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Edinboro planetarium director earns national education award

Fri, 2018-09-21 09:33
An Edinboro University faculty member and director of the campus planetarium is the recipient of the only global award that recognizes a lifetime of astronomy education.

Edinboro University Adopting Community-Based Services

Thu, 2018-09-20 08:50
In response to regulatory changes and the availability of an increased number of local providers offering a broader range of support, Edinboro University will no longer directly provide attendant-care services to its students. Instead, a local service coordinator, A Bridge to Independence, will be located on campus to assist students in obtaining services. The change will be fully implemented by fall 2019. The attendant-care program, operated through the University’s Office for Accessibility Services, formerly OSD, provides specialized care to students with physical disabilities to assist with the activities of daily living (e.g. meal assistance and personal care).

Edinboro to welcome alumni, community members to campus for beach-themed Homecoming - Break out your tartan for Edinboro University Homecoming 2018, Sept. 28-29

Tue, 2018-09-18 12:28
“Boro at the Beach,” a tropical take on Edinboro University’s annual Homecoming celebration, will land at EU Sept. 28 and 29. Music, art, reunions and activities for all ages will fill the campus and the Edinboro community throughout both activity-packed days.

Taking Gaming to the Next Level: Edinboro to Launch Varsity eSports Team

Mon, 2018-09-17 11:26
Athletics at Edinboro are entering a new world — a virtual one. Beginning in fall 2019, Edinboro’s new eSports Team will begin competition against some of the top gamers in the world. The eSports team will be a varsity sport and a member of the National Association of Collegiate eSports (NACE). Players will compete in games like Fortnite, League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Hearthstone.

Edinboro expands small business support through FirstEnergy Foundation grant

Wed, 2018-09-12 09:26
Small business owners looking to launch a brand campaign will now have expanded tools and services at Edinboro University through a donation from the FirstEnergy Foundation.

Edinboro to host 5-part film series, discussion on opioid epidemic - Series to feature SHOWTIME program ‘The Trade’ beginning Sept. 17

Wed, 2018-09-12 08:39
From giant, bustling cities to quaint, sleepy small towns, the opioid epidemic has touched nearly every corner of the U.S., with the problem growing at an alarming rate

Edinboro’s MSW program earns Top 20 national ranking

Fri, 2018-09-07 15:48
After graduating magna cum laude from Edinboro with a degree in social work, Anna Marhefka didn’t look too far when deciding on graduate school.

National Weather Service recognizes Edinboro University as StormReady

Thu, 2018-09-06 13:26
Edinboro University, which earned StormReady recognition from National Weather Service based on weather-related emergency preparedness guidelines, will be ready if severe weather strikes.

Edinboro announces fall Al Stone Lecture Series - Lectures presented by active, retired faculty and field experts

Thu, 2018-09-06 08:31
Another season of academic discussion and community engagement is returning to Edinboro University this month with the fall block of the Al Stone Lecture Series.

Edinboro University – For Those who Strive

Thu, 2018-08-30 18:23
Monday marked the beginning of what promises to be an exciting year for Edinboro University. As a result of increasing admissions standards, the University saw a 12 percent year-over-year reduction in its acceptance rate for first-year students – 81 percent vs. 92 percent in fall 2017, which was down from an all-time high of 99 percent in 2014.

Highland Games at Edinboro University celebrate beauty, brawn of Scottish culture - 25th annual Highland Games & Scottish Festival kicks off Sept. 6

Wed, 2018-08-29 09:05
Let the games begin! Edinboro University’s picturesque campus will be filled with the colorful traditions of Scotland during the 25th annual Highland Games & Scottish Festival, Sept. 6-9.

Edinboro Planetarium celebrates 50 years of academic entertainment - Dr. Hurd and crew announce full schedule for fall 2018

Tue, 2018-08-28 15:28
Neil Armstrong and his Apollo 11 crew landed on the moon during the historic NASA flight in July 1969.

Five new community programs launched in Edinboro’s School of Education - Community invited to learn more at fall open house Sept. 22

Mon, 2018-08-27 15:09
Edinboro University’s School of Education is rolling out new-look facilities and programs to enhance the student experience and serve children in the local communities.

Edinboro student earns national music fraternity award - A May 2018 graduate, Hallock begins pursuit of master’s degree in counseling

Wed, 2018-08-15 09:00
An Edinboro University graduate student earned a national fraternity award for academic success and organizational leadership.

Edinboro offers financial assistance with new Pittsburgh Promise partnership - On-campus housing awards granted to graduates of Pittsburgh’s Public Schools

Wed, 2018-08-08 12:15
Students in the Class of 2019 from Pittsburgh’s Public Schools could qualify for substantial scholarship opportunities at Edinboro University, thanks to a new partnership with the Pittsburgh Promise.

25 things to do before Aug. 25 - Follow this checklist to prepare for the fall semester at Edinboro University

Wed, 2018-08-01 09:53
E-Reg and First Day Attendance: All students are required to indicate their intent to attend classes for the fall and spring at Edinboro by the E-Reg option on MyEdinboro and attending the first class session of each course. This process also validates class schedules and financial aid. Students who do not attend the first class session will be removed from the class list, freeing seats for other students to add the course.

Bruce named 2018 Frederick Douglass scholar at Edinboro

Fri, 2018-07-27 11:35
A school counselor and counseling educator with an extensive background at the secondary education level, Kevon J. Bruce, M.Ed., joins Edinboro University’s School of Education in the Department of Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education for his tenure as 2018-2019 Frederick Douglass Scholar.

Edinboro University adds new programs

Tue, 2018-07-24 15:16
Edinboro University announced Tuesday the launch of 10 new programs and reconfigurations of existing offerings. The changes are further reflection of the University’s commitment to meeting the needs of students, employers and the regional and broader community.

Retired Edinboro bioethics director establishes religious speaker program - Thanks to a gift for the Dr. James F. Drane Religious Speaker Fund

Tue, 2018-07-17 11:17
A long-tenured Edinboro University professor emeritus and foremost authority on religion and bioethics has pledged a gift to Edinboro to establish a religious speaker circuit.

Edinboro hosts summer reading program for local children

Tue, 2018-07-10 11:18
Dozens of local, elementary-age children are taking part in Edinboro’s fourth annual summer reading program, a 5-week summer camp that began on June 11. Featuring Edinboro student-leaders from the Early Childhood and Reading Department, the literacy initiative emphasizes the importance of daily reading and aims to prevent summer learning loss.