Bob Woodward Speaks at WCU
Award-winning journalist and author Bob Woodward gave a talk on presidential leadership and the price of politics at West Chester University on Friday, November 1. Woodward's appearance on WCU's campus is the first in the University's presidential speaker series, which will include a talk in the spring by ABC News political commentator Cokie Roberts. Click here to read more.
WCU Students and the Community Benefit From New Planetarium
This past summer, the University replaced its 44-year-old system of gears and mirrors with a 32-foot nanoseam dome and powerful digital planetarium projector, designed specifically for "full dome" education. Built by Spitz, the world leader in projection domes, and powered by "Starry Night" and "The Layered Earth," the SciDome XD Touch system provides real time simulation for space and earth science teaching. Students can explore the layers of Earth in 3D detail, or immerse themselves in an interactive visual universe. Click here to read more.
Secret Room Under West Chester Sidewalk
A room was uncovered beneath a West Chester sidewalk last month and will soon be capped. This secret room is located on the corner of Church and Market Streets. The concrete appears to date back to the 1930s. Question is - what was it for? Click here to read more.