Tag: Clarion University

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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Clarion University Women’s Basketball to Recognize Cancer Survivors at Annual Pink Game

Clarion University Women’s Basketball to Recognize Cancer Survivors at Annual Pink Game

| February 7, 2019

CLARION, Pa. – Clarion University women’s basketball will host its 5th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Pink Game at 1:00 p.m. on February 9 at Clarion University Student Recreation Center.

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Clarion University Teams with Clarion Cooperative to Host Chess Competition

Clarion University Teams with Clarion Cooperative to Host Chess Competition

| February 5, 2019

CLARION, Pa. – Local small business Clarion Cooperative will co-host a chess tournament for 9-12 graders with Clarion University.

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‘Little Brother’ Receives Kidney Donation from ‘Big Brother’

‘Little Brother’ Receives Kidney Donation from ‘Big Brother’

| January 14, 2019

CLARION, Pa. – Relationships made in a fraternity can last a lifetime. Sometimes they can even help save a life.

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Clarion University Chamber Singers Raising Money to Attend Prestigious Music Competition in Wales

Clarion University Chamber Singers Raising Money to Attend Prestigious Music Competition in Wales

| January 5, 2019

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Clarion University’s Chamber Singers are hoping to make their way “across the pond” this July to compete in the annual Llangollen International Music Eisteddfod in Wales, U.K.

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