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Edinboro receives national recognition in U.S. News

Edinboro University has received national recognition in U.S. News & World Report’s annual “Best Colleges” ranking, earning a spot in the top tier as one of the best universities in the northern region for a second year.

The prestigious top-tier U.S. News ranking is the latest of numerous recognitions that Edinboro University has received for academic excellence and value. Edinboro’s online graduate programs in Social Work and Educational Psychology recently were ranked in the top 10 in the country by Graduate and Best Counseling Degrees, respectively. The University also this month was ranked by Best Value Schools as No. 16 in the top 50 colleges in the country that are best for homeschooled students because of its close attention to student success, unique and vibrant campus traditions, and strong support for first-year students as they transition to college.

For complete U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings, methodology information and scores, visit

Western PA Collegiate Job & Internship Fair

Don’t miss your chance to attend the Western PA Collegiate Job and Internship Fair on October 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Monroeville Convention Center in Monroeville, PA. The event is the largest job fair in western Pennsylvania for college students and alumni

The fair offers students, graduates and professionals alike the opportunity to interact one-on-one with recruiters and meet with multiple employers all in one location. The potential also exists for on-the-spot job interviews.

Register online for free by midnight on October 13 at Walk-in registration at the fair is $10 (cash only). Professional attire is expected and attendees should bring multiple copies of their resume as well as their student ID. Please call the Center for Career Development at 732-2781 or stop by Pogue Student Center, Room 211 for further help with your job search.

No More Starving Artists workshop

Do you want to launch your own business as an artist? Co-sponsored by The Arts Business Institute and StARTup Incubator, "No More Starving Artists!" is a two-day workshop, set for October 10-11 at Reeder Hall, meant to provide foundational information to guide those interested in life as a professional artist on how to create a business model that works. For details and tuition information, visit the ABI website.

University Players presents one act plays

Edinboro University Players will present three one-act plays Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. in the Diebold Center for the Preforming Arts. The plays are “Porcelain and Pink,” “He Said, She Said” and “The Meatball Says No.” Tickets are free for Edinboro University students, $5 for EU faculty, staff and non-EU students, and $10 for general admission. For more information on this and other theater activities this semester, visit the Theater Season webpage.

Homecoming 2014: Rock the Boro

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Fall 2014 Majors & Minors Fair planned

On September 23, Edinboro University will host the annual Majors & Minors Fair in the Multipurpose Room of the Pogue Student Center. As part of Common Hour, participants will have the opportunity to speak with representatives from each of the various academic departments on campus, learn how to run and read the Degree Works Audit, and have an opportunity to declare or change their major or minor programs. Come meet your Academic Success Coordinators and Student Success Leaders as they serve ice cream sundaes.

The Fall 2014 Majors & Minors Fair will take place from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. and is open to all EU students. For more information, please contact the Academic Success Center at 732-2218.

8th Annual 'My Professor’s Closet' event

The Department of Middle & Secondary Education and Educational Leadership is currently seeking donations of gently used professional attire, which may be dropped off in Butterfield Hall, Room 212, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m Monday through Friday. Donations will be accepted through Oct. 17.

My Professor’s Closet is a donation-based event providing free professional attire for students participating in student teaching and/or their field experience.

The 8th Annual My Professor’s Closet event will be held Oct. 20 and 21 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the main lobby of Butterfield Hall.


In case you missed it: EU in the news

The achievements of Edinboro University’s students, faculty and staff are always making headlines. Here are several recent news stories about excellence at EU:

Erie colleges welcome large numbers of international students [Erie Times-News]

Edinboro’s Jones named PSAC women’s cross country athlete of the week [Erie Times-News]

Letters to the editor: Porreco College experience great [Erie Times-News]

Edinboro University receives national recognition in U.S. News & World Report [WJET-TV]

Environmental activist to deliver homecoming keynote at Edinboro University [WJET-TV]

For information on EU’s new banking option, visit the PSECU website [PSECU]

President's Listening Hour planned for Tuesday

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Calendar of Events

"Needles and Pins, the work of Mary Mazziotti" continues through Sept. 27 in Bruce Gallery. Get the details about other upcoming events on the new and improved online calendar at

To submit an event to the calendar, please fill out the Submission Form here.

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Athletic Events

Women’s soccer takes on Shippensburg University at home on Saturday at 5 p.m. Find out who else is playing by checking out the fall sports schedules at

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