East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania selected the winners for the 2016 Boddie Scholarship, Martin Luther King Jr. awards, and the Julianna V. Bolt Art Contest.
The winners will be recognized at the 19th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast, which will be held on January 18 in the Mattioli Recreation Center on ESU’s campus from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
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The East Stroudsburg University (ESU) Office of Workforce Development and the ESU Foundation are sponsoring the workshop Computer Security for the Law Firm on Friday, January 15 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Innovation Center.
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Four-Time Olympian, Author and Businesswoman Joetta Clark Diggs Selected as Keynote Speaker for Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania selected Joetta Clark Diggs, 1988, 1992, 1996 & 2000 Olympian, as the keynote speaker for the 19th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast, which will be held on Monday, January 18, 2016 at 8 a.m. in the Mattioli Recreation Center.
Joetta Clark Diggs is a track and field legend and one of the greatest athletes of her generation. Many have called Clark Diggs America’s greatest middle distance runner ever. Her prolific athletic career spanned nearly three decades as a four-time Olympian competing in the 800 meters in the 1988, 1992, 1996 and 2000 Olympics. Some of her most recent awards are: Inducted into the University of Tennessee Hall of Fame 2001, USA National Track & Field Hall of Fame 2009, The New Jersey Hall of Fame, 2013 and the Star-Ledger named her “New Jersey’s Woman Athlete of the Century.” Additionally, Joetta Clark Diggs was selected as the Women’s Olympic Team Captain for the 2000 Olympic Games and was ranked in the top 10 in the 800 meters in the United States for 22 consecutive years. She graduated from the University of Tennessee as a 15-Time All American, 9-Time NCAA Champion and 11-Time All-Southeastern Conference Champion.
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Judges Select Winners of Julianna V. Bolt Art Contest to be Recognized at Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast, January 18
Volunteers from the community and East Stroudsburg University judged artwork submitted from high school students in Monroe County as part of the Julianna V. Bolt Art Contest on Tuesday, December 15, 2015. Kirsten McCorquodale from Stroudsburg High School won first place, Ellis Rowland from Stroudsburg High School earned second place and Rachel Bezenyon from Pleasant Valley High School was awarded third place. The winners will be recognized at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast on Monday, January 18, 2016, from 8 to 10 a.m. in ESU’s Mattioli Recreation Center.
Place winners, who are invited to the breakfast, will receive sweatshirts that have been donated by the ESU bookstore. The winner will be awarded an additional gift supplied by Wayne Bolt, who is a proud sponsor of the breakfast and husband of the late Julianna Bolt, for whom the art contest is named.
The contest originally began as an essay contest in 2000, but transitioned a few years later to an art contest. There were 60 entries this year.
“We wanted to make it more fun,” MLK Celebration Breakfast committee member Geryl Kinsel said. “An essay contest seemed like homework for the kids.”
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When John Chang, Ph.D., was 19-years-old, a surfing accident in Ocean City, Md., rendered him quadriplegic.
Now an associate psychology professor at East Stroudsburg University, he combines his personal experience and his expertise to enhance the learning environment for students in and out of…
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Savannah Doyle grew up as the youngest of six children in Philadelphia. Always vying for her parents’ attention, she spent a lot of her time figuring life out on her own. When she was accepted to East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, she worked part time and looked to scholarships and grants to finance her education. But Doyle was not going to let her struggles affect her college experience.
Despite her hectic schedule, she jumped at the chance to get involved on campus. In her four years, she was a student employee in multiple offices on campus, including Admissions, the Student Enrollment Center and the Department of Academic Enrichment and Learning. She was president of the Campus Activities Board (CAB), president of Psi Chi, the international honor society in psychology, and webmaster for the Epsilon Omicron Chapter of Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity. Doyle also served on the board of directors of the Student Activity Association (SAA).
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In instances of severe weather this winter, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) reminds students, faculty and staff to tune in to the radio and television stations and websites listed below, or visit the ESU website for updated announcements regarding possible class cancelations, delays and/or university closings.
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Five doctoral degrees in administration and leadership studies will be awarded during fall commencement exercises at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania on Saturday, December 12, at 8:45 a.m. in Koehler Fieldhouse.
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Cynthia Boddie-Willis will be the keynote speaker for East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania’s winter commencement ceremony on Saturday, December 12, at 8:45 a.m. in Koehler Fieldhouse.
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