works to Revitalize Business Activity in Jersey Shore

An IUP student is facilitating a community effort to help to restore the New Jersey shoreline damaged by storms.

Posted on 11/12/2018 10:46:34 AM

Veterans Day Recognized Throughout The Area In Special Ceremonies

IUP's "Answering the Call" monument unveiling was featured in a news story on honoring veterans.

Posted on 11/12/2018 10:44:45 AM

Administrator leaving IUP after 10 years

IUP Vice President Dr. Cornelius Wooten is leaving IUP for another position.

Posted on 11/9/2018 10:38:52 AM

Up to Us Year 7 Launches with Thousands of Students on 400 Campuses Nationwide

IUP is one of the universities in the nation participating in the "It's Up to Us" project.

Posted on 11/9/2018 10:34:32 AM

OnlineMasters.com Names Top Master's in Adult Education Programs for 2019

IUP is named to a Top Master's in Adult Education program by OnlineMasters.com.

Posted on 11/9/2018 10:23:57 AM

Performances of 'World Builders' set

IUP will host a performance of "World Builders."

Posted on 11/9/2018 10:15:00 AM

Model train display to open

IUP's University Museum is hosting a holiday exhibit, free and open to the community.

Posted on 11/9/2018 10:12:58 AM

Sanitization and Gluten-Free Dining: Fact versus Fiction

A graduate of the Academy of Culinary Arts is working to help bring awareness to the issues of food safety and gluten-free issues.

Posted on 11/9/2018 9:32:56 AM

The art of recovery

An IUP alumnae chronicles her struggles in recovery and how she is helping others through art.

Posted on 11/9/2018 9:29:45 AM

New music director joins Unitarian Universalists of Southern Delaware

An IUP music education graduate is tapped for a position at a Delaware church.

Posted on 11/9/2018 9:25:16 AM

Enquirer editorial board with Jim Renacci

IUP graduate and legislator Jim Renacci talks about his background and his work in Ohio.

Posted on 11/9/2018 9:22:54 AM

S. Beloit library has new director

An IUP graduate is named director of the South Beloit library.

Posted on 11/9/2018 9:16:24 AM

North Highland Announces New Customer Experience Executive

An IUP marketing graduate is named to a national firm as an associate vice president.

Posted on 11/9/2018 9:08:50 AM

Established local musicians form the band Project: Pluto

A music education graduate is part of a band in the region.

Posted on 11/9/2018 9:06:50 AM

School districts to get $25,000 in public safety funding

IUP has received increased funding for its teacher retention initiative.

Posted on 11/2/2018 3:34:37 PM

Fisher Associates

An IUP alumna is named to a leadership position in her company.

Posted on 10/31/2018 4:18:25 PM

IUP Jazz Band, Jazz Ensemble to present evening of music

IUP's Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Band will present a concert.

Posted on 10/30/2018 11:17:40 AM

IUP Dance Theater to bring exotic paintings to life

IUP Dance Theater will present Rousseau painting through dance at the fall concert.

Posted on 10/30/2018 11:16:03 AM

Chancellor shares his vision for future of state system

IUP hosted Chancellor Daniel Greenstein for a day with students, faculty, administrators and community members.

Posted on 10/30/2018 11:14:12 AM

Gas utility and pipeline operations training to resume Nov. 12

IUP's Northpointe campus will host another round of utility and pipeline training.

Posted on 10/30/2018 11:09:26 AM

ARIN Hires New Director of Special Education

A graduate and doctoral student is named to head a local ARIN Intermediate Unit.

Posted on 10/30/2018 11:05:55 AM

Education chancellor to visit IUP(1)

IUP is hosting Chancellor Greenstein for an open forum.

Posted on 10/30/2018 11:03:00 AM

Schuylkill County family's classroom had no walls

An IUP graduate authors a book on parenting and educating her children.

Posted on 10/24/2018 5:53:50 PM

Farm Credit Announces Brian Rosati as Chief Financial Officer

An IUP accounting graduate is named Farm Credit Bureau CFO.

Posted on 10/24/2018 5:50:18 PM

These Chattanooga girls earned the right to travel to college campuses across the country

Two members of a program for high school students with potential choose the Cook Honors College for their "Passport" experience.

Posted on 10/24/2018 5:44:25 PM

Three area students among finalists in PSPA contest

IUP and IUP's Department of Journalism and Public Relations Chair Dr. Michele Papakie are recognized.

Posted on 10/24/2018 5:38:27 PM

East Stroudsburg honors 2018 Music Hall of Fame inductees

IUP graduate Deborah Gasdek Booth is named to her community's Music Hall of Fame.

Posted on 10/24/2018 5:35:01 PM

IUP schedules cyber security event

IUP hosts its annual Cyber Security/Information Assurance event.

Posted on 10/24/2018 5:32:02 PM

IUP to headline this year's Band Fest

IUP's marching band is the headline group for the annual Band Fest.

Posted on 10/24/2018 5:30:28 PM

Math whiz wraps up residence-style visit at IUP

IUP hosts the inaugural Serafini lecturer, Dr. Arthur Benjamin.

Posted on 10/24/2018 5:27:03 PM

Senate approves four appointments to IUP Council of Trustees

The state senate confirmed appointment of four to the IUP Council of Trustees: Susan Delaney and Mark Holman were reappointed and Tim Cejka and Laurie Kuzneski were appointed to their first term on council.

Posted on 10/24/2018 5:24:20 PM

High school athlete Katie Squires transitions to recreation coordinator for city of Bridgeport, WV

An IUP graduate is named to a leadership position.

Posted on 10/24/2018 5:01:38 PM

Penn Cambria approves hiring of new principal

A current graduate student is named principal of a local school district.

Posted on 10/24/2018 4:58:00 PM

IUP's Music Theater to present 'Sweeney Todd'

IUP will present "Sweeney Todd," complete with the IUP Symphony Orchestra.

Posted on 10/24/2018 4:55:21 PM

Education chancellor to visit IUP

IUP will host Pennsylvania State System chancellor Dr. Daniel Greenstein.

Posted on 10/24/2018 4:52:59 PM

IUP to host international students

IUP will host a group of international students for an intensive immersion experience through a national program.

Posted on 10/24/2018 4:50:47 PM

Meet the man behind Westmoreland County's comprehensive plan

IUP graduate Brian Lawrence is working with Westmoreland County on its comprehensive plan.

Posted on 10/24/2018 4:47:47 PM

NSC presents Bay Crane safety director Linda F. Martin with Marion Martin Award

A doctoral student in safety sciences, Linda Martin, won the 2018 Marion Martin Award from the National Safety Council Women's Caucus.

Posted on 10/24/2018 3:56:22 PM

Quaker Valley hires new administrator for innovation and planning initiatives

An IUP mathematics major graduate is named to a leadership position at Quaker Valley School District.

Posted on 10/18/2018 5:25:55 PM

Retiring Rep. Reed taking job at First Commonwealth Bank

IUP graduate Dave Reed is named to a leadership post at First Commonwealth.

Posted on 10/18/2018 5:22:59 PM

Council members fill vacancy in Third Ward

Dr. Jonathan Southard, a retired chemistry professor, is tapped for Indiana Borough Council.

Posted on 10/18/2018 5:20:45 PM

IUP schedules planetarium shows

IUP's 2018-2019 planetarium shows are announced.

Posted on 10/18/2018 5:16:43 PM

Organ, voice in noon recital

An IUP student offers a recital in her community.

Posted on 10/18/2018 5:13:42 PM

McDonald inducted into IUP Hall of Fame

IUP graduate Beth Anne McDonald-Stevens is inducted into IUP's Sports Hall of Fame.

Posted on 10/16/2018 5:09:04 PM

Flamenco Passion

IUP will host Compania Flamenca Eduardo Guerrero for a performance.

Posted on 10/16/2018 5:07:30 PM

Help Us Help Them dinner to benefit Mahaffey firefighters

Students from the IUP Academy of Culinary Arts offer help for a community fundraising event.

Posted on 10/16/2018 5:05:11 PM

Dixon and Stott Take New Leadership Roles for CNB Bank

An IUP graduate is named to a leadership position at CNB Bank.

Posted on 10/16/2018 5:02:49 PM

Once-quiet candidates in 14th Congressional District launch ads, exchange barbs

IUP political science professor Dr. David Chambers offers comments about a local race.

Posted on 10/16/2018 5:00:24 PM

IUP to celebrate International Education Week

IUP's Office of International Education will host its annual International Education Week.

Posted on 10/16/2018 4:58:02 PM

Club to host Seed Swap

IUP's SEEDS club will host its annual Seed Swap on Oct. 27.

Posted on 10/16/2018 4:56:18 PM

Alliance honors IUP's Residential Revival

IUP's Residential Revival project is honored by the Green Building Alliance.

Posted on 10/16/2018 4:50:03 PM

Drug Free Communities Coalition tackles discussion of addiction stigma

IUP professor Dr. Erick Lauber presents information for a town hall meeting on local addiction stigma.

Posted on 10/12/2018 10:06:39 AM

Awards: South Side High School

IUP graduate Matthew R. McBurney is the 2018 recipient of the Pennsylvania Council of Mathematics New Teacher Award.

Posted on 10/12/2018 9:53:22 AM

IUP schedules archaeology open

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Department Anthropology Department will hold its annual Archaeology Open House.

Posted on 10/12/2018 9:48:57 AM

Series presents evening of flamenco music, dance

IUP's Lively Arts presents "Flamenco Pasin" as part of its Ovations! Series. The event is also part of International Education Week.

Posted on 10/12/2018 9:46:38 AM

Noon recital is a one-man band

An IUP graduate continues to perform in his own band, Satrycon.

Posted on 10/12/2018 9:42:58 AM

AICPA names 2018 Effective Learning Strategies Awards winners

A collaboration between Drs. Lynnan Mocek and Veronica Paz won an award an at accounting association's Effective Learning Strategies event poster session.

Posted on 10/12/2018 9:40:44 AM

Dixon, Stott take new leadership roles at CNB Bank

An IUP accounting graduate is named to a leadership role at a regional bank.

Posted on 10/12/2018 9:37:38 AM

IUP schedules archaeology open house

IUP's Department of Anthropology celebrates National Archaeology Month with an Archaeology Open House.

Posted on 10/12/2018 9:34:26 AM

Scholarship established in memory of longtime IUP employee

A retired IUP administrator is honored with an endowed scholarship for journalism and public relations.

Posted on 10/12/2018 9:05:46 AM

11 Sci-tech building boom aims to make today's babies future state system students

IUP's plans for its new science building is highlighted.

Posted on 10/10/2018 5:49:14 PM

Shaler illustrator achieves childhood dream

IUP graduate Jim Rugg has achieved his dream of "owning" his own comic book character.

Posted on 10/10/2018 5:35:08 PM

IUP museum to host annual gala

IUP's University Museum will host its annual gala in October.

Posted on 10/10/2018 5:31:41 PM

Jamie Empfield, chief photographer

IUP graduate and Indiana Gazette photojournalist Jamie Empfield is profiled.

Posted on 10/8/2018 6:41:55 PM

Johnstown Symphony Orchestra’s 90th anniversary season begins Oct. 20

The Johnstown Symphony Orchestra will include IUP groups for its Dec. 8 concert.

Posted on 10/8/2018 6:39:27 PM

Who's News: Lancaster County hires and promotions(1)

An IUP graduate is promoted by her company.

Posted on 10/8/2018 6:34:55 PM

Nora Wells, digital media manager

An IUP marketing graduate is named to the position of digital manager at the Indiana Gazette.

Posted on 10/8/2018 6:32:08 PM

IUP Theater opening 40th anniversary season

IUP's opening theater production, Fabric of the Nation, is highlighted.

Posted on 10/8/2018 6:29:32 PM

Holocaust programs to be presented at IUP

Programs about policing in the Nazi era will be presented at IUP.

Posted on 10/8/2018 6:27:36 PM

Holocaust programs to be presented

IUP will host several programs about the Holocaust in relation to understanding policing in the Nazi era.

Posted on 10/8/2018 6:25:32 PM

Finding Interesting Investments in the Industrial Segment

An adjunct faculty member in Eberly's College of Business and Information Technology is interviewed for an article on investing.

Posted on 10/8/2018 6:23:43 PM

IUP Parade floats to take a look at the four seasons

Events for IUP's Homecoming celebration are highlighted.

Posted on 10/8/2018 6:21:09 PM

Parade floats to take a look at four seasons

IUP's Homecoming celebration events are detailed.

Posted on 10/8/2018 6:18:29 PM

Parade floats to take a look at the four seasons

IUP's Homecoming celebration is featured.

Posted on 10/8/2018 6:16:33 PM

Conspiracy Theorists Are Embracing A Microwave Theory About US Diplomats Injured In Cuba

IUP Professor of Psychology Dr. David LaPorte offers comment about paranoia and conspiracy theorists.

Posted on 10/4/2018 9:31:45 AM

Perry native memorialized with marker on Md. highway

An IUP alumni is honored for his work as a first responder.

Posted on 10/4/2018 9:29:08 AM

Campus Briefs

A local student who participated in the Research Experiences for Summer Scholars program is highlighted.

Posted on 10/4/2018 9:26:31 AM

York law firm Laucks & Monroe was an incubator for future judges

An IUP graduate is tapped to be a judge.

Posted on 10/4/2018 9:21:47 AM

IUP enrollment continues decline

IUP's fall enrollment numbers are discussed.

Posted on 10/4/2018 9:12:58 AM

Homecoming preparations underway

IUP's homecoming preparations are highlighted.

Posted on 10/4/2018 9:10:23 AM

Urban Outfitters plans $30M fulfillment center in central Pa.

IUP economics professor Dr. David Yerger offers comments about the impact of a major international business locating in Indiana.

Posted on 10/2/2018 12:21:51 PM

IUP names new FDI leaders

IUP names new leadership for Frederick Douglass Institute.

Posted on 10/1/2018 7:12:16 PM

Lock Haven Gets Its First Permanent Female Police Chief

A graduate of the Police Academy is the first female chief of the Lock Haven police force.

Posted on 10/1/2018 7:09:19 PM

IUP professors receive research grant(1)

IUP professors Drs. Jennifer and Anthony Perillo (psychology) received a grant from the National Science Foundation to study bias in forensic psychology.

Posted on 10/1/2018 7:05:27 PM

Local IUP student part of Research Summer Scholars program

A local student is recognized for his participation in the Research Experience for Summer Scholars program.

Posted on 10/1/2018 7:02:36 PM

Local Student Cooking Recipe for Success at Biltmore Estate

An IUP Academy of Culinary Arts graduate is working at the Bilmore Estate.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:58:53 PM

Focus On

IUP graduate Sean McLanahan is interviewed about his success in business.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:54:36 PM

IUP professors receive research grant

The National Science Foundation grant received by two psychology professors is highlighted.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:52:10 PM

It's Happening Here ...

IUP's faculty exhibition is a highlight on the community calendar.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:47:43 PM

Deal inked with URBN: Development at Windy Ridge to employ 225

IUP is cited as a major factor for an international firm to site its fulfillment center in Indiana.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:45:46 PM

IUP holds summer research program

Three local students were part of the 2018 Research Experience for Summer Scholars Program at IUP.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:41:02 PM

Quota honors speech and hearing scholarship recipients

Two IUP speech-language-pathology students were selected for Quota International of Indiana, Pa. Inc.'s scholarships.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:38:37 PM

New Hope-Solebury School Board taps Charles Lentz for superintendent

An IUP graduate is named superintendent of the New Hope-Solebury School District.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:36:36 PM

Nibbles: V & V Scratch Kitchen

An Academy of Culinary Arts graduate is the pastry chef for a V&V Scratch Kitchen.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:34:16 PM

RIPPLE EFFECT: Expert says Urban Outfitters' arrival will boost economy; development chief shuns glory

IUP economics professor Dr. David Yerger offers comments about what a business like Urban Outfitters could mean for the community.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:25:04 PM

After almost two centuries, rural Kiski Township hires its first manager

Kiski Township's first manager, Donna Piper, is an IUP bachelor's and master's degree graduate.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:22:18 PM

Supervisors approve pension costs

White Township Supervisors discuss IUP's Confluence Park project.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:18:09 PM

Have young men’s attitudes toward sexual violence changed since Kavanaugh’s youth?

An IUP junior offers comments about attitudes toward sexual violence.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:16:10 PM

Guest speakers to address MSSU, PSU audiences

An IUP graduate is offering  a lecture on “The Anglo-American Special Relationship: Fact, Fiction and Fantasy.”

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:13:17 PM

Career and College Readiness Expo set for Oct. 11

IUP is part of a community career fair.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:10:56 PM

FELT & FELLOWSHIP: ArtsPath class offers creative outlet at Reynoldsville Foundry

A local arts program is partnering with IUP's ArtsPath on a program for local artists.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:08:13 PM

Student and professors partner for children’s book

An IUP doctoral student is co-author of a children's book about diversity.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:06:15 PM

IUP to hold cyber security seminar

IUP's Office of Extended Studies is partnering with InfraGard Pittsburgh and S&T Bank for a cybersecurity seminar.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:03:29 PM

25 years, 25 green buildings. See them all here.

IUP's Residential Revival was honored by the Pittsburgh Green Building Alliance at the 25th anniversary event.

Posted on 10/1/2018 6:01:13 PM

Hogan fills three vacancies in Anne Arundel judiciary including first African American female judge

IUP graduate Elizabeth Sheree Morris was named to the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court, the first female African-American to serve in this role.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:58:19 PM

Anne Arundel County's first female African-American Circuit Court judge appointed as three vacancies filled

An IUP graduate is the first African-American female judge to sit on the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:54:50 PM

WIU Faculty Member, Alumnus Collaborate on Children's Book

IUP doctoral student Jeremy McCool published a children's book to combat discrimination.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:52:09 PM

IUP Family Weekend

IUP's Family Weekend events are highlighted.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:49:47 PM

IUP Hall of Fame to induct Flora

A New Castle native is named to the IUP Hall of Fame.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:48:09 PM

Dabney Named Chair of Georgia State University’s Department of Criminal Justice & Criminology

IUP graduate Dr. Dean Dabney is named chair of Georgia State's criminal justice and criminology department.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:46:24 PM

Noted Author To Deliver Lecture At PSU

An IUP graduate is an invited speaker for a lecture on the Anglo-American relations to fiction and fantasy.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:42:56 PM

Dr. Thomas Slater to speak on June Mathis

IUP English professor Dr. Thomas Slater is an invited speaker on the topic of June Mathias.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:40:06 PM

GAI Consultants Appoints Bob Hurley Business Development Lead

An IUP graduate and inaugural member of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences is named to a new position in a national engineering firm.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:38:15 PM

Woolwich Selectman Challenges Two-Term State Rep

An IUP graduate is running for political office in Maine.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:34:40 PM

IUP to help with teacher shortage(1)

IUP Dean of the College of Education and Communications discussed a recent grant to help with teacher retention with the IUP Council of Trustees.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:32:28 PM

Borough to unveil mural during Etna Art Tour

A local community partnered with IUP's ArtsPath to develop a student-created mural for the town.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:30:16 PM

Business newsmakers

An IUP graduate is named to the lending team of Mifflinburg Bank and Trust.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:27:53 PM

KCAC posts solid fiscal year

IUP's KCAC posted a solid financial year, Council of Trustees members were told at the September meeting.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:24:28 PM

Luckey honored for her service to IUP

Council of Trustees resolutions honoring retiring Vice President for Student Affairs Dr. Rhonda Luckey are highlighted.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:22:26 PM

Professor explains why Marsh Run floods

IUP professor of geoscience Dr. Katie Farnsworth presented a program on stormwater drainage and flooding.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:19:55 PM

IUP approves construction of $90 million academic building

Information on IUP's new science building is presented to the IUP Council of Trustees.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:17:46 PM

Florence forces some Pittsburgh-area natives to come home

An IUP Academy of Culinary Arts graduate weathered Hurricane Florence.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:15:34 PM

Claira Heizenrater to showcase memento mori at The Station Gallery

IUP art graduate Claira Heizenrater is staging a show in Lock Haven.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:13:05 PM

WC Welcomes New Full-time Faculty Members

An IUP business graduate will serve as entrepreneur in residence at Westminster College.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:10:39 PM

New Castle native to lead Kansas City tourist agency

An IUP graduate is named to lead the Kansas City Tourism Agency.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:08:08 PM

IUP to hold Constitution Day on Monday

IUP's annual Constitution Day event is spotlighted.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:05:49 PM

Slater to speak on June Mathis

IUP professor of English Dr. Thomas Slater was an invited presenter for a program on June Mathis.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:04:01 PM

'Organized stalking' ads on Vancouver transit a mental health concern, experts say

IUP psychology professor Dr. David LaPorte offers commentary on paranoia.

Posted on 10/1/2018 5:01:23 PM

Silky's Crow's Nest closing to make way for new Sharpsburg spot

A restaurant owned by an IUP graduate is profiled.

Posted on 10/1/2018 4:57:45 PM

Local students complete studies at IUP Academy of Culinary Arts

Local students are recognized for completing academic requirements for graduation from the Culinary Academy.

Posted on 10/1/2018 4:54:46 PM

Software Engineering Institute Announces New CFO

An IUP accounting graduate is named CFO for the Software Engineering Institute.

Posted on 10/1/2018 4:52:25 PM

How use of force is taught in Pennsylvania’s police training academies

The director of IUP's Criminal Justice Training Academy, Dennis Marsili, discusses training of cadets related to lethal force.

Posted on 10/1/2018 4:48:12 PM

Zuckerman Museum hosts “Occupations” exhibit

The work of IUP graduate Don Robinson is part of an exhibition at Kennesaw State University.

Posted on 10/1/2018 4:29:56 PM

Readers React: Giving meaning to 9/11 on its anniversary

The Sugra family offer thanks to those who support the scholarship at IUP in his honor.

Posted on 10/1/2018 4:27:16 PM

Distinguished Forest Hills alumni to be honored

An IUP alumna will be honored by her high school.

Posted on 10/1/2018 12:27:23 PM

IUP announces dean’s list

Local dean's list students are recognized.

Posted on 10/1/2018 12:23:22 PM

IUP, Mount Aloysius to mark 9/11 attacks

IUP's 9-11 ceremony is highlighted.

Posted on 10/1/2018 12:21:46 PM

Pitt News ceasing Friday print editions

IUP's The Penn is part of a trend to on-line newspapers on college campuses.

Posted on 10/1/2018 12:11:16 PM

Dean’s List: Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Local dean's list students are recognized.

Posted on 10/1/2018 12:09:07 PM

Clarks Summit residents Daniel Mahoney and Rose Sebastianelli awarded fellowships

An IUP alumna is selected for a prestigious scholarship.

Posted on 10/1/2018 12:07:03 PM

IUP students named to spring 2018 dean's list(1)

Local dean's list students are recognized.

Posted on 10/1/2018 12:04:37 PM

Quick Takes

An IUP graduate is named executive director of marketing, alumni and public relations at Eastern Gateway Community College.

Posted on 10/1/2018 12:02:19 PM

New CNO at HAMC

A master's degree graduate is named CEO at Heart of America Medical Center.

Posted on 10/1/2018 11:59:26 AM

Hood pens book on children's horror literature

Dr. Katherine Hood's book is profiled.

Posted on 10/1/2018 11:56:38 AM

IUP to hold Community Involvement Fair(1)

IUP will host its annual community involvement fair.

Posted on 10/1/2018 11:19:31 AM

Greensburg woman teaches 'bug camp' to Chinese children

An IUP graduate is teaching Chinese children about insects.

Posted on 10/1/2018 11:17:14 AM

Area student named to IUP culinary arts academy dean list

A local student is recognized for achieving culinary dean's list honors.

Posted on 10/1/2018 11:15:19 AM

Pipeline training course in Armstrong County opens door to new careers

IUP's Northpointe campus hosts gas and pipeline training programs.

Posted on 10/1/2018 11:13:12 AM

A BAND FAMILY: Punxsutawney students find confidence, camaraderie through music

An IUP graduate is continuing his commitment to marching band as the director of a high school program in Jefferson County.

Posted on 10/1/2018 11:10:53 AM

Mom passes out notebooks to West Middlesex students in daughter's honor

An IUP graduate's memory is kept alive through her parent's school supplies drive.

Posted on 10/1/2018 11:06:36 AM

In Marla's memory: The Pivarnik family is back in West Middlesex to hand out even more supplies

An IUP graduate is remembered through a school supplies distribution project.

Posted on 10/1/2018 11:04:26 AM

Reminding of DUI dangers

IUP's Institute for Rural Health and Safety was part of a program about impaired driving in Clarion County.

Posted on 10/1/2018 11:01:56 AM

Pittsburgh Promise adds new college partners

IUP's role as a Pittsburgh Promise school is noted.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:59:21 AM

Pottstown High Welcomes Assistant Principal

An IUP graduate is selected to serve as an assistant principal at the Pottstown school district.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:57:02 AM

New SAU 21 superindent hits the ground running

An IUP graduate is selected to lead a school district.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:55:13 AM

Butler YMCA Offers New Group Youth Mentoring Program

An IUP graduate is leading a program for youth in the Butler area.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:51:13 AM

New Woodland Hills principal seeks to establish trust

An IUP graduate is tapped to serve as a principal in a Pittsburgh area district.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:49:25 AM

Gradutes, Aug. 26, 2018

Area graduates are highlighted.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:46:23 AM

Community Band hosts renowned artist

IUP music faculty member Dr. Zach Collins is a guest artist for a community event.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:44:04 AM

IUP names interim dean of libraries

IUP's interim dean of IUP Libraries is introduced.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:42:10 AM

Mark Nordenberg recalls late vice chancellor’s Pitt Pride

A late alumni who went on to a leadership position at the University of Pittsburgh is remember.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:39:50 AM

Summer months busy for chamber

IUP's MARTI-CBH program, Operation Hope Shot, is discussed at the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting by President Driscoll.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:37:33 AM

Oil And Gas Drilling Could Endanger U.S. Archaeological Sites

IUP archeology professor Dr. Ben Ford offers comments about how to preserve important sites in the face of oil and gas drilling.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:34:32 AM

WaterFire Sharon honors 'everyday heroes'

An IUP music professor is part of a community celebration.

Posted on 10/1/2018 10:31:16 AM

IUP to offer annual charity bake sale Confections for a Cause

IUP's Communications Disorders, Special Education and Disability Services Department's fundraising event is profiled.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:42:36 PM

Former journalist achieves his career goal of helping others

An IUP journalism graduate is making a career of helping others.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:40:24 PM

Local drug effort earns accolades

A program to confront opioid addiction includes experts in IUP's Mid-Atlantic Research and Training Institute Community and Behavioral Health.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:38:09 PM

IUP free speech program to start

IUP's Year of Free Speech project is discussed.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:35:32 PM

North Stafford educator named region's teacher of the year

An IUP graduate is named teacher of the year in his region.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:32:35 PM

DEP Teaching Green: Environmental Ed Grant Success Stories

Dr. Holly Travis (biology) is recognized for her Western PA Watershed Collaboration Project.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:30:07 PM

Dean's List for Sept. 8

Local students who are dean's list students are recognized.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:27:53 PM

Spess receives promotion to colonel

An IUP graduate is promoted to the rank of colonel.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:25:59 PM

Foundation gives 3 Punxsutawney buildings to IUP

The Foundation for IUP gifted 3 downtown Punxsutawney buildings to IUP.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:24:26 PM

'Livin' on a Prayer': DAHS marching band show features music of Bon Jovi

An IUP graduate is the marching band director at DuBois Area High School.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:19:41 PM

Attains Dean's Lilst

Local students on the dean's list are recognized.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:16:47 PM

District lists new teachers, staff members

An IUP graduate is named to a teaching position in the Cranberry School District.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:14:22 PM

IUP athletic director Roach accepts job at Texas school

Steve Roach is leaving IUP to take a position at Texas A&M Kingsville.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:12:10 PM

IUP art faculty opens University Museum season

The work of IUP art faculty is showcased in the University Museum's first show of the season.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:07:50 PM

Foundation for IUP gifts three buildings in downtown Punxsy to IUP

The Foundation for IUP gifted three buildings to IUP in downtown Punxsutawney.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:05:17 PM

IUP students named to spring 2018 dean's list

Area students on the dean's list are recognized.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:03:24 PM

Two students named to dean's list

Area students who achieved culinary dean's list status are recognized.

Posted on 9/28/2018 1:01:23 PM

IUP to hold Community Involvement Fair

Indiana University of Pennsylvania will host 22 nonprofit community agencies for the annual Community Involvement Fair.

Posted on 9/28/2018 12:54:55 PM

Natural gas and pipeline utility programs graduates another class

IUP's Northpointe campus hosts a natural gas and pipeline field skills class.

Posted on 9/28/2018 12:51:32 PM

IUP to help with teacher shortage

IUP's recent grant to help with teacher retention is featured.

Posted on 9/21/2018 4:29:16 PM

GAI Consultants Appoints Bob Hurley Business Development Lead -- GAI Consultants Inc

An IUP graduate and member of the inaugural College of Humanities and Social Sciences Hall of Distinction, is named Development Lead with a national consulting firm.

Posted on 9/21/2018 4:27:09 PM

Indiana County Entertainment Center

IUP's Triennial Faculty Art exhibition is profiled.

Posted on 9/21/2018 2:35:12 PM

These artists can do -- and teach

IUP is well represented in a new exhibition at the Westmoreland County Museum of Art, including by Dr. Sue Palmisano.

Posted on 9/21/2018 2:12:10 PM

Glendale alumnus donates school supply boxes to school district

An IUP graduate, who started a business while a junior at IUP. made a donation to a local educational foundation to benefit needy families.

Posted on 8/17/2018 9:07:51 AM

Seneca Valley High School Gets New Assistant Principal

A graduate from IUP's program for principals is named assistant principal at Seneca Valley High School.

Posted on 8/15/2018 5:25:21 PM

Healthy Eating: Making Recipes Healthier

Lisa Balestrino, RD, a registered dietitian at Cone Health Nutrition and Diabetes Education Services in Burlington and a master's degree graduate in food and nutrition, who completed a dietetic internship at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, offers tips on eating healthy.

Posted on 8/15/2018 5:22:45 PM

August 15: “State of Addiction” Public Hearing Set In Ebensburg

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll will be part of a Center for Rural Pennsylvania public hearing on issues related to opioid addiction.

Posted on 8/15/2018 10:25:34 AM

Garden club presents scholarships at picnic

A local student is the recipient of a community scholarship to study at IUP.

Posted on 8/15/2018 10:22:28 AM

Gateway Cafe showing support to troops with donation drive

An IUP students is part of a community effort to benefit American troops.

Posted on 8/15/2018 10:07:08 AM

Newton Hamilton woman named to dean’s list

A local student is recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 8/15/2018 10:03:10 AM

Police shooting raises questions about use of force training

Dennis Marsili, director of IUP's Criminal Justice Training Academy, offers comments about training of police recruits and the use of force.

Posted on 8/15/2018 10:00:29 AM

A Time of War and Treachery

An IUP doctoral graduate is the author of a post about writers in Tennessee.

Posted on 8/15/2018 9:57:18 AM

Foresters' Use of Management Tool Focus of Study

An IUP graduate is part of a research team working on forest conservation.

Posted on 8/15/2018 9:54:42 AM

MEMIC Hires Brennan as New Jersey Safety Management Consultant

IUP safety science graduate Thomas Brennan is named as a New Jersey Safety Management Consultant.

Posted on 8/15/2018 9:52:08 AM

School board hires armed guard for junior high

Dr. Timothy Runge is named to the Indiana Area School District's School Climate and Preparedness Committee ad hoc panel.

Posted on 8/15/2018 9:17:47 AM

Where One Hears Free Speech, Another Hears Hate Speech

Dr. Mary Beth Leidman, communications media, offers comments about free speech.

Posted on 8/15/2018 9:13:34 AM

Scholarship recipient: Mary Posgay

A local woman is the recipient of a community scholarship to study at IUP.

Posted on 8/9/2018 2:16:12 PM

Food Co-op members thank supporters

IUP's Academy of Culinary Arts is recognized for help with a local food pantry fundraising project.

Posted on 8/9/2018 2:13:44 PM

IUP names interim VP for student affairs

Dr. Charles Fey has been named as interim vice president for student affairs at IUP.

Posted on 8/9/2018 2:05:20 PM

New appointee hopes to be 'unifier' for troubled Monessen council

An IUP graduate is named to a seat on Monessen Borough Council.

Posted on 8/9/2018 2:02:12 PM

Woman restoring storied Middletown mansion will now lead community foundation

An IUP master's graduate is named to lead a Maryland community foundation.

Posted on 8/8/2018 6:33:17 PM

'Miss Melanie' Stuns Audiences with her Smooth, Rangy Voice

IUP graduate and professional singer "Miss Melanie" (Melanie Morrison) is reviewed.

Posted on 8/8/2018 11:29:33 AM

MARTI videos detail personal stories of addiction

IUP's MARTI-CBH has produced a series of videos designed to aid in prevention and anti-stigma about opioid addiction.

Posted on 8/7/2018 1:41:28 PM

SAMA museum system announces first female director

An IUP journalism and public relations graduate is named as the first female director of the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art.

Posted on 8/7/2018 1:38:52 PM

Volosky inducted into Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

An IUP student is recognized for induction into Phi Kappa Phi honor society.

Posted on 8/7/2018 1:35:22 PM

Lourdes grads establish scholarship at IUP

A scholarship established by a retired IUP professor, Dr. Joseph Kovaleski, and his wife, Susan, is highlighted.

Posted on 8/7/2018 1:32:46 PM

The view from Table 45 at HOF Fashion Show

IUP's Chris Higbee is praised in an article about a regional fundraising event, written by an IUP graduate.

Posted on 8/6/2018 1:08:05 PM

New reporter joins Cranberry Eagle staff

An IUP graduate is named to the staff of the Cranberry Eagle.

Posted on 8/6/2018 1:02:18 PM

South Whitehall police shooting raises questions about officer training that focuses on force

IUP's director of the Municipal Police Academy offers comment about force and policing.

Posted on 8/6/2018 12:58:50 PM

Hazard mitigation plan OK'd by IUP

IUP's Council of Trustees approved the Indiana County Hazard Mitigation Plan.

Posted on 8/6/2018 12:41:09 PM

AmeriCorps Member Makes, Donates Blankets For Human Concerns

An IUP student-athlete is completing her second year of working with Americorps in her hometown of Oswego.

Posted on 8/2/2018 6:44:11 PM

West Chester gets two new female police officers

An IUP graduate is one of two new female officers in West Chester.

Posted on 8/2/2018 6:40:53 PM

Anthony Marletta Receives ASTM Scholarship

An IUP doctoral student is the recipient of a $10,000 scholarship from American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM).

Posted on 8/1/2018 8:42:22 AM

On song - the CD that launched some classic NZ music careers

Music professor Dr. Henry Wong Doe is profiled by a New Zealand reviewer.

Posted on 8/1/2018 8:37:24 AM

Scott’s stories: Audiences get to know The Clarks' real Blasey

IUP graduate and Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Scott Blasey solo career is profiled.

Posted on 8/1/2018 8:32:13 AM

Family’s fight with driller illustrates legal loophole that exposes Native American, historical sites

IUP professor Dr. Ben Ford talks about measures that could help to preserve the nation's historical archeological sites that are being targeted for oil and gas drilling.

Posted on 7/31/2018 9:26:51 AM

Bucking the trend: Multi-pronged approach fights opioids in Armstrong County

IUP journalism and public relations professor Dr. Erick Lauber is working with state officials to gather information related to the opioid crisis.

Posted on 7/31/2018 9:23:03 AM

Folk festival to focus on education, arts, music

IUP will host an exhibition during the fall Appalachian Folk Festival.

Posted on 7/30/2018 3:10:39 PM

Former Valley residents set up scholarship for Indiana University of Pennsylvania

A retired faculty member and his wife have established a scholarship for students from Northumberland County entering the College of Education and Communications.

Posted on 7/30/2018 3:05:52 PM

Sparrow News: Sparrow Ionia Hospital Names Nurse of the Year

An IUP nursing graduate is named "Nurse of the Year" at his Iowa hospital.

Posted on 7/30/2018 3:02:37 PM

Water Mites Discovered Parasitizing Two Mosquito Species in Pennsylvania

IUP biology professor Dr. Tom Simmons and student researcher Anna Manges are co-authors of a study on if certain species of mosquitoes are parasitized by water mites.

Posted on 7/30/2018 2:58:16 PM

Legal Loophole Exposes Native American, Historical Sites to Drilling

IUP's Dr. Ben Ford offers expertise on drill sites and the potential to destroy artifacts.

Posted on 7/30/2018 2:54:06 PM

Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art executive director set to retire

An IUP MBA graduate is retiring from his position with the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art.

Posted on 7/27/2018 8:46:04 AM

New Steckel principal says she’s proud to be school’s leader

An IUP graduate is named to serve as principal of a Lehigh Valley school.

Posted on 7/25/2018 4:27:09 PM

ASTM International awards $10,000 scholarships to students at Alabama, McGill, Vanderbilt, IUP

Graduate student Anthony Marletta was chosen for a $10,000 competitive ASTM (safety sciences) scholarship.

Posted on 7/25/2018 4:17:38 PM

Leveraging Workers' Compensation Programs as a Competitive Advantage

An IUP graduate authors an article about workers' compensation programs as a competitive advantage.

Posted on 7/25/2018 4:12:47 PM

Pa. hopes residency model boosts teacher training

IUP is one of three universities to receive a grant to help retain teachers.

Posted on 7/25/2018 4:04:29 PM

Thiel hires band director

An IUP music graduate is selected to serve as band director at a regional college.

Posted on 7/25/2018 4:02:11 PM

Students in the news(4)

Two local students have received scholarships for study at IUP.

Posted on 7/25/2018 3:59:51 PM

Student Co-op adds two to staff

Two new employees are added to the Co-op staff.

Posted on 7/25/2018 10:37:35 AM

MiddleEastEye.net: Who stands to gain and lose from peace between Ethiopia and Eritrea?

IUP professor Dr. Amanda Poole is a co-author of an article about Eritrea.

Posted on 7/25/2018 10:35:04 AM

Kiwanis presents scholarship

A student from DuBois is selected for a scholarship to study psychology at IUP.

Posted on 7/25/2018 10:26:30 AM

IUP online fine arts program named one of best in nation

IUP's online fine arts program is recognized for excellence by an online guide.

Posted on 7/25/2018 10:24:29 AM

Headed to Australia—IUP students earn scholarships, will study abroad

Two IUP students selected for Gilman Scholarships are profiled.

Posted on 7/25/2018 10:22:06 AM

Student receives scholarship to study abroad

IUP student Frank Manzano is the recipient of a Gilman study abroad scholarship.

Posted on 7/20/2018 3:28:45 PM

Towanda Woman Honored, Earns Distinguished Alumni Award

IUP's Distinguished Alumni Award winner Leslie Purser is honored.

Posted on 7/20/2018 3:25:01 PM

Review: The Inner Urge’s debut delivers big sound for a tight group

A band that got its start at IUP gets a very positive review.

Posted on 7/20/2018 3:22:24 PM

Trustees lower rates at IUP Punxsutawney

IUP's Council of Trustees approved a reduction in rates for students living and dining at the IUP Punxsutawney campus.

Posted on 7/20/2018 3:18:16 PM

Skelly and Loy welcomes new environmental technician

Geology graduate Amy Clegg, who did research work at the Cleveland Lloyd Dinosaur site, is hired by Skelly and Loy Geo-Environmental Services Group.

Posted on 7/16/2018 9:41:51 AM

Julie Hemp named general manager of Catch 54

An IUP graduate is named to a leadership position at a Maryland restaurant.

Posted on 7/16/2018 9:32:18 AM

Newsmakers: Pennsylvania Bar Association names new committee chairs

An IUP master's graduate has been selected to serve as an architectural historian with the Cultural Resources Service group.

Posted on 7/16/2018 9:22:26 AM

Robertsdale man awarded scholarship

An incoming student recipient of the Experience IUP Day scholarship, Dakota Newbury, is recognized.

Posted on 7/16/2018 9:20:23 AM

Named Provost Scholars at IUP

Local students who have been honored as Provost Scholars are recognized.

Posted on 7/16/2018 9:16:21 AM

CarFit event to be held in White Township

IUP's Center for Rural Health and Safety is part of an automobile safety program.

Posted on 7/16/2018 9:14:31 AM

Clarksburg student completes STEM Academy Program

A local student is the first graduate of IUP's STEM Academy, taking 10 courses at IUP while still in high school.

Posted on 7/16/2018 9:12:22 AM

IUP to receive $578,038 in PDE grant funding

IUP will receive more than $570,000 for teacher training and retention efforts.

Posted on 7/16/2018 9:10:23 AM

PA Department of Education awards $2 million to universities

IUP is one of three universities to receive a grant to develop retention initiatives for teachers.

Posted on 7/13/2018 5:56:56 PM

Grant to support teacher training residencies

IUP is receiving $578,000 from the state for teacher training and retention initiatives.

Posted on 7/13/2018 5:54:43 PM

Armstrong County class offers pipeline training for free

IUP's Northpointe campus is hosting a pipeline training program.

Posted on 7/13/2018 5:51:43 PM

With the teacher supply plummeting, Pa. spending $2M to stem the tide

IUP received a $578,038 grant for teacher retention.

Posted on 7/13/2018 5:50:01 PM

Longtime IUP executive announces retirement(1)

Dr. Rhonda Luckey, vice president for student affairs, will retire as the fall semester begins.

Posted on 7/13/2018 5:47:02 PM

Longtime IUP executive announces retirement

Dr. Rhonda Luckey's retirement is announced.

Posted on 7/13/2018 5:30:53 PM

IUP Making A Difference In Fight Against Opioid Edition

IUP professor of journalism and public relations Dr. Erick Lauber is interviewed on KDKA's Sunday Business Page about efforts to curtail opioid addiction.

Posted on 7/11/2018 2:19:14 PM

Former federal prosecutor keeps up fight against scourge of opioids

IUP MARTI conference kicks off with David Hickton as the keynote speaker.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:56:40 PM

Students in the News(3)

A local student is selected for two IUP scholarships.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:51:20 PM

NATALIE CADILE: Homer City trendsetter enjoying success

IUP graduate Natalie Cadile is profiled as an outstanding local business woman.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:49:25 PM

MEGAN SYSTER: Third-generation operator of Manor Motors

IUP graduate Megan Syster is profiled as a outstanding woman in business.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:47:34 PM

Former Cordova resident earns doctorate

An IUP doctoral student earns her Ph.D.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:45:38 PM

IUP MBA program ranked as one of top programs in nation

IUP's Executive MBA program is ranked as a top program in the nation.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:41:36 PM

Mars Area hires new director of special education

An IUP graduate is named director of special education at an Allegheny County school district.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:40:08 PM

Addictions, violence and crime are focus of MARTI conference

IUP's MARTI summer school conference is highlighted.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:38:04 PM

Council mulls effort to welcome students

Indiana Borough Council discusses efforts to make IUP students feel welcome.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:36:24 PM

Important finds at Politiko-Troullia and Pyla-Koutsopetria excavations on Cyprus island

Research in Cyprus by Dr. Scott Moore (history) is highlighted.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:34:44 PM

Woodland Hills School District hires new high school principal

An IUP graduate is named to serve as principal of Woodland Hills High School.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:32:53 PM

Woodland Hills hires new high school principal

An IUP graduate is named principal of a Westmoreland County school.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:30:48 PM

Local students to complete externships at IUP

Two local students from the Academy of Culinary Arts who are completing externships are highlighted.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:27:42 PM

Progress made in restoring Aultman Run watershed

IUP faculty are part of a watershed restoration project in Indiana County.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:25:29 PM

Turahn Jenkins to challenge District Attorney Stephen Zappala in 2019

An IUP graduate is running for district attorney in Allegheny County.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:23:44 PM

People on the Move

An IUP graduate completes his master's degree at Harvard.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:21:55 PM

Drop in fatal overdoses locally 'a very big deal'

IUP professor Dr. Erick Lauber is quoted in an article about a decline in opioid deaths.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:20:07 PM

Area student graduates from IUP culinary program

A local student has completed academic requirements at the Academy of Culinary Arts.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:17:51 PM

Opioids have replaced flooding atop list of hazards

IUP was part of the community organizations who updated the Indiana County emergency plan.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:16:18 PM

IUP professor earns award from conservancy

IUP geoscience professor Dr. Katie Farnsworth is recognized with an award from the Evergreen Conservancy.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:13:40 PM

MARTI conference to focus on opioid epidemic

IUP's annual MARTI-CBH conference is highlighted.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:11:12 PM

Consequent Capital Management Announces new CEO

An IUP business graduate is named CEO of a national financial company.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:09:30 PM

IUP student with local ties headed to China

IUP student Dan Wethli was selected to study in China.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:07:12 PM

Increasing electronic health literacy: A three-pronged approach

IUP nursing and allied health faculty author an article on electronic health literacy.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:04:15 PM

NRCS, landowners give home for ‘at-risk’ warblers (Keeping the Farm)

IUP researchers are working with landowners on a project to provide habitats for the golden-winged and cerulean warblers.

Posted on 7/11/2018 1:02:10 PM

OD death rate drops in one region: Why, and will it last?

IUP professor Dr. Erick Lauber was part of a presentation about opioid deaths and addiction issues.

Posted on 7/11/2018 12:59:20 PM

Local Student Named to IUP Deans List

A 2018 graduate is recognized for academic excellence.

Posted on 7/11/2018 12:55:26 PM

Marcia Ballinger

IUP journalism graduate Marcia Ballinger is named president of Lorain County Community College.

Posted on 7/11/2018 12:53:38 PM

Doug Greene: A survivor

IUP graduate Doug Green, a theater major and Honors College graduate, is profiled.

Posted on 7/11/2018 12:49:52 PM

Jenkins announces candidacy for Allegheny County District Attorney

An IUP criminology degree is seeking a judicial position in Allegheny County.

Posted on 7/11/2018 12:46:54 PM

Important Finds at Politiko-Troullia And Pyla-Koutsopetria xcavations on Cyprus Island

Work by Dr. Scott Moore (history) on Cyprus Island is chronicled.

Posted on 7/11/2018 12:41:48 PM

The 10 Coolest CEOs in Data Integration Tools

An IUP graduate is named to the top 10 "coolest CEOs" in data management.

Posted on 6/28/2018 6:09:52 PM

KHATMEH OSSEIRAN-HANNA

IUP's Vice President for University Advancement is announced.

Posted on 6/28/2018 6:05:29 PM

KHATMEH OSSEIRAN-HANNA – Higher Education

Khatmeh Osseiran-Hanna is named vice president of university advancement.

Posted on 6/28/2018 6:01:37 PM

Hyatt named bariatric program coordinator for Nanticoke Physician Network(1)

An IUP graduate is named as head of a program at a medical center.

Posted on 6/28/2018 5:57:03 PM

Centennial events planned for Nanty Glo

IUP history professor Dr. Elizabeth Ricketts Marcus will be part of the Nanty Glo centennial celebration.

Posted on 6/28/2018 5:53:43 PM

IUP professor selected for excellence award

IUP professor Dr. Prashanth Bharadwaj is honored with an Award for Excellence in Education by the Global Organization of People of Indian Origin.

Posted on 6/28/2018 5:50:18 PM

Campaign aims to offer drug crisis education, tackle addiction stigma

Dr. Erick Lauber and student researchers are working with a local community to educate about opioid and other drug addiction.

Posted on 6/27/2018 3:54:43 PM

Research region: Amazing work is done here outside tech and meds

IUP is recognized for its excellence in research and student opportunities, including the work of Dr. Shundong Bi and 2018 graduate Natalie Cignetti.

Posted on 6/27/2018 3:52:23 PM

Pennsylvania nurse calls for better self-care among those in an overworked population

An IUP nursing faculty member talks about the need for self-care by nurses and the "Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation" program.

Posted on 6/26/2018 8:06:32 PM

New Game Commissioners welcomed

IUP graduate Scott Faradora is named to the state board of Game Commissioners.

Posted on 6/26/2018 8:04:01 PM

State universities launch new programs tailored to workforce needs

Two new programs at IUP are approved by the Chancellor of the State System.

Posted on 6/26/2018 8:00:51 PM

Hyatt Named Bariatric Program Coordinator for Nanticoke Physician Network

IUP graduate Kimberly Hyatt is named to lead a bariatric program at a Delaware health system.

Posted on 6/26/2018 7:57:49 PM

New superintendent at OC

An IUP graduate is named superintendent of the Oil City school district.

Posted on 6/26/2018 7:55:39 PM

School districts get bump in state funding

With the new state budget, IUP and the other PaSSHE universities are in line for more funding.

Posted on 6/26/2018 7:52:20 PM

PASSHE announces new degree programs

Two new programs at IUP receive state system approval.

Posted on 6/26/2018 7:49:46 PM

Pennsylvania: New Game Commissioners Welcomed

An IUP graduate is named to the Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners.

Posted on 6/26/2018 8:38:37 AM

Youth News

A local student wins a scholarship to attend IUP.

Posted on 6/26/2018 8:34:28 AM

Pa. State System of Higher Education announces new degree programs

IUP joins several other universities in announcing two new programs.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:53:26 PM

Homer City company expands to assist oil, gas industries

The president of a local company dealing with oil and gas is an IUP graduate.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:51:01 PM

Murdock stepping away from Trinity job

An IUP alumni looks back on his career in health care and looks forward to a new role in the community.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:48:48 PM

IUP student publicists win statewide acclaim

IUP's PRSSA group won a state award for public relations work on organ donation.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:45:55 PM

Women Who Lead Conference at IUP

IUP alumni will be part of a Supply Chain Management program designed to inspire leadership and women leaders.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:42:45 PM

HU receives $660,000 state grant to continue mine mapping

IUP is part of a group to receive grants to continue mine mapping.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:38:23 PM

Frontier court weekend brings the Revolutionary War era to life at Hanna's Town

IUP plays a part in unearthing the history of Hanna's Town.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:36:16 PM

Grange presents scholarships

A local student received a scholarship to attend IUP.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:33:04 PM

New Mars special ed director brings experience

An IUP master's graduate is named special education director at a Pittsburgh area school district.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:30:01 PM

West Chester police swears in second female officer

A 2016 criminology graduate is sworn into a local police force.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:27:01 PM

Montessori school in Plum closing after four decades

An IUP graduate is retiring after more than 50 years of teaching and directing a Montessori school in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:24:47 PM

Cheat Lake Elementary School hosts Chinese immersion camp

IUP professor Dr. Wayne Chen is part of a Virginia Chinese immersion camp for children.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:22:00 PM

On Campus: Delco students earn degrees, dean's list status coast to coast

Local students are recognized as Provost Scholars.

Posted on 6/25/2018 5:18:05 PM

Cancer Genetics Strengthens Management Team with Appointment of Michael McCartney as Chief Commercial Officer

An IUP graduate is working with an international company that produces medicine for oncology through molecular markers and diagnostics.

Posted on 6/20/2018 9:50:54 AM

Pittsburgh-Area Scientists Help Discover New Mammal From The Age Of The Dinosaurs

Dr. Shundong Bi, professor of biology, led a team that discovered a new prehistoric mammal.

Posted on 6/20/2018 9:46:34 AM

Fighting the spread of invasive plants in Murrysville, Pittsburgh and Southwestern Pennsylvania

IUP biology faculty Dr. Ellen Yerger is working with an environmental group on healthy park ecosystems.

Posted on 6/20/2018 9:42:05 AM

IUP's student-run newspaper to end print edition

IUP's student-run newspaper, The Penn, will move to an on-line publication.

Posted on 6/20/2018 9:05:43 AM

Area Upward Bound students recognized

Two students in IUP's Upward Bound program have won national scholarships.

Posted on 6/20/2018 9:03:27 AM

Erie County Democrats pick new party leader

An IUP doctoral graduate has been elected head of Erie County Democrat party.

Posted on 6/20/2018 8:32:35 AM

Directors approve tax increase, select acting superintendent

A finance graduate is named acting superintendent of an area school district.

Posted on 6/20/2018 8:28:03 AM

IUP professor to receive award

An IUP geosciences professor has been selected for a conservation award.

Posted on 6/20/2018 8:24:41 AM

More than Ever Infants Diets Fall Short of Iron

An IUP food and nutrition master's program graduate is sourced in a national article about infant nutrition.

Posted on 6/14/2018 6:32:31 PM

Sushi Served With a Secret Ingredient: Microplastic

IUP geoscience professor Dr. Katie Farnsworth offers comment on ocean pollution and its impact on the food we eat.

Posted on 6/14/2018 6:26:15 PM

IUP students to continue testing air, water at Beaver Run Reservoir

IUP will continue work to monitor water and air quality at Beaver Run Reservoir.

Posted on 6/14/2018 6:22:55 PM

'Oh my God this is amazing': Pittsburgh scientists on team that discovered new ancient mammal

Dr. Shundong Bi, IUP biology professor, is lead author of a study about a newly discovered ancient placental mammal.

Posted on 6/14/2018 6:20:28 PM

Hayfield approved as Johnstown city manager

A master's degree graduate is named to the Johnstown City Manager position.

Posted on 6/14/2018 6:17:13 PM

Mother-and-son musical duo will perform at Penn Area Library

An IUP Honors Jazz Band member was selected to play at a regional concert.

Posted on 6/14/2018 6:14:38 PM

Everyday Hunter: Fishers no threat to our turkey population

A study by Dr. Jeff Larkin (biology) is used for a story about fishers.

Posted on 6/12/2018 8:17:25 AM

The Art League Presents Michael McSorley Collections of Perceptions

IUP art graduate Michael McSorely has a one-man exhibition at a Virginia gallery.

Posted on 6/12/2018 7:58:20 AM

Mange spreading among Pennsylvania black bears

A dissertation by an IUP student is used in a report about mange and black bears.

Posted on 6/12/2018 7:54:36 AM

90-year-old Holocaust survivor stresses importance of education to Catonsville Middle students

Holocaust survivor and former faculty member at IUP continues to speak to students about her experiences.

Posted on 6/12/2018 7:51:49 AM

A-B Tech 2018 Commencement Honors Graduates, Faculty, and Employees

A Ph.D. graduate is named professor emeritus as a North Carolina high school.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:59:56 AM

From the community: Zachary Holston Named Executive Chef at Cantigny

An IUP Academy of Culinary Arts graduate is named executive chef at a Chicago-area restaurant.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:55:36 AM

Vonnie Fiore, state's Pupil Personnel Worker of the Year, has dedicated life to helping others

An IUP graduate is honored by her state association as the Pupil Personnel Worker of the Year for Maryland.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:40:21 AM

IUP recognizes work of Apollo- Ridge School District alumna

IUP graduate and the director of Career and Professional Development Center, Dr. Tammy Manko, is profiled as the recipient of the Ronald Lunardini Award.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:35:25 AM

Indiana teachers award scholarship

A local student receives a scholarship to study at IUP.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:25:48 AM

College news(1)

An IUP student is recognized for academic honors.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:21:37 AM

IUP announces Provost Scholars(1)

Local students at IUP who achieved Provost Scholar status are recognized.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:17:55 AM

IUP professor wins national award

English faculty member Dr. Chauna Craig has won a national award for her book, "The Widows Guide to Edible Mushrooms."

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:14:45 AM

IUP announces Provost Scholars

Students from the region who were named Provost Scholars are recognized.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:12:55 AM

IUP selects chief marketing officer

IUP has selected Chris Noah as the Chief Marketing Officer.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:10:31 AM

Pine-Richland hires new principal, assistant principal

An IUP graduate is tapped to serve as principal for a school district.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:08:53 AM

Sound designer returns to Post Playhouse for second summer

An IUP graduate is working as a sound designer at a Nebraska community theater.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:05:45 AM

Toomey, Casey back Trump choice for U.S. marshal for Western Pa.

An IUP criminology graduate is the president's choice for U.S. marshal.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:02:11 AM

Three area students graduate with perfect attendance

An area student with perfect attendance throughout grades one through 12 has selected IUP to continue her studies.

Posted on 6/11/2018 8:00:03 AM

Dean's List for June 9

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 6/11/2018 7:57:56 AM

Educators group awards scholarship

A local student is selected for a scholarship to study at IUP.

Posted on 6/11/2018 7:56:05 AM

Manko named recipient of alumni award at IUP

IUP's Dr. Tammy Manko is recognized with the Ronald Lunardini Award for career excellence.

Posted on 6/8/2018 1:04:22 PM

In the Schools

Local students who achieved Provost Scholar honors are recognized.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:57:50 PM

Holly King named provost scholar at IUP

A local student is honored with Provost Scholar recognition.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:55:00 PM

Local coaches, players to be honored

An IUP graduate will be honored with induction into a sports hall of fame.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:52:56 PM

Who’s Next: Food & Drink; Meet 23 people elevating Pittsburgh’s dining scene

An IUP graduate, Day Bracey, is recognized for his weekly podcast, Drinking Partners, that is "hot" in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:47:17 PM

Chamber and jazz concerts at Technopolis

An IUP music graduate is part of the schedule for an international music event.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:44:07 PM

Former IUP quarterback included on hall of fame ballot

An IUP student-athlete, now alumni, is on the ballet for the 2019 College Hall of Fame.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:41:56 PM

Registration open for conference at IUP

IUP is hosting a national conference, Pedagogy and Theatre of the Oppressed.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:39:54 PM

AmeriServ hires Blairsville man

An IUP graduate has been selected for a leadership role with AmeriServ Trust and Financial Services Company.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:38:04 PM

‘This is a big deal,’ Wolf says of Showcase for Commerce

IUP professor and political candidate Dr. Susan Boser talks about her impressions of the Showcase for Commerce.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:35:54 PM

Inside Business

An IUP graduate is named to a position at a Virginia library.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:33:04 PM

VFW honors students

Three local students received scholarships to attend IUP from the local VFW.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:30:31 PM

Chamber of Commerce inducts four into business hall of fame

An IUP Trustee, being honored by the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce, talks about the recent major gifts to IUP's Imagine Unlimited campaign.

Posted on 6/8/2018 12:28:30 PM

For Marion Center valedictorians, school success runs in the family

Two area families have a tradition of academic excellence, and they are bringing that tradition to IUP.

Posted on 5/31/2018 2:04:38 PM

BOY OF THE MONTH: Mohamed Sissoko

An incoming freshman is honored by a local community group as "boy of the month."

Posted on 5/31/2018 1:20:50 PM

GIRL OF THE MONTH: Rebecca M. Shellenbarger

An incoming freshman is honored by a community group.

Posted on 5/31/2018 1:18:58 PM

Press Club of Western PA Announces 2018 Golden Quill Winners

A student writer for the HawkEye, Septima Simpkins, won a Golden Quill award for best opinion piece at the 2018 awards ceremony in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 5/25/2018 1:07:24 PM

Airport High School has a new principal

An IUP graduate has been named principal at a South Carolina school district.

Posted on 5/25/2018 1:00:59 PM

Seneca has new football coach

A graduate has been named to lead a high school football program.

Posted on 5/25/2018 12:58:29 PM

IUP schedules free cybersecurity camp

IUP will offer a free cybersecurity camp as part of a national grant funded program.

Posted on 5/25/2018 12:56:34 PM

State Rep. Eric Nelson to speak at Memorial Day event in Hempfield

IUP graduate and state representative Eric Nelson will speak at a Memorial Day ceremony.

Posted on 5/25/2018 12:54:55 PM

Eriez appoints director of global marketing and communications

An IUP graduate is named as director of global marketing and strategy at an international company.

Posted on 5/25/2018 12:52:54 PM

Federal grant program for teachers likened to bait-and-switch scam(1)

IUP is one of the universities that did not participated in the TEACH grants program. IUP Director of Financial Aid Ragan Griffin offered comment on the program.

Posted on 5/21/2018 3:59:03 PM

Federal grant program for teachers likened to bait-and-switch scam

IUP Director of Financial Aid Ragan Griffin offers comments about the recent TEACH grants.

Posted on 5/21/2018 3:54:54 PM

Recent Private Gifts to Higher Education: Support for Research on Healthy Aging and Other Biomedical Issues

A recent gift of $23 million from Dr. John and Charlene Kopchick is ranked as sixth by the Chronicle of Higher Education in its listing of recent private gifts to support healthy aging and other biomedical issues.

Posted on 5/21/2018 3:50:07 PM

These 7 Women Could Help Democrats Win Congress. (And Here’s How the Republicans Plan to Stop Them.)

IUP's Dr. Susan Boser is part of a contingent of women in politics that could change the face of Congress.

Posted on 5/21/2018 3:46:23 PM

Ticks and Lyme disease: The problem 'no one's really doing anything about'

IUP's "tick team," led by Dr. Thomas Simmons, continue to work on the issue of ticks and Lyme disease.

Posted on 5/21/2018 3:43:21 PM

IUP offers free cyber security camp

IUP will host a free cybersecurity camp for students and teachers.

Posted on 5/18/2018 5:20:59 PM

Pennsylvania fields historic slate of women congressional candidates(1)

IUP's Dr. Susan Boser is part of a history-making delegation of women who will run for seats for Pennsylvania's legislature.

Posted on 5/18/2018 5:18:03 PM

Two commissioned in recent ceremony

Two local students who graduated and were commissioned into the U.S. Army at the IUP commencement ceremony are recognized.

Posted on 5/18/2018 5:14:52 PM

Pennsylvania fields historic slate of women congressional candidates

IUP sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser will be part of the field of women candidates for Pennsylvania's congressional seats.

Posted on 5/18/2018 2:53:15 PM

Things get a little intense in the Sheetz vs. Wawa turf war

IUP graduate Matthew Fridg is doing a movie on Sheetz vs. Wawa.

Posted on 5/18/2018 2:49:54 PM

IUP will name new planetarium for Latrobe couple

IUP alumni Tim and Debra Phillips Cejka will be honored for their generosity and service with the naming of the new planetarium and atrium in IUP's new science building.

Posted on 5/18/2018 2:46:36 PM

Krasnoyarsk to host 2018 FISU Forum as build-up to 2019 Winter Universiade continues

IUP faculty member Dr. Richard Hsiao will be part of the panel of speaker for the 2019 Winter Universaide games.

Posted on 5/18/2018 2:43:13 PM

Boser wins Democratic primary in new 15th

IUP professor Dr. Susan Boser won the 15th district democratic nomination.

Posted on 5/16/2018 1:30:25 PM

Pennsylvania Primary Wins Mean Women Are About to Break Up the Congressional Boys' Club

IUP professor Dr. Susan Boser is one of seven women who won democratic nominations for state Congress.

Posted on 5/16/2018 1:28:35 PM

Irvin to Face Rogers in 81st District Rematch

An IUP graduate won his party's nomination for the 81th legislative district election.

Posted on 5/16/2018 1:24:22 PM

Voters pick Dellafiora, Struzzi

IUP graduate Logan Dellafiora won the democratic nomination for the 62nd legislative district election.

Posted on 5/16/2018 1:20:59 PM

Boser earns nod from Dems

IUP professor of sociology Dr. Susan Boser won the democratic nod for the 15th congressional district election.

Posted on 5/16/2018 1:16:44 PM

Progressive woman defeats pro-Trump ‘Democrat’ in Pennsylvania primary

IUP sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser joins seven women in Pennsylvania who won a Democratic nomination for Congress.

Posted on 5/16/2018 1:07:08 PM

IUP professor secures Democratic nomination for 15th Congressional District

IUP sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser won the democratic nomination for the 15th congressional district.

Posted on 5/16/2018 1:03:16 PM

Boser easily wins Democratic nomination in 15th District

Sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser won the democratic nomination for the 15th congressional district.

Posted on 5/16/2018 1:00:16 PM

Boser appears to defeat Jodun for Dem nod

IUP professor Dr. Susan Boser won the democratic nomination for the 15th Congressional district.

Posted on 5/16/2018 12:57:59 PM

IUP professor Boser pulls away for Democratic nod in 15th, will face incumbent Thompson

IUP professor Dr. Susan Boser won the democratic nomination for the 15th congressional district.

Posted on 5/16/2018 12:55:02 PM

IUP professor Susan Boser wins 15th District Democratic nod, to challenge Glenn Thompson

IUP professor Dr. Susan Boser won the democratic primary for the 15th congressional district contest.

Posted on 5/16/2018 12:52:51 PM

Boser to Challenge Thompson in New 15th District

IUP sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser won the democratic nomination for the 15th congressional district.

Posted on 5/16/2018 12:49:46 PM

Questions raised on how Hilbert College handled campus safety incidents

IUP criminology faculty emeritus Dr. Paul McCauley offers commentary on policing at a New York university.

Posted on 5/16/2018 12:46:56 PM

Burning The Forest To Protect One Of Its Most Threatened Visitors

Distinguished University Professor Dr. Jeff Larkin offers comments about wildlife habitat, including for the Golden Winged Warbler.

Posted on 5/16/2018 12:42:48 PM

Local Sax Player Tony Lombardo Appearing at Lefty’s May 23

An IUP music education graduate has made a career out of performing jazz.

Posted on 5/16/2018 12:39:44 PM

IUP names distinguished faculty

IUP's Senate Distinguished Faculty and Staff award recipients have been announced.

Posted on 5/15/2018 10:22:08 AM

Iranian Dissidents Criticize Tehran’s Response to Israeli-Palestinian Turmoil

A doctoral student offers comments to Voice of America about Iran's leadership.

Posted on 5/15/2018 10:15:53 AM

College news

A local student who won the Women in Mathematics, Science and Technology poster competition is recognized.

Posted on 5/15/2018 10:13:34 AM

Buffington project to address acid mine drainage

IUP is part of a long-term partnership with county agencies addressing acid mine drainage.

Posted on 5/15/2018 10:09:31 AM

IUP, Seton Hill Hold Commencements

IUP's commencement ceremonies are recognized.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:37:30 PM

Students receive scholarships(1)

Three local students were selected for scholarships.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:35:02 PM

New to politics, Quick wants to give voters option

An IUP graduate is running for local office.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:33:29 PM

A closer look at UMass Boston chancellor finalists

A finalist for a chancellor position at UMass Boston includes an IUP doctoral graduate.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:30:41 PM

IUP students to see benefit of new software

IUP has received a gift of software valued at $2.8 million, to benefit students in geography and regional planning.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:28:28 PM

Vo-tech students have their ‘signing day’

A local student is ready to attend IUP's Academy of Culinary Arts.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:20:16 PM

Dean's List, May 13, 2018

Local IUP students who achieved dean's list status are recognized.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:18:09 PM

Penns Manor student on pace to graduate a year early

A local student is graduating high school a year early and already well established in her IUP academic career through dual enrollment coursework.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:15:59 PM

Students in the news(2)

A local student is recognized for his induction into a national honor society.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:13:43 PM

SCI Pine Grove employees awarded

An IUP graduate was honored by the Department of Corrections for her work at a local prison.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:09:55 PM

Editorial-Laurels and barbs

McAneny Bros. is recognized as the 2018 recipient of the IUP Distinguished Family Business Award.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:06:15 PM

IUP commencement to honor local 4.0 student

A local IUP graduate with a 4.0 perfect grade point average will be honored during May commencement ceremonies.

Posted on 5/14/2018 12:04:07 PM

Report Calls for Reforming Juvenile Probation

IUP criminology faculty member John Cookus discusses the effectiveness of probation and issues on juvenile justice.

Posted on 5/11/2018 3:29:20 PM

Claysburg-Kimmel to raise real estate tax

The Claysburg-Kimmel School Board will offer a course with IUP to encourage participation in STEM.

Posted on 5/11/2018 3:26:48 PM

Journal to publish special online issue

IUP's Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice will publish a special issue of the Criminal Justice Policy Review journal on misdemeanor justice.

Posted on 5/11/2018 3:13:27 PM

2,300 students to graduate from IUP this weekend

More than 2,300 students are eligible to participate in May commencement ceremonies.

Posted on 5/11/2018 3:10:18 PM

Trustees approve host of program changes

At its May meeting, IUP's Council of Trustees ratified academic program changes approved by the University Senate.

Posted on 5/11/2018 3:05:04 PM

New DEP Initiative To Help Educate Homeowners About Mine Subsidence Damage Risks

IUP is a recipient of a grant to scan, georeference and vectorize maps of closed and abandoned underground coal mines in Pennsylvania.

Posted on 5/11/2018 3:02:17 PM

Council of trustees honor donors, athletes

IUP's Council of Trustees honored several student-athletes and alumni Tim and Debra Phillips Cejka with resolutions at the May meeting.

Posted on 5/11/2018 2:59:26 PM

Students receive scholarships

Local IUP students are honored with scholarships.

Posted on 5/11/2018 2:55:30 PM

No place for hate at IUP, Driscoll says

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll offers comments during the May IUP Council of Trustees meeting.

Posted on 5/11/2018 2:53:31 PM

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey visits Armstrong County for roundtable regarding drug epidemic

IUP MARTI researcher Dr. Erick Lauber participated in a community seminar about the opioid epidemic.

Posted on 5/9/2018 2:32:56 PM

Roger Duvall named general manager of WVTF Public Radio and RADIO IQ

IUP graduate Roger Duvall has been named to head a Virginia public radio station.

Posted on 5/9/2018 2:08:57 PM

Students Take Part in Spirit Day

IUP football team members helped out at a local Spirit Day for high school students with disabilities.

Posted on 5/9/2018 2:06:08 PM

Reinard receives Educator of the Year award

An IUP master's graduate receives an educator of the year award.

Posted on 5/8/2018 7:06:01 PM

Journal to publish special issue

IUP's Criminal Justice Policy Review Journal will have a special issue on misdemeanors.

Posted on 5/8/2018 7:00:52 PM

Who’s Next: Tourism; Meet 16 people who are showing off the Pittsburgh region

A local graduate is named to a list of "who's next" in tourism.

Posted on 5/8/2018 6:58:00 PM

Gleixner To Retire From RADIO IQ, Duvall Named To GM Post

IUP graduate Roger Duvall is named to lead a Virginia public radio network.

Posted on 5/8/2018 6:54:46 PM

The Appalachian Kitchen to focus on farm-to-table food

IUP graduates and current students are part of a downtown eatery promoting farm to table.

Posted on 5/8/2018 6:50:48 PM

McAneny Brothers earn family business award

An Ebensburg business, McAneny Brothers, is honored by IUP's Center for Family Business.

Posted on 5/8/2018 6:46:49 PM

Lancaster County college news: May 4, 2018

Local students are recognized for graduation and for receiving women's leadership awards.

Posted on 5/8/2018 6:44:57 PM

Expert warns parents about risks of drugs

IUP's Dr. Erick Lauber joined a local teacher for an itneractive workshop on drugs and addiction.

Posted on 5/8/2018 6:42:11 PM

Wayne County Council for the Arts exhibiting ‘A Newer Kite’

Master's graduate William Demott has an exhibition at a regional gallery.

Posted on 5/8/2018 6:40:06 PM

Bragbook for May 4

Culinary Arts students are recognized for academic excellence.

Posted on 5/8/2018 6:37:40 PM

Bucks and Montgomery counties student achievers for May 2

Local IUP students inducted into Phi Kappa Phi honor society are recognized.

Posted on 5/8/2018 6:33:14 PM

Inmates’ futures considered

IUP continues its program to help inmates achieve their educational goals.

Posted on 5/8/2018 6:30:06 PM

The Trouble Begins Lecture Series examines Mark Twain’s thoughts on law, Hawaii and more

IUP English faculty  member Dr. Todd Thompson will be part of a lecture series on Mark Twain.

Posted on 5/8/2018 6:27:54 PM

Black Box’s Ron Beckman Named CIO of the Year by Pittsburgh Technology Council

IUP graduate Ron Beckman was named 2018 CIO of the Year by the Pittsburgh Technology Council and the Greater Pittsburgh CIO Group.

Posted on 5/1/2018 3:21:58 PM

Drug abuse prevention workshop scheduled

IUP professor of journalism and public relations and MARTI member Erick Lauber will be part of a drug awareness workshop for the community.

Posted on 5/1/2018 1:47:56 PM

Elite runner beats the odds -- and most of her marathon competitors -- after a pulmonary embolism

Mindy Sawtelle-Zottala, a graduate of IUP and championship runner, is profiled.

Posted on 5/1/2018 8:48:57 AM

Without proper planning, large-scale industrial growth can be a curse rather than a blessing for rural communities

Dr. Sudeshna Ghosh from Geography and Regional Planning offers comment on the impact of industry on rural communities.

Posted on 5/1/2018 8:44:25 AM

S&T executive inducted into Eberly hall of fame(1)

Rebecca Stapleton was honored with induction into Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Eberly College of Business and Information Technology’s Business Hall of Distinction.

Posted on 4/30/2018 12:20:20 PM

IUP Psychology Day planned for Friday(1)

IUP's Psychology Day will celebrate research, careers and current issues in psychology.

Posted on 4/30/2018 12:07:57 PM

The Artistic Home's THE MAIDS To Be Performed With Drag Artists In Title Roles

An IUP graduate is part of a Broadway production, "The Maids."

Posted on 4/30/2018 12:04:32 PM

He Powers the Wheeled Wonders Behind Hollywood's Hit Machin

IUP graduate David Haddad heads an industry providing service to movie sets.

Posted on 4/30/2018 11:50:00 AM

IUP saluted for military friendliness

IUP is recognized for delivering a "best experience for military students."

Posted on 4/30/2018 11:45:40 AM

IUP selects university advancement VP

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll selects Khatmeh Osseiran-Hanna as vice president for University Advancement.

Posted on 4/30/2018 11:02:27 AM

S&T executive inducted into Eberly hall of fame

IUP graduate Rebecca Stapleton was named to the IUP Eberly College of Business and Information Technology Hall of Distinction.

Posted on 4/30/2018 11:00:35 AM

IUP Psychology Day planned for Friday

IUP Department of Psychology will host "Psychology Day," featuring speakers and panels about current issues.

Posted on 4/30/2018 10:58:37 AM

Organizations honored with Image Awards

IUP is honored by Welcome to Indiana.

Posted on 4/30/2018 10:55:12 AM

Teacher's legacy touches thousands

IUP graduate Dr. Vicki Barnot is recognized for a lifetime of impact on literacy for children.

Posted on 4/30/2018 10:52:19 AM

Touro College Appoints Dr. Jacob Easley II New Dean Of Graduate School of Education

An IUP master's degree graduate is tapped for a leadership position at Touro College.

Posted on 4/30/2018 10:48:53 AM

Boy Scouts to honor Driscoll with Distinguished Citizen Award(1)

IUP's President will be honored with the Distinguished Citizen Award by the Boy Scouts.

Posted on 4/26/2018 5:32:47 PM

Almost $25,000 raised for MDA at West Leechburg race/walk

An IUP staff member was part of a fundraising event for MDA.

Posted on 4/26/2018 5:30:30 PM

ROTC plans for formal military ball, hosting Colonel alumnus as guest speaker

The ROTC Brigade commander, Col. Matthew Rauscher, will be the speaker for the annual dining out celebration of IUP ROTC graduates.

Posted on 4/26/2018 5:27:58 PM

Paphos greets jazz

An IUP graduate is one of the most respected jazz musicians on the Island of Cypress.

Posted on 4/26/2018 5:16:06 PM

Boy Scouts to honor Driscoll with Distinguished Citizen Award

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll has been selected as the 2018 recipient of the Distinguished Citizen Award by the Laurel Highlands Council Boy Scouts of America.

Posted on 4/26/2018 5:13:32 PM

IUP student wins poster competition

An IUP student and Goldwater Scholar is the first IUP student to win at the annual Undergraduate at the Capitol Pennsylvania poster competition.

Posted on 4/26/2018 5:11:16 PM

University Museum Goes Downtown on display

IUP's University Museum is part of a downtown Indiana exhibition.

Posted on 4/26/2018 5:01:50 PM

Gerrymandering discussion scheduled

IUP faculty will join a panel to discuss gerrymandering.

Posted on 4/24/2018 6:15:46 PM

Department of Justice funds college’s ‘Masculinity Mondays’ program to ‘create healthier masculinities’

IUP's program on "masculinity Mondays" is profiled.

Posted on 4/24/2018 6:13:41 PM

Retired Johnstown police officer ran international auto mags

A Johnstown man worked in a number of careers after finishing a degree at IUP.

Posted on 4/24/2018 6:11:06 PM

Gifts Roundup

The university's largest ever one-time donation from Dr. John and Char Kopchick is recognized.

Posted on 4/24/2018 6:07:16 PM

Students in the News(1)

Local IUP students chosen for Phi Kappa Phi are recognized.

Posted on 4/24/2018 6:05:14 PM

Students receive leadership award

Three local IUP students are recognized for leadership during the annual women's leadership award event.

Posted on 4/24/2018 6:02:18 PM

New principal named for Hance Elementary

An IUP graduate has been selected to serve in a leadership role in a Pittsburgh area school district.

Posted on 4/24/2018 6:00:21 PM

Roadside Elegance: Watercolors and Hand-Pulled Prints on Display in Gallery 255

An IUP graduate is part of a spring art show.

Posted on 4/24/2018 5:57:17 PM

Freshwater Jellyfish: Who Knew!

Retired biology professor Dr. Terry Peard continues his research work on freshwater jellyfish.

Posted on 4/24/2018 5:54:06 PM

Weekend Without, Justin, Charles, tea, etc.

IUP students will help out at the Indiana County Humane Society as part of the bi-annual Into the Streets event.

Posted on 4/24/2018 5:51:57 PM

Community: Fairfield residents inducted into honor society

An IUP student is recognized for induction into Phi Kappa Phi.

Posted on 4/24/2018 5:49:42 PM

New Deals for Arena Alliance Members

IUP's Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex is recognized for outstanding revenue.

Posted on 4/24/2018 5:47:01 PM

Kelsey Delozier,of Douglasville, honored at 2018 Women’s Leadership Awards at Indiana University

A local IUP student is honored during the annual Women's Leadership Awards program.

Posted on 4/20/2018 8:58:23 AM

Indiana University of Pennsylvania Receives $23 Million From Alumni

Recent gifts to IUP, including the largest in the university's history, are recognized.

Posted on 4/19/2018 10:51:04 AM

Dozens of IUP students participate in community service

IUP students will provide volunteer service to area community nonprofit agencies and organizations.

Posted on 4/18/2018 9:54:01 AM

IUP honors Windber native with Distinguished Alumni Award

Windber native Rose Dill Glenn is spotlighted as a 2018 recipient of the IUP Distinguished Alumni Award.

Posted on 4/18/2018 9:50:21 AM

Latrobe couple adds $2M to gift for IUP science and math building

IUP alumni Tim and Debra Cejka complete the match to proceed with IUP's new science building.

Posted on 4/18/2018 9:46:57 AM

Dozens of IUP students to participate in community service

IUP students will go "into the streets" on April 21 to offer volunteer service to nonprofit agencies and organizations.

Posted on 4/18/2018 9:37:30 AM

Lively Arts to present musical 'Kinky Boots' at IUP

IUP will host the Tony Award winning "Kinky Boots."

Posted on 4/16/2018 1:08:39 PM

Scholarship established in honor of 1976 graduate

A memorial scholarship will honor 1976 graduate Marimichael O'Halloran Skubel.

Posted on 4/16/2018 12:58:04 PM

WTI group to hold luncheon

Welcome to Indiana will honor IUP as one of its 2018 Image Award winners.

Posted on 4/16/2018 12:46:18 PM

Indiana University of Pennsylvania receives $23 million gift for math and science

Gifts to IUP announced during the Celebration of Philanthropy are spotlighed.

Posted on 4/16/2018 12:34:56 PM

University celebrates donations of $26 million

IUP's Celebration of Philanthropy included announcements of the largest gift in IUP history, the match for the new science building and $53 million toward at $75 million campaign.

Posted on 4/16/2018 12:26:36 PM

IUP alumni couple to give school its largest gift: $23 million

IUP's Celebration of Philanthropy included announcements of the match for the new science building, $53 million in donations toward a $75 million goal, and the largest gift in IUP history.

Posted on 4/16/2018 12:23:35 PM

Alumni give largest single gift to IUP

IUP receives a $23 million gift from alumni Dr. John and Char Kopchick.

Posted on 4/16/2018 12:16:31 PM

IUP to honor distinguished alumni Saturday(1)

IUP's Distinguished Alumni Award winners for 2018 are profiled.

Posted on 4/13/2018 8:42:56 PM

IUP to honor distinguished alumni Saturday

IUP's Distinguished Alumni Award recipients are recognized.

Posted on 4/13/2018 5:18:22 PM

CNA Appoints Mark James as Senior Vice President, Global Reinsurance

An IUP economics major graduate is selected as a SVP for CNA.

Posted on 4/13/2018 5:16:17 PM

IUP plans to honor eight with alumni award

IUP's Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony and the 2018 recipients are recognized.

Posted on 4/13/2018 5:13:12 PM

Central Cambria school board names superintendent

A current IUP graduate student is tapped to lead an area school district.

Posted on 4/11/2018 9:14:11 AM

YWCA Westmoreland County honors Sportswomen of the Year

IUP's women's track coach Michelle burgher-Duncan was the guest speaker for the YWCA Sportswoman of the Year Awards event.

Posted on 4/11/2018 9:12:12 AM

National League for Nursing Hosts Inaugural Conference Celebrating Leadership Role of Historically Black Colleges and Universities in Nursing Education

IUP professor of nursing and allied health Dr. Teresa Shellenbarger took part in a nursing conference celebrating leadership role of historically black colleges and universities in nursing education.

Posted on 4/10/2018 5:50:46 PM

KCAC welcomes 1 millionth patron

More than 1 million people have visited the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

Posted on 4/10/2018 5:46:38 PM

Here's how York preps new hires for stress, fighting and yelling that goes with this job

An IUP graduate is part of a program to help family caseworkers deal with the stress of the job.

Posted on 4/10/2018 5:44:12 PM

Personal Outreach to Landowners is Vital to Conservation Program Success

IUP biology professor Dr. Jeffrey Larkin is part of a study about how landowners can help habitat.

Posted on 4/10/2018 5:40:32 PM

IUP to recognize McAneny Brothers(1)

IUP's Center for Family Business will recognize the McAneny Brothers with the Distinguished Family Business Award.

Posted on 4/10/2018 5:37:08 PM

Holocaust survivor inspires 'creative response' from public

The IUP community responds to a program with Holocaust survivor Moshe Baran.

Posted on 4/10/2018 1:25:52 PM

Ebensburg wholesale distributor honored by IUP

McAneny Brothers will be honored as the 2018 Center for Family Business Distinguished Family Business.

Posted on 4/10/2018 1:23:14 PM

Students cautioned of aid scams

IUP's Director of Financial Aid Ragan Griffin discusses how to avoid "scams" regarding financial aid.

Posted on 4/10/2018 1:19:20 PM

Apollo-Ridge Education Foundation awarded grants for student public art program

IUP's Artspath program is collaborating with a local school district to offer art opportunities for elementary school students.

Posted on 4/10/2018 1:13:19 PM

'Women of Art' to open downtown

IUP University Museum will go "downtown" for an exhibition at an Indiana site.

Posted on 4/10/2018 1:09:55 PM

Pulitzer winner to speak Monday

An IUP journalism and public relations alumna and Pulitzer Prize winner will speak at IUP.

Posted on 4/10/2018 1:08:03 PM

Fishing seminar scheduled for April 13

An IUP professor will be a presenter for a community program about fishing and fish scarcity.

Posted on 4/10/2018 1:05:30 PM

National Aviary names Wexford woman 2017 Volunteer of the Year

An IUP graduate is honored for her volunteer service to the National Aviary.

Posted on 4/10/2018 11:02:02 AM

IUP to recognize McAneny Brothers

An Ebensburg company will join the businesses honored with the IUP Center for Family Business Distinguished Family Business Award.

Posted on 4/10/2018 10:58:15 AM

Two Era writers earn professional honors

A journalism and public relations major graduate wins an award for sports-outdoor columns.

Posted on 4/10/2018 10:56:11 AM

2 join Cranberry fire police

A incoming student at IUP joins his community's fire police squad, with plans to join the Indiana Borough Fire Department's live-in program when he enrolls at IUP in fall 2018.

Posted on 4/10/2018 10:53:12 AM

Research focus of IUP week of events

IUP's Research Appreciation Week is spotlighted.

Posted on 4/10/2018 10:50:12 AM

Fire police officers take oath in Cranberry Townshp

A Cranberry man will be joining the IUP community in the fall and will participate as a live-in firefighter for the Indiana community.

Posted on 4/2/2018 5:26:21 PM

Free training in South Buffalo for gas pipeline jobs

IUP's Northpointe campus will host natural gas and fuel training.

Posted on 3/29/2018 5:13:53 PM

A Better Chance Minority Youth Entrepreneurial Program yields success

IUP graduate David Dix talks about getting his start at a local youth program.

Posted on 3/29/2018 5:10:39 PM

How to raise an activist like the U.S. students protesting against gun violence

IUP professor and youth social justice expert Dr. Betrice Fennimore is quoted in an article on "how to raise an activist."

Posted on 3/29/2018 4:55:08 PM

Plant-based diet can reverse chronic diseases like diabetes, some cancers, mounting evidence shows

An IUP professor has formed a support group that is finding success in a plant-based diet to keep serious diseases in check.

Posted on 3/27/2018 1:11:41 PM

40 Under 40: Influential young Las Vegans who are helping improve Southern Nevada

An IUP journalism graduate is honored as a top 40 under 40 in Las Vegas.

Posted on 3/26/2018 6:55:40 PM

Updating the Office

An IUP graduate talks about her success in her own social media business.

Posted on 3/26/2018 6:51:46 PM

People

An IUP graduate completes the Pittsburgh Police Academy.

Posted on 3/26/2018 6:47:42 PM

Local marchers stress anti-violence

An IUP graduate is part of a "march for life" event in her hometown in Crawford County.

Posted on 3/26/2018 6:38:20 PM

Victim, survivor: Addicts need support, understanding

A community event raised funds for IUP's Mid Atlantic Research Training Institute.

Posted on 3/26/2018 6:35:31 PM

IUP holds Physics Olympics

IUP physics students hosted the annual physics olympics competition for high school students.

Posted on 3/26/2018 6:32:25 PM

Holocaust survivor featured at IUP's 'Six O'Clock' speaker series

IUP will host Holocaust survivor Moshe Baran on April 9 as part of the Six O'Clock Series.

Posted on 3/26/2018 6:30:17 PM

Namedropper 3/21/2018

An IUP doctoral degree graduate is guest speaker for an event.

Posted on 3/21/2018 12:25:46 PM

Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick's Danielle Brown Chosen Among Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America by Savoy Magazine

An IUP graduate is chosen by Savoy Magazine in the "Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America" listing.

Posted on 3/20/2018 4:38:42 PM

IUP to feature works of emerging artists

IUP's Emerging Artists exhibition is promoted.

Posted on 3/20/2018 4:34:44 PM

Team from U.S. varsities visits Cusat

An IUP group is part of a delegation visiting Cochin University of Science and Technology to enhance cooperation.

Posted on 3/20/2018 10:53:28 AM

GCC grad Appleby leads IUP to national semifinals

A local student on the IUP Women's Basketball team is profiled; IUP's Crimson Hawks made the Final Four for the first time in the program's history.

Posted on 3/20/2018 10:14:39 AM

Trib Tuesday take: Greensburg couple advances literacy

A Pittsburgh newspaper editorial applauds the gift to IUP from alumni Bill and Judy Scheeren to advance literacy.

Posted on 3/20/2018 9:44:33 AM

Scientists Step Closer to Answer Behind Misery Bay Mystery

IUP researchers are part of a team investigating shipwrecks in the Great Lakes.

Posted on 3/16/2018 2:51:22 PM

Workshop looks at autism and first responders

An IUP professor is part of a team that has developed a manual for emergency responders who deal with patients with autism.

Posted on 3/16/2018 2:43:40 PM

‘We want to see growth’ too: Why Tonetta Graham isn’t worried about Philly hipsters moving into her neighborhood

An IUP graduate is working to grow her neighborhood.

Posted on 3/16/2018 2:36:42 PM

Monitoring Water Quality From Space: Investigating The Sediment Concentration In Green Bay, WI

An IUP professor in the environmental engineering program is an author of an article about monitoring water quality in the Great Lakes.

Posted on 3/16/2018 2:24:13 PM

Michele Newell

An IUP Communications Media graduate has joined the on-air team at WPXI-TV (Pittsburgh, NBC).

Posted on 3/16/2018 2:17:07 PM

Lively Arts brings celebrated pianist to Indiana

An international musician will appear at IUP.

Posted on 3/15/2018 12:18:18 PM

Waverly Small Works Gallery celebrates Women’s History Month with art exhibit

An IUP graduate is part of a exhibition to celebrate Women's History Month.

Posted on 3/15/2018 12:16:03 PM

Indiana University of Pennsylvania hosting cybersecurity workshop(1)

IUP cybersecurity experts will present a free workshop on cybersecurity for teachers and students.

Posted on 3/13/2018 5:39:05 PM

IUP grad to discuss work in White House

IUP will host graduate Amanda Lucidon to discuss her book of photography of first lady Michelle Obama.

Posted on 3/13/2018 5:36:16 PM

YMCA names adapted sports coordinator

An IUP graduate is selected for a position with the Indiana County YMCA to serve children and adults with special needs.

Posted on 3/13/2018 5:27:05 PM

IUP faculty supports student protest

IUP faculty are supporting students who participate in a national walkout to protest gun violence.

Posted on 3/13/2018 5:21:17 PM

Access Theater Welcomes New Leadership

An IUP graduate is selected for a position with Access Theater.

Posted on 3/13/2018 5:19:04 PM

ELLIOT’S TESTIMONY – Elliot Howsie discusses his road to Chief Public Defender, Allegheny County

An IUP graduate talks about his journey to success as Chief Public Defender of Allegheny County.

Posted on 3/13/2018 5:17:08 PM

After special election, what does future hold for 18th District winner?

Dr. David Chambers, chair of the Department of Political Science, offers commentary on a highly contested Congressional race.

Posted on 3/13/2018 5:13:38 PM

Congressional primary candidate visits Schuylkill County

An IUP graduate is running for Congress.

Posted on 3/13/2018 5:10:42 PM

IUP Unity Day scheduled for April 7

IUP will present its annual Unity Day event on April 7.

Posted on 3/13/2018 4:57:10 PM

Freeport Area choir teacher to receive honor from state group

An IUP graduate will be honored with a citation for excellence in teaching.

Posted on 3/13/2018 4:54:30 PM

Several Area Students Make Fall Dean's List

Local students who have achieved dean's list honors are recognized.

Posted on 3/13/2018 4:51:04 PM

IUP to host free cybersecurity workshop

As part of a grant, IUP and other cybersecurity experts will offer a free workshop on cybersecurity.

Posted on 3/13/2018 4:49:17 PM

IUP receives $1.4 million gift from Greensburg couple to support literacy center

A alumni couple gifted IUP with $1.4 million to the College of Education and Communications.

Posted on 3/13/2018 4:44:10 PM

Author of Michelle Obama book to speak at IUP

IUP communications media graduate Amanda Lucidon will speak on campus about her book of photography of former First Lady Michelle Obama.

Posted on 3/9/2018 2:20:08 PM

Indiana University of Pennsylvania hosting cybersecurity workshop

IUP will host a cybersecurity workshop for students and teachers.

Posted on 3/9/2018 8:02:47 AM

School administrator to speak at Westminster

An IUP graduate program alumni, now a school administrator, is on tap to speak at a university program.

Posted on 3/9/2018 7:56:55 AM

Couple donates $1.4 million to IUP(1)

A $1.4 million gift from an alumni couple will be used to help literacy and students with autism at IUP.

Posted on 3/8/2018 2:32:20 PM

Meet WHIRL Magazine’s 20 in their 20s Class for 2018

IUP multi-degree holder Isaac Tarbell is selected by Whirl Magazine for Top 20 under 20 for 2018.

Posted on 3/8/2018 1:56:09 PM

Mind Games: The Tortured Lives of ‘Targeted Individuals’

IUP Professor of Psychology and expert on paranoia, offers his perspective on "Targeted Individuals."

Posted on 3/8/2018 11:52:46 AM

IUP offers cybersecurity workshop for students beginning in middle school

IUP will continue the series of free cybersecurity workshops at a Westmoreland County location.

Posted on 3/8/2018 10:30:43 AM

Couple donates $1.4 million to IUP

Two IUP graduates have given IUP a $1.4 million gift to support the College of Education and Communications.

Posted on 3/8/2018 10:26:16 AM

Bilger's Rocks seeks information about missing fish reader

An IUP graduate student is doing research on fish population at a local stream.

Posted on 3/7/2018 2:20:47 PM

IUP, Flute New Music Consortium to host residency

IUP and the Flute New Music Consortium are co-sponsoring a contemporary music residency, including public performances.

Posted on 3/7/2018 2:17:16 PM

Activities scheduled at IUP for National Nutrition Month

The IUP student nutrition organization has organized several events for National Nutrition Month.

Posted on 3/7/2018 2:15:03 PM

Award-winning cellist to perform at IUP

IUP will host an internationally known musician.

Posted on 3/7/2018 11:32:22 AM

Certified nurse midwife returns

An IUP graduate returns to a position as a nurse midwife.

Posted on 3/7/2018 10:46:13 AM

After five years of development, IUP's diversity strategy heads to trustees

The road to the creation draft Diversity Action Plan is reviewed.

Posted on 3/7/2018 10:43:04 AM

Paranormal society investigates activity at Greensburg's Major Stokes

An IUP professor leads Ghost Researchers, a paranormal group who investigates the possibility of ghosts.

Posted on 3/7/2018 10:40:48 AM

Millvale Brewing Co. changes name, opens new taproom

An IUP graduate opens a brewery in his hometown of Millvale.

Posted on 3/7/2018 10:38:11 AM

IUP students named to dean’s list

IUP students who achieved dean's list status from Monroe County are named.

Posted on 3/7/2018 10:35:29 AM

Indiana University students make dean’s list

Local students from the Lock Haven area who are dean's list students at IUP are noted.

Posted on 3/7/2018 9:49:32 AM

Greensburg couple gives IUP $1.4 million

A $1.4 million gift from two alumni to IUP's College of Education and Communications is highlighted.

Posted on 3/7/2018 9:46:57 AM

Pursuing Promotion

An IUP graduate is selected for a coaching job,

Posted on 3/7/2018 9:45:06 AM

Butler High Grad to be Remembered at IUP

The IUP Rugby team will honor a member who passed away in an car accident with a special night game.

Posted on 3/5/2018 11:42:54 AM

Discovering Misery Bay Shipwrecks

IUP students and faculty member Dr. Bill Chadwick are researching shipwreck debris in Lake Erie.

Posted on 3/5/2018 10:34:26 AM

Local entrepreneurs spread world health through soap

IUP graduates are helping people in poverty through their own unique business.

Posted on 2/28/2018 8:18:11 AM

Spoken Dreams Trisha Rae Stahl, Actress

IUP Young Alumni Award winner Tricia Rae Stahl is profiled in the "Spoken Dreams" series.

Posted on 2/26/2018 1:04:46 PM

Mover of the week David Schumacher

An IUP graduate has been named to a development post of a regional hospital.

Posted on 2/26/2018 1:01:41 PM

Local performer ridiculously blessed with career

An IUP graduate talks about his music career.

Posted on 2/26/2018 12:59:35 PM

Overbearing Mothers

An IUP professor is quoted as a resource on an article on fatherhood and "maternal gatekeeping."

Posted on 2/23/2018 11:35:06 AM

Business Bites

IUP's Suit Up project and partner JCPenney is recognized.

Posted on 2/23/2018 11:27:21 AM

Industry study determines broadband sound top reversing safety solution

An IUP professor has done a study about broadband sound in the workplace, one of the first scientific studies of its kind.

Posted on 2/23/2018 11:23:59 AM

Top 100 Organizations

IUP is recognized as one of central Pennsylvania's Top 100 Organizations.

Posted on 2/23/2018 10:57:11 AM

IUP student from Erie advances to national musical competition

An IUP student won both local and regional music competitions, and is set to compete at the national level.

Posted on 2/23/2018 9:56:39 AM

Western Pennsylvania's colleges branch out to meet needs of burgeoning fields

IUP is responding to workforce needs by developing new majors and programs.

Posted on 2/23/2018 9:54:06 AM

Lectures to begin in February at IUP

IUP's Office of Extended Studies is a sponsor for the Great Decisions lecture series at St. Andrew's Village.

Posted on 2/22/2018 2:37:38 PM

New center opens at IUP

IUP's new multicultural and student leadership ribbon cutting ceremony is featured.

Posted on 2/22/2018 2:35:23 PM

IUP adds degree in strategic communication

IUP adds a master of science in strategic communication degree to its offerings.

Posted on 2/22/2018 2:12:21 PM

Shaler Police Department hires two officers

A graduate of IUP's Municipal Police Academy and IUP criminology graduate are selected for service as police officers.

Posted on 2/22/2018 2:10:13 PM

Goodbye, Draai Laag Brewing; Hello, Strange Roots Experimental Ales

An IUP graduate is taking his brewery in a new direction.

Posted on 2/22/2018 2:05:54 PM

WTAJ Special Report: Making Marines Part 3

IUP graduate Raymond Ward completed his Marine boot camp training.

Posted on 2/20/2018 4:48:59 PM

MARTI institute receives donation

IUP's MARTI is the recipient of a donation from a local community group.

Posted on 2/20/2018 4:40:36 PM

IUP Punxsutawney offers three medical assistant scholarships

The Punxsutawney Area Trust has made scholarships available to students in the Clinical Medical Assistant program.

Posted on 2/20/2018 4:37:17 PM

IUP ranked as one of best for online colleges

IUP receives another accolade from a national ranking agency.

Posted on 2/20/2018 4:27:27 PM

'Rooted in Color' is an art exhibit tackling discrimination

An IUP graduate student has created an exhibition in a Johnstown gallery.

Posted on 2/20/2018 4:24:59 PM

Woodworking News & New Products

IUP Wood Center makes news with its work to design the awards for the Governor's Arts Awards program.

Posted on 2/20/2018 4:21:40 PM

Scholarships available for clinical medical assistant program at IUP Punxsutawney

The Punxsutawney Area College Trust has made scholarships available for the Clinical Medical Assistant program.

Posted on 2/7/2018 4:32:08 PM

A library without books? Some universities purging dusty volumes

IUP is one of many academic libraries addressing responsible stewardship of its book collection.

Posted on 2/7/2018 4:27:49 PM

Artist prefers small scale's intimacy

An IUP art student has a show in New Kensington.

Posted on 2/7/2018 4:24:58 PM

Sharing his talent: Family donates thousands of artist’s abstract pieces to the Altoona museum

An IUP graduate and former professor's artwork is being donated to area museums.

Posted on 2/7/2018 4:22:47 PM

IUP professor wants 9th seat

An IUP professor is looking to run for the 9th Congressional District seat.

Posted on 2/7/2018 4:20:33 PM

New Superintendent Named for Duquesne Schools

An IUP graduate has been named superintendent of a local school district.

Posted on 2/7/2018 4:16:11 PM

February Friends of the James V. Brown Library Book Review Luncheon on Making Hope Happen

An IUP graduate, now a school psychologist and violence prevention trainer, was the spotlighted presenter for a book review program.

Posted on 2/7/2018 4:08:15 PM

Mansfielder among those honoring Ashland University mentors

An IUP Ph.D. graduate is honored for his teaching.

Posted on 2/7/2018 3:59:40 PM

Former White House photographer offers an insightful look at Michelle Obama

IUP graduate Amanda Lucidon is on a tour to promote her book about Michelle Obama.

Posted on 2/7/2018 3:55:35 PM

Capital One Expands Financial Sponsors Group in New York

An IUP Eberly graduate has joined Capital One's Financial Sponsors Group.

Posted on 2/7/2018 3:51:41 PM

Active learning correlates to trust, study finds

An IUP study, led by Dr. David Hanauer, to be published in Life Sciences Education, correlates trust of a professor with active learning.

Posted on 2/7/2018 3:49:50 PM

Deer ticks will rebound quickly in Pennsylvania after cold weather, experts say

IUP biology professor Dr. Thomas Simmons talks about deer ticks and how winter weather might not kill them.

Posted on 2/7/2018 3:42:02 PM

National History Day projects at Franklin Regional teach about the past, proper research

IUP students from the College of Education and Communications served as judges for a high school history day competition.

Posted on 2/7/2018 3:39:24 PM

White House photographer Amanda Lucidon talks about book on Michelle Obama

An IUP graduate is the author of a new book of photographs of first lady Michelle Obama.

Posted on 2/7/2018 3:36:42 PM

Personnel News: MiLB, Altoona

An IUP graduate is promoted by the Altoona Curve management company.

Posted on 2/7/2018 3:33:48 PM

State University System Creates 6 New Degree Programs(1)

IUP's master's degree program in strategic communication is approved by the Pennsylvania State System Board of Governors.

Posted on 1/26/2018 4:10:10 PM

House Majority Leader Reed seeks Shuster’s seat

IUP graduate Dave Reed is a candidate for Bill Shuster's seat in Congress.

Posted on 1/26/2018 4:04:50 PM

IUP clinical psychology program ranked second in nation

IUP's clinical psychology program is ranked second in the nation.

Posted on 1/26/2018 3:59:45 PM

Crime victim, provider input sought

Researcher from IUP are working with the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency to do research on crime victims.

Posted on 1/26/2018 3:56:58 PM

Close Up: Johnna Pro

IUP graduate Johnna Pro is profiled for her career as a journalist and now community advocate.

Posted on 1/26/2018 3:45:08 PM

IUP cuts tuition fees for regional undergrads

IUP's new plan to reduce tuition for regional campus students and change the way out-of-state students are charged has been approved by the Pennsylvania State System Board of Governors.

Posted on 1/26/2018 3:41:11 PM

Higher ed system approves six new majors to address skills gap

IUP's master of science in strategic communications is approved by the Pennsylvania State System Board of Governors.

Posted on 1/26/2018 3:38:19 PM

Olympian Burgher-Duncan talks keys to success at Mount Aloysius MLK event

IUP track and field coach Michelle Burgher-Duncan was a speaker for a Martin Luther King program.

Posted on 1/26/2018 3:21:47 PM

Pennsylvania Business Central Top 100 People

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll was selected for the Top 100 People of 2017 by Pennsylvania Business Central.

Posted on 1/26/2018 3:15:16 PM

A White House photographer showcases her photographs of Michelle Obama in new book

IUP graduate Amanda Lucidon's book of photos of Michelle Obama is profiled.

Posted on 1/26/2018 3:06:56 PM

Top 100 People

IUP head football coach Paul Tortorella is profiled in the 2018 listing of "Top 100 People."

Posted on 1/26/2018 3:02:30 PM

IUP to open new center

IUP's Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement Center ribbon-cutting is profiled.

Posted on 1/26/2018 2:59:57 PM

IUP theater and dance to host Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

IUP's role as host for the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival is highlighted.

Posted on 1/23/2018 12:15:50 PM

Healthcare Institute of New Jersey Names Edward F. Tate III New Director of Communications

An English graduate has been tapped to lead a New Jersey healthcare company.

Posted on 1/18/2018 8:14:12 AM

From Pennsylvania to Pennsylvania Avenue: Photographer preserves Michelle Obama for history

An IUP graduate, who worked as the official photographer for first lady Michelle Obama, has published a book of her photos.

Posted on 1/17/2018 11:55:29 AM

Get a 3-course dinner for $60 at one of the highest ranked restaurants in the country

An IUP graduate is recognized as a top chef in the Pittsburgh restaurant scene.

Posted on 1/16/2018 9:07:04 AM

U.S. News & World Report issues citation for fourth consecutive year

U.S. News & World Report has ranked IUP's graduate criminology program in its "best online programs" listing.

Posted on 1/16/2018 9:02:37 AM

IUP criminology program ranked as 'Best'

IUP's online criminology master's program is ranked as a top graduate criminal justice program.

Posted on 1/16/2018 9:00:30 AM

Former CD East star Ethan Cooper inks deal with New York Giants

IUP graduate Ethan Cooper is signed by the New York Giants.

Posted on 1/8/2018 3:45:54 PM

Stonehill International School establishes academic partnership with Pennsylvania Universities

IUP is part of an international educational opportunity in India.

Posted on 1/8/2018 2:22:08 PM

Grads give IUP $1 million gifts

Alumni have gifted IUP two separate $1 million gifts.

Posted on 1/8/2018 1:32:35 PM

Tracking Songbird Progress in Pennsylvania's Forests

Biology professor Dr. Jeffrey Larkin's work in tracking songbirds and measuring habitats is profiled.

Posted on 1/8/2018 1:29:10 PM

New YMCA director ready to meet region’s needs

An IUP graduate has been named director of the Hollidaysburg Area YMCA.

Posted on 1/8/2018 1:26:22 PM

IUP receives two $1 million gifts from alumni

IUP is the recipient of two $1 million gifts from alumni.

Posted on 1/8/2018 1:23:25 PM

Free training for gas pipeline jobs offered at IUP Northpointe campus in South Buffalo

IUP at Northpointe is serving as a site for pipeline career training.

Posted on 1/8/2018 1:21:19 PM

Art in the Atrium with Shelly Lipscomb

An IUP fine arts graduate is profiled.

Posted on 1/8/2018 1:19:15 PM

Sussex Family YMCA welcomes new executive director

An IUP graduate is selected as executive director of a Delaware YMCA.

Posted on 1/8/2018 1:16:35 PM

Pa. public colleges could double scholarships they give out, up to $50M more this year alone. What's it mean for families?

Under a new program being considered by the Board of Governors, IUP may be able to offer additional scholarship funds.

Posted on 1/8/2018 1:11:52 PM

Mount Aloysius financial aid director earns honor

A master's degree graduate has earned a professional award for her work in financial aid.

Posted on 1/8/2018 1:06:12 PM

Dry cleaner opens in Ellwood City

An IUP graduate has opened a new business in Ellwood City.

Posted on 1/8/2018 1:02:42 PM

New Kensington's new police chief: Det. Bob Deringer

A graduate of IUP's Criminal Justice Training Academy is tapped for leadership of a local police department.

Posted on 1/8/2018 1:00:08 PM

Band director brings harmony to music program

An IUP music graduate has been named band director at a California school district.

Posted on 1/8/2018 12:57:21 PM

York's opioid problem 'resides inside our churches' too

IUP is providing training to pastors and counselors in the York area about opioid addiction.

Posted on 1/8/2018 12:50:51 PM

Local IUP student honored at commencement

A local student is honored for graduating from IUP with a perfect 4.0 grade point average.

Posted on 12/19/2017 6:16:43 PM

Local woman receives scholarship

An IUP student is honored as the recipient of the Family and Consumer Sciences Alumni Scholarship.

Posted on 12/18/2017 11:13:28 AM

Editorial Laurels and Barbs

IUP's Confluence Park project is praised.

Posted on 12/18/2017 11:07:45 AM

AROUND TOWN: lyoob tracking down more than fly balls

An IUP criminology graduate has been hired as a crime scene technician/investigator.

Posted on 12/18/2017 11:03:15 AM

IUP, Milton Hershey School sign formal partnership agreement

IUP and Milton Hershey School have signed a document formalizing the relationship between the two institutions.

Posted on 12/18/2017 10:58:42 AM

IUP faculty members develop special education curriculum for university

Three IUP faculty developed a curriculum for use at a Suriname university.

Posted on 12/15/2017 6:20:04 PM

Second public art installation in Aldershot to be installed in Spring of 2018

Art by an IUP Young Alumni Award recipient is scheduled for installation in an Oregon town.

Posted on 12/15/2017 6:16:44 PM

IUP student selected for scholarship

A local IUP student is selected for both a Gilman and a Freeman-Asia scholarship.

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:49:32 PM

Mega university to be set up in Amaravati soon

A delegation from the State System, including IUP Provost Dr. Timothy Moerland, met with official in India about establishing a new "mega university."

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:45:41 PM

IUP inks agreement with Milton Hershey School

IUP and the Milton Hershey School have signed an agreement strengthening the relationship between the two institutions.

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:33:30 PM

Saint Vincent professor shares drug study findings with state lawmakers

An IUP criminology professor is part of a regional study about opioid users.

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:29:37 PM

Local Man Honored by Tourist Bureau

An IUP graduate is honored for his work with the Kittanning Tourist Bureau and his community involvement.

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:26:02 PM

Pittsburgh Ranks High On List Of Best College Towns & Cities

Indiana, Pa. is ranked in a national survey about "best college towns."

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:24:00 PM

Student throws 'Star Wars'-themed 1st birthday party for his dog

An IUP student gives his dog a Star Wars-themed birthday party.

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:20:32 PM

CodeClan Appoints New CEO

An IUP graduate is appointed CEO of an international digital company.

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:18:26 PM

Kittanning Native Becomes Newest Police Officer

A graduate of the Criminal Justice Police Academy is selected to serve on the Kittanning police force.

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:16:20 PM

Man Throws Adorable Star Wars-Themed Party for His Service Dog's 1st Birthday

An IUP student who gave a Star Wars birthday party to his dog is featured.

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:13:33 PM

100 years of Finnish independence celebrated in the U.P.

An IUP history professor and expert on Finland was the guest speaker for FinnFest USA.

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:07:41 PM

IUP receives $220K grant for multi-use park

IUP receives a $220,000 grant to add to the Allegheny Arboretum at IUP.

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:05:04 PM

How to keep students in science

Work by Dr. David Hanauer to assess the success of a science program is examined.

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:00:37 PM

Hellbender or ‘snot-otter’ may turn out to be Pa.’s first official state amphibian

A former student of Dr. Art Hulse (biology faculty) talks about his work studying the hellbender.

Posted on 12/15/2017 4:57:55 PM

Woman devoted to improving Moxham, city

A leader in a city's renaissance, an IUP graduate, is spotlighted.

Posted on 12/15/2017 4:54:53 PM

Stuffed in the stacks no more? IUP's library needs to purge

IUP's deaccessing project is explained.

Posted on 12/15/2017 4:52:39 PM

Inside the classroom: Apollo-Ridge's artist in residence program

IUP's Artspath program at a local school is profiled.

Posted on 12/15/2017 4:49:58 PM

Walker selected for scholarship

A local student is profiled as a recipient of the IUP Alumni Legacy Scholarship.

Posted on 12/15/2017 4:47:59 PM

Sykesville police officer enjoying her job

IUP Criminal Justice Training Center graduate selected for position in Sykesville.

Posted on 12/15/2017 4:46:15 PM

Marcellus shale drilling company pitches fracking to A-K Valley business leaders

IUP continues to play a role in water testing in an area considering fracking.

Posted on 11/16/2017 5:23:47 PM

New Middletown school board member: Gomboc-Turyan replaces John

An IUP graduate is successful in a local school board election.

Posted on 11/16/2017 5:22:00 PM

Apollo-Ridge students' mosaic artwork will enhance downtown Apollo

IUP's Artspath program is bring art to downtown Apollo through local high school students.

Posted on 11/16/2017 5:18:38 PM

Children’s author Colleen Driscoll to be featured at Festival of Trees

IUP graduate Colleen Driscoll has authored a series of books for children.

Posted on 11/13/2017 10:09:15 AM

IUP brass quintet to perform as part of city concert series

IUP's faculty brass ensemble will perform in Johnstown.

Posted on 11/13/2017 10:06:20 AM

IUP offers Career Fair

IUP will host its second annual Community College career fair on Nov. 10.

Posted on 11/3/2017 4:04:11 PM

Penn Township group schedules fracking-related noise monitoring workshop

IUP professor Dr. Cynthia Richburg will present her study on noise pollution and health impacts at a noise monitoring workshop.

Posted on 11/3/2017 3:56:58 PM

State College's Dirsmith Named Pennsylvania School​ ​Psychologist​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Year

An IUP graduate is selected as the School Psychologist of the Year by the Association of School Psychologists of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 11/3/2017 3:48:25 PM

In School

A local student is recognized for being selected for the Crimson Court.

Posted on 11/3/2017 3:42:07 PM

AWS appoints new Executive Director and CEO

An IUP graduate is named to lead a professional organization.

Posted on 11/2/2017 8:50:55 AM

AWS appoints executive director/CEO

An IUP graduate is named executive director of a professional metalworking organization.

Posted on 11/2/2017 8:44:25 AM

New vision, from not-so-new local names, powers these fast-growing firms

An IUP graduate is part of the "fast-growing firms" feature of Philadelphia companies.

Posted on 10/31/2017 12:51:06 PM

A taste of FinnFest: Yhdessä/Together theme of Finland 100

IUP professor Dr. Sharon Franklin-Rahkonen is profiled for her presentation about Finish history.

Posted on 10/31/2017 12:37:20 PM

People and places, October

A local woman has been named to the IUP Alumni Board of Directors.

Posted on 10/31/2017 12:33:53 PM

Wheeling Heritage Hosts Clay Sculpture Exhibit

An art alumnae is selected for a show in West Virginia.

Posted on 10/31/2017 12:28:56 PM

Campus achievements

IUP's Wood Center students' work to create the Governor's Arts Awards is profiled.

Posted on 10/31/2017 12:26:33 PM

NCC professor performing 1-man show to help Puerto Rican hurricane victims

A graduate of IUP is reaching out to help hurricane victims in Puerto Rico.

Posted on 10/31/2017 12:20:15 PM

Senate confirms four to State System Board of Governors

Chair of the IUP Council of Trustees Samuel Smith has been named to the Board of Governors for the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.

Posted on 10/31/2017 12:15:32 PM

People and places

A Grove City area woman has been elected to IUP's Alumni Association Board of Directors.

Posted on 10/31/2017 12:11:31 PM

Union County IUP Student and Class Design, Create 2017 Governors Awards for the Arts Objects

IUP students designed and created the awards for the Pennsylvania Governor's Award for the Arts.

Posted on 10/31/2017 12:08:28 PM

IUP professor selected for faculty scholar award

An IUP professor is highlight for her recent honor from the College of Education and Communications.

Posted on 10/31/2017 12:02:58 PM

Coal country is finding little relief in Trump's climate actions

IUP Trustee David Osikowicz talks about the coal industry.

Posted on 10/23/2017 2:30:40 PM

Lantern Theater Company Presents the World Premiere of “The Craftsman” by Bruce Graham

An IUP graduate's play is premiered.

Posted on 10/19/2017 5:38:16 PM

IUP team wins cybersecurity grant, will train Western PA workers

An interdisciplinary team received a grant of $212,000 from the National Security Agency to improve cybersecurity education.

Posted on 10/19/2017 5:33:49 PM

Assistant Principal at Erie School Honored by Pennsylvania Principals Association

An IUP graduate is recognized by her professional organization.

Posted on 10/19/2017 5:31:29 PM

Robinson manager Jeffrey Silka to take reins in North Huntingdon

An IUP graduate is named as manager of a Pittsburgh community.

Posted on 10/19/2017 5:28:08 PM

Pro to emcee awards ceremony

An IUP graduate will be the emcee for a special community awards program.

Posted on 10/19/2017 5:24:44 PM

Consider Living Learning Communities as a Prospective International Student

IUP professor Shijuan Liu talks about the advantage of a Living-Learning Community for international students.

Posted on 10/19/2017 5:20:32 PM

Bottle Works to honor five for artistic excellence

IUP Distinguished Alumni Award winner Christine Antemann will be honored by a regional arts group.

Posted on 10/9/2017 3:20:24 PM

CMU near top of Wall Street Journal's college rankings

IUP is highly ranked in a Wall Street Journal assessment of universities.

Posted on 10/9/2017 2:44:43 PM

Restoration of PA stream to be acid test for trout

IUP has been working to determine how land reclamation is affecting local streams and trout populations.

Posted on 10/9/2017 2:41:04 PM

IUP recognized by Wall Street Journal/Times higher education college ranking

IUP ranks highly in the Wall Street Journal top colleges listing.

Posted on 10/9/2017 2:37:30 PM

North Huntingdon commissioners choose Jeff Silka as township manager

An IUP graduate is selected as the borough manager of North Huntingdon.

Posted on 10/9/2017 2:34:27 PM

he Women in Media: Paula Reed Ward

IUP journalism graduate Paula Reed Ward is profiled for her investigative reporting.

Posted on 10/9/2017 2:30:39 PM

Pittsburgh Promise partners with 19 colleges to provide grants

IUP is one of 19 colleges and universities from around the region that will be a Preferred College Partner with the Pittsburgh Promise.

Posted on 9/29/2017 2:27:01 PM

Pittsburgh Promise Expanding, Partners With 19 Pa. Colleges & Universities

IUP Vice President for Enrollment Management Dr. Patricia McCarthy talks about IUP's Pittsburgh Promise partnership.

Posted on 9/29/2017 2:24:05 PM

Yaw Announces “State of Addiction” Public Hearing

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll is part of the Center for Rural Pennsylvania Board of Directors' public hearing on the opioid epidemic.

Posted on 9/29/2017 2:10:36 PM

Colleges to Pittsburgh Promise students: Room and board? We have you covered.

IUP is part of the Pittsburgh Promise partnership, offering support and funding for on-campus living to Pittsburgh Promise students.

Posted on 9/29/2017 2:01:05 PM

The Children’s Institute of Pittsburgh Welcomes New President & CEO

IUP graduate Wendy Pardee has been selected as the President and CEO of The Children's Institute of Pittsburgh.

Posted on 9/26/2017 8:37:44 AM

Seeing behind the symphony Oboist in middle of action with JSO

IUP music professor Stephanie Caulder is profiled.

Posted on 9/26/2017 8:30:56 AM

Students can now graduate with health care degree directly from local site

IUP Respiratory Care students will complete the final two years of study at IUP Northpointe.

Posted on 9/26/2017 8:24:55 AM

Teen counseling workshop

An IUP program offered through the Department of Counseling is profiled.

Posted on 9/18/2017 5:41:56 PM

IUP hosting fundraiser for ovarian cancer research

An annual IUP departmental fundraiser for ovarian cancer is promoted.

Posted on 9/18/2017 5:37:58 PM

Websites feature maps Berks produce

An IUP senior created a Google Map for a farm market guide as part of a summer internship.

Posted on 9/18/2017 5:25:40 PM

Westmoreland water authority nets $1M more from gas wells but rate hike stands

A project by IUP professors continues to monitor water quality at a Westmoreland County reservoir.

Posted on 9/14/2017 7:54:38 AM

Movers 9-10-17

A local IUP student was part of the Research Experience for Summer Scholars Program.

Posted on 9/11/2017 5:29:38 PM

'Selfless spirit' of 9-11 victim endures

The parents of an IUP student lost in the 9-11 attacks maintain his memory with a golf outing fundraiser.

Posted on 9/11/2017 4:57:57 PM

State of Addiction: Finding early indicators of heroin addiction

IUP Criminology and Criminal Justice Professor Dr. John Lewis discusses his recent co-authored study related to opioid addiction.

Posted on 9/8/2017 8:40:25 AM

Seeing behind the symphony Percussionist plays key role for orchestra

An IUP music graduate continues to make his mark in the Johnstown Symphony Orchestra.

Posted on 9/8/2017 8:20:42 AM

Study backs role of faith in drug addiction recovery

A study by IUP criminology and criminal justice professor Dr. John Lewis and IUP doctoral graduate Eric Kocian, looks at the regional opioid epidemic.

Posted on 9/8/2017 7:40:29 AM

Campus Notes: Sept. 3, 2017

IUP students participating in the Research Experience for Summer Scholars program are profiled.

Posted on 9/5/2017 10:45:29 AM

St. Vincent professor's drug study turns up surprising data

IUP criminology and criminal justice professor Dr. John Lewis collaborated on a study of opioid users in Westmoreland County.

Posted on 9/5/2017 10:42:55 AM

Fern Glen student visits Belize

Two IUP Cook Honors College students were selected for a State System summer abroad trip to Belize.

Posted on 9/5/2017 10:40:13 AM

Jellyfish in Ohio? Phenomenon has come to Lake Erie

IUP retired biology professor Dr. Terry Peard continues to offer expert commentary on freshwater jellyfish.

Posted on 9/5/2017 10:28:39 AM

IUP Honors Student from Clinton County Spends Time in Belize

IUP Cook Honors College student Adam Wasser took part in the State System of Higher Education study abroad trip this summer.

Posted on 9/1/2017 5:16:03 PM

Nutting Gallery Features First Exhibit of Season

An IUP graduate is featured in a regional art exhibition.

Posted on 9/1/2017 8:40:14 AM

Art Blast on the Mon returns for one-day festival

IUP student Leah Lavrinc will be featured in a local arts festival as a teaching artist.

Posted on 9/1/2017 8:23:08 AM

Dinner with a Purpose: Mars Grad Cooks Up Event with Three-fold Goal

IUP Culinary Arts graduate and current HRIM and Accounting student organized a community fundraising dinner to benefit his hometown of Mars.

Posted on 8/29/2017 10:36:04 AM

Stories to Tell: County Authors Release New Works

IUP doctoral graduate publishes her first book.

Posted on 8/28/2017 3:53:29 PM

Fire Chief Carries on Legacy of Service

An IUP student's family has a legacy of service, which she intends to carry on.

Posted on 8/28/2017 3:51:05 PM

New TJ Principal Awed by Students’ Thirst for Knowledge

An IUP communications media graduate is the principal at a Virginia high school.

Posted on 8/28/2017 3:46:11 PM

Movie Produced by West Finley Man Premieres in Dormont

IUP graduate Jack Davis wrote, directed and produced a movie shot in the region, now on Vimeo.

Posted on 8/28/2017 3:43:42 PM

Apollo Council Approves Measure to Brighten Town

An IUP resident-artist will be helping to beautify and educate citizens of Apollo.

Posted on 8/28/2017 3:26:48 PM

Cutting Costs with Software-Driven Networking

IUP graduate Jake Williams authors a story on IT and network issues.

Posted on 8/24/2017 11:48:49 AM

IUP plans events for this week as students arrive on campus

IUP's opening of the academic year events are detailed.

Posted on 8/24/2017 11:46:40 AM

'Familiar Spaces' exhibit open at Sweetwater in Sewickley

IUP art student Lauren Scavo is a featured artist in a Pittsburgh exhibition.

Posted on 8/24/2017 9:30:20 AM

Answering the Big Questions of Higher Education

IUP President Driscoll joins a group of regional college and university presidents discussing issues in higher education, from finance to safety of student-athletes.

Posted on 8/24/2017 9:20:52 AM

The Clarks rocking along the Allegheny

The Clarks, formed at IUP, continue to draw crowds.

Posted on 8/24/2017 9:15:15 AM

Chincoteague's Pico Taqueria packs family and flavor

After meeting at the Academy of Culinary Arts, this couple has opened a unique restaurant.

Posted on 8/22/2017 1:57:42 PM

‘Wax Man of Blair County’ and more: Baker Mansion hosts first art exhibit

An IUP graduate changes direction in his art career and has an exhibition at a historical museum.

Posted on 8/22/2017 1:52:47 PM

Floral Park principal tapped as Sewanhaka curriculum head

An IUP graduate is promoted to curriculum director at her school district.

Posted on 8/22/2017 1:45:33 PM

Penn Highlands College promotes, grants tenure to faculty

IUP graduates working as faculty at Penn Highlands Community College earn promotions.

Posted on 8/22/2017 1:00:39 PM

Cultivating an interest in the environment

An IUP criminology major is also cultivating an interest in the environment through her summer internship.

Posted on 8/21/2017 2:32:54 PM

Central PA's Kyle Friend, Ethan Cooper taking it 'day-by-day' with Pittsburgh Steelers

IUP's Ethan Cooper is taking "one day at a time" as an undrafted free agent with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Posted on 8/21/2017 2:30:13 PM

Ellwood City native takes chiropractic care around the world

An IUP graduate has founded a nonprofit organization to help people in other countries.

Posted on 8/18/2017 3:15:19 PM

It's Your Turn

Research by geoscience professor Dr. Jonathan Warnock on the dinosaur quarry in Utah is profiled on a radio show.

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