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Academic Success Center Study-A-Thon

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Visit the Academic Success Center located on the 2nd floor of the Vaux-Logan Building today. Get set up with an experienced tutor to assist you with Finals preparation and more.

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Operation Catch-Up

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Have you received one or more "Unsatisfactory" grades for the Fall 2015 semester? Do you need assistance in developing a plan for academic success? Visit the Academic Success Center located on the 2nd floor of the Vaux-Logan Building to find out more.

Cheyney Student Receives GlaxoSmithKline Opportunity Scholarship

Friday, September 12, 2014

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), a global healthcare company, recently selected Cheyney University senior Edwin Braswell as a recipient of a GSK Opportunity Scholarship. The college scholarship is awarded each year to Philadelphia students who have overcome great adversities and are changing their lives through higher education.

Students Unveil New Mural Celebrating Cheyney University

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Professor Joel Keener's sculpture students worked for an entire semester on a mural depicting all that Cheyney University has to offer. That sculpture was unveiled in September and is now hanging in its new home--in the lobby of the new science center.

2014 - 2015 College Success Workshop Series

Monday, August 25, 2014

The 2014 – 2015 College Success Workshop Series begins on August 26 All workshops start at 12:30 pm and are located in Burleigh Hall Conference Room. All students are welcome to attend.

W.W. Smith Charitable Trust Staff Visits Cheyney Campus

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Several Cheyney University W.W. Smith tuition-assistance scholarship recipients welcomed Michelle Montgomery, Grant Administrator, and Paralee Knight, Sr. Client Associate for Philanthropic Services of the W. W. Smith Charitable Trust on April 9. Cheyney University has received $1.6 million in scholarships from the Trust over the past 36 years. “This scholarship means so much to me,” said sophomore Anwar-Nasser Mathis, who recently lost both of his parents to cancer.

Siblings Set New Record at Cheyney University

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

When 21-year-old Cheyney University senior Sibongele Murray was crowned Homecoming Queen this month, she and her siblings set a new record at the nation's first institution for higher learning for African Americans.

The Keystone Honors Academy at Cheyney University Prepares Students for Graduate Study

Friday, October 18, 2013

More than 100 students attended The Keystone Honors Academy's Fall 2013 Graduate School Fair on Cheyney University's campus October 17, 2013. The wide selection of graduate schools from around the region gave students a variety of programs to consider for post-baccalaureate study.

Entrepreneur and Success Strategist Raevyn Jones Kicks Off Cheyney University's ELC Lecture Series

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Cheyney University's Entrepreneurial Leadership Center (ELC) welcomes Entrepreneur/Speaker/Success Strategist Raevyn Jones on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 to discuss "Creating Your Own Economy" from 6 to 8 pm in the New Residence Hall UPS Conference Room.

Cheyney's Got Talent Proves That Art Has The Power To Heal & The Power To Unite

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Cheyney’s Got Talent was held on April 22, 2013 at 8 pm in the Marian Anderson Music Center. Fourteen performers offered selections including poetry, spoken word, rapping, singing and piano.

Dr. Robin Smith Leads Campus Workshops This Spring on Using the Creative Arts for Empowerment, Enrichment and Excellence

Saturday, January 26, 2013

University College Student Wellness staff coordinator Lorna Best has planned a series of Behavioral Health Workshops for the Spring 2013 semester. The programs begin at 6 pm and will be held in February, March and April in the UPS Conference Room of the new Residence Hall. The series, Using the Creative Arts for Empowerment, Enrichment and Excellence, is planned to inspire and help students have successful academic and social experiences while at Cheyney University.

CU Students Meet 50 Cent at QVC

Thursday, December 6, 2012

On Tuesday, Vice President Suzanne Phillips and Rev. Elisha Morris accompanied a group of Cheyney University students to the QVC headquarters in nearby West Chester. Not only was it an opportunity see QVC's studios and learn about the world's leading video and ecommerce retailer, the outing was also a chance to meet one of the most popular rap performers in history - 50 Cent.

Destination Cheyney Brings Students To Campus

Friday, November 9, 2012

About 250 students and family members visited campus on Friday, November 9, for Destination Cheyney. The college visitation was organized by the new Executive Director of Enrollment Management, Eric Hilton, Ph.D. and his staff.

Fall 2012 Wednesday Workshop Series - GAC 101 & 102 Freshman Seminar Required Workshops

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Fall 2012 Wednesday Workshop Series - GAC 101 & 102 Freshman Seminar Required Workshops

Upcoming Events

Major Decisions - Majors Fair
Monday, September 18
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Get A Life - Professional Clubs & organizations Fair
Tuesday, September 19
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

GAP Year Programs
Wednesday, September 20
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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