ESU Success Stories

Biodiversity 101: Professors Bring Back Lessons from a Pristine Rainforest

Three East Stroudsburg University professors traveled deep into the largest pristine rainforest in Central America in part to see the elusive Harpy Eagle, the world’s most powerful raptor that is so distinctive it was the inspiration for the phoenix in…

November 12, 2018 - No Comments - Read more

Students Prepare for Special Olympics

Students and faculty from ESU’s departments of special education and rehabilitation and sport management are joining forces to put together the 2018 Monroe County Special Olympics Fall Invitational.

September 27, 2018 - No Comments - Read More


After Five Years of Knocking on Doors, ESU Continues To See Value In Good Neighbor Visits

When the new academic year kicked off on August 27 at ESU, it wasn’t just the students who would learn more from their interactions.

September 13, 2018 - No Comments - Read More


ESU Partners with Community Groups to Map Places of the Heart

Geographical maps can give people the lay of the land and road maps tell them how to get to where they want to go. Now East Stroudsburg University has launched a project creating maps that show the places people in the Stroudsburg and East Stroudsburg area care about.

August 31, 2018 - No Comments - Read More


Chinese Students Find Adventure, American Sports, Friendship at ESU

Under a bright blue sky, more than two dozen students and faculty from China kayaked the Delaware River from the Kittatinny Point Visitors Center to Portland, Pa., guided by East Stroudsburg University students and staff last week.

July 27, 2018 - No Comments - Read More


Class of 1953 Class Ring Returned to Granddaughter

What would you do if you found a college class ring more than 60 years old, buried under a tree in a county park?

July 5, 2018 - One Comment - Read More


With Tools From ESU, Alumna Helps Kenyan Children

When Beldina Opiyo returned to her village in Kenya in 2008 after a decade in the United States, she was heartbroken by the devastation caused by the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

June 21, 2018 - 2 Comments - Read More


Student Research Helps Ensure Clean Drinking Water

An East Stroudsburg University professor and his students are deeply involved in a project to ensure clean drinking water across four states by preserving 13,500 square miles of rivers and streams.

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Students Take Summer Classes Around the World

Once again faculty members at East Stroudsburg University are taking advantage of the summer months to give their students a hands-on learning experience that is different from anything they’ll experience in the classroom.

June 6, 2018 - No Comments - Read More


Students Build Distinctive Aquarium for ESU’s Schisler Museum

It’s hard to know if the minnows, killifish and other small creatures will appreciate the innovative thinking that has gone into creating a unique aquarium as their habitat at the Schisler Museum of Wildlife & Natural History on campus. But generations of school children and other museum-goers will.

May 25, 2018 - One Comment - Read More