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Friday, May 8, 2015

Nominations Due for Cheyney University's 2015 Lindback Distinguished Teaching Award

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Cheyney University students and faculty are encouraged to submit nominations for Cheyney University's Lindback Distinguished Teaching Award.

Hank Thomas, Former CORE Freedom Rider, To Give Keynote Speech at April 22 ELC Event

Monday, April 20, 2015

Hank Thomas, an entrepreneur, Civil Rights activist and historian, will give the keynote address at Cheyney University’s annual Entrepreneurial Leadership Business Plan Competition (ELC) Awards Ceremony on April 22 at 7 pm in The Marian Anderson Music Center Theatre.

Cheyney Senior Travonya Kenly Receives PA State School System's Highest Academic Honor--the Ali-Zaidi Award--in Harrisburg

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Cheyney University Senior Travonya Kenly today received the prestigious Ali-Zaidi Award, the highest level of academic achievement within the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) universities. She is the 15th recipient and the first Cheyney student to win the illustrious award. Every spring, each of the 14 PASSHE schools nominates a student for the Ali-Zaidi Award but only one gets the highest honor. $1000 and the Ali-Zaidi medallion, and congratulatory citations from lawmakers

Head Track and Field Coach James Williams appeared on the Tone and Tenor Radio Show on WWBD-AM along with student-athlete Dominic Barr.

Friday, March 6, 2015

Head Track and Field Coach James Williams appeared on the Tone and Tenor Radio Show on WWBD-AM along with student-athlete Dominic Barr.

Collegiate 100 Chapter Offers Many Opportunities for Cheyney Students

Monday, December 15, 2014

Cheyney University’s Collegiate 100 Chapter, an auxiliary of the Philadelphia Chapter of 100 Black Men, has been active on and off campus this semester. The Collegiate students, both male and female, were selected on the basis of their prior community service, engagement in positive extracurricular activities, and academic accomplishments.

Cheyney University's Center for Career & Professional Development to Host Fall Career Fair on Wednesday October 29

Friday, October 24, 2014

Cheyney University's Center for Career & Professional Development is hosting the Fall Career Fair on October 29. It will be held in the Marcus Foster Student Alumni Center from 11 am to 3 pm in Marcus Foster Student Union's second floor auditorium.

Project Runway's Season 12 winner Dom Streater opens ELC Lectures Series on Wednesday, September 10.

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

On September 10, Dom Streater, the Season 12 winner of the Emmy-Award-winning television series Project Runway, will open Cheyney University’s 2014 Fall Entrepreneurial Leadership Center (ELC) Lectures Series.

May 2 - 4 Weekend Parking Notice and Bus Route Change

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

The Cheyney Police Department is issuing a Temporary Change in Parking and a Temporary Bus Route Change due to the upcoming May Weekend events scheduled for May 2, 2014 thru May 4, 2014.

Cheyney University Celebrates Women with Keynote Speaker Pat Troy-Brooks with Sister Circle Discussions

Friday, March 28, 2014

On Monday, March 31, the Cheyney University Office of Student Activities will present Pat Troy-Brooks, a motivational speaker, workforce expert, consultant, and breast cancer survivor. A first-time author, she has written a life-changing comprehensive guide to employment, Your Job Search GPS: Navigate to Your Career Destination in 10 Steps.

Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers Be/Longing: Light/Shadow Performance Mesmerizes CU Crowd

Thursday, March 27, 2014

The artistic masterpiece of poetic movements and innovative sounds featured the critically-acclaimed and internationally known Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers (KYL/D). The show was part of Cheyney University’s 2014 Spring Arts and Lectures Series.

Scholarships Available for University of California's Summer Institute for Emerging Managers and Leaders - Applications Due March 31

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Ruth Brice, director of Career Services at Cheyney University, is encouraging first- and second-year students to consider applying to The University of California Summer Institute for Emerging Managers and Leaders

"The Spirit of Harriet Tubman" Coming to Cheyney University

Saturday, January 4, 2014

The Cheyney University Arts and Lectures Series opens its spring 2014 season on Wednesday, February 19th with "The Spirit of Harriet Tubman" at 1:30 and 7:30 pm in the Marian Anderson Music Center Auditorium.

January 28 Spring 2013 Opening Conference Mandatory for Students

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Opening Conference for Students Monday, January 28, 2013 12:30 - 1:30 pm- Marian Anderson Auditorium

Cheyney University Hosts Youth Day January 11th

Friday, January 4, 2013

Cheyney University is hosting a Youth Day on Friday, January 11 as part of the annual PSAC “Take a Kid to a Game Day” from 10 am to 4 pm on the historic campus. The program is free for children in elementary and middle school and their families. The purpose is to involve the community in campus events.

The Bloomberg Institute Will Offer The Bloomberg Assessment Test at Cheyney University on September 21

Thursday, September 6, 2012

The Bloomberg Institute is coming to Cheyney University on September 21st to give the Bloomberg Assessment Test (BAT) to students and recently graduated alumni who are interested in pursuing careers in Finance, Economics and Business. There is no charge to take the 3-hour computer-based test on campus, but preregistration is necessary.

2012 Homecoming Celebration - 175 Years

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

The 175th celebration of Cheyney University of Pennsylvania will hit a high point during Homecoming Weekend. From Wednesday through Sunday, Oct 17-21, many opportunities exist for past and current students to enjoy our beautiful campus, meet old friends and enjoy festivities.

DC Metro Area Alum Hosting August 11 Crab Feast

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

The D.C. Metro area Cheyney University Alumni Association is hosting its second Crab Feast to support scholarships and activities of the Alumni Association. Food also includes non-seafood gourmet dishes & desserts, 50/50 raffle, photographer, door prizes, vendors.

Commencement Information for 2012 Graduates

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Congratulations, Prospective Graduate, family members and guests; and welcome to Cheyney University's Commencement Website! The 2012 Commencement Convocation will be held on the Cheyney University Quadrangle at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 12, 2012. All graduates are expected to participate in Commencement and must be in proper academic attire. Please arrive by 9:30 a.m. and report directly to Dudley Hall on the Quadrangle. A special events tent will be set up on the quadrangle to accommodate all of the commencement participants and guests; there will be no need to relocate activities due to inclement weather. Rehearsal for Commencement will be held in Dudley Hall at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 10, 2012

Weather Changes Community Day Plans

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

In anticipation of inclement weather on April 21, some of the Community Day at Cheyney University activities have been changed. As planned, the 4th annual Thornbury 5K/10K race organized by the Delaware Valley Lions Club will begin at 8 am this Saturday. Registration opens at 7:00 am in Cope Hall gymnasium. Parking is available in the Marcus Foster parking lot. This is an out and back race starting and ending at Cheyney University.

The Doctor Is In - Dr. Pamela Hadley Joins CU Health Center Staff

Friday, February 17, 2012

Dr. Pamela Hadley, a Cheyney University of Pennsylvania graduate, has just joined the Cheyney University staff as campus physician. Dr. Hadley earned her medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her training at Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, Case Western Reserve.

ELC Program on February 28 Covers "The Impact of Entrepreneurship on African American Economic Development & Wealth Creation: Historical View, Black Hair Care Industry."

Friday, February 17, 2012

On Tuesday, February 28 Earl Boyd & Ivey Ibrahin will discuss"The Impact of Entrepreneurship on African American Economic Development & Wealth Creation: Historical View, Black Hair Care Industry."

Campus Construction Projects to Alter Homecoming Parking and Tailgating

Thursday, September 1, 2011

President Michelle Howard-Vital has alerted Cheyney University alumni, faculty, staff and students that due to campus construction projects, there will be a few inconveniences during Homecoming Week (October 10 - 16). A slightly altered parking and tailgating arrangement has been planned to maximize the safety of the alumni, to work within the Townships rules, and to accommodate as many alumni on campus as possible.

HOT RADIO JOB!!! Position title: Production/Programming Coordinator

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

ATTENTION CHEYNEY UNIVERSITY STUDENTS AND ALUNMI HOT RADIO JOB!!! Position title: Production/Programming Coordinator. Last date for consideration is August 29, 2011.