Friday, October 25, 2013
Cheyney University’s 2013 Lindback Scholar, a distinguished teaching honor that has gone to outstanding faculty for nearly a decade, is Professor Shelly Weeks-Channel, who is humbled by the honor. She calls it "a confirmation that my work as an educator is highly regarded and contributes to the overall success of the university."
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.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Cheyney University welcomed Dr. Cherita Weatherspoon this month as the Executive Director of University College.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Humphreys Hall, the oldest academic building on the campus of Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, was showcased at a ribbon-cutting on September 11, 2013. The 14,000 square-foot building, vacant for the past 10 years, has recently undergone an extensive restoration to provide residential housing for a cohort of non-traditional students, known as Humphreys scholars.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Keystone Honors Academy recently inducted 35 new members at a formal ceremony that took place in Carnegie Hall on the University's historic quadrangle.
Friday, March 22, 2013
Cheyney University will celebrate academic excellence at the Annual Honors and Awards Convocation on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 6:00 PM in the Marian Anderson Auditorium. The entire campus community and public are invited to attend the event and the reception afterwards.
The Cheyney University Honors and Awards Convocation is an annual event designated to celebrate the accomplishments and ongoing academic excellence of Cheyney University students and faculty.
Friday, March 15, 2013
A number of degree completion programs are offered at the Cheyney University at the Philadelphia Multi-University Center (PMUC) Center City Campus, located at 701 Market Street in Philadelphia.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Opening Conference for Students
Monday, January 28, 2013
12:30 - 1:30 pm- Marian Anderson Auditorium
Friday, January 11, 2013
Dear Cheyney University Student/Parent:
Greetings and Happy New Year! We wanted to share with you the information below regarding important orientation dates for all new, returning, and transfer Cheyney University students:
New Student Orientation:
• New Student Orientation (Main Campus) – January 15, 2013
• Transfer Student Orientation (Main Campus) – January 17, 2013
• Backup Orientation Date (Main Campus) – January 29, 2013
• New Student Orientation (Center City) – January 24, 2013
Friday, September 21, 2012
On Thursday, September 20, 2012, The Keystone Honors Academy hosted a welcome dinner and induction ceremony for its members. Thirty-eight members joined the Honors Academy. These included new members representing first year students, transfer students to the University, and a number of continuing Cheyney University students who have demonstrated exceptional academic performance.
Monday, September 17, 2012
A delegation from Maryland's Sojourner-Douglass College visited Cheyney University on Friday, September 14. While on campus, they had an opportunity to meet Cheyney University President, Michelle Howard-Vital, Vice President of University Advancement, Nancy Jones, Chief of Staff, Sheilah Vance, and Dr. Steven Hughes. The highlight of the visit was a tour of the Aquaponics facility.
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Fall 2012 Wednesday Workshop Series - GAC 101 & 102 Freshman Seminar Required Workshops
Monday, June 25, 2012
The First International Conference on Democratic Governance will be held on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania, Houston Hall, on August 8-9, 2012. This event is organized by Cheyney University's Master of Public Administration Program in collaboration with the African & Caribbean Business Council and AMEPPA. The conference will bring together an international group of scholars and practitioners from diverse disciplines to explore multiple facets of the problems of democratic governance, particularly as they relate to corruption.
Monday, June 18, 2012
Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences, Dr. M. Bernadette Carter, recently retired from Cheyney University. At a dinner hosted in her honor on June 8, she was recognized for her many contributions to Cheyney University.
Thursday, June 14, 2012
At the June 14 Council of Trustees Meeting, Vice President for Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer, Gerald B. Coleman, was recognized for the contributions he made during his tenure at the University. Board Chairman Robert W. Bogle expressed the Board's gratitude for the high level of service that Vice President Coleman demonstrated in his 3-year tenure at Cheyney University. Mr. Coleman recently announced plans to accept a position at another institution of higher education.
Friday, June 1, 2012
Cheyney University Council of Trustees Announces FY 2012-13 Meeting Schedule
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
GAC 101 and 102 Freshman Seminar. Required Workshops. When: Wednesday’s 1:30-2:30 PM* Where: DSS Auditorium
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
We invite you to come and explore our Aquaculture Research and Education Center (AREL) here at Cheyney University. A FREE field trip for the day will give your students a chance to see science in action. Students will encounter various species of fish and aquatic invertebrates. Research scientist will be available to speak with students and answer questions. All visits can be tailored to meet specific state standards.
Friday, August 26, 2011
Professor Norma George of the Humanities and Communication Arts Department was one of only two persons awarded the Doctorate of Modern Languages at the commencement program held on August 12 at Middlebury College.
Friday, August 19, 2011
D.I.V.A. "Distinction Is Very Appealing" Program is a comprehensive and interactive four-part program series for women students. Each session, which lasts 90 minutes, provides a foundation for the session that follows. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend every session.
Thursday, August 18, 2011
Friday, August 5, 2011
Check out the August Newsletter
Friday, July 8, 2011
A special report in a recent issue of Diverse Issues in Higher Education has named Cheyney University’s Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management (HRTM) Program as a top 20 degree producer.
“The three-part Top 100 Special Report provides the only national analysis of U. S. college’s and university’s success in awarding degrees to Black, Hispanic, Asian American and American Indian students,” the journal noted in an article announcing the top 100 degree producers.
Thursday, June 16, 2011
Cheyney University grieves at the loss of the talented professor and mentor, Edythe Scott Bagley.
Professor Bagley was a member of the Cheyney University faculty for 25 years, retiring in 1996. Her title was Associate Professor of Fine Arts in the department of English.
Thursday, June 16, 2011
Starting this month, all Cheyney University faculty, staff, and students can take online Microsoft Digital Literacy Courses twenty-four hours per day and seven day per week for FREE. The online courses are available on the MyCU (Intranet) portal located on the cheyney.edu homepage.
"WC" Period Begins for (Winterim)
Wednesday, December 18
Christmas Day - No Classes (School Closed)
Wednesday, December 25
Self-Service "CLOSED" for FALL(15Wks & 2nd 7.5Wks) Final Grades Input
Saturday, December 28
New Year's Day - No Classes (School Closed)
Wednesday, January 1
Midterm Exam Begin for (Winterim)
Thursday, January 2
Self-Service "OPEN" for Midterm Grade Input for (Winterim)
Thursday, January 2
Midterm Exam End for (Winterim)
Friday, January 3
"WC" Ends for (Winterim)
Monday, January 6
Self-Service "CLOSED" for Midterm Grade Input for (Winterim)
Tuesday, January 7
Final Exam Begin for (Winterim)
Monday, January 13