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Schisler Museum and McMunn Planetarium Sets Spring Hours

The Schisler Museum of Wildlife & Natural History and McMunn Planetarium at East Stroudsburg University has set its spring semester hours. The facility is open to the public on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. The facility is reserved for pre-registered group visits on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

January 19, 2017 - No Comments - Read more

ESU Receives National Endowment for the Humanities Grant

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) has received $5,900 from the inaugural round of Humanities Access grants awarded through the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). The grant will be used for the preservation of the special collections in ESU’s Kemp Library.  Kelly Smith, archives and special collections librarian, proposed the project and will be its project director overseeing its implementation. The NEH is a competitive federal agency from which to secure grants, and this is the first NEH award received by ESU.

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ESU Begins New Semester with New Brand Identity

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania President Marcia G. Welsh, Ph.D., revealed a new brand identity – including two new logos  ‑ as part of a three-year marketing and branding initiative for the University during a reception on Tuesday, January 17.

Plans for a “new” ESU began back in September 2015 when the University hired Joe Bosack and Co. to compile research, test markets and develop a marketing plan and brand platform that are intended to raise awareness about the institution as well as support admission and enrollment initiatives.

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Madelon Powers Gallery to Present X-Scapes – Deconstructing the Urban and Pastoral Landscapes

Susan Molina Washington and Stephen Washington, two artists who explore abstract expressionism and bring their own process and sensibilities to the theme of landscapes, will be featured in the exhibit,  X-Scapes – Deconstructing the Urban and Pastoral Landscapes, February 1 to March 10 at East Stroudsburg University’s Madelon Powers Gallery.

Hours for the gallery, located in the university’s Fine & Performing Arts Center, Normal and Marguerite streets, are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Friday.

January 13, 2017 - No Comments - Read More


Fall 2016 Dean’s List Announced

A total of 1,528 students have been named to the Dean’s List at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) for the Fall 2016 semester of the 2016-2017 academic year, according to Joanne Bruno, J.D., provost and vice president for academic affairs. Students eligible for the Dean’s List are those who have attained a 3.50 quality point average or better and are enrolled full-time. The letter grade “B” earns 3 quality points per credit, and the grade “A” earns 4 quality points per credit.

January 13, 2017 - No Comments - Read More


ESU to Recognize Award Winners at 20th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania selected the winners for the 2017 Boddie Scholarship, Martin Luther King Jr. awards, and the Julianna V. Bolt Art Contest. The winners will be recognized at the 20th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast, which will be held on January 16 in the Mattioli Recreation Center on ESU’s campus from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

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Board of Governors Approves Contracts with Faculty, Coaches, Nurses, Police and Security Officers

The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education today approved new collective bargaining agreements with unions representing faculty, coaches and nurses at the 14 state-owned universities. The Board also approved a “wage reopener” for campus police and security officers, and a two-year merit pool for nonrepresented employees.

December 20, 2016 - No Comments - Read More


Nine ESU Students and One Alumna to Attend Presidential Inauguration Program

Nine students from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania will take part in The Osgood Center for International Studies Presidential Inauguration Program, January 8 – 21, 2017. The ESU students will be among more than 70 students from New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Cuba to take part in the program.

December 20, 2016 - No Comments - Read More


ESU to Graduate 458 Students at Winter Commencement Exercises

A total of 458 students will receive degrees from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania at the Winter Commencement ceremony on Saturday, December 17 at 8:45 a.m. in Koehler Fieldhouse.

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Judges Review Submissions to Julianna V. Bolt Art Contest

Associate Professor of Art + Design David Mazure, Wayne Bolt, husband of the late Julianna V. Bolt, and Pat Lincoln, general manager of WSBG/WVPO, Connoisseur Media help judge the annual Julianna V. Bolt Art Contest Awards on December 12.

December 15, 2016 - No Comments - Read More