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2016-2017 News

IUP alumnus to run for local office

James Smith, a 2016 graduate from the IUP political science department, is seeking the nomination for the office of Register of Wills, Recorder of Deeds and Clark of the Orphans

2016-2017 News

Doctoral student encourages diversity in teaching force

The Ever Consider Teaching Project, a group dedicated to encouraging more African-American men to become teachers at all levels from pre-school through college, has become a focus for graduate student

2016-2017 News

IUP professor running for mayor

Erick Lauber, IUP professor of journalism and public relations and longtime Indiana resident, announced he was running for the Republican nomination for mayor of Indiana Borough on Thursday. The primaries

2016-2017 News Police Blotter

Police Blotter 2.14.17

Drug Violation • Christian Sullivan, 19, of Philadelphia, was charged with possession of a small amount of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia at 12:19 p.m. Feb. 8 in Northern

2016-2017 News

Indiana Free Library to host used book sale Saturday

Carl Wells Contributing Writer C.J.Well2@iup.edu 02/10/2017 If you happen to be looking for a fun way to spend your weekend, the Indiana Free Library’s Valentine’s Day Used Book Sale is

2016-2017 News Police Blotter

Police Blotter 2.10.17

Alcohol Violations • Gabrielle Ziegler, 19, of Beaver Falls, was cited for underage drinking at 2:09 a.m. Feb. 3 at Wallwork Hall, according to IUP University Police. • Kevin Wyatt,

2016-2017 News

Changes to the Affordable Care Act may affect nurses

Jason Adams Contributing Writer J.C.Adams3@iup.edu 02/07/2017 The changes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), more commonly referred to as Obamacare, are predicted to have a large influence on many Americans’

2016-2017 News

Mock trial team attends regional competition

Nicolette Querry Staff Writer N.M.Querry@iup.edu 02/07/2017 IUP’s mock trial team tied with five teams in its competition against 24 schools this weekend in State College. The team participated in the

2016-2017 News

Communications media doctoral candidate researches video games

Stephanie Bachman Lead News Writer S.L.Bachman2@iup.edu 02/07/2017 As an adjunct faculty member within the department of communications media, Ahmed Yousof (graduate, communications media and instructional technology), a doctoral candidate from

2016-2017 News

Financial literacy workshop to teach students responsibility

Nicolette Querry Staff Writer N.M.Querry@iup.edu 02/07/2017 First Commonwealth Bank and the IUP National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) are hosting a financial literacy workshop from 6:30 to

2016-2017 News

One student dead, another arrested in off-campus fight

Stephanie Bachman Lead News Writer S.L.Bachman2@iup.edu 02/07/2017 One IUP student is dead and another was arrested after a fight between two members of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity, according to

2016-2017 News

Senior hopes to improve outlook for disabled

The Ray Coppler Disability Awareness Award was created to give special recognition to a member of the IUP community who has made exemplary contributions to disability education, awareness and inclusiveness