Edinboro University News and Announcements http://www.edinboro.edu/news/news_rss.dot Edinboro University News and Announcements 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 Open House at Porreco College continues on Wednesdays through June http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=728e350a-54c3-4392-b60f-2ef69f8e6c4f Porreco College will hold Open House events for prospective students each Wednesday in June to accommodate continued strong interest in the college’s programs and new Porreco Promise scholarships. Fri, 30 May 2014 14:37:08 EDT d3c34d10-c1cc-4572-a89a-dbadb06037b7 Edinboro University to offer on-demand programming to better serve Meadville area http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=a85ef0b9-b9a7-4c1d-abd8-7bb94a6548f7 Edinboro University today announced the rollout of flexible, responsive programming to meet the higher education and job-training needs of Crawford County. Thu, 29 May 2014 12:32:53 EDT 629e6151-5c0a-4a4e-846c-f41e54e77856 Edinboro University’s animation, game design programs again rank among nation’s best http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=334fa75d-3604-4246-b8fc-1985661ece46 Edinboro University’s stellar programs in animation and video game development are again ranked among the best in the country by Animation Career Review, a leading online source for information about careers in those fields. Mon, 19 May 2014 15:35:34 EDT 1e0d93da-7e09-4e32-999b-81301fd0b495 EU’s Roberts named Faculty Member of the Year, Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=153a4046-8186-433c-9e9b-72a1c976f1b6 Jim Roberts, Ph.D., associate professor and former chairperson of Edinboro University’s Health and Physical Education Department, has been named a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). He also recently was named Faculty Member of the Year. Mon, 19 May 2014 14:44:01 EDT b43e0c62-add1-4caf-b8d5-300ddc1c1180 Psychology professor Ron Craig, Ph.D., named Advisor of the Year http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=b8c84f7d-91b2-4ad4-b8a5-aadfee579034 In recognition of his contributions to student success through effective advising, Ron Craig, Ph.D., of the Edinboro University Psychology Department was named the University’s Advisor of the Year. Mon, 19 May 2014 13:58:47 EDT 7559c7cb-f1f9-4d2f-8c23-b21049b561e0 Psychology professor Snyder named Edinboro University Scholar of the Year http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=a58e0ea3-cdc7-48d6-b85c-9dcc2846c955 Edinboro University recently recognized the research presentations and publications of Heather T. Snyder, Ph.D., of the Psychology Department by naming her Scholar of the Year. Mon, 19 May 2014 14:42:28 EDT 5760e4e6-b0b6-47ac-98b2-8b0aec61df4c Edinboro University’s Community Music School offers ‘Pre-Twinkle’ violin and lessons for ages http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=0bdb0b66-0f7b-4768-a8b5-dbb20110a371 Highlighted by new “Pre-Twinkle Suzuki” introductory violin classes for children just beginning to explore music, Edinboro University’s Community Music School summer programming gets under way June 2. Fri, 16 May 2014 09:09:09 EDT 0a51969c-a2ce-4e7f-ae10-20ada79160f8 Former Gov. Ridge challenges new graduates of Edinboro University to speak up, take action http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=2a085b89-a70b-4698-8ad0-08e08006e362 Thomas J. Ridge, the nation’s first Secretary of Homeland Security and former Pennsylvania Governor, on May 10 at Edinboro University urged graduates of the Class of 2014 to speak up, to ignore critics, and reject to cynicism. Sat, 10 May 2014 15:14:50 EDT 6cd357a4-544c-4292-9ec2-6257f5998607 Edinboro University adds awesome academic camps to its popular lineup of summer athletic activities http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=dbbbbade-0ec9-44a0-9949-6df27d5c5443 Edinboro University, the region’s premiere location for athletic camps, announces Great Scots Summer Camps, an expansion of its summertime offerings to include six academic camps. The new academic programs begin June 15 and continue through early August. Fri, 09 May 2014 13:14:15 EDT fa64d59f-185e-4073-9a7f-f03665338fb5 Edinboro University Chamber Players set concert of Baroque, other music http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=30417045-6a2f-445c-9b15-45a656910763 The Edinboro University Chamber Players will present the musical program “If it Ain't Baroque …" on Monday, May 19, at 7 p.m. in Hirt Auditorium of the Blasco Library, 160 E. Front St., Erie. Fri, 09 May 2014 08:07:41 EDT cf7f0f9d-4857-42c2-b30b-522e1c23bb7d Edinboro University to present honorary degree to former Gov. Ridge at commencement May 10 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=43915a65-3d89-4ec7-8a16-6a012e2f792c Thomas J. Ridge, the nation’s first Secretary of Homeland Security and former Pennsylvania Governor, will be awarded an honorary doctorate on Saturday, May 10, during Edinboro University’s Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony. Tue, 06 May 2014 15:59:22 EDT c092d946-6501-4953-8650-df17b1b74c5b