Message from the Interim President
A dozen or more WCU alumni joined me in helping our first-year students move into their residence halls on Aug. 26, in preparation for the start of the fall semester on Aug. 29. Click here to read more.
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Dick Yoder Day
West Chester University celebrates Dick Yoder Day on Saturday, October 8 at the WCU vs. Shippensburg football game (kickoff at 12 p.m.). Join us as we celebrate Richard B. "Dick" Yoder's commitment to our country, community and WCU with a special day in his honor. Click here for more info on how to purchase general admission tickets, which include a complimentary pre-game social, and/or to make a donation to the Richard B. "Dick" Yoder '59 Scholarship.
William Penn Fellowship
Gov. Wolf has announced the William Penn Fellowship, in which selected candidates will work for two years alongside executive leadership in the Commonwealth to address challenges facing Pennsylvania. At the conclusion of their fellowships, participants will have the opportunity to present the results of their work to the Governor and other senior officials.
The fellowship is open to individuals with master’s-level and above degrees earned from December 2013 to August 2017, with fellowships beginning in summer 2017. Applications are being accepted NOW through October 21. Details are available at www.pennfellowship.pa.gov.
Continuing Professional Education
Grad Exam Prep - $600. Whether you’re enrolling in a Masters or Doctorate Program, an entrance exam may be required. Come energize your math and verbal skills over 7 evenings while learning new strategies to raise your score on the GMAT or GRE exam. Classes will be held on the following dates at the Grad Center with free parking! Classes will be held on Wednesdays, Sept. 28 - Nov. 9, 2016. 6:00-9:30 p.m. Click here to register online or visit www.wcupa.edu/cpe. WCU students & alumni receive a $50 discount off the regular price of $650. Mention this ad and receive an additional $25 off – discount offer expires 9/12/16. Questions? 610-425-7435 firstname.lastname@example.org.
President Pre-Search Needs Assessment
WCU Alumni are invited to attend a breakfast forum for the President Pre-Search Needs Assessment with Jan Greenwood of Greenwood/Asher and Associates, Inc. and members of the Presidential Search Committee. Wednesday, September 14; 8:30-9:30am; WCU Alumni & Foundation Center, 202 Carter Drive, West Chester, PA. This forum is held to collect suggestions, recommendations, and advice of the WCU alumni community. RSVP is required by Friday, September 9. Please contact the Alumni Office at email@example.com or 610-436-2813.