Edinboro University News and Announcements http://www.edinboro.edu/news/news-rss.html Edinboro University News and Announcements ‘Futurama’ mathematician to deliver keynote at Edinboro University’s Pi Day celebration http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=ef4052f3-e9b2-4c68-b820-7632722cc01b Dr. Sarah Greenwald, renowned mathematician and professor of mathematics at Appalachian State University, will deliver the keynote address at Edinboro University’s 10th annual Pi Day celebration on Monday, March 26. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 14:55:07 EDT 2c4f4ca3-c7c6-45f0-9475-dda2092bd6df Edinboro’s Gmitter Memorial Scholarship winner to be announced at exhibit opening - Reception for ninth annual art scholarship created for late Edinboro student scheduled for March 21 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=3b90af0e-293e-47cd-aae7-58a078e3fe40 The opening reception for Celebrate the Artist: The 9th Annual Michael V. Gmitter Memorial Scholarship Exhibition will be held Wednesday, March 21, from 5 to 7 p.m. in Bruce Gallery of Doucette Hall on the Edinboro University campus. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:18:28 EDT 10b46e7d-64d3-4f85-ab1e-2cd8c7176a27 Edinboro University announces speakers for annual High School Journalism Day - Two prominent music writers set to address youth journalists on April 5 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=835d13d4-919f-4179-822c-4bb3395c699a Two prominent music journalists will serve as keynote speakers April 5 at Edinboro University’s 12th annual High School Journalism Day. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 09:26:25 EDT f25f3418-d476-4c82-90f8-c748efc49fe2 Edinboro Planetarium joins DCNR for March equinox stargazing at Erie Bluffs - Free stargazing event in Lake City open to outdoor enthusiasts of all ages http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=514eebf4-cc26-4282-b55b-397db60c0c6b Edinboro University’s Planetarium staff and the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources will mark the official start of spring with an outdoor viewing of the vernal equinox on Tuesday, March 20. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 09:27:28 EDT c4bd2064-ff90-4693-a543-51b26801500c Award-winning furniture artist selected as juror for 95th Spring Show - Wendy Maruyama to present free public lecture at Edinboro on April 5 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=4756664e-4694-42a7-b078-5f5cfb8614d3 Furniture designer, world traveler, social critic and feminist. Wendy Maruyama has been an innovative figure in the art world for more than 40 years. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:16:14 EDT 9e5b83ff-6140-4703-9471-1d08f12c1228 Edinboro seeks business-savvy high school students for Summer Business Academy - Xavier and Tina Williams Business Academy applications due by March 19 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=78327205-fd0a-455e-b430-beb3ef29cd26 Drawing upon the success of the past five years, Edinboro University will again invite high school students from Pennsylvania and across the nation to participate in the Xavier and Tina Williams Summer Youth Business Academy. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:16:20 EDT 04b444dd-2687-4a0a-85f9-c68d4c8cf53a Edinboro to host family-friendly brain expo - Annual “Brain Awareness Day” scheduled for Saturday at Millcreek Mall http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=21162cdb-7835-43b9-b0b3-cf9c770228d5 Edinboro University’s Psychology Club and the Psychology Department are hosting “Brain Awareness Day” from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. by the Macy’s Court at Millcreek Mall. Field experts and university students will be on hand to showcase the intricacies of the brain and host crafts for all ages. Tue, 27 Feb 2018 10:39:57 EST 31464b8e-9ae4-4f43-a8d2-e35754dcc1ab Edinboro’s Brownlee, Speed earn top honors at annual MLK awards luncheon http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=c6272fa2-de0f-43c2-afbb-a64c98fd477c Lewis A. Brownlee, an instructor in EU’s School of Education, was recognized with the 22nd annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Award Friday for his commitment to enhancing diversity in the classroom. Edinboro University student William Speed, a junior Sports & Recreation Administration and Journalism scholar-athlete, earned the second annual Dr. Joseph Laythe Award for championing equality and social justice on and off campus. Mon, 26 Feb 2018 11:53:39 EST 3857280a-ca7b-4938-8d3d-1ac48ca5ed54 Erie Philharmonic offers free tickets for Edinboro students http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=b4ce4b0e-32c6-4a32-a12b-5e5a8ca059c2 Edinboro University students are invited to attend an upcoming concert from the Erie Philharmonic for free with their student ID. On March 10 at 8 p.m. musicians will perform “The Brilliance of Beethoven” at the Warner Theatre, located at 811 State Street in Erie. Tue, 06 Mar 2018 13:07:15 EST d8beb80f-8f64-464c-85ee-617581a21cd5 Women’s History Month at Edinboro University kicks off with Goodell Gardens lecture - Edinboro to host 5-week series of events, lectures beginning March 1 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=1cfec10d-22af-44f0-837b-24cf0b0f56c7 Throughout the month of March, Edinboro University will highlight the unique legacies, accomplishments and struggles of women who have impacted our society – from up-and-coming rapper Cardi B to Grace O’Malley, the Pirate Queen of Ireland. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 10:02:26 EDT adb7f041-6069-4092-8b5a-68b1f9abc2ec T-Pain set to perform at EU’s annual spring concert http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=c548df21-f686-4d41-839c-c903e76bdd5e It’s official. T-Pain is Edinboro University’s spring concert artist. The University Programming Board (UPB) announced last Friday at a reveal party, and students are already tweeting, posting and making plans to see the two-time Grammy winner. Mon, 26 Feb 2018 10:25:13 EST 483e89ea-ecfb-4371-8ae4-a5347b7fab0a Edinboro education student emphasizes STEM in early childhood classroom - EU’s Porter adds STEM certification to early childhood/special education cert. http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=7ef35313-4c90-4065-a815-9414d51228ae When you hear the phrase “STEM” tossed around in education, you immediately think of biologists, chemists and engineers who use science, technology, engineering and mathematics in their careers. Fri, 23 Feb 2018 09:36:07 EST adde6a21-563c-4d18-ab6a-cfeabc8f8941 EU alumna named 2017-18 Pennsylvania School Counselor of the Year http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=753dcb9d-09e7-41f8-ab4c-7bcc4e8abbca When Edinboro University alumna Tracey Merlino began her career as a school counselor at Belle Valley Elementary School nearly 20 years ago, she probably wasn’t predicting a congratulatory hug from former First Lady Michelle Obama. Yet, somehow, it happened. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:47:45 EST 7753a471-f980-4342-970e-9db7be1ff25c Edinboro University seeks entries for annual high school journalism competition http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=803b8e40-621b-4e91-bca2-b7468bde8d4e Edinboro University is seeking entries for its 12th annual Northwestern Pennsylvania High School Journalism Day competition. Mon, 12 Feb 2018 09:50:43 EST a3565f0d-3bdf-42e3-aae9-048d9e8b7f6a U.S. Army ROTC offers new, limited-time signing bonus http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=619f48dd-d5b8-4585-9f6b-af32e3844223 Edinboro University ROTC students who commit to the challenging, yet prestigious, journey of the U.S. Army can receive a $5,000 signing bonus, courtesy of a new, limited-time program. Thu, 15 Feb 2018 09:32:32 EST aa2c7bef-6265-4a8d-b8d5-287ddd7be141 From Edinboro University to Pyeongchang 2018 - EU grad joins Team USA as coach of Olympic snowboarding team http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=7b37c87e-be9e-4bae-b729-f39f6247856e In October 2016, Rick Shimpeno received a phone call he wasn’t expecting. It was Rick Bower, head coach of the U.S. National Ski and Snowboarding halfpipe team. He had a special request. Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:27:52 EST 5a1b31fd-b919-4b2c-af65-12b202915f48 Step Afrika! kicks off Performing Arts Series, Black History Month at EU - World-renowned Africa stepping troupe to perform at EU on Feb. 10 http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=fbe9e38a-ff61-4433-b9a9-69b6b854799e An internationally renowned cultural phenomenon and percussion dance troupe will be stepping their way to Edinboro University on Feb. 10 as part of EU’s Performing Arts Series and Black History Month calendar. Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:34:50 EST 35d61579-6374-4d71-bfff-cfd03b21a6a7 Edinboro University’s spring planetarium season blasts off with trip to the moon http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=88c91ba7-bfed-47ad-8bcf-f173fb08ba7f The spring 2018 season is set to take off today at 7 p.m. in Cooper Science Center with “Once in a Blue Moon,” a show focused on the wonders of the Moon, the exploration of seasonal constellations and the current visibility of the planets. The program will be led by EU’s Dr. David Hurd, professor of Geosciences and director of the Planetarium. Tue, 30 Jan 2018 11:58:26 EST 73e4a1b8-81cf-4d35-8331-69f6b852269f PASSHE Board of Governors approves MBA program at Edinboro University - Innovative delivery method will meet the needs of working professionals http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=01dcac96-4f37-4130-ad87-bcd12870eb6d Building on the success of historically strong undergraduate business programs, Edinboro University has received approval from the Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education to launch a Master of Business Administration. Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:34:28 EST 42a7c72c-5845-40b4-9041-230d25017dc9 Edinboro University seeks nominations for annual MLK, Laythe awards http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=d0be49f0-4182-4d2a-ae6a-5a768fe9f538 Do you know someone whose contributions to society reflect the spirit, philosophy and teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.? Or how about someone who strongly believes in equality and social justice? Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:33:22 EST a3f767fd-5e6c-4ba3-b223-fafee592900b