Edinboro University News and Announcements http://www.edinboro.edu/news/news_rss.dot Edinboro University News and Announcements Edinboro University earns Military Friendly® recognition for fifth consecutive year http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=572b2df2-117a-4518-9b35-6dfd1f290372 Edinboro University today was designated a 2015 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, a leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds. This is the fifth consecutive year that Edinboro University has been recognized. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:18:09 EDT 05159421-78be-49be-b779-4f29a7c1e921 Edinboro University panel to examine technology’s impact on media and business http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=339365d6-e5c6-4903-b493-2cbcd057a2eb A panel of national experts will discuss the impact the Internet and social media have had on business as part of Edinboro University’s “Media and Business in the Digital Age” symposium. The event will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 9, in Room 107A of Compton Hall on East Normal Street in Edinboro. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:22:34 EDT c3320fbc-8e93-42b3-a211-c297adc4286e Classical saxophone performer and professor to teach, present concert at Edinboro University http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=5cfdcd36-ea4f-4bc8-b487-aa21acb4aeb7 Noted classical saxophonist and saxophone professor Otis Murphy, DM, a faculty member at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music and a sought-after soloist, will present a master class and concert on Monday, Oct. 20, at Edinboro University. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:31:45 EDT 875b01a0-3c9a-416a-8e3e-2ce5ce135472 Edinboro University receives INSIGHT Into Diversity 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity award http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=da79519b-15e3-4f14-934c-651d00d20b52 Edinboro University was recognized for its outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion with the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:34:36 EDT 17d5708f-7b60-41ca-8321-1f98b9d2bbcc Edinboro University, South Korean agency collaborate to link students with overseas teaching opportunities http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=bb10f5bc-b831-4026-99f3-025d26a40174 Edinboro University students will have a direct connection to teaching opportunities in South Korea under an agreement signed Sept. 11 by the presidents of Edinboro and the National Institute for International Education (NIIED), an agency of the Korean government. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:35:47 EDT fe100e49-0edd-40ba-8f3a-004fb7ff9fd5 Edinboro University again listed among top-tier northern universities by U.S. News & World Report http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=4b2eefb3-a67b-4fdd-bbb8-b108aca17d75 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. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 11:21:01 EDT 4a62cac4-5fea-4a6b-a466-44c12c8ead96 Environmental activist Bill McKibben to deliver Homecoming keynote at Edinboro University http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=9c574f63-09a3-44ad-ac5e-781e822a2640 Environmental activist and journalist Bill McKibben, known for sounding the alarm about climate change and leading protests against the Keystone XL Pipeline, will deliver the keynote address to open Edinboro University’s 2014 Homecoming celebration. McKibben’s address, “Can We Still Fight Climate Change: Lessons from the Front Lines,” will be delivered Thursday, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m. in the university’s Louis C. Cole Auditorium – Memorial Hall. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 09:17:12 EDT 21127d7f-8441-45dc-b560-aab033e322aa Edinboro University, WQLN to provide early glimpse of ‘The Roosevelts’ http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=6bb64cad-f525-4169-ac8f-199eeac65263 Edinboro University and WQLN Public Media are collaborating to host a documentary preview and panel discussion that focuses on one of the most prominent families in the history of American politics at 7 p.m. on September 11. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:25:36 EDT 1794e0d3-3e9f-47a4-9bd2-0520ae4351aa Highland Games at Edinboro University celebrate beauty, brawn of Scottish culture http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=42c5858d-6c35-4544-80c2-47f01bdcbb5c Let the Games begin! The 21st Annual Edinboro Highland Games & Scottish Festival begins and ends with music in beautiful gardens and is action-packed in between. The festival will be held Sept. 5-7 at Edinboro University and Goodell Gardens in Edinboro and the Riverside Inn in nearby Cambridge Springs. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:19:06 EDT fa06ab79-b072-447e-99ac-1ba3f7ec03cd EU collaborates in creation of Veterans Portal of Northwestern Pa. http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=49faea4a-15d5-4fbb-954c-03ba5c00f25e Collaboratively, United Way of Erie County, Erie Together, Gannon University and Edinboro University have worked to launch an updated comprehensive human service directory and companion veterans portal for Erie County. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 12:21:36 EDT 20816479-891d-4632-a51c-03bbe2c6a263 University to host free concert by international virtuoso musicians http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=b145c2fd-b0f8-4081-9d17-ac4564b86176 International virtuoso musicians will present a free concert on Sunday, Aug. 10, at 8 p.m. in the Dr. William P. Alexander Music Center Recital Hall. These musicians will have participated in a week-long workshop to acquire cutting-edge techniques to connect with their audiences more fully. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:19:41 EDT 325b5e67-e498-4a1e-bbfc-97b6f4228c65 Edinboro University named a ‘Great College to Work For®’ http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=d301330e-745c-4fb3-a484-7777ba339a29 Edinboro University is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:47:22 EDT dc6aea19-d51c-434c-a9be-53f8ecd36df9 Healthcare Professionals Camp puts focus on careers at Edinboro University http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=41fad865-6a1a-462a-8d65-ee6b3a3d4e45 Future nurses, doctors and speech-language pathologists as well as students who would simply like to explore the many health-related career options can get hands-on experience while meeting peers with similar interests through Healthcare Professionals Camp, Aug. 3-7, at Edinboro University. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:32:08 EDT 8554caf9-4d80-4ddb-9276-a9dda5766938 EU students complete psychology internships http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=2f46949d-c9de-4594-b1c5-1cd4ad500d35 The Department of Psychology at Edinboro University announced that a number of students recently completed 12-week internships, which provide the students with an opportunity to obtain professional work experience in a variety of settings in the field of psychology. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 09:15:02 EDT f55106ad-2da7-4b30-869c-fd8aa571b9e7 Porreco College open houses continue weekly through July http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=6e58be12-c66c-4ea8-ba4b-c39759793869 Porreco College will hold Open House events for prospective students each Wednesday in July to accommodate continued strong interest in the college’s programs and new Porreco Promise scholarships. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 16:05:08 EDT 255dba45-83aa-4089-9a88-53e205fa0141 Edinboro University welcomes Guilbert L. Brown as Vice President for Finance and Administration http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=d928165d-814e-4ca2-8369-76246646891b Edinboro University today announced that Guilbert L. Brown will join the University as Vice President for Finance and Administration. Mr. Brown brings years of experience in university finance and planning to his new role as a vital member of President Julie E. Wollman’s executive leadership team. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 12:55:55 EDT 246e4d3f-e45a-4d45-a55f-af950bdc854d Edinboro University’s Porreco College to host day camp for siblings of children with special needs http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=a0979673-0c90-4f21-b697-19a5e7e3d1f5 Children ages 8-13 who have a sibling with a special need can connect with other youngsters in similar situations this summer through the Sibshops Day Camp presented by the Edinboro University Department of Early Childhood and Reading. The camp’s mix of fun games, recreation, and meaningful discussions and activities will be offered July 27 through Aug. 1 on the beautiful campus of Porreco College. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 12:56:27 EDT f1aab6cb-d52a-42e1-90c4-686b13b3c184 New Porreco College program gives businesses, workers much-needed edge in customer relations http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=57396940-e382-4d19-9487-80979fb40b31 Employers who want to edge out the competition and workers who seek to move up the ladder can obtain skills needed to meet their goals in the Customer Relations Management certificate program being offered for the first time this fall at Porreco College. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:01:04 EDT b5cd9a6b-cd92-4379-88f1-81f4e1b36a45 Edinboro University camps filling fast http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=a89b5e8d-2b79-47d4-b2c3-b9166f28a20f The second season of the highly successful Xavier and Tina Williams Summer Youth Business Academy at Edinboro University filled to capacity two weeks before its June 15 start, but additional career-building and skills-focused academic camps are available at EU this summer. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 15:27:44 EDT 929924e3-7f2a-44ac-ab37-b85192662936 EU names Student Veteran of the Year http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=900e6c18-3f3a-46be-820c-0277c0110f35 Patricia Gerhauser, a U.S. Navy veteran and May graduate of Edinboro University, was named the University’s Student Veteran of the Year for 2013-2014. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 13:21:39 EDT 847ad6eb-e327-4ce4-9e35-8411d283ceab