"As the oldest HBCU Cheyney knows something about this subject [referring to the film's title]. We survived; slavery, Jim Crow laws, two world wars, racism and beyond - yet still we rise," said President Aaron A. Walton in his opening remarks to the packed house.
Cheyney will host the Building Bridges for Future Leaders Professional Development Event in partnership with UPS and Lincoln University.
Cheyney University will be honoring its 1977-78 Division II National Championship men's basketball team on Saturday, February 17, 2018.
In a stunning performance, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania's Honda Campus All-Star team, placed third at the National Qualifying Tournament of the 29th annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC), held on February 3 at the University of The District Columbia in Washington D.C.
At Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, and other academic institutions worldwide, the spring term always brings with it a feeling of hope, renewal and opportunity. Yet, for many graduating seniors, there can be fear and anxiety associated with the grad school application process.
In honor of Black History Month, observed nationally throughout the month of February, Cheyney University, has arranged an array of activities that include film screenings, social events, guest speakers and more.
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania proudly nominates Ms. Anitra Jacksom for the Syed R. Ali-Zaidi Award for Academic Excellence. Anitra is an exemplary young woman in the honors program at Cheyney University, and she has accrued an impressive set of academic and pre-professional credentials during her tenure at the University.
Junior Communications major Meghan Sowersby and Keystone Honors Academy Director, Nicole Rayfield recently participated in a taping of a round-table panel discussion with Interim Chancellor Dr. Karen M. Whitney, which will be shown as part of PCN TV's Infinite Opportunities.
On Monday, February 12, 2018, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, the nation's first Historically Black College and University (HBCU), will host an exclusive screening of the documentary film, Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities.
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is excited to announce that Miss Cheyney University 2017-2018, Nina-Simone Beaver is a contestant in EBONY's 2016-2017 HBCU Campus Queens' online competition.
On Monday, December 4, 2017, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania’s offices of Athletics, Residence Life and Housing and NCAA Choices joined forces to host the second annual Drug and Alcohol Awareness Day.
On Wednesday, December 6, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania students, faculty and staff gathered in the auditorium of the Marian Anderson Music Center for an Accreditation Celebration, hosted by President Aaron A. Walton.