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IUP Punxsutawney Food Pantry Opens

Food insecurity is a reality across the country, and we want to make sure to provide every need for our students.

Punxsutawney Chamber of Commerce Continues IUP Student Internship Program

Jared Klepadlo, a junior management information systems major in the Cook Honors College, is working as an intern at the Punxsutawney Chamber of Commerce this summer. He says that he’s “completely enjoying” the experience, his supervisor’s enthusiasm and knowledge, the western Pennsylvania setting, and especially the people he’s meeting through the work.

Labrador Named IUP Punxsutawney Person of Purpose

Monique Feliciano Labrador has been selected as the IUP Punxsutawney Person of Purpose for January/February 2021. This award recognizes a student who has shown academic excellence and good work ethic and who actively participates in the classroom.

Summer Internship Opportunity

The Punxsutawney Area Chamber of Commerce, Inc. in partnership with the Jefferson County Development Corporation seeks a summer intern to support local economic and community development initiatives. The student will gain valuable experience while being mentored by seasoned professionals.

Whitfield Named IUP Punxsutawney Person of Purpose

Copeland Whitfield has been selected as the IUP Punxsutawney Person of Purpose for November–December, 2020. This award recognizes a student who has shown academic excellence and good work ethic and who actively participates in the classroom.

IUP Punxsutawney Soft Skills Program

IUP Punxsutawney has teamed up with the Punxsutawney Chamber of Commerce and Punxsutawney Area School District to develop a pilot program to teach soft skills to a group of high school juniors and seniors.

IUP Punxsutawney Dean's List, Fall 2020

Congratulations to these IUP Punxsutawney undergraduate students who made the Dean’s List in fall 2020.

Haldeman Named IUP Punxsutawney Person of Purpose

Sarah Haldeman has been slected as the IUP Punxsutawney Person of Purpose for September-October 2020.  This award recognizes the student who has shown academic excellence and good work ethic and who actively participates in the classroom.

Flu Shot Clinic Held at IUP Punxsutawney

Free influenza vaccines were administered to IUP students and employees on October 23, 2020.

IUP Punxsutawney Dean's List, Spring 2020

Students who earn a 3.25 or higher grade point average based on at least 12 semester hours of graded coursework are recognized on the Dean’s List each semester: fall, spring, and summer.

Marshall Named IUP Punxsutawney Person of Purpose

Rachel Marshall has been selected as the IUP Punxsutawney Person of Purpose for January-February 2020.  This award recognizes the student who has shown academic excellence and good work ethic, and who actively participates in the classroom.

IUP Punxsutawney Dean's List, Fall 2019

Congratulations to these IUP Punxsutawney undergraduate students who made the Dean’s List in fall 2019.