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Cheyney Seniors Honored Before Final Volleyball Match

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Cheyney University's Women's Volleyball team wrapped up its season by honoring its seniors and facing Lock Haven University and the University of Pittsburgh Johnstown in two back-to-back double headers.

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Cheyney Hosts November Open House

Sunday, November 15, 2015

The November 2015 Open House at Cheyney University drew a nice crowd of enthusiastic parents and prospective students.

Cheyney's Soulful Sound Classy Brass Performs at Ed Bradley Way Dedication

Sunday, November 15, 2015

On November 14, the Cheyney University "Soulful Sound Classy Brass" performed at a dedication ceremony naming a portion of Philadelphia's City Avenue between Monument Road & Presidential Boulevard 'Ed Bradley Way' in honor of CU Alumnus and '60 Minutes' correspondent Ed Bradley

Keystone Honors Scholars Attend Villanova School of Law Conference on Diversity

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Students of Cheyney University’s Keystone Honors Academy attended an all day conference about Diversity at the Villanova School of Law on Friday, November 13th. The Pipeline to Legal Profession: Overcoming Barriers to Entry seminar was hosted by the Society of American Law Teachers (SALT) and ran from morning until afternoon.

Keystone Honors Academy Celebrates 2015 Autumn Reception

Thursday, November 12, 2015

On Wednesday, November 11, students and faculty at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania gathered alongside various guests to celebrate the 2015 Autumn Reception of the Keystone Honors Academy in the Carnegie Great Room.

Cheyney Wolf Unveiled

Thursday, November 12, 2015

The Marcus Foster Student Alumni Center lobby was packed with students, faculty, staff, and alumni for the Veterans Day celebration and the unveiling of Cheyney's new Wolf.

Cheyney University Team Presents Behavioral Health Action Plan at National Conference

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Cheyney University’s efforts in establishing behavioral health programs on campus were recognized and expanded at The Lonnie E. Mitchell HBCU Behavioral Health Policy Academy, titled, “Sustaining High Impact Campus Strategies", November 6-8 in Charleston, SC, where a Cheyney team presented its new behavioral health action plan.

The Pulse - News from Cheyney's Health Center: I FEEL SO SICK

Friday, November 6, 2015

Read The Cheyney Pulse - helpful information and tips from Cheyney's Doctor It’s 7am. The alarm just rang and you feel awful. You can’t breathe, you feel warm, your throat is sore and you have a test before lunch. What do you do?

Cheyney Student Government Association Organizes Breast Cancer Walk

Monday, November 2, 2015

Cheyney University's Student government Association (SGA) organized a Breast Cancer Walk on Saturday, October 30. The goal was to raise money for a cause that is near and dear to many people's hearts. Virtually every student, staff and faculty member at Cheyney knows someone who has been affected by breast cancer.

Cheyney Welcomes New Rotary Club to Campus

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Cheyney University's new Rotaract Club is looking for new members to join their philanthropic, leadership and service organization. Meetings are held every first and third Thursday at 4:30 pm in DSS room 105. The next meeting is November 19th. Every student is invited to attend.

Cheyney University Honors Football Seniors at Halftime

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Cheyney University acknowledged its seniors during halftime at Saturday's football game against West Chester University as the eight wolves made their final home appearance at O'Shields-Stevenson Stadium.

The Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (DCD) Will Perform Four Works by Four Different Choreographers at Cheyney University

Saturday, October 31, 2015

The Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (DCD) will perform four works by four different choreographers on Monday November 9, 2015 at the Marian Anderson Music Center at Cheyney University. Presented by the Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Arts and Lectures Series at Cheyney University, the program begins at 7:00 pm.

Searching for Willie Lynch Inspires Cheyney University Audience

Saturday, October 31, 2015

On Thursday, October 29th, Cheyney University’s Arts and Lectures Series presented "Searching for Willie Lynch" by Layon Gray at the Marian Anderson Music Center Theatre.

Join Cheyney's Team for the November 7 Heart Walk or Donate to the Cause

Friday, October 30, 2015

On Saturday November 7, a team from Cheyney University will walk in The American Heart Association's Annual 5k at the Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, PA. A bus will be leaving campus at 8 am. You can sign up to walk or donate to the cause in the team's name. Help fight against heart disease and stroke, the nation's #1 and #5 killers.

Cheyney University Hosts 2015 STEM Student Poster Session

Friday, October 30, 2015

The October 14 Poster Session at the New Science Center Lobby featured work of Cheyney University STEM students done during summer training internships and research assignments.

Fall 2015 Graduate School Fair Attracts Students Serious About Higher Education

Thursday, October 29, 2015

The Keystone Honors Academy (KHA) at Cheyney University hosted its Fall 2015 Graduate School Fair on Thursday, October 22, 2015 from 2 to 5 pm at the Marcus Foster Alumni Student Center. More than 100 students passed through the various booths seeking information about programs to help them further their careers.

The Grille@Cheyney Opens On Harris Turner Second Floor

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

The Grille@Cheyney reopened on Monday October 26. It is located on the 2nd floor of the Harris Turner Building and is open from noon to 1:15 pm each Monday and Tuesday

Cheyney University to Present "My Son Matters" Photography Exhibition by Denise Allen

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

The exhibition My Son Matters! by photographer Denise Allen will open on Thursday, November 5 at Cheyney University's Biddle Hall Gallery. The show features striking portraits of black mothers with their sons.

Cheyney Womens Volleyball Nets Second Win of the Season

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Cheyney University women's volleyball team saw the second win of the season with a 5 set match win over Bowie State University. With tough serving, the Lady Wolves rolled through sets 4 and 5 for the win.

Cheyney University Title IX Coordinator Sheilah Vance, Esq., Presents at National Conference

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Cheyney University Title IX Coordinator Sheilah Vance, Esq., Chief of Staff and Deputy to the President, gave a presentation on “Understanding Faculty’s Mandatory Reporting Obligations” at the Association of Title IX Administrators (ATIXA) Annual Conference.

Art by Cheyney University Faculty and Students on National Display in GA until December 21

Friday, October 16, 2015

On October 8 and 9 the National Alliance of Artists from Historically Black Colleges and Universities, NAAHBCU, hosted its fifteenth annual national conference at Fort Valley State University’s Fine Art Studios and Gallery Center in Fort Valley, Georgia. Afrofuturism Rising: Black Art Across the Spectrum was the conference theme.

Cheyney University's Keystone Honors Academy Hosts 2015 Graduate School Fair

Friday, October 16, 2015

Savvy students can plan ahead for the next steps in their education at Cheyney University's Graduate School Fair on Thursday October 22 from 2 to 5 pm in the Marcus Foster Student Center. The event is free and open to the public.

Professor Edgar "Sonny" Harris' Family Honored at 2015 Homecoming Legacy Brunch

Monday, October 12, 2015

The late Edgar "Sonny" Harris '58 and his family were honored as Cheyney University's 2015 Legacy Family at a brunch that wrapped up Homecoming festivities for alumni who traveled from near and far. The honor for the beloved professor and champion for Cheyney came less than a month after his sudden death.

CU's Professor Patrice L. Jeppson and Students Uri Simms and Alisa Jackson Attend Symposium

Monday, October 12, 2015

Students Uri Simms and Alisa Jackson and Cheyney Social and Behavioral Sciences instructor, Dr. Patrice L. Jeppson attended the 3rd annual Dennis Farm Charitable Land Trust Symposium.

2015 Homecoming Theme: Cheyney is Calling You

Sunday, October 11, 2015

They came from near and far to celebrate another Homecoming at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania. This year's theme--"Cheyney is Calling You."

New Class Inducted at Cheyney Life Members Luncheon

Saturday, October 10, 2015

A new class was inducted at Cheyney University's Life Members Luncheon Friday, October 9 on the historic campus. To be inducted, donors must give $1000 to the University.

Upcoming Events

#GivingTuesday - A New Way to Support Cheyney University
Tuesday, December 1
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Inauguration Ceremony for Cheyney University's Chimes
Wednesday, December 2
12:00 PM

2015 Cheyney University Winter Campus Meeting
Wednesday, December 2
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Resilience - Still We Rise - Student/Faculty Meet the Artists Reception
Thursday, December 3
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Friday Al-Jumu 'ah Service
Friday, December 4
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM

1st Annual Miss Blue & White Christmas Show
Sunday, December 6
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Last Day of Fall Classes (15wks & 2nd 7.5wks)
Monday, December 7
12:00 AM

Final Exams December 8 - 11
Tuesday, December 8
12:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Cheyney University Council of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, December 15
1:15 PM - 3:00 PM

New Year's Holiday
Friday, January 1
12:00 AM

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