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VITAL COMMUNICATIONS, Vol. 6 Issue 51 APRIL 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

VITAL COMMUNICATIONS April 2014

Important End of Year Information for Students

Friday, April 11, 2014

All residence halls will close promptly at 6:00 pm, Saturday May 10, 2014 and all residents must vacate the residence halls by 6:00 pm, Saturday, May 10, 2014. Once you check-out of the room, you will not be allowed back into the residence halls.

NBC Exec to tell Cheyney Students Tuesday April 15 How to Prepare for Life After College

Friday, April 11, 2014

Aretha Marshall - VP, Casting and Talent Development at NBC Universal is coming to Cheyney University to talk to students about "How to prepare for Life after College". Aretha Marshall is responsible for all aspects of casting and talent development for non fiction programming and content at Peacock Productions. She also serves as an Executive Producer.

Cheyney University Honors Academic Achievers

Friday, April 11, 2014

More than 350 Cheyney University students received accolades on April 10 for making academics a priority. The University's annual Honors and Awards Convocation attracted the campus community, family and friends.

Dr. Randal D. Pinkett, Founder, Chairman and CEO of BCT Partners, To Address Cheyney University Class of 2014

Friday, April 11, 2014

Dr. Randal D. Pinkett, Founder, Chairman and CEO, BCT Partners, will address the Cheyney University of Pennsylvania 2014 graduates at the May 10 Commencement Convocation. Dr. Pinkett has established himself as an entrepreneur, speaker, author and scholar, and as a leading voice for his generation in business and technology.

Cheyney University Welcomes Alumni Entrepreneurs

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

The Entrepreneurial Leadership Center at Cheyney University concluded its spring Lectures Series with the presentation of Cheyney Alumni Entrepreneurs. All three entrepreneurs shared their own journey from college to successful business owner with current students who long to be in business for themselves.

International Week at Cheyney University April 14 - 18

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

International Festival Week April 14 - 18 offers a variety of enriching cultural experiences for the entire campus community including an International Breakfast, Study Abroad Fair, a panel discussion about Opportunities in International Affairs, a musical performance and an induction ceremony for Phi Beta Delta Honor Scholars.

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.

Cheyney University Scholars Take Part in PASSHE Honors Conference in Harrisburg

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Three Cheyney University (CU) honors scholars served as panelists and another served as a moderator at the PA State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) Honors Conference April 7 in Harrisburg, PA. The day-long event gave students the opportunity to interact with other scholars from across the 14-state school system.

Cheyney University Contingent Meets with Legislators at the State Capitol as Part of Advocacy Day

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Students from all 14 Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) universities including Cheyney University spent several hours in the state Capitol April 8, meeting with legislators to talk about their college experiences and how important their education is to them.

Dr. Gedeon Mudacumura, Cheyney University's Director of Master in Public Administration Program, to Participate in National Discussion on "Africa in the Next 25 Years: Opportunities and Challenges"

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Dr. Gedeon Mudacumura, Director of the Master in Public Administration Program at Cheyney University, will participate in a high level discussion on “Africa in the Next 25 years: Opportunities and Challenges,” at the National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) in Washington DC on May 2.

An Evening with Angela Davis: A Program Presented to Support the Keystone Honors Academy at Cheyney University

Monday, April 7, 2014

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania will host An Evening with Angela Davis, a benefit event in support of the Keystone Honors Academy at 7 pm on Thursday, April 17. Tickets are still available for the lecture and a VIP dinner which begins at 5 pm.

Garcia Sets New School Record in Javelin....Crawford Wins 100 Hurdles

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Khabira Crawford led Cheyney at the Millersville Metrics by winning the 100 meter hurdles in 15.10. In the men's competition, Javier Garcia threw the javelin 58.55 m to set a new school record.

Cheyney University and Vermont Law School Partner to Offer New Opportunities to Pre-Law Students

Sunday, April 6, 2014

CU recently signed a partnership agreement with Vermont Law School (VLS) that will allow qualified CU graduates to enter into Law School at VLS which, according to U.S. News & World Report, has the top-ranked environmental law program in the nation.

Cheyney University President Mentors Next Generation of College Presidents

Saturday, April 5, 2014

For the third year in a row, Cheyney University President Dr. Michelle R. Howard-Vital has taken some aspiring college presidents under her wing. For the next several months, she will help, advise and encourage them as part of the American Council on Education (ACE) Spectrum Leadership Program.

Inspirational Pat Troy-Brooks Encourages Cheyney University's Young Women

Friday, April 4, 2014

A Sister Circle discussion featuring motivational speaker and workforce expert Pat Troy-Brooks on March 31 at Cheyney University turned out to be practical, real, up-front and personal.

Cheyney University Assistant Women's Basketball Coach Brittany Christian Receives A STEP UP Scholarship

Friday, April 4, 2014

Cheyney University assistant women's basketball coach Brittany Christian received a scholarship to participate in the 2014 A STEP UP, a symposium for the professional development of assistant coaches

April 14 Deadline to Vote For Cheyney University in The Home Depot Re-Tool Your School Contest

Friday, April 4, 2014

Cheyney University and its supporters have been successful in the past in garnering support for campus improvements through The Home Depot's Retool Your School Contest. CU supporters have until midnight April 14, 2014 to cast their votes daily in the Campus Improvement Grant Program.

Kun-Yang Lin Dancers Mesmerize the Crowd

Saturday, March 29, 2014

The artistic masterpiece of poetic movements and innovative sounds of the March 27 Be/Longing: Light/Shadow performance featured the critically-acclaimed and internationally known Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers.

Football Spring Practice Under Way

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Coach Anthony Johnson and the Cheyney University football team began their spring workouts on Saturday, March 29 and will conclude with the modified Annual Blue and White game on Saturday, April 26.

Coach Lockard Tenders Resignation

Friday, March 28, 2014

Cheyney University Head Football Coach Ken Lockard tendered his resignation earlier today. Lockard has been the Wolves head coach for the past three seasons. Cheyney went 2-31 during his tenure with both victories coming against HBCU rival Lincoln.

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.

The Collegiate 100 of Cheyney University Welcomes Class II to Its Ranks

Thursday, March 27, 2014

At an inspiring event at the Cheyney, PA campus, members of the Collegiate 100 of Cheyney University of Pennsylvania and the 100 Black Men of Philadelphia gathered in the UPS Classroom of the New Residence Hall to induct and pin candidates for membership in the C100 student organization.

Upcoming Events

"WC" Period Ends for SPRING (15Wks & 2nd 7.5Wks)
Monday, April 21
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

CCP/CUCC Dual Admission Day
Tuesday, April 22
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Concert Choir - Concert
Tuesday, April 22
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

HBCU Pride Day
Wednesday, April 23
12:00 AM

ELC Spring 2014 Leadership Fair - Business Plan Competition Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, April 23
TBA

Entrepreneurial Leadership Fair
Wednesday, April 23
9:00 AM

Cheyney Business Plan Competition Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, April 23
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

CU at Boot Camp
Wednesday, April 23
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Self-Service "CLOSED" @ 11:59AM for SPRING 2 (2nd 7.5Wks) Midterm Grades Input
Thursday, April 24
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Track
Friday, April 25
TBA

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