Edinboro University News and Announcements http://www.edinboro.edu/news/news-rss.html Edinboro University News and Announcements Two Edinboro employees honored with Erie’s “40 Under 40” accolade http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=afc4ec9c-e5c8-4485-9fd0-91bfe3f9d8d9 Two Edinboro University employees were recognized by a local independent newspaper for their contributions to the Erie region at early stages in their careers. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:30:54 EDT 925de6e8-1cd4-4ab9-a0db-1f7fcb09b7f7 Free outdoor movie series comes to Edinboro’s main campus http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=023057e6-d9a3-45d0-b443-02eaa44edfd2 On each Thursday night in July, Edinboro will host “Movies Under the Stars,” beginning at 9 p.m. on the lawns behind the Frank G. Pogue Student Center, 405 Scotland Road. Attendance and parking are free. Guests may park in the lot across from the McComb Fieldhouse or next to the Baron-Forness Library. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:47:58 EDT 54396a6b-6298-4c15-8dd9-a353590c2ef9 Edinboro University game design track ranked among best in Pennsylvania http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=a1293e0e-13df-4f77-ada9-d0b807b009b9 For the fifth consecutive year, Edinboro University Game and Virtual World Development track was ranked among the top programs in Pennsylvania. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:48:22 EDT 3f3e4d9d-4561-4870-ba09-8897de3ef3ee Edinboro seeks volunteers to collect stories from U.S. veterans - Training workshop for volunteers scheduled for June 20-21 in Pogue Student Center http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=51f029db-0790-4af6-bd2f-0c4679e5306e Edinboro University’s Veterans Success Center will host a training session for sociable individuals who are interested in collecting these stories from U.S. Army veterans. On June 20-21 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., members of the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC) Veterans Ambassador Program, out of Carlisle, Pa., will train volunteers in Edinboro University’s Frank G. Pogue Student Center to collect personal stories to include in the Army’s historical archives. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:48:15 EDT 4e6825b5-83fe-4903-8fe9-9e70f8970b1b Dr. Stacie Wolbert Named Associate Vice President for Student Affairs http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=3b1a0fc2-9dfa-4ea1-8241-8d789cf829af Dr. Stacie Wolbert, associate provost and interim dean of students, has been appointed associate vice president for student affairs, effective June 11. She has served as interim dean since September 2017, while continuing to serve as associate provost, a position she has held since August 2016. Thu, 07 Jun 2018 11:41:39 EDT 10af27f9-21b7-4d75-b73a-779fa70b62fb Edinboro University names Sissem director of alumni engagement http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=a4f029a6-4371-423b-b4e5-92204b113b96 Amanda Brown Sissem, an Erie native with more than 20 years of experience in nonprofit leadership, will join Edinboro University as the director of alumni engagement on June 11. Mon, 04 Jun 2018 14:16:19 EDT c1e94275-90a1-4953-9ad0-3a01b78bc87a Edinboro’s Educational Psychology among top national programs - Online program earns No. 22 ranking from Online Psychology Degrees http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=cf40ecc3-fef6-430a-9ccf-128d546fd22c Edinboro University graduate students enrolled in the Educational Psychology program acquire a broad understanding of human development, psychology theories and educational research through online coursework. Thu, 31 May 2018 11:15:11 EDT 0a24fa8b-90a8-4d75-a3b9-d1319427c340 Callie Wheeler named Edinboro women’s basketball coach http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=3bd2466d-b67b-4b52-8b38-367225b13ca4 Edinboro University didn’t have to look far to find a replacement for long-time women’s basketball coach Stan Swank. Interim Director of Athletics Dr. Katherine Robbins today announced the hiring of assistant coach Callie Wheeler as Edinboro’s fifth head coach of the women’s basketball program. Swank had previously announced his retirement last week. Thu, 24 May 2018 10:43:08 EDT f38edad2-9eaa-4ebc-bcba-0e0a679cef08 Williamsport native delivers graduate student address at Edinboro University commencement http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=842c77b5-59e0-4d27-a691-a67df33b7633 Williamsport native Seth Hembree, who earned a Master of Education in Educational Psychology this spring, represented the Class of 2018 during Edinboro University’s graduate commencement ceremony on May 12. Mon, 21 May 2018 11:36:55 EDT f8b361be-2456-43e6-a6c9-839d9b3f35c5 Erie resident delivers student address at Edinboro University commencement http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=08508c7e-0dd9-48fd-adc2-1bc515b1291d Erie resident Nicole Wagner, who graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and a concentration in Biochemistry, represented the Class of 2018 during Edinboro University’s undergraduate commencement ceremony on May 12. Mon, 21 May 2018 11:37:06 EDT 359661a1-148c-4de7-b089-12f30af1a3f6 Quartet of films set for the outdoor screen at Porreco College of Edinboro http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=d58a5ee0-614b-44f0-8335-2395d8648acb All you need is a blanket or a lawn chair to see these stories unfold at the free “Movies under the Stars” series at the Porreco College of Edinboro University. Presented in partnership with the Film Society of Northwestern Pennsylvania and hosted by filmmaker John C. Lyons, the free film series features four recent releases for all ages. Thu, 17 May 2018 11:38:21 EDT a374099c-c936-47ba-8ce9-85f43233d6fd Edinboro ROTC commissions two cadets as military officers http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=1089f196-a813-4aaf-bf76-b9c4348a6972 Two graduating Edinboro University seniors and ROTC cadets were officially commissioned as officers in the U.S. Army during a ceremony on Friday at Edinboro’s main campus. Tue, 15 May 2018 10:33:47 EDT 8adad1df-e1d8-4778-8d99-a232526c480c Edinboro University introduces sociology concentration focused on social change - Human Service and Community Development track to launch this fall http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=c68cd88e-1583-45d9-9236-304d8bce178a A new sociology concentration at Edinboro University aims to inspire students to take action in the community and become agents of positive social change. Mon, 14 May 2018 09:27:44 EDT 55d43b18-98fb-4a7b-8b3e-10349807a859 Edinboro graduates nearly 800 at spring commencement - Presents alumnus, AT&T exec Xavier Williams (’89) with honorary doctorate http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=1e51524f-1ef2-4770-a7ee-de1ca716d4cb Edinboro University celebrated the academic success of 775 students in the Class of 2018 during undergraduate and graduate ceremonies today on EU’s main campus. Tue, 22 May 2018 11:27:14 EDT 7a0271ac-22d7-4ce1-a818-6ee745a3221e Edinboro nursing students go global - Undergraduate nurses explore international health care through service-learning http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=162d47d6-cf73-4312-926f-35b6f0ba0325 It’s no surprise that the health care world has gone global. The international movement has also made its way to college campuses and especially to Edinboro University’s Department of Nursing. Thu, 10 May 2018 12:04:21 EDT 4a715273-0e1b-424a-a4c8-8f1e73a4ccd4 Edinboro prepares to unveil six Little Free Libraries - Literacy project aims to provide free resources to individual readers, families http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=5b7a1c58-77b5-4974-8447-aefcd196af8c Beginning Monday, May 7, Edinboro University will unveil six locations throughout Erie County that will serve as host sites for the literacy project. Directed by Edinboro’s Center for Faculty Excellence, the Little Free Library Project aims to promote literacy, community engagement and public art in these locations. Wed, 16 May 2018 15:57:50 EDT dfdee5af-aa88-4214-98cb-839153c22c30 Edinboro student-athlete turns tragedy into philanthropy - Cor’Rales Dupree takes a stand after losing his leg to gun violence http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=5b290596-efb4-42e7-b8ed-2a51dbe160b5 November 22, 2012 started like any other Thanksgiving for 16-year-old Dupree, a sophomore at Thomas Dale High School near Richmond, Va., and captain of the football team. He enjoyed holiday dinner at his aunt’s house before returning home with his 10-year-old brother, their mother and her former boyfriend. Wed, 02 May 2018 19:57:20 EDT 98cf039c-326d-434c-9df5-daddf891eb3e Edinboro University honors Bowker as 2018 Staff Member of the Year http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=cad7fb3a-84e1-46d8-b0c9-e911ebe263ee Working evenings and weekends and at one time traveling around the country, Janet Bowker has become a mainstay at Edinboro University. After graduating from Edinboro in 1984 with a bachelor’s degree in Communications, she has worn many hats for the University. Mon, 30 Apr 2018 12:42:31 EDT 05503981-5711-492c-9f35-862ba3e39252 Edinboro University honors Barbian as Advisor of the Year http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=9f06b43c-1815-4b17-95bf-7f11f803d941 Dr. Lenore Barbian, professor in the Criminal Justice, Anthropology, and Forensic Studies Department, recently was named Edinboro University’s 2018 Advisor of the Year. Barbian was recognized for her advising skills and prolific contributions to campus programs, events and committees. Mon, 30 Apr 2018 12:42:57 EDT b7956b11-61dd-4185-9731-1afa8aea9cfb Edinboro University honors Thompson as Faculty Member of the Year http://www.edinboro.edu/news/detail.html?inode=f24125da-1eec-410f-a45b-6297d76c04cf Dr. Timothy Neal Thompson, chairperson of the Department of Communication, Journalism and Media was recently recognized as Edinboro University’s 2018 Faculty Member of the Year. The annual award, which honors a tenured professor who demonstrates outstanding excellence in teaching, was presented during Edinboro’s Academic Honors Convocation on April 20. Mon, 30 Apr 2018 12:38:46 EDT 09aec052-e3c2-45ae-872a-59db83d08bc2