President’s Messages

Governor Announces Budget Freeze

Dear Colleagues, I wanted to share the following information which has just come to our attention. ¬†Governor Corbett has called for a budget freeze in reaction to lower than anticipated revenues for the current year.¬† PASSHE has been requested to…

January 6, 2012 - No Comments - Read more

Reporting of Observations or Knowledge of Violence, Abuse, or Other Crimes on Campus

The recent media reporting about revelations of apparent sexual assaults and abuse of minor children at Penn State University is shocking.¬† The allegations reported should serve as a stark reminder to everyone within the ESU community to be familiar with…

November 18, 2011 - No Comments - Read More


Campus Safety: Message to the Campus Community

I am deeply concerned, as I know all of us throughout the campus community are concerning the recent safety alerts of reported incidents where ESU students have been the victims of criminal assault. The majority of these serious incidents have…

October 28, 2011 - No Comments - Read More


Budget Update: Message to the Campus Community

I wanted to update you on the budget developments that have taken place since the end of the academic year to keep you involved with the process surrounding the reduction in revenues. On June 29th the Pennsylvania State System of…

August 11, 2011 - No Comments - Read More


Budget Update: Message to the Campus Community

After an uncertain few months, I am writing to provide you with an update on the fiscal year 2011-2012 Commonwealth General Fund Budget for higher education and its impact on PASSHE and ESU. The budget, which was signed into law…

July 8, 2011 - No Comments - Read More


Budget Update: Message to the Campus Community

I hope you have all had a chance to catch your breath now that the spring semester has ended, commencement is behind us and summer is nearly upon us. As promised, I am writing to provide you with an update…

May 24, 2011 - No Comments - Read More


Budget Update: Message to the Campus Community

As most of you are well aware, the budget outlook for the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) and East Stroudsburg University is uncertain and has not yet been finalized. Although the originally proposed cut of approximately 50% for…

April 21, 2011 - No Comments - Read More