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Coronavirus testing begins in Indiana County today

Stephen Wolfe, IRMC president and CEO, said, "We're proud of our partnership with IUP and this has been an incredible blessing."

Posted on 8/14/2020 4:33:39 PM

IUP partners with Indiana hospital to provide same-day testing for covid-19

University officials said Dr. Narayanaswamy Bharathan, chairman of the biology department at IUP, will be working at the hospital to conduct covid-19 tests. Using equipment from his IUP laboratory, Bharathan will be able to provide same-day results.

Posted on 8/14/2020 4:30:31 PM

IUP educator named head of state professors union

Ms. Martin is professor and chair of the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at IUP.

Posted on 8/14/2020 4:28:59 PM

The Indiana Gazette working for you: Beth Wood

Wood, of Indiana, who has been with the company for 31 years, graduated from Indiana Area High School and started with the newspaper shortly after attending college at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 8/14/2020 4:25:19 PM

Martinsburg Food Pantry is 'Mission' for Founder Smith

Smith took the necessary classes at Indiana University of Pennsylvania and received her Title One Reading certification

Posted on 8/14/2020 4:19:18 PM

Two IUP students earn Goldwater Scholarships

Vincent Thompson, a junior dual major in physics and mathematics, and Arie Van Wieren, a junior biochemistry major, are IUP’s 10th and 11th Goldwater Scholarship recipients.

Posted on 8/14/2020 4:16:45 PM

Coronavirus pandemic continues to impact financial health of colleges, universities

At Indiana University of Pennsylvania, student emergencies cropped up quickly among the student body of 10,400 where about 45% of whom are eligible to receive need-based federal Pell grants.

Posted on 8/14/2020 4:13:00 PM

High-Vis Clothing Only Matters if Drivers Pay Attention

A doctoral thesis published at Indiana University of Pennsylvania studying how a flashing motorcycle taillight impacted attention in simulated driving-while-texting situations found that the flash caught the attention of just three of 16 test subjects.

Posted on 8/14/2020 4:03:37 PM

Yamaha Names Larrimore Senior Director of Combo Channel Sales

He holds a bachelor's degree in Music Performance from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 8/14/2020 2:22:32 PM

PHH nurse shares her story after recovering from COVID-19

She received her bachelor of science degree in nursing at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She is currently continuing her studies at IUP to become a nurse practitioner.

Posted on 8/14/2020 1:22:05 PM

P-O's Samantha Bainey knows value of working hard

Bainey plans to attend Indiana University of Pennsylvania in the fall to major in criminology and pre-law.

Posted on 8/14/2020 1:18:39 PM

Mother, daughter make some noise for essential workers

Hockycko, 26, is a 2012 graduate of Bishop McCort High School and a 2017 graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 8/14/2020 1:16:38 PM

College Consensus Publishes Rankings of the Best Online Nursing Degrees for 2020

The top 3 online RN to BSN programs are 1) University of Utah, 2) The Ohio State University, and 3) Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 8/14/2020 1:01:19 PM

State System partnership creates opportunities for students, employers

The COVID-19 pandemic has left many college students feeling uncertain and anxious about summer and post-graduation job opportunities. At the same time, employers are concerned about how the pandemic may impact their hiring plans.

Posted on 8/14/2020 12:51:35 PM

Haven Project takes alternate approach as Take Back the Night gets canceled

The Haven Project, which is a department on campus that helps students with the issues of sexual violence, domestic or dating violence and stalking, is also having its services go online.

Posted on 8/14/2020 11:41:28 AM

Faulkner optimistic as ROTC tackles hurdles during pandemic

LTC Dennis Faulkner is a professor of military science. He said there were major challenges to overcome, but explained that they were able to figure out how to keep everything going efficiently.

Posted on 8/14/2020 11:08:56 AM

IUP Day of Caring focusing on giving back while helping students

IUP originally scheduled April 9 as its annual Day of Giving, a call for alumni and friends to support the university and its students. In light of the coronavirus pandemic, IUP leadership made the decision to change the event to the IUP Day of Caring, an opportunity to show how the university family cares for one another, for the communities that they call home, for the nation, and for the world.

Posted on 8/14/2020 11:05:41 AM

IUP employee makes masks for university staff

Laret is the professional staff costume technician in the Theatre, Dance and Performance costume studio.

Posted on 8/14/2020 11:03:42 AM

Students named provost scholars at IUP

Provost Scholar recognition is given only once during a student’s time of study at IUP.

Posted on 8/14/2020 11:02:00 AM

IUP OFFICE OF STUDENT AFFAIRS STARTS NEW GROUP FOR STUDENT ENGAGEMENT

The new Student Support and Engagement Team has been working on contacting students since spring break to offer support and guidance.

Posted on 8/14/2020 10:59:57 AM

IUP Day of Caring focusing on giving back

IUP originally scheduled April 9 as its annual Day of Giving, a call for alumni and friends to support the university and its students. In light of the pandemic, IUP leadership made the decision to change the event to the IUP Day of Caring, an opportunity to show how the university family cares for one another, for the communities that they call home, for the nation, and for the world.

Posted on 8/14/2020 10:58:15 AM

IUP to issue housing, dining refunds to students

University officials say refunds will be issued to any applicable students for housing, dining and parking fees.

Posted on 8/14/2020 10:54:33 AM

Emergency responders deliver message of gratitude to IRMC

Time didn’t permit the department to invite every one of the 26 fire companies serving the county, but the nearest ones that often share duty calls with Indiana — the Homer City, Creekside, Coral-Graceton, Marion Center, Black Lick, Cherryhill Township and Blairsville fire companies — fell in procession with Citizens’ Ambulance Service units, state police troopers, Indiana Borough and Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus police

Posted on 8/14/2020 10:50:38 AM

You can get a pineapple plant from Home Depot and they’ll deliver it to your door

When colonists began importing pineapples from the Caribbean in the 17th century, it was considered a rare and impressive feat if you could produce a ripe pineapple for guests, according to the Department of Hospitality Management at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 8/14/2020 10:48:13 AM

COVID-19 demands response different from past pandemics

Indiana University of Pennsylvania responded to the pandemic by working with their local hospital and created a SARS response team and operated through the guidance of the Center for Disease Control.

Posted on 8/14/2020 7:29:26 AM

Greater Johnstown students prepare for statewide history competition

The Johnstown students’ work is now entered in the National History Day in PA state competition, to be held on May 15 and May 16. The regional, state and national competitions have converted to a virtual contest format this year in response to the COVID-19 public health situation

Posted on 8/14/2020 7:14:33 AM

AB professor co-authors research

Gaertner earned a bachelor’s degree in biology with a minor in chemistry at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 8/14/2020 6:44:14 AM

Students, instructors rise to meet demand by making medical masks

Adams credited Hilliary Creely, the associate dean for research at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania School of Graduate Studies and Research, who had contacted IRMC for ideas of how IUP could assist the hospital during the pandemic.

Posted on 8/14/2020 6:37:51 AM

Jojo Gause eager to follow brother’s footsteps into the NFL

“I was dominating and becoming a great teammate and noticing things even before my coach noticed them,” says Gause.

Posted on 8/14/2020 6:34:16 AM

What Causes Modern Obesity? Sugar, Sitting, and Social Eating Patterns

There’s a related tip that’s emerged from a few recent studies: If you’re a woman who wants to reduce your calorie intake, eat with men. Molly Allen-O’Donnell, then a graduate student at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and her colleagues performed a set of studies in which they watched people ordering food in restaurants.

Posted on 8/14/2020 6:28:22 AM

Social Good Customers Share Stories of Resilience During COVID-19

Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) immediately moved to establish an online emergency response fund for students, faculty and staff impacted by COVID-19.

Posted on 8/14/2020 6:25:17 AM

The forgotten history of Westsylvania

“We wanted it to have a local flavor, and we came across this notion of Westsylvania,” said Ferguson, an administrator at Indiana University of Pennsylvania who previously taught trumpet as a faculty member.

Posted on 8/14/2020 6:22:17 AM

IUP professor's book wins national award

The book is the 2020 winner of the PROSE award in the cosmology and astronomy category.

Posted on 7/27/2020 3:23:51 PM

IUP President Thanks Workers for Taking Care of Students Still on Campus

Driscoll talked about the students who are still on campus at this time, and commended the workers who are also on campus making sure that things continue to run smoothly for the less than 50 students who are on campus.

Posted on 7/27/2020 3:20:55 PM

IUP dean’s list

Article included lists students at Indiana University of Pennsylvania making dean's list honors for fall 2019.

Posted on 7/27/2020 3:00:37 PM

IUP student live-streams dance class to get people moving at home

For the first few weeks, she and her family reacted as most in the region did – sitting around and trying to grasp the full reality of the situation.“My mom has a business and since the virus hit, it has been hard to make money,” Nia said.

Posted on 7/27/2020 2:57:46 PM

Area Students Named to Fall Dean s List at IUP

Dean’s List students, their hometowns, majors and degrees they are seeking are listed in the article.

Posted on 7/27/2020 2:53:39 PM

Is coronavirus the catalyst higher ed needed for transformation?

At Indiana University of Pennsylvania, university staff migrated more than 1,000 courses fully online over the course of 10 days.

Posted on 7/27/2020 2:47:13 PM

IUP creates ‘Quarantine Companion’ for students during pandemic

It is meant to help students and the public during the time of the coronavirus pandemic, by working on a project and to create a new “companion.”

Posted on 7/27/2020 2:44:38 PM

IUP Announces Extension of “No In-Person” Classes Order, Postponement of May Commencement

IUP’s faculty was notified this morning about the extension of the “no in-person” directive from PASSHE Chancellor Daniel Greenstein through the upcoming summer semester.  All classes during that time will be delivered online, including internships and field experiences.  Also, all conference activity hosted by IUP Conference Services through the end of May have been cancelled or re-scheduled, and IUP Camps and other face-to-face experiences will not be held.

Posted on 7/27/2020 1:43:34 PM

Western Pa. colleges donate protective gear for first responders, health care workers

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s College of Health and Human Services and Institute for Rural Health and Safety donated gloves and other supplies that are used in training to assist front line responders, nurses and physicians at Indiana Regional Medical Center.

Posted on 7/27/2020 1:15:04 PM

Emily Krisko named a Coca-Cola Academic Gold Scholar

Krisko is currently pursuing a bachelor’s in speech language pathology and audiology at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 7/27/2020 9:14:24 AM

Litz named executive director of BCPAC

A graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania, he is a member of the American Choral Directors Association, National Association for Music Education, New York State School Music Association, and received a Diplome D’Honneur for excellence in vocal music from the Federation Internationale Des Choeurs D’Enfants.

Posted on 7/27/2020 9:10:27 AM

Sejla Repetti Promoted to Vice President of Commercial Development, Formulated Solutions

Sejla is a Sales, Business Development, and Project Management professional with over a decade of experience at Formulated Solutions. She holds a Marketing degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 7/27/2020 8:57:38 AM

Tom Dennison Joins UM Charles Regional Board of Directors

Mr. Dennison lives in La Platat with his wife and two daughters. He is a graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 7/23/2020 8:52:09 AM

Bay City awards John Gettman Award to Gary and Carla Albright

Gary and Carla met at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She came into a restaurant he was working at.

Posted on 7/23/2020 8:42:22 AM

Warren, Watchung, Long Hill students earn college degrees, honors

Anastasia Benc of Watchung earned Dean’s List honors for the fall 2019 semester at Indiana University of Pennsylvania in Indiana, Pa. To be eligible, students must carry at least 12 graded credit hours and earn a GPA of 3.25 or higher.A student in the university’s Honors College program, she will also be inducted into the Phi Eta Sigma honor society for first-year students.

Posted on 7/23/2020 8:34:47 AM

Cancellations, postponements continue to mount

As announced in January, the groundbreaking had been scheduled for May 6, along North Walk on the edge of the Oak Grove. No new date has been announced.

Posted on 7/23/2020 8:28:14 AM

Best Online Nursing Degrees for 2020

IUP ranks in top three for online RN to BSN programs.

Posted on 7/22/2020 6:35:47 PM

Census bureau adjusting count of college students

The Indiana County Complete Count Committee is hoping Indiana University of Pennsylvania students will register for the census as Indiana or White Township residents — even if they have to do so from their hometowns.

Posted on 7/22/2020 6:31:46 PM

IUP trustees postpone meeting

The meeting would have been held in the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex on the IUP campus. IUP Executive Director of Media Relations Michelle Fryling said a date to reschedule the meeting is still to be determined.

Posted on 7/22/2020 6:28:50 PM

Arlington Schools

Joann Sierra of Arlington, a student at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, has been inducted into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest all-discipline collegiate honor society.

Posted on 7/22/2020 6:19:34 PM

Local businesses ponder impact of closing their doors

Adding to the problem facing local businesses is the COVID-19-related suspension of classes at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. IUP will suspend all face-to-face classroom instruction for the remainder of the spring 2020 semester and transition to offering all instruction online.

Posted on 7/22/2020 6:06:01 PM

Pennsylvania State System universities suspend off-site internships

On Monday, officials at the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education ordered all graduate and undergraduate students from the 14 state-owned universities working at off campus placements including professional placements, practica, internships, research internships, and clinical rotations not report to their work sites until face-to-face classes resume.In Western Pennsylvania, that decision includes students from California, Clarion, Edinboro, Indiana and Slippery Rock universities.

Posted on 7/22/2020 6:02:19 PM

IUP Suspending Face-To-Face Instruction For Rest Of Semester Due To Coronavirus

Online courses scheduled to begin today, March 16, will resume as planned and will continue as scheduled. All remaining classes will transition to online delivery and should start on March 23.

Posted on 7/22/2020 5:58:26 PM

4th Generation Now Working at Century-Old Funeral Home

Steven Kreamer gave mortuary school a shot after graduating from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He joined his father and took over the home in 1984. The business grew over the next few decades, expanding to six funeral directors and eventually including the Kreamer and Lum Funeral Home in Jonestown.

Posted on 7/22/2020 5:50:24 PM

Building an Anti-Racist Community at IUP

The President’s Commission on Diversity and Inclusion asks the IUP community to become actively anti-racist. Their message includes resources everyone can use to learn more about anti-racism.

Posted on 6/3/2020 8:23:04 PM

Six Local Students Named Provost Scholars at IUP

Provost Scholar recognition is given only once during a student’s time of study at IUP.East Brady:Hayley Lynne Kepple, B.S. in Medical Technology, BS; Jacob E. King, B.S. in Biology/Pre-medicalKnox: Emily R. Slaugenhaupt, Popetown Road, B.S.Ed. in Music EducationLeeper: Lauren Marie Wolbert, B.A. in TheatreLucinda: Robert S. Moore, B.S.Ed. in Vocational-Technical EducationShippenville: Olivia Ann Barbara Burns, B.S. in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Posted on 5/29/2020 8:12:46 AM

In full bloom, Allied Artists of Johnstown spring exhibition features colorful, diverse pieces

Artist Bill Perry, a former resident of Harmony, Butler County, who won his first award at an Allied Artists children’s exhibition in 1957, served as juror for the show.Perry received a degree in art education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and taught in public schools in Pittsburgh for 36 years.

Posted on 5/29/2020 8:07:29 AM

Looking At W.Va.'s Elk Herd Four Years In

Jeff Larkin, professor of wildlife ecology and conservation at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, worked with the Kentucky elk reintroduction program back in the late 90s. He said he saw higher rates of brain worm in the early years, too.

Posted on 5/28/2020 5:08:30 PM

Have you met Sister Sue?

Fazzini took her vows in 1976 and spent the next four years studying sociology and theology at Carlow College, then on for a master’s in counseling at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 5/28/2020 5:04:33 PM

Session to talk history, cemeteries and ghosts planned in Connellsville

Alumni talks "History, Cemeteries & Ghosts" in Connellsville.

Posted on 5/28/2020 5:00:55 PM

IUP campus closed to students next week

IUP makes decisions about classes amid spread of coronavirus.

Posted on 5/28/2020 4:56:37 PM

Director named for River Ridge Learning Center

Della Micco received her B.S in Education/Music Education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and has worked in various leadership, management, coaching and teaching roles within early childhood education for the past 24 years.

Posted on 5/28/2020 4:28:02 PM

Club at IUP backs organ donation

IUP students answer the call and found an Organ Donation Awareness group on campus.

Posted on 5/28/2020 4:21:58 PM

West Liberty presidential candidates to visit

Brain Crawford, from Wheeling, earned his doctoral degree in physical geography at Indiana State University, his master’s degree in earth science at California University of Pennsylvania and his undergraduate degree in geography at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 5/28/2020 4:14:15 PM

New Member, Two Reappointments to IUP Council of Trustees(1)

Jennifer Baker of Armstrong County, a 2005 graduate of IUP with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education of Exceptional Persons, will join the trustees to replace Jim Miller, who has served since 2005.

Posted on 5/28/2020 3:52:05 PM

Ron Shafer’s newly released “The Pittsburgh Hamlet” is a rip-roaring tale of wit and deadly connivances among scheming geniuses“The Pittsburgh Hamlet”: a mesmerizing account of Jude and Cory in a wind

Dr. Shafer, a retired professor from IUP, pens a new novel.

Posted on 5/28/2020 3:28:31 PM

Biden’s revived campaign puts Pennsylvania primary in play

IUP's Dr. David Chambers, Chair of the Political Science Department weighs in about Pennsylvania's primary.

Posted on 5/28/2020 3:20:32 PM

Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi inducts new members

Erin Reed of Punxsutawney, Maggie Prutznal of Punxsutawney, and Kaitlyn Beers of Reynoldsville, all students at Indiana University of Pennsylvania were recently inducted into the Honor Society.

Posted on 5/18/2020 8:06:19 AM

DuBois Central Catholic Faculty Members Continue Learning

Jeffrey J. Kuntz with the Punxsutawney Area School District presented Book Study in a Day:  The Wild Card. Kuntz has B.S.Ed., Elementary Ed from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, M.Ed. Elementary Mathematics from IUP.

Posted on 5/18/2020 8:01:54 AM

Happy Leap Day 2020! Google doodle celebrates Earth's extra day, but why?

"Every culture has to make choices on how they organize its calendar," Kenneth Coles, a geoscientist at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, said.

Posted on 3/18/2020 5:13:19 PM

Everything you need to know about Leap Day

“None of these cycles divide evenly with one another, or are multiples of one another, so that presents a challenge,” said Kenneth Coles, a professor of geoscience at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. “How do you develop and present your calendar?”

Posted on 3/18/2020 4:53:36 PM

Mayor Names Chief Revenue Officer

Gergely is a graduate of McKeesport Area High School and Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Before working for the city, he worked for the State Workers’ Insurance Fund.

Posted on 3/18/2020 4:50:37 PM

Our police deserve an appreciative community

Dennis Marsili, director of the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Criminal Justice Training Center, said their police academy used to average 40 cadets per class. Now, that average is in the upper 20s.

Posted on 3/18/2020 3:38:53 PM

Diane Scott uses her many talents to perform with area theater companies

Diane Scott obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1980 and a Masters of Arts in 1982, with her major being Voice Performance.

Posted on 3/18/2020 3:12:52 PM

Archaeological excavation at Botany Bay Plantation Heritage Preserve open to public

The public is invited to join the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) Archaeology team as they conduct excavations at Pockoy Island, located on Botany Bay Plantation Heritage Preserve.

Posted on 3/18/2020 2:48:28 PM

Nellie Bly to join Franco, George Washington at airport

Financial trouble forced her to leave what is now Indiana University of Pennsylvania when her father died, so she moved to New York to become a reporter.

Posted on 3/18/2020 10:42:01 AM

Vytex Windows Expands Sales and Marketing Team

IUP alumni will serve as the company’s new marketing coordinator, helping to oversee both corporate and customer marketing efforts.

Posted on 3/18/2020 10:36:51 AM

Pysanky Egg workshop celebrates upcoming Easter

Art class at IUP helps woman fuel passion for coloring and decorating eggs.

Posted on 3/18/2020 10:22:41 AM

NEW MEMBER, TWO REAPPOINTMENTS TO IUP COUNCIL OF TRUSTEES

Jennifer Baker of Armstrong County, a 2005 graduate of IUP with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education of Exceptional Persons, will join the trustees to replace Jim Miller, who has served since 2005.

Posted on 3/8/2020 3:59:30 PM

7-Year-Old Spends Day Off From School Leading Cadets At IUP Through Morning Workout

IUP’s Criminal Justice Training Academy opened one of it's physical training classes to a 7-year-old who is intent on becoming a police officer.

Posted on 3/8/2020 2:14:31 PM

RMC announces 7 new leadership additions

Edward Aribisala obtained a master of business administration from the University of Michigan, a master of science in safety engineering from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 2/25/2020 10:53:30 AM

Police agencies combat diminishing number of applicants

Not as many cadets are enrolling in the police academy either. Dennis Marsili, director of IUP's Criminal Justice Training Center, said the economy has something to do with that.

Posted on 2/25/2020 10:48:18 AM

Connellsville man a ‘staunch volunteer’ who loved local history

Volunteer and Connellsville history buff graduated from IUP.

Posted on 2/25/2020 10:41:33 AM

'Project Hope' aims to help district

Faculty at IUP are working with Indiana Area School District to build on a variety of interventions for IASD students.

Posted on 2/25/2020 10:39:28 AM

Dean of School of Communication to start in June 2020

New Point Park University Dean of School of Communication  is graduate of IUP.

Posted on 2/18/2020 3:23:25 PM

Activist scheduled to speak on IUP campus

IUP has received three years of funding from Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf’s It’s On Us PA initiative, which is designed to combat campus sexual assault. Funding received in January will be used to expand the Green Dot bystander program.

Posted on 2/18/2020 2:49:30 PM

She didn’t want to be a nurse. Now she’s director of a Frazer school that teaches nurses

Roughly 50 years ago, Lynne Rugh was studying to be a teacher at Indiana University of Pennsylvania when she realized that might not be the best field to go into because teaching jobs were difficult to come by.

Posted on 2/18/2020 2:42:38 PM

Novice drivers face dwindling options to learn crucial skills

Driver’s education should be mandatory Pennsylvania as it is in some other states, said Dr. Lou Pesci, director of the Institute for Rural Health and Safety at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 2/18/2020 2:39:32 PM

Maines Promoted from Associate to Membership-Owner of The Cummings Law Firm

Lawyer who obtained a bachelor’s degree in political science/pre-law from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania is promoted.

Posted on 2/18/2020 2:36:34 PM

Philly artist Distortedd releases her first sneaker: A spin on Reebok’s Instapump Fury

An Indiana University of Pennsylvania graduate started posting art on her Instagram page; then came recognition from celebrities like rapper Action Bronson, R&B singer-songwriter Jhené Aiko and living legend Erykah Badu.

Posted on 2/18/2020 2:21:59 PM

Long-time NCC Monroe dean set to retire

Matthew Connell holds a doctorate in higher education administration with a minor in management from the University of North Texas, a Master of Arts degree from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Bloomsburg University.

Posted on 2/6/2020 4:21:09 PM

CAMPAIGN 2020: DeLoreto announces run for state Senate seat

After serving in the U.S. Navy, DeLoreto graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a degree in journalism in 1988.

Posted on 2/6/2020 4:18:07 PM

Directors hear presentation on Evergreen After School Club

David Janusek director of operations/learning specialist said that the program is funded through 21st Century Learning Centers, a federal grant, which means that the organization is monitored by the department of education and by Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Posted on 2/6/2020 3:59:34 PM

'Pulling Prints' to showcase printmaking in all its artistic forms

Judith Bodman received her bachelor of fine arts degree in printmaking from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. “I have a huge passion for all forms of printmaking, and I’m always learning new printmaking methods,” she said.

Posted on 2/6/2020 3:54:28 PM

AAUW to hold 'Start Smart' workshop

Start Smart program aims to give women skills they need to earn fair compensation.

Posted on 2/6/2020 3:51:12 PM

IUP Musuem to present professor's art collection

An exhibit of eclectic artwork from around the world will be on display at the University Museum at IUP.

Posted on 2/6/2020 3:49:04 PM

Shaler native’s goal of making the world a better place inspired business

IUP graduate incorporates degree into wide ranging care for residents in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County.

Posted on 1/27/2020 8:46:10 AM

Marcia Ballinger embraces LCCC’s role as an economic driver for the region

IUP graduate leads community college in Northeast Ohio.

Posted on 1/26/2020 7:10:31 PM

Census, voting are crucial, activist says

A 2009 graduate of IUP spoke at the National Association for Advancement of Colored People, Indiana County Branch, during a midday MLK Day observance program at Grace United Methodist Church.

Posted on 1/26/2020 4:31:25 PM

War on alcohol: An experiment that was a ‘catastrophic failure’

An IUP American history professor weighs in on what prohibition meant to America.

Posted on 1/26/2020 4:27:01 PM

Shields receives Inclusive Professor Award after students’ nomination

In December, Dr. Mariha Shields was presented with the Inclusive Professor Award.

Posted on 1/26/2020 4:19:23 PM

6 IT functies ideaal voor her- en bijscholing

Bill Balint, CIO at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. "We do this because successful staff in these roles have had to enhance their soft skills to thrive."

Posted on 1/26/2020 4:15:21 PM

Bennis M. Blue: Life and Military Service after Fort Bragg (1979–2010s)

Before going for a doctoral degree, Blue attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania for one year on a fellowship.

Posted on 1/26/2020 4:10:54 PM

Kortz Announces Retirement from Legislature

Kortz is an IUP graduate.

Posted on 1/26/2020 4:04:32 PM

State Police's first black woman troop commander: 'You lead where you are, no matter what station of life'

Krista Turner-Childs was a student at IUP when she was stopped for speeding and had a positive encounter with the trooper that pulled her over. Her positive interactions with State Police led her to a successful career.

Posted on 1/26/2020 3:56:33 PM

Former PEMA director, IUP trustee Cannon dies at 71

“Glenn Cannon spent a lifetime saving people from harm, starting in Indiana, and in Pittsburgh, across Pennsylvania, and across the nation,” IUP President Dr. Michael A. Driscoll said late Monday. “He was proud of his alma mater and we are proud of him."

Posted on 1/26/2020 1:33:35 PM

Glenn M. Cannon, Esq., First Leader of Pittsburgh’s EMS Department, Passes Away

Indiana University of Pennsylvania Trustee and former Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency Director Glenn M. Cannon passed away.

Posted on 1/26/2020 1:31:03 PM

IUP English professor receives $1 million grant for research

IUP professor Dr. David I. Hanauer will use a $1 million grant to develop measurement tools and educational models for course-based research experiences in the sciences.

Posted on 1/26/2020 1:22:00 PM

Latrobe family establishes IUP scholarship fund in honor of Jerry Quinn

Students from Greater Latrobe High School or Westmoreland County will be eligible to apply for scholarships from the Quinn Keystone Legacy Trust of Westmoreland County, IUP officials said.

Posted on 1/26/2020 1:18:32 PM

NASA scientist to discuss climate change

IUP will host preeminent NASA scientist to speak to students and the community about climate change.

Posted on 1/26/2020 1:05:01 PM

Red Kettle drive reaches 73% of goal

$4,249 was raised by Indiana University of Pennsylvania fraternity and sorority members during a two-week drive prior to.

Posted on 1/24/2020 3:51:27 PM

IUP receives $30,000 grant to combat sex assault

IUP’s $30,000 grant will be used to expand the Green Dot bystander curriculum; add risk education and personal protection workshops and educational programming; and introduce a “Break the Silence” campaign.

Posted on 1/24/2020 3:46:54 PM

The Values Of A King: ‘No Battle Was Too Big For Him’

How MLK’s Legacy Still Resonates with Today’s Local Black Female Executives. IUP Alumni conducts Q & A published in African American newspaper

Posted on 1/24/2020 3:28:41 PM

IUP: Only Pa. university selected for Intelligent.com national ranking of nutrition grad programs

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s master’s students in food and nutrition can be proud after learning their graduate program is one of the best in the nation.

Posted on 1/24/2020 2:30:15 PM

New Anatomy course draws Parrott students

IUP Alumna pushing students to understand Anatomy and Sports Medicine.

Posted on 1/24/2020 10:55:28 AM

Area Students Graduate from Indiana, Pa.

Bedford County Students graduate from IUP in August and December 2019.

Posted on 1/17/2020 1:41:30 PM

Area students receive Keystone Degree

Alaina Stuckey, 17, is the daughter of Deidra and Jared Mellott of Roaring Spring and the late Aaron Stuckey.

Posted on 1/16/2020 2:36:00 PM

Blue Knights Announce 2020 Drum Majors

Stephen Scassera is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is 20 years old. This is his third year of drum corps and his third season with the Blue Knights as a drum major. Stephen graduated from Kiski Area High School in Vandergrift, Pennsylvania in 2018 where he participated in marching band for all four years, three of those as a drum major. Outside of drum corps, Stephen is a sophomore at Indiana University of Pennsylvania where he is currently studying Safety, Health and Environmental Applied Sciences.

Posted on 1/16/2020 2:33:49 PM

VITAS names new general manager for hospice services

Pennsylvania native Peter Frenchak earned his master’s degree in health services administration from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in Indiana, Pa.

Posted on 1/16/2020 2:29:36 PM

ANE Adds Two New Hires in 2020 with Sights on New York Expansion

Kevin Grove graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a BS in business management and a minor in economics.

Posted on 1/16/2020 2:08:27 PM

3 new officers join Monroeville police department

Brian Frank graduated from Gateway High School in 2012 and from Indiana University in 2016 and will join the Monroeville police department.

Posted on 1/16/2020 1:56:14 PM

Eight selected for Indiana County Sports Hall of Fame

Two IUP graduates are a part of the 2020 Indiana County Sports Hall of Fame induction class.

Posted on 1/16/2020 11:35:59 AM

IUP food, nutrition program earns high marks

IUP's master’s program in food and nutrition has been ranked as one of the top graduate programs in the nation.

Posted on 1/16/2020 11:27:45 AM

Campus Notes(2)

Area graduates are highlighted.

Posted on 1/14/2020 1:04:07 PM

Comedy fundraiser to benefit Westmoreland Heritage Trail, nearing 5th phase

IUP students worked with a community group to evaluate and recommend trails for a Westmoreland County park site.

Posted on 1/14/2020 12:57:02 PM

Clinical SCORE Names Samantha Daugherty as Vice President, Director of Operations

An IUP graduate is named to a leadership role with Clinical SCORE,a consulting and market research company for the biopharmeceutical industry.

Posted on 1/14/2020 12:50:26 PM

Risky police shootouts persist in Miami-Dade

Emeritus professor of criminology Dr. R. Paul McCauley offers comments about deadly shootings involving police in Miami-Dade County.

Posted on 1/14/2020 12:38:21 PM

You can’t just shoot blindly Risky police shootouts persist in Miami-Dade

IUP criminology faculty emeritus Dr. R. Paul McCauley offers comment about use of force cases.

Posted on 1/14/2020 12:35:24 PM

As the war in Afghanistan rages on, Al Villanueva and other Pittsburgh veterans watch — and question

A former IUP student and Army veteran weighs in on the war in Afghanistan.

Posted on 1/14/2020 12:26:44 PM

Penn State Brandywine welcomes new chancellor

An IUP graduate is selected to serve as provost for Penn State Brandywine.

Posted on 1/14/2020 12:19:10 PM

WCU Grad Earns Doctorate, Credits Mother for Success in Life

An IUP doctoral graduate and the student graduate ceremony speaker is featured.

Posted on 1/13/2020 3:35:31 PM

IUP to hold STEM event at library

IUP's Office of Residence Life will present the 2020 STEM Olympics Challenge for children at the Indiana Free Library.

Posted on 1/13/2020 3:31:52 PM

Latest Hoyt exhibition showcases landscapes by Pittsburgh artist

A graduate is showcasing her artwork at a regional gallery.

Posted on 1/13/2020 3:28:29 PM

The Confluence: A new atlas gives Earthlings a better picture of Mars

Geoscientist Dr. Ken Coles discusses the Atlas of Mars.

Posted on 1/10/2020 11:05:51 AM

Philadelphia D.A. Larry Krasner appoints Keziah Cameron to head Victim Witness Services Unit

An IUP graduate is named to head the Philadelphia District Attorney's Victim Witness Services Unit.

Posted on 1/9/2020 2:00:12 PM

Clarion High to IUP Connection in Volleyball is Strong

IUP has strong connections to Clarion High School volleyball.

Posted on 1/9/2020 1:02:49 PM

Killings of UMWA leader Jock Yablonski, his family shocked Western Pa. 50 years ago

Dr. Charles McCollester, retired professor of industrial and labor relations, offers comments on the anniversary of the Yablonski murders.

Posted on 1/9/2020 12:48:57 PM

Kuhns to head middle school

An IUP doctoral graduate is named principal at a Northampton school.

Posted on 1/9/2020 12:43:45 PM

Eastern Michigan’s New Marching Band Director Aims To Create Tradition

An IUP master's degree graduate is the new band director at Eastern Michigan University.

Posted on 1/9/2020 12:40:30 PM

Patty's Breads and Pastries rises again with new owner

An IUP baking and pastry program student will be operating a bakery in Titusville.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:56:55 AM

Opioids on campus: new funding targets colleges to help end the opioid crisis

IUP is one of 13 universities receiving state funding to address the opioid addiction epidemic.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:54:12 AM

Mankato writer pens book about the movie industry; goes on sale in March

IUP journalism graduates have co-authored a book about the movie industry.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:49:39 AM

Council hires police officer

An IUP graduate is hired as a police officer for Saltsburg.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:46:51 AM

Library to hold STEM day

IUP's Office of Housing will present the second annual STEM day for children at the Indiana Free Library.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:44:25 AM

State backs #ProtectYourBrain campaign and other campus anti-opioid efforts

IUP is the recipient of nearly $100,000 in state funding to address education, awareness and outreach on campus related to the opioid addiction epidemic.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:42:41 AM

New leader seeks to reform Philly D.A.'s Victim Services Unit

An IUP graduate is selected to head the Victim Services unit of the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:37:17 AM

Hampton grad makes Forbes’ 30 Under 30

IUP graduate Zack Smith's inclusion in the Forbes 30 Under 30 is featured.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:33:15 AM

William Kerr: Remembering Apollo Patrolman Leonard C. Miller

Police Academy graduate Leonard Miller is remembered on the anniversary of the "kill for thrill" crime spree.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:30:35 AM

As we enter a new decade, some Western Pa. things never change

The IUP-born Clarks (Distinguished Alumni Award winners) are featured in a story on Pittsburgh constants.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:27:53 AM

IUP, Duquesne, Robert Morris to bolster addiction prevention programs

IUP is one of 13 universities in the state to received funding aimed at battling the opioid epidemic and heroin addiction on campuses.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:15:03 AM

MARTI to receive $100,000 to fight opioid epidemic

IUP’s Mid-Atlantic Research and Training Institute for Community and Behavioral Health is getting nearly $100,000 for opioid prevention and outreach for the campus.

Posted on 1/9/2020 11:09:07 AM

Business briefs(1)

FORMER YSU STAFFER TAPPED: Following a national search, Dr. Debra L. Fitzsimons, originally from Hermitage, Pa., has been selected vice president for administration and finance at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She began work at IUP on Dec. 16.

Posted on 1/8/2020 1:33:52 PM

Business Briefs

News about Dr. Debra Fitzsimons joining the IUP community as vice president for administration and finance is announced.

Posted on 1/8/2020 11:53:12 AM

Gavin earns PhD

A December doctoral graduate is recognized.

Posted on 1/8/2020 11:50:36 AM

Business Buzz 12/29/19 Groups Form Safety Network

IUP's OSHA program is part of a regional safety coalition.

Posted on 1/8/2020 11:41:15 AM

Student news(1)

Area graduates of IUP are recognized.

Posted on 1/8/2020 11:37:36 AM

Dean's List for Dec. 28

Area dean's list students are recognized.

Posted on 1/8/2020 11:34:58 AM

Graduation List for Dec. 28

Area graduates from IUP are recognized.

Posted on 1/8/2020 11:33:22 AM

Joshua Rupeka Named to Spring Dean's List at IUP

A dean's list student from the region is recognized.

Posted on 1/8/2020 11:31:13 AM

ICCAP receives donation from IUP faculty, retiree groups

IUP's faculty union and retired faculty group made a donation to a local children's feeding program.

Posted on 1/8/2020 11:29:37 AM

Bucks, Montgomery County students honored for academic achievements

A local IUP 4.0 grade point average graduate is recognized.

Posted on 1/8/2020 11:25:33 AM

IUP graduate climbing toward goal of Seven Summits

An IUP graduate is preparing for her third climb of the highest summits on all seven continents.

Posted on 1/6/2020 3:47:23 PM

IUP lists county’s August, December grads from area

IUP's August and December graduates from Indiana County are listed.

Posted on 1/6/2020 3:45:07 PM

IUP scholar named Student of the Year

An IUP student named outstanding respiratory student of the year is recognized.

Posted on 1/6/2020 3:43:19 PM

IUP announces students on summer dean’s list

Indiana County dean's list students are recognized.

Posted on 1/6/2020 3:41:29 PM

Armstrong County Students Named to 2019 IUP Dean’s List

Students achieving dean's list status are listed.

Posted on 1/6/2020 3:39:20 PM

Purchase Line: Recent graduates selected as scholarship recipients

Two local students in the PA Trio program have been selected for scholarships.

Posted on 1/6/2020 3:35:59 PM

Oswego Native Honored For Perfect 4.0 At IUP December Commencement Ceremony

An IUP December graduate who completed studies with a perfect 4.0 grade point average is profiled.

Posted on 1/6/2020 3:33:44 PM

IUP Graduates Students from Armstrong County

Students completing requirements for degrees at IUP in December from Armstrong County are highlighted.

Posted on 1/6/2020 3:31:36 PM

Windber natives' band to play at Westmont Grove

A local graduate is part of a band performing in the region.

Posted on 1/6/2020 3:29:16 PM

A newly minted Ph.D. credits her West Philly mother for her success

IUP's December graduate commencement student speaker is profiled.

Posted on 1/6/2020 12:08:05 PM

Chef Todd, Soul Platter Café – a perfect blend

An IUP Academy of Culinary Arts student volunteers at a non-profit restaurant that provides for the food insecure.

Posted on 12/18/2019 1:34:45 PM

Intelligent.com Announces Best Master's in Adult Education Learning Degree Programs for 2020

IUP is part of Intelligent.com's 2020 Top 30 in Master's in Adult Education Learning Degree Programs.

Posted on 12/18/2019 1:26:51 PM

Coker University hires six new faculty members

An IUP graduate is named to a faculty position at Coker University.

Posted on 12/18/2019 1:23:33 PM

656 students scheduled to graduate from IUP

IUP's December commencement ceremony will include more than 600 graduates.

Posted on 12/18/2019 12:24:07 PM

No increase in fees for IUP students

IUP's Council of Trustees authorized no fee increases for undergraduate students at its December quarterly meeting.

Posted on 12/18/2019 12:15:18 PM

Brook trout, forest birds under microscope in new Pennsylvania projects

IUP is the recipient of a $199,896 grant for restoration of habitats for key bird species. The grant is offered through the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation’s Central Appalachia Habitat Stewardship Program.

Posted on 12/18/2019 12:12:35 PM

Mansfield University Department of Geosciences adds concentration in Geoarchaeology

IUP's coursework is allowing Mansfield University to offer a new concentration in geoarchaeology.

Posted on 12/17/2019 10:55:22 AM

Health briefs 12-16-19

An IUP alumni is named permanent CEO of Excela Health.

Posted on 12/17/2019 10:53:00 AM

Gazette Photos: Hundreds of IUP students earn degrees

Photo coverage of IUP's December commencement ceremonies is featured.

Posted on 12/17/2019 10:49:31 AM

IUP trustees approve naming resolutions

IUP's Council of Trustees honors alumni and friends with naming resolutions in honor of gifts to IUP.

Posted on 12/17/2019 10:47:33 AM

Bennington Museum names new director

An IUP graduate is selected to serve as director of a Maine museum.

Posted on 12/17/2019 10:44:35 AM

‘There's really no comparison’: In polarized Washington, Trump impeachment vote has little precedent

IUP's Dr. David Chambers, political science, offers comments about impeachment processes.

Posted on 12/17/2019 10:40:18 AM

IUP agrees to no fee increases

IUP's Council of Trustees recognizes retiree Susanna Sink and Robin Gorman, who is leaving the university to serve as a Indiana County Commissioner, and approve no fee increases for students.

Posted on 12/17/2019 10:26:24 AM

Wallingford resident has special role at IUP graduation

IUP's student class gift presenter is featured in her hometown newspaper.

Posted on 12/17/2019 10:21:53 AM

Blane Dessy and Rosaly DeMaios Roffman honored by Indiana University of Pennsylvania with Dessy-Roffman Myth Collaborative

IUP's naming of the Dessy-Roffman Myth Collaborative is highlighted.

Posted on 12/17/2019 10:18:54 AM

IUP to hold review of all programs

IUP's initiative to review programs is detailed.

Posted on 12/13/2019 12:10:37 PM

Penn State DuBois Fall Commencement slated for Dec. 19

An IUP graduate is selected as a commencement speaker for PennState DuBois campus.

Posted on 12/13/2019 12:06:36 PM

Ben White Joins NAMA As Director Of Training And Education

An IUP graduate is named to a national trade association as director of education and training.

Posted on 12/13/2019 12:01:21 PM

Cove Man Will Be IUP Commencement Speaker Appleman 'I really did find my place there.'

IUP's December undergraduate commencement speaker is the subject of a feature article.

Posted on 12/13/2019 11:57:51 AM

IUP Student Named 'Student of the Year'

A senior Respiratory Care major has been selected by the program faculty as the IUP "2019 Pennsylvania Society for Respiratory Care Outstanding Student of the Year."

Posted on 12/13/2019 11:56:00 AM

Bette Banjack: At The Table With Kelly Raggazino

An IUP graduate is the director of an agency to help people end homelessness and achieve financial self-sufficiency.

Posted on 12/13/2019 11:53:32 AM

Flawless 4.0 for Oswego’s Richardson

A December 4.0 graduate is profiled for her determination and commitment to her future career.

Posted on 12/13/2019 11:50:10 AM

Penn State, Centre County receive NFWF grants to benefit forest and stream conservation

Distinguished University Professor Dr. Jeff Larkin is the recipient of a grant for forest management and habitat planning.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:53:41 PM

NFWF Announces $1.5 Million In Central Appalachia Habitat Stewardship Grants, Including Over $965,000 In PA

IUP is the recipient of a grant for forest conservation.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:49:24 PM

New Police Officers to Work at Ford City and Manor

Two graduates from the IUP Police Academy are selected to work at local police departments.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:36:32 PM

D.A.-elect Sayers names Nedza as first assistant D.A.

An IUP graduate is tapped for a position in the Clearfield County District Attorney's office.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:34:37 PM

Jay Costa, State Senate Democratic Leader, announces 2020 re-election campaign

An IUP graduate will seek re-election to the State Senate.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:32:42 PM

Excela names Sphon permanent CEO

An IUP graduate is named CEO of Excela Health systems.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:30:45 PM

Kusluch to graduate from IUP with a perfect 4.0

An IUP 4.0 graduate is recognized.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:28:55 PM

2020 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Dom McNeil, WR, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

An IUP student-athlete is featured.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:27:05 PM

John Sphon named permanent CEO at Excela Health

An IUP graduate is selected to serve as the CEO of Westmoreland County hospital system Excela Health.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:24:19 PM

IUP prof's research updates Mars map

IUP geoscientist Dr. Ken Coles is an author of an updated atlas of Mars.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:15:14 PM

Five Indiana County bridges to be renamed

IUP Distinguished Alumni Award winner Dr. Patricia Hilliard-Robertson will be honored with the naming of a bridge in Indiana County.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:13:09 PM

$50,000 gift to benefit students at IUP Academy of Culinary Arts

A local couple has made a gift to support scholarships for students at the Academy of Culinary Arts.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:10:39 PM

New membership director joins Chambersburg Chamber staff

An IUP graduate is selected for a position with the Greater Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce.

Posted on 12/11/2019 4:01:55 PM

Esposito reflects on journey from bar band to music executive

IUP Distinguished Alumni Award recipient John Esposito was the keynote speaker for the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce annual luncheon.

Posted on 12/11/2019 3:56:46 PM

Long-term plan outlined for park near campus

Allegheny Arboretum Board President Dr. Jerry Pickering presented plans for Confluence Park to Indiana Borough Council.

Posted on 12/11/2019 3:53:57 PM

Ferrence announces Democratic candidacy for state House 6th District seat

An IUP graduate is running for a seat in the state House of Representatives.

Posted on 12/11/2019 3:51:48 PM

Mary Cummings joins Sound Transit as Deputy CEO and Chief Administrative Officer

A doctoral student is chosen for a leadership role in a transit company.

Posted on 12/4/2019 4:33:26 PM

Sound Transit selects new deputy CEO and chief administration officer

An IUP doctoral student is named deputy CEO and Chief Administration Officer for a transit company.

Posted on 12/4/2019 4:31:43 PM

IUP names vice president of finance

IUP's selection of Dr. Debra Fitzsimons as the vice president of administration and finance is announced.

Posted on 12/4/2019 4:29:00 PM

Kutztown University Professor Creates First and Only August Wilson Journal

An IUP graduate has completed a journal on the works of August Wilson.

Posted on 12/4/2019 4:26:57 PM

Erie-area candidates emerge for state offices

An IUP graduate is running for political office in Erie County.

Posted on 12/4/2019 4:24:41 PM

Forum weighs pros, cons of legal pot

IUP economics professor Dr. David Yerger was an invited expert for a Cambria County town hall on the effects of legalizing recreational marijuana.

Posted on 12/4/2019 4:19:33 PM

New Books in History Christine D. Baker, Medieval Islamic Sectarianism

A new book by Dr. Christine Baker (history) is reviewed.

Posted on 12/2/2019 2:30:52 PM

Town Hall High Expectation PA's Marijuana Future

IUP economics professor Dr. David Yerger will be part of a town hall televised event about benefits of legal marijuana sales.

Posted on 12/2/2019 2:19:22 PM

Former Brookville Woman Honored by IUP

IUP Young Alumni Achievement Award winner Danielle Kuntz is featured.

Posted on 12/2/2019 2:16:02 PM

Director left job in big city for love of hometown

An IUP graduate returns "home" to direct community events.

Posted on 12/2/2019 2:14:03 PM

Unemployment rates rose in October

An IUP economics professor offers comment on the region's unemployment rate.

Posted on 12/2/2019 2:11:23 PM

Coventry Singers Offer Weekend Performances

An IUP graduate is part of a community performing group.

Posted on 12/2/2019 2:09:41 PM

Leechburg adds part-time police officer

A graduate of IUP's Police Academy is selected for a position in Leechburg.

Posted on 12/2/2019 2:07:43 PM

IUP joins global GivingTuesday initiative

IUP's Giving Tuesday initiative is set to benefit the IUP Student Emergency Fund.

Posted on 12/2/2019 2:04:41 PM

IUP food drive nets 1,058 items

IUP's College of Health and Human Services Service Committee leads a university-wide food drive for the Food Pantry and Help Center.

Posted on 12/2/2019 2:02:57 PM

Towne Singers Celebrate: Twas The Night Before Christmas

An IUP graduate is part of a local vocal ensemble.

Posted on 12/2/2019 1:59:06 PM

ANALYSIS: Impeachment proceedings require broad consensus

IUP Department of Political Science chairman Dr. David Chambers offers comment on the impeachment process.

Posted on 11/26/2019 3:16:47 PM

Museum marks Veterans Day

A professor emeritus offers a program on Jimmy Stewart for the Jimmy Stewart Museum.

Posted on 11/26/2019 3:14:56 PM

A DECEMBER TO REMEMBER at Las Vegas National Golf Club

A theater graduate is recognized for his talent in a Las Vegas show.

Posted on 11/26/2019 3:12:53 PM

4.5 percent of Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

National statistics offer a summary of IUP students who participate in varsity sports.

Posted on 11/26/2019 3:10:39 PM

Continuus Materials Announces Additions to Leadership Team

An IUP graduate is named to a leadership position at a construction firm.

Posted on 11/26/2019 3:07:00 PM

New membership director joins Chambersburg, Pa., Chamber of Commerce staff

An IUP graduate is selected as the membership director of the Chambersburg Chamber of Commerce.

Posted on 11/26/2019 3:01:34 PM

Piano key to centenarian's longevity

A graduate celebrating her 100th birthday is recognized for a lifetime of love of music.

Posted on 11/25/2019 9:52:37 AM

Local Man Honored with IUP Young Alumni Achievement Award

Young Alumni Award recipient Daniel Reichart is featured in recognition of his award.

Posted on 11/25/2019 9:50:15 AM

NASA’s Atlas of Mars Updated

Geoscientist Dr. Ken Cole's work to develop the Atlas of Mars is highlighted.

Posted on 11/25/2019 9:46:41 AM

Area Native Wins Young Alumni Achievement Award at IUP

Young Alumni Award winner Danielle Kuntz is recognized for her award.

Posted on 11/25/2019 9:44:38 AM

Magazine names five from county to list

Three graduates are named to the "40 Under 40" list by the Pennsylvania Business Central.

Posted on 11/25/2019 9:42:03 AM

Chamber preps for luncheon, cancels expo

IUP Distinguished Alumni Award winner John Esposito is the speaker for the annual Indiana County Chamber of Commerce luncheon.

Posted on 11/25/2019 9:35:48 AM

Business people Retired music educator receives lifetime award

An IUP graduate is honored for a lifetime of work in the music profession.

Posted on 11/25/2019 9:33:37 AM

Study examines local drug culture

IUP researcher and professor Dr. Erick Lauber discusses the findings of a study of overdose survivors.

Posted on 11/25/2019 9:31:37 AM

Dr. Charlene Dukes: a maverick, advocate, and leader to retire

IUP graduate Dr. Charlene Dukes talks about her struggle and the struggles still faced by minority students.

Posted on 11/25/2019 9:28:52 AM

Sutton sworn-in by Judge McMahon

An IUP graduate is sworn in to the Pennsylvania Bar Association.

Posted on 11/22/2019 6:48:53 PM

USA: Renae McDermott Named Assistant Director of the Training Division

An IUP criminology graduate is selected to head the FBI Training Division.

Posted on 11/22/2019 6:39:49 PM

Ex-football player opens eatery in Pineford; it’s a Blue Raider shrine

An IUP graduate opens a restaurant in his hometown.

Posted on 11/22/2019 6:30:50 PM

Youth leadership gets next lesson

IUP's Dr. tammy Manko presents a program on body language for a youth leadership program in Butler.

Posted on 11/22/2019 6:27:22 PM

Local Salvation Army sets $75,000 fundraising goal

IUP students are recognized by the local Salvation Army at its Red Kettle breakfast for continued fundraising efforts for the community.

Posted on 11/22/2019 6:24:46 PM

Kennett's new township manager says he will focus on transparency

An IUP graduate is selected as the Kennett Township manager.

Posted on 11/22/2019 6:21:30 PM

New historical marker commemorates local settlement of freed slaves

An IUP archaeology master's graduate is part of a team excavating Pandenarium, an old African-American settlement in Mercer County.

Posted on 11/22/2019 6:18:12 PM

BGSU choir to be in concert in Van Wert

An IUP graduate is directing a Bowling Green University choir.

Posted on 11/22/2019 6:14:24 PM

St. Andrews Church Choir to perform at Carnegie Hall this weekend

An IUP graduate is directing a community choir invited to perform at Carnegie Hall.

Posted on 11/22/2019 6:08:02 PM

Sorority raises $4K for breast cancer education

An IUP sorority raises funds for breast cancer education and awareness.

Posted on 11/22/2019 5:58:56 PM

Meet Pittsburgh’s New Class of 40 Under 40 Honorees - Andrew Johnson

Andrew Johnson (M '08 health and physical education) is featured in Pittsburgh Magazine's "40 Under 40."

Posted on 11/19/2019 1:10:28 PM

Meet Pittsburgh’s New Class of 40 Under 40 Honorees -- Kristy Joy Weidner

IUP graduate Kristy Joy Weidner ('02 deaf education) is featured in Pittsburgh Magazine's "40 Under 40."

Posted on 11/19/2019 1:07:33 PM

Impeachment rules the day, but Pennsylvania lawmakers push bipartisan initiatives

IUP political science department chair Dr. David Chambers talks about the impeachment process and how it can halt legislative progress.

Posted on 11/19/2019 12:52:42 PM

John Lindheimer knows betting from both sides of counter

An IUP graduate has a career in the sportsbook industry.

Posted on 11/13/2019 11:57:09 AM

Curator Opens Art Gallery In Sharpsburg

An IUP graduate is opening a gallery in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 11/13/2019 11:53:55 AM

Academic Minute: Living-Learning Communities

IUP's Dr. Mimi Benjamin discusses how to make the most of the living-learning experience.

Posted on 11/13/2019 9:50:22 AM

Old Stone Gallery to feature Patrick Ruane

An IUP graduate is staging a solo exhibition in a West Virginia gallery.

Posted on 11/13/2019 9:40:10 AM

IUP Dance Theater to present 'Stargazer'

The IUP Dance Theater's production of "Stargazer" is highlighted.

Posted on 11/13/2019 9:37:41 AM

Revolutionary principal goes all-in on quest for more black teachers

IUP graduate Sharif El-Mekki has become a leading voice in the country advocating for the importance of diversifying the nation’s teaching force, most recently creating the Center for Black Educator Development.

Posted on 11/12/2019 11:59:13 AM

Leland announces run for the 167th

An IUP graduate has announced her intention to run for a seat in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

Posted on 11/12/2019 11:53:16 AM

‘The Show’ Verquan Kimbrough earns spot in Beaver County Sports Hall of Fame

IUP graduate Sam Bechtel will be inducted into the Beaver County Sports Hall of Fame class of 2020.

Posted on 11/12/2019 11:50:15 AM

2020 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: JR Stevens, CB, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

IUP student-athlete J.R. Stevens is interviewed as a potential NFL draft prospect.

Posted on 11/12/2019 11:46:51 AM

Punxsutawney and Brookville Chamber mixer highlights IUP campus

IUP's Punxsutawney campus hosted a mixer for the Punxsutawney and Brookville chambers of commerce.

Posted on 11/12/2019 11:36:49 AM

New police unit makes equality a top priority

An IUP student and a professor of history spoke at the annual NAACP banquet.

Posted on 11/11/2019 12:11:24 PM

IUP to host co-director of 'Making a Murderer'

IUP's Six O'Clock Series will present Laura Nirider, co-director of the Center on Wrongful Convictions, on Nov. 18.

Posted on 11/11/2019 12:07:41 PM

J.R. Bremer bringing together talented backcourt at Cleveland Heights

A former volunteer coach is working at his hometown high school with students who have promising athletic careers.

Posted on 11/7/2019 8:43:57 AM

MBA Promotes Rob Van Raaphorst to Vice President of Communications

A communications media graduate is selected to serve as vice president of communications for a national mortgage banking association.

Posted on 11/7/2019 8:40:49 AM

Republican Michael Korns unseats Democrat Joseph Ferguson in Allegheny Township

An IUP professor has been elected supervisor in an Allegheny County township.

Posted on 11/7/2019 8:37:03 AM

Wolf Administration Invests $1.5 Million in Early Childhood Education Professionals

IUP's role in a state-wide grant for development of curriculum for early childhood education is highlighted.

Posted on 11/5/2019 8:55:02 AM

Pa. attorney general trying to close agent training gap

IUP criminology professor emeritus Dr. R. Paul McCauley offers comments on police training and lethal force.

Posted on 11/5/2019 8:52:10 AM

BALANCING ACT Workforce development series aims to connect, inspire

An IUP graduate has built a business as a consultant on work-life balance.

Posted on 11/4/2019 4:51:12 PM

Tisinger, Lamb tapped to lead Bottle Works

An IUP journalism graduate is promoted to a new role at a Johnstown arts center.

Posted on 11/4/2019 3:36:13 PM

Shaler native thrilled to join police force

A graduate of the IUP Police Academy is tapped to join the Shaler police department.

Posted on 11/4/2019 3:32:32 PM

IUP receiving $71,000 for early childhood education efforts

IUP's share of a state grant, which will be used to create a program for infant, toddler and preschool certification, is explained.

Posted on 11/4/2019 3:21:49 PM

Shor named a provost scholar at IUP

A local student is recognized as a provost scholar.

Posted on 11/4/2019 3:19:16 PM

1st Summit Bank names executive VP

An IUP master's degree graduate is named to a leadership role at a regional bank.

Posted on 11/4/2019 3:16:59 PM

IUP receives training equipment

A donation to IUP's Institute for Rural Health and Safety will help to train first responders and paramedics.

Posted on 11/4/2019 3:14:23 PM

PA Invests $1.5 Million in Early Childhood Education Professionals

IUP's portion of a grant from the state to design an infant-toddler certificate and preschool certificate is highlighted.

Posted on 11/4/2019 3:09:48 PM

GAZETTE EDITORIAL: Hess, Gorman and Keith are best for county

The Indiana Gazette endorses IUP's Robin Gorman for Indiana County Commissioner.

Posted on 11/4/2019 3:05:47 PM

Education & Military News

Provost scholars in the area are recognized.

Posted on 11/4/2019 3:02:45 PM

Citizens Ambulance Service Donates Equipment to IUP

The impact of the donation by Citizens' Ambulance Service of equipment valued at $25,000 to IUP's Institute for Rural Health and Safety is explained.

Posted on 11/4/2019 2:59:58 PM

State invests $1.5 Million in early childhood education professionals

IUP receives funding for development of an infant-toddler certificate and pre-school certificate for education professionals.

Posted on 11/4/2019 2:53:29 PM

BC3 enrollment up 34 percent for winter sessions

An IUP student talks about the reason for taking courses at a Butler County community college.

Posted on 11/4/2019 2:51:41 PM

Your Therapist Is Making Memes About You. And How Does That Make You Feel?

An IUP counseling doctoral student is quoted in a story about memes created by counselors.

Posted on 11/4/2019 2:49:28 PM

Duo Will Perform At Church

An IUP graduate is one of a duo to perform at a regional church.

Posted on 11/4/2019 2:45:51 PM

How to Keep Your Gluten-Free Pizza Truly Gluten-Free

An IUP Academy of Culinary Arts graduate authors an article about how to keep foods gluten free.

Posted on 11/4/2019 2:43:41 PM

Artist Adam Frelin brings 'Extended Sunset' to Eisenhower Auditorium

An IUP graduate is selected to create a site-specific artwork at Penn State University's Center for the Performing Arts.

Posted on 11/4/2019 2:40:39 PM

Voters to choose three of five candidates for commissioner

An IUP administrator is running for the office of Indiana County Commissioner.

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:33:16 PM

Successful write-in candidate faces prothonotary incumbent

An IUP employee is challenging the prothonotary and clerk of courts incumbent.

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:30:28 PM

Westchester Knicks Announce 2019-20 Coaching Staff Additions(1)

An IUP graduate is named to the coaching staff of an NBA G League affiliate team.

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:28:20 PM

Men and #MeToo conference will take place in Philadelphia mid-November

A sociology professor emeritus authors an article about "men and #MeToo."

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:26:11 PM

Adjudication Band event at Clarion

An IUP faculty member is the guest conductor for a high school band competition.

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:23:04 PM

WHS Grad Participates in Harrisburg Internship Semester

An IUP student from Williamsburg is participating in an internship with a state government program.

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:17:58 PM

Iran’s Regime Survives on a Well-Maintained Myth

An IUP doctoral graduate authors an essay on Iran's government.

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:16:00 PM

IUP dedicates outdoor classroom

IUP graduate Larry Sobotka is honored with the naming of the university's outdoor classroom as the Larry F. Sobotka Science Discovery and Outdoor Learning Center.

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:13:44 PM

Westchester Knicks Announce 2019-20 Coaching Staff Additions

An IUP graduate is named to the coaching staff of the Westchester Knicks.

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:08:12 PM

Nate Johnson kicks up success at Erie Dance Theater

An IUP graduate is part of her father's dance company in Erie.

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:05:32 PM

Area students named Provost Scholars at IUP

Students from the area who are provost scholars are recognized.

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:02:04 PM

PASSHE chancellor discusses System Redesign

State System Chancellor Dan Greenstein's public forum is the subject of a news report.

Posted on 10/28/2019 6:00:10 PM

Lancaster County College News

Local provost scholar recipients are recognized.

Posted on 10/28/2019 5:57:39 PM

‘In Pursuit: The Hunt for the Beltway Snipers’ author to speak Saturday in Bel Air(1)

IUP graduate David Reichenbaugh will read from his book on the "Beltway Sniper" at a Washington, D.C. library.

Posted on 10/28/2019 5:54:40 PM

‘In Pursuit: The Hunt for the Beltway Snipers’ author to speak Saturday in Bel Air

An IUP graduate is the author of a book about the "Beltway Sniper."

Posted on 10/28/2019 5:51:30 PM

IUP's outdoor classroom shows a high school science teacher can be a philanthropist, too

IUP graduate Larry Sobotka's generosity is highlighted, along with IUP's outdoor learning center.

Posted on 10/28/2019 5:49:44 PM

UOG announces new administrators

An IUP doctoral graduate is promoted to associate dean at the University of Guam.

Posted on 10/28/2019 5:47:53 PM

Esposito to keynote chamber luncheon

John Esposito, an IUP Distinguished Alumni Award winner, will be the 2019 Indiana County Chamber of Commerce luncheon speaker.

Posted on 10/28/2019 5:45:25 PM

IUP to present adaption of coming-of-age story

IUP faculty have adapted "The Awakening of Spring" for a Theater-by-the-Grove production.

Posted on 10/28/2019 5:43:30 PM

IUP faculty member creates bilingual forum

An IUP professor has organized a series of programs to help expose students and the community to the Chinese language and culture.

Posted on 10/28/2019 5:41:22 PM

Scott Hunt believes working together to overcome obstacles will make area better for everyone

An IUP graduate is seeking political office in his community.

Posted on 10/28/2019 5:39:34 PM

Organ classics in noon recital

An IUP graduate student will perform an organ recital at a Johnstown church.

Posted on 10/24/2019 2:28:05 PM

Officials formally ban hunting at township parks

An IUP official is named to a local governing board.

Posted on 10/24/2019 2:26:00 PM

Tina Collins joins Kish Bank management team

An IUP accounting graduate is named to a position at Kish Bank.

Posted on 10/24/2019 2:24:02 PM

You mad, Bro? The Controlled Insanity of Rhett Wolford

An IUP graduate is making a name for himself as an actor in Maryland.

Posted on 10/22/2019 7:12:20 PM

[Foreign Execs in Korea] Planting safety culture at Hyundai Steel

An IUP safety graduate is heading up safety initiatives at Hyundai Steel in Korea.

Posted on 10/22/2019 6:55:35 PM

Peco Foods hires director of health and safety

A doctoral graduate is named to a leadership position in health and safety at Peco Foods.

Posted on 10/22/2019 6:51:55 PM

How Bill Cowher recruited Pittsburgh’s Gabby Barrett to sign with the biggest Steelers fan in Nashville

IUP graduate John Esposito is featured in an article about signing a country music star.

Posted on 10/22/2019 6:44:51 PM

Stapleton to keynote women's conference

An IUP graduate is selected to provide keynote remarks at a women's conference in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 10/22/2019 6:40:46 PM

IUP students recognized as provost scholars

IUP's Provost Scholars from Indiana County are recognized.

Posted on 10/22/2019 6:38:44 PM

Indiana Gazette, IUP host high school journalism workshop

IUP's Jan Shellenbarger spoke during a high school journalism workshop hosted by IUP and the Indiana Gazette.

Posted on 10/22/2019 6:37:02 PM

In the Spotlight Live broadcast Director had a passion for TV since the age of 10

An IUP communications media graduate works with a Johnstown television station to broadcast a religious service.

Posted on 10/22/2019 6:34:40 PM

Niyaz to bring acoustic, electronic world music mix to IUP

IUP's Lively Arts is bringing Niyaz to IUP.

Posted on 10/22/2019 6:31:23 PM

Seth Beardsley Receives Funeral Director License

An IUP graduate receives his funeral home license.

Posted on 10/22/2019 6:29:25 PM

Lancaster County college news: Oct. 18, 2019

A local student is recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 10/22/2019 6:27:18 PM

Area Students Part of Research Program at Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Two IUP students are featured for their work with the Research Experience for Summer Scholars program.

Posted on 10/22/2019 6:25:18 PM

HPU Announces New Faculty High Point University

An IUP master's degree graduate is named to a faculty position at High Point University.

Posted on 10/17/2019 10:22:56 AM

50 Business School Deans Implore Trump in an Open Letter: “Reform the H-1B Visa”

IUP's Dean of the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology is part of a group of business educators signing a letter asking for reform of the H-1B Visa.

Posted on 10/17/2019 10:17:57 AM

Pa. state system stepping up financial aid to recruit, retain college students

A reporter discusses the financial aid budget in the State System of Higher Education, noting that IUP's financial aid budget is the largest in the system.

Posted on 10/17/2019 10:12:30 AM

Abington-area residents join faculty at The University of Scranton

An IUP master's degree graduate is named to a faculty position at the University of Scranton.

Posted on 10/15/2019 9:16:29 AM

Vincent Lowerre

An IUP graduate joins an Iowa television news station.

Posted on 10/15/2019 9:11:51 AM

Paramount Management Group Recognizes Talent by Promoting Two of Its Leaders

An IUP graduate is named to a leadership position at Paramount Management Group.

Posted on 10/15/2019 9:08:29 AM

Learning to save lives

A Butler County business donates equipment to IUP's Department of Safety Sciences for hands-on learning.

Posted on 10/14/2019 3:34:17 PM

On campus: Students part of IUP Summer Scholars

Area students who participated in the Research Experiences for Summer Scholars program are featured.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:49:37 AM

CNX to plug Beaver Run Wells

IUP continues to monitor air and water quality around a Westmoreland County reservoir.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:47:06 AM

Campus radio station marks 50th year

IUP's student-operated radio station celebrates 50 years on the air.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:44:55 AM

'In Pursuit: The Hunt for the Beltway Snipers'

An IUP graduate has authored a book on the Beltway Snipers.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:41:59 AM

18th century Hempfield log house being donated to Historic Hanna’s Town

Students and faculty will help Westmoreland County officials prepare a site for a historic house donated to Hanna's Town.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:39:26 AM

Penn College grants emeritus status to two retired faculty

An IUP graduate is given faculty emeritus status by the institution where she worked.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:32:36 AM

Cambria County Commissioners vote on land easement, internships

Internships and clinical experiences with the Cambria County District Attorney's office for IUP students are approved by the county's commissioners.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:30:03 AM

2,300-Year-Old Fortifications Unearthed in Cyprus

Dr. R. Scott Moore (history) is part of a team investigating a site on Cyprus that just uncovered previously unknown fortification dating to the Hellenistic period.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:27:38 AM

Local Man Part of Research Program at IUP

A student in the Research Experience for Summer Scholars program is featured.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:24:13 AM

IUP students to take part in day of service

IUP's biannual Into the Streets day of service is announced.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:22:30 AM

IUP club to host annual Seed Swap

IUP's sixth annual Seed Swap is planned.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:20:16 AM

Memorial set for accident victim

A memorial remembrance for Brian Swatt is announced.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:18:37 AM

Planning commission approves projects

IUP's stormwater management plans are approved by White Township supervisors.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:16:09 AM

Dig at ancient military site sheds light on its fortification

Dr. R. Scott Moore (history) is part of team doing excavations at the site of Pyla-Vigla, which has enabled archaeologists to get a clearer picture of the domestic and industrial area of the site’s fortification system.

Posted on 10/14/2019 9:13:49 AM

Pyla-Koutsopetria ancient fortifications explored

Dr. R. Scott Moore's work at the Pyla-Koutsopetria Archaeological Park is continuing.

Posted on 10/8/2019 1:31:27 PM

Hiles Featured as Keynote Speaker for IUP Ribbon Cutting Event

An IUP student from the area is a keynote speaker for the Cook Honors College renovation ribbon cutting event.

Posted on 10/8/2019 1:28:56 PM

Indiana County event explores Hoodlebug Trail, craft libations

IUP's Confluence Discovery Park site will be part of a community event.

Posted on 10/8/2019 1:25:21 PM

Police report quiet homecoming

IUP's Homecoming Celebration goes smoothly, with close to 900 people attending the Crimson Huddle.

Posted on 10/8/2019 1:23:00 PM

School food truck open for business at Fort LeBoeuf home games

An IUP culinary graduate is in charge of food service for an Erie County school district, and has introduced a food truck to the menu of options.

Posted on 10/8/2019 1:18:12 PM

It's Happening Here(1)

IUP's University Museum show is part of a listing of community events.

Posted on 10/6/2019 12:50:14 PM

Homecoming weekend remains quiet, officials say

Homecoming events are proceeding without significant incidents or issues of concern.

Posted on 10/6/2019 12:48:24 PM

Physics Food Truck to visit IUP Tuesday

IUP will be part of a national tour of the "Physics Food Truck" project.

Posted on 10/6/2019 12:46:30 PM

New Study Shows Lyme Disease Can Be Found In City Parks

Research done by Dr. Tom Simmons (biology) and his student research team on ticks in urban Pittsburgh parks is featured in a health report on KDKA-TV.

Posted on 10/5/2019 12:26:03 PM

Redd announces run for supervisor seat

An IUP graduate and current graduate student is running for a county office.

Posted on 10/5/2019 12:16:36 PM

Homecoming weekend off to quiet start, officials report

Coverage of the I-ACT report from Homecoming events is detailed.

Posted on 10/5/2019 12:14:24 PM

Quota honors speech and hearing scholarship recipients(1)

Four speech-language pathology graduate students are selected for scholarships from Quota International of Indiana, Pa. Inc.

Posted on 10/5/2019 12:09:57 PM

Marion Center: Cross country team implements fueling station

The work of faculty member Nicole Dann to establish a fueling station for athletes at Marion Center High School is detailed.

Posted on 10/5/2019 12:06:47 PM

YouTube: Its History and Impact on the Internet

The founders of YouTube, including IUP graduate Chad Hurley, are featured.

Posted on 10/5/2019 12:04:29 PM

Indiana to welcome Vietnam memorial replica

IUP's ROTC will be part of events welcoming the Vietnam memorial replica to Indiana County.

Posted on 10/5/2019 12:01:58 PM

President of International Health Services Group to deliver Founders Day Address

A master's degree graduate, head of an international health services group, will speak at a West Virginia college's Founders Day.

Posted on 10/5/2019 11:58:50 AM

Tyrone high school project to change subcontractor

IUP is working with the Tyrone Area School District on a driver's education instruction effectiveness study.

Posted on 10/3/2019 9:46:54 AM

IUP HOMECOMING: Brothers responsible for Coal Bowl tradition

IUP's "Coal Bowl" tradition is featured.

Posted on 10/3/2019 9:14:09 AM

IUP, law enforcement officials prepare for homecoming events

The meeting of the Indiana Area Collaborative Team and its preparation for Homecoming is detailed.

Posted on 10/3/2019 9:10:13 AM

Local student at Indiana University of Pennsylvania part of scholars program

A local student is featured for his work in the 2019 Research Experience for Summer Scholars program.

Posted on 10/3/2019 8:49:31 AM

Henninger part of IUP Summer Scholars Program

An area student is recognized for being part of the 2019 Research Experience for Summer Scholars program.

Posted on 10/3/2019 8:44:46 AM

Study highlights prevalence of ticks in Pittsburgh parks

Findings by IUP's Dr. Tom Simmons and his student researchers about ticks in Pittsburgh parks are highlighted.

Posted on 10/3/2019 8:42:12 AM

WINNING CASH 5 TICKET SOLD AT SHEETZ ON THE POINT IN INDIANA GIVES YORK COUNTY WOMAN $500,000

An IUP mom won $500,000 in the lottery from a ticket she purchased while visiting her daughter during Family Weekend.

Posted on 10/1/2019 6:26:16 PM

Pa. National Guardsman to represent entire Guard at national competition

An IUP graduate is representing the entire Pennsylvania National Guard in the All Army Best Warrior Competition.

Posted on 10/1/2019 5:49:03 PM

60's 70's 80's: Artist Legacy of IUP

IUP's University Museum show is highlighted.

Posted on 10/1/2019 5:46:03 PM

State police prepare for IUP homecoming weekend, promise 'zero tolerance'

State Police offer statement about preparations for the 2019 Homecoming weekend.

Posted on 10/1/2019 5:44:13 PM

William Madia retiring as Stanford’s vice president for SLAC

Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Dr. Bill Madia is recognized for his accomplishments up on his retirement from Stanford.

Posted on 10/1/2019 1:44:12 PM

Eisenhower named blue ribbon school

IUP is credited with helping a local elementary school to provide resources for its students and become a national Blue Ribbon school.

Posted on 10/1/2019 1:39:25 PM

It's Happening Here

IUP's production of "Actually" is included in the weekly community events calendar.

Posted on 10/1/2019 1:27:30 PM

University to welcome Holocaust survivors

IUP will host Holocaust survivors and scholars on Oct. 7.

Posted on 10/1/2019 1:25:33 PM

IUP student from Indiana named to board of governors

An IUP student from Indiana has been confirmed to serve as a member of the Pennsylvania State System Board of Governors.

Posted on 10/1/2019 1:23:49 PM

Culinary Students Make Homemade Ice Cream

IUP's Academy of Culinary Arts counselor Barry Saylor does a hands-on demonstration at a Clearfield County school.

Posted on 10/1/2019 9:04:51 AM

Acclaimed pianist featured in Johnstown Concert

IUP's Henry Wong Doe is profiled as a visiting performer for a regional concert.

Posted on 10/1/2019 9:02:50 AM

Confections, runners, WCCC, Kohl's, etc.

IUP's Confections for a Cause is highlighted.

Posted on 10/1/2019 9:00:19 AM

Schedule set for IUP planetarium shows

IUP's 2019-2020 schedule of planetarium shows is announced.

Posted on 10/1/2019 8:58:05 AM

McCandless swears in new police officer

An IUP graduate is selected to serve as a police officer in McCandless.

Posted on 10/1/2019 8:55:45 AM

Brew Gentlemen Hires Senior Brewer from Stone

An IUP graduate is named head brewer of a Pittsburgh brewing company.

Posted on 10/1/2019 8:51:44 AM

University Museum to host 1970s-themed gala

IUP's University Museum sets annual fundraising gala.

Posted on 10/1/2019 8:49:25 AM

Brew Gentlemen hires new head brewer

An IUP graduate is tapped as head brewer at a Pittsburgh company.

Posted on 10/1/2019 8:47:46 AM

Food service returns to Folger Hall

IUP's Folger Hall, repurposed to a student gathering space, will offer light refreshments.

Posted on 10/1/2019 8:44:34 AM

Who's News: Lancaster County hirings and promotions

An IUP graduate is named to a new position at a Lancaster area company.

Posted on 9/27/2019 10:00:09 PM

Bill Balint to join CIO group

IUP's CIO Bill Balint is tapped for a spot on the Pittsburgh CIO Executive Summit Governing Board.

Posted on 9/27/2019 9:57:08 PM

UPDATE: Line Stretches for Blocks at Amazon Job Fair in Crystal City

An IUP master's graduate is part of an article about the Amazon Job Fair.

Posted on 9/20/2019 12:49:45 PM

Susan Youngs

An IUP graduate is named to a leadership position with JPMorgan Chase Commercial Banking.

Posted on 9/20/2019 12:46:32 PM

Vollmer enjoys 'happy' environment at Fox Township, Bennetts Valley elementary schools

An IUP graduate is working as a principal in the Fox Township district.

Posted on 9/20/2019 12:08:19 PM

Climate change expert hopeful

IUP hosted atmospheric scientist Dr. Michael Mann for a lecture on climate change as part of the Science Inspires Speaker Series.

Posted on 9/20/2019 12:05:41 PM

Theatre-by-the-Grove to start season with 'Actually'

IUP's theater program begins with the show "Actually."

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:38:39 PM

University to welcome families for weekend celebration

IUP's Family Weekend programming is highlighted.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:36:44 PM

After down year, IUP sees positive signs on enrollment

IUP Trustees hear about the accomplishments of the Advancement Division and Enrollment Management Division.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:34:54 PM

The House Next Door: Africa and America find a home in Edgewood

The journey and century old home of an IUP graduate and his wife are featured.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:31:47 PM

IUP to celebrate Constitution Day with Monday events

IUP's Constitution Day celebration events are highlighted.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:27:02 PM

Food Pantry and Help Center opens for students at IUP

IUP Trustees heard a report about the new uses of Folger Hall and the launch of the food pantry.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:25:25 PM

KCAC sees third-straight record year in revenue, trustees learn

IUP Trustees hear a report about the KCAC finances.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:23:15 PM

Climate change presentation set

IUP's Sustainability Studies Program will host a professor of atmospheric science for a lecture.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:21:01 PM

Higbee glad to be part of Coptoberfest

An IUP graduate is part of a regional fundraising event to benefit distressed police and the Camp Cadet program.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:18:55 PM

Donald Alway Named Assistant Director of the Weapons of Mass Destruction Directorate

A graduate of IUP's weapons of mass destruction program is named to a leadership role in the FBI.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:16:23 PM

Driscoll lauds IUP's response to racist post

IUP President Driscoll's report to the Council of Trustees is discussed.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:13:56 PM

OSHA and Pennsylvania Alliance for Workplace Safety

IUP's OSHA program forms an alliance with a state agency.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:11:00 PM

Cambria County grants facilitator Dubnansky named Johnstown economic development director

An IUP graduate is named to lead Johnstown's economic development efforts.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:08:04 PM

Brown Honored Among Most Influential Women in Corporate America

Alumnae Danielle Brown is named to Savoy Magazine's "Most Influential Women in Corporate America" list.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:05:32 PM

Delmont committee mulling options for bringing Heritage Trail spur into borough

IUP students are part of a project to determine how to bring a trail to the Delmont downtown.

Posted on 9/19/2019 7:01:11 PM

West Shamokin to Participate in Student Driver Study

IUP will be studying student drivers in the West Shamokin district.

Posted on 9/19/2019 6:58:14 PM

Trustees honor longtime supporters

IUP graduates Dr. Bill and Audrey Madia are recognized by the Trustees with the naming of the Chemistry Department in their honor.

Posted on 9/19/2019 6:54:26 PM

60's 70's 80's: Artist Legacy of IUP opening reception

IUP's University Museum show is highlighted.

Posted on 9/17/2019 7:56:08 PM

US DOL Forms Alliance to Promote Workplace Safety For Pennsylvania Employers and Employees

IUP's OSHA Consultation Program is part of an alliance with the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry.

Posted on 9/17/2019 7:54:14 PM

Readers React: Fundraiser reflects selfless spirit of 9/11 victim

The late Bill Sugra's family talk about the scholarship established at IUP in his memory. Mr. Sugra was killed in the 9-11 attacks at the World Trade Center.

Posted on 9/17/2019 7:52:04 PM

Carol Goode and Yvette Kanouff Join SAIC Board

An IUP graduate is tapped for membership on SAIC's board of directors.

Posted on 9/17/2019 7:49:41 PM

St. Marys Lions Club congratulates its scholarship winners

Two St. Mary's students earned scholarships to attend IUP.

Posted on 9/17/2019 7:45:40 PM

Afraid of Friday the 13th?

IUP psychology professor Dr. David LaPorte talks about superstitions ... on Friday the 13th.

Posted on 9/17/2019 7:41:53 PM

Downtown Indiana names new board president

An IUP graduate is named president of Downtown Indiana, Inc.

Posted on 9/6/2019 6:09:52 PM

IUP to host 9/11memorial service

IUP will host a program to commemorate the 18th anniversary of the 9-11 attacks on the United States.

Posted on 9/6/2019 6:07:34 PM

BETH SKOLETSKY JOINS CONSTELLIS AS CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER

An IUP graduate is named to lead human resources at an international firm.

Posted on 9/5/2019 2:26:04 PM

Ditchcreek wants to build new wrestling culture at Southern Lehigh

An IUP graduate is tapped to serve as head wrestling coach at a Lehigh Valley school.

Posted on 9/5/2019 2:21:54 PM

Northern Appalachian Folk Festival returns to Indiana County

The Indiana Northern Appalachian Folk Festival has a number of IUP ties, including hall of fame inductees women's basketball team and the late Jim Rogers, communication media faculty member. Distinguished Alumni Award winners The Clarks are featured performers.

Posted on 9/5/2019 2:18:40 PM

A Fair in the Park hits 50

A retired art professor is part of a Pittsburgh annual event showcasing artists.

Posted on 9/5/2019 2:14:58 PM

Art Department alumni to open museum season

IUP's University Museum will open its season with works by 11 art department alumni.

Posted on 9/5/2019 2:12:40 PM

Walker on Dust Cave

An IUP anthropology graduate is offering a program on archaeological stewardship in her community.

Posted on 9/5/2019 2:10:23 PM

Overdose vigil elicits messages of struggle, hope

IUP's Erick Lauber and MARTI were part of a community overdose awareness vigil.

Posted on 9/5/2019 2:07:46 PM

IUP Lively Arts receives grant

IUP's Lively Arts is the recipient of a grant to fund a presentation by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra at IUP.

Posted on 9/5/2019 2:05:41 PM

Aiken SPCA Albrecht Center hires second vet

An IUP graduate who went on to complete a degree in veterinary medicine is hired by a South Carolina practice.

Posted on 9/5/2019 2:03:48 PM

How Philly locals came to build iPipeline, a software firm that sold for $1.6 billion

IUP graduate Tim Wallace is recognized for his business success with iPipeline.

Posted on 9/5/2019 2:00:04 PM

SAIC Announces the Appointment of Two New Board Members

An IUP graduate is named to the board of Science Applications International.

Posted on 8/30/2019 5:25:54 PM

IUP now allows alcohol at football tailgating

IUP introduces tailgating at the football games.

Posted on 8/30/2019 2:22:34 PM

Cadets respond to active shooter drill

IUP's Criminal Justice Training Center conducts active assault training in one of IUP's residence halls.

Posted on 8/30/2019 2:14:28 PM

East Stroudsburg U. to allow 21-and-over students to drink in dorms

IUP's Upper Division Community program is part of a story about alcohol in residence halls at system universities.

Posted on 8/29/2019 2:24:50 PM

Data scientist to speak at IUP

IUP will host data scientist Dr. Stephanie Fitchett for programs with students and for the community.

Posted on 8/29/2019 2:22:41 PM

Reese assumes command of state police Troop E

A graduate of IUP is selected to serve as captain of Erie's state police force.

Posted on 8/29/2019 10:48:23 AM

College gets safety equipment from MSA

MSA donates $35,000 of equipment to IUP's Safety Sciences department for use by students and faculty.

Posted on 8/29/2019 10:11:39 AM

Equipment donated to IUP

MSA Safety Inc., based in Cranberry Township,donated equipment valued at more than $36,500 to support IUP’s Department of Safety Sciences’ industrial hygiene and construction labs.

Posted on 8/29/2019 10:09:16 AM

IUP opens University College

IUP cuts the ribbon for the University College facilities.

Posted on 8/29/2019 9:49:29 AM

IUP Digs Into Blairsville, Find Artifacts 8K Years Old

Discoveries made during Drs. Ben Ford and Bill Chadwick's field school at Newtown Village are discussed with Ford, Chadwick and students Nadia Meister and Jamie Kouba on Pittsburgh's NPR.

Posted on 8/29/2019 8:23:52 AM

Spring Ford School District welcomes students, teachers back to school

An IUP master's graduate is tapped to serve in a leadership role in a Pennsylvania school district.

Posted on 8/28/2019 10:06:13 AM

GOT THAT LOVING FEELING: Marching band preparing fall show

An IUP graduate is named assistant band director at a Kansas high school.

Posted on 8/28/2019 9:59:04 AM

On-Air Hosts: Tim Lambert

An IUP graduate and award-winning journalist is on staff at WITF-FM National Public Radio in Harrisburg.

Posted on 8/27/2019 12:56:22 PM

After busy move-in weekend, classes start at IUP

IUP move-in and beginning of classes is highlighted in photos.

Posted on 8/27/2019 12:49:33 PM

Author recounts Stewart's 1966 Vietnam mission

IUP professor emeritus Dr. J. David Truby authors an article about Jimmy Stewart, offering that Stewart suffered from PTSD.

Posted on 8/27/2019 12:26:29 PM

Driscoll delivers state of university address

The fall opening of the academic year program is featured.

Posted on 8/27/2019 12:21:55 PM

IUP to open University College on Tuesday

The University College's ribbon cutting ceremony is highlighted.

Posted on 8/27/2019 12:16:20 PM

Notable Females in Manufacturing

A safety science graduate is profiled for leadership in the field.

Posted on 8/27/2019 12:14:06 PM

Homicide charges against parolees unlikely to trigger tough-on-crime backlash, criminologist says

IUP Criminologist Dr. Dan Lee offers comments about the parole system and criticism it faces.

Posted on 8/27/2019 12:12:04 PM

Homicide Charges Against Parolees Unlikely To Trigger Tough-On-Crime Backlash, Criminologist Says Trigger Tough-On-Crime Backlash, Criminologist Says

IUP Criminology and criminal justice professor Dr. Dan Lee offers comments about Pennsylvania's correctional system.

Posted on 8/22/2019 10:45:06 AM

Esposito Golf Classic to be held

The Esposito family golf classic, to benefit IUP students, is scheduled.

Posted on 8/22/2019 10:16:05 AM

University of Mississippi journalism professor featured in film highlighted at Tribeca Film Festival

IUP's journalism and public relations graduate Alysia Burton Steele is featured in a film highlighted in New York City's Tribecca Film Festival.

Posted on 8/22/2019 10:04:48 AM

IUP picked as one of best in country

IUP's selection as one of "America's Top Colleges" in Forbes magazine's is profiled.

Posted on 8/21/2019 10:18:32 AM

Millennia of Prehistoric Life Investigated in Pennsylvania

Dr. Ben Ford and Dr. William Chadwick's field school at Newtown Village is highlighted.

Posted on 8/21/2019 9:33:41 AM

Former Rep. Jim Renacci writes book on Washington dysfunction

IUP graduate Jim Renacci has authored a book on Washington's dysfunction.

Posted on 8/21/2019 9:29:41 AM

Stephen Lee named LHU vice president for enrollment management/student affairs

A doctoral graduate is tapped to be in a senior leadership position at Lock Haven University.

Posted on 8/21/2019 9:26:33 AM

Forbes selects IUP for inclusion on list

IUP is selected by Forbes magazine as one of America's Top Colleges 2019.

Posted on 8/21/2019 9:24:37 AM

New Business: Barattolo is Nemacolin Woodlands' newest dining experience

Academy of Culinary Arts graduate Kristin Butterworth, executive chef of restaurants at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, is featured in a story about another restaurant opening at the resort.

Posted on 8/21/2019 9:22:52 AM

Davis-Robinson builds team unity, targets student success

An IUP master's degree graduate is working to help students achieve success in higher education.

Posted on 8/21/2019 9:17:59 AM

Students return to IUP this week

IUP's fall move-in dates are highlighted.

Posted on 8/21/2019 9:15:26 AM

Why is Everyone Talking About Mediterranean Diets?

A dietetics degree is working with the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture to offer a course on the Mediterranean diet.

Posted on 8/21/2019 9:12:46 AM

Grantsville Medical Center now offering behavioral health services

A doctoral graduate joins a Maryland firm to offer psychological services.

Posted on 8/21/2019 9:09:51 AM

Dig at Pa. ghost town unearths prehistoric past

IUP's field school at Newtown Village is featured.

Posted on 8/19/2019 8:37:57 AM

Awards to students from Berks County and nearby

IUP's Gilman Scholar recipient Adama Kouyate is featured.

Posted on 8/19/2019 8:34:39 AM

The Clarks: Rock Star Marketers From Pittsburgh

IUP Distinguished Alumni Award winners The Clarks are profiled for longevity, innovation in marketing and talent.

Posted on 8/19/2019 8:28:15 AM

IUP students awarded State Department Gilman scholarships

IUP's most recent Benjamin A. Gilman scholarship recipients are featured.

Posted on 8/16/2019 9:26:59 AM

How to Deliver a Safe Gluten-Free Dining Experience

An IUP Academy of Culinary Arts graduate uses her education and experience to write about providing gluten-free meals.

Posted on 8/15/2019 2:25:10 PM

Personalities of Pittsburgh: Dan Rugh, Commonwealth Press

IUP graduate Dan Rugh is profiled for his graphic design work in Pittsburgh as a "Personality of Pittsburgh" by the Pittsburgh Business Times.

Posted on 8/15/2019 2:19:24 PM

Anthropology students dig into geology of defunct town

Anthropology faculty Dr. Ben Ford and Dr. Bill Chadwick's field school at Newport Village is highlighted, along with a possible discovery of artifacts that may date humans at the site 8,000 years ago.

Posted on 8/13/2019 11:38:11 AM

IUP Students Find Human Artifacts From 8,000 Years Ago Near Blairsville

IUP's Dr. Ben Ford (anthropology) leads and dig project at Newport Village with 17 students, who find evidence that the site might have been home to humans 8,000 years ago.

Posted on 8/13/2019 8:34:16 AM

Anthony Piroli takes over as Tampa Bay’s strength coach

An IUP graduate joins the coaching staff of the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Posted on 8/12/2019 9:50:20 AM

IUP graduate addresses scholars about integrity

Distinguished Alumni Award winner Dr. Douglas Kupas is the 2019 Research Experience for Summer Scholars keynote presenter.

Posted on 8/12/2019 9:45:10 AM

Woodstock 50 years later: Locals 'shaped' by music festival, cultural shifts

An IUP graduate remembers the impact of the Woodstock music festival at a panel marking 50 years after the event.

Posted on 8/12/2019 9:42:20 AM

Karen L. Rauch has been named Kutztown University’s associate provost for accreditation and assessment and other new hires, promotions and awards

An IUP graduate is named to a marketing position at a health care facility.

Posted on 8/12/2019 9:33:38 AM

New circulation director brings decades of experience

An IUP business graduate is named circulation director of an Ohio newspaper company.

Posted on 8/12/2019 9:30:59 AM

CONQUERING ADVERSITY AND BEATING THE ODDS

An IUP Academy of Criminal Justice graduate goes on to become chief of a regional police department.

Posted on 8/12/2019 9:28:31 AM

$2.1 Million for Advanced Training to Retain, Diversity Teachers and School Leaders

IUP is selected for an expansion grant award of $200,000 to continue a program addressing retention of new teachers.

Posted on 8/7/2019 5:57:24 PM

IUP to receive share of grants

IUP is selected to receive an expansion grant of $200,000 to help with work to increase new teacher retention.

Posted on 8/7/2019 5:52:40 PM

Continuing her legacy: Marla's Notebooks is now helping other students, too

A graduate of IUP is remembered through an annual school supply drive.

Posted on 8/7/2019 5:48:31 PM

Furniture makers and artists highlighted at 2019 Furniture Society conference

BA Herrington (art) presents at a national conference about the revival of popular and intellectual craft.

Posted on 8/7/2019 5:44:29 PM

IUP student compiles rainfall database

IUP student Emilee Howells, of Ernest, spent her summer internship with the Borough of Indiana designing a county rainfall dashboard to share current data, including monthly rainfall charts, annual precipitation and average monthly precipitation. The website includes a collection of years of rainfall data. IUP st

Posted on 8/7/2019 8:30:54 AM

Security: Capital One Breach Latest Example of Cybersecurity Realities

IUP IT security manager Paul Grieggs offers comment about the Capital One consumer data security breach.

Posted on 8/6/2019 10:00:38 AM

More Deadly Than Being A Soldier in a War Zone: Environmental Activists Killed for Defending Planet Have Doubled in 15 Years

Dr. Christopher Jeffords, economics, offers commentary on a new study on the number of environmental activists killed while trying to defend the environmental concerns.

Posted on 8/6/2019 9:53:01 AM

Ambler couple's donations help fund student research

An IUP alumnae and her husband provide funding for the university's Research Experiences for Summer Scholars program.

Posted on 8/5/2019 1:10:28 PM

Police urge public to join 'night out'

IUP Police are part of a community National Night Out event planned by Indiana Borough Police.

Posted on 8/5/2019 11:07:35 AM

The Nuns Who Bought and Sold Human Beings(1)

Dr. Joe Mannard (history) offers comments on new information about several religious orders and their involvement the trade and sale of enslaved people.

Posted on 8/2/2019 12:33:16 PM

The Nuns Who Bought and Sold Human Beings

Dr. Joe Mannard (history) offers comments about an order of nuns who records indicate were part of trafficking enslaved people.

Posted on 8/2/2019 12:27:51 PM

Experts: Capital One data breach latest example of constant cybersecurity threats

IUP IT Security Manager Paul Grieggs offers comment about the Capital One data breach and the likelihood of security incidents.

Posted on 8/2/2019 12:21:44 PM

CNB welcomes Wolk as VP

A MBA graduate is named to a senior leadership position at Canandaigua National Bank & Trust.

Posted on 8/2/2019 12:19:54 PM

Eriez Announces Executive Promotions

An IUP Eberly College graduate is named to senior leadership at an international firm.

Posted on 8/2/2019 12:17:21 PM

OSH Generations: Sam Gualardo

OSHA member Sam Gualardo discusses the legacy of an IUP safety sciences education.

Posted on 8/2/2019 12:15:08 PM

Solar co-op sees success in county

An IUP faculty member and and IUP graduate are members of the Pennsylvania Solar United Neighbors organization.

Posted on 7/30/2019 3:27:23 PM

An evening of jazz in the garden

An IUP music degree graduate is part of a trio performing in Cyprus.

Posted on 7/30/2019 3:23:42 PM

Wicomico County Council fills District 2 seat with a day to spare: Meet the councilwoman

An IUP dietetics graduate is named to serve as a councilwoman in her Maryland county.

Posted on 7/30/2019 3:21:54 PM

Art you can sink your teeth into

An IUP art graduate is part of a regional art exhibition.

Posted on 7/29/2019 1:44:49 PM

Grantsville Medical Center offering behavioral health services

An IUP graduate is named to serve in a West Virginia health care facility.

Posted on 7/29/2019 1:42:14 PM

FBI agent warns of cyber crimes at Hempfield event

IUP IT information technology security director Paul Grieggs offers comment about cyber security preparation.

Posted on 7/29/2019 1:39:54 PM

Western Pa. schools promote ‘instant decision’ for admission

IUP's Decision Day program is highlighted.

Posted on 7/29/2019 1:37:14 PM

Beaumont Foundation honors Waynesboro native

A gift to IUP from the Beaumont Foundation honors an IUP Distinguished Alumni Award recipient.

Posted on 7/29/2019 1:35:06 PM

IUP lands high-tech microscope

IUP's National Science Foundation funded Scanning Electronic Microscope is highlighted.

Posted on 7/29/2019 1:32:50 PM

Raymond James Hires Pittsburgh Complex Manager

An IUP graduate is selected to manage a Pittsburgh complex.

Posted on 7/29/2019 1:30:41 PM

Family donates $25,000 to IUP culinary program

Dr. Hal and Betty Wingard make a donation to the IUP Academy of Culinary Arts.

Posted on 7/29/2019 1:27:30 PM

New Milford woman wins collegiate teaching award

A TESOL program graduate is selected for a teaching award.

Posted on 7/29/2019 1:22:14 PM

Local school districts grappling with teacher shortages

IUP's role as a teacher preparation institution is highlighted.

Posted on 7/29/2019 1:18:32 PM

BLAST OFF! IUP hosts inaugural math camp

IUP's inaugural Serafini Math Camp ended with a rocket launch.

Posted on 7/22/2019 11:10:01 AM

On anniversary of '77 flood, St. Francis associate professor’s book takes new look at Johnstown flood

An IUP graduate has authored a book about the Johnstown flood and its impact on the region.

Posted on 7/22/2019 11:07:40 AM

Off-duty police navigate ‘gray area’ of when to intervene in potential crimes

A Criminal Justice Training Academy instructor offers comments about police and being "off duty."

Posted on 7/22/2019 11:04:14 AM

Benz foundation announces scholarship winners

Incoming IUP students are selected for a local scholarship program.

Posted on 7/22/2019 10:14:38 AM

Creepy creatures visit scout camp

IUP biology faculty member Dr. Holly Travis conducted a program for Girl Scouts on insects and lizards.

Posted on 7/19/2019 5:41:49 PM

Heart of the Midstate: Autism with a crown

An IUP student who is Miss York County is working to build awareness of autism.

Posted on 7/18/2019 12:54:43 PM

Brunswick’s Danielle Brown Chosen Among Most Influential Women in Corporate America by Savoy Magazine

Danielle Brown, an IUP computer science and master's degree in information systems graduate, is named to Savoy Magazine's "Most Influential Women in Corporate America."

Posted on 7/18/2019 12:40:24 PM

Barker named principal at Linton Middle School, other administrative changes made

An IUP graduate is named principal of a Pittsburgh area school.

Posted on 7/18/2019 12:35:49 PM

Frank Fontaine has the spirit for developing bar program at new Marriott eateries

An IUP theater graduate is profiled for his work as a food and beverage director.

Posted on 7/17/2019 9:13:50 AM

Personalities of Pittsburgh: Doors Open Pittsburgh's Bonnie Baxter

IUP graduate Bonnie Baxter is profiled as one of the "Personalities of Pittsburgh" for her work as founder and executive director of Open Doors Pittsburgh.

Posted on 7/16/2019 11:31:53 AM

Small horned dinosaur from China, a Triceratops relative, walked on two feet(3)

IUP faculty member Dr. Eric Morschhauser is the lead author of a journal article about Auroraceratops, a dinosaur.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:57:07 PM

Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Welcomes Steven Wolk as Controller

An IUP graduate is named comptroller of a bank.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:54:11 PM

Small horned dinosaur from China, a Triceratops relative, walked on two feet(2)

An IUP faculty member's research on Auroraceratops is published in national journals.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:50:56 PM

Small horned dinosaur from China, a Triceratops relative, walked on two feet(1)

Research about a new dinosaur species by faculty member Dr. Eric Morschhauser is published in a national journal.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:48:24 PM

Board oF Ed Finds New Superintendent

An IUP graduate is named superintendent of the Floral Park school district.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:46:02 PM

State enacts changes to help college sex crime victims

An IUP student speaks out about a bill to help make reporting sexual assault easier for college students.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:39:12 PM

Three plays in offing through Footlight Players

IUP's summer theater for youth program concludes with a festival of shows.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:36:18 PM

Tami Dotter

IUP graduate Tami Dotter is recognized for induction into Eberly's Hall of Distinction.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:32:10 PM

Pa. schools ahead of laws governing sex assault reporting

IUP's reporting process is highlighted in an article about anonymous sexual assault reporting.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:26:36 PM

'Trust' and 'integrity' are important goals for Sandy Twp. police chief

A graduate of the IUP Police Academy is named chief of the Sandy Township police department.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:23:45 PM

Small Horned Dinosaur from China, a Triceratops Relative, Walked on Two Feet

An IUP faculty member is the lead author on a research paper on Auroraceratops, a dinosaur species.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:21:00 PM

Restoration underway on historic trolley car

IUP historian and librarian Harrison Wick is working with a local community on a trolley restoration project.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:17:40 PM

Volant resident part of SRU geoscientists team

Researchers from around the region are using IUP's new electron microscope.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:15:17 PM

Raykes leaving planning office

An IUP graduate and adjunct professor is named to head a regional planning office.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:12:21 PM

New exhibitions opening at Greensburg art center and library

An IUP art student has her works on display at a regional art center.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:10:10 PM

Quota presents Gold Scholarships

An IUP student is selected for a speech and hearing scholarship.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:07:39 PM

Town of Boone Hires New Cultural Resources Department Director

An IUP graduate is named to lead a North Carolina cultural trust.

Posted on 7/15/2019 4:05:31 PM

Pennsylvania orders stronger reporting of campus sex assaults

An IUP senior is part of a press conference about a new bill designed to help sexual assault reporting be easier on victims.

Posted on 7/15/2019 3:55:25 PM

IUP senior helps spread word about laws on sexual violence

IUP student Adrianna Branin was part of a press conference for a bill to help sexual assault reporting.

Posted on 7/15/2019 3:44:55 PM

Greensburg hires planning director

An IUP doctoral graduate and adjunct professor is named to lead the planning department in Greensburg.

Posted on 7/15/2019 3:42:13 PM

Ripple named sports editor

An IUP graduate is named as sports editor of a regional newspaper.

Posted on 7/15/2019 3:38:41 PM

Wolf signs bill to strengthen student sexual assault reporting at Pa. colleges

IUP student Adrianna Branin is quoted in an article about a bill designed to make it easier to report sexual assault.

Posted on 7/15/2019 3:36:42 PM

National teacher shortage affects Pennsylvania

IUP's efforts to recruit and retain teachers is recognized.

Posted on 7/15/2019 3:34:40 PM

Nine students receive nursing scholarships

An IUP student is selected for a nursing scholarship.

Posted on 7/15/2019 3:32:01 PM

KAMI ANDERSON: Home woman driven to fight addiction epidemic

IUP graduate Kami Anderson is profiled in the Indiana Gazette's women in business section.

Posted on 7/3/2019 3:31:28 PM

SUSAN DELANEY: Leader reflects on life of service

IUP Council of Trustees member Susan Delaney is profiled in a women in business newspaper section.

Posted on 7/3/2019 3:28:32 PM

SHERRY RENOSKY: Marketing, promotional prowess fuel success

IUP graduate Sherry Renosky is profiled as a leader in the Indiana Gazette's women in business section.

Posted on 7/3/2019 3:24:50 PM

GABBI MILLER MYERS: Spa owner achieves dream born in seventh grade

IUP graduate Gabbi Miller Myers is profiled as a leading woman in business.

Posted on 7/3/2019 3:20:56 PM

LAURIE KUZNESKI: Business owner juggles many part-time gigs, too

IUP Trustee Laurie Kuzneski is profiled as one of the community's top women in business.

Posted on 7/3/2019 3:19:16 PM

Bank of America names five Philadelphia-area Student Leaders

An IUP student is selected for a program working with the Philadelphia Youth Network.

Posted on 7/3/2019 3:15:27 PM

Waynesboro native honored with gift to scholarship

A Distinguished Alumni Award recipient is honored with a gift in his name to a scholarship at IUP.

Posted on 7/2/2019 4:48:23 PM

IUP students, Salvation Army team up for mentoring effort

IUP students' impact on a community tutoring program is applauded.

Posted on 7/2/2019 4:46:06 PM

Local seniors find friendship, love for felt at Reynoldsville Foundry

IUP's ArtsPath program is sponsoring a number of initiatives to bring arts to rural communities.

Posted on 7/1/2019 12:04:44 PM

Hope Enterprises, Inc. announces new board chairman

An IUP graduate is named chairman of the board of an agency providing services to individuals with intellectual disabilities.

Posted on 7/1/2019 11:53:39 AM

Pittsburgh rock band The Clarks playing the Mishler

Distinguished Alumni Award winners The Clarks are featured in a community festival.

Posted on 7/1/2019 11:50:33 AM

Freed hired as Boone's new cultural resources director

An IUP graduate is named cultural resources director for the Boone, N.C. community.

Posted on 7/1/2019 11:47:53 AM

Exhibit will examine Johnstown’s work history

An IUP student is working on an exhibition celebrating the history of Johnstown.

Posted on 6/27/2019 9:52:01 AM

Graduation Held for ACMH Radiology Students

Dr. Tammy Manko, IUP Career and Professional Development Center, presented the commencement address for the graduating class of Armstrong County Memorial Hospital's School of Radiologic Technology.

Posted on 6/26/2019 10:04:17 AM

Spring-Ford names new assistant superintendent

An IUP graduate is named to an administrative position in the Spring Ford school district.

Posted on 6/26/2019 9:45:48 AM

Valley View Terrace residents receive scholarships

An IUP student is honored with a scholarship.

Posted on 6/26/2019 9:36:42 AM

Chief academic officer named at Penn College

An IUP graduate is named to an administrative position at Penn College.

Posted on 6/24/2019 3:58:35 PM

Students in the news(9)

An IUP student is an intern at the Smithsonian Institution's Museums of Asian Art through the Washington Center.

Posted on 6/24/2019 3:56:09 PM

Free lending workshop scheduled for Tuesday

Staff from IUP's Small Business Development Center are offering feedback on business plans for community entrepreneurs.

Posted on 6/24/2019 3:53:55 PM

Inside The Huddle: Using Sports to Drive Business Goals with Paul Beckles

An IUP graduate talks about his experiences in sports marketing.

Posted on 6/24/2019 3:51:25 PM

IUP to continue monitoring of Beaver Run Reservoir

IUP students and faculty will continue a project to monitor water quality at Beaver Run Reservoir.

Posted on 6/21/2019 4:51:39 PM

New city planner big on public participation

An IUP graduate is selected to serve as Lock Haven City's city planner.

Posted on 6/21/2019 4:48:21 PM

Allentown police department swears in 7 new officers

An IUP graduate is selected to join the Allentown police force.

Posted on 6/21/2019 4:45:48 PM

Frazer police hire 5 new officers

IUP Academy graduates are hired for a regional police force.

Posted on 6/21/2019 4:42:57 PM

Women Leading The AI Industry, “Know your place; It is right here in this business” with Deana Rhoad(1)

An IUP graduate is interviewed about women in the AI Industry.

Posted on 6/21/2019 4:40:17 PM

MAWC spent more than $100,000 for tests following Beaver Run Reservoir gas well breach

IUP's water testing contract with the Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County is extended for a ninth year.

Posted on 6/21/2019 4:36:47 PM

Council OKs arts-based initiative

IUP will partner with the community on an arts initiative, connected to IUP's proposed STEAMSHOP.

Posted on 6/19/2019 3:29:02 PM

Aspen Middle School hires new principal

An IUP graduate is named principal of a Colorado school.

Posted on 6/19/2019 9:30:02 AM

Awards and honors

A graduate is honored as one of the inaugural College of Health and Human Services Hall of Distinction members.

Posted on 6/18/2019 4:46:12 PM

LH Introduces New City Planner

Lock Haven names a May graduate as its new city planner.

Posted on 6/18/2019 4:42:43 PM

Michael Christopher Band performing in Ellwood City Saturday

An IUP graduate is head of a band.

Posted on 6/17/2019 2:14:57 PM

Birdsboro native honored with Impact Award from Indiana University

A local woman honored with an Impact Award is profiled.

Posted on 6/17/2019 2:08:18 PM

St. Nicholas Orthodox Church — very welcoming, very vibrant

An IUP graduate, now the rector at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, talks about his path to the ministry.

Posted on 6/17/2019 2:06:00 PM

Rehabilitation work continues on iconic bell tower

IUP is completing renovation of supports around the John Sutton Hall bell tower.

Posted on 6/17/2019 2:01:46 PM

Empathy, compassion a focus in college presentation

A doctoral graduate is recognized for her presentation about compassion and empathy related to the classroom and media.

Posted on 6/17/2019 1:57:43 PM

Rotolo receives Career Women's Club Woman of the Year Honors

An IUP graduate is honored by her local community.

Posted on 6/17/2019 1:52:23 PM

Gold Award Girl Scouts log 5,500 hours of service

An IUP student is honored with a Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award in Girl Scouting.

Posted on 6/17/2019 1:37:09 PM

2 locals among recipients of Impact Award

IUP's College of Education and Communications's Impact Award winners are featured.

Posted on 6/17/2019 1:25:06 PM

Port native honored by IUP

One of the College of Health and Human Services Hall of Distinction Award winners are recognized.

Posted on 6/13/2019 9:05:57 AM

PennDOT digs into past of Summit roundabout site

Students in IUP's archeological services are part of an excavation project in Erie County.

Posted on 6/13/2019 8:50:40 AM

DeVivo joins Family Health Centers

A natural science graduate joins a health care practice.

Posted on 6/13/2019 8:44:59 AM

Senate Adopts Condolence Resolution for Brian Henry Swatt

An IUP student is recognized by the Pennsylvania Senate.

Posted on 6/13/2019 8:42:29 AM

Tawayne Weems appointed interim principal of Daniel Jenkins Academy

An IUP graduate is named principal of a South Carolina school.

Posted on 6/13/2019 8:40:15 AM

IUP senior to compete in Miss Pennsylvania pageant

An IUP student is competing in the Miss Pennsylvania pageant.

Posted on 6/12/2019 10:57:43 AM

Pico Taqueria: Popular Chincoteague eatery moves into Maddox Boulevard building

Two Academy of Culinary Arts graduates expand their restaurant.

Posted on 6/12/2019 10:18:58 AM

PHEAA offers low-cost, no-fee private student loans

IUP's Director of Financial Aid offers comment on the PHEAA private loan program.

Posted on 6/12/2019 10:16:13 AM

Adams signs with Phillies; McGough set to ink rookie deal with Pirates

An IUP student-athlete signs with the Philadelphia Phillies.

Posted on 6/12/2019 10:14:06 AM

It’s Important That Kids Read Proficiently By Third Grade. Only Half Of Pittsburgh Students Do

IUP teacher educators talk about the issue of helping students to learn to read.

Posted on 6/11/2019 9:04:00 AM

Soldier Spotlight: Spc. Courtney Petrauskas

An IUP student in the Army National Guard is spotlighted.

Posted on 6/11/2019 8:14:13 AM

Pittman takes seat in Harrisburg

A late IUP student was remembered at swearing-in ceremonies for Sen. Joe Pittman and Sen. Douglas Mastriano.

Posted on 6/11/2019 8:12:10 AM

The Black Girl Magic is Real—Taliaferro, Bennett latest Pittsburgh Black women to win elections

A former IUP student is leading change in the Pittsburgh community.

Posted on 6/10/2019 11:28:04 AM

IUP selects inaugural Hall of Distinction class

IUP's inaugural College of Health and Human Services Hall of Distinction members are recognized.

Posted on 6/10/2019 11:16:55 AM

Clayton Vasey, Sweet Valley, named to dean’s list at Indiana University

An IUP student is recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 6/7/2019 1:55:40 PM

j-Aya Barnes recognized by IUP Department of Criminology

An IUP student selected for a criminology scholarship is recognized by Black Press USA.

Posted on 6/7/2019 1:53:47 PM

Eriez® Announces Three Executive Promotions

An IUP graduate is promoted to a leadership position at a national energy company.

Posted on 6/7/2019 11:27:36 AM

IUP programs receive accreditation

Education preparation programs receive accreditation.

Posted on 6/6/2019 2:25:16 PM

Scholarship awarded

A local woman receives a scholarship to IUP from a local organization.

Posted on 6/6/2019 2:23:17 PM

Borough council outlines summer initiatives

IUP interns will assist Indiana Borough on a stormwater education partnership.

Posted on 6/6/2019 9:03:55 AM

Two former Martella's southpaws drafted on Day 3

An IUP student-athlete is drafted and signs with the Philadelphia Phillies.

Posted on 6/6/2019 9:01:34 AM

Bitten by a tick? Here are 16 diseases they carry

IUP's research is part of a story about ticks and Lyme disease.

Posted on 6/6/2019 8:55:09 AM

Study shows broadband woes in Pa.

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll, member of the Center for Rural Pennsylvania Board of Directors, offers comments on a recent report on broadband connectivity.

Posted on 6/5/2019 11:32:05 AM

Fort Necessity undergoes improvements to enhance visitor experience

IUP is part of a project to improve Fort Necessity historical site.

Posted on 6/5/2019 11:15:30 AM

Fashion Forward: Stew Frick is NOT UR QUEER

A former IUP student is creating fashion in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 6/5/2019 11:11:28 AM

Seven Forest Hills senior athletes select colleges

A student commits to continue his track and field career at IUP.

Posted on 6/5/2019 11:07:24 AM

Students awarded with scholarships from Allied Artists

An incoming Cambria County student wins a scholarship to IUP.

Posted on 6/5/2019 9:22:45 AM

Natalie Looney named principal of Summerour Middle School

An IUP business graduate is selected to serve as principal of a Georgia school.

Posted on 6/5/2019 9:19:52 AM

Soul Platter Café, DAHS partner to host prom dinner

An IUP Academy of Culinary Arts student is part of the volunteer cadre at a "pay it forward" cafe.

Posted on 6/5/2019 9:17:36 AM

H-burg Man Receives IUP Criminology Scholarship

A criminology graduate selected for a scholarship is highlighted.

Posted on 6/4/2019 10:07:52 AM

IUP team to present research on biodiversity in Honduras

IUP students presenting in Honduras at a seminar on biodiversity are spotlighted.

Posted on 6/4/2019 10:05:22 AM

Port A. native honored by IUP

One of the inaugural College of Health and Human Services Hall of Distinction honorees is recognized by his hometown.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:45:44 AM

Brandon Ranck Named Co-Lead of Regional Campus Leadership Team

An IUP student has been selected as co-lead for the American Cancer Society's campus leadership team for the northeast region.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:43:23 AM

North Hills hires new high school principal, three other administrators

An IUP graduate is tapped for a school district administrative post.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:41:14 AM

Barker earns ballot spot for prothonotary

A member of the IUP Marketing and Communications Division wins a spot on the ballet for county prothonotary and clerk of courts.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:38:50 AM

Students in the News(8)

An IUP student is recognized for winning a nursing scholarship.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:34:57 AM

Flashpoint: Impact of Philly's one party politics, Joe Biden courage awardee & #eidinthepark

IUP's Biden Award winner Adrianna Branin is profiled as the radio station's "newsmaker of the week."

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:32:26 AM

New York native thrives in downtown DuBois with cafe, dessert company

An IUP graduate opens a bakery in DuBois.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:28:42 AM

Reader Profile: Tony Victor

IUP student affairs master's graduate Tony Victor gets back to his roots with stormwater management.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:26:28 AM

One cannot manage what one does not measure

Susan Oh, a member of the Eberly College's Hall of Distinction, offers career advice for women interested in finance.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:24:03 AM

PA Polymer Maker gets SHARP

IUP's OSHA program is recognized for its work with Pennsylvania companies.

Posted on 6/4/2019 9:21:56 AM

Students in the news(7)

An IUP May nursing graduate is honored with the Judith Ann Shoop Memorial Award.

Posted on 5/28/2019 4:03:35 PM

Delmont Visionary Committee works with IUP students on possible Heritage Trail routes

IUP students are part of a community initiative to develop the Westmoreland Heritage Trail.

Posted on 5/28/2019 3:58:52 PM

ELECTION 2019: Former district attorney unseats Rega

An IUP graduate is named as a magisterial district judge.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:38:54 AM

Progressive Field depicted in ‘Art of Words’

An IUP art graduate produces an innovative piece about the Cleveland Indians baseball team.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:34:46 AM

Interior design major gets hands-on experience

An IUP student's work with an interior design class in Punxsutawney is highlighted.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:31:46 AM

Seven African Americans Who Have Been Appointed to Administrative Posts in Academia

IUP's new vice president for student affairs is included in a story about academic hires.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:29:04 AM

CAIS Strengthens Senior Leadership Team with Four Key Additions

An IUP graduate is tapped for a senior leadership position in a financial organization.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:23:20 AM

ELECTION 2019: Keith, Gorman move on to November

IUP Executive Assistant to the President Robin Gorman wins a slot in the primary to run for Indiana County Commissioner.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:20:45 AM

S&T Bank promotes woman to senior VP

An IUP graduate is promoted to a leadership position at S&T Bank.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:14:57 AM

Four inducted into IUP hall of distinction

Four Eberly College graduates were inducted into IUP’s Eberly College of Business and Information Technology’s Business Hall of Distinction.

Posted on 5/23/2019 10:12:56 AM

Slate of Cambria row offices to be decided this fall

An IUP graduate is seeking another term in Cambria County government.

Posted on 5/23/2019 9:01:38 AM

Hempfield supervisor candidates tackle fire, police issues ahead of primary race

An IUP graduate is a candidate for a township supervisor position.

Posted on 5/23/2019 8:58:57 AM

North Schuylkill School Board Meeting Notes for May 2019

A Schuylkill School Board approves a dual enrollment agreement with IUP.

Posted on 5/17/2019 9:12:56 AM

Pocketbook issues drive heated contests in school board races

IUP Political Science professor Dr. David Chambers offers commentary on local elections.

Posted on 5/17/2019 9:07:33 AM

Athena Award Presented to YSU Acting Dean King

An IUP doctoral graduate is selected for her community's ATHENA leadership award.

Posted on 5/17/2019 9:04:02 AM

El-Mekki: Black Folks, Stop Chasing White Integration. It’s Not the Surest Path to Black Student Achievement

An IUP graduate offers opinion on integration and black student achievement.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:52:55 PM

Three area students honored at IUP(1)

Area students graduating with a perfect 4.0 grade point average are recognized.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:50:16 PM

Biology major chosen for fellowship

IUP student Morgan Glasser is the 2019 Kopchick Fellow, doing research at MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:44:03 PM

IUP trustees hear info on IT security

IUP's Council of Trustees hears an update about technology security.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:41:09 PM

WLU honors faculty

An IUP doctoral graduate is honored as one of his university's professor of the year.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:39:08 PM

Debra L. Blair joins Gregory, Doyle, Calhoun & Rogers LLC

An IUP graduate is named as an associate in a law firm.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:35:41 PM

Nash Community College recognizes master instructors

An IUP graduate is honored for excellence in teaching.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:33:13 PM

IUP trustees hear about ongoing arboretum work

IUP's Council of Trustees hears a plan for development of Confluence Park.

Posted on 5/16/2019 3:30:36 PM

Three area students honored at IUP

Local students graduating from IUP with a 4.0 grade point average are recognized.

Posted on 5/14/2019 11:12:05 AM

Activities of local students on campuses

Local students are recognized for serving as a gift presenter and for graduating with a perfect 4.0 grade point average.

Posted on 5/14/2019 10:11:30 AM

Indiana grad tapped to head IUP SGA(1)

A local student is recognized for being elected to lead IUP's Student Government Association.

Posted on 5/14/2019 10:06:46 AM

Presentation on school safety issues scheduled

An IUP educational and school psychology faculty member will present a program on school safety, sponsored by the League of Women Voters.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:17:07 AM

Committee presentations detail successes of student programs

Reports to the Council of Trustees at the May meeting included information on advancement success and updates from the Division of Student Affairs.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:15:11 AM

Firm: KCAC benefits area economy

An independent firm offers analysis of the economic impact of the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex on the local economy.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:12:28 AM

Penns Manor graduate earns scholarship

A local graduate is recognized for earning a Criminology and Criminal Justice Department scholarship.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:10:14 AM

End of semester brings changes at IUP

IUP's Council of Trustees approves resolutions in honor of Michael Hood, the Mackey family and Caleb King.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:08:05 AM

Indiana grad tapped to head IUP SGA

A local student is recognized for leadership in IUP's Student Government Association,

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:05:04 AM

IUP student retention rate on the rise

IUP's retention rate is on the rise, IUP Trustees learned at the May meeting of the group.

Posted on 5/14/2019 9:01:34 AM

Mountainside Baroque concert to Bach's extended family

IUP students are part of a community choir.

Posted on 5/14/2019 8:59:02 AM

More than 2,000 to graduate from IUP this weekend

IUP's May commencement ceremony is highlighted.

Posted on 5/14/2019 8:49:35 AM

Campus Notes(1)

A local woman is honored for completing her studies with a perfect 4.0 grade point average.

Posted on 5/13/2019 3:55:43 PM

Scholarship given

An IUP student is selected for a Women's Club of IUP scholarship.

Posted on 5/13/2019 3:47:13 PM

New dean announced

An IUP graduate is named dean of the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (Athens Campus).

Posted on 5/8/2019 8:21:16 AM

Women Leading The AI Industry, “Know your place; It is right here in this business” with Deana Rhoades and Tyler Gallagher

An AI magazine features an IUP graduate talking about women in technology.

Posted on 5/8/2019 8:18:14 AM

PBS39 to Air Live Mayoral Debate in the City of Reading

An IUP doctoral graduate is part of a community televised campaign debate.

Posted on 5/8/2019 8:15:13 AM

Pa. Senate confirms Elliot Howsie as Allegheny County judge

An IUP criminal justice doctoral student is named judge in Allegheny County.

Posted on 5/8/2019 8:10:55 AM

IUP professor named as a Fulbright scholar, headed to Honduras

IUP's Josiah Townsend has been selected for a Fulbright Research grant.

Posted on 5/7/2019 11:51:14 AM

WJAC's Crispin Havener wins statewide award for investigative reporting

An IUP graduate is honored for investigative news reporting.

Posted on 5/7/2019 11:48:25 AM

60 days in Iceberg Alley, drilling for marine sediment to decipher Earth’s climate 3 million years ago

Geosciences professor Jonathan Warnock is part of the JOIDES Resolution research vessel crew.

Posted on 5/7/2019 11:44:32 AM

IUP student from Clearfield to graduate with perfect 4.0

A local woman graduating with a perfect 4.0 grade point average is recognized.

Posted on 5/7/2019 11:40:59 AM

Clearfield woman to be honored at IUP graduation for perfect 4.0

An IUP May graduate is recognized for graduating with a perfect 4.0 grade point average.

Posted on 5/7/2019 11:36:04 AM

60 days in Iceberg Alley, drilling for marine sediment to decipher Earth's climate 3 million yea(1)

IUP's Jonathan Warnock is referenced in a story about an Antarctic voyage.

Posted on 5/7/2019 10:48:37 AM

Hires and promotions at Liquid Interactive and other new hires, promotions and awards

An IUP geography and regional planning graduate is selected to head operations of the Delaware Canal State Park Complex.

Posted on 5/6/2019 9:13:09 AM

Gazette Photos: There's walking the walk, then there's chalking the chalk

Photos of IUP's annual Chalk the Walk are featured.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:59:34 AM

Tightrope walkers tow the line on campus

A photo taken in IUP's Oak Grove includes two students practicing tightrope walking.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:57:32 AM

Erie City Hall phone line, greeters a good start

An IUP graduate is part of the first cohort of receptionists at Eric City Hall.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:55:06 AM

IUP names vice president for student affairs(1)

IUP announces the selection of Dr. Thomas Segar as the new vice president for student affairs.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:52:50 AM

IUP names vice president for student affairs

IUP's new vice president for student affairs, Dr. Thomas Segar, is announced.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:50:45 AM

60 days in Iceberg Alley, drilling for marine sediment to decipher Earth's climate 3 million years ago

IUP geoscientist Dr. Jonathan Warnock is part of a story on the research being done on the JOIDES Reolution research vessel.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:48:13 AM

Moving on from a massacre: Squirrel Hill residents have help, but is it reaching those in need?

IUP Distinguished University Professor Dr. Krys Kaniasty talks about victim support and recovery following the Tree of Life shootings.

Posted on 5/6/2019 8:40:22 AM

OSHA promotes workplace safety with partnership on B. Braun expansion

IUP is working with the Occupational Health and Safety Administration on a project in Lehigh Valley.

Posted on 5/2/2019 5:18:24 PM

Baha’is in Iran plagued by worsening systematic persecution

An IUP doctoral graduate offers comment on the Baha'is political situation.

Posted on 5/2/2019 8:53:32 AM

50 Years And Going Strong: The Parma Symphony Orchestra

An IUP music education graduate is continuing to teach in his community.

Posted on 5/2/2019 8:50:01 AM

George Calaba

An IUP geography and regional planning master's graduate will supervise the Delaware Canal State Park project.

Posted on 5/2/2019 8:47:21 AM

Decision day: How the region’s students picked their college

A Philadelphia high school senior discusses his reasons for choosing IUP.

Posted on 5/1/2019 9:00:00 AM

The Power of Progress

The Hon. Jeffrey Harris recognizes IUP at an international geography and regional planning symposium.

Posted on 4/30/2019 8:33:22 AM

Freeport Sports Native Gives Donation to IUP

A Freeport man is donating funds for a scholarship program at IUP.

Posted on 4/29/2019 4:02:08 PM

Kewaunee Scientific (KEQU) Announces Appointment of New Vice President of Finance & CFO

An IUP graduate is named VP of Finance and CFO of Kewunee Scientific.

Posted on 4/29/2019 9:13:28 AM

Pennsylvania’s State Amphibian – A critter that finally got some respect

Retired biologist Dr. Art Hulse is credited for research relating to the new state amphibian, the eastern hellbender.

Posted on 4/29/2019 9:11:10 AM

Volunteers plant future forest at Flight 93 National Memorial

IUP biology faculty and students are part of a project to maintain the health of trees planted at the Flight 93 memorial.

Posted on 4/29/2019 9:07:50 AM

Tribute to Women YWCA Greater Johnstown will honor eight for community service

A three-degree IUP graduate is honored for her work in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) by the YMCA Greater Johnstown.

Posted on 4/29/2019 9:01:41 AM

IUP’s annual ‘Chalk the Walk’ commentary contest scheduled

IUP's Annual Chalk the Walk program will be held May 1.

Posted on 4/29/2019 8:55:11 AM

Alumna’s Pulitzer makes four for IUP journalists

IUP boasts four Pulitzer Prize winning alumna from its Journalism and Public Relations department.

Posted on 4/29/2019 8:52:50 AM

Leaders discuss decline in IUP enrollment

IUP Vice President for Enrollment Management Dr. Patricia McCarthy discusses strategies IUP is employing to address demographic issues.

Posted on 4/29/2019 8:49:51 AM

Sunday Business Page: IUP 4/28/2019

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll and IUP Vice President for Enrollment Management Dr. Patricia McCarthy talk about the tuition flexibility program and IUP highlights.

Posted on 4/29/2019 8:47:03 AM

Penn State DuBois commencement planned, Fairman to offer address

IUP Trustee Joyce Fairman will deliver the commencement address at Penn State DuBois.

Posted on 4/26/2019 5:48:12 PM

Beaumont nonprofit CEO and foundation head awarded alma mater's highest distinction

IUP Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Ed Keller is spotlighted.

Posted on 4/26/2019 4:36:33 PM

Garden Club participates in Earth Day event

A community garden club participates in IUP's student-organized Earth Day.

Posted on 4/26/2019 4:31:56 PM

Seeds of Faith: Senior class prepares for new chapter

An local high school graduate makes plans to attend IUP.

Posted on 4/26/2019 4:30:13 PM

Johnstown’s first woman police chief, former mayor Linda Weaver dies

An IUP graduate was Johnstown's first female police office and then first female chief.

Posted on 4/26/2019 4:28:12 PM

Jason Fulvi: From the Back of the Kitchen to the Top of a CVB

An IUP graduate is profiled for his career in hospitality.

Posted on 4/25/2019 3:57:55 PM

Shaw launches D.A. re-election bid

An IUP graduate is running for re-election to his position as district attorney.

Posted on 4/25/2019 3:53:35 PM

IUP student selected for fellowship

An IUP student earns a prestigious graduate fellowship.

Posted on 4/25/2019 3:45:39 PM

Exeter native just misses advancing to the finals of Barilla’s Pasta World

A culinary arts graduate places second in a qualifying competition for a national pasta competition.

Posted on 4/24/2019 2:28:08 PM

SSHE CHANCELLOR VISITS IUP TO CONTINUE SSHE REDESIGN DISCUSSION

Chancellor Daniel Greenstein's open forum at IUP is discussed.

Posted on 4/24/2019 2:20:35 PM

PSSHE chancellor optimistic as universities face challenges

The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Chancellor Daniel Greenstein visited IUP and offered a public forum.

Posted on 4/24/2019 2:18:40 PM

Kathleen Johnson selected as Top Reiki Master of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

An IUP graduate is selected as the Top Reiki Master of the Year by her professional organization.

Posted on 4/23/2019 1:58:49 PM

Taking on Hollywood: Altoona native had a re-occurring role on ‘American Horror Story’

IUP graduate and actress Jennifer Warren talks about her ongoing experience as an actress.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:38:27 PM

Coventry Singers to explore 'The Heart of Music' on April 27-28

An alumni is directing a musical group for a community concert.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:31:28 PM

Public Defender Elliot Howsie, in line to be an Allegheny County judge, spurs mixed reviews

An IUP graduate is in line to be an Allegheny County judge.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:28:48 PM

Delaware State University honors three women of achievement

An IUP master's graduate is honored by her community.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:23:01 PM

Local artist, BCAT instructor donates 'Little Free Library' to Jeff Tech

An IUP graduate establishes a "little free library" in her community.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:19:08 PM

Years after record Marcellus Shale fine was dropped, gas leak continues in Lycoming County

An IUP geosciences professor is helping to do research at a site that residents claim is contaminated by methane gas.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:15:22 PM

People(1)

A doctoral graduate is named dean of a West Virginia State University college.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:11:17 PM

Area colleges prepare to send off graduates

IUP's May commencement plans are detailed.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:08:46 PM

Are you being tracked? Burned by lasers? Maybe you are a ‘Targeted Individual’

IUP psychology professor Dr. David LaPorte talks about paranoia, technology and mental illness.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:06:08 PM

Silicon Valley Came to Kansas Schools. That Started a Rebellion.

Work by IUP for a survey about a learning system in the local schools is mentioned in a New York Times article.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:02:13 PM

IUP history department chair receives distinguished professor honor

Dr. Scott Moore is named Distinguished University Professor for 2019-2020.

Posted on 4/22/2019 12:00:08 PM

Waynesboro native honored by IUP

Ed Keller is honored as a Distinguished Alumni Award recipient.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:57:49 AM

Around Tech Valley

An IUP graduate is honored with an Impact Award from the College of Education and Communications.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:55:38 AM

New chef, new flavors, same family at Chambersburg's Bistro 71

An Academy of Culinary Arts grad is the chef at a Chambersburg restaurant.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:53:18 AM

FAF Trustees Appoint Susan M. Cosper to Financial Accounting Standards Board

An IUP graduate is named to a financial standards board.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:51:16 AM

This Pittsburgh officer became a cop to write a book — and never stopped

A graduate of the IUP Police Academy is a writer turned cop turned writer turned cop.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:47:47 AM

Author Has Always Been Drawn To Horror Since Grade School

An IUP graduate is a writer for a software company by day and a horror book writer by night.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:42:55 AM

Council hires police officer, new parking coordinator

An IUP police officer will become an Indiana Borough police officer.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:39:28 AM

Erika Stanish

An IUP graduate is named as an assignment reporter for an Oklahoma television station.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:37:10 AM

St. Vincent-St. Mary names new principal

An elementary education graduate is named principal at an Ohio school.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:34:18 AM

City hires planner, director of community life

An IUP May graduate is selected for the Lock Haven City Planner position.

Posted on 4/22/2019 11:32:03 AM

Chef Ryan Peters' Bucatini alla Puttanesca takes second place at U.S. pasta competition

An IUP Academy of Culinary Arts graduate places second in a national cooking competition.

Posted on 4/15/2019 2:52:22 PM

Greenstein to return to IUP

The State System of Higher Education Chancellor will be at IUP for an open forum.

Posted on 4/15/2019 2:49:10 PM

Cranberry Township student receives Fulbright grant

IUP student Daniel Wethli is recognized for his Fulbright research grant.

Posted on 4/15/2019 2:46:21 PM

Home Savings Promotes Comport to VP

An IUP graduate is named to a vice presidential position at a regional bank.

Posted on 4/15/2019 2:44:25 PM

About People

An IUP student's Fulbright Grant is announced.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:36:37 PM

IUP student awarded for courage

IUP student Adrianna Branin is recognized for her bystander intervention by the State System Board of Governors.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:32:41 PM

IUP, county SHRM chapters form partnership

IUP and a county human resources group has formed a partnership.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:29:54 PM

IUP to continue planetarium shows

IUP invites the community to its planetarium show.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:27:59 PM

University to offer cybersecurity summer camp

IUP will host a free cybersecurity camp for children.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:26:38 PM

Women honored at AAUW banquet

Two IUP students join the women honored by the AAUW.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:25:08 PM

Barr receives 2019 IUP Punxsutawney Essay Scholarship

An IUP student wins a free speech essay contest.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:21:07 PM

IUP Six O'Clock program to feature Holocaust survivors, scholars(1)

IUP's Six O'Clock series to feature Holocaust survivors and scholars.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:17:04 PM

Commissioners applaud IUP women's basketball team(1)

IUP’s women’s basketball team and their head coach, Tom McConnell, are honored by the Indiana County Commissioners.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:10:37 PM

Commissioners applaud IUP women's basketball team

IUP's women's basketball team are honored by the Indiana County Commissioners.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:08:41 PM

Garzarelli named IUP AD

IUP's new athletic director is named.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:06:49 PM

New Director of Erie County Public Library Named

IUP alumni Blane Dessy is named to lead the Erie County Library system.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:04:50 PM

IUP names Todd Gazarelli athletic director

IUP's new athletic director is announced.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:02:30 PM

IUP honors philanthropy of Latrobe couple

IUP's award of excellence in volunteer leadership recipient the Cejkas are recognized.

Posted on 4/12/2019 5:00:53 PM

IUP hires Garzarelli as athletic director

IUP's new athletic director is announced.

Posted on 4/12/2019 4:58:52 PM

Philadelphia Student Receives National Biden Courage Award For Stopping Sexual Assault(2)

IUP student Adrianna Branin's Biden Award is recognized.

Posted on 4/12/2019 4:57:04 PM

7 honored as distinguished alumni

IUP's 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award winners are recognized.

Posted on 4/12/2019 4:53:55 PM

Fiber arts symposium returning to Somerset Historical Center

An IUP arts graduate is coordinating a regional art exhibition.

Posted on 4/12/2019 4:49:40 PM

IUP student Adrianna Branin wins Biden award for halting assault

IUP student Adrianna Branin's bystander intervention is recognized in an editorial by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

Posted on 4/8/2019 2:28:56 PM

Sexual assault awareness campaign underway

IUP's Take Back the Night program is highlighted.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:19:11 PM

IUP Six O'Clock program to feature Holocaust survivors, scholars

IUP's Six O'Clock Series program on the Holocaust is profiled.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:10:27 PM

International Unity Day event set at IUP

Events for IUP's International Unity Day are highlighted.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:08:23 PM

Guns are focus of provocative gallery exhibit

A graduate of IUP is part of an exhibition designed to provoke discussion about guns.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:06:26 PM

IUP exhibit offers opportunity to own artwork

Works from IUP's University Museum are in a downtown business.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:03:03 PM

Universities given flexibility to set tuition

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll offers comment about a proposal for tuition flexibility.

Posted on 4/5/2019 5:01:38 PM

Dallas High School grad will present Shakespeare lecture at Misericordia

IUP professor Dr. Chris Orchard is an invited presenter at a program on Shakespeare.

Posted on 4/5/2019 4:59:30 PM

Pocopson Elementary heart and soul honored

An elementary education graduate is honored by his school district as the Heart of Learning Award.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:57:56 PM

Why worthless humanities degrees may set you up for life

An article explores how degrees in the humanities can mean great returns for good jobs and careers, including IUP graduate Chad Hurley.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:52:42 PM

AASD teachers receive CARE Awards

An IUP graduate is honored for excellence in teaching.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:43:29 PM

Students in the News(6)

IUP students named to Phi Kappa Phi honor society are recognized.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:40:50 PM

IUP student awarded Biden Courage Award

IUP student Adrianna Branin is recognized for her Biden Courage Award.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:38:51 PM

IUP student honored with Biden Courage Award for stopping sexual assault

IUP student Adrianna Branin is recognized for her work in bystander intervention.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:36:38 PM

Archaeologists excavating artifacts near historic Mount Tabor Church

IUP master's student Steven Campbell is doing an archaeology  project at an old community church.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:34:05 PM

Quota donates to Project Smile

Students from IUP's National Student Speech, Language and Hearing Association present to a local community organization.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:31:16 PM

3 to join Allegheny Valley School District’s Alumni Hall of Fame

An IUP graduate is named to his high school alumni hall of fame.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:20:15 PM

A conversation with Gary Schmidt of Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network

An IUP graduate is the president and CEO of a post-acute care provider facility.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:17:55 PM

Event celebrates research

Indiana High School students were part of the Dr. John J. and Char Kopchick College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Women in Mathematics and Science event, part of the university's Research Appreciation Week.

Posted on 4/2/2019 6:01:09 PM

Double Dare Live! coming to IUP

A show coming to the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex is highlighted.

Posted on 3/28/2019 11:50:07 AM

IUP student receives courage award for stopping assault

IUP's Adrianna Branin's Biden Hero Award is recognized.

Posted on 3/28/2019 11:10:20 AM

Reading High seniors honored by Olivet Boys & Girls Clubs

An incoming Culinary Arts student is honored by her community's Boys and Girls Club.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:59:20 AM

IUP hosts ribbon cutting ceremony(1)

IUP's ribbon cutting ceremony for the Bill and Judy Scheeren Literacy Center is featured.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:55:52 AM

Punxsutawney Garden Club seeks to grow with new members

Students at IUP Punxsutawney are actively involved in the community through the Punxsutawney Garden Club.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:53:31 AM

Philadelphia Student Receives National Biden Courage Award For Stopping Sexual Assault(1)

IUP's Adrianna Branin's Biden Hero Award is featured.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:47:41 AM

IUP student wins Biden Courage Award for stopping assault near campus

IUP's Adrianna Branin is recognized by Governor Tom Wolf for her actions resulting in her Biden Hero Award.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:44:35 AM

Skip to comments. S. Philly college student receives the Biden Award for stopping sexual assault

IUP's Adrianna Branin is recognized for being selected for the Biden Hero award.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:42:26 AM

PA College Student receives 2019 Biden Courage Award for Stopping Sexual Assault

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf congratulates IUP's Biden Award winner, Adrianna Branin.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:39:33 AM

Mansfield University joints Chesapeake Bay eco-studies unit

IUP is part of a collaborative to study the Chesapeake Bay.

Posted on 3/28/2019 10:36:29 AM

S. Philly college student receives the Biden Award for stopping sexual assault after off-campus party

An IUP student from Philadelphia is honored with the 2019 Biden Hero Award.

Posted on 3/27/2019 3:54:05 PM

IUP hosts ribbon cutting ceremony

IUP formally cut the ribbon for the Bill and Judy Scheeren Literacy Center.

Posted on 3/27/2019 3:48:36 PM

IUP Dance Theater Company to present fresh twist on a classic

IUP Dance Theater and IUP Percussion Ensemble join for a retelling of the classic "Cinderella."

Posted on 3/27/2019 3:46:05 PM

Philadelphia Student Receives National Biden Courage Award For Stopping Sexual Assault

An IUP student is honored with the Biden Courage Award for stopping a sexual assault.

Posted on 3/27/2019 3:43:48 PM

Branin 2019 Biden Courage Award Recipient

Adrianna Branin, a junior political science and religious studies double major at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, is the recipient of a 2019 Biden Courage Award, celebrating student heroes who are working to stop sexual assault. Branin, of Philadelphia, was recognized for stopping a sexual assault by actively confronting six to eight men and physically removing the potential victim from the situation.

Posted on 3/26/2019 4:11:57 PM

IUP students named to dean’s list(1)

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 3/25/2019 5:21:11 PM

Correcting flood plain map to benefit IUP, officials say

IUP officials are correcting the flood plain map to more accurately describe campus properties.

Posted on 3/25/2019 5:03:21 PM

Contribution from alumnus to help build outdoor center(1)

An IUP graduate's donation to benefit an outdoor science learning center is featured.

Posted on 3/25/2019 8:23:16 AM

IUPatty's remains quiet

Updated information about the weekend activities is reported.

Posted on 3/24/2019 1:05:43 PM

Driscoll to go on listening tour

President Driscoll's intention to begin a "listening tour" is detailed.

Posted on 3/24/2019 12:58:52 PM

'Hard' And 'Soft' School Safety Solutions On Display At Western PA Conference

IUP faculty were part of a symposium on school safety and security.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:24:45 PM

IUP professor serves as guest instructor for Upper St. Clair band

IUP music faculty Dr. Jason Worzbyt serves as guest conductor at an area school band.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:21:49 PM

'Hard’ and ‘soft’ school safety solutions on display at western Pa. conference

IUP faculty were part of a symposium on school safety and security.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:18:15 PM

Altoona Brass to make Johnstown debut

IUP is the home to several members of a Brass Collective.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:16:16 PM

Kristina Gonzalez has joined City Center Investment Corp. and other hires, promotions and awards

An IUP graduate is selected for a social media position.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:13:45 PM

IUP's efforts to retain students showing results, trustees told

IUP is working to increase retention; efforts are presented to the IUP Council of Trustees at its March meeting.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:07:39 PM

Here are the Pittsburgh Technology Council's CIOs of the year

An IT professional at IUP is one of the finalists for the CISO of the year award sponsored by the Pittsburgh Technology Council.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:05:28 PM

Greene County's new game warden ready to leave his mark

An IUP graduate is named game warden in Greene County.

Posted on 3/23/2019 2:02:19 PM

First Lutheran Church to host Tuesday Noon Recitals, Luncheons

Graduate students of Dr. Christine Clewell will present a recital at a Johnstown church.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:59:15 PM

Wyndmoor resident is first gay judge in Montgomery County

An IUP graduate is the first openly gay judge elected in Montgomery County.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:56:38 PM

West Hempfield Township names new Chief of Police

A graduate student is named chief of the West Hempfield Township Police Department.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:54:26 PM

IUP's Master of Fine Arts Student Thesis Exhibits set

IUP art graduate students will present an exhibition of their work at IUP's Kipp Gallery.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:51:29 PM

It’s official: Jason Schaeffer is Leechburg’s new police chief

A Police Academy graduate is named to head the Leechburg Police Department.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:49:23 PM

Officials put finishing touches on safety planning for weekend

IUP is working collaboratively to keep the community safe and welcoming through the Indiana Area Collaborative Team (I-ACT).

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:46:48 PM

Women of Influence: Meet Wendy Pardee with The Children's Institute of Pittsburgh

IUP graduate Wendy Pardee is honored as a woman of influence by the Pittsburgh Business Times.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:44:44 PM

AB Professor publishes article on climate change

An IUP graduate authors an article on her research on climate change for a national journal.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:42:03 PM

Who's News: Lancaster County hires and promotions

An IUP graduate advances in his career.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:39:22 PM

Democrats pick IUP professor to run for retired state Sen. Don White’s seat

IUP sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser gets the Democratic nomination to run for a Senate seat.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:37:32 PM

Chamber eyes effects of legislation

IUP President Dr. Michael Driscoll offers an update on IUP at the monthly Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meeting.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:35:07 PM

Contribution from alumnus to help build outdoor center

An IUP graduate has made a donation for the Science Discovery Center, which will be named in his honor as the Larry Sobotka Science Discovery and Outdoor Learning Center.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:31:28 PM

UP professor discusses strategies to prevent students' misbehavior

IUP professor Dr. Dan Lee was one of four IUP faculty to speak at a school safety and security symposium.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:28:49 PM

LETTER: IUP deserves credit, not criticism

An IUP graduate praises the quality of his IUP education and IUP's continued work.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:27:03 PM

The cicadas are coming! Noisy insects will emerge with warmer weather

IUP biology faculty Dr. Ellen Yerger offers comments on cicadas.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:24:55 PM

Wilkes-Barre trolley history on display at first of two events

IUP archivist Harrison Wick presents a program on historic trolleys.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:22:24 PM

Memorial held for slain FBI agent

Graduate and FBI agent Gregory Spinelli, killed in the line of duty, is honored.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:19:56 PM

Ovations to feature Grammy-nominated Oleta Adams

IUP Ovations! Series will present Grammy-award nominated artist Oleta Adams.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:17:38 PM

Behavioral support program benefits students, expert says

IUP faculty were part of a school safety symposium, held at the KCAC.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:15:59 PM

Party leaders convene to select nominees for 41st Senate district vacancy

IUP sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser is seeking a nomination to run for the 41st Senate seat.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:14:12 PM

YouTube Founders Chad Hurley and Steven Shih Chen Earn Lifetime Engineering & Technology EMMY

IUP graduate Chad Hurley is honored for his work to create YouTube.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:11:53 PM

Area Students Named to Dean's List at Indiana University of Pa.

Area students are recognized with dean's list honors.

Posted on 3/23/2019 1:09:40 PM

Pysanky Egg Decorating at Audubon Saturday, March 23

An IUP graduate is doing a workshop on ethnic art.

Posted on 3/14/2019 1:12:06 PM

I-ACT team to discuss gatherings

A university-community group will meet to discuss ongoing work to discourage disruptive behaviors during high-celebratory weekends.

Posted on 3/14/2019 1:09:52 PM

At police departments, part-time officers stretched thin

IUP Criminal Justice Training Academy Director Dennis Marsili offers comment on the drop in the number of police cadets.

Posted on 3/14/2019 1:06:36 PM

Garden club to meet

IUP biology professor Dr. Holly Travis presents a program on green roof gardening to a local garden club.

Posted on 3/14/2019 1:00:59 PM

IUP grad students to assist with literacy efforts in class

IUP graduate students will work to increase literacy rates for local K-12 students.

Posted on 3/14/2019 12:44:27 PM

IUP Health Service achieves accreditation

IUP's Health Services has received national accreditation, one of only 10 college health services in Pennsylvania to achieve accreditation.

Posted on 3/14/2019 12:42:21 PM

Heritage College selects alumna with emergency medicine experience as dean of Athens Campus

An IUP musicology graduate who pursued additional degrees in medicine, is named dean of the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Athens campus.

Posted on 3/12/2019 1:24:51 PM

Western Pennsylvania police departments, part-time officers stretched thin

IUP's director of the Criminal Justice Training Center comments on the lack of police cadets and strategies in place to train cadets to be more successful without force.

Posted on 3/12/2019 10:52:08 AM

Walk with a Nutritionist

IUP food and nutrition faculty member Nicole Dann-Payne and IUP dietetic interns are part of the Indiana County Decathlon.

Posted on 3/12/2019 10:49:10 AM

IUP Receives Largest Gift in History

Dr. Michael Driscoll, President, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and  Khatmeh Osseiran-Hanna, Vice President for University Advancement, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, discuss Imagine Unlimited campaign and the gift from the Kopchicks.

Posted on 3/12/2019 10:04:36 AM

Wildlife For Everyone Foundation Awards College Scholarships To 5 Students

A master's degree student wins a scholarship from the Wildlife for Everyone Foundation.

Posted on 3/12/2019 9:04:25 AM

Symposium set to discuss school security

IUP faculty member Dr. Timothy Runge is part of the planning team for a school safety program being held at IUP.

Posted on 3/12/2019 9:01:55 AM

Symposium set to discuss security(1)

IUP faculty, including Dr. Timothy Runge, are part of a school safety symposium being hosted at IUP.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:59:42 AM

Symposium set to discuss security

IUP faculty member Dr. Timothy Runge has worked to plan and will present at a school safety symposium hosted by IUP.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:56:55 AM

Clarion Chamber honors individuals, organizations

A graduate is honored for her community service as Citizen of the Year in Clarion County.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:54:14 AM

Armstrong County Students Named to Latest Dean’s List at IUP

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:51:12 AM

Notes from the Field: Evidence-Based Practice Research as Responsible Practice

Department of Corrections Secretary John Wetzel, who has an honorary doctoral degree from IUP, offers commentary on the criminal justice system.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:48:06 AM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Brode announces run for IASD board

An IUP graduate is seeking a school board seat.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:43:07 AM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Boser seeks nomination for senate seat in 41st

Sociology professor Dr. Susan Boser is seeking the nomination for a state senate seat.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:41:18 AM

IUP announces local students on dean's list

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:38:59 AM

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list honors.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:35:56 AM

Dean's list, IUP

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:33:30 AM

County graduates named to IUP Dean's List

Local students are recognized for achieving dean's list status.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:30:54 AM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Warnock seeks nomination for Indiana council

A geoscience professor announces his candidacy for Indiana Borough Council.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:28:54 AM

SD 500: Kimberly J. Becker

An IUP graduate is named to a California business journal leadership list.

Posted on 3/12/2019 8:24:25 AM

Local students on IUP dean’s list

Local students achieving dean's list status are recognized.

Posted on 3/7/2019 9:46:04 AM

Meet The Forbes Funds' Fred Brown, who is in search of a North Star

IUP graduate Fred Brown is profiled by the Pittsburgh Business Times.

Posted on 3/4/2019 6:05:08 PM

Top 100 Organizations(1)

IUP is selected as a Top 100 Organization by the Pennsylvania Business Central.

Posted on 3/4/2019 5:29:44 PM

WCCF appoints Reyes to Board of Trustees

An Energy Management Advisory Council member is named to the the Washington County Community Foundation Board of Trustees.

Posted on 3/4/2019 5:16:46 PM

Four local firms named among top organizations(1)

IUP is selected for the Top 100 Organizations by the Pennsylvania Business Central.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:59:53 PM

University names new dean of libraries

A Wayne State University administrator is selected to serve as IUP's Dean of Libraries.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:57:11 PM

Four local firms named among top organizations

IUP is included on the Pennsylvania Business Central's Top 100 Organizations.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:54:53 PM

IUP professor announces candidacy for Allegheny Township supervisor seat

An IUP professor is running for public office in Allegheny Township.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:37:57 PM

Area schools mark Read Across America Days

IUP English professor organized several IUP employees to participate in Read Across America day in local schools.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:35:55 PM

Paule plans city council run

An IUP graduate plans a run for Altoona city council.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:34:00 PM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Ford seeks re-election to Indiana council

IUP faculty member Ben Ford is running for re-election to Indiana Borough Council.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:29:57 PM

Mountainside Baroque concert March 24

IUP students will be part of a vocal ensemble in West Virginia.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:26:52 PM

Oops: IUP basketball forgets its uniforms for game at Edinboro

IUP's men's basketball team's missing jerseys didn't stop the Crimson Hawks from winning the PSAC West championship.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:23:52 PM

Pennsylvania university basketball team don opponent’s uniforms after forgetting their own during title game

IUP's men's basketball team forgot its uniforms and borrowed Edinboro's jerseys.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:20:08 PM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Smith announces run for Indiana Area school board

An IUP graduate is running for a school board seat.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:17:48 PM

Wardrobe Malfunction: IUP Basketball Team Forgets Uniforms, Has To Wear Edinboro’s For Title Game

Coach Lombardi's 300th win was made with his team in Edinboro uniforms.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:15:25 PM

D-II team forgets uniforms, forced to wear home team's

IUP's men's basketball team forgot its uniforms and had to borrow jerseys from its opponent.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:13:33 PM

Division II men’s basketball team forgot some luggage at home and had to wear opponent’s jerseys

IUP's men's basketball team had to borrow jerseys from Edinboro when they forgot their own uniforms for the game.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:11:03 PM

'Uniform malfunction': Team forgets uniforms, wins in opponents' jerseys

IUP's men's basketball forgets its jerseys, borrows Edinboro's uniforms.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:08:46 PM

Pitt at Titusville sets workshop about women across cultures

A current doctoral student will present a program about women across cultures.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:06:32 PM

Forgetful Div. II team forced to wear host's unis

IUP's men basketball team forgot the IUP uniforms and wore Edinboro's travel uniforms for the game.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:02:34 PM

Letter to the editor IUP deserves more media coverage

An IUP graduate pens a letter to the editor asking for more coverage of IUP sports.

Posted on 3/4/2019 4:00:26 PM

CAMPAIGN 2019: Gorman announces commissioner bid

IUP's Robin Gorman announces her candidacy for Indiana County Commissioner.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:58:32 PM

S. Strabane police sergeant running for magistrate

A police academy graduate is running for district magistrate.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:54:50 PM

Becker, Eyer, Sax, Wolford McKelvey to enter business hall of fame

An IUP graduate is honored posthumously with induction into the Johnstown region's Business Hall of Fame.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:52:38 PM

SAMA director sees cultural shift for the arts, gender opportunities

An IUP graduate is the first woman director of a regional art museum.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:48:09 PM

As good as his word: IUP professor Jesick honored

IUP journalism professor Randy Jesick is honored for his long-time service to IUP.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:44:32 PM

Sterling High School teacher to receive Lifetime Educator of the Year award

An IUP graduate is honored for a lifetime of dedication to teaching.

Posted on 3/4/2019 3:40:55 PM

Thomas enters race for Monessen City Council

An IUP graduate is seeking public office.

Posted on 2/22/2019 6:11:58 PM

Students named to Dean's Lists

Students achieve dean's list status.

Posted on 2/22/2019 6:09:22 PM

'Defiant Requiem' At IUP Commemorates Historic Verdi Performances In Nazi Concentration Camp

IUP hosts a special program, "Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezin."

Posted on 2/22/2019 6:05:51 PM

DuBois Community Band director still enjoys sharing his passion for music

A graduate continues his passion for music in his community.

Posted on 2/22/2019 6:01:53 PM

IUP professor working with former Gov. Ridge on Homeland Security book

Dr. Aleea Perry, political science, is collaborating with former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge on a new book on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:59:38 PM

Parents Of Timothy Piazza Push For More Anti-Hazing Laws

Greek leaders at IUP sponsored the Piazzas talking about what happened to their son and why colleges need to stop hazing.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:56:19 PM

The Piazzas lost a son to fraternity hazing. Tonight, they tell an audience at IUP why it must stop

IUP's Greek leadership sponsors a program with the Piazzas about the dangers of hazing.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:54:17 PM

CNX makes statement on reservoir

IUP continues work to monitor water and air quality at a Westmoreland County reservoir near gas wells.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:52:21 PM

Blairsville: College students offering tutoring services

An IUP freshman is coordinating a free tutoring program in the community.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:49:27 PM

International scholars visit U.S. classrooms

IUP's Fulbright Teaching Scholars program is highlighted.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:47:31 PM

Leadership conference set

IUP Center for Rural Health and Safety is a sponsor for a youth leadership conference.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:45:36 PM

Piazzas to speak at IUP, part of anti-hazing coalition

The IUP Greek community is sponsoring an anti-hazing program with Jim and Evelyn Piazza.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:43:12 PM

IUP interior design students hoping to create co workspaces in downtown Punxsutawney

Students in an interior design class are helping a Punxsutawney organization with a coworking space.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:40:28 PM

IUP to hold program on free speech

IUP's Year of Free Speech programming continues.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:37:03 PM

Task force helps limit OD deaths

An IUP professor is part of a group that is helping to curtail the overdose death trend in Indiana County.

Posted on 2/22/2019 5:35:13 PM

Stahlman and Thorp graduate from CNB management training progr