Edinboro University News and Announcements http://www.edinboro.edu/news/news-rss.html Edinboro University News and Announcements Edinboro Community celebrates countdown to Homecoming with Boro Fest - Games, music, art and more planned for community festival on April 26 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=18fd4668-6b38-43c4-8528-525ac9c40e1c It will be another six months before downtown Edinboro is packed with tartan-clad students, alumni and community members for EU Homecoming 2018. Luckily, the town won’t have to wait that long to celebrate. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:11:39 EDT b5253baa-779b-46ad-96b4-1ef9f986152c Edinboro University receives additional $679,000 from ChairScholars Foundation - Donation to provide scholarships for Edinboro students with disabilities http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=f88e088c-afc2-4dd3-888b-add7ecac525c Recognizing Edinboro University’s longstanding commitment to providing access and opportunity to students with disabilities, ChairScholars Foundation, Inc. recently presented a $679,639 gift to the University. Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:46:16 EDT c3b7fa2d-e20c-44f6-b77b-f91766e757ff Edinboro announces spring Al Stone Lecture Series - Lectures presented by active, retired faculty and field experts http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=da2159af-84c4-4ea5-a5a4-c7bb57db8db5 During the spring session of the 2018 Al Stone Lecture Series, active and retired faculty and individuals with special expertise will discuss these topics and more in the 5-part series that begins April 26 in the Diebold Center for the Performing Arts. Tue, 17 Apr 2018 09:37:50 EDT fdf27b16-deb9-4e78-838f-4c6a68d89557 Three Edinboro grads to receive Distinguished Alumni Awards http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=3a559e90-3cd8-4944-b35f-7851274364cb A software developer for an Erie-based logistics company. A professor of nursing at a nationally-recognized university. An orthopedic surgeon at a leading healthcare and medical research institution. These are the job titles for three Edinboro University Distinguished Alumni Award recipients from the College of Science and Health Professions. Fri, 13 Apr 2018 12:08:45 EDT ea590009-8f07-4498-a2c1-3ba5b2b957e8 Edinboro welcomes AT&T executive as May 2018 Commencement speaker - Xavier Williams (’89) will also receive Honorary Doctorate from EU http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=a7ba5914-4367-4bef-8071-9cbc75f49ab6 When looking back at his time at Edinboro University, AT&T executive Xavier Williams reminiscences about a few nostalgic experiences. Tue, 17 Apr 2018 09:39:04 EDT 521c26ad-263f-4f59-9dd0-9bf8ac20b103 Fisher named interim provost and vice president for academic affairs http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=088e004f-4658-4962-81cb-ae19d8389609 In a message to the campus community, Interim President Michael J. Hannan today announced the appointment of Dr. Jim Fisher as Edinboro University's interim provost and vice president for academic affairs. He will officially begin his new role at the conclusion of the spring semester. Tue, 17 Apr 2018 09:38:54 EDT e57da43d-988d-45e6-af7a-a1ec53865e05 Acting President Hannan named interim president of Edinboro University - Hannan has served as chief academic officer since 2012 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=dec1adca-512a-4762-83ab-dddcf37b57ba The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education today named Dr. Michael J. Hannan interim president of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Hannan, the university’s provost and vice president for academic and student affairs, has been serving as acting president since March 30. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 08:37:19 EDT 4c1716a4-59c6-45bf-9107-6db8be5e2fa7 Prospective students, families invited to explore Edinboro University at Spring Open House http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=0506fed3-f73b-4cec-9d01-8eb7b4d9705b Edinboro University will open its doors to prospective students and their families Saturday, April 14, for the annual Spring Open House. Students will have the opportunity to explore Edinboro and learn about our exceptional, affordable and engaging education that has led directly to successful careers. Thu, 05 Apr 2018 13:38:22 EDT cece1312-a862-4856-b07e-b5b94190fed5 Public relations society to hold Student Day at Edinboro April 4 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=5b6e65d4-84b5-49d4-836d-e27cdbde2048 A keynote talk on personal branding by a business school dean who began his award-winning career as and Erie sportscaster will launch the Northwestern Pennsylvania chapter of the Public Relations Society of America’s fourth annual Student Day, Wednesday, April 4, on the campus of Edinboro University. Fri, 30 Mar 2018 11:34:40 EDT 0d142623-12a4-4e47-b704-c0a01fe9bf27 Edinboro’s Miller to discuss MBA program at annual Pittsburgh Business Show - Edinboro alumni event planned during trade, networking show http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=daeb55d2-2e97-40f2-8ed5-074cdff796fc Dr. Scott Miller, Dean of Edinboro University’s School of Business and College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, will present at the 2018 Pittsburgh Business Show, the region’s largest business-for-business trade show and networking event being held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center on April 25-26. Thu, 29 Mar 2018 11:13:58 EDT 2b723c6f-bbd9-4fca-9f20-4668a575a634 Edinboro panel to discuss journalism in the age of Trump - Panel includes reporters from Time, Erie Times-News, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=32a5eee3-5caf-4a8f-b929-a52eb530310d A panel of journalists will examine changes in the media industry, including the impact of President Donald Trump, at a panel discussion at Edinboro University on Wednesday, April 4. Wed, 28 Mar 2018 09:38:37 EDT 12a6d436-c946-4545-a877-6421b43d6991 Edinboro students take the stand at regional Mock Trial competition - Three recognized by scoring judges for outstanding performances as attorneys http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=20fcabc4-fd28-4b9e-a0af-62518f380312 This spring, Edinboro students competed at the American Mock Trial Association's (AMTA) Regional Intercollegiate Mock Trial Tournament in courtrooms of the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas of Columbus, Ohio. Wed, 28 Mar 2018 09:39:02 EDT 8fd82010-2d67-46e7-8168-0cb06bcab6c1 EU faculty panelists to discuss the Second Amendment http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=504c1748-ee3e-4f7b-b1b7-c9f1be3e962f Guns? No guns? Limited access? Does the Second Amendment, in both its original intent and in today’s 21st Century environment, guarantee the right of citizens to own and use assault weapons? Should we go so far as to arm teachers in our nation’s schools? Please join Edinboro University faculty and staff for “The Second Amendment: At a Crossroads?” a panel discussion about the issue of gun violence and the right to bear arms in the U.S. Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:01:45 EDT 4c0b9a64-8021-447e-91c9-528c2092ff9f ‘Futurama’ mathematician to deliver keynote at Edinboro University’s Pi Day celebration http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=a2521c05-663e-48fd-8280-3a6e263dfcf5 Dr. Sarah Greenwald, renowned mathematician and professor of mathematics at Appalachian State University, will deliver the keynote address at Edinboro University’s 10th annual Pi Day celebration on Monday, March 26. Tue, 27 Mar 2018 08:27:30 EDT 2c4f4ca3-c7c6-45f0-9475-dda2092bd6df Edinboro’s Gmitter Memorial Scholarship winner to be announced at exhibit opening - Reception for ninth annual art scholarship created for late Edinboro student scheduled for March 21 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=b2020ed2-0600-400f-9f7a-6c44e7eaa5ad The opening reception for Celebrate the Artist: The 9th Annual Michael V. Gmitter Memorial Scholarship Exhibition will be held Wednesday, March 21, from 5 to 7 p.m. in Bruce Gallery of Doucette Hall on the Edinboro University campus. Wed, 28 Mar 2018 09:33:26 EDT 10b46e7d-64d3-4f85-ab1e-2cd8c7176a27 Edinboro University announces speakers for annual High School Journalism Day - Two prominent music writers set to address youth journalists on April 5 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=1dfb4d56-6b2f-4906-ba33-db7e94da3e84 Two prominent music journalists will serve as keynote speakers April 5 at Edinboro University’s 12th annual High School Journalism Day. Wed, 28 Mar 2018 09:39:10 EDT f25f3418-d476-4c82-90f8-c748efc49fe2 Edinboro Planetarium joins DCNR for March equinox stargazing at Erie Bluffs - Free stargazing event in Lake City open to outdoor enthusiasts of all ages http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=514eebf4-cc26-4282-b55b-397db60c0c6b Edinboro University’s Planetarium staff and the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources will mark the official start of spring with an outdoor viewing of the vernal equinox on Tuesday, March 20. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 09:27:28 EDT c4bd2064-ff90-4693-a543-51b26801500c Award-winning furniture artist selected as juror for 95th Spring Show - Wendy Maruyama to present free public lecture at Edinboro on April 5 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=4756664e-4694-42a7-b078-5f5cfb8614d3 Furniture designer, world traveler, social critic and feminist. Wendy Maruyama has been an innovative figure in the art world for more than 40 years. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:16:14 EDT 9e5b83ff-6140-4703-9471-1d08f12c1228 Edinboro seeks business-savvy high school students for Summer Business Academy - Xavier and Tina Williams Business Academy applications due by March 19 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=78327205-fd0a-455e-b430-beb3ef29cd26 Drawing upon the success of the past five years, Edinboro University will again invite high school students from Pennsylvania and across the nation to participate in the Xavier and Tina Williams Summer Youth Business Academy. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:16:20 EDT 04b444dd-2687-4a0a-85f9-c68d4c8cf53a Edinboro to host family-friendly brain expo - Annual “Brain Awareness Day” scheduled for Saturday at Millcreek Mall http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=21162cdb-7835-43b9-b0b3-cf9c770228d5 Edinboro University’s Psychology Club and the Psychology Department are hosting “Brain Awareness Day” from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. by the Macy’s Court at Millcreek Mall. Field experts and university students will be on hand to showcase the intricacies of the brain and host crafts for all ages. Tue, 27 Feb 2018 10:39:57 EST 31464b8e-9ae4-4f43-a8d2-e35754dcc1ab