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Cheyney Alumni Serve Up "A Taste of Philadelphia" to Freshmen Families

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

They came from as close as Chester, PA and as far away as California and three international countries. Parents, grandparents, siblings, relatives and friends of incoming Cheyney University freshmen arrived on campus ready to move their loved one in and resolve any last minute issues. Meantime, nearly 20 alumni, led by Gaynelle Turner Lewis ('73) and Benjamin, came together to serve up "A Taste of Philadelphia"

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Cheyney University Students Attend 10-Week Research Program at Pennsylvania State University Harrisburg

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Two Cheyney University biology students, Vania Louis, a senior from Trenton, NJ, and Comfort Effi, a sophomore from Harrisburg, PA, attended a 10-week research program at Pennsylvania State University Harrisburg that gave them excellent hands-on experience in the laboratory. Both plan to pursue STEM-related careers at a time when minority women, on average, reportedly do not.

VITAL COMMUNICATIONS Vol. 6 Issue 53 JUNE 2014

Friday, June 20, 2014

VITAL COMMUNICATIONS June 2014

The Collegiate 100 of Cheyney University Makes Great Impression at National Conference

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Five student delegates from the Cheyney University Collegiate 100 traveled to Hollywood, Florida to participate in a four-day conference that included leadership, professional development, and peer mentoring sessions.They not only took full advantage of the workshops and opportunities at the international conference, but made their presence felt in very big ways.

2014 Annual All-Sports Banquet Showcases Academic Excellence

Saturday, May 3, 2014

The Cheyney University Department of Athletics hosted the Annual All-Sports Banquet at the Penn Oaks Golf Club in West Chester on May 1.

Cheyney's FMM Entrepreneurship Expo Attracts Record Crowd

Saturday, May 3, 2014

Cheyney University's Fashion Merchandising and Mangement (FMM) Program set a new attendance record when it hosted its 4th Biennial FMM Fashion Entrepreneurship Expo on May 1. FMM students worked hard to offer an exciting and highly interactive event.

For the 2nd Year Contestants Prove that Cheyney's Got Talent

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Cheyney’s Got Talent was held on April 28, 2014 at 8 pm in the Marian Anderson Music Center. Twelve performers showcased talents including dance, poetry, spoken word, rapping and piano for an audience of more than 200 excited students and friends.

Cheyney University Crowns a New King and Queen

Thursday, May 1, 2014

The 42nd Annual Miss Cheyney University Pageant and the 3rd Annual Mr. Cheyney University Pageant took place on April 26 in Marian Anderson Music Center. When the votes were tallied, the 2014-2015 winners were...

Cheyney University's S.O.A.P. Holds Annual End Poverty Day

Monday, April 28, 2014

Members of Students Organized Against Poverty (S.O.A.P.) recently held their annual “End Poverty Day” in Duckrey Social Sciences lobby. Students in Dr. Lynn Green’s Sociology of Poverty class worked with them to spread the word, to inform and to increase awareness to the problem.

Business Plan Winner Announced at Cheyney ELC Award Ceremony

Friday, April 25, 2014

The Entrepreneurial Leadership Center (ELC) at Cheyney University held its annual Entrepreneurial Leadership Fair, intended to help entrepreneurs get a better understanding of how to start their own businesses.

Angela Davis Packs the House for Keystone Honors Academy Benefit

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Angela Davis spoke before a packed house at Cheyney University on April 17, bringing a message about peace in turbulent times. All monies raised from "An Evening with Angela Davis" will go directly to supporting students in Cheyney University's Keystone Honors Academy.

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.

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.

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.

Cheyney University's Career Fair Attracts a Crowd

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Recruiters from 35 companies filled the Marcus Foster Student Center Auditorium at the March 12 Career Fair. A steady flow of students filled the Auditorium throughout the day, and the large student turnout made their trip worthwhile.

Miss Beautifully Curved is Crowned at Cheyney University

Friday, February 28, 2014

Freshman Egypt Bailey is the first Miss Beautifully Curved at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania. The reigning Miss Cheyney, India Cross, came up with the idea, organized and hosted the pageant on February 26 in the Marcus Foster Student Center. The event was part of her platform which is to unite the women on campus by helping them all find the beauty that is within them.

Leslie McCurdy Wows Crowds in Two Performances of Her One-Woman Play about Harriet Tubman

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Canadian actress and playwright Leslie McCurdy performed two magnificent presentations of her solo adrenaline-charged historical drama “The Spirit of Harriet Tubman" February 19 in the Marian Anderson Music Center on the historic Cheyney University (CU) campus.

Cheyney Junior Spends Spring Semester Studying at Duke University

Sunday, February 2, 2014

Anyone who knows Allentown, PA native Travonya Kenly knows for certain that she wants to spend her life saving pandas. The 20-year-old Cheyney University ecology major, now in her junior year, discovered pandas after visiting the zoo in Washington, DC when she was in middle school.

HRTM Senior Stands For Cheyney

Friday, January 31, 2014

CU Senior Aaron Yancey takes his responsibilities seriously. "As a first generation college graduate, I feel obligated to be the ideal Cheyney man, the model student."

CU Entrepreneurial Leadership Series Features Networking for Entrepreneurs by Deborah Frazier, RBC Wealth Management, on March 11

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Professional wealth advisor Deborah Frazier will present a program, Networking for Entrepreneurs, at Cheyney University’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Series on Tuesday, March 11, 2014.

Lady Wolves Earn Another Victory

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Kia Whitley-Duncan scored a career-high 27 points including 16 in the first half to pace Cheyney (3-14:3-5) to an 82-70 victory over Lock Haven (4-14:2-6).

Cheyney Students Participate in MLK Jr. Day of Service

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

School was closed on Monday, January 20 but that didn't stop 30 Cheyney University students and staff from spending a 'day on' instead of a 'day off' on the National Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

Spring 2014 Internship Institute Offers Workshops Every Wednesday

Friday, January 17, 2014

The Institute focuses on interviewing, resume building, professional development, appropriate dress, and communication skills, as well as other topics that relate to conducting an effective job search. As a free service to Cheyney students, it is highly recommended that all students participate in the Institute in either their sophomore or junior year.

Free Mobile Crisis Team Available For Student Assistance

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Cheyney University partners with the Delaware County Crisis Connection to provide services to students, faculty and staff all-year-round. A free mobile crisis team is available to come to campus to help with assessment, intervention, and referral. Services include assistance with mental health issues, suicide intervention, and educational prevention workshops for students.

Physician Services in the Health Center

Monday, December 2, 2013

Physician Services will be available in the Health Center from 8 am - 3 pm Monday, Tuesday, Wedensday for the remainder of this semester.

Upcoming Events

Lunch w/KHA (New Students)
Wednesday, August 20
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

MADDEN GAME TOURNAMENT & MOVIE NIGHT
Wednesday, August 20
9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

SHOPPING ON THE PIKE & BLOCK PARTY
Friday, August 22
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM

OPEN GYM & KARAOKE CONTEST
Saturday, August 23
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

INSPIRATIONAL HOUR
Sunday, August 24
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

OPEN SWIM - COPE HALL POOL
Sunday, August 24
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Student Organization Leaders Meeting
Wednesday, August 27
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Keystone Honors Acad. All Member Meeting
Thursday, August 28
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Cheyney Activities Board (CAB) Week
Sunday, August 31
TBA - TBA

JUNIOR CLASS MEETING
Tuesday, September 2
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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