Edinboro University News and Announcements http://www.edinboro.edu/news/news_rss.dot Edinboro University News and Announcements Change to Edinboro University’s WFSE-FM will benefit campus and community http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=1786c0cc-9e61-42c9-a923-c20f80b0784e Edinboro University’s campus radio station will soon be sounding quite different, and WFSE’s leaders are hoping the change will motivate more listeners on campus and throughout Erie and Crawford counties to tune in to 88.9 on the FM dial. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:30:04 EST bd93b0fa-a341-4f72-8a2c-70c3f354078e Goodwine Foundation creates scholarship for Porreco College students in memory of coach http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=228c0090-b92d-4c9e-a365-d8915c096f22 Amos Goodwine Jr.; his wife, LaWanda Bender-Goodwine; and brother, Leroy Goodwine, this month established a scholarship for students attending Porreco College in memory and honor of their friend Michael “Mina” Ivan George. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:47:33 EST e3116127-1fc5-4652-aa5c-e0637c1c40a9 Dr. Nathan Ritchey named Vice President for Strategic Initiatives http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=87bbac9e-d629-4d14-8fb0-3f5b08007301 Nathan Ritchey, Ph.D., who has forged numerous community and business partnerships as dean of Edinboro University’s College of Science and Health Professions, has been given an additional high-profile role at the university as Vice President for Strategic Initiatives. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:40:37 EST 498f8411-51c0-4bf5-b56b-24094305877c Journalism and Public Relations students organize media panel http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=04d2149d-ba64-4947-b5f2-67af9c282807 Young media professionals from the region will join several student leaders from Edinboro University’s campus media organizations on a panel to discuss the impact of changing technology on the media and public relations industries. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:28:35 EST f3f41e88-dcf9-4988-aabe-427f4ebdb25a Graduate nursing degree offered by Edinboro-Clarion consortium again ranked among nation’s best http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=bb3bbd29-9f8c-402b-af0f-b105a9ffeb8e Edinboro and Clarion Universities’ Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Program was named one of the country’s best online graduate nursing programs by U.S. News & World Report. The program ranked 21st of 96 top-tier programs in the magazine’s prestigious 2015 Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs survey. Wed, 07 Jan 2015 10:06:02 EST aca4673d-1d16-4605-977b-0a3e3cb5def2 Gov. Corbett names Robert J. Lowther, Jr. to EU Council of Trustees http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=ffb0c3e4-1f46-41f5-8a47-496e10d1b16f Edinboro businessman Robert J. Lowther, Jr. has joined the Edinboro University Council of Trustees. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:50:03 EST a223d164-e972-4de2-a44d-abbfeab06688 Edinboro University a ‘Top School’ in 2015 education guide for military, veterans http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=5c1f89f1-8443-4088-8024-e8d20570cdf6 Edinboro University has been awarded a Top School designation in Military Advanced Education’s 2015 MAE Guide to Colleges & Universities, which measures best practices in military and veteran education. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:13:19 EST d2c6f60d-19a9-4763-a959-874e7559823c Porreco College, Penelec partner to offer award-winning training program in Erie http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=7df26d8e-a8ee-48d6-a4a7-7146f9e3cdac The Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., is partnering with Porreco College to offer its award-winning educational program designed to train the next generation of utility line workers. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:03:28 EST 52c45154-bd40-47c1-94dd-c7146272396b Edinboro University graduates 700, presents honorary doctorate to advocate for victims http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=e45ea842-8998-480a-8d0c-a69b6cda7b26 Edinboro University on Dec. 13 celebrated the academic success of 700 students who completed degree requirements in summer and fall during separate undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 14:50:25 EST 575fc289-2f3e-4cee-9402-b6f10420b559 Jane Earll sworn in as member of state universities’ governing board http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=fb1ba52e-1ad8-43f7-af8a-dfcec45febb6 Erie County political and civic leader Jane M. Earll was sworn in Dec. 10 as a member of the Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. Erie County Judge Robert A. Sambroak Jr. administered the oath at Porreco College of Edinboro University. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:02:49 EST b8c02b77-1b0e-451a-9037-89e1a1955ee2 Success of 700 who completed degrees in summer and fall to be celebrated Dec. 13 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=940c8ad2-a42a-459b-acc1-9369f87a4bf1 Edinboro University President Julie E. Wollman will confer degrees upon 700 students who completed requirements in summer and fall during separate undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies Saturday, Dec. 13. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 14:10:25 EST 44c35f88-b3a9-49cc-a377-2ddf9493542e Edinboro University seeks nominations for 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Awards http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=d5b2d0d8-0a16-4cb9-897a-ef7a3f08d74b Individuals whose contributions to society reflect the spirit, philosophy and teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. are being sought as nominees for Edinboro University’s 19th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Awards. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:08:01 EST 20c5bee7-a7db-489b-abf0-9f724ee78aeb Events to mark 40th anniversary of Edinboro's commitment to serve students with disabilities http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=3fb72846-0fe3-47e7-8015-217c4ba3043e Widely recognized as one of the leading universities in the nation in providing services to students with disabilities, Edinboro University will mark 40 years of commitment to excellence in providing access to educational opportunities with a weeklong celebration, Dec. 1-6. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:42:02 EST 827efe3d-9711-4f85-907a-6404196a7631 Edinboro University statement regarding arrest in Monday shooting http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=5da401f5-3fe6-4eb8-9e6b-a6ccd732743a The Edinboro University community is thankful that the Edinboro Police moved quickly and deliberately in their investigation of the off-campus shooting on Monday night. The safety of our students and other members of our campus community is our top priority. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:37:44 EST 9034f3be-f2cd-41c1-b6e1-dd146a557e3e President's Message http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=f9189da4-62f6-4fdf-93be-66405a3dc130 At Edinboro University we are committed to the safety of students, faculty, staff and visitors, as well as members of the surrounding community. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:54:29 EST ed77eb30-a75d-4b7b-8ff5-85115b5f3377 Edinboro University nursing professor wins national award for innovative teaching http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=9cb95157-b8ef-466e-9f0a-a9bf1cf7fcb8 Innovative approaches to teaching by Victoria Hedderick, D.Ed., R.N., of Edinboro University’s Nursing faculty have earned her national recognition. Hedderick is the National 2015 ELSIE Award winner for Active Learning in the Classroom. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:43:19 EST ad1c4b62-d843-41d4-ae60-8ee0b8632b14 Friends of the Baron-Forness Library awards first grants to student research projects http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=0316381f-5868-446b-a735-aa9f18108f80 Six Edinboro University student research projects received a boost Nov. 6 when the Friends of the Baron-Forness Library presented the organization’s first research grants. Grants of $500 each were awarded to two graduate and four undergraduate projects in the fields of Biology, Criminal Justice, Journalism, Psychology, and Speech, Language and Hearing. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:21:05 EST cad57567-da50-4664-9240-656fcbab151f Edinboro University honors student wins first place at national conference http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=9423b723-1048-4087-ae95-4f3c3f50ec42 The Robert C. Weber Honors Program of Edinboro University received national recognition Nov. 8 in Denver when Edinboro honors student Megan Kuntz was awarded first place for research in the category of Visual Arts at the National Collegiate Honors Conference. Tue, 11 Nov 2014 10:29:54 EST 7ca27584-1511-4123-94bd-4e886ed10c2a EU, other State System universities to offer scheduling preference to veterans http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=ad8532b6-e0ad-4661-8337-27f73b3c5455 Edinboro University and all other State System institutions now will provide veterans with class scheduling preference that will afford them an early opportunity to lock in their preferred courses. Tue, 11 Nov 2014 09:16:05 EST 8a8e69dd-6e0f-4145-b44c-0f64cc85055c Edinboro University ranked among ‘Best for Vets’ colleges http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=07589fa6-0e2d-4f1f-8f1b-e3c279630d48 Military Times named Edinboro University to its Best for Vets: Colleges 2015 rankings. The rankings are based on a comprehensive school-by-school assessment of veteran and military students’ success rates. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:17:07 EST 37d28b35-964d-45e6-ba5f-352612653ac4