2022 News

September

Council of Trustees' Public Meeting, Sept. 8

President Driscoll invites the IUP community to attend the public meeting of the IUP Council of Trustees on Thursday, September 8, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. in Conference Room 6/7 at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

July

Commonwealth Budget Includes Increased Investment in Public Higher Education

President Driscoll discusses the 2022–23 commonwealth budget approved by the General Assembly and signed by Governor Wolf on July 8, which reflects the largest single-year increase Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education has received from the state.

June

Student Death: Christopher Pugh

President Driscoll offers condolences on the death of Christopher Pugh, a junior in the Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science Department.

June 2, 2022, COVID-19 Update

Changes to the COVID-19 Community Level classification of Allegheny County by the Centers for Disease Control are announced, along with reminders about respecting the use of masks and face coverings for IUP employees, students, and visitors.

May

President Offers Condolences on Death of David LaPorte

President Driscoll offers condolences on the death of David LaPorte, of Pittsburgh, on May 13. LaPorte was a faculty member in the Department of Psychology.

Council of Trustees' Public Meeting May 5

President Driscoll invites the IUP community to attend the public meeting of the IUP Council of Trustees on Thursday, May 5, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. in Conference Room 6/7 at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

April

Lara Luetkehans Selected for Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Position

Following a national search, Lara Luetkehans has been selected by IUP President Michael Driscoll to serve in the role of provost and vice president for academic affairs.

Student Death: Norman Bova

President Michael Driscoll offers condolences on the death of Norman Bova, a student from Wilmerding who was completing his teaching certification.

IUP Town Hall for Students to be Held Monday, April 18

IUP President Michael Driscoll, members of IUP leadership, IUP professors, and student leaders will lead an open discussion on the topics that matter most to our students on April 18, 2022. The event will take place during the Crimson Common Hour from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Folger Student Center.

State of the University Address, April 19

President Michael A. Driscoll invites the IUP community to a State of the University Address on Tuesday, April 19, 2022, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium.

March

Council of Trustees' Public Meeting March 17

President Driscoll invites the IUP community to attend the public meeting of the IUP Council of Trustees on Thursday, March 17, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. in the PNC Room at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

February

Council of Trustees' Special Meeting Feb. 18

President Driscoll invites the IUP community to attend a special meeting of the IUP Council of Trustees on Friday, February 18, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. via Zoom to consider the IUP Tuition Proposal.

January

Student Death: Mohammed Mujahid Khan

President Michael Driscoll offers condolences on the death of Mohammed Mujahid Khan, an MBA student from Bangalore, India, who was in the PES-IUP cohort. He died December 23.