Edinboro University News and Announcements http://www.edinboro.edu/news/news_rss.dot Edinboro University News and Announcements 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 Edinboro University awarded $175,980 to support workforce training in region http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=7990bc9d-e8f7-4d7a-b3b6-48aaffa53ad9 Edinboro University’s Office of Continuing Education has been awarded $175,980 for fiscal year 2014-15 to support workforce training through the Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania (WEDnetPA). Fri, 07 Nov 2014 11:10:32 EST 115f1c00-2b0e-4718-b1b4-b76eed7b03ef Ceremony, service project planned to mark Veterans Day http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=571de382-9347-45aa-8e66-1b29deb29dcf Edinboro University will mark Veterans Day on Tuesday, Nov. 11, with a solemn military ceremony followed by a day of service by the University’s student veterans. Thu, 06 Nov 2014 12:12:45 EST dd4c90b9-4b5b-4479-b3c5-719a918e6342 Edinboro University, WQLN collaborate to screen, discuss ‘Earth A New Wild’ http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.dot?inode=55f33aa4-6d79-4a87-9c33-f45054dec4f2 Edinboro University and WQLN Public Media will collaborate to host a TV series preview and lecture that focuses on the ways humans are intimately connected to the wild animals and wild places of our planet on Thursday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. Mon, 03 Nov 2014 13:10:43 EST 23d32bab-7fd3-4e63-a253-7ecb2b500d52 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. 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