2019

December

Council of Trustees Public Meeting, December 12

The public meeting of the IUP Council of Trustees will be held on Thursday, December 12, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. in Conference Room 6/7 at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

IUP's New Reality: Inspiring Bold and Appropriate Programming

In this second installment of “IUP’s New Reality,” Timothy Moerland, provost and vice president for Academic Affairs, discusses Inspire, an initiative to ensure IUP’s academic programs are what students seek, measured against what areas will best benefit society and the world moving forward.

November

IUP's New Reality: A Breakdown of Enrollment

To follow up remarks President Michael Driscoll made at his 50 Minutes event on November 6, 2019, referred to as “IUP’s New Reality,” members of the university community have agreed to share their perspectives on the conditions that IUP faces moving forward and initiatives that are underway. In this first installment, Patricia McCarthy, vice president for Enrollment Management, breaks down the challenges IUP faces for enrollment.

Driscoll Outlines IUP's New Reality, Invites Solutions at 50 Minutes Event

At his first 50 Minutes with President Driscoll event of the academic year, President Michael Driscoll provided a brief overview of IUP’s current enrollment and budgetary situations, dubbing them IUP’s “new reality,” and challenged members of the IUP community to work together to create ways to differentiate IUP from its competition while creating the best experience for students.

September

Faculty Death: Helmut Paschold

President Michael Driscoll offers condolences on the death of Helmut Paschold, a faculty member in the Department of Safety Sciences.

Council of Trustees Public Meeting, September 12

The public meeting of the IUP Council of Trustees will be held on Thursday, September 12, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. in Conference Room 6/7 in the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

August

Student Death: Dylan James Harris

President Michael Driscoll offers condolences on the death of Dylan James Harris, a junior finance major from Downingtown, Pa.

Student Death: Todd Wheeler

President Michael Driscoll offers condolences on the death of Todd Wheeler, a student in the Administration and Leadership Studies PhD program from Newville, Pa.

July

Student Death: Ciara Eiriz

President Michael Driscoll offers condolences on the death of Ciara Eiriz, a senior fashion merchandising major from Pittsburgh.

June

Student Death: Brian Swatt

President Michael Driscoll offers condolences on the death of Brian Swatt, a junior political science major from Mayfield, Pa.

May

Council of Trustees Public Meeting, May 9

The public meeting of the IUP Council of Trustees will be held on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. in Conference Room 6/7 in the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

March

Council of Trustees Public Meeting, March 21

The public meeting of the IUP Council of Trustees will be held on Thursday, March 21, 2019, at 5:30 p.m. in the PNC Room, Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

February

50 Minutes with President Driscoll Event Announces New Chief Diversity Officer and Listening Tour

At the second 50 Minutes with President Driscoll event on February 15, 2019, President Michael Driscoll discussed student success, IUP’s rebrand, the Imagine Unlimited Campaign, and announced his plans for a campus-wide listening tour. He also revealed the name of IUP’s new Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer.

January

Glenn Appointed Acting Assistant to the President for Social Equity

Elise Glenn, IUP's Title IX coordinator/compliance specialist, has been appointed the acting assistant to the president for social equity. Her appointment follows the departure of Pablo Mendoza, who left IUP last week to take a position as the director of diversity and inclusion programs at the University of North Georgia.