Thursday, April 18, 2013
ALUMNI WEEKEND 2013 EVENTS - ALL CLASS REUNION
Friday, May 03, 2013 — Sunday, May 05, 2013
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
EVENT CANCELLED: The 2012 American Conference Champion Philadelphia Soul, presented by Parx Casino, announce the inaugural “Spring Band Jam” set for Saturday, April 27 at the Wells Fargo Center immediately following the Soul game.
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Cheyney University’s fourth annual Entrepreneurial Business Plan Awards event is planned for 5 pm on Wednesday, April 24. Author of the book "From the Courtroom to the Kitchen” and host of the TV show “Sugar Rush,” Warren Brown, will give the keynote address at 6 PM in Marian Anderson Music Center.
Monday, April 8, 2013
You are cordially invited to the last on-campus concert of the Cheyney University Concert Choir on Thursday, April 18, 2013. The choir has been preparing all semester for this performance and will present some old and new favorites. The concert begins at 7 pm and is free and open to the public.
Friday, April 5, 2013
Congratulations, prospective graduates, family members and guests and welcome to Cheyney University's Commencement Website! The 2013 Commencement Convocation will be held on the Cheyney University Quadrangle at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 18, 2013. All graduates are expected to participate in Commencement and must be in proper academic attire. PLEASE READ THIS INFORMATION \ TO MAKE SURE YOU HAVE MET ALL THE GRADUATION CRITERIA.
Sunday, March 31, 2013
As college communities become increasingly aware of the amounts of stress students are experiencing and its negative impact on both their health and academic performance, Cheyney University is offering training for students, faculty and staff. Online training modules and simulations are now available to the entire campus that will assist in identifying and referring students to appropriate support services on campus.
Friday, March 29, 2013
Alice Wootsen, the award-winning author of 11 romance novels, is bringing her work and her love for reading back to her alma mater on Wednesday, April 10 in Carnegie Hall Great Room at 2 pm for an old-fashioned tea party.
Friday, March 22, 2013
Cheyney University will celebrate academic excellence at the Annual Honors and Awards Convocation on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 6:00 PM in the Marian Anderson Auditorium. The entire campus community and public are invited to attend the event and the reception afterwards.
The Cheyney University Honors and Awards Convocation is an annual event designated to celebrate the accomplishments and ongoing academic excellence of Cheyney University students and faculty.
Friday, March 22, 2013
Cheyney University's Spring Career Fair is set for March 27, 2013. Marcus Foster Center Presented by the Center for Career & Professional Development, it is scheduled from 11 am to 3 pm in the Marcus Foster Student Center.
Friday, March 15, 2013
A number of degree completion programs are offered at the Cheyney University at the Philadelphia Multi-University Center (PMUC) Center City Campus, located at 701 Market Street in Philadelphia.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
“Social Media Marketing” is the topic of the ELC Program on Wednesday, March 27 at 4 pm in the UPS Conference Room at the New Residence Hall.
Monday, March 11, 2013
On Wednesday, March 27, actress Christina Chan will perform “Unbinding Our Lives” at Cheyney University’s Dudley Theatre at 7:30 pm. The solo-performance is presented as part of the 2012-2013 Arts and Lectures Series at Cheyney University. Chan will portray three real Chinese American women from China in the 1800's and their personal stories of being sold into slavery, prostitution, and abandonment in the streets of China, thus shattering the exotic, subservient, China doll image.
Monday, March 4, 2013
March 2013 Vital Communications
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Dr. Terry Rodenberg, retired professor of Sociology and Assistant Vice Chancellor of International Studies at Western Illinois University, will present a lecture on “The Negro Leagues and the Desegregation of Baseball - The Rest of the Story" on April 3. Rodenberg's lecture comes just before the release of the movie 42, a biographical film about the life of baseball player Jackie Robinson, the first African American to play Major League Baseball in the modern era.
Sunday, February 17, 2013
This Little Light of Mine, The Stories of Marian Anderson and Leontyne Price, will be performed by soprano Adrienne Danrich at the Marian Anderson Music Center on the campus of Cheyney University on Tuesday March 5 at 7:30 pm. The multi-media production includes recordings from both legends, as well as songs by Price and an audience sing-along. Tickets are available at www.cheyney.edu. http://cheyney.ticketleap.com
Thursday, February 14, 2013
The Cheyney University Spring 2013 Entrepreneurial Leadership Center Lecture Series offers an opportunity to learn from the experts how to develop a successful business. Aspects of Innovation will be offered in eight programs at the UPS Conference Room in the New Residence Hall. All programs are open to the public and are free of charge.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Mali Sadjo: The Legend of the Hippopotamus, performed by Kulu Mele African American Dance & Drum Ensemble, will entertain audiences on Thursday, March 25 at the Marian Anderson Music Center at 7:30 pm.
Saturday, January 26, 2013
On April 26, 2013, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania will present An Evening with Alice Walker to benefit the Keystone Honors Academy. The evening will entail a dinner reception at 5:00 PM in CU's Carnegie Great Room and at 7:00 PM, a lecture presented by Dr. Walker in the Marian Anderson Music Center. Sponsorship packages are available at many levels. For sponsorship information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, January 26, 2013
University College Student Wellness staff coordinator Lorna Best has planned a series of Behavioral Health Workshops for the Spring 2013 semester. The programs begin at 6 pm and will be held in February, March and April in the UPS Conference Room of the new Residence Hall. The series, Using the Creative Arts for Empowerment, Enrichment and Excellence, is planned to inspire and help students have successful academic and social experiences while at Cheyney University.
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Interested students can register for The Innovative Micro Business Plan Competition online at www.cheyneybiz1837.istart.org For further information, please email the ELC Director at email@example.com
Friday, January 11, 2013
Dear Cheyney University Student/Parent:
Greetings and Happy New Year! We wanted to share with you the information below regarding important orientation dates for all new, returning, and transfer Cheyney University students:
New Student Orientation:
• New Student Orientation (Main Campus) – January 15, 2013
• Transfer Student Orientation (Main Campus) – January 17, 2013
• Backup Orientation Date (Main Campus) – January 29, 2013
• New Student Orientation (Center City) – January 24, 2013
Thursday, December 6, 2012
Thursday, December 6, 2012
On Tuesday, Vice President Suzanne Phillips and Rev. Elisha Morris accompanied a group of Cheyney University students to the QVC headquarters in nearby West Chester. Not only was it an opportunity see QVC's studios and learn about the world's leading video and ecommerce retailer, the outing was also a chance to meet one of the most popular rap performers in history - 50 Cent.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
The Cheyney University Internship Institute program is presenting a series of Interview Preparation Workshops. Topics will include career research, resume writing, interview techniques, and dressing for interviews. Current students, particularly sophomores and juniors, as well as seniors who are preparing for transition into the career force, are encouraged to attend the free programs. Most are held in Vaux Logan Auditorium and most are held from 6:30 to 8 pm. (check listing for times).
Monday, September 24, 2012
On Thursday, October 4, Daymond John, star of ABC’s show Shark Tank and founder of FUBU, will discuss “From Rags to Riches, Guerrilla Marketing” in Dudley Theatre at 7 pm. John will share his entrepreneurial story and how he grew a company from his home into a 30 million dollar business in 3 months. His company, FUBU (For Us By Us), was originally called "Five Urban Brothers United.”