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Spring Semester New Student Orientation Dates Announced

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

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.

June 2011 Vital Communications E-Newsletter

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

June 2011 Vital Communications E-Newsletter

May 2011 Vital Communications E- Newsletter

Friday, May 6, 2011

What to know what is going on at Cheyney University in a snap? Please view our May 2011 Vital Communications E- Newsletter.

Cheyney University Writing Center (CUWC) Spring 2011 Newsletter

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

The Writing Center promotes literacy at America’s oldest Historically Black Institution of Higher Learning by providing support for student writing across all classes and disciplines. Writing assistants offer one-on-one consultations at all stages of the writing process from focusing topics through drafting, revising, and editing. The Writing Center at Cheyney University provides a friendly, quiet environment for reading, writing, and collaboration.

Cheyney University Career Fair - April 6th

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Cheyney University Career Fair --- April 6, 2011. 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. - Marcus Foster 2nd Floor Auditorium

The Faces of Young: The Purvis Young Art Exhibition April 1-30, 2011

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Friday, April 1, 4:30—6:30. p.m. Opening Reception -Live Music, Biddle Hall Gallery Showing Purvis of Overtown Documentary, 5:00 p.m. Logan Auditorium Special Guest: George Viener of The Outsider Folk Art Gallery (Reading, PA). Wednesday, April 13, 1:30 p.m. Guest Panel:  In Your Face:  Knowing Purvis Young, Marcus Foster Auditorium, 2nd Floor. Wednesday, April 27, 1:30 p.m. Forever Young. Performance of arias and songs by American composers Marcus Foster Auditorium, 2nd Floor.

Free PRAXIS Workshops and Books - March 21, 22, & 24

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Free PRAXIS Preparation Workshops & Books on March 21, 22 & 24 by the Education & Leadership Department at Cheyney University

March 2011 Vital Communications E-Newsletter

Monday, March 14, 2011

Please view the March 2011 Vital Communications E-Newsletter

Community Day at Cheyney University - April 2, 9 AM to 2 PM

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Community Day at Cheyney University is planned for Saturday April 2 from 9 am to 2 pm. Activities are scheduled in the Cope Hall Gymnasium and O’Shields-Stevenson Stadium. All events will be held rain or shine, with cancellation planned for only severe weather. Activities are free and open to the public. Cheyney’s Athletic programs will be showcased, including a Throw Back sale of Cheyney athletic equipment and attire.

Sign up for the 6th Annual Haiku Contest

Friday, October 1, 2010

Dr. Lut Nero and faculty and staff of the Leslie Pinckney Hill Library are pleased to announce this year’s Haiku contest. A Haiku is a Japanese form of poetry which consists of three lines. To enter, please complete the attached entry form. Entries must be submitted to the L.P. Hill Library by November 1st.