Edinboro University News and Announcements http://www.edinboro.edu/news/news-rss.html Edinboro University News and Announcements Edinboro hosts summer reading program for local children http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=30747ee6-6ede-4ade-bf1a-74f1a6fdb4be Dozens of local, elementary-age children are taking part in Edinboro’s fourth annual summer reading program, a 5-week summer camp that began on June 11. Featuring Edinboro student-leaders from the Early Childhood and Reading Department, the literacy initiative emphasizes the importance of daily reading and aims to prevent summer learning loss. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 11:18:50 EDT 47c450b2-bb47-4b25-87eb-fe2ef5269c0e Edinboro’s online fine arts programs earn top national ranking http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=6b195526-ea16-42cc-9272-877d343cf457 Edinboro University has received national recognition in new rankings from College Affordability Guide, an online resource for prospective students seeking a high-quality, affordable education. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 11:19:24 EDT 59ce7d1f-701b-4927-a677-dbdb169299ea Edinboro’s autism services ranked among top in the nation - BASIS program lauded for academic, social amenities for Edinboro students http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=4616a3b0-c40e-4e07-a31a-0cebddadc0a2 For more than 40 years, Edinboro University has been committed to providing educational, experiential and social opportunities for students with disabilities. Thu, 28 Jun 2018 11:56:12 EDT d25b6f70-62dd-4e92-9578-c486756126ae Reception Honoring Dr. William P. Alexander http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=7bf9c5fd-6739-4543-b043-3f03b27cb72f The Edinboro University community was saddened by the loss of Dr. William P. Alexander, former faculty member, professor emeritus, and passionate supporter of Edinboro, who passed away on Wednesday, April 25. Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:16:36 EDT f09d81d2-cef2-4e46-ae4b-0d673824addd Edinboro University's "Beehive" already buzzing with activity http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=1254bd83-9444-4771-ab7e-da100a3827ee Edinboro University’s Center for Branding and Strategic Communication served 11 clients during the spring semester, engaging five classes and nearly 60 students on a variety of projects that included graphic and web design, video production and comprehensive public relations campaigns. In addition, the Beehive employs several undergraduate students and provides graduate assistantships and stipends to two to four graduate students all working to develop innovative and collaborative creative projects. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:24:06 EDT 41cd3ce6-cfe5-4193-83b5-39984147ff31 Two Edinboro employees honored with Erie’s “40 Under 40” accolade http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=34c28cb5-7ad2-405b-b5c7-5d65f4ebb842 Two Edinboro University employees were recognized by a local independent newspaper for their contributions to the Erie region at early stages in their careers. Tue, 26 Jun 2018 09:02:43 EDT 925de6e8-1cd4-4ab9-a0db-1f7fcb09b7f7 Free outdoor movie series comes to Edinboro’s main campus http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=023057e6-d9a3-45d0-b443-02eaa44edfd2 On each Thursday night in July, Edinboro will host “Movies Under the Stars,” beginning at 9 p.m. on the lawns behind the Frank G. Pogue Student Center, 405 Scotland Road. Attendance and parking are free. Guests may park in the lot across from the McComb Fieldhouse or next to the Baron-Forness Library. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:47:58 EDT 54396a6b-6298-4c15-8dd9-a353590c2ef9 Edinboro University game design track ranked among best in Pennsylvania http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=7a356f8c-644d-4142-a8ee-deabc96ccb17 For the fifth consecutive year, Edinboro University Game and Virtual World Development track was ranked among the top programs in Pennsylvania. Thu, 28 Jun 2018 11:54:41 EDT 3f3e4d9d-4561-4870-ba09-8897de3ef3ee Edinboro seeks volunteers to collect stories from U.S. veterans - Training workshop for volunteers scheduled for June 20-21 in Pogue Student Center http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=51f029db-0790-4af6-bd2f-0c4679e5306e Edinboro University’s Veterans Success Center will host a training session for sociable individuals who are interested in collecting these stories from U.S. Army veterans. On June 20-21 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., members of the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC) Veterans Ambassador Program, out of Carlisle, Pa., will train volunteers in Edinboro University’s Frank G. Pogue Student Center to collect personal stories to include in the Army’s historical archives. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:48:15 EDT 4e6825b5-83fe-4903-8fe9-9e70f8970b1b Dr. Stacie Wolbert Named Associate Vice President for Student Affairs http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=3b1a0fc2-9dfa-4ea1-8241-8d789cf829af Dr. Stacie Wolbert, associate provost and interim dean of students, has been appointed associate vice president for student affairs, effective June 11. She has served as interim dean since September 2017, while continuing to serve as associate provost, a position she has held since August 2016. Thu, 07 Jun 2018 11:41:39 EDT 10af27f9-21b7-4d75-b73a-779fa70b62fb Edinboro University names Sissem director of alumni engagement http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=a4f029a6-4371-423b-b4e5-92204b113b96 Amanda Brown Sissem, an Erie native with more than 20 years of experience in nonprofit leadership, will join Edinboro University as the director of alumni engagement on June 11. Mon, 04 Jun 2018 14:16:19 EDT c1e94275-90a1-4953-9ad0-3a01b78bc87a Edinboro’s Educational Psychology among top national programs - Online program earns No. 22 ranking from Online Psychology Degrees http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=cf40ecc3-fef6-430a-9ccf-128d546fd22c Edinboro University graduate students enrolled in the Educational Psychology program acquire a broad understanding of human development, psychology theories and educational research through online coursework. Thu, 31 May 2018 11:15:11 EDT 0a24fa8b-90a8-4d75-a3b9-d1319427c340 Callie Wheeler named Edinboro women’s basketball coach http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=3bd2466d-b67b-4b52-8b38-367225b13ca4 Edinboro University didn’t have to look far to find a replacement for long-time women’s basketball coach Stan Swank. Interim Director of Athletics Dr. Katherine Robbins today announced the hiring of assistant coach Callie Wheeler as Edinboro’s fifth head coach of the women’s basketball program. Swank had previously announced his retirement last week. Thu, 24 May 2018 10:43:08 EDT f38edad2-9eaa-4ebc-bcba-0e0a679cef08 Williamsport native delivers graduate student address at Edinboro University commencement http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=842c77b5-59e0-4d27-a691-a67df33b7633 Williamsport native Seth Hembree, who earned a Master of Education in Educational Psychology this spring, represented the Class of 2018 during Edinboro University’s graduate commencement ceremony on May 12. Mon, 21 May 2018 11:36:55 EDT f8b361be-2456-43e6-a6c9-839d9b3f35c5 Erie resident delivers student address at Edinboro University commencement http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=08508c7e-0dd9-48fd-adc2-1bc515b1291d Erie resident Nicole Wagner, who graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and a concentration in Biochemistry, represented the Class of 2018 during Edinboro University’s undergraduate commencement ceremony on May 12. Mon, 21 May 2018 11:37:06 EDT 359661a1-148c-4de7-b089-12f30af1a3f6 Quartet of films set for the outdoor screen at Porreco College of Edinboro http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=d58a5ee0-614b-44f0-8335-2395d8648acb All you need is a blanket or a lawn chair to see these stories unfold at the free “Movies under the Stars” series at the Porreco College of Edinboro University. Presented in partnership with the Film Society of Northwestern Pennsylvania and hosted by filmmaker John C. Lyons, the free film series features four recent releases for all ages. Thu, 17 May 2018 11:38:21 EDT a374099c-c936-47ba-8ce9-85f43233d6fd Edinboro ROTC commissions two cadets as military officers http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=1089f196-a813-4aaf-bf76-b9c4348a6972 Two graduating Edinboro University seniors and ROTC cadets were officially commissioned as officers in the U.S. Army during a ceremony on Friday at Edinboro’s main campus. Tue, 15 May 2018 10:33:47 EDT 8adad1df-e1d8-4778-8d99-a232526c480c Edinboro University introduces sociology concentration focused on social change - Human Service and Community Development track to launch this fall http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=c68cd88e-1583-45d9-9236-304d8bce178a A new sociology concentration at Edinboro University aims to inspire students to take action in the community and become agents of positive social change. Mon, 14 May 2018 09:27:44 EDT 55d43b18-98fb-4a7b-8b3e-10349807a859 Edinboro graduates nearly 800 at spring commencement - Presents alumnus, AT&T exec Xavier Williams (’89) with honorary doctorate http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=1e51524f-1ef2-4770-a7ee-de1ca716d4cb Edinboro University celebrated the academic success of 775 students in the Class of 2018 during undergraduate and graduate ceremonies today on EU’s main campus. Tue, 22 May 2018 11:27:14 EDT 7a0271ac-22d7-4ce1-a818-6ee745a3221e Edinboro nursing students go global - Undergraduate nurses explore international health care through service-learning http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=162d47d6-cf73-4312-926f-35b6f0ba0325 It’s no surprise that the health care world has gone global. The international movement has also made its way to college campuses and especially to Edinboro University’s Department of Nursing. Thu, 10 May 2018 12:04:21 EDT 4a715273-0e1b-424a-a4c8-8f1e73a4ccd4