News Release

Representative Karen Boback Named ESU Legislative Fellow for 2016

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania announced the selection of its 2016 Legislative Fellow, State Representative Karen Boback, at a breakfast held in his honor on Friday, September 16.ESU President Marcia G. Welsh, Ph.D., introduced Representative Boback at the event to university faculty, students, staff and special guests from the community.

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Alumni Association to Recognize Alumni, Reunion Classes, at Annual Awards Banquet

The East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania 2016 Alumni Awards and Reunion Banquet is scheduled for Friday, October 14, 2016, in the Keystone Room of East Stroudsburg University. This event, hosted by the ESU Alumni Association and coordinated by the Office of Alumni Engagement, will honor alumni who have achieved excellence in their field.

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Provost’s Colloquium Announced at ESU

The Office of the Provost at East Stroudsburg University announces the launch of a new Provost’s Colloquium intended to create an exciting and intellectually rich forum on campus in which students, members of the regional community and faculty can share ideas and engage in inquiry and lively debate on a broad range of current topics.

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Band Musicians Invited to Join ESU Community Concert Band

Brass, percussion and woodwind musicians with previous band experience are welcome to join the East Stroudsburg University/Community Concert Band (UCCB) as it prepares for its Sunday, December 11 concert.

Rehearsals are on Mondays from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the Cecilia S. Cohen Recital Hall at the University’s Fine and Performing Arts Center, Normal and Marguerite streets, East Stroudsburg. Community members are welcome and asked to join no later than Monday, October 3.

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Council of Trustees to Hold Meeting this Thursday

The next meeting of the East Stroudsburg University Council of Trustees is scheduled for Thursday, September 15, 2016 in the ESU Innovation Center.

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ESU’s 2016 Enrollment Increases One Percent to 6,904

Enrollment at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania has increased for the third consecutive year according to university officials. ESU’s fall 2016 enrollment is the largest since 2012.

At the end of the first week of the fall semester there were 6,904 students enrolled including 660 transfer students, 302 new graduate students and 1,356 freshmen.  Members of ESU’s class of 2020 represent the largest entering freshman class in five years and an increase of 3.3% over last fall’s class of 2019. Twenty two percent of new and continuing students are out of state residents with the majority from New Jersey and New York.

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ESU Partners with Community for Economic Outlook Summit

The Fourth Annual East Stroudsburg University Economic Outlook Summit is scheduled for Friday, September 9, 2016 from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Mattioli Recreation Center on the ESU campus. The theme for this year’s Summit is Monroe 2030 – Action Now! Assuring a Prosperous Monroe County.

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ESU Brings Anti-Sexual Violence Activist to Campus Screening of The Hunting Ground

On September 7 the East Stroudsburg University Office of Student Affairs, Title IX Oversight Committee will host a screening of “The Hunting Ground,” an exposé of rape crime on college campuses in America. The stories in the documentary are told through the first person testimonies of sexual assault survivors. They tell of their assault, and their troubling pursuit of justice.

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Schisler Museum and McMunn Planetarium Sets Fall Hours

The Schisler Museum of Wildlife & Natural History and McMunn Planetarium at East Stroudsburg University has set its fall 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. Both the museum and planetarium are included in a single admission price.

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Senior English Literature Student Attends The Harrisburg Internship Semester

Senior English literature student Jenny Bront is working in the office of Lt. Gov. Michael Stack as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education.

Bront is from Feasterville, PA. She is one of 12 students participating in The Harrisburg Internship Semester (THIS) program, which provides students the opportunity to work in all areas of state government while earning a full semester’s worth of credits. THIS invites students from each of the 14 State System universities to participate.

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