Wednesday, September 16, 2015
ZahRe Belle, a spoken word artist, singer, painter, teacher, aspiring social psychologist and art therapist, organized Letters to the Survivors, an Art Show and Open Mic Event at Cheyney University's Biddle Hall Gallery that opened September 16. The public can view the art from not until the end of October. Call 610-399-2334 for exhibit times.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Cheyney students listen to Zipcar Representatives explain the perks and procedures for using the 2 zipcars on campus.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
On October 8, 2015, The Cheyney Foundation is hosting an “All That Jazz” Paint Night Fundraiser at Pinot’s Palette in Chadds Ford, PA to raise money for Cheyney University's Fine Arts Program and its students. The Paint Night Fundraiser is open to the public. Tickets cost $45.00 which includes paint supplies and light refreshments. A portion of each ticket is tax deductible.
Saturday, September 12, 2015
Dr. Virgilette Nzingha Gaffin is back in the classroom at Cheyney University after doing what she's wanted to do for years--learn Arabic.
Friday, September 11, 2015
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania has received a five-year TRIO Student Support Services grant totaling $1.1 million from the U.S. Department of Education. The grant will be used to provide programs and services that address retention, GPA and graduation rates among 140 low income first-generation students.
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Rennie Harris Puremovement (RHPM) will perform at Cheyney University’s Marian Anderson Music Center on Thursday, September 24. The program showcases a vibrant collective of classic work from the past twenty years including “P-Funk” which focuses on the individuality and group dynamics of Harris’ athletic male dancers.
Monday, September 7, 2015
There has been quite a buzz around campus as Cheyney University kicked off the Learning Communities initiative. With its ambitious goals of enhancing the freshman experience, uniting the campus community, and improving student retention, this comprehensive program has garnered quite a bit of excitement.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Devin Randall, a Keystone Honors Academy (KHA) scholar, was selected to participate in the "Liberty: Unplugged! Twitter Town Hall" in Philadelphia, PA on September 12.
Saturday, August 22, 2015
The Cheyney University Class of 2019 is ready to embrace life at the Nation's 1st HBCU. They arrived on campus this week a little nervous, anxious and excited.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
The Cheyney University C Club hosted its annual golf tournament and silent auction on August 17 at Penn Oaks Country Club in West Chester, PA. As in past years, there were also events for non-golfers including a pinochle tournament and a tour of nearby Penn Woods Winery. A majority of the money raised goes toward athletic scholarships for Cheyney students.
Monday, August 17, 2015
Cheyney University's Student Government Association (SGA) officers are excited to start the 2015-16 academic year. The leadership spent the weekend in a two-day retreat on campus that brought them together on one accord.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
How was your summer vacation? It's a typical question to ask a college student as they head back to school, but it yielded some surprising replies from motivated Cheyney University students. A number of Cheyney University undergraduate students DID have a great summer, but it wasn't the usual go-to-the-beach summer.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Sharon Thorn, Director of Student Activities at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, is the University's latest recipient of The Cake Award, given to those individuals who go above and beyond the call of duty. She was honored at the end of a recent President's Executive Council meeting in Biddle Hall. The 27-year employee was completely taken off guard.
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Cheyney University's Keystone Honors Academy and Bond Hill Program offer a free undergraduate and graduate education for qualifying PA students. Both programs have proven to be lifesavers for high-achieving students who, otherwise, could not afford to pay for higher education degrees. Some students earn both undergraduate and graduate degrees free of charge because the qualify for the scholarships.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Leonard Brown and Jasmine Richardson are hard at work after spending two weeks abroad in Norway. The Keystone Honors Academy Scholars were competitively selected to receive full scholarships to study leadership, peace and environmental sustainability earlier this summer. The pair joined two honors students from each of the 13 other PA State System of Higher Education schools for the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
Friday, June 26, 2015
Dr. Norma George, Professor and Chair of Cheyney University's English, Languages and Communication Arts Department, and Director of International Programs, is headed to Durban, South Africa for a month as a participant in a Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad. The goal is for Professor George and her colleagues to develop educational modules that they will share with others, and incorporate into their courses when they return.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
At the June 16 Trustee meeting Dr. Frank G. Pogue presented Sam Patterson, a 1982 Cheyney graduate, with the Cake Award for demonstrating outstanding service at the University.
Monday, June 15, 2015
Seventy-five Cheyney University student-athletes were named to the Athletic Director's 2015 Honor Roll. Cheyney University's bowling team earned the top team GPA with an impressive 3.44.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Cheyney University is pleased to announce that it will host the National Summer Transportation Institute (NSTI) for high school students in grades 10, 11, and 12 on its campus in Cheyney, PA July 20 through August 14, 2015. Scholarships are provided to cover all expenses for accepted students.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
The Hyatt School Summer Bridge Program at Cheyney University this summer introduces high school students to the five major sectors of the modern hospitality industry - hotels & lodging, food & beverage, travel & tourism, recreation & leisure management and meetings & events.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania's New Science Center which opened in August 2014 is officially Silver LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) certified. The US Green Building Council gave the Nation's 1st HBCU the news this month.
Friday, May 22, 2015
College students can make the most of their summer time, boost their GPA and build up some credits for required courses through Cheyney University’s “CU in the Summer” offerings. In addition, non-Cheyney students can also take the five-week-long classes whether they are pursuing a degree at another university or just looking to take a course that interests them.
Sunday, May 10, 2015
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania was packed May 9 as family and friends gathered to watch the Class of 2015 walk across the stage to receive their long-awaited diplomas. The sweeping white tent on the historic quadrangle of the Nation’s 1st HBCU overflowed with well-wishers. As the University Band played Pomp and Circumstance, nearly 250 graduates processed behind Cheyney Administrators, Faculty, and Class of 1965 members who were on hand to celebrate their 50th anniversary.
Friday, May 8, 2015
Torch Night, a new tradition at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, took place on the historic quad at the Nation's 1st HBCU on May 7. Graduating seniors lit the candles of underclassman in a special ceremony that signified passing the torch of leadership to the underclassmen.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Marsha-Browne Depte, Management Technician for the University's Office of Development, is the latest recipient of Cheyney University's Cake Award.
LaSalle University MBA Program Visit
Tuesday, October 6
- 4:00 PM
GRAD SCHOOL 101
Thursday, October 8
GRADUATE SCHOOL FAIR
Thursday, October 22
- 5:00 PM
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT LECTURE - The Psychology of Success
Thursday, October 29
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT LECTURE - Culture and Behavioral Dynamics in the Workplace
Thursday, November 5
Thursday, March 10
HONORS AND AWARDS CONVOCATION
Thursday, April 14