Academic Departments

How an Eleven Year Old Got Mehmet Barzev ’18 to Graduate From ESU

For more than 20 years Barzev, from South Stroudsburg, has been thriving in his career as a paramedic for the City of Allentown’s Department of Emergency Management Services.  But he says that the fact that he had never finished his bachelor’s degree has haunted him for years. Then an exchange with his 11-year-old daughter, Lucy, stopped him cold and convinced him to complete his degree.

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Musical Theatre Organization to Present Broadway Goes Global, A Musical Cabaret

Deciding on the theme, Broadway Goes Global, for this year’s Musical Theatre Organization (MTO) cabaret on April 28 was easy for student club president Angelica Ramirez, a junior from Effort, Pa., who is majoring in musical theatre.

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ESyou Honoree: Dr. Shawn Munford

In an effort to recognize faculty and staff members for their outstanding service, Dr. Welsh has launched the ESyou campaign beginning with the fall semester, 2013. Each month during the academic year, the ESyou campaign will feature a different faculty…

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Madelon Powers Gallery to Present Global Week Art Slam Exhibit

As part of ESU’s Global Week 2018, the Madelon Powers Gallery will feature a competitive student exhibit, Arts Slam, March 26-April 12. The theme of the exhibit is “The Mosaic of My Life.”

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Future Teachers Challenging Students who are Gifted – and Vice Versa

With a gaggle of elementary school children in front of him, Dane Barhite was peppering the kids with questions about small containers of different types of liquids on a table in the Innovation Center at East Stroudsburg University.

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Department of Theatre To Present The Musical Godspell

Building a community is the focus of Godspell, the classic musical of the 1970s being performed February 28 and March 1-4 by ESU’s department of theatre.

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Learning Lessons from the Jungle

Waking up to find a venomous snake in your sleeping quarters might be enough to make most people rethink their internship in a remote village in the Panama jungle.

But for East Stroudsburg University senior Olivia Hollister it was all part of what made her adventure abroad last fall “life-changing.”

February 12, 2018 - No Comments - Read More


ESyou Honoree: Dr. Marianne Cutler

In an effort to recognize faculty and staff members for their outstanding service, Dr. Welsh has launched the ESyou campaign beginning with the fall semester, 2013. Each month during the academic year, the ESyou campaign will feature a different faculty…

February 5, 2018 - No Comments - Read More


ESU Students Invent Computer Malware Cure, Entering PASSHE Competition

Interning at a hospital technology department after their freshman year at East Stroudsburg University, Zach Waldman and Nick Neely got tired of having to stop projects to go fix the computers of employees who had accidently downloaded malware while clicking on ads.

“All the time we would get issues where people would say ‘my computer is slow, my computer is messed up,’” Neely said. “It would have saved me so much time at work if I could have told someone, ‘Click the reset button.”

February 2, 2018 - One Comment - Read More


Four Students Win Honors at Region II Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival

Four students from ESU’s theatre department earned honors at the Region II Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF).

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