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Liz Grillo WCU

Liz Grillo’s VoiceEvalU8 Research Involves WCU Students Across Multiple Departments

12/03/18

 

WCU Soccer

On To The National Championship! West Chester Defeats Cal Poly Pomona 2-1 in Overtime

11/30/18

 

Scott Dean WCU

West Chester University Names Scott Heinerichs as Dean of the College of Health Sciences

11/30/18

 

hack day wcu

Local Hack Day Is a 12-Hour Coding Marathon at WCU

11/30/18

 

wcu sports pittsburgh

WCU teams take over Pittsburgh for field hockey, soccer final fours

11/29/18

 

West Chester University Veterans Scholarships

WCU Celebrates and Supports its Veterans Throughout November’s National Military Family Month and Far Beyond

11/27/18

 

benefit concert wcu

WCU'S Symphony Orchestra presents benefit concert for the WCU resource pantry

11/26/18

 

WCU Classroom

Faculty in College of Sciences and Mathematics Earn Nearly $1M in NSF Grants

11/23/18

 

WCU Holiday Program Music

97th Annual Holiday Program

11/23/18

 

WCU shopping

Sustainable Shopping (and Shipping) Tips From the WCU Office of Sustainability

11/23/18

 

New York Times faculty feature

New York Times Features Anita Foeman and the DNA Project

11/19/18

 

WCU field hockey

WCU Field Hockey remains No. 1 in the country

10/17/18

 

Criterions Concert

Wells School of Music proudly presents the Criterions Jazz Ensemble

11/13/18

 

alumni best in show art

West Chester University Art + Design Alumnus Wins “Best In Show” in Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show

11/13/18

 

Holocaust

The 80th Anniversary of Kristallnacht Ushers in a Three-Part Lecture Series on the Jewish Experience

11/07/18

 

My fair lady theatre

Department of Theatre and Dance Presents MY FAIR LADY

11/07/18

 

Research day

2018 Fall Research Day Is Thursday, Nov. 8

11/06/18

 

Taking the Stage: WCU’S Incomparable Golden Rams Return to Grand National Championships

Taking the Stage: WCU’S Incomparable Golden Rams Return to Grand National Championships

11/02/18
Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder Experience Comes to Campus

11/01/18

 

mental health

Clinical Mental Health Counseling M.S. Earns CACREP Accreditation

11/01/18

 

Ruby Jones

WCU Earns Historic Preservation Award for Ruby Jones Hall

10/24/18

 

WCU faculty

Supplemental HRSA Grant Helps WCU Reach Clients at Regional Opioid-Use Treatment Centers

10/24/18

 

art exhibit

WCU’s Art + Design Department Opens MATERIAL WORLD

10/23/18

 

halloween wcu

Halloween Fundraiser Takes Center Stage

10/22/18
women's golf

West Chester Women Win First PSAC Title; Genuardi Crowned Individual Champ

10/21/18
Men's golf PSAC

West Chester Men Claim Fifth PSAC Team Title; Warner Individual Champ

10/21/18

 

WCU field hockey

WCU Field Hockey remains No. 1 in the country

10/17/18

 

frederick douglass lecture

Inaugural DeBaptiste Lecture Packs the Philips Autograph Library

10/15/18

 

mental health day

Take a Mental Health Day October 10

10/09/18

 

frederick douglass

Legacy of Famed Abolitionist Frederick Douglass Will Live on at WCU Thanks to Dr. Clifford E. DeBaptiste

10/09/18

 

conference

WCU Recognizes Latina/o Success and Contributions to American Culture During Hispanic Heritage Month

10/08/18

 

WCU PHL 17 feature

PHL 17 Features Saxbys

10/01/18

 

theatre and dance

The Department of Theatre and Dance Presents ANTIGONE

09/27/18

 

Volunteer

Students Give More Than 712,000 Hours of Service in 2017-18 Academic Year

09/27/18

 

Steve Forbes

West Chester University’s President’s Speaker Series Presents An Evening with Steve Forbes

09/25/18

 

David cullen

West Chester Professor and Grammy Award-Winning Guitarist, David Cullen, Performs FREE Concert on October 1st

09/24/18

 

rammy statue

WCU Graduate School Established at Time of Unprecedented Graduate Student Enrollment

09/24/18

 

School of Music WCU

Largest Gift in WCU's History Endows The Wells School of Music

09/24/18
mushroom student art

WCU Student's 108-pound Mushroom a Winner!

09/24/18
Philly.com School of Music Article

Alumni brothers give $3M to West Chester U’s School of Music; it’s largest gift in school’s historyPhilly.com

09/22/18
Same Here event

ESPN's Darren Rovell in Mental Health Forum at WCU

09/18/18
saxbys

Saxby's to Partner with WCU to Give Students Practical Learning Experience

09/17/18
Dig on campus

6abc Action News at Well-Drilling for Hydrogeology Research

09/15/18
West Chester University Philips

West Chester Is #17 on U.S. News Best Public Schools List

09/12/18
Dali concert at WCU

Dalí Quartet Performs FREE Concert on WCU Campus

09/12/18
grow PA event WCU

Community Members Invited to Grow PA Discussion about Ethical Decision Making: Equipping the Commonwealth’s Students with a Tool that Meets Employers’ Needs

09/11/18
WCU Veterans Center

Easng the Transition from the Military to College Life at WCU

09/07/18
STEM PA teachers

Pennsylvania to Revolutionize Preparation of STEM Teachers for High-Need Communities Across State

09/07/18
Art at WCU

Fall Arts Season Opens with "Family Tree"

09/07/18
Berlin to Broadway

Theatre and Dance Takes Berlin to Broadway to Philly Fringe Festival

09/06/18
WCU Shuttle Bus

New Uptown Loop Shuttle to Begin Sept. 4!

08/31/18
WCU Athletics

WCU Scholar-Athletes Excel Academically

08/31/18
Youth Community

Making Summer Meaningful

8/30/18
move-in day 6abc

6abc features WCU Move-in Day

08/25/18
CBS West Chester University

CBS3 Features West Chester University

8/24/18
SURI winners

SURI: Summer Undergraduate Research Institute

08/24/18
Rammy Welcome

Welcome to the 2018-19 Academic Year

8/23/18
WCU marching band

The Incomparable Golden Rams Begin Their March

08/22/18
Arts at WCU events

WCU's Campus Abounds with Fall Arts Programs and Events

08/21/18
Move-in Weekend 2018

WCU First-Year Students Move-In Friday, August 24

08/20/18
Construction west chester

West Chester University Starts Construction on The Sciences and Engineering Center and The Commons

08/16/18
Chris Karpinski

Christine Karpinski: Seeing the Big Picture for Sports Dietitians

08/14/18
West Chester, PA

West Chester Tops List of Best College Towns

8/10/18
Saxbys coffee cafe west chester

Saxbys opens 6th student-run café at West Chester University

08/07/18
Saxbys west chester university

Saxbys brews up student-run coffee shop near WCU campus

08/07/18
WCU in Philadelphia Business

WCU Launches Bachelor of Science in Business Management for Students in Philadelphia

08/06/18
Saxbys west chester pa

Saxbys Partners with WCU to Introduce a New Experiential Learning Cafe

08/06/18
China and WCU signing

New MOA Links WCU with China’s Guilin University of Electronic Technology

7/23/18
West chester Employment

WCU Named a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education

07/23/18
energy forum

Clean Energy Forum Supports a Local Focus

07/19/18
Criterions concert west chester

It’s All About the Brass: Criterions Reunion Concert Is July 19

07/17/18
Board of Goveners

State System Board of Governors Recognizes NCAA Champions from Five Universities

07/13/18
Athletic training award WCU

Curtis Named a NATA Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer

07/13/18
Health care

34 Underserved Youth from Coatesville andChester Examine Health Care Careers Up-Close At WCU’s Health Career Summer Academy

07/11/18
theatre camps

New Theatre Camps Help Youth Find Their Inner Light

07/10/18
Emily WCU

'The choice should be there.' More colleges enroll students with intellectual disabilities - Philly.com

06/25/18
Brain food

This Is What Happens to Your Brain on a Diet - MSN

06/25/18
Rodney SGA WCU

Senate Confirms WCU Student Leader to State System’s Board of Governors

06/22/18
john craig

WCU Academic Development Program Director Invited to be Lead Presenter in Dublin

06/21/18
food recovery

WCU and Boro Recognized for Joint Food Recovery Program

06/16/18
Directors Cup WCU

West Chester Finishes 14th in Final Learfield Directors' Cup Standings - WCU Athletics

06/14/18
Top School for Veterans

WCU Named a Top School for Veterans

06/13/18
Ward WCU baseball

Ward Gets Drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 34th Round of the 2018 MLB Draft - WCU Athletics

06/06/18
Action, Innovation, Education Inaugural Techstars Startup Weekend in West Chester Is June 1–3 at WCU

Action, Innovation, Education, Inaugural Techstars Startup Weekend in West Chester Is June 1–3 at WCU

5/31/18
WCU Faculty Member Receives Prestigious Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Award to Help Adolescent Mothers in Zimbabwe

WCU Faculty Member Receives Prestigious Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Award to Help Adolescent Mothers in Zimbabwe

5/29/18
Grandparents University: Two Generations Learn & Laugh in a Family Camp on Campus

Grandparents University: Two Generations Learn & Laugh in a Family Camp on Campus

5/25/18
Mental Health Services

Chesco Commissioners Laud WCU's Mental Health Services

5/23/18
Children with Low Vision Bring High Goals to CampAbilitiesPA@WCU

Children with Low Vision Bring High Goals to CampAbilitiesPA@WCU

5/22/18
Dixon Trophy WCU

West Chester Wins 2017-18 Dixon Trophy

5/22/18
Vishal Science Competition

WCU's Vishal Shah Evaluates Young Scientists

5/22/18
Softball Finalist

Atlantic Region Champions! West Chester Sweeps Gannon to Win Super Regional

5/7/18
Arts

WCU at the Intersection of Broadway and Longwood

5/7/18
Commencement

Caps off to the 3,299 Golden Rams graduating this May

5/7/18
Exercise Day

"Exercise Is Medicine Day" Had WCU’s Campus Moving & Shaking

5/4/18
Exercise Day

Campus-wide Moving & Shaking: “Exercise Is Medicine Day” Promotes Free Physical Activity & Chronic Disease Prevention

5/1/18
Rwanda Nziza, Rwanda Beautiful

WCU Museum of Anthropology & Archaeology Previews New Exhibit Featuring Beautiful Rwanda

4/24/18
frank fish

Frank Fish Inventor Award 2018 Finalist

4/24/18
Inner City

Inner-city Youth Learn Ways to Tap Their Inner Power

4/21/18
Lightbulb

Entrepreneurs Pitch Ideas at WCU’s “Shark Tank”

4/19/18
Banana Day

WCU’s Annual Banana Day on April 18 ----- It’s Baaaaaaacck!

4/17/18
Concert in the Quad

Free WCU Symphony Orchestra Outdoor Concert

4/16/18
Film Fest

WCU & Cheyney 5-Minute Filmmakers to Earn Awards at Gala

4/16/18
Friends at Gala

Three Friends Each Earn a WCU Presidential Scholarship

4/4/18
DCCC and WCU make agreement

WCU and DCCC Sign Agreement to Benefit Students

3/29/18
Member & Vice Chair of Norwegian Nobel Committee

Member & Vice Chair of Norwegian Nobel Committee to Discuss How the Right Nobel Peace Prize Laureate is Found

3/29/18
Georgia Wright

Georgia Wright Wins Two National Titles At NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships

3/29/18
Frederick Douglass Statue

200th Anniversary of Frederick Douglass’ Birth

3/26/18
Dancers

Regional Success for WCU Student Dancers

3/26/18
Maria Schneider

Maria Schneider Headlines WCU Jazz Festival

3/19/18
Do Something. Green Dot

Community Mental Health Clinic Ribbon Cutting Is March 9

3/15/18
Group Therapy Sign

Community Mental Health Clinic Ribbon Cutting Is March 9

3/6/18
Rebeka Yocum

Senior Honors Physics Major Rebeka Yocum is Top Speaker in PA

3/6/18
Banana Day

Banana Day Secures First Place in National Competition for “Your Best Campus Tradition”

3/5/18
SSI PSECU Check

Student Services, Inc. & PSECU Make $45,000 Check Presentation to WCU Resource Pantry

2/28/18
Dr. Dan Gottlieb

Outraged? Join Dr. Dan Gottlieb for Stress Relief

2/27/18
Dance Team

Starting the Year Right: Recent Student Accomplishments

2/20/18
WCU Acappella Team

Perfect Pitch: WCU Hosts National A Cappella Competition

2/15/18
Norway

Lessons Learned From a Prison Model in Norway

2/15/18
Ram Initiative Group

Pilot Launched to Help Students with Intellectual Disabilities Attend College & Prepare for Employment

2/12/18
Atheltic Training Faculty

Athletic Training Students, Faculty Are Honored

2/8/18
Thomas-McDowell

Thomas-McDowell Is Miss WCU 2018>

2/8/18
Theatre & Dance Students

Theatre & Dance Department Excels

1/31/18
Gishwati Station

WCU in Rwanda: Shinehouse Gishwati Research Station

1/25/18
Poetry Center Director

WCU Names Artistic Director for Poetry Center

1/18/18
Martin Luther King JR.

WCU Celebrates Martin Luther King on Jan. 25

1/11/18
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