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Clarion University Awarded Grant for Dangerous Drinking App

Clarion University Awarded Grant for Dangerous Drinking App

| July 15, 2019

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Clarion University is moving forward with programs to help students face issues with alcohol and other substances with the assistance of a grant from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB).

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CU Follows State System Tuition Freeze with No Increase in Fees, Housing Costs

CU Follows State System Tuition Freeze with No Increase in Fees, Housing Costs

| July 12, 2019

CLARION, Pa. – Paying for college becomes more challenging with each passing year. Clarion University’s tuition is low compared with other colleges across Pennsylvania, but paying for college is still a challenge for many.

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State System Votes to Freeze Tuition for Second Time in 36 Years

State System Votes to Freeze Tuition for Second Time in 36 Years

| July 11, 2019

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Board of Governors for Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education voted on Wednesday to freeze tuition for just the second time in the organization’s 36-year history.

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Clarion University’s Library Science Program Named Top in the Nation

Clarion University’s Library Science Program Named Top in the Nation

| June 9, 2019

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Clarion University’s Library Science programs recently received recognition as the top in the nation.

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Venango Heading ‘True North’ With Plans to Strengthen Campus

Venango Heading ‘True North’ With Plans to Strengthen Campus

| April 21, 2019

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – Venango Campus is headed “True North,” as it tackles six areas for improvement and it takes steps to take back its backyard in recruiting students.

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Franklin Native to Star in Clarion University Theatre’s Play ‘Pete Rex’ Beginning April 10

Franklin Native to Star in Clarion University Theatre’s Play ‘Pete Rex’ Beginning April 10

| April 8, 2019

CLARION, Pa. – It was a normal Tuesday in New Kensington, and then the dinosaurs came.

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Dr.Pehrsson Sworn In as 17th Clarion U. President; Priorities Include Student Success, Affordable Housing

Dr.Pehrsson Sworn In as 17th Clarion U. President; Priorities Include Student Success, Affordable Housing

| April 7, 2019

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – As a young girl, Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson never had any expectations of attending college, but on Friday she was inaugurated as the seventeenth president of Clarion University of Pennsylvania.

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Region Gets Economic Boost with $2.2 Million Grant

Region Gets Economic Boost with $2.2 Million Grant

| February 23, 2019

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. – Clarion University of Pennsylvania, in collaboration with the Keystone Community Education Council (KCEC), has been awarded a POWER grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) for the Northwest Pennsylvania Diversifying the Regional Economy Project.

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Food Insecurity: A Growing Issue Among College Students

Food Insecurity: A Growing Issue Among College Students

| February 16, 2019

CLARION CO. Pa. (EYT) – Although people may joke about college students living on ramen noodles, it turns out that food insecurity among students is a growing problem in our region and across the nation.

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New Clarion University Concentrations Reflect Trends in Employment, Education, Business, and Industry

New Clarion University Concentrations Reflect Trends in Employment, Education, Business, and Industry

| February 10, 2019

CLARION, Pa. – Clarion University has received approval to offer five new academic concentrations and to reorganize its liberal studies major to provide more flexibility for students. Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education notified the university on February 4.

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