Monthly Archives: August 2012

Dr. Michael Hannan – Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Dr. Michael Hannan

Dr. Michael Hannan, former faculty member, Department Chair, and Dean of the School of Business has accepted the role of Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. Dr. Hannan is an exceptional academic leader whose thoughtful, thorough approach to

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Boro Picked Fourth in PSAC West Coaches Poll

Kenny Pettis

The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference announced its 2012 Coaches Preseason Football Poll today, with Edinboro ranked fourth in the Western Division. The announcement was in conjunction with the annual Football Media Day, hosted by Slippery Rock in the west and

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Scots Slate Women’s Basketball Exhibition at Division I St. Bonaventure

Scots Women's Basketball

A season after reaching the NCAA Division II Sweet 16, the Edinboro women’s basketball team will begin its 2012-13 campaign by facing another Sweet 16 entrant in Division I St. Bonaventure for an exhibition on Saturday, Nov. 3. The game

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Edinboro Astronomer Hurd Takes Part in Mars-Landing Excitement

Dr. David Hurd

In a show of technological wizardry, the robotic explorer Curiosity blazed through the pink skies of Mars, steering itself to a gentle landing inside a giant crater for the most ambitious dig yet into the red planet’s past. A chorus

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Team USA Practicing at Edinboro for 2012 Paralympics

Team USA Holding Practice Sessions at Edinboro in Preparation for 2012 Paralympics

Edinboro University wheelchair basketball head coach Jim Glatch has announced that Team USA will be practicing at McComb Fieldhouse on Friday, August 3 through Sunday, August 5 in preparation for the upcoming Paralympics in London, England. Glatch serves as the

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Born to Run in Pittsburgh Marathon!

Richard Peterson

(Editor’s note: The following article by Edinboro alumnus Richard Peterson appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette in 2010.) Edinboro septuagenarian alumnusBorn to run in Pittsburgh Marathon! By RICHARD PETERSONAuthor/Professor At age 70, I’d like to avoid two things as I give

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African American Alumni Reunion

MARK YOUR CALENDARS – ANOTHER REUNION IS BEING PLANNED FOR AUGUST 2013. Contact Ted Johnson 412-287-4153 or Lee Grace Jones 412-867-8080 for more details. Edinboro University’s African American Alumni Reunion gathering was held on August 28, 2010 at the Sherwood

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Kudos to the June Magazine

Hello Edinboro Magazine, I just received your latest edition. I think it is exciting that we now have a female president. I wish her much success. Your article did a good job of helping alumni get to know her. I

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Sisters of the Alpha Sigma Alpha Return to the BORO!

ASA Class of '72

On Tuesday, August 7, the Sisters of Alpha Sigma Alpha — Class of ’72 visited the Alumni House & Took a Walk Down Memory Lane.

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Alumni on the Move

’66 Constance (Rabin) Cauvel was honored and named Murrysville Council’s “Volunteer of the Year” in 2011 for her leadership as president of the Community Library Foundation. She was instrumental in working on expanding and funding for the Murrysville library. She

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