Edinboro University News and Announcements http://www.edinboro.edu/news/news_rss.dot Edinboro University News and Announcements Edinboro University invites area children to enjoy Harvest Festival fun on Oct. 30 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=3f0670d3-dfc0-46b9-9141-e0499db69aae Fall fun without extreme frights for elementary-age children is planned Thursday, Oct. 30, when Edinboro University Residence Life and Housing hosts its annual Harvest Festival. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:13:56 EDT 9fcbf34a-89c7-4775-889c-edbcc58ad77c Edinboro University students to aid neighbors during annual R.A.K.E. event http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=86a9be53-f587-44e1-a8e5-d8d452fdc0bf Edinboro University’s annual Random Acts of Kindness in Edinboro (R.A.K.E.) event, during which students rake leaves from lawns of area residences, will be held Saturday, Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:48:36 EDT 27d71bc2-7611-424e-bee9-1a2cdc3d1a19 Porreco College invites prospective students to explore its offerings at Open House events http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=e6832d32-8f71-4d13-816c-3544c465d193 Porreco College, the Community’s College, will host Open House events for students interested in enrolling in its affordable, high-quality certificate and associate degree programs on Wednesdays, Oct. 22, Nov. 5 and Dec. 3, from 3 to 8 p.m. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:03:49 EDT fbd7368a-59a6-48b8-bca0-49a822fb37b4 Edinboro University to host actor Richard Hatch http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=004ad7f7-0443-46ee-bd29-ce07279df40b Actor Richard Hatch, best known for his role in the brief but enduringly popular “Battlestar Galactica” TV series, will meet with Edinboro University animation and theater students on Thursday, Oct. 16, and will conclude his visit to the university by hosting a public screening of some of his work. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:22:42 EDT 541a2ec6-a96b-42be-8524-c6d9552177e4 Edinboro University panel to examine issues related to the rise of ISIS http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=66467472-ddce-4e56-876f-9cf7ebe02e3e “ISIS and a Fractured Middle East,” a presentation and discussion organized by Edinboro University’s North-Africa/West-Asia Studies Committee, will be held Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. in Room 107A of Compton Hall, 210 E. Normal St., Edinboro. Admission is free and open to the public. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:53:47 EDT fea3fbe6-9b25-489b-b94b-df3240a2a8f2 Edinboro University panel to discuss effective communication in health care http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=72129f4e-e275-444b-892a-0e167e9c1227 Communication is the cornerstone of providing quality health care. On Oct. 21, Edinboro University will host a panel discussion on "The Role of Communication in Effective Patient-Provider Interactions" at 7 p.m. in Compton Hall 107A. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:20:55 EDT 72db03f7-1bdf-493f-8c54-6add1805d5e4 Former EU President Pogue named interim president of Cheyney U. http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=006a9c2b-0989-4975-a27a-26cff2f4ac31 Dr. Frank G. Pogue, former president of Edinboro University and Grambling State University in Louisiana, was selected by the Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education to serve as interim president of Cheyney University. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:46:44 EDT 9aac29d6-e43e-4ee4-bb84-73b3ba3c6b60 Students, families invited to tour, explore EU during Open House events http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=9601193e-4361-48a9-8561-f00c73d5a036 Prospective students, along with their families, will have an opportunity to explore how an exceptional, affordable Edinboro University education can shape their successful future during Open House events Oct 18 and Nov. 1 on the Edinboro campus and Oct. 22, Nov. 5 and Dec. 3 at Porreco College in Erie. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:44:15 EDT 86ccac01-19b8-4e38-aa5c-7aae27f30fcd Edinboro University Homecoming lineup of events adjusted due to thunderstorms http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=1a1ca198-127d-40f9-9abc-05e0c283425e Because thunderstorms are in the forecast for this evening, the University has announced some changes in Friday's schedule of Homecoming events. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 16:26:39 EDT 4977b49c-b77a-447c-9959-ffa2f86989b9 Edinboro Potterfest, Oct. 13-18, explores literary character’s world with fun, academics http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=728f2584-2a36-413b-828c-342a7efaa115 For six days in October, the playful spirit and serious themes of J.K. Rowling’s tremendously popular Harry Potter books will be celebrated and explored during the 4th annual Edinboro Potterfest. A cooperative effort of Edinboro University and the wider community, Potterfest will be observed with numerous events scheduled Oct. 13-18. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:12:12 EDT 09d72608-be82-476f-ac04-51fe2faca7ab Edinboro University Homecoming will ‘Rock the Boro,’ Oct. 2-4 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=4d581f79-d1ea-48d9-b85a-fe51fdaf5811 True to this year’s “Rock the Boro” theme, Edinboro will rock throughout all three activity-packed days of Edinboro University’s 2014 Homecoming celebration, Oct. 2-4. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:33:47 EDT b267322d-35cb-4ea0-8584-1e3033addf9f 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