Monday, August 18, 2014
As students from the Class of 2018 began arriving on campus for Welcome Week 2014, Dr. Phyllis Worthy Dawkins, Acting President, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs at Cheyney University, gave her first State of the University address before faculty and staff in Marian Anderson Auditorium.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Dear Cheyney Student, Last month, I accepted the challenge to become the Acting President of Cheyney University after Dr. Michelle R. Howard-Vital announced her retirement. In addition to my duties as Acting President, I will continue to serve as Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, working closely with faculty and staff to make your Cheyney experience a great one.
Sunday, May 11, 2014
They wore beanies on their heads 50 years ago when they walked the Historic Quadrangle at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania. On May 10, when they led the procession for the graduating Class of 2014 back at their alma mater, the women proudly wore white, while the men dressed in black.
Friday, February 28, 2014
A fascinated audience at Carnegie Hall heard Curtis Cheyney, III, Esq., descendant of George Cheyney, on whose land Cheyney University sits, and alumna Dr. Marion Lane, (’70), President of the Society of the Descendants of Washington’s Army at Valley Forge, talk about the interlocking history of Cheyney University, the Cheyney family, and patriots of African descent in the Revolutionary War.
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Lately, I have been wondering what it means to really "love one another." How do we prepare youth to do such, and how do we support this "loving" in our broader communities?
Thursday, January 16, 2014
VITAL COMMUNICATIONS - January 2014
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
VITAL COMMUNICATIONS - November 2013
Monday, November 4, 2013
November 2013 Vital Communications Newsletter
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Cheyney University recently became an All-Steinway School, joining more than 160 other schools in the world with that same illustrious distinction. Industry experts also say that just the All-Steinway School title alone, a universal symbol of excellence, is expected to enhance Cheyney University’s music program for the next 30 to 40 years.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Since his arrival in Harrisburg this month, the fourth Chancellor of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE), Frank T. Brogan, has made a point of scheduling visits to all of the universities in the PASSHE system. He visited Cheyney University on October 30.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
Homecoming 2013 demonstrated, once again, the commitment and dedication Cheyney University alumni have for the transformative educational and personal development that CU offers for students and their families.
Friday, October 18, 2013
The Cheyney University National Alumni Association hosted the annual Life Members Luncheon on Friday October 18 at Carnegie Hall. Cheyney University National Alumni Association's Maxine S. Coleman, Class of 1965, was Mistress of Ceremonies. Fourteen honorees were recognized.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
VITAL COMMUNICATIONS October 2013
Friday, September 13, 2013
Friday, September 13, 2013
VITAL COMMUNICATIONS September 2013
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Since the May 3, 2011 groundbreaking, great progress has been made on the 40,000 square-foot new Science Center.
Friday, June 21, 2013
PRESIDENT'S BLOG: June 2013 The Value of Cheyney University is Affirmed for Us
Monday, June 10, 2013
Vital Communications June 2013
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Cheyney University President Michelle R. Howard-Vital presented the 2013 Cheyney University graduating class at commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 18 at 11 AM in the historic quadrangle on campus.
Monday, March 4, 2013
March 2013 Vital Communications
Sunday, January 27, 2013
The Inaugural Speech of President Barack Obama probably will be one of the most memorable Inauguration speeches of United States' presidents and, likewise, one of the most defining speeches of Barack Obama, the man and leader.
Thursday, December 6, 2012
Monday, December 3, 2012
Tiffany Jones, research assistant at the Center for Urban Education (CUE) at the University of Southern California, recently worked with a CU Team on the University's Equity Scorecard. Vice President Nancy L. Jones, Dr. Sesime Adanu, Professor Jolly Ramakarishnan, Dr. Tara Kent and Professor Marietta Dantonio-Madsen are researching ways to fulfill the mission of providing access to quality education and improving equity among the diverse stakeholders in higher education.
Friday, November 9, 2012
About 250 students and family members visited campus on Friday, November 9, for Destination Cheyney. The college visitation was organized by the new Executive Director of Enrollment Management, Eric Hilton, Ph.D. and his staff.